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  1. Jodie Foster marries Alexandra Hedison; Roger Ebert gets a statue: Celebrity newsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... their newborn on April 20, a representative for Wilde said. A life-size bronze statue of Roger Ebert , the longtime Chicago Sun-Times critic, will be formally unveiled Thursday outside the Virginia Theatre in Champaign, which is next to Urbana where ...

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  2. Veruca Salt Seethe Again in 'The Museum of Broken Relationships' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Spin

    ... into sleep mode by now, but Veruca Salt were rare alt-rock radio staples who actually left you wanting more. The Chicago band's first album, 1994's American Thighs , already had a breakout hit with "Seether," but not long after 1997 sophomore LP ...

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  3. Finesse Mitchell Hosts New Centric Show "According to Him + Her"Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... his recent shows were all sold out! Mitchell will be showcasing his talents in upcoming shows in Toledo, Pleasanton, Chicago and Baltimore. "According to Him + Her" is currently on Centric TV, Fridays at 9P/8C. Click the link for a preview or go to ...

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  4. Sanford 'Sandy' Frank: An appreciationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... Harvard Law School and became an associate at the prestigious law firm Donovan Leisure. However, as Frank told the Chicago Tribune in a 1985 article, "There wasn't room for humor in a law firm." So he took what would turn out to be a better-paying ...

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  5. Today in History for April 23, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 23, 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, hosted its first major league game as the Chicago Federals defeated the Kansas City ...

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  6. Today in history: Chicago's Wrigley Field hosted its first major league gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gaston Gazette

    On April 23, 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, hosted its first major league game as the Chicago Federals defeated the Kansas City Packers 9-1.

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  7. This day in history: April 23, 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    On April 23, 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, hosted its first major league game as the Chicago Federals defeated the Kansas City Packers 9-1.

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  8. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KWTX

    ... chance of a shower after midnight as temperatures fall into the mid-60s. On April 23, 1914-100 years ago today--Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, which seated 14,000 and was built at a cost of $250,000 hosted its first major league ...

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  9. Today In History, April 23Read the original story

    Yesterday | WBNS

    ... 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 23, 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, hosted its first major league game as the Chicago Federals defeated the Kansas City ...

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  10. Bewitching WizardRead the original story

    Tuesday | Style Weekly

    ... knocks me out to be in this show." Kazurinsky's career in show business began while he was working as an ad man in Chicago. Terrified of pitching to clients, he began taking classes with the venerable comedy troupe Second City to get over his fear ...

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  11. Bastille performs "Pompeii" at CoachellaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WSUN-FM Saint Petersburg

    ... to the mainstage during the middle of the afternoon on Friday. (No official Coachella video for this either.) Chicago. That's right, the home of the Cubs, Da Bears, and the place where Second City was born is at the top of the charts. "Oh chicken ...

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  12. Today in History a " April 23Read the original story

    Yesterday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    On April 23, 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, hosted its first major league game as the Chicago Federals defeated the Kansas City Packers 9-1.

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  13. On this Day in Movie History April 23, 1931: The Public Enemy ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Examiner.com

    ... the never published novel Beer and Blood penned by two by two former street thugs John Bright and Kubec Glasmon from Chicago who had witnessed some of Al Capone's murderous gang rivalries in Chicago. The Public Enemy follows the exploits of two ...

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  14. Jake and Elwood come to townRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | SanLuisObispo.com

    ... they stuffed their black suits into a beat-up VW Jetta and hit the road. "We got in the car and drove 500 miles to Chicago with coffee breath and sandwich crumbs on our clothes," Lafferty said. "It was this or going back to playing in bars." When ...

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  15. In Hateship Loveship, Kristen Wiig Dials It Way BackRead the original story

    Tuesday | Miami New Times

    ... his estranged former son-in-law, Ken (Guy Pearce), calls her "gorgeous," buys her a burger, and then takes off to Chicago. His cheap, forgettable kindness upends Johanna's world. It's instantly clear to us Ken is a rat: a meth-snorting ex-con who ...

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  16. Planned Parenthood at Illinois' #1 Family Attraction?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Christian Newswire

    ... largest abortion chain. The Pro-Life Action League's protest will confront Billionaire Susan Pritzker, former NBC Chicago reporter Renee Ferguson, Saturday Night Live cast member Cecily Strong and all Planned Parenthood's guests with the truth about ...

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  17. Bob Dole's glower: The 1996 Republican frontrunner gave his... Photo-photo.5418345Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | SFGate

    ... gave his party's response to Bill Clinton's SOTU. In contrast to the upbeat Clinton, Dole delivered what the Chicago Tribune called a "partisan ideological speech that seemed directed more at conservative GOP primary voters than the nation at ...

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  18. Bob Dole says US should send weapons to UkraineRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | SFGate

    ... gave his party's response to Bill Clinton's SOTU. In contrast to the upbeat Clinton, Dole delivered what the Chicago Tribune called a "partisan ideological speech that seemed directed more at conservative GOP primary voters than the nation at ...

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  19. My Favorite Roger: Peter SobczynskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... of a great film critic and it was that ability that made his work so special. Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member of the ...

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  20. Sorting through the changes on network televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | O-R Online

    ... “Winter Classics,” the most recent nationally aired NBC ice rink extravaganza – Pittsburgh vs. Chicago – set a record with about 2.8 million viewers. That's paltry pickings compared to NFL football, but it's a promising ...

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