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Chicago-Area Doctor ‘Collateral Damage’ of Trump’s Executive Order After Wedding in UAE: Suit

Bomb Threat at Unincorporated Lake Zurich Jewish Facility Latest in National Rash

Mysterious Money Falling From Sky Has Indianapolis Police Investigating

6 Shot at Memorial For Victim of Chicago Gun Violence

Trump Warns He Will ‘Send in the Feds’ to Fix ‘Carnage’ in Chicago

Police: DUI Arrest Leads to Confiscation of 36 Rifles, 20 Handguns, Thousands of Rounds of Ammo

Lin-Manuel Miranda Says He’ll Play Lead Role in Chicago ‘Hamilton’ Show for Oscar Lopez Rivera

‘We Still Have Time’: Patti Blagojevich Responds to Presidential Pardons, Commutations

Convicted Felons Face Gun Charges After Trip to Shooting Range Shared on Facebook Live

Muslim Group’s Message to ISIS: ‘You Suck’

‘Killing For Sport’: 4 Shot, 1 Fatally, Possibly With Assault Rifle, Chicago Alderman Says

Alleged Facebook Live Torturer Demanded $300 From Mother of Victim, Prosecutors Say

Jail Fight Video Released After 8 Inmates, 2 Officers Injured

FBI Adds Illinois Man Wanted for Double Homicide to Top 10 Most Wanted List

Former Gang Member Wrongfully Convicted of 1984 Murders Awarded $22M by Federal Jury

‘Not My President’: Nearly 2,000 Trump Protesters Shut Down Lake Shore Drive, March Downtown, Police Estimate

Trump’s Honorary Chicago Street Sign Reported Stolen: Police

2 Officers ‘Relieved of Police Powers’ After Fatal Chicago Shooting

Suburban Murder Suspect Arrested Outside Texas Military Base in Car Loaded With Drugs, Guns: Police

1 Dead, 10 Wounded in Canton Gas Explosion: Officials

Illinois Soldier Among 4 Killed, 16 Wounded in ‘Apparent’ Suicide Bombing

Imprisoned Ex-Gov. Blagojevich Asks For Presidential Commutation: DOJ

Malört Meets Ghost Peppers in Fiery New Hot Sauce Venture

Cubs Will Foot $388K Bill for Grant Park Rally Repairs: Official

Toppings Secret: WikiLeaks Doc Dump Reveals Clinton Aide’s Hot Dog Allegiance

POTUS Goes to Dinner: Where Obama Dined in Chicago Friday

‘Crazy’ Train Passenger Clings to Outside of Red Line Car, Gives Thumbs Up, Video Shows

Woman Sent Envelope Laden With Profanity, ‘Granular Substance’ to Illinois Tollway Agency: Prosecutors

‘Merciless’ Chicago Man On FBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted List Captured in Mexico

Nationwide Warrant Issued For Man After Illinois Teen, Baby Go Missing

Politician Assembles Rifle Blindfolded in Campaign Video

Harrowing Dashcam Footage Shows Shootout That Wounded Chicago Cop

University of Chicago: We Do Not Support ‘Trigger Warnings’

Cops: South Suburban Husband and Wife Used Fake Gun, Tied Up Employees in Auto Shop Robberies

Illinois Teen Facing Terrorism Charges to Undergo Mental Evaluation

Suburban cops on Dallas shootings: ‘Sad day in law enforcement’

Cops: Man suffers ‘medical distress,’ dies after causing 5-vehicle crash

In Facebook farewell, Evanston eatery tells critical Yelpers to jump in lake

Obama’s ‘black lesbian from Skokie’ comment sends suburb trending

Man in custody in crash that injured 4 in East Garfield Park

Boy, 17, charged with Riverside burglary

New York Times Black Friday coverage 2014 (contributing byline)

More New York Times Black Friday coverage 2014 (contributing byline)

Woman faces reckless homicide, DUI charges in Chicago Ridge officer’s death

Drug charges filed after dozens of heroin overdose cases reported (contributing byline)

Woman charged with battery to officers after hospital tray dispute

Niles Township school district places top administrators on leave

Des Plaines man charged with sexually assaulting woman at knifepoint

Court date for Niles gun range decision pushed back again

Caregiver of boy who died of bathwater burns faces manslaughter charge

McEnerney to be named Niles police chief

mc chris Q-and-A (Sun-Times link died)

Dark Horse Comics’ Jim Gibbons Q-and-A (Sun-Times link died)

Crowdsource: Libertyville recalls Kent State shootings of May 4, 1970 (Sun-Times link died)

Crowdsource: Porch light vigil for slain girl (Sun-Times link died)

Albany Park multimedia piece

Immigration multimedia piece

Craft beer feature

Cirque Shanghai review


Police: Niles man killed in Evanston shooting survived 2012 attack by Bob Seidenberg

Police, community activist discuss role of ‘family feud’ in murder by Bob Seidenberg

2 dead, 3 wounded, including two officers, in River Forest attack by Steve Schering

Police: Man who shot himself at Capitol was from Lincolnwood by Natalie Hayes

Water district: Yellow Line service won’t be restored until October by Mike Isaacs

Park Ridge Officer of the Year suspended for texting ‘sexual’ photograph by Jennifer Johnson


Rauner brings campaign to Morton Grove restaurant by Pam Defiglio

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Off-duty Evanston officer actions appear justified in East Hazel Crest shootout: Department by Bob Seidenberg

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Skokie Theatre changes hands again as programmer becomes owner by Mike Isaacs

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Evanston gears up for tight governor’s race by Bob Seidenberg

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McCracken Middle School closes over Instagram investigation by Mike Isaacs

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