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College football revolution stalled, for now

College football revolution stalled, for now

By Dan Escalona

August 25, 2015

Former Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter was on the verge of leading a college sports revolution and becoming an icon of the labor movement in one swoop.Instead, he has become a modern Sisyphus-like figure in a campaign to create a more equitable system in college athletics.Colter was driving the e...

Age limit not barrier for smoking

By The Daily Illini Editorial Board

April 28, 2015

Just approved by Hawaii lawmakers Friday, a bill on the desk of Gov. David Ige would ban the sale, use and possession of both cigarettes and e-cigarettes to anyone under the age of 21. The Institute of Medicine estimates raising the smoking age to 21 would lower the prevalence of smoking to 12 percent...