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Swine Flu: Illinois Confirms 9 Cases, At Least 90 Probable

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Illinois Department of Public Health has confirmed six additional cases of swine flu, bringing the state's total number ...

Swine Flu: Illinois Has 3 Confirmed Cases, Nearly 100 Probable

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- State health officials say Illinois has three confirmed cases of swine flu and 96 probable cases of the illnesses. The Illi...

Chicago Immigration March: Smaller Crowd Blamed On Flu Fears, Scheduling (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- With drums banging and trumpets blowing, hundreds of people marched through downtown Chicago Friday demanding passage of an immigrati...

Swine Flu Fears Limit Cook County Jail Visitors

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Authorities plan to limit visitors to the Cook County Jail to immediate family members because of swine flu concerns. The Cook County...

Swine Flu Fears Changing Catholic Communion

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Some Roman Catholic pastors in Chicago have stopped distributing communion wine as a precaution against the transmission of swine flu....

Flu Will Likely Kill 3,500 in Illinois

David Ormsby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Ormsby

The media and the public need to take a breath. And it can be safely done -- without the mask.

Swine Flu Fears Could Cut Into May Day Immigration Rallies

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The timing is not the best. Immigration-rights rallies are set for Friday as health officials try to clamp down on a swine flu epidemi...

Swine Flu: 9 Probable Cases In Illinois, Chicago School Closed (VIDEO)

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- The swine flu outbreak reached into Illinois on Wednesday with the state reporting its first probable cases, shutting down at last thr...

Swine Flu Case At Notre Dame, Chicago Flooded With Reports

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Illinois still has no confirmed cases of swine flu, but Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Terry Mason predicted on Tues...

Swine Flu: Chicago's Mexican Community Prepares, School Bans Handshakes

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Religious and community leaders in Chicago's Mexican neighborhoods are trying to educate residents and calm fears about a swine flu ou...