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  1. Rahm's Former Rivals Split on Mayoral EndorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | NBC Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke Sunday while his advocates offered support and his opponents protested outside. NBC 5's Christian Farr reports.

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  2. Mayor Emanuel, City Officials Celebrate Opening Of La Villita Park In Little VillageRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman George Cardenas, State Senator Tony Munoz, Congressman Luis Guitierrez and Chicago Park District General Superintendent and CEO Michael Kelly joined community leaders today to cut the ribbon on the La Villita Park in Little Village. The 22-acre site, formerly home to Celotex, is the largest USEPA superfund to park conversion in a major American city.

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  3. Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Celebrate Opening of Maggie Daley ParkRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Park District General Superintendent and CEO Michael Kelly, members of the Daley family and community leaders today cut the ribbon on the highly anticipated Maggie Daley Park in the heart of downtown Chicago. "Children from neighborhoods across the City were touched by Maggie Daley through After School Matters and her love of the City; through this park, Maggie's legacy will continue to touch the lives of children from every corner of Chicago," said Mayor Emanuel.

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  4. Holder: race wasn't a factor in case involving Obama's palRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Chicago Sun-Times

    From Left, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder participate in a 'Building Community Trust' roundtable discussion with police and community leaders Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in Chicago. Holder says the nation is facing "critical times" when it comes to the lack of trust that exists between some communities and law enforcement, and that the solution is confronting the issue and both sides need to understand each other.

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  5. Emanuel, Garcia square off in battle for minority votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WGN-TV Chicago

    With polls showing the mayor's popularity slipping in minority communities, Sunday's efforts might've been the shot in the arm Emanuel's campaign needed. Near Humboldt Park Emanuel's challenger, Cook County board member Jesus "Chuy" Garcia held an event at one of the schools closed under the mayor's watch.

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  6. Former foe Chico backs Emanuel's re-election bidRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel's re-election bid has received the backing of several Latino leaders, including his one-time rival for the job. Gery Chico said Sunday that he's endorsing Emanuel.

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  7. Mayor cuts ribbon at Little Village parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel lets out a laugh following a ribbon cutting ceremony at a newly opened park in the Little Village neighborhood in Chicago on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. Built atop a 3-foot stone cap on what used to be the contaminated Celotex industrial site in Little Village, the 22-acre park at... Mayor Rahm Emanuel lets out a laugh following a ribbon cutting ceremony at a newly opened park in the Little Village neighborhood in Chicago on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014.

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  8. Once foes, Chico backs Emanuel for Chicago mayorRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Hawk Eye

    Rahm Emanuel's one-time competitor Gery Chico said he's backing the Chicago mayor for re-election.

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  9. Why Germany has it so much better than the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Raw Story

    ... in many other journals. Geoghagen ran unsuccessfully in the Democratic Congressional primary to succeed Rahm Emanuel, and is the author of six books including Whose Side Are You on, The Secret Lives of Citizens , and, most recently, Were You Born on ...

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  10. Chicago opens lakefront Maggie Daley ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Daily Chronicle

    Members of the Daley family and Mayor Rahm Emanuel gathered at Maggie Daley Park on Saturday morning for its official opening. The 20-acre park is located between Randolph and Monroe streets, west of Lake Shore Drive.

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  11. Chico to endorse Emanuel for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Chicago Tribune

    Nearly four years ago, then-mayoral hopeful Gery Chico spent months ripping opponent Rahm Emanuel, suggesting his foe's North Shore upbringing "was very, very different" and made him unable to relate to average Chicagoans. Chico, a City Hall lobbyist and wealthy insider under then-Mayor Richard M. Daley, had high hopes of forcing a runoff against Emanuel.

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  12. Hundreds attend Maggie Daley Park ribbon-cuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Saturday at Maggie Daley Park. (Anthony Souffle / Chicago Tribune) Former Mayor Richard M. Daley, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Michael Kelly, general superintendent and CEO of the Chicago Park District, cut the ribbon Saturday to officially open ...

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  13. Maggie Daley Park ice ribbon opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... weekend as well as rock climbing walls, open lawn areas and picnic groves that will open in the spring. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and former Mayor Daley were on hand for a ribbon-cutting at the park to mark the opening on Saturday. While the park's ...

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  14. 4 universities submit bids to host Obama's facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Barack Obama Foundation received final proposals on Thursday from four universities to host the president's future library, the foundation said. Of those four, two are in Chicago, Obama's hometown where Rahm Emanuel, the president's former chief of staff, is mayor.

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  15. After 2 years of construction, Maggie Daley Park opens SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Chicago Tribune

    ... of the way they designed the trees and the hills, you don't hear a lot of sound from Lake Shore Drive." Mayor Rahm Emanuel visited the park a couple of months ago when the skating ribbon and the rock-climbing wall were being installed. The ...

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  16. Pittsburgh joins 13 other cities to promote citizenship among legal immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Cities for Citizenship was formed by the mayors of Los Angeles, Chicago and New York three months ago to promote some progress on immigration despite the polarized division on the issue in Washington, D.C. "Immigrants who become naturalized citizens make significant contributions to our communities, our city and our country, and it's in our collective interest to promote naturalization," said Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel when the group was set up. Pittsburgh will join Atlanta; Baltimore; Boston; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Denver; Milwaukee; Nashville, Tenn.; Philadelphia; Seattle; and Washington in the Cities for Citizenship effort.

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  17. Holder says nation must bridge trust gap between police, civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Daily Herald

    The U.S. must work to narrow the gap between law enforcement and some black communities as the nation grapples with fatal incidents involving police officers and unarmed victims, Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday in Chicago. "We have to ask ourselves some fundamental questions about the lack of trust that exists between some communities and the law-enforcement officers who serve those communities," Holder said before a round-table discussion with local officials, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

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  18. Exclusive: Gery Chico to back onetime nemesis, Rahm EmanuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Chicago Sun-Times

    In a major pivot from 2011, former Chicago Public Schools Chairman Gery Chico is putting his support for mayor behind Rahm Emanuel - his onetime rival for the city's top job, Chico told the Chicago Sun-Times.

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  19. Attorney General Holder meets with police, local leaders in ChicagoRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Northwest Herald

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder participate in a "Building Community Trust" roundtable discussion with police and community leaders Friday in Chicago. CHICAGO – Attorney General Eric Holder says the nation is facing "critical times" when it comes to the lack of trust that exists between some communities and law enforcement.

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  20. City Lawsuit Against Park Grill in Jeopardy After Old Video SurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | NBC Chicago

    ... the restaurant, Park Grill has become a favorite. It's also been the subject of an ongoing lawsuit. Once Mayor Rahm Emanuel took office, he hired private attorneys to terminate the rest of the 30-year contract. Park Grill pays the city $250,000 a ...

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