Cheryl Corley Cheryl Corley is a NPR correspondent who works for the National Desk and is based in Chicago. She travels throughout the Midwest covering issues and events throughout the region's 12 states.
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Chicago Residents Call For More Transparency In City Housing Authority

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Dontey Carter (from left), Mel Moffitt, Lenard Smith, Ned Alexander and Allen Frazier are all members of the Lost Voices group, formed after Michael Brown's death in August. They say they want to ensure justice for Michael Brown and other unarmed individuals killed by police officers. Cheryl Corley/NPR hide caption

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With Ferguson Protests, 20-Somethings Become First-Time Activists

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In Chicago, A Long Farewell To Famed 'Hot Dougs'

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HBCUs Move To Address Campus Sexual Assaults, But Is It Enough?

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Faux tombstones line a lawn in Medinah, Ill. It's a campaign to heighten awareness about an epidemic of heroin and pain pill overdoses — a prelude to International Overdose Awareness Day on Aug. 31. Cheryl Corley/NPR hide caption

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Sending A Message About Drug Use With A Fake Graveyard

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Chicago's All-Black Little League Team Enhances City's Image

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To Combat Looting In Ferguson, Mo. Governor Institutes Curfew

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Ferguson Officer's Motives In Police Shooting Remain Murky

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Latest Protests In Ferguson, Mo., Don't Take Violent Turn

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Ferguson Braces For New Night Of Clashes, As Leaders Call For Peace

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Alva Earley shows off his diploma after receiving it from Galesburg Superintendent Bart Arthur. Evan Temchin/Knox College hide caption

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At 73, Man Finally Gets Diploma Denied For Defying Segregation

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Tribune Publishing Debuts On New York Stock Exchange

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Community Prosecutions Credited With Drops In Crime

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The city of Davenport, Iowa, is home to about 100,000 people. The city's mayor, Bill Gluba, wants the city to shelter some of the unaccompanied minors who have crossed the southern border of the U.S., but some members of the City Council oppose his efforts. scmcgee/Flickr hide caption

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Iowa Mayor Calls For 'Caring Cities' To Take In Young Immigrants

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