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  1. Inmates who clapped for cop death suspect may face reprisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Houston Chronicle

    Five Cook County Jail inmates who applauded as the man charged with the fatal shooting of a Chicago police commander was led by their cell could face reprisals for their actions, a jail official said Friday. Cara Smith, the chief policy officer for Sheriff Tom Dart, said a security video shows them clapping as suspect Shomari Legghette was being led past a crowded holding cell on Thursday after his first court appearance.

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  2. Chicago Sky championship eludes LA-bound PondexterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    Pondexter, a Chicago native, was a high school basketball superstar here when the sport was enjoying some of its best years in popularity and quality. She had a fabulous college career at Rutgers and has been a staple among the WNBA's elite players for a decade.

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  3. Red Stars Release Preseason ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Hot Time In Old Town

    The Chicago Red Stars released their preseason schedule yesterday, with their preparations for the 2018 NWSL campaign begin next weekend on February 24th. The schedule features five preseason games for the Red Stars through March 17th before the regular season begins on March 24th.

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  4. Pow Wow is a wry documentary about Americans' distance from their own historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Reader

    Robinson Devor's Pow Wow , which opens tonight at Facets for a weeklong run, is a compact and provocative documentary about Americans' relationship to history. Running just 75 minutes, the film covers plenty of thematic ground, considering the legend of Chemehuevi-Paiute Indian "Willie Boy," the transformation of California's Coachella Valley into a suburban environment, the present-day experience of Khaweya Indians , and the habits of well-to-do whites in the suburban community.

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  5. Inmates applaud suspected Chicago cop killer in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Daily Mail

    ... complete with scratch- and-sniff wallpaper Sickening moment inmates APPLAUD suspected cop killer as he arrives at a Chicago jail after being charged with first-degree murder 'Congressmen stuff their pockets with money from the NRA': Teary Jimmy ...

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  6. 'Love Never Dies' a beautifully sung yet unnecessary 'Phantom' sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    The Phantom continues his romantic pursuit of the opera soprano Christine Daaé" in the national tour of "Love Never Dies" at Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre. Meg Giry , aloft, leads the number "Only For You" in the Coney Island revue "Mister Y's Phantasma" in "Love Never Dies" at the Cadillac Palace Theatre in Chicago.

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  7. "Love Never Dies" is Full of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | The Local Tourist

    ... Photo Credit: Joan Marcus That dichotomy is because the entire performance was magical, from the stern Madame Giry (Chicago-native Karen Mason), to the exuberant Meg (Mary Michael Patterson), to the petulant Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny (Sean Thompson). ...

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  8. Atomic's Ingebrigt Håker Flaten and Håvard Wiik...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Reader

    ... HA ker Flaten and pianist HA vard Wiik released strong new records of their own. HA ker Flaten, who lived in Chicago for several years in the aughts before settling in Austin, Texas, has dropped the magnificent Den Signede Dag (Heilo) under the name ...

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  9. Park District advances plan to close roads near Obama Presidential CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Curbed

    Jackson Park's upcoming Obama Presidential Center and new Tiger Woods-designed tournament grade golf course -as well as a controversial plan to close multiple nearby roadways-took a step forward this week with a vote by the board of the Chicago Park District. On Wednesday, the group unanimously approved a measure to begin negotiations on a proposed land transfer with the City of Chicago.

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  10. Somber gathering outside Bridgeport church ahead of wake for police Cmdr. Paul BauerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... 53, who was fatally shot on Tuesday during an altercation in the Loop. The officers, along with members of the Chicago Fire Department, lined up in carefully ordered rows flanking the entrance of the building. Fifteen mounted officers lined up ...

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  11. Chicago USL Team Inches Closer To Reality With New Official WebsitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Hot Time In Old Town

    Sterling Bay, the Chicago developers who spearheaded the bid to bring Amazon's second headquarters to town, have launched a new website to generate hype over what will apparently be a new professional soccer team in Chicago. The website not only confirms that the team play in the USL- and not in MLS as a competitor to, or replacement for, the Chicago Fire - but they seem to have a target for their inaugural season.

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  12. SEC Rejects Sale of Chicago Stock ExchangeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 16 | NACD

    The SEC yesterday rejected the sale of the Chicago Stock Exchange to a group that would have included Chinese investors, confirms the Wall Street Journal notes that the Chinese-led North America Casin Holdings group would have purchased a minority stake in the privately owned Chicago Stock Exchange. The exchange had said the deal would have provided it with "vital capital" that would have been used "to boost numerous initiatives designed to benefit the city of Chicago, the U.S. economy, and market structure as a whole."

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  13. Sen. Bernie Sanders coming to Chicago to back 'Chuy' Garcia for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... atic primary in the heavily Democratic 4th Congressional District are Logan Square community activist Sol Flores and Chicago police Sgt. Richard Gonzalez.

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  14. Police: Gun accidentally fires at downtown Chicago hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The Chicago Tribune reports the shooting happened Friday morning at the Hyatt Hotel on Wacker Drive. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says a person "mishandled a weapon" and two people suffered non-life threatening graze wounds.

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  15. Chicago trader is accused of stealing $2 million in cryptocurrency in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Tribune

    A young Chicago trader is accused of stealing $2 million in bitcoin and another cryptocurrency from his employer to cover personal trading losses. A young Chicago trader is accused of stealing $2 million in bitcoin and another cryptocurrency from his employer to cover personal trading losses.

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  16. City Encourages Public to Pay Their Respects for Chicago Police...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 16 | City of Chicago

    Due to the extremely large crowds of family, friends and colleagues anticipated for the honors funeral for Commander Paul Bauer on Saturday, the Chicago Police Department and the Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications are encouraging those wishing to pay their respects to do so along the funeral procession route. The funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. at Nativity of Our Lord Church, and will be streamed live on ABC for all to watch.

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  17. Music Frozen Dancing is the only festival where you can see Oh Sees in the snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Reader

    ... has succeeded despite the fact that it's clearly batshit to hold a free outdoor music festival in the middle of a Chicago winter. Apparently the Bottle's great reputation as a booker-and the absence of a cover charge-is enough to convince perfectly ...

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  18. Delicious Pizza carries on the Delicious Vinyl music traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Delicious can also be a vital outfit to young or aspiring artists still navigating the local scene. Los Angeles-via-Chicago rapper Hannah Ayers stumbled upon the West Adams location in 2015 and inquired about hosting her first record release party ...

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  19. For Cmdr. Bauer's funeral procession, public is asked to 'turn the route blue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Tribune

    With large crowds expected to attend the funeral for slain Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer on Saturday, members of the public who wish to show support are being tasked to wear blue and gather along the route of a procession from the Bridgeport neighborhood to Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

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  20. Nigerian drummer and Afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen collaborates with veteran techno great Jeff MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Chicago Reader

    As drummer and musical director of Africa 70, Tony Allen was the rhythmic architect of Fela Kuti's Afrobeat style. Last year the Nigerian drummer reinforced the malleability of his instantly recognizable approach with The Source , his first album for legendary jazz imprint Blue Note.

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