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Jokic’s triple-double leads Nuggets to 128-97 rout of Bucks

MILWAUKEE (AP)Nikola Jokic had 37 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for his ninth triple-double of the season and 50th of his career, and the Denver Nuggets trounced Milwaukee 128-97 on Tuesday to snap the Bucks’ five-game winning streak.

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Jokic’s triple-double leads Nuggets to 128-97 rout of Bucks

Gas leak in Logan Square disrupts service to 1,300 customers

CHICAGO – A natural gas leak has cut off service near W. Palmer Street and N. Spaulding Avenue in south Logan Square has cut off service to 1,300 people.The outage is expected to last through Wednesday.

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Gas leak in Logan Square disrupts service to 1,300 customers

Illinois Democrats poised to pick new party chair

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (NEXSTAR) — For the first time since 1998, someone other than Michael Madigan will lead the Democratic Party of Illinois, and the most influential politicians in the state are divided over who should take the reins of the party.

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Illinois Democrats poised to pick new party chair

Chicago man faces federal charges for inciting riots

CHICAGO – A 22-year-old man is facing federal charges linked to inciting last summer’s violent riots.James Massey is accused of posting several Facebook videos, encouraging people to loot stores downtown and on the city’s North Side.

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Chicago man faces federal charges for inciting riots

Woman shot, bullets pierce University of Illinois health clinic windows on Near West Side

CHICAGO — A woman is OK after being shot in the chest in the city’s Near West Side.Remnants of the shooting were visible as bullets pierced the front windows of a Health Care Clinic run by the University of Illinois.

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Woman shot, bullets pierce University of Illinois health clinic windows on Near West Side

LETTER: Limbaugh example of radio change

LETTER: Limbaugh example of radio change In 1993, I lost my Vincennes, Indiana, disk-jockey job to Rush Limbaugh.The station’s new owners switched formats from country music to talk, and Limbaugh was the next big thing.

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LETTER: Limbaugh example of radio change

Video shows brazen armed carjacking at West Loop car wash Saturday afternoon

CHICAGO – Video WGN News obtained shows a brazen armed carjacking Saturday afternoon at a West Loop car wash. Just after Noon on Saturday, police responded to a car wash in the 400 block of North Halsted on the report of an armed carjacking.

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Video shows brazen armed carjacking at West Loop car wash Saturday afternoon

‘Senseless’: Family demands justice for 11-year-old girl paralyzed in South Side shooting

CHICAGO — The family of an 11-year-old girl hospitalized after being shot in the face while at a West Pullman gas station Monday night wants to find the shooter(s) resposnible.

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‘Senseless’: Family demands justice for 11-year-old girl paralyzed in South Side shooting

Aragon co-owner under investigation for money laundering

CHICAGO – A co-owner of the famed Aragon Ballroom is under investigation for allegedly laundering money.According to a federal search warrant, exclusively obtained by WGN Investigates, the co-owner, Ivan Fernandez, and his associates took cash to clean on multiple occasions.

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Aragon co-owner under investigation for money laundering

Chicago raises capacity limits to 50% for bars, restaurants

CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Tuesday that bars and restaurants will be allowed to open at 50% capacity, loosening restrictions put into place due to the coronavirus pandemic as vaccinations ramp up.

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Chicago raises capacity limits to 50% for bars, restaurants

Cubs agree to 1-year deal with reliever Ryan Tepera

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - The Chicago Cubs have finalized an $800,000, one-year contract with reliever Ryan Tepera, a deal that allows him to earn up to $1.75 million, and designated right-hander Duane Underwood Jr. for assignment.

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Cubs agree to 1-year deal with reliever Ryan Tepera

Chicago man arrested, charged with inciting summer looting

CHICAGO — A Chicago man was arrested Tuesday on a federal charge alleging that he incited a riot last summer by urging others online to join massive crowds of people who looted downtown businesses.

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Chicago man arrested, charged with inciting summer looting

Two Democrats vie for control of Illinois state party, each with their respective backers

The competition replace former House Speaker Michael Madigan as chair of the Illinois Democratic Party is heating up.U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and several members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation are supporting Congresswoman Robin Kelly, who represents Chicago’s South Side and south suburbs.Gov.

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Two Democrats vie for control of Illinois state party, each with their respective backers

EPA, Indiana, and local governments achieve cleaner, healthier air in Southwest Indiana

CHICAGO --Tuesday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management announced the Southwest Indiana area consisting of portions of Daviess and Pike counties will be formally redesignated to attainment of the most recent federal air quality standard for sulfur dioxide.

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EPA, Indiana, and local governments achieve cleaner, healthier air in Southwest Indiana

Pace keeps Bears’ QB options open, no decision on Robinson

CHICAGO (AP)General manager Ryan Pace had few answers when it came to the two biggest questions facing the Chicago Bears in the offseason.

