The Chicago Police Department has moved to fire an officer for allegedly lying about the circumstances that led to the 2011 fatal shooting of a motorist. The Chicago Tribune reports … Click to Continue »
A white male reporter told a recently fired Google engineer that white men simply aren’t “biologically suited to writing memos about diversity.” Chicago Tribune humor columnist Rex Huppke wrote an open letter Friday to the tech engineer fired for his “3,000-or-so wholly...
Chicago Tribune editorial, Madam President, Abolish the Soda Tax: Cook County's soda tax turned one week old on Wednesday. Happy birthday! Not exactly. County officials knew the penny-per-ounce tax on sweetened beverages was unpopular, but we suspect they underestimated the public wrath it would provoke once shoppers saw how much...
Even if he’s not going to play in the preseason opener against the Broncos Thursday night, Bears guard Kyle Long took an important step this week. According to the Chicago Tribune, Long participated in 10 snaps during team drills, his first full work with the entire offense since last November’s broken ankle. Getting him back […]
Electronic music is an undeniably, overwhelmingly male-dominated field, with The Chicago Tribune reporting as recently as last summer that Lollapalooza’s “Perry’s Stage” featuring electronic acts only had one female DJ/producer booked for the entire weekend. Show More Summary
Some old grudges are being buried now that the Chicago Cubs have broken their World Series curse. The Chicago Tribune reports that the franchise gifted Steve Bartman a 2016 World Series ring 14 years after the fan was all but blamed for blowing the team’s 2003 shot at winning the...
Climate Change Out At EPA Museum At EPA museum, climate-change displays are out and coal may be on the way in Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis, July 30, 2017 (Chicago Tribune) “…In an obscure corner of the Ronald Reagan International...Show More Summary
Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx is expressing surprise at how few gun cases that her office prosecutes result in convictions. Foxx on Tuesday told the Chicago Tribune (http://trib.in/2vYOtW6 ) … Click to Continue »
Is Beyond Meat’s meatless burger the future of protein? Chicago Tribune Food & Dining reporters taste test the patty, which cooks like meat and was made to exhibit a similar texture, with the original burger. (Joseph Hernandez/Chicago Tribune)
At the Austin airport Chicago Bears football player Jerrell Freeman saved a man who was choking on brisket at Salt Lick’s outpost at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport on Sunday, July 23, as reported by the Chicago Tribune. Freeman...Show More Summary
Only one guest is allowed on the 83rd floor of Chicago’s future 98-story skyscraper: the city’s famous winds. According to the Chicago Tribune, plans for the Vista Tower, a luxury development that has already broken ground along the Chicago River, got a last modification when wind tunnel tests rendered the...
Chicago Tribune reports, “Th Illinois Tollway plans to improve one of the worst highway bottlenecks in the Chicago area. Tollway officials are asking for public input on its plan to redo the interchange between Interstates 294, 290 and...Show More Summary
CHICAGO (AP) — A Pokemon Go festival at Chicago's Grant Part to celebrate the virtual game's one-year anniversary went awry when a technical glitch prevented many players logging on. The Chicago Tribune reported the festival's organizers decided to issue refunds for the $20 tickets and $100 in credits for use on the app.
The composer tweets: ‘Voila! Completed manuscript of new opera Girls of the Golden West. 2 yrs of panning for nuggets. Time for a break.’ Elsewhere, in an interview with John von Rhein of the Chicago Tribune, he sounds gloomier: ‘It can be a challenge to fill those enormous halls with an entire program of just […]
The Chicago Tribune reports: The Department of Homeland Security on Monday announced a one-time increase of 15,000 additional visas for low-wage, seasonal workers for the remainder of this fiscal year, a seeming about-face from President...Show More Summary
This week, the Chicago Tribune revealed the GOP operative, Peter Smith, who was after Hillary Clinton’s “lost” emails committed suicide.... The post WOW! Doubt Grows Over ‘Suicide’ Claim of Clinton Email Investigator Peter Smith appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
A class-action lawsuit has been filed seeking to block the sale of Tribune Media to Sinclair Broadcast Group, the Chicago Tribune reports. The suit was filed Thursday in federal court in Chicago by Tribune Media shareholder Sean McEntire. “McEntire accuses...
Chicago Tribune: When a 12-year-old kid is arrested with a gun, you can’t blame the child. It’s the parents’ fault. The child police took into custody Tuesday night after finding him in a West Side alley with a handgun in his possession deserves our compassion. But more than that, he needs help — because his […]
Douglas Goetsch was once a single, cross-dressing poet and a teacher at the University of Iowa, New York University and Western Kentucky. Battling depression and craving femininity, he broke up with his girlfriend and "Jennered" over...Show More Summary
I fully buy Smith committed suicide because of ailing health…but it definitely makes his WSJ interview seem more like a confession. — On Trial for ???????????? (@ZeddRebel) July 13, 2017 Cheryl posted some days ago about the sudden death of Peter W. Smith, GOP political operative. There’s been an update: … In a room at […]