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By Staff in News on Nov 14, 2011 6:40PM

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  • Two people are in critical condition after a gas explosion destroyed their home on the Southwest side yesterday. [Tribune]
  • Serious Eats Chicago launched today. [Serious Eats Chicago]
  • A juror in the William Cellini trial didn't reveal past convictions, which could put Cellini's conviction in jeopardy. [Crain's]
  • The president of Second Mile, the charity connected to the Penn State sex abuse scandal, resigned. [Sun-Times]
  • Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews was named the NHL's "Third Star" of the Week. [CBS Chicago]
  • Rescued bald eaglets were released to the wild at Starved Rock State Park. [Chicago Breaking News]
  • Six more state senators join James Meeks in not seeking re-election. [ABC 7]