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Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 10:36 AM
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By James Neveau

Timeline: The Fall of Rod Blagojevich

It's been a tumultuous, decade-long ride for former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, and it took a fascinating new turn this week.View gallery »

  • Dec. 9, 2008: Blagojevich Arrested
  • Jan. 30, 2009: Blagojevich Removed From Office
  • Aug. 17, 2010: Blagojevich Convicted
Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 10:25 AM
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By James Neveau

Timeline: The Fall of Rod Blagojevich

It's been a tumultuous, decade-long ride for former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, and it took a fascinating new turn this week.View gallery »

  • Dec. 9, 2008: Blagojevich Arrested
  • Jan. 30, 2009: Blagojevich Removed From Office
  • Aug. 17, 2010: Blagojevich Convicted
Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 at 3:27 PM
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By James Neveau

Illinois Politicians React to Withdrawal From Paris Agreemen

On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, and Illinois politicians were quick to react to the decision.View gallery »

  • Former President Barack Obama
  • Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel
  • U.S. Senator Dick Durbin
Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 11:06 AM
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By NBC-Telemundo Chicago

How Melania Trump Will Serve in Role of First Lady

Melania Trump promised an action plan when she arrived at the White House. Here is what she hopes to focus on.View gallery »

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Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 at 11:40 AM
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By Telemundo/NBC Chicago

What Hillary Clinton's Decision to Wear Purple Means

During her concession speech to new president elect, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and her team's decision to wear purple drew much attention.View gallery »

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Friday, Mar 11, 2016 at 7:25 PM
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By Lisa Balde

Presidential Candidates Visit Chicago Area

Presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz made appearances in the Chicago area Friday, days ahead of the Illinois primary election.View gallery »

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Monday, Jun 30, 2014 at 3:03 PM
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By Erin Carlson

Poll Finds Chicagoans Dislike Trump, Agree With Sign

Poll Finds Chicagoans Dislike Trump, Agree With Sign

A new Donald Trump-centric poll from Capitol Fax's Rich Miller and We Ask America reveals much of what we already knew: Illinoisians don't really like the mouthy real estate mogul from New York. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 2:08 PM
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By Lisa Balde

Jon Stewart Weighs in on Emanuel-Trump Sign Fight

Jon Stewart Weighs in on Emanuel-Trump Sign Fight

Wading into the controversy over Donald Trump's new sign in Chicago, Jon Stewart joked the city should have known it was in for. Read »

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 5:43 PM
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By Erin Carlson

Who Should Be Chicago Mayor: Rahm Emanuel or Donald Trump?

Who Should Be Chicago Mayor: Rahm Emanuel or Donald Trump?

We all know the answer to that question, but it felt appropriate to post a headline only slightly less ridiculous than The Donald. Here's a better one: Is Donald Trump the best thing to ever happen to Rahm... Read »

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 11:29 AM
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By BJ Lutz

Donald Trump: "People Love" Tower Sign

Donald Trump insists the moniker on his Chicago building is perfect for the city and says outcry against it was started by a "third rate" journalist. Read »

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