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Daily Chronicle
Castle Club plans trips to Starved Rock, Wrigley Fieldfor the driver and performance are included. Then on Wednesday, Sept. 7, join
Castle Club plans trips to Starved Rock, Wrigley Field
Daily Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
for the driver and performance are included. Then on Wednesday, Sept. 7, join them for a day trip to Wrigley Field and Millennium Park. The day begins with a leisurely tour of Millennium Park, followed by a lunch in Wrigleyville and then it’s... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michigan Avenue south of river coming into its ownthat the changes to the east Loop have been so significant that no one could ha
Michigan Avenue south of river coming into its own
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
that the changes to the east Loop have been so significant that no one could have predicted it." In the decade since Millennium Park became a tourist hit and with Maggie Daley Park shaping up to be a major draw, a string of developers have... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Ladue Alumni Football Classic ‘kicks off’ this weekendthe coveted Coach Jerry Maher “Most Outstanding Player” trophy. You also have a
Ladue Alumni Football Classic ‘kicks off’ this weekend
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
the coveted Coach Jerry Maher “Most Outstanding Player” trophy. You also have a chance to win a free massage! The Ladue Alumni Football Classic starts tomorrow at Millennium Park in Creve Coeur from 3 - 8 p.m. Contact LadueAlumniEvents@ya... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chicago offers a long and varied list of must-see placesa gem in the form of Cindy’s Rooftop Bar at the Chicago Athletic Association Ho
Chicago offers a long and varied list of must-see places
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
a gem in the form of Cindy’s Rooftop Bar at the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel, 12 S. Michigan Ave. The bar overlooks Millennium Park and Lake Michigan and is way off the beaten path for tourists. The locals were mostly friendly and... Read more
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Billboard
5 Things We're Looking Forward to at Lollapalooza 2016of Chicago (right near Grant Park) to Chicago-style hot dogs to that bizarre, b
5 Things We're Looking Forward to at Lollapalooza 2016
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
of Chicago (right near Grant Park) to Chicago-style hot dogs to that bizarre, beautiful reflective jelly bean statue in Millennium Park, the city of Chicago is a treat unto itself. And while a full-on music festival inside another major... Read more
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Weston Mercury
PICTURES: People in Nailsea prove to be as Tough As Nailsit again in 2017. Sergeant Mark Raby said: “The event went well and we have ra
PICTURES: People in Nailsea prove to be as Tough As Nails
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
it again in 2017. Sergeant Mark Raby said: “The event went well and we have raised about £1,100 towards a youth shelter in Millennium Park. “There were about 130 participants between adults and children. “The Nailsea Beat Team and Carpe Diem... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Obamas choose New York architects to design Chicago library and museumLloyd Wright, the pathbreaking steel-and-glass high-rises of Ludwig Mies van de
Obamas choose New York architects to design Chicago library and museum
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Lloyd Wright, the pathbreaking steel-and-glass high-rises of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and such recent showcase projects as Millennium Park. Expected to cost at least $500 million, the center will include a library housing presidential archives, a... Read more
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BC Local News
Castlegar charging into the futureunit downtown. Users will be able to do a bit of shopping and dining as well as
Castlegar charging into the future
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
unit downtown. Users will be able to do a bit of shopping and dining as well as take in Sculpturewalk and some fresh air at Millennium Park while their vehicles charge. "Any time someone is using the charger that isn't a resident, they will be... Read more
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Castlegar News
Castlegar charging into the futureunit downtown. Users will be able to do a bit of shopping and dining as well as
Castlegar charging into the future
Castlegar News / Posted 3 days ago
unit downtown. Users will be able to do a bit of shopping and dining as well as take in Sculpturewalk and some fresh air at Millennium Park while their vehicles charge. "Any time someone is using the charger that isn't a resident, they will be... Read more
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The MidWeek
Travel with Castle Club to Starved Rock and Wrigley Fieldfor the driver and performance are included. Then on Wednesday, Sept. 7, join
Travel with Castle Club to Starved Rock and Wrigley Field
The MidWeek / Posted 3 days ago
for the driver and performance are included. Then on Wednesday, Sept. 7, join them for a day trip to Wrigley Field and Millennium Park. The day begins with a leisurely tour of Millennium Park, followed by a lunch in Wrigleyville and then it’s... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Portillo's Flies Internet Hot Dog Princess to Chicagowho were greeted in their Raddison Blue hotel room with a bottle of sparkling g
Portillo's Flies Internet Hot Dog Princess to Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
who were greeted in their Raddison Blue hotel room with a bottle of sparkling grape juice, visited The Bean, Navy Pier, Millennium Park and—of course—Portillo’s. Dick Portillo, founder of the restaurant chain, paid a special visit to Ainsley... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pierend by the new Polk Bros. Park, which when finished will feature a lawn for con
Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
end by the new Polk Bros. Park, which when finished will feature a lawn for concert-watching not unlike one at the city's Millennium Park. The plans remain in the early stages, however, and still require city approval along with private donors to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Travelin' McCourys, American art, Newberry Book Fairtoo), head down to the park and toast Marni during "West Side Story." Aug. 2, 6
