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Despite pleas, CPS hands three schools to private operator

Supporters from three Chicago public elementary schools selected to have their entire staffs replaced pitched one last, passionate stand Wednesday— but all for naught. A second-grade teacher at Gresham Elementary School, 8524 S. Green St., lamented giant class sizes in her room and others. The …Read More

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Cubs collapse on Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday, fall to D-Backs

The Chicago Federals couldn’t hold a ninth-inning lead Wednesday — just like the team they were disguised as. It meant a sour ending for the 100th birthday celebration of Wrigley Field and the Cubs, who wore the uniforms of the team that started in the …Read More

    3 Questions: Über-agent Ari Emanuel



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      Stories told from the passenger seat on ‘My Chicago’

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      LORI RACKL: On the new WTTW series, hosts Mark Bazer and Odette Yousef drive guests around familiar neighborhoods to help the audience “see Chicago through Read More