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A former strategy head for Uber Freight turned venture investor shares three lessons for logistics startups

A former strategy head for Uber Freight turned venture investor shares three lessons for logistics startups

3 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Uber Freight is hitting its stride now with revenue growing at an increasing clip quarter after quarter, but when Annie Kadavy started there in 2017 it...
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4 things we heard from Chicago Bears defensive coaches, including the competition at cornerback and Eddie Goldman's return from an opt-out year

39 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

New Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Sean Desai and his revamped coaching staff will get their first chance to work with players on the field this weekend at rookie minicamp.
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After the Chicago Cubs won a team Gold Glove Award last season, a look at 4 reasons why their defense still is working to get back to elite form

57 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

As the Chicago Cubs try to return to .500 this weekend in Detroit, it's worth delving into a few factors manager David Ross identified that he believes have affected the team's...
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Prospect Henrik Borgström already has personal connections to the Chicago Blackhawks - but the ones he's building with coaches matter most

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The Hawks have high hopes for center Henrik Borgström, who reached an agreement on a two-year contract that runs through 2022-23 and carries a $1 million annual cap hit...
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Renovated Boeing 727 is set for take-off again at the MSI. Gone: ‘80s-era seats. New: A vintage cockpit, airplane guts and a real-live black box

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

“Take Flight” is open again in the Transportation Gallery at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, with a renovated Boeing 727 and an aim to do more than just let you...
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CTA to begin work on North Side Red Line stations this weekend

CTA to begin work on North Side Red Line stations this weekend

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - This weekend, the CTA will begin station and track work on the city's North Side. The CTA is planning to demolish and rebuild four 100-year-old stations: Lawrence...
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Chicago cat fleeing fire survives 5-story jump, bounces once and walks off

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Onlookers gasped as the cat fell but it landed on grass, bounced and immediately ran away.
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Slumping Cubs look to stop 3-game losing streak against Tigers

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

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Eddie Jackson switching to No. 4, Damien Williams wearing No. 8

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

Bears safety Eddie Jackson is joining the group of players turning in their old jerseys for one with a single-digit number after the league adopted a rule change relaxing the...
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Bears sign 15 players ahead of rookie minicamp

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

The Bears filled out their roster ahead of the start of rookie minicamp on Friday. They announced the addition of 13 undrafted rookies and two other free agents who are...
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Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of...

Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State

ST. PAUL, MINN. - The Minnesota House on Thursday night approved a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state, a historic vote for an effort some have been... Read more ...

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

Irish health system says it's targeted in ransomware attack

LONDON - Ireland's health service shut down its IT systems on Friday after being targeted in what it called a “significant ransomware attack." The Health Service Executive said... Read more ...

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Hoping for unity, GOP set to put Rep. Elise Stefanik in top House post

Republicans are ready to vault New York Rep. Elise Stefanik into the ranks of the party's House leadership. Read more ...

Jill Biden quipped that she felt 'naked' without a face mask after the CDC...

Jill Biden quipped that she felt 'naked' without a face mask after the CDC dropped its mandate for vaccinated people

Summary List Placement Jill Biden joked that she felt "naked" not wearing a face mask after the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dropped its mask mandate for fully... Read more ...

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing mom goes viral on TikTok

A Harvard-bound student's college essay about losing her mother has gone viral on TikTok. Read more ...

Indoor mask mandate remains in effect in Massachusetts despite CDC guidance

Indoor mask mandate remains in effect in Massachusetts despite CDC guidance

The Massachusetts indoor mask mandate remains in effect Friday as state officials evaluate new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines that say those fully... Read more ...

Zach Plesac loses no-no in 8th as Cleveland tops Seattle 4-2

Zach Plesac loses no-no in 8th as Cleveland tops Seattle 4-2

SEATTLE - Zach Plesac came within six outs of ending Cleveland's 40-year no-hitter drought, keeping the Seattle Mariners hitless into the eighth inning of the Indians' 4-2 win... Read more ...

How did Mariners' Jarred Kelenic, Logan Gilbert do in their MLB debuts?

How did Mariners' Jarred Kelenic, Logan Gilbert do in their MLB debuts?

Top Mariners prospects Jarred Kelenic and Logan Gilbert made their MLB debuts Thursday night against Cleveland. Here's how they fared in their first action. Read more ...

‘No comment': Biden declines to confirm reports that Colonial Pipeline paid...

‘No comment': Biden declines to confirm reports that Colonial Pipeline paid hackers $4mn+ in ransom to resolve gas supply crisis

US President Joe Biden refused to say whether he was aware Colonial Pipeline paid more than $4 million to hackers after a major cyber attack crippled the company's operations... Read more ...

CDC says fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks in most indoor...

CDC says fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks in most indoor settings

Metro infectious disease experts, businesses respond to the news Read more ...