Its Looking More Like This Bears Player Could Be Surprise Cut

May 28 2:19pm Sports Mockery
Could the Hroniss Grasu Bears relationship be reaching an end already? The warning signs are certainly there and growing by the day.
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Fans Will Never Guess Who Bears Biggest Fantasy Sleeper Is

May 28 1:25pm Sports Mockery
The biggest Bears fantasy sleeper may catch a lot of people by surprise, but then again Markus Wheaton has that big play ability in him.
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The James Hotel

May 28 8:30am THE CHICAGO CHIC
The Magnificent Mile (Michigan Avenue), boasts all International fashion brands, Top retailers such as Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue and can easily... The post The James Hotel appeared first on The Chicago Chic.
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Former NFL Receiver Tells Amazing Brian Urlacher Story

May 27 8:39pm Sports Mockery
Plenty of people probably have a good Brian Urlacher story. This one by a former rival though might end up being hard to top.
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Bears Scout Pushed Ryan Pace To Draft This Player Way Back in 2016

May 27 8:07pm Sports Mockery
It sounds pretty wild but then again this is the NFL. Turns out a Bears scout was so sold on Adam Shaheen that he began hyping him up way back in 2016.
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MLB Insider Draws Link Between The Cubs and Sonny Gray

May 27 2:47pm Sports Mockery
Another season, another slew of Sonny Gray to the Chicago Cubs rumors. Two have seemingly gone hand-in-hand for the last three seasons now, with both sides never coming any closer to making a deal – as far as we know at least. The likely hold up as been the Cubs unwillingness to part of any...
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Jordan Howards Five Best Runs From Last Season

May 27 10:41am Sports Mockery
The best Jordan Howard runs of 2016? Now that sounds like something that can get Bears fans hyped up for what's to come in 2017.
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The Art of Sushi at Yuzu Sushi & Robata Grill

May 27 8:30am THE CHICAGO CHIC
Venture out to Ukrainian Village to Yuzu Sushi & Robata Grill where they aim to expose guests to their unique, yet familiar take on Japanese cuisine.... The post The Art of Sushi at Yuzu Sushi & Robata Grill appeared first on The Chicago Chic.
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Surprise Name Impressing Chicago Bears Coaching Staff

May 26 8:07pm Sports Mockery
The name Roy Robertson-Harris may be forgotten by most Bears fans, but the coaching staff remain big believers in the second year defender.
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Police Will Have 1,300 Extra Cops Patrolling On Memorial Day Weekend

May 26 7:37pm Chicagoist
The Chicago Police Department has announced that they will add 1,300 extra cops to the streets each day of Memorial Day Weekend, [ more › ]...
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U of C extends Zimmer's tenure

May 26 5:58pm Chicago Business News
The president has agreed to lead the Hyde Park institution for at least another five years.
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Sink Your Teeth Into Ryan Duggan's Hot-Dog-Stand Poster Art

May 26 5:38pm Chicagoist
   One of the city's great printmakers has put together perhaps the most Chicago series of all time. [ more › ]...
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Why Rauner won't stop talking about a property tax freeze

May 26 4:42pm Chicago Business News
A new poll finds that strong opposition to an income tax hike to solve the state's budget problems eases when it's coupled with a property tax freeze.
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Gov. Candidate JB Pritzker Trolls Rauner With Giant Clock Mascot

May 26 4:37pm Chicagoist
Bruce Rauner won't be able to hide from Tick Tock the Budget Clock. [ more › ]...
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CeaseFire Violence Interrupter Among Nearly 50 Arrested In Major Gang Probe

May 26 3:37pm Chicagoist
Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Friday framed the arrests as a warning ahead of the long holiday weekend. As we head into the Memorial Day weekend, we are sending a clear message to those driving violence. We will come at you with everything that we have to make our communities safe. [ more › ]...
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The Smartest Move of the Bears Offseason Is a Slight Shocker

May 26 3:35pm Sports Mockery
The 2017 Chicago Bears offseason was filled with plenty of surprises. Perhaps the biggest though is what the media view as their wisest move.
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Forget supersonic. Hypersonic is the military's new speed.

