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  • Downers Grove residents warned about phone scams

    Downers Grove residents warned about phone scams
    Two Downers Grove residents reported receiving harassing phone calls, one consistent with a Microsoft phone scam making the rounds in the area. The first call occurred Sept. 15, according to police reports. A woman reported that an unknown man called...
  • Voter registration deadline is Tuesday

    Voter registration deadline is Tuesday
    Voters who want to participate in the Nov. 4 general election must register by 5 p.m. Tuesday. Rules for this year's election include a strict new law that requires Virginian voters to present valid photo identification. You can register to vote...
  • Democrats pack Illinois ballot with referendum questions

     Democrats pack Illinois ballot with referendum questions
    Before Illinois voters get to the main event of choosing between Gov. Pat Quinn and challenger Bruce Rauner, they'll be faced with five referendum questions asking about crime victims' rights, voting protections, a minimum wage hike, birth control and...
  • Orland Park reviewing solicitor rules after campaigner ticketed

     Orland Park reviewing solicitor rules after campaigner ticketed
    Orland Park officials said they are reexamining a solicitation ordinance challenged in federal court by a political group that claimed the village illegally kept workers canvassing for Gov. Pat Quinn from going door-to-door, though the lawsuit has since...
  • Dairy Queen hacked; 19 Illinois stores affected

    Dairy Queen hacked; 19 Illinois stores affected
    Software systems were compromised at about 400 U.S. Dairy Queen shops, including 19 in Illinois and 30 in Indiana, the restaurant chain said, making it the latest retailer to confirm a data breach. International Dairy Queen said its investigation...
  • Virginia court system keeping data secret – and keeping mum about it

    Virginia court system keeping data secret – and keeping mum about it
    A compilation of court records from Virginia's court system that, among other things, shows patterns in plea deals and sentencing and delays between criminal incidents, arrests and prosecution is now being held secret by the office that administers the...
  • Patrick Henry Mall Dairy Queen hit by data security breach

    Patrick Henry Mall Dairy Queen hit by data security breach
    The Dairy Queen at the Patrick Henry Mall in Newport News is one of nearly 400 locations affected by a recent data security incident, according to a company news release. International Dairy Queen, Inc. announced Thursday that some of its stores had...
  • Connecticut Dairy Queen Locations Affected By Data Breach

    Connecticut Dairy Queen Locations Affected By Data Breach
    Dairy Queen, Inc. has announced a data breach that could expose the credit and bank card data of customers at numerous Dairy Queen locations around the country, including three in Connecticut. "International Dairy Queen, Inc. recently learned of a...
  • Dairy Queen says customer data hacked in 46 states

    Dairy Queen says customer data hacked in 46 states
    Ice cream and fast-food restaurant chain Dairy Queen has confirmed a security breach that may have compromised the payment card information of customers at several hundred locations across 46 states. Computers at Dairy Queen locations, and one Orange...
  • Outsourcing STEM Jobs Bad For Workers, Students

    Mara Lee's article about H1-B visas dovetails neatly with some of my own thoughts about the push for STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) education here in the U.S. [Oct. 9, Business, "Big Chunk Of H1-B Visa Go To Outsourcing Firms"]. I...
  • Sears detects data breach at Kmart

    Sears detects data breach at Kmart
    Retailer Sears Holdings Corp. said the payment data system at its Kmart Holding Corp. unit had been breached, and that certain debit and credit card numbers could have been compromised. Discount chain Kmart is investigating the breach. The...