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International Business Times
Chicago plans to sue US Steel for toxic metal leak into Lake Michigan northwest Indiana plant. According to WGN9, it is the second time this has happ
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
northwest Indiana plant. According to WGN9, it is the second time this has happened in the past six months. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel claims US Steel tried to keep the leak a secret by requesting "confidential treatment" while reporting it to the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago intends to sue U.S. Steel after 2 toxic spills this year, mayor sayspair of toxic spills into Lake Michigan waterways near its northwest Indiana pl
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
pair of toxic spills into Lake Michigan waterways near its northwest Indiana plant, city officials announced Sunday. Mayor Rahm Emanuel was joined by leaders of several local environmental organizations at a news conference Sunday at City Hall... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
City of Chicago will sue U.S. Steel over spill of toxic metal into Lake Michiganat the U.S. Steel factory in northwest Indiana. It was the second time it’s hap
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 7 hours ago
at the U.S. Steel factory in northwest Indiana. It was the second time it’s happened in the past six months. Mayor Rahm Emanuel says U.S. Steel tried to keep the spill a secret, requesting “confidential treatment” while reporting it to the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago cop faces sentencing for firing 16 shots at car filled with teens, wounding twoin a shooting case since the release of the McDonald video sparked protests and
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
in a shooting case since the release of the McDonald video sparked protests and promises of systemic change from Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The department is seeking to fire Proano, who was placed on unpaid suspension after he was charged more than a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
At LR reunion, Clintons, allies look back at ’92former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Wesley Clark, Human Rights Campaign P
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 hours ago
former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Wesley Clark, Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Emanuel endured a turbulent flight Saturday, arriving in time for the Kumpuris lecture. His reason for... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fighting to save the Thompson Center with a movie cameraalongside it. The center’s future remains undecided despite the collapse last
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
alongside it. The center’s future remains undecided despite the collapse last June of a deal between Rauner and Mayor Rahm Emanuel that would have allowed Illinois to sell the building. Currently, Chicago and Illinois are pitching its... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Harold Washington's death 30 years ago marked end of Chicago's black political powergave white liberals the chance to peel away. And they backed Richard M. Daley,
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
gave white liberals the chance to peel away. And they backed Richard M. Daley, son of Boss, for mayor. He promised to quiet the angry voices in Chicago. He ruled for two decades and spent the city into near bankruptcy. And he begat Rahm... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosureon the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Parkinson's disease will never break the Rev. Jesse Jackson's "spiritual commitment to justice." Emanuel... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosureon the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Parkinson's disease will never break the Rev. Jesse Jackson's "spiritual commitment to justice." Emanuel... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosureon the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Parkinson's disease will never break the Rev. Jesse Jackson's "spiritual commitment to justice." Emanuel... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Any CTA fare hike could hurt ridership, advocates sayVirginia Miller. If applied to the current $2.25 rail fare, that would be an 11
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Virginia Miller. If applied to the current $2.25 rail fare, that would be an 11 percent increase. Neither Mayor Rahm Emanuel or CTA President Dorval Carter have ruled out a fare increase, though both stress that they want no service... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosureon the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Parkinson's disease will never break the Rev. Jesse Jackson's "spiritual commitment to justice." Emanuel... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosureon the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Parkinson's disease will never break the Rev. Jesse Jackson's "spiritual commitment to justice." Emanuel... Read more
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Daily Herald
Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosure-- The Latest on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease d
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
-- The Latest on the Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosing a 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis (all times local): Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says Parkinson's disease will never break the Rev. Jesse Jackson's "spiritual commitment to justice." Emanuel... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelon Receives Major Award for Environmental Stewardship, Parks and Education Supportof its deep support for parks, conservation and science, technology, engineerin
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
of its deep support for parks, conservation and science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. Mayor Rahm Emanuel presented the award at the celebration luncheon in Chicago on Monday. “The Trust for Public Land reserves this... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What's going on with the food at Midway?quickly, as part of a food contract change spurred by the $323 million Midway r
