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 2020-09-25 22:30 

Chicago Sun-Times

Don't forget Breonna Taylor, but also remember Black women killed in domestic violence...

And the police still haven't charged anyone in the diseapparance two years ago of Kierra Coles, a missing Chicago postal worker....

 2020-09-25 22:17 

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Dread Head Cowboy's horse 'has drastically improved,' now on private farm after expressway ride, Ald. Lopez says...

SNEED EXCLUSIVE: The horse, which stopped traffic on the Dan Ryan Monday, should not be ridden ever again, the South Side alderman said....

 2020-09-25 22:12 

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Are the Bears any better at TE than they were last season? Not yet...

Jimmy Graham, Cole Kmet, Demetrius Harris and J.P. Holtz haven't dispelled the concerns that hovered over them heading into this season. And, so far, that group has totaled just 55 yards....

 2020-09-25 21:54 

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Person shot at North Riverside Park Mall: officials...

An argument broke out between two males when one of them fired shots, officials said....

 2020-09-25 21:43 

Chicago Sun-Times

Rep. Amy Grant's explosive phone call, campaign mudslinging and GOP hypocrisy...

Another snippet has been leaked of recorded fundraising call by Grant. It's a doozy....

 2020-09-25 21:42 

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MAC returns with 6-game football season starting Nov. 4...

The Mid-American Conference is the 10th and final major-college football league to reverse itself despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-09-25 21:38 

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CPD arrests 11 in connection to drug investigation on the West Side...

The aim of...

 2020-09-25 21:35 

Chicago Sun-Times

Who's still using typewriters? The Chicago Police Department...

Once a fixture in every police station, typewriters mostly disappeared with computerization. But some are still in use, says the repairman hired to keep them working....

 2020-09-25 21:32 

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Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court: GOP...

Conservative groups and congressional allies are laying the groundwork for a swift confirmation process for Barrett, who sits on the federal appellate court based in Chicago....

 2020-09-25 21:30 

Chicago Sun-Times

Even before any second COVID wave, many Chicagoans are still in need from the first one...

State Rep. Lindsey LaPointe and her top aide say many of those who call, seeking help, are apologetic, seemingly guilty their financial hardships put them in need....

 2020-09-25 21:20 

Chicago Sun-Times

White Sox left fielder Eloy Jimenez expected to miss Cubs series with foot sprain...

The White Sox will be without left fielder Eloy Jimenez in their final regular season series against the Cubs because of a mid-foot sprain sustained in the team's 5-4 loss to the Indians Thursday....

 2020-09-25 21:12 

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Everything you need to know about the proposed graduated income tax...

Illinois residents will be voting on a graduated income tax proposal in November. Here is everything you need to know about the referendum....

 2020-09-25 21:09 

Chicago Sun-Times

Bears notebook: Falcons star Julio Jones a game-time decision...

The seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver did not practice this week as he nurses a hamstring injury that hampered him against the Cowboys. Bears at full strength for Sunday's game....

 2020-09-25 21:00 

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Will your mailed-in ballot be counted? We did a test-mailing to see....

A Sun-Times test involving 100 simulated ballots saw just 1 fail to arrive within 2 weeks. But if real-life mail voting goes like that, it still could leave thousands in Chicago disenfranchised....

 2020-09-25 20:49 

Chicago Sun-Times

Bears' Matt Nagy, Falcons' Dan Quinn both struggling with their specialties...

The offensive-minded Nagy has a sputtering offense, and defensive guru Quinn can't stop anybody. Both are coaching for their job this season....

 2020-09-25 20:36 

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Illinois' fall trout season: Some answers, some questions, some reductions...

Illinois' fall trout season opens Oct. 17, the third Saturday in October as usual, but it comes with reductions in sites in the Chicago area and some lingering questions....

 2020-09-25 20:26 

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Aldermen turn up heat on Lightfoot to use $900M in reserves to soften blow of tax hikes, budget cuts...

Ald. Jason Ervin (28th) was in no mood to talk about ways to sock it to his West Side constituents by raising taxes or slashing services. Not after Chief Financial Officer Jennie Huang-Bennett acknowledged under his questioning that the city has $900 mill...

 2020-09-25 20:05 

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Pity series: Cubs, White Sox meet just as both teams are reeling from terrible week...

It should have been a celebration of two good teams as they rollicked and rolled to the playoffs, which begin Tuesday. Instead, it's two teams lying in crumpled heaps after falling through trap doors in the floor....

 2020-09-25 20:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

Afternoon Edition: Sept. 25, 2020...

Today's update is a 5-minute read that will brief you on the day's biggest stories....

 2020-09-25 19:58 

Chicago Sun-Times

Vin Diesel drops 'sun-kissed' dance music song debut...

The normally scowling...

 2020-09-25 19:51 

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2,514 new COVID-19 cases, 25 more deaths: state health officials...

The additional deaths bring the state's total to 8,563....

 2020-09-25 19:45 

Chicago Sun-Times

$50K reward offered in shooting of female USPS letter carrier on South Side...

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service also released three photos of the Buick Lucerne believed to be used in the Burnside neighborhood shooting....

 2020-09-25 19:10 

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Pritzker announces $140 million in grants for Medicaid providers...

Nearly $60 million is earmarked to Medicaid providers who operate in parts of the state disproportionately affected by the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-09-25 19:08 

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3 men wounded in midday Englewood drive-by attack...

They were exiting the Dan Ryan Expressway Friday morning when a black SUV pulled up to them on Wentworth Avenue, and someone inside fired shots....

 2020-09-25 19:07 

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'85 Bear Dennis McKinnon: WR Allen Robinson isn't great, but Bears must pay up...

