The 10 Best Moves Jerry Krause Made To Shape The Bulls Dynasty

Mar 22 7:56pm Sports Mockery
In honor of Jerry Krause's passing, let's look back at some of his best moves as the architect of the Chicago Bulls dynasty.
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Family Says 15-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted On Facebook Live Is Getting Threats: Reports

Mar 22 6:37pm Chicagoist
This is just disturbing, and to think the kids think it is funny, her mother said. [ more › ]...
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IL Lawmakers Introduce Bills To Legalize Marijuana Sales To Adults

Mar 22 5:38pm Chicagoist
Prohibition is a financial hole in the ground, and we should stop throwing taxpayer dollars into it, said Illinois Sen. Heather Steans. [ more › ]...
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Speculation Growing That The Chicago Bears Will Draft Deshaun Watson

Mar 22 5:20pm Sports Mockery
Nobody is certain who the Chicago Bears will draft in the first round this April, but if the warning signs can be trusted, it's going to be Deshaun Watson.
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ESPN Spotlights The Bears' Awful 2016 Season In 8-Part Documentary

Mar 22 3:37pm Chicagoist
The stars of We The Fans will not be the players but the loyal season-ticket holders of Soldier Field's Section 250. [ more › ]...
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This Blackhawks Offense Might Be The Best We Have Ever Seen

Mar 22 3:11pm Sports Mockery
This Chicago Blackhawks offense is scoring like few other teams in the organization's rich history.
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New trading firm to land in Chicago

Mar 22 2:48pm Chicago Business News
Teza Group's sale of some assets means that a new, larger futures firm is setting up shop here.
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John Lackeys Japanese Doppelgnger Has Been Discovered

Mar 22 2:38pm Sports Mockery
I would have never expected John Lackey's long lost twin to be playing for Team Japan and yet here I am looking in amazement.
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Music Fest Road Trip Alert: Decembertists Announce Inaugural Travelers' Fest In Montana

Mar 22 2:37pm Chicagoist
A manageable two-day duration, relaxed vibes and a Big Sky setting sound pretty appealing right about now. [ more › ]...
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Starbucks introducing new lunch menu in Chicago

Mar 22 2:26pm Chicago Business News
Mercato, the coffee chain's updated lunch program, features more nutritious sandwiches and grab-and-go salads. It will debut here April 11 and roll out to other cities later this year.
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Legal staffing firm buys competitor

Mar 22 2:00pm Chicago Business News
Legalpeople, a Chicago firm that provides temporary attorneys, has acquired ProjecTemps in a play to go after larger legal projects.
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Stolen Truck Plows Into Currency Exchange Along Busy Biking Corridor

Mar 22 1:38pm Chicagoist
Luckily, no one was struck or injured. [ more › ]...
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5 Essential Tech Accessories To Improve Your Life

Mar 22 12:38pm Chicagoist
From tablet stands to durable Lightning cables, here's everything you need to give your gadgets that extra boost of functionality. [ more › ]...
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New shots at Ryancare from Hultgren, Rauner

Mar 22 12:37pm Chicago Business News
As a scheduled vote nears on the GOP plan to revamp Obamacare, Republicans are far from united behind it.
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Another State Street building sells. Is a redevelopment wave ahead?

Mar 22 12:29pm Chicago Business News
Real estate investor L3 Capital has paid $10.2 million for 133 S. State St., a 19th-century, four-story building. It's L3's second play on the street in less than six months.
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GGP's chief bringing first KidZania activity centers to U.S.

Mar 22 12:13pm Chicago Business News
Oakbrook Center is slated to be one of the first U.S. locations for the indoor city for children as malls look to diversify their tenant rosters.
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GGP's chief bringing KidZania to U.S.

Mar 22 12:13pm Chicago Business News
Oakbrook Center is slated to be one of the first U.S. locations for the indoor city for children as malls look to diversify their tenant rosters.
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Sears shares sink as creditors, investors fret over going-concern risk

Mar 22 11:54am Chicago Business News
Shares slumped 16 percent as bondholders and investors questioned how long the retailer could remain in business.
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Payless eyes bankruptcy filing, maybe next week

Mar 22 11:54am Chicago Business News
The struggling discount shoe chain is planning to close up to 500 as it reorganizes.
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Photos: 8 Arrested At Downtown Protest Against Trump's Proposed HUD Cuts

Mar 22 11:38am Chicagoist
  According to activists, the cuts mirror a conservative think tank's plan that calls for the ending of HUD in 10 years. [ more › ]...
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Home sales fall while median prices rise

Mar 22 11:31am Chicago Business News
The year-over-year price increase for the nine-county area was the biggest in nearly 2 years. The inventory of properties for sale is tight.
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Lurie CEO: Race to replace Obamacare putting children at "grave risk"

