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CPD Had Ample Warning of Allegations Against Officers

CPD Had Ample Warning of Allegations Against Officers

In the wake of Thursday’s mass exonerations of 15 individuals who said they were framed by rogue police officers, Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson suggested the department had limited knowledge of those officers’ alleged... Read More

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Friday, Nov 17, 2017
Gang Conflict in Rogers Park Killed Popular Teacher: Ald.

Gang Conflict in Rogers Park Killed Popular Teacher: Ald.

It would be easy to say Friday night Oct. 13 was unlucky for Cynthia Trevillion. Read More

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Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
 7 Cops Removed From Duty Following Historic Exonerations

7 Cops Removed From Duty Following Historic Exonerations

Seven members of a former Chicago Police tactical team have been placed on administrative duty, after a Cook County judge threw out the convictions of 15 individuals, which even the State’s Attorney’s office said were tainted... Read More

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Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
The Biggest Killer of Firefighters is Not Fire

The Biggest Killer of Firefighters is Not Fire

Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area, Matt Montague knew that what his dad did for a living was dangerous. Read More

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Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
Sexual Harassment in Cook County Jail Runs Rampant: PDs

Sexual Harassment in Cook County Jail Runs Rampant: PDs

The Cook County jail is a toxic environment where inmates expose themselves, act out sexually, harassing, attacking and threatening female public defenders and female correctional officers. The allegations are detailed in... Read More

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Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017
Gag Clause May Hit Your Pocketbook at Pharmacy

Gag Clause May Hit Your Pocketbook at Pharmacy

If there was a way to get your medication cheaper, wouldn’t you want to know? Read More

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Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017
Police Investigate Alleged Missing Scrap Recycling Proceeds

Police Investigate Alleged Missing Scrap Recycling Proceeds

A suburban township’s road district is facing serious questions about its record keeping upon allegations that proceeds from its scrap metal recycling went missing. Read More

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Thursday, Nov 2, 2017
Health Apps Raise Medical, Privacy Concerns: Experts

Health Apps Raise Medical, Privacy Concerns: Experts

More than 165,000 health-related apps are available to download on smart phones, but a majority of them are unregulated, raising concerns for both doctors and those in the legal community. Read More

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Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017
Drivers Play Waiting Game at Chicago-Area Rail Crossings

Drivers Play Waiting Game at Chicago-Area Rail Crossings

Chicago-area drivers may be accustomed to waiting five or ten minutes for trains to pass at rail crossings. But imagine those delays stretching upwards of forty-five minutes to one hour. Read More

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Friday, Oct 27, 2017
CFD at O’Hare Practices a Different Kind of Firefighting

CFD at O’Hare Practices a Different Kind of Firefighting

At O’Hare airport, Lt. Leonard Edling of the Chicago Fire Department notes one big difference about what he does for a living. Read More

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