Cheryl Corley Cheryl Corley is a Chicago-based NPR correspondent who works for the National Desk. She primarily covers criminal justice issues as well as breaking news in the Midwest and across the country.
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Chinese President's Chicago Stop Sounds Like Home

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Chicago Mayoral Candidates Work To Solidify Base

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GOP's Kirk Wins Obama's Former Senate Seat In Ill.

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Illinois Senate Race Attracts Parties' Big Guns

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Realtor Teresa Sciubba (left) talks to real estate investor Kristin Gragg outside a foreclosed property in Chandler, Ariz. Matt York/AP hide caption

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Home Foreclosures Continue Despite Delays

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State Sen. Bill Brady, Republican candidate for governor in Illinois. M. Spencer Green/AP hide caption

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GOP Has Chance To 'Plant Flag' In Obama's State

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Illinois Reacts To Blagojevich Verdict

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A BlackBerry may be convenient, even essential for some jobs. A lawsuit in Chicago contends employees should be compensated for using the devices to work after hours. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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