Mar 22 10:54am Chicago Business News
In Illinois, nearly half of Medicaid recipients are children. Before the GOP rushes through a bill that decimates Medicaid, we urge Congress to better protect our youngest residents.​...
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Chicago (And Its Improv Scene) Are Perfectly Imperfect In Second City Vet's Streaming Show 'Shrink'

Mar 22 10:38am Chicagoist
Second City alum Tim Baltz chats about his new Chicago-set TV show, the city's reservoir of talent and out-of-their-depth people-pleasers. [ more › ]...
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Lollapalooza 2017: Chance The Rapper, The Killers, Arcade Fire, Lorde Among Headliners

Mar 22 9:37am Chicagoist
We've also got your daily lineup breakdown and ticket info. [ more › ]...
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Top 10 Nightlife Cities To Visit This Year

Mar 22 8:13am THE CHICAGO CHIC
If you’re one for partying and treat the whole world as a dance floor, take a... The post Top 10 Nightlife Cities To Visit This Year appeared first on THE CHICAGO CHIC.
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Bears Visit With Mark Sanchez Has Created A Shitstorm

Mar 22 7:48am Sports Mockery
The Mark Sanchez shitstorm has returned. This time it is the poor fans of Chicago forced to endure it, and their social media reactions are priceless.
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Bears Plan To Meet With Veteran Former 1st Round QB

Mar 22 6:38am Sports Mockery
GM Ryan Pace is known for being a man who will explore any and all avenues to make his roster better. No player is off the table at any position. If there is one out there he thinks will help, he’ll find it. Of course people are having a hard time understands what his and...
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Chicago officials shudder at Trump budget

Mar 22 6:30am Chicago Business News
CTA projects, winter heating bill assistance, neighborhood improvement grants and money for Great Lakes cleanup all are on the chopping block.
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Pie Five Pizza abruptly closes eight Chicago area restaurants

Mar 22 6:30am Chicago Business News
Chicago's pizza war has claimed its first victim: Pie Five Pizza, which shuttered all eight of its company-owned and -operated restaurants in metro Chicago without notice.
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Pritzker Group taps new investment chief

Mar 22 6:30am Chicago Business News
J.B. and Tony Pritzker have tapped a new top executive to help manage their billions of dollars at Pritzker Group, and it's not a typical pick for the industry.
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Trump's NEA wipeout would devastate Chicago art and culture

Mar 22 6:30am Chicago Business News
The arts are not a frill or an add-on; they are critical to our communities and our economy. Now is the time to rally in support of them, writes Chicago cultural commissioner Mark Kelly.​ ...
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Can Bears Wait For A QB In 2017? This Stat Holds A Dark Warning

Mar 21 10:46pm Sports Mockery
Once again the Chicago Bears were well-represented at the pro day of a prominent QB in this 2017 NFL draft. First it was Deshaun Watson and then Mitch Trubisky. Odds are it will be the same for every other major quarterback in the class. Rumors persist that the Bears have every intention of considering one...
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Bulls Suffer Epic Collapse, Blow Huge Lead To Finally Lose To Raptors

Mar 21 10:20pm Sports Mockery
The 11 game winning streak against Toronto is over, and boy was it an ugly finish. The Bulls held a 15 point lead in the 4th quarter but suffered an epic collapse after losing Robin Lopez to an ejection and Cristiano Felicio to injury. When all was said and done, the 122-120 loss put another...
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Robin Lopez & Serge Ibaka Throw Huge Punches During Bulls Vs Raptors

Mar 21 9:04pm Sports Mockery
Things got a little heated during the Bulls game in Toronto against the Raptors on Tuesday night. After a Bulls bucket, Robin Lopez and Serge Ibaka got tangled underneath the basket. The two big men appeared to exchange some hard elbows. Lopez took exception to Ibaka shoving him in the back, so the Bulls center...
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The Blackhawks Somehow Exceeded Expectations Again

Mar 21 8:00pm Sports Mockery
The Chicago Blackhawks clinched a playoff spot with Sunday’s wild win over the Colorado Avalanche. It’s fair to say that feat was easier than many expected entering the 2016-17 campaign. The Blackhawks entered the season in a bizarre spot. They still had an outstanding core that was capable of a Stanley Cup run, but lacked the proven role players necessary...
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Sears warns there's 'substantial doubt' about company's future

Mar 21 5:43pm Chicago Business News
For the first time, the retailer added so-called going concern language to its annual report, an ominous sign for its future.
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NFL Executive Calls Bears Free Agency Signings Baffling

Mar 21 5:43pm Sports Mockery
Clearly, not everyone is impressed with the moves made by Ryan Pace and the Chicago Bears this offseason.
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Bored with the Ledge? More thrills coming to Willis Tower Skydeck

Mar 21 5:00pm Chicago Business News
Future visitors of the Willis Tower Skydeck may be able to hang by a rope on the side of the skyscraper or take a stroll on an outdoor balcony.
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You could soon rappell down Willis Tower's Skydeck

