Chicago News: Illinois Attorney General Madigan, Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Police Superintendent Johnson Release Draft Consent Decree On Chicago Police Reform

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Madigan, Mayor Rahm Emanuel & Chicago Police Supt. Continue reading Chicago News: Illinois Attorney General Madigan, Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Police Superintendent Johnson Release Draft Consent Decree On Chicago Police Reform at STL.News.

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Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces Plan For Improvements To East End Of Chicago’s Riverwalk

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel yesterday announced plans to improve the east end of the Chicago Riverwalk. Continue reading Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces Plan For Improvements To East End Of Chicago’s Riverwalk at STL.News.

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Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Animal Care And Control Announce New Program To Return Lost Animals To Their Homes

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC) today announced a new initiative at will support the return of lost animals faster while diverting them from the CACC Shelter.

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Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action with Chicago Shore Corporation, Security Chicago Corporation

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WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve Board today announced the termination of the enforcement action listed below: Chicago Shore Corporation and Security Chicago Corporation, both of Chicago, Illinois. _.

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CHICAGO | Man killed by Chicago police ran away, reached for waist

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CHICAGO — A man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was shot multiple times as he ran away, spun around and reached toward his waist, according to footage released Sunday from an officer’s body-worn camera.

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CHICAGO | Anti-violence protesters to shut down Chicago freeway

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CHICAGO — Protesters plan to shut down a major Chicago interstate on Saturday in an effort to increase pressure on public officials to address the gun violence that’s claimed hundreds of lives in some of the city’s poorest neighborhoods.

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CHICAGO | Injured Chicago Cubs fan feels ‘lucky to be alive’

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CHICAGO — A man, who was wearing a plastic bucket on his head when a large metal pin fell from Wrigley Field‘s centerfield scoreboard during a Chicago Cubs game, said he feels lucky to be alive. Continue reading CHICAGO | Injured Chicago Cubs fan feels ‘lucky to be alive’ at STL.News.

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CHICAGO | The Latest: Video: Chicago man ran away, reached to waist

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CHICAGO — The Latest on a fatal shooting by a Chicago police officer (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Continue reading CHICAGO | The Latest: Video: Chicago man ran away, reached to waist at STL.News.

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CHICAGO  | Angry crowd protests after Chicago police fatally shoot man

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CHICAGO — An angry crowd shouted and threw bottles at Chicago police after an officer fatally shot a man on the city’s South Side Saturday, prompting the arrest of at least four demonstrators.

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CHICAGO | The Latest: Chicago march leader says ‘the people won today’

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CHICAGO — The Latest on an anti-violence protest on a Chicago interstate (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The leader of an anti-violence march that shut down a Chicago freeway says “the people won today.”

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CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

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CHICAGO — Footage from body-worn cameras and surveillance cameras shows that a man who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, authorities said Sunday.

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Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Takes Steps To Fight Opioid Epidemic

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel yesterday announced new efforts to prevent over-dispensing of opioids as part of a continued fight against the opioid epidemic. Continue reading Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Takes Steps To Fight Opioid Epidemic at STL.News.

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Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel, Alderman Tunney and Chicago Public Library Announce Renovation, Modernization of Merlo Branch Library

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, 44th Ward Alderman Tom Tunney and Chicago Public Library Commissioner Brian Bannon today announced the renovation and modernization of the approximately 15,000 square-foot Merlo Branch Library, located at 644 W.

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Chicago News: Walgreens to Move Approximately 1,800 Positions to New Chicago Office

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Walgreens to Open Approximately 200,000 Square Foot Office in Chicago’s Old Post Office Building. CHICAGO, IL – Walgreens announced yesterday it plans to open a new office in Chicago where it anticipates 1,800 people will be based.

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Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces Plan to Reopen Historic Uptown Theatre

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel yesterday joined Ald. James Cappleman, Jam Productions and Farpoint Development to announce Chicago’s historic Uptown Theatre will be restored and reopened as the crown jewel of a revitalized Uptown entertainment district.

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Illinois News: Chicago, Owners of Five Chicago-Area Restaurants Charged in Federal Investigation Targeting Underreporting of Gross Receipts

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CHICAGO, Illinois. — The owners of five Chicago-area restaurants are facing criminal tax charges as part of a federal investigation into the underreporting of gross receipts.

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CHICAGO | 1 hurt in propane tank explosion at Chicago’s Soldier Field

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CHICAGO (AP) — A man has been treated for smoke inhalation after a propane tank exploded during an event at Chicago’s Soldier Field. The Chicago Tribune reports the Saturday afternoon incident occurred at a tent where the 60-year-old man was working.

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Chicago News: Chicago Earns Gold Medal For Policies Improving Quality Of Life

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) Commissioner Dr. Julie Morita today accepted a Gold Medal award from the CityHealth initiative for implementing policies that improve the health, well-being and economic opportunity of residents.

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CHICAGO | Chicago man gets prison term in livestreamed beating of teen

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CHICAGO— The last of four defendants in Chicago to plead guilty in the beating of a mentally disabled teenager that was livestreamed on Facebook has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago man gets prison term in livestreamed beating of teen at STL.News. General african americans Brittany Covington Chicago Chicago Man gets prison term livestreamed livestreamed beating Teen TodayNews

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CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after managers call cops on black customer

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CHICAGO — CVS Health is apologizing after a black customer says white store managers in Chicago accused her of trying to use a phony coupon. Continue reading CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after managers call cops on black customer at STL.News.

