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  1. Fearing copycat attacks, US officials step up securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A K9 security officer and his dog walk through a terminal at O'Hare International Airport on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 in Chicago. The airport attack in Brussels highlights one of the most vulnerable stages of aviation security: the time travelers spend between the curb and the checkpoint.

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  2. Post-free agency first-round NFL mock draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Team needs across the league are becoming clearer two weeks into the NFL's new year and a little more than a month before the 2016 draft. The Seattle Seahawks lack any proven offensive linemen, but head coach Pete Carroll's not worried .

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  3. Reddit users: These places are overratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Hollywood, Calif. "You go expecting lights, camera, acton! What you really get is bums, hookers and garbage."

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  4. 10 overrated US tourist attractions .. and alternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Knowing which tourist attractions are worth seeing and which aren't can help you save valuable time and leave you feeling like you saw the best of the area on a trip. Inspired by this Reddit list of overrated tourist destinations , we wanted to round up some of the most disappointing tourist traps in the US, and suggest some alternative places to go instead.

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  5. Lots of blarney in the Savannah lore about St. Patrick's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Friday, March 11, 2016 photo, a crowd watches as the cast-iron fountain in Forsyth Park sprays water dyed green less a week before the St. Patrick's Day parade in Savannah, Ga. While dying the fountains in Savannah's parks is a longstanding St. Patrick's Day tradition, many visitors believe the city dyes the Savannah River as well.

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  6. Chicago's Navy Pier to open new, taller Ferris wheel May 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The new 196-foot Ferris wheel will stand 49 feet taller and fit up to 180 more passengers per ride than the previous attraction, which opened in 1995 and was removed in January. The replacement also will have temperature-controlled gondolas, padded seats, TV screens and speakers.

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  7. Winds damage Chicago-area buildings, debris closes roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Gail Becker, of Lombard, Ill., struggles in the wind in the parking lot of Ultra Fresh Foods in Lombard, Ill., Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, as high winds impacted the suburbs of Chicago. MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT, TV OUT MBI less Gail Becker, of Lombard, Ill., struggles in the wind in the parking lot of Ultra Fresh Foods in Lombard, Ill., Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, as high winds impacted the suburbs of Chicago.

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  8. Chicago's Shedd Aquarium takes in stranded sea otter pupRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Jan. 27, 2016 photo provided by the John G. Shedd Aquarium, Christy Sterling, assistant supervisor of penguins and sea otters at the aquarium in Chicago, helps an orphaned southern sea otter pup dry off after swimming in the waters of the Regenstein Sea Otter Nursery in Chicago. The female pup was found alone on Carmel Beach in Carmel, Calif., on Jan. 6., and arrived in Chicago on Jan. 27 from Monterey Bay Aquarium in California.

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  9. Van Gogh's bedroom recreated in Chicago as Airbnb rentalRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 photo provided by The Art Institute of Chicago shows a Chicago apartment decorated to look like Vincent van Gogh's painting of his bedroom in the south of France. The room in Chicago's River North neighborhood is listed on Airbnb as if the artist himself were renting it for $10 a night.

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  10. Chinese-led investor group to buy the Chicago Stock ExchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Chicago Stock Exchange , founded more than a century ago, said Friday that it is being acquired by a Chinese-led investor group. The exchange did not disclose the purchase price.

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  11. Panhandlers win in court over sheriff's office in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Kim Pindak stands outside Chicago's federal courthouse after the first day of testimony in a civil lawsuit involving him and and other panhandlers Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in Chicago. He and another panhandler brought a suit that alleges they lost up to $10 a day because authorities bar them from begging in Daley Plaza, a popular public square in the city.

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  12. Chicago protesters target independent police review boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Dozens of medical students from various Chicago student associations stage a "die in" outside the county building, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, to protest the killing of Laquan McDonald by a police officer in Chicago. Many activists and analysts say the steps Mayor Rahm Emanuel is taking to hold Chicago police officers accountable for abuses are way too timid.

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  13. The Latest: Chicago board announces search for new top copRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Protesters engage Chicago police officers during a march calling for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez to resign in the wake of a police scandal, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, in Chicago. Protesters engage Chicago police officers during a march calling for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez to resign in the wake of a police scandal, Wednesday, Dec. 9, ... more Dozens of medical students from various Chicago student associations stage a "die in" outside the county building, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, to protest the killing of Laquan McDonald by a police officer in Chicago.

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  14. Chicago mayor apologizes for teen's death, vows reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, right, receives a hug before speaking during a special City Council meeting that he called to discuss a police abuse scandal Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, in Chicago. Emanuel apologized for the 2014 shooting of a black teenager Wednesday during the special City Council meeting and promised "complete and total" reform to restore trust in the police.

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  15. Chicago protesters call for Mayor Emanuel's resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    These are the latest developments in the case involving the 2014 killing of a black teenager by a white police officer who shot him 16 times . About 200 protesters are demonstrating in downtown Chicago following the release of documents showing that police officers' accounts of the 2014 killing of a black teen differed greatly from what was captured on dashcam video.

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  16. Delay in bringing charges could cost top prosecutor her jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 24, 2015 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Alvarez, the first woman and first Hispanic to serve as Cook County State's Attorney, was facing a tough 2016 re-election even before the footage of Officer Jason Van Dyke shooting Laquan McDonald 16 times in October 2014 became public last week.

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  17. Protest over Chicago teen's shooting set for retail districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, a protester holds a sign as people rally for 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, who was shot 16 times by Chicago Police Department Officer Jason Van Dyke in Chicago. McDonald, whose name demonstrators are shouting as they march the streets and plan to shut down the city's glitziest shopping corridor on Friday, lived a troubled life full of disadvantages and at least one previous brush with the law.

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  18. The Latest: March planned along Michigan Avenue in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Lamon Reccord, right, stares and yells at a Chicago police officer "Shoot me 16 times" as he and others march through Chicago's Loop Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, one day after murder charges were brought against police officer Jason Van Dyke in the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

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  19. Teen killed by Chicago officer had broken, troubled familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, a protester holds a sign as people rally for 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, who was shot 16 times by Chicago Police Department Officer Jason Van Dyke in Chicago. McDonald, whose name demonstrators are shouting as they march the streets and plan to shut down the city's glitziest shopping corridor on Friday, lived a troubled life full of disadvantages and at least one previous brush with the law.

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  20. The Latest: Chicago schools prepare lesson plan on shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Protesters block rush hour traffic along the Michigan Ave. bridge over the Chicago River Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Chicago, the day after murder charges were brought against police officer Jason Van Dyke in the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

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