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Penguins in the US have 'field trip' to visit other animals in zoo before COVID-19 lockdown [Video]

Penguins in the US have 'field trip' to visit other animals in zoo before COVID-19 lockdown

This is the adorable moment a penguin had a field trip inside a zoo in Chicago, Illinois on March 16, during the COVID-19 lockdown. The penguin day out was organised by the Shedd Aquarium. The..

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Three More COVID-19 Deaths, 236 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Illinois [Video]

Three More COVID-19 Deaths, 236 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Illinois

Gov. JB Pritzker announces the state's efforts to ramp up production of personal protective equipment, as the state's total number of coronavirus cases rises to 1,285 and the number of deaths rises to..

Credit: CBS 2 Chicago     Duration: 45:53Published
COVID-19 Puts Strain On Medical Staff In Illinois [Video]

COVID-19 Puts Strain On Medical Staff In Illinois

Gov. JB Pritzker has asked for medical professionals who have retired or otherwise left the field to return to fight coronavirus. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.

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Gov. JB Pritzker Announces 128 New COVID-19 Cases In Illinois [Video]

Gov. JB Pritzker Announces 128 New COVID-19 Cases In Illinois

Gov. JB Pritzker says there are now 288 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Illinois, including 42 at a nursing home in Willowbrook, which is under quarantine.

Credit: CBS 2 Chicago     Duration: 46:09Published
Blagojevich Returns To Chicago After Trump Commutes Prison Sentence [Video]

Blagojevich Returns To Chicago After Trump Commutes Prison Sentence

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is back home in Chicago after President Donald Trump commuted his 14-year sentence.

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President Trump commutes sentence of former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich, who served time in Colorado [Video]

President Trump commutes sentence of former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich, who served time in Colorado

President Donald Trump on Tuesday commuted the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who had been serving a 14-year sentence for political corruption at the Federal Correctional Institution..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 02:08Published
Rod Blagojevich Flies Out Of Denver After Sentence Is Commuted [Video]

Rod Blagojevich Flies Out Of Denver After Sentence Is Commuted

Speaking to reporters at Denver International Airport, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich said he had no idea President Trump planned to commute him Tuesday.

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Former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich speaks at DIA after he was released from federal prison in Colorado [Video]

Former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich speaks at DIA after he was released from federal prison in Colorado

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who had been serving a 14-year sentence for political corruption at the Federal Correctional Institution Englewood in Jefferson County.

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Trump Commutes Prison Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich, Issues Other Pardons [Video]

Trump Commutes Prison Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich, Issues Other Pardons

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is a free man. He was released from prison Tuesday after President Donald Trump commuted his prison sentence and issued other pardons; CBS2's Dick Brennan..

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President Trump discusses sentence commutation for Rod Blagojevich [Video]

President Trump discusses sentence commutation for Rod Blagojevich

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had commuted the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who had been serving a 14-year sentence for political corruption at the Federal Correctional..

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Flatter or fight? Governors seeking help must navigate Trump

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President Trump Signs Order To Prevent Hoarding Amid Outbreak

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FEMA Distributing Medical Supplies From National Stockpile

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Trump Attacks ‘Small Group’ of Governors and Media After Illinois Gov. Calls Out Federal Coronavirus Response

Illinois Governor *J.B. Pritzker* is the latest target of a Twitter missive from President *Donald Trump*, after saying on TV the federal government needs to "step up" in helping states dealing with..
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Illinois Gov. Pritzker slams 'profoundly un-American', 'racist speech' on coronavirus

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker appeared to implicitly criticize President Trump during a coronavirus response briefing in Chicago on Saturday afternoon.
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Illinois Governor Orders Residents To Stay Home Amid Pandemic

illinois governor orders residents to stay home amid pandemic
Watch VideoIllinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued an order Friday requiring residents to stay home as much as possible starting Saturday at 5 p.m. Under the order, which is effective until at least..
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Illinois governor imposes stay-at-home order

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday ordered all state residents to remain in their homes except for essentials, joining similar dramatic efforts in California and New York to limit the spread of the..
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Illinois Gov. Issues Stay-At-Home Order To Fight Coronavirus

"We know this will be hard," Gov. J.B. Pritzker said in a news conference, adding that the new rules are expected to last until April 7.
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Illinois issues statewide shelter-in-place order

