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  1. U.S. Soccer Foundation Launches it's Everyone's Game, a national...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Osky News

    The U.S. Soccer Foundation is launching a national campaign, It's Everyone's Game, aimed at dramatically expanding its impact on children across the country through soccer-based programs. To kick off the campaign, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the Chicago Park District and the Chicago Fire Soccer Club will announce their support for the initiative by committing to build 50 soccer play spaces in underserved neighborhoods in the next five years.

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  2. Man shot to death in Bridgeport is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Chicago Tribune

    Chicago police officers investigate after a man was fatally shot in the 400 block of West 38th Place in Bridgeport on Dec. 1, 2017. Chicago police officers investigate after a man was fatally shot in the 400 block of West 38th Place in Bridgeport on Dec. 1, 2017.

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  3. Prophet Muhammad's birthday celebrated by Muslims in Chicago and suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Daily Herald

    People from the Chicago area Muslim community joined a colorful procession on the occasion of Eid Milad un-Nabi, the anniversary of Prophet Muhammad's birth. Every year Muslims around the world celebrate the birth of Mohammed with traditional festivity and religious fervor.

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  4. What to expect at Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration in Des PlainesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | Daily Herald

    ... including health care, immigration issues, family members and other issues. Pilgrims are known to walk from Chicago to visit the outdoor shrine on the campus of Maryville Academy, 1170 N. River Road in Des Plaines. The shrine is the only place in ...

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  5. Betting trends for NFL Week 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... record this season. The Buccaneers are on a 4-10-1 slide against the spread. E dge: Over and slight to Lions. Chicago at C incinnati: The Bengals are on a 4-0 ATS spurt but are on an 11-18-1 ATS slide overall in the regular season. The Bears are on ...

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  6. Man fatally shot in Back of the YardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Chicago Tribune

    A man is dead after he was shot in the Back of the Yards neighborhood Friday evening, according to Chicago police.

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  7. Where could a high-speed O'Hare train boldly go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Times

    ... times to 20 minutes or less with a high-speed train leaving every 15 minutes. That number would slash times on the Chicago Transit Authority's Blue Line by more than half and almost surely be a third or less of what it takes in a taxi during ...

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  8. Chicago agricultural commodities settle mixedRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | Xinhuanet

    Chicago Board of Trade grains closed mixed on Friday as a stronger U.S. dollar continued its pressure on the futures. The most active corn contract for March delivery rose 1.25 cents, or 0.36 percent to settle at 3.5275 dollars per bushel.

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  9. CPS Ceo Forrest Claypool Resigns, Janice Jackson Taking OverRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool on Friday announced his resignation. Chief Education Officer Janice Jackson was named interim CEO.

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  10. Ask Tom: What was the weather like for Chicago's earliest weather report?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Chicago Tribune

    You have often said that Chicago weather records started in 1870; what was the weather like for the earliest report? On Oct. 15, 1870, the U.S. Army Signal Corps established a weather office in downtown Chicago at 181 W. Washington St., where it remained until Oct. 8, 1871, when it was abandoned during the Chicago Fire. The city's first official weather observation was taken there Nov. 1, 1870, and Chicago weather historian Frank Wachowski provided these numbers: high 59, low 40 and no precipitation.

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  11. New Philharmonic presents three New Year's Eve concerts at the MACRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Daily Herald

    ... Glen Ellyn. "Our New Year's Eve concerts are a must-see for many of our regular subscribers, and a special treat for Chicago orchestral music lovers from throughout the greater Chicagoland area. We're especially thrilled this year to have the ...

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  12. Belt's Beer Garden: Wayward WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Hustle Belt

    Transient is tucked away in Bridgman, Michigan, a small town in the southwest corner of the state, a mere hour and a half drive from Chicago. The brewery began around 2013 and, recently, have hit it big with a few of their beers.

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  13. Photo Flash: First Look at Barrel of Monkeys' that's Weird, Grandma: Holiday StoriesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Barrel of Monkeys celebrates the season with THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Holiday Stories, a festive line-up of sketches and songs written by kids and inspired by the holidays, winter, elves, gift-giving and much more! THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Holiday Stories will play Mondays at 8 pm - plus a special weekend of added holiday performances - now through December 23, 2017 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. The press opening is Monday, December 11 at 8 pm.

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  14. Woman gets probation in beating of teen shown on Facebook LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Daily Herald

    Brittany Covington of Chicago, who prosecutors said used Facebook Live to stream a beating of a mentally disabled teenager from the suburbs, pleaded guilty to a hate crime Friday in Cook County circuit court. A Chicago woman who prosecutors said used Facebook Live to stream a beating of a mentally disabled teenager from the suburbs avoided prison by pleading guilty to a hate crime Friday in Cook County circuit court.

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  15. Cops release photos of suspect in CTA Blue Line sexual abuse incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Chicago Tribune

    ... then stealing her wallet, at the CTA Blue Line Cicero Avenue stop, 720 S. Cicero Ave., about 8:20 a.m. Wednesday. Chicago police on Friday released surveillance photos of a man who's suspected of inappropriately touching an 18-year-old student at a ...

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  16. Oil-Dri Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2018 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | GlobeNewswire

    ... 12, 2017 starting at 9:30 am, Central Time. The meeting will be held at The Standard Club, 320 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, Illinois 60604. The record date for voting eligibility at the Annual Meeting was October 16, 2017. Certain statements in ...

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  17. The League's Steve Rannazzisi and more of the best things to do in Chicago this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Chicago Reader

    Escape the cold at one of the plentiful events happening in Chicago this weekend. Here's some of what we recommend: The cast of the comedic roast show Character Assassination takes on the oompa loompa in the Oval Office Fri 12/8.

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  18. City abruptly settles 'code of silence' lawsuit during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Chicago Tribune

    In a stunning turnabout, city of Chicago lawyers settled a lawsuit Friday in the midst of closing arguments at a civil trial into whether a police code of silence allowed a Chicago cop to driving drunk without fear of consequences when he killed two young men in a fiery crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway. The lawyer for one of the victims of the wreck Joseph Frugoli in a fiery drunken driving crash was near the end of a blistering closing argument in federal court Friday when he told the jury it was time to talk about damages.

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  19. Steppenwolf for Young Adults to Premiere Philip Dawkins's the Burn Before Storycatchers TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Steppenwolf for Young Adults is proud to produce the world premiere of The Burn, written by Chicago playwright Philip Dawkins and directed by Devon de Mayo . SYA presents this new play as part of their season which asks, "When does a lie become the truth?" Public performances for The Burn are Saturday, February 17 at 3pm and 7:30pm; Friday, February 23 at 7:30pm; Saturday, February 24 at 3pm and 7:30pm; Friday, March 2 at 7:30pm; and Saturday, March 3 at 3pm and 7:30pm in the Upstairs Theatre.

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  20. The Best Places to See Cheap Improv in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Back Stage

    ... The deal : It is unsurprising that one of New York's preeminent improv locales was founded by talent borne of the Chicago improv world. After training with the father of improv Del Close, Armando Diaz teamed with a number of other Chicago improv ...

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