Shooting reported in Loop

Police are responding to a report of a shooting Thursday morning in the Loop. The shooting apparently happened just before 10 a.m. in a commercial building in the 200 block of South LaSalle. Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford said one person was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital. 

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Parkinson’s drug trial has researchers optimistic

Results of a Phase I clinical trial of what could be the first vaccine for Parkinson’s disease has experts cautiously optimistic. Those results were released Thursday by the maker of the drug and the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Disease. The disease, a progressive …Read More

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