May 26 2:43pm Chicago Business News
For faster flight and quick access to space, the Pentagon is pushing for speeds above Mach 5. Boeing's XS-1, which the Chicago company dubs Phantom Express, got a green light this week.
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Chicago Is About To Conjure Up A Lounge Dedicated To Magic

May 26 1:37pm Chicagoist
No illusion. The city, which once helped pioneer close magic and sleight of hand, is getting back to its tricky roots. [ more › ]...
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White Sox Call Up Pitching Prospect From Triple-A Charlotte

May 26 1:36pm Sports Mockery
Dylan Covey went down with an injury and as a result, the White Sox are promoting a pitcher from Triple-A Charlotte.
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Amid Seismic Tronc Merger, The Reader Is At Risk. Here's How To Help

May 26 12:37pm Chicagoist
A huge consolidation could soon put the Tribune and Sun-Times under the same ownership, and it makes the Chicago Reader's future murky. [ more › ]...
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The surprise in Chicago's latest Census tally

May 26 11:55am Chicago Business News
Part of Chicago seems to be dying. And another part is becoming a world leader. Both at the same time.
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16 Of Our Favorite Events In Chicago This Memorial Day Weekend

May 26 11:37am Chicagoist
SUMMER IS HERRREEEE! Enjoy the extended holiday weekend with some of our favorite events. [ more › ]...
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Nancy's Pizza opening flagship in West Loop

May 26 11:21am Chicago Business News
The self-proclaimed inventor of stuffed pizza is plotting a revival.
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Yes, Trump is making xenophobia more acceptable

May 26 11:18am Chicago Business News
An experiment by researchers from Northwestern University and the University of Chicago shows the election liberated people to express feelings they'd otherwise keep to themselves.
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Photo: The Cubs Are On A Gloriously Overdressed 'Anchorman'-Themed West Coast Trip

May 26 10:37am Chicagoist
  It's kind of a big deal. [ more › ]...
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White Sox sign multi-year deal with Uber

May 26 10:29am Chicago Business News
The company has become a useful new sponsorship target for sports franchises as it has grown rapidly in recent years.
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One doc's concern about Chicago's 'death gap' fuels sobering new book

May 26 10:22am Chicago Business News
The life expectancy for someone in the Loop is 85 years, but less than 5 miles west it plummets to 69 years. In a new book, Chicago doctor David Ansell explores this death gap. ...
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This Bears Player Is Predicted To Dominate in 2017

May 26 10:00am Sports Mockery
High expectations remains for the 2016 Bears draft class. None more so than the first man off the board in linebacker Leonard Floyd.
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Judge tosses out McPier suit against Uber, Lyft

May 26 6:39am Chicago Business News
The agency that runs McCormick Place is going back to the drawing board to collect airport pickup taxes from the firms after a ruling that it didn't follow its own procedure.
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The illogical reason your electricity bills are going up

May 26 6:30am Chicago Business News
Power bills in ComEd's northern Illinois service territory are rising even though demand is slowing, energy prices are low and generating capacity is plentiful.
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WBEZ parent hiring for big news expansion

May 26 6:30am Chicago Business News
Chicago Public Media CEO Goli Sheikholeslami says she plans to significantly boost WBEZ's editorial staff over the next three years.
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Here's what $7.9 million gets you in Lake Forest

May 26 1:38am Chicago Business News
Architect Erik T. Johnson and interior designer Darcy Bonner designed this home on 2.6 acres with large, formal rooms, a three-story master suite and ample openings to terraces, lawn and pool. ​ ...
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New Bears WR Victor Cruz Took a Shot At Former Team

May 26 12:01am Sports Mockery
New Bears receiver Victor Cruz wasn't shy about showing his anger over how he was iced out of the New York Giants offense last season.
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Giolito Throws A No-Hitter As White Sox Farm Rolls On

May 25 9:39pm Sports Mockery
Lucas Giolito is one of the top prospects in the White a Sox farm system, but he has had his ups and downs this season. Was tonight the night that Giolito turns his stellar performance into consistent production?...
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Lyft Now Has Its Own Luxury-Car Service & It Just Launched In Chicago

May 25 6:38pm Chicagoist
Lyft is getting into the luxury black-car-service game with Lyft Lux. Stop is if you think you've heard this one before. [ more › ]...
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PHOTO: First Look At The Cubs In Their Ron Burgundy Inspired Outfits

May 25 6:11pm Sports Mockery
If you are not a fan of bright, gaudy outfits -- you may want to look away.
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Wisconsin Wants To Make Medicaid Applicants Take Drug Tests

May 25 5:38pm Chicagoist
Several states have been tinkering with Medicaid at Trump's behest, and that's usually meant a hard push to the right. [ more › ]...
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Illustrator Maps Gorgeous Bird's-Eye View Of Ravenswood Streets

May 25 4:37pm Chicagoist
  The illustrator behind Cape Horn Illustrations' beloved house portraits and Chicago landmark art has created a gorgeous, birds-eye view map of Ravenswood. [ more › ]...
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Illinois should unwind its Medicaid expansion

