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  1. GOP rips Pritzker for getting $230K property tax reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | SFGate

    In this March 27, 2017 photo, Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker speaks in Chicago. Pritzker has received a nearly $230,000 reduction in property taxes for a Chicago mansion the billionaire bought next to his multimillion-dollar home.

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  2. Pig Balloons Will Fly in Anti-Trump Protest to Block Chicago...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | SFGate

    For those who thought Donald Trump would only be president when pigs fly, some Chicago architects have devised the perfect form of protest. Windy City-based New World Design plans to float four giant balloons in the shape of golden pigs to block the 20-foot Trump sign outside the president's hotel along the Chicago River in a one-day protest of the new administration, according to the Chicago Tribune .

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  3. Experts: Those already sick still face coverage problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Friday, March 24, 2017, file photo, protesters gather across the Chicago River from Trump Tower to rally against the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, in Chicago. The Republican push to replace the Affordable Care Act was revived by a small change to their plan designed to combat concerns over coverage for those with pre-existing health conditions.

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  4. May Day protests spark brawls, arrests across countryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | SFGate

    Several arrests were made in May Day protests on Monday in Portland, Oregon. Police said a group of anarchists destroyed a police car, and damaged numerous properties.

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  5. Thousands march in Chicago to protest climate policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | SFGate

    Demonstrators march on the State Street during "100 Days of Failure" protest and march, Saturday, April 29, 2016, in Chicago. Thousands of people across the U.S. are marking President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office by marching in protest of his environmental policies.

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  6. Coachella 2017: Weekend 2 Unofficial Side-Party Scene Comes AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | SFGate

    For the first time, major marketers like Vice and Under Armour are planting flags on the quieter, less fashionable "hangover" weekend The Party Report passed by Kristen Stewart grabbing a smoke with friends in a quiet corner of the under-appreciated new Hacienda del Toro VIP section, James Franco and DJ Cassidy gathered in the Rose Garden, and bartenders greeting Tony Goldwyn as "Mr. President." At the unofficial and unrelated off-site parties, Leonardo DiCaprio, Drake, Diddy, Rihanna, Katy Perry and various Jonas brothers lit up the scene.

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  7. Trump urged to show his tax returns by protesters US-wideRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | SFGate

    Protesters in the United States staged nationwide 'Tax March' events on Saturday, demanding that President Donald Trump finally release his tax returns. A Trump impersonator addressed crowds on Capitol Hill in Washington where more than 1,500 demonstrators gathered on the front lawn.

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  8. Removal of United passenger shines light on airport policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | SFGate

    John Slater, a United Airlines vice president, testifies at a City Council committee hearing in Chicago on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Slater said that bumping passengers to accommodate airline employees happens infrequently, and that federal guidelines requiring rest for crew members made it necessary to get the employees on the United flight in which Dr. David Dao was dragged from on Sunday.

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  9. Lawyer says man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | SFGate

    A passenger dragged from a United Express flight suffered a "significant" concussion and broken nose, and he lost two front teeth, one of his lawyers said Thursday. Dr. David Dao has been discharged from a hospital but he will require reconstructive surgery, said attorney Thomas Demetrio , whose law firm is representing the 69-year-old Kentucky physician.

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  10. Uproar over United video imperils Chicago airport policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | SFGate

    This Sunday, April 9, 2017, image made from a video provided by Audra D. Bridges shows a passenger being removed from a United Airlines flight in Chicago. Video of police officers dragging the passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, and a spokesman for the airline insisted that employees had no choice but to contact authorities to remove the man.

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  11. Chicago-area chef, cancer worker charged in terrorist caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | SFGate

    In this undated photo provided by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Joseph D. Jones poses with an Islamic State group flag at Illinois Beach State Park in Zion, Ill. Jones and Edward Schimenti were arrested by FBI agents on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 on terrorist charges for allegedly conspiring to support the Islamic State militant group.

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  12. Winds crack glass on Chicago building; some streets shutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | SFGate

    Recent rains have resulted in flooding on Thursday, April 6, 2017, near the Des Plaines River in Des Plaines, Ill. Recent rains have resulted in flooding on Thursday, April 6, 2017, near the Des Plaines River in Des Plaines, Ill.

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  13. There Is Chilled Out and There Is This Beluga WhaleRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | SFGate

    Ivan Lopez was having a relaxing day at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, Illinois, and noticed that this beluga whale was equally chilled out.Floating about without a care in the world, the beluga looks like the definition of relaxed.

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  14. Chicago man pleads not guilty to weapons charge after raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | SFGate

    Law enforcement agents investigate the scene of a shooting in Chicago on Monday, March 27, 2017. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said a special agent was attempting to arrest someone Monday morning when a second person pointed a weapon at agents.

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  15. From mail-order watches to a skyscraper: A look at SearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | SFGate

    Sears signage is shown on its department store in Brooklyn's Flatbush neighborhood, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in New York. Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is "substantial doubt" that it will be able to keep its doors open.

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  16. St. Charles County, Missouri, police say rock 'n' roll visionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | SFGate

    Legendary singer and composer Chuck Berry, one of the pioneers of rock-and-roll, died Saturday, March 18, 2017, near his hometown of St. Louis, Mo. He was 90. Legendary singer and composer Chuck Berry, one of the pioneers of rock-and-roll, died Saturday, March 18, 2017, near his hometown of St. Louis, Mo.

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  17. Amy Krouse Rosenthal, best-selling author, dead at age 51Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | SFGate

    Author Amy Krouse Rosenthal poses for a photo Aug. 1, 2016, in Chicago. Rosenthal, a popular author, filmmaker and speaker who brightened lives with her wide-eyed spirit and broke hearts when she wrote of being terminally ill and leaving behind her husband Jason, died Monday, March 13, 2017.

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  18. Thousands join in Chicago's St. Patrick's Day weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | SFGate

    People watch as the Chicago River is dyed a bright green color kicking off St. Patrick's Day weekend festivities, Saturday, March 11, 2017 in Chicago. On Sunday, thousands of people are expected to attend the South Side Irish Parade /Chicago Tribune via AP) less People watch as the Chicago River is dyed a bright green color kicking off St. Patrick's Day weekend festivities, Saturday, March 11, 2017 in Chicago.

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  19. Big hit for Bulls, 'Benny's Day Off' connects onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, photo the Chicago Bulls' mascot Benny the Bull, right, begins his daylong Snapchat video quest by reenacting a scene from the Chicago based movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off, with the help of the Bulls' Luka Dukich, digital content manager, left, Second City's Billy Bungeroth, the story's co-director., and Benny's assistant Tom Sargent at the United Center in Chicago. The story starring Benny is playing out almost in real time on social media on a recent Monday, with scenes posted on Snapchat right after they are recorded throughout the day.

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  20. Amputee prosthetic legs with Boston bombing survivor's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 photo, Heather Abbott, right, prosthetist David Rotter, left, and Vidal Lopez talk amongst themselves at the University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital, in the Near West Side neighborhood. Abbott, a survivor of the Boston Marathon bombing and founder of The Heather Abbott Foundation, teamed up with Scheck & Siress, a Chicago based prosthetic firm, to provide Lopez with new customizable prosthetic legs.

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