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  1. Harvey man dies 11 years after being shot; death ruled homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Death of Harvey man this week who was shot nearly 11 years ago ruled a homicide related to his wounds. An autopsy conducted Wednesday determined that a man shot nearly 11 years ago when he was in his teens died this week of his injuries.

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  2. City Hall: Latest round of dibs heads to scrap heap FridayRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The streets just east of South California Avenue, between West 26th and West 22nd streets, have almost every spot "dibbed" on Feb. 5, 2015, including one with a store model sporting a jersey. The streets just east of South California Avenue, between West 26th and West 22nd streets, have almost every spot "dibbed" on Feb. 5, 2015, including one with a store model sporting a jersey.

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  3. Plenty of shame to be shared in JRW debacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Jackie Robinson West coach Darold Butler, right, and players ride along Michigan Avenue to the Pritzker Pavilion in the parade celebrating their Little League World Series second place finish. Chicago, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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  4. Man shot to death in Hermosa neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Chicago police at the scene of a homicide in an alley in the Hermosa neighborhood late Tuesday night. A man was found shot to death in a Hermosa neighborhood alley late Tuesday night in the Grand Central police district's third gunshot wound homicide in three nights. 1 comment

  5. Chicago Humanities Festival has new artistic directorRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The Chicago Humanities Festival said it would name on Wednesday Jonathan Elmer its new artistic director, a half-time position that helps guide the festival's programming choices and serves as one of its public faces. Elmer, 54, is a professor of English and director of the College Arts and Humanities Institute at Indiana University in Bloomington.

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  6. Cook County judge accused of falsifying mortgage applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A Cook County Circuit Court judge has been removed from the bench after being accused of providing false information while refinancing a mortgage for a home she owned. On Tuesday, Judge Beatriz Santiago was reassigned from hearing traffic cases to perform administrative duties in the office of another judge until she appears before the Illinois Courts Commission, the Circuit Court said in a news release.

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  7. School bus strikes building, but no kids on boardRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Workers prepare to clean up debris after a school bus, left, drove into the Card Frenzy shop at Dunning Square strip mall in the 6500 block of West Irving Park Road in Chicago, on Feb. 5, 2015. Workers prepare to clean up debris after a school bus, left, drove into the Card Frenzy shop at Dunning Square strip mall in the 6500 block of West Irving Park Road in Chicago, on Feb. 5, 2015.

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  8. American Airlines scores big as new official airline of CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    American Airlines is the new official airline of the Cubs, but neither the team nor American would divulge contract terms. American Airlines is the new official airline of the Cubs, but neither the team nor American would divulge contract terms.

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  9. Temperatures plunge after another snowy dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Icicles hang from a building on the 2900 block of North Talman Avenue in Chicago as the waning gibbous moon rises in the background. Icicles hang from a building on the 2900 block of North Talman Avenue in Chicago as the waning gibbous moon rises in the background.

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  10. Chicago hits benchmark in visitors, taps 'Epic' ad campaign to draw moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Adil Khan, Zubair Iftekhar and Aamer Khan take photos on the Ledge at Willis Tower. The Khans were visiting from India and Iftekhar is a student at UIC.

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  11. CME Group to close most floor-based trading in Chicago, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The CME Group announced Wednesday it will close most of its futures trading pits in Chicago and New York by early July. The decision comes as open outcry futures have dwindled to 1 percent of the company's total futures volume, supplanted by electronic trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the New York Mercantile Exchange.

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  12. Snow-covered streets still a deep concern for some in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    As the city Department of Streets and Sanitation started moving snow piles to vacant lots and city property on Wednesday, some Chicago residents were still wondering when they would see the pavement of their streets. Streets and Sanitation spokeswoman Molly Poppe said more than 650 pieces of equipment were being used on side streets Wednesday - including plows, salt spreaders, dump trucks and Bobcats.

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  13. Cook County officials confirm 12 deaths related to snow shovelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The Cook County medical examiner's office said two men died Tuesday, raising the number of snow shoveling deaths to 12 since Sunday's blizzard. Christopher Waz, of southwest suburban Darien, was shoveling snow in the 4500 block of West 100th Place, when he collapsed.

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  14. Northwest Side man is Cook County's 17th cold-related deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A Northwest Side man became at least the 17th person this winter to die from cold-related causes in Cook County, the county medical examiner's office said Wednesday. Geraldo Delgado, 55, was pronounced dead at 4:14 p.m. Tuesday at Community First Medical Center - formerly Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center - after being found in the 5500 block of West Diversey Avenue, according to the medical examiner's office.

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  15. Michael Polsky sells second penthouseRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Invenergy President and CEO Michael Polsky has sold a second downtown penthouse, a three-bedroom, 4,150-square-foot unit on the 27th floor of a River North tower, for $1.9 million. Last week, the Tribune reported that Polsky sold his never-occupied, 4,100-square-foot penthouse atop the Loop's Metropolitan Tower for $1.06 million.

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  16. Chicago's unshoveled sidewalks draw hundreds of complaintsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Jaime Medina, 69, digs into about 14 inches of drifted snow at his front gate on Kedzie Avenue near North Avenue on Feb. 1, 2015. Jaime Medina, 69, digs into about 14 inches of drifted snow at his front gate on Kedzie Avenue near North Avenue on Feb. 1, 2015.

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  17. 2 wounded in shootings on West, South sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A 20-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the right arm in the 1200 block of South Avers Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood about 11:05 a.m., said Chicago police spokesman Jose Estrada. The man said he was standing on the street when he heard multiple shots and felt he had been shot, but he told police he did not see his attackers, Estrada said.

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  18. Rare Shedd dolphin is pregnant; baby expected in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Piquet, a Pacific white-sided dolphin, swims with her 2-week-old male calf in June 2012 at the Shedd Aquarium. Piquet, a Pacific white-sided dolphin, swims with her 2-week-old male calf in June 2012 at the Shedd Aquarium.

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  19. Man charged following South Loop standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Mark Collins, 48, of the 1100 block of South Michigan Avenue, was charged with domestic battery and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following a standoff at his South Loop building. Mark Collins, 48, of the 1100 block of South Michigan Avenue, was charged with domestic battery and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following a standoff at his South Loop building.

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  20. Cards Against Humanity founders get serious about debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Max Temkin, one of the founders of Cards Against Humanity, works around a crowded table in November to get a site launched for a holiday fundraiser. Cards is hosting an aldermanic debate for 2nd Ward candidates on Sunday.

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