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2014/11/26 00:36
2014/11/26 00:36
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... a.m., Nov. 23: Mayor-for-Life Marion Barry’s heart, which survived segregation, federal prosecutors, and spending every second beating along with one of the most notorious partyhounds of the...
2014/11/26 00:36
2014/11/26 00:36
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2014/11/24 06:19
2014/11/24 06:19
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He had been frail for years, suffering at various points from diabetes, recurring infections and a bad kidney. As recently as February, after another extended hospital stay, friends and colleagues had...
2014/11/20 21:15
2014/11/20 21:15
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FILE - In this May 16, 2011 file photo, former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne appears at inaugural ceremonies for Chicago Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel in Chicago. Byrne, Chicago's first and only female mayor,...
2014/11/20 11:40
2014/11/20 11:40
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I met Jane Byrne on several occasions. She was a tough cookie and a remarkable woman, especially for her time. Following our very first meeting I may have been the first to publicly predict to a...
2014/11/18 01:12
2014/11/18 01:12
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Filings to run for mayor, alderman off to a slow start Maybe it was the nasty weather. Maybe it was a slight change in the petition filing procedure. Or maybe Chicagoans just aren't as wound up about...
2014/11/18 00:13
2014/11/18 00:13
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The line of Chicagoans paying their respects to Jane Byrne stretched back from a casket draped in the municipal flag to a memorial book supervised by Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Wickers, the self-appointed Cubs...
2014/11/15 02:41
2014/11/15 02:41
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Reaction to Jane Byrne's death from some suburban women in politics. Former Arlington Heights Mayor Arlene Mulder was just getting her start in local politics when Jane Byrne broke Chicago's mayoral...
2014/11/14 20:12
2014/11/14 20:12
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Potent anti-biz group endorses 14 city council candidates Clockwise from top left: Maureen Sullivan, Carlos Ramirez-Rosa, Juanita Irizarry and Tim Meegan. A progressive political action group with a...
2014/11/14 19:13
2014/11/14 19:13
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The letter writer was not happy. Mother Nature had dumped a load of snow on Chicago in 1979, and parked and stalled cars were everywhere. "As a taxpayer and motorist I am outraged at the condition of...
2014/11/14 18:40
2014/11/14 18:40
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Chicago's first and only female mayor had been in hospice for about a week. The Chicago Tribune is reporting that Byrne, 81, had been in failing health and grew weaker throughout the week, according...
2014/11/08 14:26
2014/11/08 14:26
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They were also more willing to cross party lines earlier this week to support Republican Bruce Rauner, even those who said they disapproved of the GOP. Exit polling conducted for The Associated Press...
2014/11/07 06:09
2014/11/07 06:09
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The team – which will help lay policy groundwork and determine who’ll be in Rauner’s cabinet once he takes office – also included former Republican Gov. Jim Edgar, Republican U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock,...
2014/11/05 01:13
2014/11/05 01:13
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Hail to the victor in the governor's race, but before that first cup of coffee Wednesday, know this: You'll still have to deal with the little guy who runs things. Boss Madigan. He's controlled...
2014/11/04 00:39
2014/11/04 00:39
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Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, who presided over one of the most successful urban renaissances in modern U.S. history, died Thursday in Boston. He was 71. The cause was cancer, his...
2014/10/28 01:28
2014/10/28 01:28
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Shakespeare is writing it​, surely. Who but the master of comedy, drama and tragedy could plot the Rob Ford story? It is so engrossing, so confounding that a few hours before last night’s briefing,...
2014/11/26 00:36
2014/11/26 00:36
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