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 2021-09-20 11:15 

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Emmy Awards: 'The Crown,' 'The Queen's Gambit' and 'Ted Lasso' take top prizes...

Netflix's "The Crown" and "The Queen's Gambit" combined with Apple TV+'s "Ted Lasso" to sweep top series honors at the Sunday's Emmy Awards....

 2021-09-20 11:05 

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine works in kids ages 5 to 11...

Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon....

 2021-09-20 10:47 

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A dominating defensive performance and more QB questions: Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts on the Chicago Bears' Week 2 win over the Cincinnati Bengals...

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears pummeled Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow before holding on for a 20-17 win at Soldier Field, evening their record at 1-1....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Speak Out reader opinion: If speed kills, why isn't everyone on Germany's Autobahn dead?...

Speak Out commenters offer their views....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Column: Dave's Red Hots, Chicago's oldest hot dog stand, is even older than we thought...

Dave's Red Hots is the oldest hot dog stand in Chicago, but descendants of the first owner say it's even older than critic Louisa Chu had first heard....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Letters: One solution to drug trade-fueled gang violence? Legalize drugs....

Like catching a criminal after the killing, recovering drug profits after accumulation comes too late....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Op-ed: Do robots care about your civil rights?...

Using AI to make decisions ordinarily made by HR professionals can have significant legal ramifications, so employers should exercise caution when deciding when — and whether — to hand such matters over to algorithms....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Mayor Lori Lightfoot set to unveil 2022 budget proposal with boost in spending for police as city struggles to address violence...

Mayor Lori Lightfoot set to unveil budget proposal with boost to police spending but no additional property tax increase....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Young lives at pause as first-time DACA applicants await federal appeal of court ruling that declared program unlawful...

A court ruling in July is blocking more than 80,000 new applications from young adults brought to the United States illegally as children who are seeking protection under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Op-ed: To slow the spread of COVID-19, Illinois must decarcerate...

To manage the latest surge in Illinois, officials must now finally follow the advice of public health experts by taking immediate steps to release people whose continued incarceration in Illinois protects no one and harms everyone....

 2021-09-20 10:00 

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Marijuana license winners in Illinois now compete in 'Shark Tank'-like scramble to get startup cash...

Because cannabis remains illegal under federal law, many banks won't lend to cannabis companies. So weed entrepreneurs are exploring innovative ways to raise cash....

 2021-09-20 09:40 

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Big Rock Plowing Match digs into area's rural roots...

One of the longest running festivals in the Aurora area was held over the weekend as the 127th Big Rock Plowing Match and Festival rolled through town, following only the fifth cancellation in its history a year ago due to the pandemic....

 2021-09-20 05:05 

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Ask Amy: Denying child's identity is a rejection...

Dear Amy: My child came out to my husband and me as non-binary, using "they/them pronouns and a new name....

 2021-09-20 03:56 

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Conan O'Brien earns laughs with heckling of Television Academy CEO at Emmys...

"Thank you, Conan," Frank Scherma said with a laugh....

 2021-09-20 03:14 

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British stars including Kate Winslet, Michaela Coel dominate at Emmys...

"The Crown," which centers on the British royal family, won outstanding drama series....

 2021-09-20 02:32 

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'WandaVision' star Elizabeth Olsen wears dress designed by sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley to Emmys...

The Emmy Awards are a family affair for Elizabeth Olsen....

 2021-09-20 02:06 

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Chicago Sky head into the WNBA playoffs on a winning note after beating the Indiana Fever 98-87 in the regular-season finale...

Diamond DeShields scored a season-high 30 points and the Chicago Sky used a 14-4 run to pull away and beat the Indiana Fever 98-87 in the regular-season finale at Wintrust Arena....

 2021-09-20 01:35 

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Hannah Waddingham jokes after Seth Rogen mispronounces her name at Emmys...

The "Ted Lasso" star won the award for supporting actress in a comedy series....

 2021-09-20 01:32 

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Column: Ignited by Roquan Smith's pick-6, the Chicago Bears defense looks like its old self again in a bounce-back win...

Roquan Smith's fourth-quarter interception and 53-yard return for a touchdown was a huge play in a big moment for the Chicago Bears. On a day when the defense dominated, Smith proved he has earned star status....

