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  1. Fall Arts Preview Comedy Alton Brown0823Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... Know Theatre. It's a veritable murderer's row of improv masters from all over the country - Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, San Diego, Atlanta, Detroit, Nashville, Tenn. and Ann Arbor, Mich. - as well as our own homegrown geniuses, for five nights ...

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  2. When political satire - whoops! -reinforces ideas it means to skewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... and therefore a responsibility to make their points with more exactitude. I posed that question to Ali Barthwell, a Chicago-based writer and comedian who is an instructor at Second City. "I think it's on the artist to make sure that their intent is ...

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  3. 'So You Think You Can Dance' tour plays Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Fox. Then the dance contest begins a 34-city tour that will stop in Orlando and Melbourne. The tour starts Oct. 5 in Chicago, visits Hard Rock Live Orlando on Oct. 28 and goes to King Center in Melbourne on Nov. 1. But American Express card members ...

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  4. Lindsey Vonn slams hacked nude photos with Tiger WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | CBS News

    ... g to have to do way more than leak their nudes or call them names," she said on "Saturday Night Live." In January, a Chicago man was handed a nine-month prison sentence for his role in a 2014 Hollywood hacking scandal that exposed

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  5. Celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File) Aug. 20 : News anchor Connie Chung is 71. Trombone player Jimmy Pankow of Chicago is 70. Actor Ray Wise ("Reaper," `'Twin Peaks") is 70. Actor John Noble ("Lord of the Rings" films) is 69. Singer Robert Plant ...

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  6. Saturday Night Live Tribute Acts at EnvyRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Oldham Chronicle

    ... Manager Terry Bruce said, "Customers were constantly asking if we could bring back stuff like they did when it was Chicago Rock caf, so this is exactly what we have done, even down to the same pricing structure, He said "we have trawled through the ...

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  7. David Ross Goes Skydiving at Air and Water ShowRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | NBC Chicago

    All eyes were on the skies in Chicago on Saturday as the Air and Water Show captivated the city. NBC 5's Ash-Har Quraishi reports.

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  8. Chicago, "(I've Been) Searchin' So Long" from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    " Searchin' So Long" from 1974's Chicago VII employs one of my favorite musical devices, which could be why it's one of my favorite Chicago songs. Think about how this track and Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven," an iconic piece that many people consider to be the ultimate classic rock song, were constructed.

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  9. Don Barnes of 38 Special Continues to 'Ride the Storm'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... You'll Believe Me Now,' the made-for-radio southern rock of 'I'd Do it All Over Again' and a powerful cover of the Chicago hit 'Feelin' Stronger Everyday' can easily sit proudly alongside all the 38 Special favorites." Ride The Storm is available at ...

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  10. Plainfield native Melissa McCarthy lands No. 4 spot on Forbes actress listRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... estimates celebrity income earned between June 1, 2016 and June 1, 2017 before taxes and fees. Her longrunning Chicago-set series "Mike and Molly" ended last year, but she has other projects in the works, including "Life of the Party." McCarthy, who ...

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  11. Hottest Articles on BWW 8/8/2017 - 8/15/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... street, NYC) this fall. ( more... ) Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More! by BWW Special Coverage - August 11, 2017 BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly ...

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  12. Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 20-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | 680News

    Aug. 20: News anchor Connie Chung is 71. Trombone player Jimmy Pankow of Chicago is 70. Actor Ray Wise is 70. Actor John Noble is 69. Singer Robert Plant is 69. Singer Rudy Gatlin of the Gatlin Brothers is 65. Actor-director Peter Horton is 64. "Today" show weatherman Al Roker is 63. Actress Joan Allen is 61. Actor James Marsters is 55. Rapper KRS-One is 52. Actor Billy Gardell is 48. Singer Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit is 47. Guitarist Brad Avery of Third Day is 46. Actor Misha Collins is 43. Singer Monique Powell of Save Ferris is 42. Actor Ben Barnes is 36. Actress Meghan Ory is 35. Actor Andrew Garfield is 34. Singer-actress Demi Lovato is 25. Aug. 21: Actor-filmmaker-writer Melvin Van Peebles is 85. Singer Kenny Rogers is 79. Actor Clarence Williams III is 78. Singer Harold Reid of the Statler Brothers is 78. Singer Jackie DeShannon is 76. Actress Patty McCormack is 72. Singer Carl ... (more)

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  13. a SNLa star Rachel Dratch gets 20-year-old Chicago parking ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    Former "Saturday Night Live" star Rachel Dratch has lived in New York City for the better part of two decades. But like a relentless stalker in a horror movie, the city of Chicago tracked her down - and hit her with a $73 parking ticket from 20 years ago.

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  14. SNL' Writer Suspended for Barron Trump Tweet Back at WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | SFGate

    ... to TheWrap's request for confirmation that Rich's suspension had been lifted or otherwise comment on her status. The Chicago-born writer-comedian was suspended immediately after she posted - then deleted - a tweet Jan. 20 in which she joked that ...

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  15. Chicago, "Happy Man" from Chicago VII (1974): Saturdays in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Something Else! Reviews

    I should hate Peter Cetera's "Happy Man," even though I like a lot of acoustic soft rock, because it's not the music that I wanted to hear from Chicago. Regardless of what else they recorded, to me, they will always be the rock band with horns.

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  16. 'SNL' writer returns to show after suspension for tweet mocking Barron TrumpRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2017 | Fox News

    ... for the insensitive tweet. I deeply regret my actions & offensive words. It was inexcusable & I'm so sorry," the Chicago native wrote a few days later." I sincerely apologize for the insensitive tweet. I deeply regret my actions & offensive words. ...

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  17. 'SNL' writer Katie Rich returns to show after Trump tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... for the insensitive tweet. I deeply regret my actions & offensive words. It was inexcusable & I'm so sorry," the Chicago native wrote a few days later. It is unclear if she was brought on just to write for the four-episode long special this summer - ...

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  18. 'SNL' Alum Rachel Dratch Gets 20-Year-Old Parking Ticket From ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... star Rachel Dratch posted a photo on Twitter of a 20-year-old parking ticket she received this week from the City of Chicago. "Chicago does not f around," the New York City-based comedian wrote on Twitter. "I received this parking ticket in the mail ...

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  19. Cook County soda tax could lead to Illinois losing $87 million in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    Cook County soda tax could lead to Illinois losing $87 million in funding for food stamps, and other Chicago news Illinois is at risk of losing $87 million in federal funding for food stamps because of the Cook County penny-per-ounce soda tax, according to the Tribune . "While Cook County has informed retailers that purchases made with federal food stamp benefits are exempt from the soda tax under federal law, it's also allowed retailers to tax those purchases and provide refunds as a workaround for stores that haven't been able to properly update their point-of-sale systems," the newspaper reported.

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  20. Events/concertsRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2017 | Lakeland Times

    ... at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 12. Starting his career as the singer, songwriter and bass player of the rock band Chicago, Cetera went on to pursue an amazing solo career with chart-topping singles. Tuesday, August 8, 2017 The second annual Lakeland ...

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