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Rahm caught trying to bludgeon rat with bed post

Chicago, IL, Dumpster behind Bubba Gump Shrimp-Mayor Rahm Emanuel was spotted last weekend by a group of tourists, slinking behind a row of dumpsters behind the Bubba Gump Shrimp located at Navy Pier. 230 more words

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Crackdown!

For five days last week, the confessions poured forth from Chinese human rights activists and attorneys rounded up last summer and held incommunicado for a year. 183 more words

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The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 8/7/16

This week on Spin, Tribune City Hall reporter and budget expert Hal Dardick joins the show. Hal updates us on the taxing times it is for Chicago residents, including new property assessments, higher property taxes and now a proposed water and sewer fee increase. 93 more words

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The Double Whammy On Chicago Property Taxes

Tribune City Hall reporter and good friend of the show Hal Dardick stops by. Hal will update us on the taxing times it is for Chicago residents, including new property assessments, higher property taxes and now a proposed water and sewer fee increase. 20 more words

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The Ugly Truth About Privitization

Living in the Chicago area, I’m all too familiar with the downsides of privatization of city services. Perhaps the two most infamous examples are Chicago’s parking meter and red light camera fiascos. 181 more words

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Massacre

July 2016 was the “deadliest July in 10 years” for heavily gun-controlled Chicago: Sixty-five individuals were shot and killed.

Moreover, according to the Chicago Tribune… 208 more words

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Pat Quinn Wants Term Limits For Chicago's Mayor

Dane Neal filled in for Dean and he took the time to sit down with former Illinois Governor, Pat Quinn to talk about the local political scene as everyone is focused on the election lately. 63 more words

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