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Pace keeps Bears’ QB options open, no decision on Robinson

Oakley signs Scump as first sponsored pro gamer

Call of Duty player Scump signed with Oakley today, becoming the first pro gamer to be sponsored by the sports lifestyle company.

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Oakley signs Scump as first sponsored pro gamer

Seniors Invited to COVID-19 Vax Events

By Tim Hadac Managing Editor Southwest Chicago Post The City of Chicago has quietly announced that it is hosting "Seniors Only" COVID-19 vaccination events across the city for people over age 65.

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Seniors Invited to COVID-19 Vax Events

U.S. Attorney John Lausch Goes after Summer Rioters after President Joe Biden Keeps Him Office...Temporarily

Last week, Chicago’s U.S. Attorney John Lausch was on the way out of office per order of new President Joe Biden.But pressure from various sources, probably primarily Democratic U.S.Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, resulted in a reprieve for Luasch.

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U.S. Attorney John Lausch Goes after Summer Rioters after President Joe Biden Keeps Him Office...Temporarily

John G. Chachas: Social media must finally pay its way

So how did this happen?How is it that the creators of news, knowing full well they have legal copyright protection under the U.S.Copyright Act, have allowed the digital platforms to gain such power?

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John G. Chachas: Social media must finally pay its way

Keep Square on your mind—literally

Support Chicago Public Square and you could get the first-ever official Square swag: A white cotton twill cap embroidered with the Square logo.* Because Square doesn’t have time for a lot of shipping, this is a very limited edition.

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Keep Square on your mind—literally

Cubs Reportedly Among Teams Scouting Yoenis Cespedes

When he hit is peak six years ago, and when he was able to play, Yoenis Cespedes was a star.The guy paired massive thump with good contact rates, took his walks, and played solid defense in the outfield.

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Cubs Reportedly Among Teams Scouting Yoenis Cespedes

Source: Mayor Lightfoot Not Expected to Allow Wrigley, Guaranteed Rate to Host Fans at Start of Season

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Tuesday that Wrigley Field and Guaranteed Rate Field will be allowed to host fans this season, though she declined to provide any specifics and said the city is still in discussions with the Cubs and White Sox.

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Source: Mayor Lightfoot Not Expected to Allow Wrigley, Guaranteed Rate to Host Fans at Start of Season

Chicago mother Cheretha Morrison missing from Englewood; vehicle located in Rogers Park

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 38-year-old mother has been reported missing from the Englewood neighborhood on Chicago's South Side.

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Chicago mother Cheretha Morrison missing from Englewood; vehicle located in Rogers Park

Bulls' Lauri Markkanen (shoulder) doubtful for Wednesday

Chicago Bulls forward Lauri Markkanen (shoulder) is doubtful for Wednesday's game against the New Orleans Pelicans.What It Means: Markkanen has been upgraded to doubtful on Wednesday after missing the past 12 games with a shoulder injury.

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Bulls' Lauri Markkanen (shoulder) doubtful for Wednesday

Paul Sullivan: ‘Games’ or ‘scrimmages’? Spring training or spring break? Whatever you call it, some of MLB’s spring rule changes have purists shaking their heads.

No one is too worried about spring training rule changes forced upon baseball by COVID-19 protocols.Even traditionalists understand the need to audible during a pandemic, and we already went through the drill in 2020, so seven-inning games aren’t a shock to the system.

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Paul Sullivan: ‘Games’ or ‘scrimmages’? Spring training or spring break? Whatever you call it, some of MLB’s spring rule changes have purists shaking their heads.

Report: Royals agree to deal with Jarrod Dyson

The Kansas City Royals are bringing back an old friend after agreeing to a contract with veteran outfielder Jarrod Dyson, a source told Robert Murray of FanSided.Dyson's deal is worth $1.5 million, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

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Report: Royals agree to deal with Jarrod Dyson

Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Even with the Houston Texans ignoring calls about a Deshaun Watson trade, NFL rumors continue to point in the direction of the disgruntled quarterback being dealt.It really is an interesting scenario to examine.

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Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Even with the Houston Texans ignoring calls about a Deshaun Watson trade, NFL rumors continue to point in the direction of the disgruntled quarterback being dealt.It really is an interesting scenario to examine.

yardbarker.com ,  3h 0
Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Even with the Houston Texans ignoring calls about a Deshaun Watson trade, NFL rumors continue to point in the direction of the disgruntled quarterback being dealt.It really is an interesting scenario to examine.

yardbarker.com ,  3h 0
Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade

Even with the Houston Texans ignoring calls about a Deshaun Watson trade, NFL rumors continue to point in the direction of the disgruntled quarterback being dealt.It really is an interesting scenario to examine.

yardbarker.com ,  3h 0
Bears won’t rule out blockbuster Deshaun Watson trade