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Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader

30 N Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60607   Directions

(312) 828-0350

Markham firefighter sues Chicago cops for false arrest
11/15/2018 10:00am

After a community cleanup in Englewood, volunteers end up in violent confrontation with dozens of cops. On an April afternoon in 2017, 35-year-old Vairrun Strickland came to the intersection of 63rd and Ashland in Englewood with dozens of other people wearing black T-shirts and brandishing green, red, and black Black Liberation flags. As part of New Era Chicago, a community service and black empowerment group, Strickland and the others were there to clean up the neighborhood and mingle with residents.

Programs empower young women of color in STEM
11/13/2018 6:00am

High school students connect with role models, receive hands-on training. Sexual harassment is hurting womens career ambitions and driving them away from the areas where theyre most neededscience, technology, engineering, and maththe STEM fields, as theyve come to be called. Thats the conclusion of a report from the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine.

Mike Madigan's constituents unfazed by campaign rhetoric against their guy
11/07/2018 4:00pm

In the district thats been reelecting Mike Madigan every two years since 1970, some say they only ever see him on TV. The Friday before Election Day, I headed to the neighborhoods hugging Midway Airport with one question on my mind: What do the people in Mike Madigans legislative district think about Governor Bruce Rauners reelection campaign hinging on the demonization of their representative

A Visual Voter’s Guide
11/02/2018 4:41pm

Protest images from the last two years will inspire you to get to the polls.

Efforts to turn Cook County Jail into a polling location persist following governor’s veto
11/01/2018 4:12pm

Though House Bill 4469 to turn Cook County Jail into an official polling location remains at a standstill, representatives who worked on the bill remain positive and motivated. Illinois House Bill 4469 is an initiative that, if passed, would affect inmates throughout the state.

Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

350 N Orleans St
Chicago, IL 60654   Directions

(312) 321-3000

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

435 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611   Directions

(312) 222-3232

Ask Amy: Parent wonders when to let young son roam
11/21/2018 12:05am

Dear Amy: At what age can I let my 7-year-old son ride his bike to his best friends house two blocks away on his own The other family is fine with it. Im not afraid of traffic or crime quiet, safe area but of being reported. Ive heard about parents being arrested for allowing unsupervised...

Suicide bomber kills 50 in Kabul attack
11/20/2018 11:12pm

A suicide bomber targeted a gathering of hundreds of Islamic scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 50 people as Muslims marked the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad. Another 83 people were wounded in the attack, with 20 of them in critical condition and the toll likely to rise,...

Romaine lettuce is not safe to eat, CDC warns U.S. consumers
11/20/2018 10:59pm

Health officials in the U.S. and Canada told people Tuesday to stop eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it is working with officials in Canada on the outbreak, which has sickened 32 people in 11 states and 18 people in the Canadian...

Trump wanted to prosecute Hillary Clinton, James Comey, report says
11/20/2018 10:56pm

President Donald Trump told his counsels office last spring that he wanted to prosecute political adversaries Hillary Clinton and former FBI Director James Comey, an idea that prompted White House lawyers to prepare a memo warning of consequences ranging up to possible impeachment, The New York...

Gunman who went on rampage at Mercy Hospital had troubled history, particularly with women
11/20/2018 9:30pm

The gunman who went on a rampage Monday at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center piled up a history of allegations of menacing behavior in the years before he killed his ex-fiancee, as well as a Chicago cop and a pharmacist who simply crossed his path at the wrong moment, according to police and court...

Crain's Chicago Business

Crain's Chicago Business

150 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60601   Directions

(312) 649-5200

Daily Herald

Daily Herald

155 E Algonquin Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005   Directions

(847) 427-4300

'I dropped to my knees and started praying': Barrington man on jumping out of plane in Arizona wilderness and surviving
11/20/2018 5:55pm

Ken Franzese of Barrington tells the harrowing experience of jumping with a parachute from a World War II-era plane that was plummeting to the ground, spending the night alone, injured and freezing, and finally finding his way to rescuers the next day.

Democrats gain control of Lake County Board; Curran ousted as sheriff
11/20/2018 8:54pm

With the final votes from the Nov. 6 election counted, Democrats have achieved a majority on the Lake County Board for the first time in its history.

Ellman unseats Connelly in state Senate District 21
11/20/2018 6:06pm

It took more than two weeks determine the outcome, but Naperville Democrat Laura Ellman has unseated Republican incumbent Michael Connelly in the 21st Illinois Senate District.

Edly-Allen defeats Miller Walsh in 51st House District
11/20/2018 7:10pm

Provisional and late-arriving mail ballots have propelled Democrat Mary Edly-Allen over Republican state Rep. Helene Miller Walsh in the tightly contested race for the state Houses 51st District seat.

With help of volunteers, Barrington cafe donates hundreds of Thanksgiving meals
11/20/2018 6:32pm

Barringtons Blue Heron Cafe kicked off preparations for its longtime donation of Thanksgiving meals to those less fortunate, with volunteers peeling 300 pounds of potatoes Tuesday.

