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  1. Pic of the week: Chicago lives up to 'Chiberia' nickname after cold snap turns city to iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | The Washington Post

    It was another extremely cold weekend in the northern Plains and upper Midwest. Temperatures dipped into the single digits - at times below zero - for millions.

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  2. Redskins-Bears: Key matchups to follow in Washingtona s Christmas Eve gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Washington Post

    Redskins inside linebacker Will Compton will be asked to control the Bears' run game and pressure the quarterback. The Washington Redskins face the Chicago Bears at 1 p.m. on Christmas Eve in a do-or-die situation.

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  3. Berlin attack prompts high security in US cities for holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Washington Post

    In this Dec. 20, 2016 file photo, New York City Police patrol near the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center in New York. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says police are reinforcing various Christmas market locations around the city in the wake of the attack in Berlin, Germany that killed 12 people and wounded nearly 50 people.

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  4. They aren't just for backpackers. - Poshtels' boast chic decor and the chance to be social.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Dubbed a "social stay," the shared rooms at the Hollander in Chicago include an en suite bathroom and sleep four to six in bunks, starting at $25 a night. When booking, guests have the option of sharing their Instagram handle so they can connect with others before their arrival.

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  5. Just when Ia m about to leave town, I fall for someone newRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    When my alarm went off at 4 a.m., I sensed the man next to me stir. Scott was awake already, and as my eyes adjusted to the dark, I remembered that this was the morning I had to leave him.

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  6. Resurrecting the alliance of black revolutionaries and Southern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Washington Post

    There's an old, grainy black-and-white video floating around YouTube that shows Black Panther Bobby Lee addressing a group of poor white migrants from the South and Appalachia. "I wanna introduce a man that come over here tonight from another part of town but he's fighting for some of the same causes we're fighting for a so I'm gonna introduce you to Bobby Lee here," says a member of the Young Patriots Organization, a political group that organized poor white migrants in 1960s Chicago.

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  7. 'Let's party like it's 1933': Inside the alt-right world of Richard SpencerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Richard Spencer is the carefully crafted face of the so-called alt-right. Last week, he organized a conference of white nationalists, who celebrated Donald Trump's victory as their own.

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  8. Video shows group viciously beating man in Chicago, yelling 'You voted Trump' and 'Don't vote Trump'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | The Washington Post

    In a video that appeared to be shot on an smartphone, a group of young men and women viciously beat a 49-year-old man named David Wilcox while screaming phrases such as "You voted Trump" and "Don't vote Trump." Wilcox told the Chicago Tribune that it began Wednesday at around 1 p.m. at the corner of Kedzie Avenue and Roosevelt Road., when a black sedan scraped along the side of his Pontiac Bonneville, scratching it.

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  9. Michelle Obama, Ernie Banks and my dad just might have helped end the Cubsa curseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Washington Post

    President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama pose for a photo with Post reporter David Nakamura and his father Robert Nakamura on Dec. 15, 2015, moments after the exchange of a special gift. We were standing in the Diplomatic Room of the White House getting ready to meet the Obamas last December when my father pulled a baseball card out of the breast pocket of his black suit.

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  10. The only way Trump can winRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Washington Post

    S THE 2016 presidential campaign draws to a close, Donald Trump is airing commercials that present him as a change agent who will shake up Washington. Not a mainstream politician, exactly, but nothing to be afraid of, either.

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  11. Gannett's dropped bid to buy Tronc again highlights struggles for America's newspaper industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The Tribune Tower, center, home of the Chicago Tribune newspaper, is near the Chicago River in downtown Chicago. The biggest newspaper publisher in the United States has dropped its bid to buy the publisher of the Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles Times, marking an abrupt end to a chaotic corporate pursuit and casting further doubt on the country's struggling print-news industry.

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  12. At Wrigley Field, Cubs and Indians provide America a vote of confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Francisco Lindor, left, and Brandon Guyer celebrate Cleveland's Game 3 win over the Cubs. The whole country has reason to celebrate this World Series.

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  13. Cubs uber-fan Bill Murray is ready to a root, root, roota for ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Famous Cubs fan Bill Murray, who has been faithfully attending his team's postseason games , plans to be at Wrigley Field on Friday night for Game 3 of the World Series against the Cleveland Indians. It remain unclear whether he'll wear any "Ghostbusters"-themed, anti-curse gear this time around, but one thing's certain: Murray will lead a rendition of "Take Me Out to the Ballgame," according to NBC Sports' Craig Calcaterra.

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  14. Obviously biased Chicago red panda cubs pick World Series winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Zoo animals have been picking sports winners for years now, so naturally the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago consulted with its brand-new red panda cubs to predict this year's World Series winner. The pandas, named Waveland and Sheffield after two of the streets that border Wrigley Field, made a pretty obvious choice .

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  15. Boswell: Cubs, Indians show devotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Cubs fans celebrate outside Wrigley Field after the Cubs defeated the Dodgers 5-0 in Game 6 to win the National League. In the past 15 years, the World Series often has felt like an exorcism for haunted teams.

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  16. Noted Cubs-hater Frank Kaminsky trolls team with Steve Bartman jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For a very special Cubs jersey Frank Kaminsky kept his own number but subbed in a name infamous in Windy City annals. Plenty of Chicago natives are excited about the Cubs' postseason run, but don't count Frank Kaminsky among them.

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  17. Adele and 4 more D.C. area concerts to go to from Oct. 6 to 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The wait is almost over: Adele's two-night stand in Washington is finally here on Monday and Tuesday. Oct. 6: Whitney DC9, 1940 9th St. NW; Thu., 9 p.m., sold out.

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  18. Wednesday kickaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    With his selection into the lineup Tuesday, Christian Pulisic has now started three consecutive matches for Borussia Dortmund. The American teenager played the first half in a 5-1 Bundesliga victory at Wolfsburg.

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  19. A pregnant teen was shot to death in Chicago but the baby survived. Her name a " Miracle.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    But on Sunday evening, the 19-year-old was shot while sitting in a parked car with a 26-year-old man in a South Chicago neighborhood. Both were shot in the neck, and the man also was shot in the chest, Chicago police said.

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  20. 3Still kicks to be found on Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    I circled the block - a second attempt. Gobs of tourists, double-parked cars, dogs on retractable leashes and kids glued to their gadgets streamed in and out of view.

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