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
quickly, as part of a food contract change spurred by the $323 million Midway renovation project announced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2015. Some $75 million of that will be devoted to concession changes. And yes, they recognize that current... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner challenger Ives reveals who's bankrolling her bidhad nearly $65.6 million in his campaign fund at the end of September and has s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
had nearly $65.6 million in his campaign fund at the end of September and has since added $116,100. (Rick Pearson) *Mayor Rahm Emanuel will attend a groundbreaking at UIC and a construction event at Olive-Harvey College. At 6 p.m., he'll light... Read more
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FOX News
Across the USA, governments have a gender hypocrisy gaptop-paid positions. Whether it's House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, New York
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
top-paid positions. Whether it's House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, or even former President Barack Obama, the public payrolls under their executive control show men outnumbering... Read more
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FOX News
Across the USA, governments have a gender hypocrisy gaptop-paid positions. Whether it's House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, New York
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
top-paid positions. Whether it's House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, or even former President Barack Obama, the public payrolls under their executive control show men outnumbering... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A bad cop's stain on Chicago must be wiped clean by real reformswith the FBI to investigate Watts. The pair sued the city and settled for $2 mi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
with the FBI to investigate Watts. The pair sued the city and settled for $2 million, thus averting a trial at which Mayor Rahm Emanuel would have been asked under oath about the department’s unofficial code of silence. Steamed yet? Chicago’s... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Emanuel, Johnson highlight drop in shootings amid latest police controversyfor the first time since 15 men were exonerated after they were allegedly frame
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
for the first time since 15 men were exonerated after they were allegedly framed by a corrupt former police sergeant, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson pledged to investigate police misconduct while highlighting a drop in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
ACLU opposes Chicago alderman's plan to crack down on 'prostitution-related loitering'they had money on them or whom they were speaking to. “That doesn’t help anythi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
they had money on them or whom they were speaking to. “That doesn’t help anything,” he said. A spokeswoman for Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the administration is reviewing Ervin’s proposal. Chicago has a history of testing legal boundaries to try... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Andrea Zopp named new CEO of World Business Chicagoto focus exclusively on efforts to bring Amazon’s second headquarters to Chicag
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
to focus exclusively on efforts to bring Amazon’s second headquarters to Chicago, the city said in a news release. Mayor Rahm Emanuel appointed Zopp, a businesswoman and former head of the Chicago Urban League, as deputy mayor in May 2016. In... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel appoints former deputy mayor to Chicago Police BoardMayor Rahm Emanuel has appointed a former top aide to the Chicago Police Board,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel has appointed a former top aide to the Chicago Police Board, the panel that decides the most serious police disciplinary matters. The council’s Public Safety Committee is scheduled to consider Zopp’s appointment on Friday,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cook County commissioners don't want to be left off sexual harassment training planway.” “I’m grateful that women, particularly young women, are speaking up on t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
way.” “I’m grateful that women, particularly young women, are speaking up on this issue,” she added. (Hal Dardick) *Mayor Rahm Emanuel will introduce Chicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson before his talk to the City Club of Chicago. Later,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
The best events for the weekend and beyondMayor Rahm Emanuel and Santa Claus light the tree in 2015. ➊ The compressed fa
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 4 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Santa Claus light the tree in 2015. ➊ The compressed fall, where most of October felt like June, comes to an end not meteorogically or astronomically but culturally this week as the wintry mix of seasonal attractions rolls... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Watchdog group gives Chicago finances an Fpension costs, which the Illinois Supreme Court has ruled are a legitimate debt
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 4 days ago
pension costs, which the Illinois Supreme Court has ruled are a legitimate debt that must be paid. Declarations from Mayor Rahm Emanuel that the city has turned the corner have given Chicagoans "a false sense of security," Truth in Accounting CEO... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Following Trump comparison, J.B. Pritzker will release tax returnsis expected to announce he has been endorsed by Democratic state Rep. Carol Amm
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
is expected to announce he has been endorsed by Democratic state Rep. Carol Ammons of Urbana. (Rick Pearson) *Mayor Rahm Emanuel will break ground on a new phase of the Navy Pier Flyover, then preside over a meeting of the City... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Honest Ads Act: "Fundamental Rights," Real and Imaginedhis upset victory on "Russian meddling." But moral panics have multiple uses.