Extra Bilingual Newspaper

Extra Bilingual Newspaper

3906 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60647   Directions

(773) 252-3534

Lawndale News

Lawndale News

5533 W 25th St
Cicero, IL 60804   Directions

(708) 656-6400

Defending Immigrants from Deportation
11/15/2018 6:23am

Caption by Ashmar Mandou In response to President Trumps expanded deportation policies, City Council of Chicago created the Legal Protection Fund, a project of the ONE CHICAGO campaign to protect... Read more

Hurricane Maria Recovery One Year Later
11/15/2018 6:21am

By: Ashmar Mandou During a press briefing at The National Museum Puerto Rican Arts and Culture on Tuesday, American Red Cross of Chicago and Northern Illinois CEO Celena Roldn welcomed... Read more

Gift of Hope, Norwegian American Hospital Unveil “Give Hope-Give Life” Mural
11/15/2018 6:20am

Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network and Norwegian American Hospital unveiled and dedicated a new mural that honors the gift of organ and tissue donation on November 14th.... Read more

Chicago Park District Looking for Artists, Cultural Organizations
11/15/2018 6:19am

Calling all local arts performers and community organizations, the Chicago Park District is looking to partner with Chicago-based organizations and talented individual artists to be a part of the 7th... Read more

Running for Change
11/15/2018 6:18am

By: Ashmar Mandou Chicago native Elizabeth Betty Arias-Ibarra is looking to make an impact in City Hall. I know Im in for a challenge, but I truly believe I can... Read more

WBBM TV - CBS Chicago

WBBM TV - CBS Chicago

22 W Washington St
Chicago, IL 60602   Directions

(312) 899-2890

Gunman Juan Lopez’s Ex Claimed He Slept With A Gun Under His Pillow In Court Documents
11/20/2018 10:51pm

While Juan Lopez was planning to marry Dr. Tamara ONeal, he faced legal battles with his ex-wife.

Hazing Victim Speaks Out
11/20/2018 10:35pm

A brave teen speaks out to expose repeated hazing at his high school. Anthony Brookman said he was assaulted and reported it to coaches and school administrators, but little was done to the offenders. He tells his story to CBS 2 Investigators Dave Savini.

Robbins Police Release Images Of Males Who May Have Info On Bar Shooting Of Jemel Roberson
11/20/2018 10:30pm

Cook County Sheriffs Police hope the public can help answer questions about the shooting death of a security guard at a south suburban bar.

One In Three Female Murder Victims Is Killed By Partner
11/20/2018 10:20pm

Cloated in an eerie silence the day after the shooting of three people at the hands of a doctors ex-fiance, the Mercy Hospital emergency room is a different place now that Dr. Tamara ONeal will never walk through the doors again. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 20 people experience physical violence at the hands of their partner every minute in the U.S.

Dr. Tamara O’Neal’s Co-Worker Recalls Frantic Texts After The Mercy Hospital Shooting
11/20/2018 10:11pm

Dr. Tamara ONeal was being remembered by her colleagues at Mercy Hospital on Tuesday for her contagious smile and her loving heart.



205 Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601   Directions

(219) 663-5842

WGN Radio

WGN Radio

435 Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611   Directions

(312) 222-4700

City Club of Chicago: Ripples of Hope – Philanthropy and the Next Generation
11/20/2018 11:06pm

November 20, 2018 Ripples of Hope: Philanthropy and the Next Generation Moderated by Joshua Hale Carol Lavin Bernick, Alicia Gonzalez & Angelique Power Joshua Hale Joshua D. Hale is the President and CEO of Big Shoulders Fund which invests approximately $20-22 million annually to support 75 inner-city, Catholic schools serving nearly 20,000 students 80 percent minority and 66 percent living in poverty. Annual investments are for scholarships and student enrichment, operational management, academic and professional development programs,

Domestic Violence Awareness, Willow House, Morton Arbortum Celebrates the Season, ChillFest, BaconFest, Teti Trivia, Tardis Fest and more! | Full Show (Nov 20th)
11/20/2018 11:01pm

Pam Paziotopoulos Runs Domestic Violence Awarness Organization joins us on air to talk about the importance of staying informed of what to do when involved in an abusive relationship. Then, ChillFest music festival is coming to Chicago across dozens of stores in Wicker Park and Bucktown Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce spokespersonElizabethNeukirch tells us all about it and Folk singer/songwriter Ryan Burns delights us with some tunes. Then, the awe-inspiring spectacle of lights and nature Illumination:

Hoge and Jahns, Episode 194: Week 12 Bears-Lions, Thanksgiving Preview
11/20/2018 10:55pm

The Bears had one of their best wins in a long time spoiled by an unexpected injury to Mitchell Trubisky. Adam Hoge and Adam Jahns are here to break down the situation and tell you everything they know about the injury. Plus, hear from head coach Matt Nagy and backup QB Chase Daniel, who may have to play Thursday against the Lions. The guys also play your voicemails from the win over the Vikings and make their Thanksgiving selections. Can the Bears win without Trubisky

David Hamlin’s Winter Gets Hot
11/20/2018 10:39pm

WGN Radios Rick Kogan talks on the phone with authorDavid Hamlinabout his new novelWinter Gets Hot.

