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Snapchat Sued Under Illinois Biometric Information Usage Law

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The social media company is being sued for allegedly violating a law in the mid-Western state that requires companies to get written consent from users before collecting biometric information

The Hidden Advantages of Having (or Being) a Bad Boss

Inc Startups

Workers leave good bosses and bad bosses in equal measure, according to a new study from the University of Illinois

How a Single Social Media Blunder Cost a University $2 Million

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A single social media incident cost the University of Illinois $2 million. Here is what happened, and how you can protect yourself from similar problems

Illinois outlasts NC State 88-74 in ACC/Big 10 Challenge

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Malcolm Hill scored 22 points to lead Illinois to an 88-74 victory over North Carolina State on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)

Elon beats Northern Illinois 85-80 in 2OT

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Tyler Seibring's scored five points in the second overtime to help Elon rally to an 85-80 win over Northern Illinois in Friday's second round of the NIU Thanksgiving Classic DEKALB, Ill. (AP)

North Carolina Central defeats Eastern Illinois 57-52

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jeremiah Ingram had 13 points and nine rebounds and North Carolina Central held off Eastern Illinois 57-52 on Tuesday

Elon beats Illinois-Chicago 91-80 behind Swoope, Dawkins

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Dainan Swoope scored a career-high 26 points, Brian Dawkins added a career-best 19 points and made all three of this 3-pointers and Elon beat Illinois-Chicago 91-80 in Wednesday's opener of the NIU Thanksgiving Classic DEKALB, Ill. (AP)

Trubisky leads North Carolina past Illinois, 48-23

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Finke, Nunn lead Illinois past Western Carolina, 80-68

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Kendrick Nunn scored 27 points and Michael Finke added 24 to help Illinois survive Western Carolina Saturday, 80-68 CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)

Trubisky leads North Carolina past Illinois, 48-23

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Trubisky leads North Carolina past Illinois, 48-23

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North Carolina could use another Illinois boost

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North Carolina Central tops Eastern Illinois 65-40

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AP) — Dante Holmes led four North Carolina Central players in double figures with 14 points and the Eagles beat Eastern Illinois 65-40 on Friday in the third round of the Emerald Coas NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP)

Illinois looks for 3-0 start in visit to North Carolina

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Few teams could understand the uncertainty going through the Illinois locker room once the school fired coach Tim Beckman a week before the season CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP)

A.J. Fike wins ARCA Racing Series event in Illinois

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Fike raced to his first ARCA Racing Series victory Sunday, holding off Kyle Weatherman at the Illinois State Fairgrounds SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) AP) — A.J.

Strong storms come to Illinois, Ohio Valley, then shift east

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AP) — The Storm Prediction Center is telling people around Illinois and the Ohio Valley to watch the skies for multiple rounds of bad weather NORMAN, Okla. (AP)

Illinois adds Duke series to 2025, '26 football schedules

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AP) — Illinois and Duke have agreed to play a home-and-home series in the 2025 and 2026 football seasons CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP)

Almost gone, Illinois' Foster elected to stay _ and score

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Studies: Illinois' fixed-tuition law drives up others' costs

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NC woman wants to help troubled Illinois cemetery

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AP) — A North Carolina woman is trying to save a troubled cemetery in southern Illinois BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP)

Launch Party for Sleep Your Way To The Top And Other Myths About Business Success

Feld Thoughts

Jane will reveals the tips and tricks she learned on her journey from small town Illinois girl to shattering the glass ceiling at more than one male-dominated corporation.

