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From A.J. to Big Z: City Series memorable moments

The Cubs-White Sox rivalry was too suffocating for Derrek Lee to truly enjoy it. “It just gets to be kind of a headache,” he once said. Paul Konerko once described a City Series showdown as bigger than a sporting event. “It’s not really a game,” he said. “It’s more like a saga.” Headache or not,...
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'It read like a dissection of our sex life': Recovering from a wedding toast disaster
Wed, 16 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200
Everyone told me to expect one thing to go wrong on my wedding day. The flowers won't be right, or someone will be running late. The forecast called for rain, so I steeled myself for all the complications that might deliver. But when the perfectly sunny...
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AP: Emails reveal secret lobbying effort to alter U.S. policy in Middle East
Tue, 22 May 2018 03:45:00 +0200
After a year spent carefully cultivating two princes from the Arabian Peninsula, Elliott Broidy, a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump, thought he was finally close to nailing down more than $1 billion in business. He had ingratiated himself with...
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Designer and purebred puppies from other states sold as rescue dogs in Chicago, outsmarting city ordinance
Fri, 18 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200
The three Siberian huskies were born Sept. 4, 2017. They were housed together in a large, metal warehouse in this small farming community that is home to one of north-central Iowa’s most prolific canine dealers. When the puppies were 59 days old, the...
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Georgia man accused of leaving briefcase at Ogilvie, touching off 2-hour evacuation
Thu, 17 May 2018 17:25:00 +0200
A Georgia man is accused of touching off a two-hour evacuation at the Ogilvie Transportation Center Wednesday morning when he left a briefcase and told a custodial worker, “It’s not a bomb. I don’t want to carry the burden anymore,’’ authorities...
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Public bathrooms become clandestine epicenter of opioid crisis
Thu, 17 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200
It was just before 2 a.m. when Catherine Altop, a 32-year-old woman with a history of drug problems, entered the bathroom at a south suburban White Castle restaurant, locked the door and injected herself with fentanyl-tainted heroin. Hours passed. Employees...
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1 dead, 9 wounded in shootings in Chicago
Thu, 17 May 2018 10:52:00 +0200
One man was killed and nine other people were wounded in about 14 hours in Chicago on Wednesday and early Thursday, according to police. A 43-year-old man was found just before 1 a.m. Thursday laying dead on the sidewalk in the 6900 block of South Sangamon...
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Trains halted at Ogilvie while police investigate unattended luggage, second package found nearby
Wed, 16 May 2018 18:50:00 +0200
Trains were halted at Ogilvie Transportation Center Wednesday morning while police investigated two pieces of unattended luggage found on the second level, officials said. Additionally, a second incident of a suspicous package was being investigated at...
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Youth minister charged with child pornography, indecent solicitation
Tue, 15 May 2018 18:40:00 +0200
A youth minister has been accused of indecent solicitation of children at a Northwest Side worship center, according to Chicago police. Daniel Ramos, 29, is charged with possession or exhibition of child pornography, indecent solicitation and grooming,...
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Trump cancels summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing 'tremendous anger'
Thu, 24 May 2018 19:14:00 +0200
In a dramatic diplomatic turn, President Donald Trump on Thursday called off next month's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, calling the cancellation a "tremendous setback" for peace and stressing that the US military was ready to respond to any "foolish...
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Donald Trump grants posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson
Thu, 24 May 2018 19:10:00 +0200
President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what Trump said many feel was a racially motivated injustice. Jack Johnson was convicted in 1913 by an all-white jury for...
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Danny Farquhar to throw out the first pitch at White Sox's June 1 game
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:50:00 +0200
Amid all the negative talk of catcher Welington Castillo and his 80-game suspension, the White Sox announced something far more pleasant on Thursday: Danny Farquhar will throw out the first pitch before their June 1 game against the Brewers. Farquhar...
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Get ready for buses at O'Hare this year as 'people mover' gets rehab
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:40:00 +0200
The “people mover” light rail system, which shuttles passengers around O’Hare International Airport and provides a roller-coaster-type buzz for some very young flyers, is being shut down on weekdays through the winter to allow for modernization,...
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White Sox's Welington Castillo suspended 80 games after testing positive for Erythropoietin
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:40:00 +0200
White Sox catcher Welington Castillo was suspended 80 games without pay on Thursday for violation of baseball’s drug testing rules. MLB said Castillo tested positive for Erythropoietin (EPO), a performance-enhancing substance. “I was recently notified...
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Could the Cubs go an entire season without a complete game?
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:40:00 +0200
Waiting for a Cubs starter to throw a complete game this season has been an exercise in futility. Just once I’d like to see Willson Contreras jog to the mound and shake the starter’s hand, as catchers used to do regularly when pitching decisions were...
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Authorities say Gurnee police shooting and Antioch standoff were connected
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:30:00 +0200
Dramatic incidents Wednesday in which people barricaded themselves for hours in a house in Antioch, and a woman armed with a gun was shot dead by police in Gurnee, were connected, authorities said Thursday. According to Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Christopher...
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