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Preckwinkle's last campaign ad before election: 'I've fought City Hall, now it's time to put me in charge'

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

In a new and final campaign ad before the Feb. 26 election, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle talks about how she's been fighting the men - from former Mayor Richard...
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Emanuel and Pritzker write to Amazon: 'You should take another look at Chicago'

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker sent a joint letter to Amazon on Thursday, asking them to reconsider Chicago after the online behemoth announced it...
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Illinois' wealthiest man giving $1 million to Chicago mayoral candidate Bill Daley

3 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Billionaire hedge fund CEO Ken Griffin, who has given tens of millions to former Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and supported Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, is donating $1 million...
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No red light cameras, lower CTA fares - candidates for mayor talk transportation

5 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

No red light cameras - or fewer. Lower CTA fares for low-income riders. More rules for ride-share. Candidates for Chicago mayor have plenty of opinions about how to improve...
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The State of the Union Was Political Malpractice

6 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

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Mayor's office to release statement on city's response to extreme cold

6 days ago   |   ABC

Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office is expected to release a report on the city's response to last week's extreme cold Sunday.
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Ford Eyes $1 Billion Investment, 500 Jobs in Chicago, While Cutting Overseas Staff

9 days ago   |   Newsweek   |   7 articles

“It's a real vote of confidence in this city,” said Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the auto show. He added that the city had ordered 200 new police cruisers from Ford.
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Candidate wants to slow down subsidy for The 78 project after reports of federal investigation at City Hall

12 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A candidate seeking to succeed Ald. Danny Solis in the City Council says Solis' cooperation with federal investigators means the city should pump the brakes on a public subsidy...
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With EPA probe stalled by federal shutdown, city steps in to crack down on toxic manganese

15 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

With a federal probe of brain-damaging manganese pollution stalled by the recent government shutdown, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration is stepping in with new regulations...
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Chicago Tried to Make Neighborhoods Denser. Instead They Got More Expensive

15 days ago   |   Slate

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wanted developers in his city to build more apartments around the city's El stations. So in 2013 and 2015, Chicago changed its zoning code near...
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Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern...

Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern who was at his first day of work

At least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a local manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, February 15. A 21-year-old Human Resources intern, as... Read more ...

Brothers Released Without Charges In Jussie Smollett Case

Brothers Released Without Charges In Jussie Smollett Case

Chicago police said late Friday two people have been released without charges after being arrested earlier in the alleged beating of "Empire" star Jussie Smollett. Read more ...

Vatican defrocks former US Cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

Vatican defrocks former US Cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

ROME - The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing... Read more ...

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Before picking football over baseball, Kyler Murray got some advice from another famous two-sport star. Read more ...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates, highlights, results

Will Trae Young best Luka Doncic in the Skills Challenge? Can Seth Curry outshoot Stephen Curry? NBA All-Star's Saturday night events are filled with juicy storylines. Read more ...

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Kyle Guy scored 22 points, De'Andre Hunter had 20 with 10 rebounds and No. 4 Virginia withstood a late push by Notre Dame to win 60-54 on Saturday. Read more ...

No. 23 Iowa St's 3-point barrage beats No. 18 K-State, 78-64

No. 23 Iowa St's 3-point barrage beats No. 18 K-State, 78-64

MANHATTAN, Kan. - Lindell Wigginton hit five 3-pointers and scored 23 points, Talen Horton-Tucker buried six 3s and had 20, and No. 23 Iowa State pulled away late for a 78-64... Read more ...

Edwards, Haarms team up to lead No. 12 Purdue past Penn St

Edwards, Haarms team up to lead No. 12 Purdue past Penn St

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Carsen Edwards scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half Saturday and Matt Haarms added a career-high 18 points to lead No. 12 Purdue past Penn... Read more ...

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract

Alcides Escobar went to the All-Star game with the Royals in 2015 and won a World Series for Kansas City in the same year. Read more ...

21-year-old Aurora victim was at the first day of his internship

21-year-old Aurora victim was at the first day of his internship

Trevor Wehner, at just 21-years-old, was a young, bright-eyed student at Northern Illinois University. It was his proud first day of his new internship and a chance for him to... Read more ...