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
his upset victory on "Russian meddling." But moral panics have multiple uses. As former Obama White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel once said, "[y]ou never let a serious crisis go to waste. ... it's an opportunity to do things you think you... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CTA should raise fares to balance budget: RTA bossthe cost of some multi-ride passes in 2013. On Monday, the City Council financ
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
the cost of some multi-ride passes in 2013. On Monday, the City Council finance committee approved a proposal by Mayor Rahm Emanuel to increase taxes on ride-hailing trips, which would create $16 million in new money next year for the CTA. But... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In defending Moore, Clinton, what is lost?“nuts-and-sluts” strategy. “Did the president have a sexual relationship with
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
“nuts-and-sluts” strategy. “Did the president have a sexual relationship with this young lady? No,” said then Clinton aide Rahm Emanuel on CNN, talking of White House intern Monica Lewinsky. “Did the president ask this young lady to lie? No,”... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Judge throws out new police disciplinary guidelines in victory for FOPfrom the city’s Law Department and Police Department could not immediately be r
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
from the city’s Law Department and Police Department could not immediately be reached for comment. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and department officials vowed to overhaul the police disciplinary system in the wake of the scandal sparked... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
CTA must raise fares to balance budget: RTA chiefhave figured out that CTA needs political cover if it is to raise fares now, be
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
have figured out that CTA needs political cover if it is to raise fares now, because a fare hike likely is not what Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to see as he prepares to seek a third term a little over a year from now. Ergo the big, public release of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CTA should raise fares to balance budget: RTA bossraised the cost of some multi-ride passes in 2013. On Monday, the City Council
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
raised the cost of some multi-ride passes in 2013. On Monday, the City Council finance committee OKed a proposal by Mayor Rahm Emanuel to increase taxes on ride-hailing trips, which would create $16 million in new money next year for the CTA. But... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
City officials should listen to young people in debate over new police academytook the time to ask them, they would say unequivocally, “Invest in our future,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
took the time to ask them, they would say unequivocally, “Invest in our future, not our incarceration.” Last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago City Council turned their backs on our youths once again. The decision to spend $95 million —... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Bears owner to help Rauner primary opponent raise moneyat Soldier Field as tailgating events to gather signatures to get onto the Marc
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
at Soldier Field as tailgating events to gather signatures to get onto the March primary ballot. (Rick Pearson) *Mayor Rahm Emanuel will appear at a police graduation and promotion ceremony at Navy Pier, then later have an event at a tower... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Give 'em a Lyft: Emanuel's smart plan for easing regs on taxi operatorstaxi industry as the best way to level the playing field. Finally, it looks lik
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
taxi industry as the best way to level the playing field. Finally, it looks like City Hall’s getting the message. Mayor Rahm Emanuel has proposed measures that essentially ease restrictions on taxi owners and operators rather than piling more... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Ald. Fioretti announces Preckwinkle challengebeing zoned out of that ward during the once-a-decade council redistricting, Fi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
being zoned out of that ward during the once-a-decade council redistricting, Fioretti was among four challengers to Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2015. He placed fourth with 7.4 percent of the vote, then endorsed Emanuel in the runoff contest over county... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Preckwinkle picks up a re-election foeAld. Bob Fioretti, 2nd, who lost his City Council seat in a remap and then stag
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
Ald. Bob Fioretti, 2nd, who lost his City Council seat in a remap and then staged a long-shot race for mayor against Rahm Emanuel in 2011, said he's running because of the county's "anemic economic condition and its lack of... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
City Colleges of Chicago criticized over degrees awardedsimply defend the mayor's policies or the policies of the previous administrati
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
simply defend the mayor's policies or the policies of the previous administration," the letter states, referring to Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Salgado's predecessor as chancellor, Cheryl Hyman. "We want to see real, systemic change on behalf of City... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Police oversight ordinance promised transparency but doesn't fully deliver— are made public. The reason? The agency is hamstrung by the ordinance that c
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
— are made public. The reason? The agency is hamstrung by the ordinance that created it. The law, pushed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, includes specific language preventing the agency from immediately sharing its reports with the public. Sharon... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CTA, Metra rules don't stop tradition of platform politicsCTA platform.” He said that a policy against politicking on platforms “undercut
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
CTA platform.” He said that a policy against politicking on platforms “undercuts free speech and should be changed.” Mayor Rahm Emanuel visited more than 100 CTA stations during his first mayoral campaign. DePaul University transportation expert... Read more
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Inquirier.net
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesJordan took off from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Jordan took off from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday, Nov. 10 for the announcement on the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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The Middletown Press
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
2020 All-Star Game,2nd Ldfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
For NBA, Chicago is slam dunk for 2020 All-Star festivitiesfrom the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
from the foul line in an epic dunk contest and delivered an MVP performance in the game. Commissioner Adam Silver, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Bulls executives Michael Reinsdorf and John Paxson were on hand Friday for the announcement on the United... Read more
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