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City Will Hold Another Jackie Robinson West Watch Party Tonight

CHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago plans to host another watch party for fans of Jackie Robinson West, the team playing in the Little League World Series. 123 more words


Big Brother is Watching

News: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has proposed a measure that would ban gun shops from nearly anywhere in the city, and require gun sales to be videotaped. 89 more words

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Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis Explains How She and Mayor Rahm Emaunel Differ

A recent Chicago Tribune poll showed that Chicago is becoming more and more unhappy with Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis told… 638 more words


Emanuel's critics scurry to find 2015 challenger

CHICAGO (AP) – Rahm Emanuel swept into the Chicago mayor’s office with support from across the city, a nod from favorite son Barack Obama and a promise – some might say a threat – to tackle Chicago’s many problems with the same ferocity that made him at times feared in national politics. 780 more words


Woman Robbed Near Mayor Emanuel's North Side Home

CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was robbed early Sunday near the North Side home of Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

The 33-year-old woman was walking in the 4200 block of North Hermitage about 1:45 a.m. 73 more words


Bernstein: Cubs Unfazed By Rooftops Suit

By Dan Bernstein-
CBSChicago.com Senior Columnist

(CBS) — The Cubs saw this coming, and don’t seem worried about it one bit.

There has been no official comment from the parties after the filing of a lawsuit by a subset of Wrigley rooftop owners against Chicago’s Landmark Commission that unanimously approved sweeping changes to the stadium — nothing from city attorneys, the spokesman for the ever-shifting association of rooftop-business owners, or the baseball club. 532 more words


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Eighteen years ago, I was one of several thousand people standing on Adams Street in Chicago. We craned our heads to look over the solid wall of police, past a parking lot to the United Center where the Democrats were having their National Convention. 318 more words

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