Tatiana and the Russian Wolves
11/20/2018 10:36pm

Stephen Evans Jordanjoins WGN Radios Rick Kogan in studio to discuss his latest book, Tatiana and the Russian Wolves.



2501 W Bradley Pl
Chicago, IL 60618   Directions

(773) 528-2311

Owner of suburban car dealership closes shop, leaves customers with few answers
11/20/2018 10:13pm

WGN Investigates ROSELLE, Ill. Buying a car is never easy, but what shouldve been a simple deal turned into a headache for one man. Chris Knoll was in the market for a used vehicle when he found Clover Motors in Roselle. He paid $6,500 for a 2007 Ford Escape. I figure go to a small mom and pop shop and help out local economy, local mechanic whos flipping cars would be a good thing, Knoll said. When he tried to

United pilot faces indecent exposure charge after reports of naked man at hotel window
11/20/2018 9:50pm

DENVER Police arrested a United Airlines pilotwho was accused of indecent exposure after people reported seeing him naked in the window of a room in Denver International Airports Westin Hotel. According to the police report, airport employees saw Collins touching himself while he was in his 10th floor hotel room in September,KDVRreports. The local news station rented a hotel room Tuesday to find out how easy it might be for those on the ground to see inside a 10th

Illinois state police to step up traffic patrols over Thanksgiving holiday
11/20/2018 9:49pm

ELGIN, Ill. Illinois State Police will step up patrols by troopers as they seek to ensure compliance with seat belt and other laws during the busy Thanksgiving travel period. The Click It or Ticket campaign will include seat-belt enforcement zones around the state. A Tuesday statement from state police says theyll also aggressively enforce speeding, drunk-driving and distracted-driving laws. State Police Capt. Michael Kraft says in the statement that everything should be done in moderation. He says that should

2 cases of E. coli in Illinois linked to romaine lettuce
11/20/2018 9:36pm

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. Public health officials report that two Illinois residents are among nearly three dozen people affected by a strain of E. coli bacteria in romaine lettuce. The Illinois Department of Public Health reported Tuesday on data from the federalCenters for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC reports that 32 people in 11 states have been infected with the same Shiga-toxin strain of E. coli. Officials are advising consumers not to eat romaine lettuce and restaurants and retailers not



190 N State St
Chicago, IL 60601   Directions

(312) 750-7777

Chicago AccuWeather: Cloudy and breezy, cold Wednesday
11/20/2018 11:41pm

Cloudy and breezy Wednesday with a high of 35.

How many calories will your Thanksgiving meal cost you?
11/20/2018 11:13pm

According to research from the Calorie Control Council, a typical holiday dinner can add up to 3,000 calories.

Sofia Sanchez's journey from heart failure to healthy, thankful 11-year-old
11/20/2018 11:08pm

Sofia Sanchez is a little girl with a whole lot of gratitude and zest for life.

The ABC7 Great Chicago Blood Drive
11/20/2018 11:07pm

ABC 7 Chicago is partnering with the American Red Cross for The ABC 7 Great Chicago Blood Drive, Wednesday, January 16.

Mercy Hospital Chicago shooting: Slain doctor was 'simply the best,' colleague says
11/20/2018 10:52pm

Dr. Tamara ONeal was troubled by the toll of gun violence. She became a victim of it herself Monday when she was fatally shot by her ex-fianc.



454 N Columbus Dr
Chicago, IL 60611   Directions

(312) 836-5555

Mental Health Apps On Rise, Little Accountability: Experts
11/20/2018 11:26pm

Feeling overwhelmed this holiday season Suffering from anxiety and stress Wish you could carry a portable therapist Theres an app for that.

'Crass' Comments About Women Made by Shooter, Coworker Says
11/20/2018 11:06pm

A picture is emerging of a disturbing and recurring theme in Juan Lopezs troubled life just a day after authorities say he went on a fatal rampage at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center.

Friends Gather at Edison Park Bar to Remember Fallen Officer
11/20/2018 11:29pm

A young man with a growing family, bursting with pride that he had become a Chicago police officer.

40 Dogs Saved From Texas Shelter
11/20/2018 9:18pm

Forty dogs, most puppies, were rescued from a Texas shelter short on space that planned to euthanize the animals. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Are Chicagoans Numb to Violence? Mayor Rahm Emanuel Responds
11/20/2018 8:54pm

Public safety and fighting crime are the issues the candidates for mayor say they are asked about the most.

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