Travelin' McCourys, American art, Newberry Book Fair
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
too), head down to the park and toast Marni during "West Side Story." Aug. 2, 6:30 p.m. Free. Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, Randolph Street and Michigan Avenue More info is here. 7 Local journalist and film lover Mark Caro's "Is It... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago Athletic Association HotelLocated on Chicago’s fashionable Michigan Avenue across from iconic Millennium
Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
Located on Chicago’s fashionable Michigan Avenue across from iconic Millennium Park in the city’s famed Loop District, the Chicago Athletic Association hotel combines its storied legacy as one of the nation’s most revered social clubs with modern day... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Here's where to find the best views of Chicagofree rides that weekend. Crown Fountain and the shiny "Cloud Gate" sculpture (
Here's where to find the best views of Chicago
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
free rides that weekend. Crown Fountain and the shiny "Cloud Gate" sculpture (aka The Bean) are touristy must-sees in Millennium Park. They were the perfect backdrop for our post-race Facebook photos. Cindy's, a rooftop bar and restaurant at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Inquiring Nuns' sets the stage for a Kartemquin celebrationquestion, one of the surest tests of honesty and self-reflection we have. Are y
'Inquiring Nuns' sets the stage for a Kartemquin celebration
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
question, one of the surest tests of honesty and self-reflection we have. Are you happy? Why not? Tuesday evening in Millennium Park, as part of an ongoing 50th anniversary celebration of the lives captured on camera by Chicago's Kartemquin... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From nature's wonders to cello's spiritual odyssey, Grant Park concert has it allcoups that make Grant Park the smartest music festival on the summer block. We
From nature's wonders to cello's spiritual odyssey, Grant Park concert has it all
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
coups that make Grant Park the smartest music festival on the summer block. Wednesday night at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, Marin Alsop was joined by two other MacArthur Foundation fellowship recipients for the first program of the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Pokemon Go: Bulls vs Bearsyour bum, and a gold chain. Don't believe me? This is what happened when the c
Pokemon Go: Bulls vs Bears
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
your bum, and a gold chain. Don't believe me? This is what happened when the crack, I mean Pokemon, was to be found at Millennium Park in Chicago: 5,000 addicts turned up. Grown adults, not 16-year old schoolgirls arriving to see Justin Beebop... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Waterfront plans taking shapebefore 2017." There are some elements of planning that the consultants are fin
Waterfront plans taking shape
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
before 2017." There are some elements of planning that the consultants are finding are already underway. The trail at Millennium Park is already having work done, while work at the EnviroPark is also being contemplated by looking at Trillium... Read more
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Arts Journal
Chicago’s free summer music cornucopia – Deutsch, PoKempner photos(future?) mayoral candidate Chuy Garcia sat comfortably amid the crowd (also fo
Chicago’s free summer music cornucopia – Deutsch, PoKempner photos
Arts Journal / Posted 10 days ago
(future?) mayoral candidate Chuy Garcia sat comfortably amid the crowd (also for Palmieri’s Salsa Orchestra at Millennium Park), listening as a recognized, respected and unhassled member of the community. That community in all its... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
LuPone and Ebersol, BBQ, French films and moreAfrican-American composers. July 22, 6:30 p.m.; July 23, 7:30 p.m. $25-$89, law
LuPone and Ebersol, BBQ, French films and more
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 days ago
African-American composers. July 22, 6:30 p.m.; July 23, 7:30 p.m. $25-$89, lawn seats, free. Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph St. Photo by 10-things-to-do-in-Chicago.jpg 5 The Music Box's annual Chicago French Film... Read more
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News Mail
Get arty with public tours at Childers Festivalfree Arts in the Park event will also be held from 9am to 2pm on Saturday, July
Get arty with public tours at Childers Festival
News Mail / Posted 10 days ago
free Arts in the Park event will also be held from 9am to 2pm on Saturday, July 30 set amongst the metal artwork found in Millennium Park which tell the story of the South Sea Islanders who came to work in the fledgling sugar industry and helped... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wilco says new album due out in September, releases two tracksdropped "Locator" last week to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the releas
Wilco says new album due out in September, releases two tracks
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
dropped "Locator" last week to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the release of its ninth album, "Star Wars." Wilco is scheduled to perform Aug. 21 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. Chicago rock band Twin Peaks is slated to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cellist's eloquent Elgar concerto caps halcyon CSO night at Raviniaat Ravinia, only four days before she is scheduled to appear with the Grant Par
Cellist's eloquent Elgar concerto caps halcyon CSO night at Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
at Ravinia, only four days before she is scheduled to appear with the Grant Park Orchestra at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. Weilerstein, whose most recent appearance with the CSO was in May, when she gave the world premiere of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 16five months in prison and five months of home confinement by a federal judge fo
July 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