McKinnon, who was named one of the top 100 Bears of all-time last year, doesn't think Robinson is...

 2020-09-25 18:16 

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Take the long view, Chicago, and make sure public transit survives and thrives post-COVID-19...

Our roads cannot handle the...

 2020-09-25 18:15 

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22 wanted for looting Loop Walgreens in August: police...

They are among hundreds of people suspected of looting downtown shops that morning throughout Chicago, less than a day after police shot a man in Englewood on the South Side....

 2020-09-25 18:13 

Chicago Sun-Times

Carrie Underwood talks new holiday album and her little drummer boy...

Underwood's 5-year-old son, Isaiah, is the little singing boy providing the adorable vocals on...

 2020-09-25 17:25 

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Lightfoot defends using electronic billboards to display #SayHerName message honoring Breonna Taylor...

Some aldermen criticized the mayor, saying the billboard are for public service announcement and safety alerts....

 2020-09-25 17:19 

Chicago Sun-Times

Dodgers' Mookie Betts is MLB's best-selling jersey; Cubs' Javy Baez ranks No. 8...

No White Sox player made the top 20....

 2020-09-25 16:37 

Chicago Sun-Times

Bears QB Mitch Trubisky eyes lights, cameras, play-action...

Through two games, the Bears have proof-of-concept that play-action works. Trubisky now needs to make them dangerous when they run it....

 2020-09-25 16:27 

Chicago Sun-Times

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state's attorney — because Cook County can't dare go back...

The job of a prosecutor, Foxx understands, is not just to rack up convictions, but to fight for justice and real community safety....

 2020-09-25 16:23 

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White Sox cancel fan convention...
 2020-09-25 16:23 

Chicago Sun-Times

White Sox cancel fan convention over coronavirus concerns...

SoxFest 2021, scheduled for McCormick Place in January, has been canceled due to the uncertainty of the ongoing pandemic...

 2020-09-25 16:07 

Chicago Sun-Times

Bulls guard Zach LaVine feels free with the team's new coaching hire...

Under former coach Jim Boylen and the analytics department, players like LaVine felt like they were playing with...

 2020-09-25 16:03 

Chicago Sun-Times

Police release video of pair robbing West Side restaurant patrons at gunpoint...

One man in a black hooded-sweatshirt pointed a gun at three people while he and another man took belongings from their pockets, the video shows....

 2020-09-25 16:00 

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Kayla Mahaffey's new mural adds a spark to Calumet Heights arts community center...

The Chicago artist's latest project merges realism with cartoons to brighten the South Side neighborhood and the True Life Foundation's center....

 2020-09-25 16:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

What summer staples did you miss most because of the pandemic? What Chicagoans say....

Fireworks at Navy Pier. Movies at Millennium Park. Grandmother-grandaughter baseball games. Hiking trips out west. The beach. Concerts. Street festivals....

 2020-09-25 15:43 

Chicago Sun-Times

'Romantics Anonymous' sweetly navigates love amid the age of anxiety...

Chicago Shakespeare Theater offers a live stream from London's Old Vic Theatre of a fully staged production....

 2020-09-25 15:42 

Chicago Sun-Times

Lt. Gov. Stratton warns state may be forced to hike income tax 20%...

Juliana Stratton said everyone will pay more if a proposed graduated income tax fails to win voter approval....

 2020-09-25 15:34 

Chicago Sun-Times

Bears strike 1st sports gambling partnership...

There is no indication that PointsBet is looking to partner with the Bears on a sportsbook, like the Cubs are exploring....

 2020-09-25 14:56 

Chicago Sun-Times

Pac-12, Mountain West will play football this fall despite coronavirus pandemic...

Nine of the 10 FBS conferences are now ready to have their seasons completed by Dec. 20, the day the College Football Playoff selection committee is scheduled to pick teams to play for the national championship and in the most lucrative bowls....

 2020-09-25 14:55 

Chicago Sun-Times

Rittenhouse fights extradition in Kenosha shootings...

Kyle Rittenhouse, who is white, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the killing of two white protesters and attempted intentional homicide in the wounding of a third....

 2020-09-25 14:09 

Chicago Sun-Times

Who is Amy Coney Barrett? Meet Trump's leading Supreme Court pick...

The one-time law clerk for the late Justice Antonin Scalia is among those being seriously considered by President Trump to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat....

 2020-09-25 14:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

Mourning the babies killed in Chicago's violence in a summer of horror now ended...

Let us mourn the six children 10 years old or younger. Three were killed riding in cars with parents, two while playing outside, one in her own home when bullets found her....

 2020-09-25 13:48 

Chicago Sun-Times

Another beloved Chicago bar shutters (LIVE UPDATES)...

Here's what we know today about the continuing spread of the coronavirus and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois....

 2020-09-25 13:40 

Chicago Sun-Times

These 20 classic cars are valued at $149M — but no one can find them...

Here are the stories of a few of the missing 20 cars that have been found....

 2020-09-25 13:39 

Chicago Sun-Times

6 ways to avoid costly home renovation mistakes...

The key to any successful project lies in careful planning — including financial strategizing — long before the power tools come out....

 2020-09-25 13:35 

Chicago Sun-Times

Man dies from eating bags of black licorice: health concerns you should know...

Eating as little as 2 ounces of black licorice a day for two weeks could cause a heart rhythm problem, especially for folks over 40, the FDA warns....

 2020-09-25 13:32 

Chicago Sun-Times

Testing waters: Anyone can join Izaak Walton League's Clean Water Hub data gathering on water quality...

Anyone, kids on up, can join in the Izaak Walton League's Clean Water Hub data gathering on water quality....

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