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  1. Goodbye, DOJ: 'Eric Holder is free'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Hill

    ... of Justice released a nine-minute video labeling Holder "the people's lawyer," with remarks from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, former President Clinton and Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.). Holder, who it was announced in September would stay on as attorney ...

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  2. Bored? Read Eric Holder's 28,000-word list of accomplishments as attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | TheBlaze.com

    ... to send Holder off, one filled with praise from Democrats such as former President Bill Clinton, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and several Democratic senators. Holder was expected to speak at 2 p.m. Friday in a farewell ceremony. His replacement, ...

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  3. Mayor Emanuel, Congressman Rush And Alderman Cochran Open MetroSquash ...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | City of Chicago

    First Free-Standing Chicago Site Provides Youth with Sports, Academic Counseling and a Path to College; Part of Woodlawn Park that is transforming Cottage Grove south of the Midway Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Congressman Bobby Rush and Alderman Willie B. Cochran today opened the MetroSquash Academic & Squash Center located at 6100 South Cottage Grove in Woodlawn. MetroSquash provides youth with squash and wellness programing, academic tutoring, enrichment, mentoring and life skills to augment their success in school and matriculation to and through college.

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  4. NFL Draft festivities in Chicago will feature Roger Goodell and a whole lot moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Business Journal

    And you thought the 2015 NFL Draft happening in Chicago next week is about NFL teams making their draft pics? The 2015 Draft schedule just released shows the NFL has planned four days of festivities that just happen to include the Draft itself. The big-time football shindig, which Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel hopes will show off a city that is just beginning to show the first sign of leaves on its trees, begins on the morning of Wednesday, Apr. 29, with a youth football clinic for 100 kids that will involve a number of NFL Draft prospects and the League's Commissioner himself, Roger Goodell .

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  5. Mayor Emanuel Announces City Plan to Plant More Than 11,800 Trees in Neighborhoods Citywide This YearRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that the City will plant more than 11,800 trees this year in neighborhoods citywide. "Chicago was one of the first cities in the nation that incorporated planting trees and urban forests into the city's plan and design, and we're proud to continue this tradition today," said Mayor Emanuel.

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  6. Behind NPRa s decision to remove its branding from a Latino USA episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Current

    ... election, the hourlong installment focused on the campaign of Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, who opposed incumbent Rahm Emanuel. In NPR's judgment, the show made charges against Emanuel without giving the candidate a chance to respond, according to Mark ...

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  7. Mayor Emanuel Names Forrest Claypool as Next Chief of Staff Current...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | City of Chicago

    CHICAGO Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday named Forrest Claypool as his next Chief of Staff. Mr. Claypool is currently the President of the Chicago Transit Authority.

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  8. Spike Lee's 'Chiraq' would add to city's long violent filmographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... of things I was gonna do. Become famous. But Chicago's the big melting pot, and I got melted but good." Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he met with Spike Lee on Wednesday and expressed his displeasure with the director's decision to call a movie he's ...

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  9. Mayor Rahm Emanuel names CTA chief Forrest Claypool as next chief-of-staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Examiner.com

    Chicago Sun Times City Hall reporter Fran Spielman reported exclusively that Mayor Rahm Emanuel will name Forrest Claypool as his next chief-of-staff today. For Claypool this will be an unprecedented third stint as chief of staff, having served two separate stints for former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley.

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  10. Mayor Emanuel taps CTA director to be chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday defended CTA head Forrest Claypool's hiring of two men who gave up their Cook County jobs amid allegations of unethical conduct related to patronage, saying he wasn't concerned because Claypool knew the pair from the county. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday defended CTA head Forrest Claypool's hiring of two men who gave up their Cook County jobs amid allegations of unethical conduct related to patronage, saying he wasn't concerned because Claypool knew the pair from the county.

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  11. Englewood weighs in on 'Chiraq'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Red Eye Chicago

    The cringe-inducing title aside, Spike Lee could do some good with his exploration of violence-plagued Chicago neighborhoods in "Chiraq." The cringe-inducing title aside, Spike Lee could do some good with his exploration of violence-plagued Chicago neighborhoods in "Chiraq."

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  12. Chicago Is About to Offer the Nation's First Reparations Program for Victims of Police ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Nation

    ... For years, victim advocates campaigned without success for an official apology from the city. In 2013, Mayor Rahm Emanuel finally offered one, calling this history a stain on the city's reputation. "But then we called for more than that," says Flint ...

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  13. Exclusive: CTA President Forrest Claypool to be Emanuela s third chief of staffRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chicago Sun-Times

    At a news conference with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, CTA President Forrest Claypool talks about the newly remodeled Harrison Red Line Stop on State Street on Aug. 13, 2014. Mayor Rahm Emanuel decided Thursday that he needs a trusted hand to help solve the city's $20 billion pension crisis more than he needs continuity of leadership at the CTA.

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  14. Don't Underestimate the Importance of BenchmarkingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Building Operating Management

    ... the day is about Chicago's proposed energy disclosure ordinance. In his two-and-a-half years as Chicago mayor, Rahm Emanuel has had no shortage of confrontation. He's gone head-to-head with the Chicago Teacher's Union, he's taken on Wrigleyville ...

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  15. Catholics celebrate life of Cardinal GeorgeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Chronicle

    ... He was replaced by Archbishop Blase Cupich. Hundreds of clergy from around the country, plus Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner joined lay Catholics at Thursday's services, held after three days of visitation. Lolita Slaughter ...

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  16. Illinois lawmakers fast-track OKs for Obama, Lucas museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Greenwich Citizen

    File- This April 6, 2015, file photo shows Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talking to reporters at a campaign office, in Chicago. Emanuel says legislation beefing up Chicago's legal grounds to use public park land as potential sites for Barack Obama's presidential library and George Lucas' proposed museum will benefit residents and visitors for generations to come.

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  17. Chicago cabbie makes travel easier for handicap ridersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | My FOX Chicago

    ... hour and show up as they have come to expect," Tuffs said. To address the shortage of accessible cabs, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a plan in September to double the number of wheelchair-accessible cabs by the end of 2018. If you need a wheel chair ...

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  18. NewsCardinal George - 'a brilliant mind in love with God' - laid to rest...Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... who led the Archdiocese of Chicago for 17 years, began Tuesday when his body was brought into Holy Name. Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Gov. Bruce Rauner, Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and a host of politicians gathered in the first few pews at the ...

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  19. Sneed: Vancouver CEO is lead candidate for aviation commissionerRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... sources say Casey interviewed for the job at City Hall earlier this month - including a meeting with Mayor Rahm Emanuel himself - and that a decision could be imminent. a One sticking point: The aviation commissioner's $187,576-a-year salary, which ...

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  20. Images: Funeral and burial of Cardinal Francis GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Herald

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, from left, his wife Amy Rule, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkel attend the funeral Mass of Cardinal Francis George at Holy Name Cathedral on Thursday, April 23, 2015 in Chicago. George died last Friday at age 78 after a long battle with cancer.

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