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has ordered all state residents to shelter in place. The order, which exempts trips out for essentials, begins Saturday and applies to all of the state’s 12.9 million..
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AP Sources: Illinois governor to order shelter in place

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker will on Friday order residents to remain in their homes except for essentials, joining similar dramatic efforts in California and New York to..
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Chicago Becomes First City To Open A Polling Place Inside Local Jail

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Watch VideoChicago's Cook County Jail is the first facility in the country to have its own polling precinct inside the jail to offer voting for pre-trial detainees.  "They look at us as criminals..
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Chicago Restaurant Owner Worried About Aid Timing In COVID-19 Shutdown

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Top US Disease Expert Backs Nationwide Lockdown

The United States’ top infectious disease expert says he would favor a national lockdown to stop further spread of the coronavirus — the same kind of drastic step some hard-hit countries have..
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What's Happening: Europe's cafes and bars shut amid outbreak

Life across Europe is coming to a standstill as governments order border closures, worship services are canceled and bars and cafes are shuttered. Chaos erupted at some airports in the U.S. as citizens..
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Illinois governor closes all restaurants, bars to dine-in customers

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States consider new virus restrictions as revelers pack bars

New Jersey's governor is considering a curfew, and Illinois may require bars and restaurants to close after revelers ignored warnings against attending large gatherings to prevent the spread of..
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Illinois governor closes all K-12 schools; Missouri governor issues state of emergency

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday announced a two-week closure of all K-12 schools in the state, effective Monday. At the same time, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson issued a state of emergency in a move..
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Coronavirus Containment Policies Close Curtains For U.S. Theaters

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Illinois, Michigan Governors confront COVID-19

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker asked state's major sports team owners to cancel games or play without fans until May 1 to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said..
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Rod Blagojevich disbarred by disciplinary commission

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was disbarred Tuesday, just weeks after his felon conviction was commuted by President Trump. 
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Illinois lawyers say Blagojevich should be disbarred

CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich won his freedom last week when President Donald Trump commuted his prison sentence, but he may lose his law licence. At a hearing on Tuesday before..
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Blagojevich calling himself a political prisoner is 'nuts,' Cooper says in heated interview

Ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich again called himself a 'political prisoner' on CNN. Anderson Cooper wasn't having it.
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TV analyst? Spokesman? Freed ex-governor goes job hunting

CHICAGO (AP) — Job wanted: Ex-governor and ex-con with strong speaking skills and good hair seeking employment. Fresh out of prison thanks to a commutation this week from President Donald Trump,..
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Trump picks pardon requests from wealthy pals and GOP donors

WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s a common thread among the 11 felons who found favor with President Donald Trump this week: All who were pardoned or set free had advocates among the president’s wealthy..
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‘Carousel of Corruption’: CNN’s Amanda Carpenter Buries Blagojevich for Gleefully Branding Himself a ‘Trumpocrat’

“I’m a Trumpocrat,” said former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich Thursday — one day after his prison sentence was commuted by President Donald Trump. “So far up until now in the history of our..
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Former DOJ Pardon Official Says Trump Bypassed Regular Channels: ‘Ordinary People’ Won’t Have a Chance at Pardons

A former Department of Justice official who managed the executive clemency program during much of the ’90s says that President Donald Trump — in commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod..
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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich Speaks Out After Prison Sentence Shortened

One day after President Trump commuted Rod Blagojevich's corruption sentence, the former Illinois governor held a "homecoming" news conference outside his Chicago residence.
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2-year lobbying effort pays off in freedom for Blagojevich

CHICAGO (AP) — When Patti Blagojevich made repeated public pleas for her husband’s release from federal prison, there was no mistaking her intended audience: President Donald Trump. For nearly two..
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Blagojevich thanks Trump for commuted sentence

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich thanks President Donald Trump for commuting his sentence for political corruption. (Feb. 19)  
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Fox’s Melissa Francis Rips Blagojevich for Gushing About Trump Restoring His ‘Stolen’ Freedom: ‘Tough to Stomach’

Fox News' *Melissa Francis* was not particularly impressed by comments from former Illinois Gov. *Rod Blagojevich* after having his prison sentence commuted by President *Donald Trump*.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Highlights from imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s political career and legal saga: — 1993: Blagojevich begins a three-year stint as an Illinois state..
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