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School closed as Harvey hostage standoff continues

A standoff in Harvey continued Wednesday morning, as two burglary suspects remained barricaded inside a home with several hostages, including two children, authorities said. Rosa Parks Middle School is closed Wednesday because of the standoff, which started Tuesday.

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Jackie Robinson West’s superb defense keys 6-1 win

In another must-win game, the boys of Jackie Robinson West came through again, beating Pearland of Texas 6-1 Tuesday night. The team from Chicago’s next game is Thursday.

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      Five surprising facts about domestic wines

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      Do you think most wine is consumed outside of the U.S.? Think again. The U.S. is largest wine-consuming nation in the world and has been … Read More

      Eat to the beat

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      Recognizing local talent and the relationship of the two art forms of food and music that Chicago has in spades, the Chicago Food Social was Read More