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Extra Extra: Senate Approves Temporary Budget, Sends To Rauner's Desk

By Rachel Cromidas in News on Jul 15, 2015 10:30PM

  • The Illinois Senate has approved a temporary budget to get the state through August, but Gov. Bruce Rauner is expected to veto it when it gets to his desk. [Sun-Times]

  • It has been 20 years since the epic heat wave of 1995 broke records and claimed lives in and around Chicago. [Chicago Tribune]

  • Chicago health professionals and residents reflected on the impact of frequent Internet pornography consumption on regular users and people with addictive behaviors. [RedEye]

  • A woman died after apparently jumping from a Streeterville tower Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.[DNAinfo]

  • Divvy bikeshare is trying to beef up its offerings in and around Chicago's music festivals to keep up with increasing demand for the bike sharing service from fest-goers. [Chicago Tribune]
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