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  1. FPSF Taking Some Heat For R. Kelly BookingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... in charge are banking on fans' enthusiasm for the festival's other performers outweighing their disdain of the Chicago-based singer responsible for hit songs like "Your Body's Callin'," "Ignition (Remix)" and "I Believe I Can Fly." Omar Afra, ...

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  2. Lady Gaga Takes Polar Plunge Into Chicago's Lake Michigan For CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Switched

    Lady Gaga has pulled some pretty crazy stunts over the years, but jumping into Chicago's Lake Michigan in sub-freezing temperatures might be her craziest one yet. Still, it was all for a good cause and she wasn't alone.

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  3. Dakota Johnson pretends to join ISIS in SNL skitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | She Knows

    Katie McKay-Phillips is a freelance writer and the creator of Ruffled Feathers, an online wedding and event style brand. She lives in Chicago with her husband, son and two English bulldogs.

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  4. MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show: Tickets for the last Grateful...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Some tickets for the Grateful Dead 's farewell, "Fare Thee Well" concerts in Chicago are being offered for over $116,000! If you're hoping to see one of the Grateful Dead's last shows at Chicago's Soldier Field July 3rd-5th, and you don't have tickets yet: plan on spending a pretty penny! Tickets for the three, "Fare Thee Well" shows sold out in minutes, but you can still get them on secondary ticket sites. Stubhub is offering tickets for the show with a top-price at $116,000 , down to just under $1,350.

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  5. Before Parks & Rec Amy Poehler Starred In This Unaired TV Pilot That Just Screams '90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Perez Hilton

    ... has to get their start somewhere, and we now know what Amy was up to before landing her career-starting SNL gig. in Chicago, but the comedy house just released a clip of Amy's unaired TV pilot RVTV , and it's everything we could have hoped for! We ...

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  6. Columbia/Urban League "Smile" Reviews: Table of ContentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... film "Smile" by Marquis Daisy. Crazy "Citizenfour" lawsuit; How to work with your spouse and not kill each other; Chicago's abuse-laden "black site"; Lesser-known MLK speech; Friday is global record Chaz is the Publisher of RogerEbert.com and a ...

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  7. "Make Stuff Up!" with WOW ImprovRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... Line Is It Anyway?" you'll love WOW Improv! Many of the current rules of comedic improv were first formalized in Chicago in the late 1950s and early 1960s at The Second City where improvisers were trained in improv rules which became the cornerstone ...

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  8. Kanye Debuts New Song 'All Day' at Brit AwardsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | WVII

    ... song Kanye has released off his new album. Recently, he debuted "Wolves" -- featuring "Chandelier" singer Sia and Chicago rapper Vic Mensa -- during a publicity event for his new line of sneakers, the Yeezy Boost. "Only One," Kanye's collaboration ...

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  9. Stick Figure Cinema, by Damian ArlynRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... a magnificent shot this is until Damian re-drew it in black, white and red. 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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  10. CHICAGO: Lamm Talks About Why Cetera Left the BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | 95.5 3WS

    What comes first for Chicago , recording or playing live? Promoting California shows in Bakersfield and Temecula, California this Thursday and Friday, co-founder Robert Lamm sets the record straight: "We've always been a band that wants to perform. We never considered ourselves recording artists that just basically live to be in the studio and perform sparingly.

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  11. Nashville NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... Minutemaids 51-42, Tuesday night in Grand Island. The two met for a first round bout in the Girls B-5 D... (CHICAGO) -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and he will undergo surgery, according to the team. ...

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  12. Rascal Flatts Offering New Versions of Their Greatest Hits During Vegas Riot! ResidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... put four players in double figures, but it wasn't enough as Casper's Hakeem Rogers nailed a 3-pointer with .... (CHICAGO) -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and he will undergo surgery, according to the ...

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  13. Brantley Gilbert Looks Forward to Winning Even More European Fans Starting This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... put four players in double figures, but it wasn't enough as Casper's Hakeem Rogers nailed a 3-pointer with .... (CHICAGO) -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and he will undergo surgery, according to the ...

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  14. Boy Finds Rare Kidney Donor in First-Grade ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... put four players in double figures, but it wasn't enough as Casper's Hakeem Rogers nailed a 3-pointer with .... (CHICAGO) -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and he will undergo surgery, according to the ...

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  15. Big Breakfast, Small Dinner Helps DiabeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... put four players in double figures, but it wasn't enough as Casper's Hakeem Rogers nailed a 3-pointer with .... (CHICAGO) -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and he will undergo surgery, according to the ...

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  16. Reddit Cracks Down on Nude Photos Months After Celebrity Hacking ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... put four players in double figures, but it wasn't enough as Casper's Hakeem Rogers nailed a 3-pointer with .... (CHICAGO) -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose has a torn meniscus in his right knee and he will undergo surgery, according to the ...

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  17. Is Megyn Kelly a Fellow Traveler?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Examiner.com

    ... The entire Country knows who Obama is and that he has used his Gangster friends from Chicago to set up the Dictatorship of the Proletariat in the Temple of the United States, the Whitehouse. Fox News constantly points out that other networks cover ...

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  18. Legendary rock band Chicago travels to TemeculaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Redlands Daily Facts

    To that end, the 70-year-old singer-songwriter, keyboardist and founding member of Chicago, can't wait for the band's sold-out concert in Temecula. “We've always been a band that wants to perform,” said Lamm.

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  19. Emerging Picks of the Week: Brandy Clark & Vic MensaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Billboard

    ... who you know / You need to know someone to know no one" take the 21-year old all of seven seconds to perform. The Chicago native isn't overwhelmed by the task, however, and sweeps through his verses with a cool swagger reminiscent of Drake . The new ...

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  20. Gentrification is good for the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... just 9% are now less poor than the national average (see chart), according to the City Observatory, a think-tank. In Chicago, yuppies can easily buy coffee and vinyl records in northern neighbourhoods such as Wicker Park. But the South Side, where ...

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