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Here are the stories we're following today:
• A state investigation into a $98 million construction grant awarded to UNO has investors on Wall Street nervous.
• The Sun-Times' Dan Mihalopoulos first reported that state money was paid to companies owned by brothers of a top UNO executive. The executive in question -- Miguel D'Escoto -- resigned and construction of a new Southwest Side UNO school has been halted.
• A new push is under way by supporters of same-sex marriage in Illinois.
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