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.

Chicago Town Hall Favors Public Option

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Organizers Rally Support For Chicago's Olympic Bid

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University Of Illinois Panel Chair Resigns

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Ill. Officials Want Tougher Cemetery Regulations

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Skeletons Of The Auto Industry Linger Across U.S.

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Lynching Victim's Grave In Disrepair

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Cemetery Workers Accused Of Grave Tampering

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Two Women Campaign For NOW Presidency

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A Housing Market Bright Spot: The Quad Cities

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Chicago's 24-Hour Postal Service Comes To An End

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Blues Queen Koko Taylor Dies At 80

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Sen. Burris Denies Wrongdoing Over Senate Seat

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Illinois Lawmakers Considering Civil Unions

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Recession Keeps Older Flight Attendants In The Air

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