 2021-09-20 00:53 

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2021 Emmys overrun by soccer hooligans as 'Ted Lasso' cleans up...

The Emmys returned to a semblance of normalcy this year, just in time to celebrate the TV that got us through a pandemic....

 2021-09-20 00:50 

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Seth Rogen jokes about 'WAP,' indoor ceremony during COVID at Emmys...

Seth Rogen brought his trademark humor to the Emmy Awards....

 2021-09-20 00:50 

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Justin Fields wasn't pleased with how he played after replacing Andy Dalton in the Chicago Bears' Week 2 win — but said 'I'll be prepared' to go next week in Cleveland. Will ...

After Justin Fields closed out a victory Sunday, Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy wouldn't say if Andy Dalton would be the starter moving forward if he's healthy....

 2021-09-20 00:26 

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Patrick Wisdom sets a Chicago Cubs rookie record with his 27th homer — and his home run rate puts him in rare company in MLB history...

Patrick Wisdom set a Chicago Cubs rookie home run record with his three-run homer in the eighth inning of Sunday's win. It was his 27th of the season to break a tie with Kris Bryant....

 2021-09-20 00:23 

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'SNL' star Bowen Yang dazzles with high heels at Emmys...

Yang earned the first Emmy nomination of his career this year....

 2021-09-19 23:49 

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Lucas Giolito and the Chicago White Sox win a 'grinder battle' vs. the Texas Rangers 7-2 to take 2 of 3 in the series...

Lucas Giolito allowed one run on six hits with four strikeouts and one walk in 5 innings in the Chicago White Sox's 7-2 victory against the Texas Rangers on Sunday at Globe Life Field. The team's magic number for clinching the American League Cent...

 2021-09-19 22:18 

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Body found in Wyoming consistent with Gabby Petito's description, officials say...

A missing report for Petito was filed on Sept. 11....

 2021-09-19 21:30 

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Emmys 2021: Winners and losers from the 73rd primetime awards show...

Follow along live and see who goes home lucky at the 73rd primetime awards show....

 2021-09-19 21:29 

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Professor accused of hurling racial slurs, spitting on Black woman and her daughter outside Oak Park grocery store...

Authorities also said Alberto Friedmann, 53, allegedly sped past the victim in his Jaguar, narrowly missing her, but intentionally striking her vehicle with his....

 2021-09-19 20:57 

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Texas doctor says he performed abortion in defiance of new state law...

A Texas doctor disclosed Saturday that he had performed an abortion in defiance of a new state law that bans most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy....

 2021-09-19 20:45 

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Chicago Fire get shut out for the 3rd straight game in a 2-0 road loss to CF Montreal...

Romell Quioto scored in the 60th minute, James Pantemis made four saves and CF Montreal blanked the Chicago Fire 2-0 on Sunday. The Fire have lost four of five, including three straight shutouts....

 2021-09-19 20:45 

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How and when to watch the 2021 Emmy Awards...

The 73rd annual primetime Emmy Awards are finally here....

 2021-09-19 19:09 

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Shots fired by a Chicago police officer in Englewood, details scarce...

A Chicago police officer drew their service weapon and fired shots Sunday, but it was not known whether anyone was struck....

 2021-09-19 18:43 

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Review: A fine, spooky 'Macbeth' at Lyric Opera fights deliciously with our current recovery narrative...

A creepy 'Macbeth' in Chicago fights deliciously with the recovery narrative so common in the arts. Here you had a night of healing togetherness followed by an opera in which the heavens unleash toil and trouble....

 2021-09-19 17:54 

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Bears tailgaters back in their element: 'This is part of what makes the whole experience. It's not just the game.'...

Tailgaters started trickling into their Museum Campus stomping grounds early in the morning, arriving on Divvy bikes, the No. 146 express bus and by foot, tossing orange and navy footballs along the way....

 2021-09-19 17:31 

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Chicago violence: Tow-truck driver fatally shot, police investigating mass shooting that left 5 wounded about 45 minutes earlier...

A tow-truck driver was killed about 45 minutes after five others were seriously wounded early Sunday in an unrelated attack, according to Chicago police....

 2021-09-19 16:21 

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Volcano on Spanish island of La Palma in Atlantic Ocean erupts...