May 25 3:55pm Chicago Business News
The expansion has caused skyrocketing enrollment, massive cost overruns and siphoned away limited resources from patients who need them most.
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2 Chicago Cocktail Spots Among Best Bars In The U.S., Esquire Says

May 25 3:40pm Chicagoist
We can't really argue with either pick. [ more › ]...
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Union Station is on its way back, but it needs one more thing

May 25 2:45pm Chicago Business News
It'll take about $1 billion worth of modernizing for the station to function better as a transportation center. The huge private investment project announced today will help it get there.
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Judge Won't Toss Murder Charges Against Cop Who Killed Laquan McDonald

May 25 2:39pm Chicagoist
Van Dyke's lawyer reportedly argued that his client's actions were business as usual in terms of use of force since Laquan McDonald was allegedly carrying a knife. [ more › ]...
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Is the Sean Hannity advertiser revolt Bill O'Reilly all over again?

May 25 2:38pm Chicago Business News
As Chicago's becomes the first company to pull ads from Hannity's show, the host sends out a mysterious tweet about Memorial Day weekend.
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Sears stock rises after company posts first profit since 2015

May 25 2:34pm Chicago Business News
The gain reflects efforts by CEO Eddie Lampert to sell assets and raise cash. But its main business still struggled in the latest quarter: When excluding one-time items, the company posted a loss.
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The Bears Add Former Pro Bowl Receiver To Their Offense

May 25 2:24pm Sports Mockery
Seems the Victor Cruz Bears stuff wasn't blowing smoke after all. The two sides have agreed in principle to a new deal to bring him to Chicago.
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The hidden Union Station: Take a tour

May 25 2:00pm Chicago Business News
Think the train station is massive? 70 percent of it is walled off to the public. Take a look at the abandoned spaces Amtrak hopes to redevelop and see historic photos of what once was there.
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Chicago's Best Celebrity Chefs Are Bringing Their Dishes To Wrigley Field

May 25 1:42pm Chicagoist
Stephanie Izard, Graham Elliot, Rick Bayless, Matthias Merges. Talk about your five-tool players. [ more › ]...
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LeBron James Is Getting Sick Of The Michael Jordan Comparisons

May 25 1:33pm Sports Mockery
LeBron James can pass Michael Jordan for #1 on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list in Boston tonight. But don't try to tell him that means anything.
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Wicker Park Fest's First Wave Of Musical Acts Is Out; Guided By Voices & Doomtree Headline

May 25 12:39pm Chicagoist
If you're going to brave the crowds, you may as well have a decent soundtrack, right? [ more › ]...
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Celebrate Brian Urlacher By Remembering The Year the NFL Screwed Him

May 25 12:13pm Sports Mockery
One of the three greatest Bears linebackers is 39-years old today. So it's time to drum up the Brian Urlacher Pro Bowl controversy no one knows about.
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Groupon's Lefkofsky sells Glencoe home for over $5 million

May 25 12:11pm Chicago Business News
Eric Lefkofsky and his wife, Elizabeth, bought a $19.5 million estate nearby in 2014.
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Illinois to receive $1 million of Johnson & Johnson settlement

May 25 12:10pm Chicago Business News
The deal resolves allegations the health care giant sold numerous nonprescription medicines that didn't meet federal quality requirements.
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Wacker Drive office tower to sell for $155 million

May 25 12:00pm Chicago Business News
In the latest in a series of big downtown office deals, 300 S. Wacker is selling for 38 percent more than it fetched in August 2013.
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Heres The Reason The Cubs Bullpen Has Turned Into A Dancing Machine

May 25 11:37am Sports Mockery
The Cubs bullpen has suddenly been bitten by the dance bug. Here's the reason why.
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Chicago Has Lost Population For 3 Straight Years, & It's The Only Major U.S. City With Losing Streak

May 25 11:37am Chicagoist
Our lead over Houston is narrowing. But there's a much bigger concern. [ more › ]...
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Rising home prices cut into ownership advantage

May 25 10:12am Chicago Business News
In Chicago, buying a median-priced home retains a strong financial edge over renting, Trulia reports, but in the past year the advantage has shrunk.
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Winnetka home for sale for first time in 54 years

May 25 9:27am Chicago Business News
The house, designed by then-Harvard student Howard Fisher, presaged the look later came to be known as International Style.
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Replace Obamacare, yes. Gut Medicaid, no comment.

May 25 6:30am Chicago Business News
There are plenty of people advocating to repeal and replace Obamacare. But few Illinoisans are willing to publicly back Trump's massive cuts to Medicaid.
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