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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Emanuel Avoids Runoff, Wins Mayor's Job In Chicago

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Mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel leaves Chicago's Home of Chicken and Waffles restaurant following a campaign stop and lunch Monday. He is the front-runner among the six candidates. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Chicago Voters Head To Polls To Replace Mayor Daley

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Mayoral candidates (from left) Rahm Emanuel, Miguel del Valle and Gery Chico wait for the start of Monday's debate at the WTTW television studios in Chicago. The fourth candidate, Carol Moseley Braun, arrived later. Charles Cherney/AP hide caption

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Winter Storm Strikes Midwest To Northeast

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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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