five months in prison and five months of home confinement by a federal judge for lying about a stock sale. 2004: Chicago's Millennium Park is opened to the public by Mayor Richard M. Daley. 1999: John F. Kennedy Jr., piloting a Piper Saratoga... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Konig's Grant Park return finds success with Brucknerand the central episode of the Menuetto was marked by an unaffected charm showi
Konig's Grant Park return finds success with Bruckner
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
and the central episode of the Menuetto was marked by an unaffected charm showing the players close to their best. The program will be repeated 7:30 p.m. Saturday; Millennium Park; free; 312-742-7640; gpmf.org. Alan Artner is a freelanc... Read more
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Weston Mercury
New skatepark is officially openedpraised the community for their ‘amazing’ support in raising £116,000. A plaqu
New skatepark is officially opened
Weston Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
praised the community for their ‘amazing’ support in raising £116,000. A plaque thanking contributors was unveiled in Millennium Park, before fans tucked into a cake. The opening was followed by the 14th Skatepark Festival and Showcase and... Read more
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Weston Mercury
MONTHS OF HARD WORK PAYS OFF WITH WEEKEND CELEBRATIONpraised the community for their ‘amazing’ support in raising £116,000. A plaqu
MONTHS OF HARD WORK PAYS OFF WITH WEEKEND CELEBRATION
Weston Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
praised the community for their ‘amazing’ support in raising £116,000. A plaque thanking contributors was unveiled in Millennium Park, before fans tucked into a cake. The opening was followed by the 14th Skatepark Festival and Showcase and... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Field Museum Game Inspired by ‘Pokemon Go’at the Alder Planetarium and Shedd Aquarium, inside the museum with Sue the T.
Field Museum Game Inspired by ‘Pokemon Go’
NBC Chicago / Posted 16 days ago
at the Alder Planetarium and Shedd Aquarium, inside the museum with Sue the T. rex, looking at a reflection in the Bean at Millennium Park, having a staring contest with the bronze lion at the Art Institute and playing Ping Pong at Parson’s Chicken... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pokemon not the only game in town: Field Museum creates 'warrior' huntSoldier Field, staring face-to-face with the bronze lion at the Art Institute,
Pokemon not the only game in town: Field Museum creates 'warrior' hunt
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Soldier Field, staring face-to-face with the bronze lion at the Art Institute, admiring his own reflection on the Bean in Millennium Park and ready to play ping pong at Parson's Chicken & Fish. Who knew the warriors were such foodies? Photos also... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Thousands RSVP to attend ‘Pokemon Go’ meetup in Chicago on SundayCHICAGO — If you’re planning to visit Millennium Park this Sunday, looks like y
Thousands RSVP to attend ‘Pokemon Go’ meetup in Chicago on Sunday
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
CHICAGO — If you’re planning to visit Millennium Park this Sunday, looks like you’ll have some company. A Facebook event calling itself the “First Ever Pokémon Go Meetup” is asking people to come together to play the new game. The massive meetup is... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Dallas police chief says armed civilians in Texas 'increasingly challenging'on social media and news stations showed about 500 protesters marching through
Dallas police chief says armed civilians in Texas 'increasingly challenging'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
on social media and news stations showed about 500 protesters marching through downtown after holding a quiet sit-in in Millennium Park that spilled into the streets and a rally near City Hall. In Atlanta, media footage showed a number of... Read more
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Dallas police chief expresses worry about armed civilians in Texassocial media and local news stations showed about 500 protesters marching throu
Dallas police chief expresses worry about armed civilians in Texas
dna / Posted 18 days ago
social media and local news stations showed about 500 protesters marching through downtown after holding a quiet sit-in in Millennium Park that spilled into the streets and a rally near City Hall. In Atlanta, local media footage showed a number of... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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Philly.com
Dallas police chief says armed civilians in Texas 'increasingly challenging'on social media and news stations showed about 500 protesters marching through
Dallas police chief says armed civilians in Texas 'increasingly challenging'
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
on social media and news stations showed about 500 protesters marching through downtown after holding a quiet sit-in in Millennium Park that spilled into the streets and a rally near City Hall. In Atlanta, media footage showed a number of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Dallas police chief expresses worry about armed civilians in Texassocial media and local news stations showed about 500 protesters marching throu
Dallas police chief expresses worry about armed civilians in Texas
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
social media and local news stations showed about 500 protesters marching through downtown after holding a quiet sit-in in Millennium Park that spilled into the streets and a rally near City Hall. In Atlanta, local media footage showed a number of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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11 News Houston
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
KING5 Seattle / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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First Coast News
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
First Coast News / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
KTVB Boise / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continueto gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of de
Days after police-involved shootings, protests continue
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 days ago
to gather in several U.S. cities on Monday to call for justice. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Chicago’s Millennium Park late Monday for a sit-in before winding their way through the city's business district. Protests were also... Read more
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