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The science and technology ministry aims to establish 25 scientific research institutes of international standards by the year 2020.
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A Tennessee man with ties to Chicago has been charged in a 2014 attempted drug robbery on the Northwest Side that left the intended victim and one of the attackers dead. Chicago police, aided by U.S.
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A tenured professor at Wheaton College suspended for saying Muslims and Christians worship the same God has reached an agreement with the west suburban evangelical school to end her employment there,
Mike Dunleavy turned down overtures from LeBron James and the Cavaliers to re-sign with the Bulls last summer, content family-wise in Chicago and confident in the franchise's ability to compete for a
Three monitoring wells at the nuclear plant showed elevated levels of radioactivity but the contamination appeared limited to the groundwater beneath the plant, officials said.
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The latest government attempt to improve the use of technology in the NHS in England is launched, with the aim of making services faster and more convenient.
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