Terminally ill former Illinois lawmaker reports to prison

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AP) — A terminally ill former Illinois lawmaker has reported to prison to begin serving an eight-year sentence for compiling and trading more than 2,700 pornographic images of young childELGIN, Ill. (AP)

After 2 easy wins, Illinois stumbles in 48-14 loss at UNC

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AP) — Illinois' fast start to the season hit a thud in its first road game CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP)

AP-BKC--W. Carolina-Illinois Box

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NC man, Illinois child killed in Forsyth wreck

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AP) — The Highway Patrol has released the names of a North Carolina man and a boy from Illinois who died in a multi-vehicle wreck in Forsyth County RURAL HALL, N.C. (AP)

Illinois State provost named new Appalachian State chancellor

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CHAPEL HILL — The woman who has been provost at Illinois State University since 2008 now is the chancellor of Appalachian State University

Ex-Illinois coach working at UNC as volunteer assistant

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Gregg Fraley on CANTV Tonight (Jan. 24, 2013)

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Campbell is the Chicago chapter NSA President (technically it’s NSA Illinois). An “out of the blue” telephone call has me appearing on cable tv in Chicago tonight at 7 PM CST.

Illinois Court to Decide Privacy Suit Over Facebook's Photo-Tagging Feature

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Federal court rejects Facebook's claim it need only follow California law

Former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. reports to North Carolina prison

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CHICAGO — Former Illinois U.S. Jesse Jackson Jr. has reported to a North Carolina federal prison to serve a 2 1/2-year prison term for misusing campaign funds, a prison official said Tuesday

Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

Marc Andreessen

I would also like to acknowledge Larry Smarr, Joe Hardin, and all of my colleagues at NCSA and the University of Illinois at the time. I am humbled and grateful to be a co-winner of the 2013 Queen Elizabeth Prize. Thank you to the judges, and congratulations to Robert, Vint, Louis, and Tim. I would first like to acknowledge my partner in creating Mosaic, Eric Bina. Eric co-wrote the original code for Mosaic with me — specifically all the difficult parts.

Why Your State Should Be a VC

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Illinois wants to invest $220 million in startups. Don't tell me it's toorisky a play by a state with big budget troubles.Think of it as a diversifiedinvestment in jobs that more governments should consider

Consumer Products Entrepreneurs to Meet Active Investors in Chicago, Illinois on August 25

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new panel with deal-seeking Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists specific to the Consumer Products and Service. FundingPost With over 10,000 CEOs and 700 Venture Capital Funds attending events in 20 cities nationwide; 750 lawyers in 18 offices across the United States and in China, is a leading international

What Is Unemployment Insurance?

Up and Running

Illinois: $460.08. In Illinois for example, if an employee walks off the job, you have eight days to contact the employee to verify and document that they quit, otherwise they will win a claim at the unemployment office because you have no proof that they quit.

The Economic Clout of Women-Owned Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Not surprisingly, California, New York, Texas, Florida and Illinois are the top five states with women-owned businesses in 2012 (the top five hasn’t changed in 15 years). Did you know that women start businesses at 1.5x the U.S. national average?

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – September 2012


Georgia and Pennsylvania bumped Illinois out of the top five, and were tied for fifth place. September’s Startup Map showcases the latest trends in startup profiles created on Gust between September 1 st and September 30 th. Some of the entrepreneurs chose to keep their startup profiles private and therefore are labeled as unpublished in this month’s map, and were not included in the trends analysis.

A Venture Capital History Perspective From Jack Tankersley

Feld Thoughts

For example, my firm at the time, Continental Illinois Venture Corporation, the wholly owned SBIC of Chicago’s Continental Bank, had many successful investments. In January, Jerry Neumann wrote a long and detailed analysis of his view of the VC industry in the 1980’s titled Heat Death: Venture Capital in the 1980’s. While I don’t know Jerry very well, I like him and thought his post was extremely detailed and thoughtful. However, there were some things in it that didn’t ring true for me.

The National Science Foundation Innovation Corps – What America Does Best

Steve Blank

Principal Investigator: Ali Abbas University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Principal Investigator: Yi Lu University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. We ran the first National Science Foundation Innovation Corps class October to December 2011.

Episode 12: Communication And Profitability With Mel West

Mike Michalowicz

Martin’s University and his Bachelors of Science Degree (BS) in Workforce, Education, and Development from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Show Summary . Business owner Mel West joins Episode 12 of the Profit First Podcast.

Play4Skill Raises $400K for Dominoes Gambling

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Players located in any of the 12 states in the United States of America: Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, lowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Montana, Ohio, Tennessee and Vermont, are neither eligible to open an account with Dominoes Stars.