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Moms, dads get kids ready for school

With school starting Tuesday for more than 400,000 Chicago Public Schools students, Walter Turner stood in a long line Monday to buy new clothes for his son, Damien Crawford, who is starting third grade at Tanner Elementary School. “I want him to be prepared for his first day,” Turner said.

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It's a girl: Rep. Tammy Duckworth due in December

Wounded Iraq war vet Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., a double amputee, is pregnant.  A girl. Due in early December.   “My husband Bryan and I are thrilled to announce that we are expecting our first child later this year,” Duckworth told me in an e-mail.

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