A volcano on Spain's Atlantic Ocean island of La Palma erupted Sunday after a weeklong buildup of seismic activity....

 2021-09-19 16:07 

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Search resumes in Florida for man whose girlfriend disappeared on cross-country trip...

The search for Brian Laundrie resumed at the more than 24,000-acre Carlton Reserve in Sarasota County, Florida, a wildlife area with more than 100 miles of trails, as well as campgrounds....

 2021-09-19 15:57 

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US begins flying Haitian migrants home from Texas...

The US began flying some of the thousands of Haitian migrants who have crossed from Mexico into a Texas border camp back to their poverty-stricken homeland on Sunday, hoping to deter others from crossing into the country....

 2021-09-19 14:20 

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46th Ward Alderman declines medical treatment after Uptown attack, Chicago police make arrest...

Chicago police said the 46th Ward Alderman, who is James Cappleman, was "struck with a blunt object" Saturday night and he declined medical attention after suffering minor injuries....

 2021-09-19 12:24 

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This day in history, September 19: President George Washington's farewell address published...

Almanacs are full of lists of global and national historic events. But "This Day in History" feature invites you to not just peruse a list, but to take a trip back in time to see how a significant event originally was reported in the Chicago Tribu...

 2021-09-19 11:30 

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Column: How should Chicago Cubs manager David Ross be evaluated after the strange 2021 season? 'If I'm doing a good job, they'll keep me around.'...

Chicago Cubs manager David Ross has a year left on his contract and figures to be back in 2022. But how do you evaluate him after a season as strange as 2021?...

 2021-09-19 10:53 

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After year off due to pandemic, 'more simple' North Aurora Days returns as one-day festival...

North Aurora's Riverfront Park was the spot for a one-day version of North Aurora Days on Saturday following its cancellation a year ago due to the pandemic....

 2021-09-19 10:00 

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Chicago Bears vs. Cincinnati Bengals: Everything you need to know for the Week 2 game before kickoff...

The Chicago Bears face the Cincinnati Bengals in their home opener Sunday at Soldier Field, hoping to rebound from a rough Week 1 loss to the Los Angeles Rams....

 2021-09-19 10:00 

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What it means when plants are rated immune, resistant or susceptible to diseases...

Plant labels will list resistance, immunity or susceptibility to disease or pests, but knowing what that means matters for your garden selections....

 2021-09-19 10:00 

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Letters: Doctors are happy to answer questions about COVID-19 vaccination...

As a hospital faculty member, I was fortunate to be among the first to receive a vaccine that I, and the vast majority of doctors, see as the best way to end this pandemic....

 2021-09-19 05:05 

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Ask Amy: Dating apps beget 'situationship'...

Dear Amy: I was in an exclusive monogamous relationship with a man for eight months and, unfortunately, I kept catching him using dating apps, even after I had drawn a hard boundary about it....

 2021-09-19 03:59 

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The Chicago White Sox manage only 3 hits in a 2-1 loss to the Texas Rangers...

Hits were hard to come by for the Chicago White Sox, who lost 2-1 to the Texas Rangers on Saturday at Globe Life Field. Five Rangers pitchers limited the Sox to just three hits — a Luis Robert single in the first, a Yasmani Grandal home run in the s...

 2021-09-19 03:42 

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Chicago Cubs fall to the Milwaukee Brewers 6-4 and watch their NL Central rivals clinch a playoff berth...

The Chicago Cubs lost their 11th consecutive game in the season series against the Milwaukee Brewers, who clinched a postseason berth for the fourth consecutive season with a 6-4 win Saturday....

 2021-09-19 00:59 

Chicago Tribune

Northwestern rallies but can't overcome 5 turnovers in a 30-23 loss to Duke...

Duke scored three touchdowns in the first quarter and did all its scoring in the first half, then held off a Northwestern comeback to earn a 30-23 win in a nonconference game Saturday. The Wildcats (1-2) couldn't overcome five turnovers....

 2021-09-18 23:51 

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Missing swimmer 'presumed dead' while mother, daughter and good Samaritan rescued in Evanston...

Missing swimmer 'presumed dead' while mother, daughter and good Samaritan rescued in Evanston on Saturday....

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