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Chicago Tribune
Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:32:47 PM mt

Defendant in 2012 murder case mistakenly released from prison



A man charged in a 2012 killing on the Dan Ryan was incorrectly released from prison on Friday when he was found to be eligible for parole in an unrelated attempted robbery case, according to officials and records.

Cook County sheriff's officials were notified Monday that Garrett Glover, 29, had...

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:32:44 PM mt

Uber exec out after failing to disclose sexual harassment allegation at Google: report



A top engineering executive at Uber, Amit Singhal, is out five weeks after his hire was announced. According to a report in the tech blog Recode, Singhal failed to disclose that he'd left his previous job at Google because of a sexual harassment allegation.Singhal denied the allegation and said...

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:32:44 PM mt

Cameron Payne's larger role may add to Bulls' logjam at point guard



Cameron Payne, Joffrey Lauvergne and Anthony Morrow practiced as Bulls for the first time Monday, and coach Fred Hoiberg said Payne worked with both the starting and reserve units.

Previously, Hoiberg had said Payne the centerpiece of Thursday's trade with the Thunder from the Bulls' perspective...

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:32:43 PM mt

Weeks before fire killed 2 children complaint about lack of heat filed



Seven weeks before a fire killed an infant and a toddler trapped inside a West Woodlawn home where the stove was on for warmth, city inspectors received a complaint about "a lack of heat at this address" and visited the building, a spokeswoman for the Chicago Department of Buildings said Monday.

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:09:37 PM mt

Rauner to revamp Medicaid program in hopes of saving money improving care



Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday announced plans to revamp the state's system for insuring many of its poorest residents, saying the changes could save taxpayers money and improve health.

But it remains uncertain how much money the overhaul might save the cash-strapped state.

About 2 million Illinois...

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:09:34 PM mt

White Sox Cubs play to 4-4 tie



Cubs 4, White Sox 4

Chesny Young hit a two-run single with two out in the seventh inning but took a called third strike from Juan Minaya with the winning run at third in the bottom of the ninth inning as the White Sox and Cubs played to a 4-4 tie Monday at Sloan Park.

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:09:31 PM mt

Cubs pick 'That's Cub' as 2017 slogan



The Cubs started a new marketing slogan, "That's Cub," this month, but the phrase's origin goes back to 2013.

Minor-league players came up with the term to define team expectations. "They meant it in a very positive way," said Alison Miller, Cubs marketing vice president. "So a guy hits a ground...

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:09:31 PM mt

NCAA bracket expert: Northwestern safely in; Illinois still has hope



Few Big Ten scenarios are apparently out of the question when it comes to NCAA tournament bracket projections.

Despite hitting a skid in which it has lost five of seven games, Northwestern is surprisingly to some clearly in the tournament if you go off Jerry Palm's CBSSports.com projection....

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:09:30 PM mt

Hundreds allege sex harassment discrimination at Kay and Jared jewelry company



Hundreds of former employees of Sterling Jewelers, the multibillion-dollar conglomerate behind Jared the Galleria of Jewelry and Kay Jewelers, claim that its chief executive and other company leaders presided over a corporate culture that fostered rampant sexual harassment and discrimination, according...

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Monday February 27, 2017 @ 06:09:30 PM mt

Elgin police will not change approach to immigration law



The Elgin Police Department is taking a status quo approach regarding immigration laws and cooperation with the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.

That was the message Police Chief Jeff Swoboda discussed Monday morning and which was delivered to the City Council in an email Friday. That...

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