Mar 21 5:00pm Chicago Business News
Future visitors of the Willis Tower Skydeck may be able to hang by a rope on the side of the skyscraper or take a stroll on an outdoor balcony.
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Tour de Fat Scraps Parade, Moves To Northerly Island; The Roots To Headline

Mar 21 4:38pm Chicagoist
The beloved bike-and-beer festival just announced some major changes in Chicago. [ more › ]...
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Ryan Pace Isnt Very Good At Hiding His First-Round Intentions

Mar 21 4:35pm Sports Mockery
As everyone attempts to guess who Ryan Pace will draft in the first-round, history tells us all you have to do is look at the mocks.
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Lollapalooza Lineup, Single Day Tickets Out Tomorrow

Mar 21 3:37pm Chicagoist
If you missed today's ticket sale, you'll have another chance tomorrow! [ more › ]...
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Former Bulls GM Krause dies at 77

Mar 21 2:56pm Chicago Business News
The architect of Chicago's dynasty teams of the 1990s helped turn the franchise into an NBA powerhouse and global brand.
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Analyst Explains Vital Reason Mike Glennon Was A Good Get For Bears

Mar 21 2:54pm Sports Mockery
It's difficult to take the Mike Glennon quarterback experiment seriously at this point. So leave it to this expert to explain why the Bears did good.
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Jerry Krause, Architect of Bulls Dynasty, Dies At Age 77

Mar 21 2:51pm Sports Mockery
A Bulls legend is gone, but his accomplishments will never be forgotten.
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Patrick Kane Right In Middle Of Funnest, Wildest NHL Scoring Race In Years

Mar 21 2:47pm Sports Mockery
At the time I began writing this piece yesterday evening, which was about thirty minutes before the first puck drop of the night between the Maples Leafs and Bruins, Connor McDavid and Sidney Crosby, together, occupied a single point lead in the NHL’s scoring race after the latter netted his league-leading 38th, 39th and 40th goals Sunday afternoon...
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Paul Vallas poised for Chicago State job

Mar 21 2:40pm Chicago Business News
The former CPS chief and onetime Rauner challenger could take over as chairman and CEO of the troubled South Side university. The move could happen as soon as next week.
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It's Looking Like Chance The Rapper Is Probably Playing Lollapalooza

Mar 21 2:38pm Chicagoist
Chance didn't outright confirm a slot at the festival, but he dropped a Grant Park-sized hint. [ more › ]...
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Cubs World Series run to get Hollywood treatment

Mar 21 1:59pm Chicago Business News
A movie is in the works showcasing the team's dramatic championship run last fall. It's based on the upcoming memoir of retired catcher David Ross, says the Hollywood Reporter.
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Hey, hey: A Cubs movie is in the works

Mar 21 1:59pm Chicago Business News
The film will showcase the team's dramatic championship run last fall. It's based on the upcoming memoir of retired catcher David Ross, says the Hollywood Reporter.
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Paul Ryan's Chicago fundraiser delayed until after health bill vote

Mar 21 1:49pm Chicago Business News
The event now scheduled for week's end likely will turn into a huge victory party—or a wake—after a vote on his bill to replace Obamacare.
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City takes a run at revitalizing rundown Loop block ​

Mar 21 1:45pm Chicago Business News
It's the latest chapter in efforts to spruce up a dilapidated part of State Street: The city is looking for someone who can deliver a high-quality redevelopment of vacant buildings owned by the feds.
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Photos: Check Out This Eco-Friendly, 'Net Positive' Home, On The Market Now

Mar 21 1:38pm Chicagoist
  One very impressive (and pricey) way to live the sustainable life. [ more › ]...
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Stocks fall the most since Trump's election

Mar 21 1:00pm Chicago Business News
U.S. stocks tumbled today amid growing concern that pro-growth policies won't sail through Congress. Chicago-area bank stock losses ranged from 1.9 percent for Northern Trust to 6.2 percent for Wintrust.
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Stocks on track for biggest loss this year

Mar 21 1:00pm Chicago Business News
Investors are uncertain of how long it will take the Trump administration to implement some of its policy changes, one analyst says.
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Missing Girl Who Was Sexually Assaulted On Facebook Live Found, Police Say

Mar 21 12:38pm Chicagoist
What’s even more disturbing... there were so many people that saw this and they didn’t pick up the phone and dial 911, said the city's top cop. [ more › ]...
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Its Official: There Will Be A David Ross Movie

Mar 21 12:22pm Sports Mockery
The 15-year veteran catcher will now be immortalized on the big screen.
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Fire sign German soccer star in rare big splash

Mar 21 12:00pm Chicago Business News
The move is a departure from the norm for a team that historically hasn't invested in high-priced talent but may be trying to seize the spotlight it's getting in 2017.
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Will McDonald's workers rent these apartments?

Mar 21 11:54am Chicago Business News
Chicago landlord Waterton Associates has acquired an 81-unit apartment complex a block south of McDonald's future West Loop headquarters, betting that workers at the burger giant will want to live there.
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