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Emanuel super PAC makes move to elect friendlier aldermen

The $1.35 million-and-counting super PAC created to re-elect Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his aldermanic allies is taking its first concrete step to ensure that Emanuel has even less City Council resistance if he’s re-elected to a second term.

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Jorge Soler goes deep in first at-bat; Cubs fall 7-5 to Reds

CINCINNATI — Just before touted prospect Jorge Soler made his much-heralded Cubs debut Wednesday, he was told about the home run hit by the Cubs’ other “core” prospect on the roster, Javy Baez, in his celebrated debut three weeks ago. Soler smiled. “Si,” he said. …Read More

    Jackie Robinson West Victory Celebration

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      Whiskey 101: Behind-the-scenes facts

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      The richness and diversity of whiskey may intimidate even the most seasoned drinkers, but that's not stopping many thirsty consumers. Americans are drinking whiskey faster … Read More

      Jolie, Pitt wed in Chateau Miraval, France

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      Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in Chateau Miraval, France, says a spokesman for the couple. Read More