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Man who suspended himself from Trump Tower escapes private ambulance: police

Man who suspended himself from Trump Tower escapes private ambulance: police

18 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A man who was arrested after suspending himself from downtown's Trump Tower escaped from a private ambulance, according to police. The man was taken into custody...
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Rohingya Americans in Chicago venture out to local polling place en masse to cast first-ever votes

38 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

About 50 members of Chicago's Rohingya refugee community in West Rogers Park cast votes in the general election on Oct. 20, 2020.
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Chicago Weather: Mostly cloudy, light rain Tuesday night

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Temperatures will remain below average with light rain Tuesday night. Lows in the low to mid-50s.
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Condo board considers rule that requires residents to wear mask or face fine

Condo board considers rule that requires residents to wear mask or face fine

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A condo association is considering a proposed rule that would require residents to wear a mask in common areas or face a fine. Residents at the Plaza on DeWitt...
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Column: With the Chicago Blackhawks officially rebuilding, Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Duncan Keith deserve a chance to play for a winner elsewhere

2 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

General manager Stan Bowman is mostly responsible for the Chicago Blackhawks' regression since 2017, which is why he's so unpopular in spite of running the team during its...
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Northwestern football returns, Evanston mayor concerned about large gatherings, spread of COVID-19, despite empty Ryan Field

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Some Evanston businesses like the Campus Gear store depend on Northwestern football to survive.
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The Spin: Mail-in, early voting in Illinois soars past 1 million mark | ‘Trumpocrat' Blagojevich to endorse Willie Wilson over Sen. Dick Durbin | Gov. J.B. Pritzker tightens COVID-19 restrictions in suburbs

2 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Welcome to The Spin, the Chicago Tribune's politics newsletter.
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Civic Federation opposes graduated tax amendment. It previously backed taxing retirement benefits as an alternative

2 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The Civic Federation of Chicago, a nonpartisan government watchdog group, said Tuesday it opposes a proposed constitutional amendment to create a graduated-rate state income...
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Feds investigating if Chicago zoning policies are racist by protecting polluters in Black and Latino neighborhoods

2 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

At issue are steps taken by city agencies to benefit General Iron Industries, cq a clout-heavy scrap shredder with a long history of pollution problems.
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Property tax increase, gas tax, layoffs likely part of mayor's plan for Chicago budget

Property tax increase, gas tax, layoffs likely part of mayor's plan for Chicago budget

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Even with budget prep in the final stages, at City Hall on Tuesday, the mayor's budget team continued briefing aldermen about the path forward while activists...
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Trump follows Republicans' calls demanding a special counsel investigation...

Trump follows Republicans' calls demanding a special counsel investigation of Hunter Biden scandal, wants it BEFORE ELECTION

President Donald Trump says US Attorney General William Barr should appoint a special prosecutor to investigate an alleged influence-peddling scandal involving his Democrat... Read more ...

Grand juror in Breonna Taylor case can go public, judge rules

Grand juror in Breonna Taylor case can go public, judge rules

Judge Annie O'Connell said the anonymous juror, who filed a motion in court earlier this month for permission to go public, can keep her identity secret but is allowed to speak... Read more ...

McConnell says any Pelosi-Mnuchin deal would get Senate vote

McConnell says any Pelosi-Mnuchin deal would get Senate vote

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says that he'll schedule a vote if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the Trump administration are able to seal an agreement on a huge... Read more ...

2020 NH U.S. Senate debate: How to help the economy recover from COVID-19

2020 NH U.S. Senate debate: How to help the economy recover from COVID-19

U.S. Senate hopefuls Jeanne Shaheen and Corky Messner discuss proposals they would support to help the economy recover from COVID-19. Read more ...

Boston zoo welcomes adorable baby gorilla

Boston zoo welcomes adorable baby gorilla

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Melania Trump cancels rally appearance due to lingering COVID symptoms

Melania Trump cancels rally appearance due to lingering COVID symptoms

First Lady Melania Trump has canceled her appearance at a campaign stop in Pennsylvania on Tuesday night because she has lingering COVID-19 symptoms. Read more ...

Tennessee poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing Black Lives...

Tennessee poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing Black Lives Matter shirts

Tennessee law does not allow voters to wear items bearing the name of a candidate or a political party in a polling place. But state law does not prohibit statements such as... Read more ...

Justice Dept. to file landmark antitrust case against Google

Justice Dept. to file landmark antitrust case against Google

The Justice Department is expected to file a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Google has been abusing its online dominance in online search to stifle competition and harm... Read more ...

10 people have died after every resident of a Kansas nursing home got COVID-19

10 people have died after every resident of a Kansas nursing home got COVID-19

Nationwide, some 252,939 confirmed cases of coronavirus have been reported among nursing home residents, and more than 59,600 have died. Read more ...

Authorities: Several charged in Florida for illegally trafficking flying...

Authorities: Several charged in Florida for illegally trafficking flying squirrels

The international retail value of the poached flying squirrels is estimated to be more than $1 million. Read more ...