1 dead, 1 critical in Loop workplace shooting

A recently demoted executive entered a Loop office building Thursday morning and shot the company's CEO before turning the gun on himself and committing suicide, authorities said. 


Emanuel losing top education adviser

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is losing his point-person to the Chicago Public Schools — the woman who played a pivotal role in negotiating an end to the 2012 teachers strike.

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