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CHICAGO | Boeing 2Q profit and revenue top estimates

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CHICAGO — Boeing Co. The Chicago-based company said Wednesday it had profit of $3.73 Continue reading CHICAGO | Boeing 2Q profit and revenue top estimates at STL.News. says its second-quarter profit was $2.2 billion.

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CHICAGO  | Chicago teen to be sentenced in 2014 Facebook feud slaying

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Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago teen to be sentenced in 2014 Facebook feud slaying at STL.News. General Chicago Chicago teen Facebook feud slaying TodayNews widespread attention

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CHICAGO | Chicago soldier killed in Korea finally being laid to rest

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CHICAGO (AP) — Not long after her father went missing during the Korean War, Carol Elkin spotted then-Gen. Dwight Eisenhower in downtown Chicago and did what any kid might do when coming face to face with the nation’s most famous soldier: She asked him to bring her dad home.

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CHICAGO | Bote’s grand slam in 9th lifts Cubs over Nationals 4-3

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CHICAGO — Pinch-hitter David Bote smashed a grand slam against Ryan Madson with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday night.

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CHICAGO | Blackhawks unload Hossa’s contract in trade with Coyotes

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CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks traded Marian Hossa and Vinnie Hinostroza to the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday, parting with a promising young forward in order to clear out a troublesome contract.

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Chicago | Former NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton, Ontario

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Chicago – Retired NHL goaltender Ray Emery, who helped the Ottawa Senators reach the final in 2007 and won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013, drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.

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CHICAGO | Bonifacio homers as Royals beat White Sox 5-0

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CHICAGO — Jorge Bonifacio homered for the first time since he was suspended for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-0 on Saturday for just their second win in July.

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Chicago, IL News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Introduces Plan To Expand Shelter Beds, Related Services For Victims Of Domestic Violence

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel today at WINGS Metro announced a new plan to expand the City’s shelter bed capacity for victims of domestic violence by fifty percent.

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CHICAGO | Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

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CHICAGO — Children’s advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry’s practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.

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CHICAGO | Stan Mikita, who led Blackhawks to 1961 title, dies at 78

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CHICAGO — When Stan Mikita got back together with the Chicago Blackhawks, it was clear how much the reconciliation meant to the Hall of Fame forward. Continue reading CHICAGO | Stan Mikita, who led Blackhawks to 1961 title, dies at 78 at STL.News.

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CHICAGO | Lester wins 5th straight start, Cubs beat Dodgers 4-0

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CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester won his fifth straight start, Javier Baez backed him with three hits and two runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Wednesday. Continue reading CHICAGO | Lester wins 5th straight start, Cubs beat Dodgers 4-0 at STL.News.

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CHICAGO | Crackdown on ‘bots’ sweeps up people who tweet often

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CHICAGO— Nina Tomasieski logs on to Twitter before the sun rises. Continue reading CHICAGO | Crackdown on ‘bots’ sweeps up people who tweet often at STL.News. General bots Chicago crackdown Democratic socialists manipulate U.S.

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Chicago News: Mayor Emanuel Announces Company Selected to Build, Operate Chicago Express Service Between Downtown & O’Hare Airport

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced selection of The Boring Company to build and operate an express service to O’Hare International Airport.

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CHICAGO | Chicago police say slain 11-year-old boy was shot in head

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say an 11-year-old boy whose body was found on the floor of a South Side home was shot in the head. Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago police say slain 11-year-old boy was shot in head at STL.News.

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Chicago IL News: Mayor Emanuel, Fire Department Commissioner Santiago Graduate 32 New Paramedics

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CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Fire Department (CFD) Commissioner Jose Santiago Thursday announced 32 new fire paramedics are graduating from the Fire Academy in a ceremony at Malcom X College.

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CHICAGO | Association removes Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name from award

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CHICAGO (AP) — A division of the American Library Association has voted to remove Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name from a major children’s book award over concerns with how the early-to-mid 20th century author portrayed blacks and Native Americans. Continue reading CHICAGO | Association removes Laura Ingalls Wilder’s name from award at STL.News. General American Library Association Chicago Library Service to Children's Native Americans TodayNews universally embraced

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Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces $25 Million Generated From Downtown Construction Projects To Support Neighborhood Economic Development

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CHICAGO, IL – Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced Chicago’s program to generate funding from new downtown construction projects to support neighborhood economic development has hit the $25 million mark thanks to a new office building underway at 333 N.

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CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after manager calls cops on black customer

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CHICAGO — CVS Health is apologizing after a black customer says a white store manager in Chicago accused her of trying to use a phony coupon. Continue reading CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after manager calls cops on black customer at STL.News. Business after manager calls black customer Chicago Chicago accused chicago news CVS apologizes Health apologizing Matson challenged Morry Matson talks to police TodayNews

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CHICAGO | Study: Lowering blood pressure helps prevent mental decline

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CHICAGO — A major study finds that lowering blood pressure more than usually recommended can cut the risk of mental decline that often leads to Alzheimer’s disease. Continue reading CHICAGO | Study: Lowering blood pressure helps prevent mental decline at STL.News.

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CHICAGO | ChiSox Farquhar makes 1st pitch weeks after brain hemorrhage

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CHICAGO — Danny Farquhar was back on the mound Friday, six weeks after having a brain hemorrhage during a game. Continue reading CHICAGO | ChiSox Farquhar makes 1st pitch weeks after brain hemorrhage at STL.News.

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