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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FBI, Local Police Arrest Dozens Of People In Effort To Avert Potential Mass Shootings

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Mississippi River floodwaters inundate the pavilion and a play area at Harriet Island in St. Paul, Minn., this past March. Jim Mone/AP hide caption

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Wet, Wild And High: Lakes And Rivers Wreak Havoc Across Midwest, South

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The Fayette County school system runs regular classes for the young people incarcerated at the Fayette Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Lexington, Ky. Cheryl Corley/NPR hide caption

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Running Away Or Skipping School Could Get A Kid Locked Up. Now That's Changing

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Kentucky's Turnaround On Prosecuting Minors For 'Status Offenses' Like Truancy

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A Doggone Good Celebration: Shelter Dogs Graduate Cook County Jail Training Program

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Historic Former Publisher Of Ebony And Jet Magazines Files For Bankruptcy

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Chicago Voters Elect Their First African-American Female Mayor

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News Brief: FAA Head On Capitol Hill, Jussie Smollett

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Chicago police officers line up outside the District 1 central headquarters during a protest of the police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. The shooting death became a rallying cry for activists calling for police reform. Paul Beaty/AP hide caption

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'The Consent Decree Will Make Us Better,' Federal Oversight of Chicago Police Begins

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Consent Decree Goes Into Effect For Chicago Police Department

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2 African-American Women In Runoff Election To Be Chicago's Mayor

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R. Kelly Bond Set At $1 Million In Sexual Abuse Case

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Universities Scour Yearbooks After Northam

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Political Crisis Continues In Virginia's State Government

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