June 2018

Chicago billionaire completes $255…

The $255 million sale of the Wrigley Building has been completed, wrapping up a wildly…
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Trump’s top economic adviser…

President Donald Trump's top economic adviser said Friday that the federal deficit is…
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Blackhawks’ free-agent shopping…

There won’t be any game-changing players coming to the Blackhawks when free…
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Chicago’s minimum wage is about…

As Chicago’s minimum wage jumps to $12 per hour Sunday, from $11, restaurant…
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Capital Gazette shooting suspect barricaded…

The 38-year-old Laurel man who gunned down five employees of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis…
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Bitcoin bloodbath nears dot-com levels…

Bitcoin's meteoric rise last year had many observers calling it one of the biggest speculative…
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When aging slows down: New study questions…

Jeanne Louise Calment lived for 122 years and 164 days, the oldest verified age of any…
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With Jameis Winston decision, NFL once…

The NFL is so serious about punishing sexual abusers that it suspended Bucs quarterback…
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A (very) short history of Fourth of…

No one can say for sure how the Founding Fathers would feel about the way we…
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Ex-Cubs pitching coach Bosio says he…

Pitching coach Chris Bosio said Thursday he was fired by the Detroit Tigers for using…
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That red plastic cup is a Chicago original.…

As far as I was concerned, for as long as I could remember, the red plastic party cup…
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Excessive heat watch upgraded to warning:…

Temperatures climbed into the 90s Friday morning as a National Weather Service excessive…
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