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  1. New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn't remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior. After Chapman's awkward introductory news conference, Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein insisted Chapman understands what the Cubs expect of him after an offseason domestic violence incident.


  2. Take a musical journey down the Mississippi Blues TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    Charley Patton, a musician known as the "father of the blues," is buried in Holly Ridge Cemetery near Indianola, Miss. The grave is part of the Mississippi Blues Trail.


  3. Close-Up: The Walker Remembers Abbas KiarostamiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Walker Art Center

    Martin Scorsese once praised Abbas Kiarostami as representing "the highest level of artistry in the cinema." Responding to those words several years ago, the Iranian director replied, "This admiration is perhaps more appropriate after I am dead."


  4. Announces the Efficiency of Private VPNs in Providing ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire , one of the most wanted and trusted excellent service providers of proxies, shares valuable information about private VPN and the benefits of using it. According to, the need for a VPN or virtual private network is equivalent to the basic necessity of people to have shelter and food.


  5. States can't fight Airbnb, so they're trying to tax itRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mashable

    Most cities and states have accepted they won't be able to get rid of Airbnb - though not for lack of trying. Now that the home-sharing site is here to stay, a few states are at least trying to make some money off of it.


  6. DHL announces $137 million investment plan in U.S. e-commerce infrastructure and servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WebWire

    The Group's objective is to exploit the global B2C e-commerce market for shipments crossing borders which is expected to grow from $400 billion today to a total global volume of $1 trillion in 20201. Since U.S. online merchants take the leading role in selling internationally, DHL eCommerce will make substantial investments in the United States in the next years and expand its capabilities to serve businesses selling abroad significantly.


  7. What I Did on My Vacation - 99 Free Summer Blog TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sports of Yore

    Now that summer's in full swing, do you feel the same way when you look at your blank computer screen ? Even worse, do you get a nagging feeling that summer's slipping away and you've barely been to the beach or out on the back 9? If you want to be anywhere but in front of your empty screen, here's help in the form of writing inspiration integrated into 99 Free Blog Titles and how to craft them into a post that's uniquely yours. The hot weather makes the summer a special time.


  8. Coast Guard plans safety zone for tall ships in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    The U.S. Coast Guard says it is enforcing safety zones around each of the vessels visiting Navy Pier in Chicago as part of the Tall Ships Challenge. The Tall Ships Challenge includes a fleet of ships sailing the Great Lakes and making appearances at cities from Duluth, Minnesota, to Brockville, Ontario, over the summer.


  9. How to reserve seats on United AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PR Log

    United Airlines, Inc. is a major American Airline, in the world, and headquartered is located in the in Chicago, Illinois, US. It's world's largest Airline in the terms of a number of destinations served CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. - July 28, 2016 - PRLog -- United Airlines, Inc. is a major American Airline, in the world, and headquartered is located in the in Chicago, Illinois, US.


  10. USA rugby chief admits America 'very interested' in radical ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    USA chairman Bob Latham accepts obstacles have to be overcome, but is keen to explore the possibility of an East Coast franchise being set up to play in league The Guinness Pro12 dream of getting an American team on board has received high-powered backing from the other side of the Atlantic. United States Rugby chairman Bob Latham admitted obstacles would have to be overcome but is keen explore the possibility of an East Coast franchise being set up to play in the league against the four Welsh regions.


  11. Swiss Post Solutions Presents Best Practices at Prestigious Panel on...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Swiss Post Solutions, a world-class provider of outsourcing services and industry employer of choice, joined a panel of Human Resource experts at a recent conference hosted by JobsFirstNYC and the Young Invincibles, two highly established employment assistance organizations. Chief People Officer, Russ Cusick represented SPS on the panel, which also included hiring executives from other companies and organizations.


  12. Berkley, DorothyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    Dorothy Berkley Born: May 8, 1923; in Chicago, IL Died: July 24, 2016; in Woodstock, IL Dorothy Berkley, 93, of Crystal Lake passed away peacefully in her sleep at Crossroads Nursing Home in Woodstock where she had recently been spending her weekends. She was born to Charles and Irene Swanson.


  13. Boeing posts rare quarterly loss, mulls phasing out 747Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its first quarterly loss in nearly seven years. Yet revenue for the Chicago aerospace giant rose 1 percent to $24.8 billion, and company shares rose steadily before the opening bell Wednesday.


  14. 'Bad Moms' review: Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell are mothers who deserve moreRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    As surely as most mothers can't win, "Bad Moms" can't lose. Certainly it can't lose with moms who've endured, through gritted teeth, one too many R-rated guy comedies where the women on screen are either sidelined or humiliated or leaning down a lot, for the gratification of the male gaze.


  15. 25 years of music with LollapaloozaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WTOP-FM Washington

    For the 12th year in a row, the Lollapalooza music festival takes over Grant Park in downtown Chicago July 27-31. This year is a special one - it marks the 25th anniversary of the festival.


  16. Innovation conference for business, community leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Business professionals and community leaders are invited to learn about the importance of preparing and inspiring future leaders in a competitive workforce during a September workshop organized by the DuPage Children's Museum. "Invitation to Innovate: Leading Through Inclusion and Engagement," sponsored by the museum, in partnership with Chicago Innovation Awards, starts at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept.


  17. As erosion threatens lakefront, North Shore towns seek solutions togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Beachgoers encounter more rocks and gravel than sand on the shoreline of Lake Michigan at Illinois Beach State Park, an area that has been hit hard by erosion. Beachgoers encounter more rocks and gravel than sand on the shoreline of Lake Michigan at Illinois Beach State Park, an area that has been hit hard by erosion.


  18. Lollapalooza 2016: Insider Tips on Major Lazer, Radiohead, J...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    Lollapalooza begins this Thursday in Chicago, Illinois, with four days of music led by evergreen rockers Red Hot Chili Peppers and Radiohead, 21st Century staples LCD Soundsystem and M83, crossover hitmakers like Ellie Goulding and Lana Del Rey, a slew of hip-hoppers led by J. Cole, Future and ASAP Ferg, along with white hot, cross-genre diamond cutters, Major Lazer. The 25th anniversary of the festival, which was initially launched as a traveling alt-rock tour in 1991, takes over Grant Park, which is hooked directly into the urban grid of downtown Chicago.


  19. Blagojevich won't attend resentencing; to take part by videoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    In this March 14, 2012, file photo, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich speaks to the media outside his home in Chicago as his wife, Patti, wipes away tears a day before he was to report to a prison after his conviction on corruption charges. On Monday, July 25, 2016, federal prosecutors said statements Blagojevich has made prove he isn't "deserving of leniency."


  20. Subberwal: Don't know what you've got till you're goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Summit Daily News

    Since college ended in June, I've been on the move, never staying in one place for more than two weeks. I've been lucky enough to travel to places like New York, Chicago and Yellowstone National Park along the way, but now, finally, I get to go back home.