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An Illinois State Police trooper has died from gunshot wounds suffered while executing a search warrant in East St.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thank you to @DiamondandSilk for the really nice words and thoughts on @LouDobbs, tonight hosted by Lou’s friend,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Biden: Imagine what would have happened if Obama were assassinated nbcchi.com/RCHS1wl pic.twitter.com/t7xBkCT8KX

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Gumtree conwoman Sara Narywonczyk given 18 month suspended sentence bit.ly/31YCsjp pic.twitter.com/tCndL2evsW

Wyndham Lathem, a former Northwestern professor charged with murder, spends his time teaching fellow inmates while… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A new Illinois law requires a parent or designated advocate be present when a student is questioned in connection w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Mustangers' regional show Sunday to benefit youth ift.tt/2HlrFIa

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Domingo to return to the stage amid harassment allegations nbcchi.com/pOR4hLf pic.twitter.com/xG0OJMvpQg

None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. Here are the real facts: qconline.com/news/national/…

SHARE TO HELP: An Amber Alert has been issued for a 6-year-old boy who is believed to be in “imminent danger.” bit.ly/2Hmrc8M

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McHenry County farmers estimate as high as 50% production losses this growing season nwherald.com/2019/08/12/mch… pic.twitter.com/TEqMFbBxz5

Update: Illinois State Trooper Nicholas Hopkins has died following a shooting in East St. Louis. Hopkins was 33-yea… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The veteran artist is back to remind everyone of her icon status with her new five-song EP, “Iconology,” a master c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Bourbon County: Now with more bourboniness trib.al/1ZyZhzI

On the latest Sports Talk Live Podcast, the panel breaks down Jon Lester's struggles, discuss his ability as a play… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. Here are the real facts: thesouthern.com/news/national/…

Take a 360-degree look inside the new Loves Park Costco. ow.ly/qRuY50vHAJH

REST IN PEACE: An Illinois state trooper who was shot earlier today in East St. Louis while executing a search warr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Grossinger Motors Arena will introduce a clear bags rule at its events, beginning Sept. 1 >> buff.ly/33YJC9o pic.twitter.com/bRV7KVWrdg

State trooper dies after being shot in East St. Louis pjstar.com/news/20190823/…

Illinois State Police officer dies after being shot in East St. Louis ift.tt/2ZlsiM1

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Australian restaurateurs making a mark in Bali food scene bit.ly/2ziLHPc pic.twitter.com/uPgrOjn1yJ

JUST IN: An Illinois State Trooper has died after being shot while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis nbcchi.com/9KWT0wl

Want to win some #WhiteSox  tickets? Come on out to Mike and Denise’s pizza in Aurora. I’m here with @budweiserusatwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thank you so much to everyone who watched along with our 12-hour telethon! The videos will live online forever if y… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Less than 1 month away to the @LungChicago #LUNGFORCEWalk2019 at Independence Grove in Libertyville. Register today… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Park Ridge man accused of killing his mother with a sword previously had illegal guns confiscated from his home t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Illinois officials said Friday that a man who contracted lung disease and died is the first death in the U.S. linke… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"These students are about to enter a marketplace where, by and large, they’re going to have to travel for work. So… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#Breaking: Illinois state trooper dies after he was shot while executing warrant in East St. Louis via.wgntv.com/lSO6J

'They call this place cancer': The devastating toll of #PFAS contamination crisis at #Williamtown. Amy Ziniak of th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Fieldside Chats: A conversation with Steele Walker chicagonow.com/future-sox/201…

SHOCKING VIDEO: Video circulating on social media appears to show a Tesla driver asleep at the wheel as the vehicle… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Will 2019 be a special season for Crystal Lake Central? The Tigers are coming off a 31-win season and return their… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"As it ebbs through Lorna and Grace's bond, the show bites at patriarchal bullshit." chicagoreader.com/chicago/out-of…

It took 21 days for Patrick Byrne to wake up from a coma after a construction site accident that led to the loss of… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CTA riders may need to allow for some extra time this weekend, as construction work will interrupt service on parts… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Whistleblower reveals how Sydney hospital is billing private health funds for time patient spends waiting for a li… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

California K-9 dies of heat-related illness after being left in handler’s patrol car via.wgntv.com/BLl3A

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Aussie chefs, foodies and hipsters are ruining Bali. Enough is enough, writes Jonathon Moran bit.ly/31WtZ0f pic.twitter.com/eB8GtKyWtM

Vistra Energy plant official speaks in Canton pjstar.com/news/20190823/…

After one year, Wraparound Center has learned and expanded pjstar.com/news/20190823/…

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Police say six Australian men allegedly fixed matches in an online esports game and bet… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Pritzker signs bill to ban smoking in cars with kids ift.tt/33WZzwI

New report finds new faults, and old problems that haven’t been fixed, inside Illinois DCFS. via.wgntv.com/jf4tB

City Hall and the teachers’ union owe it to students and families to make sure a strike doesn’t happen, the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Pods, Not Leah Remini & Zeus are LIVE on Baseball Night in Chicago! pic.twitter.com/aZ5MM1tgFf

Talk about designated drivers. Pedal Pub — a national party program that offers a 16-passenger bike as a mobile bar… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Life as a Moline running back has seemingly never been easy for senior Aboubacar Barry.  qctimes.com/sports/high-sc…

ROCK ISLAND — Generations at Rock Island nursing facility has been cited with several license violations related to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An expired liquor license and over $40,000 in unpaid rent appear to have led to popular Logan Square mezcal bar and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Ride the Wind by Poison and anything from Motley Crue’s first two records. twitter.com/chriswarcraft/…

McLean County Association for Home and Community Education groups will be learning about “A Matter of Balance” duri… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

High school volleyball season begins Monday. Get ready with our previews on every local team. nwherald.com/2019/08/19/hig…

The automatons at Potter & Potter Auctions are designed to dazzle the viewer into believing in magic. chicagoreader.com/chicago/automa…

Illinois trooper shot in East St. Louis while executing warrant ift.tt/2Nz96UG

Jason Gonzales' quest to have a jury deliberate Mike Madigan’s campaign tactics came to an end Friday with an opini… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Poised to join the 300-game club Lance Franklin’s will leave a lasting legacy on the game, writes .@BenHorne8twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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11 Chicago Bears legends to be honored in centennial season nbcchi.com/6LD9Iw0 pic.twitter.com/8YwDb00gNb

Aaron Rodgers is used to getting taken down by Bears players. But he recently got a chance to return the favor to c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hugh Sheridan and musical castmate Matthew Manahan in Perth glassing ‘attack’, actor reveals.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Peoria-inspired bill honoring veterans at airports is now law pjstar.com/news/20190823/…

Walcott library hosts STEAM Trailer dlvr.it/RBn4qX

"THE MOST LOVING ANGEL": A Dolton mother who was shot in the head by a stray bullet while driving with her four kid… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Crucial evidence against most high-profile person of interest named in William Tyrrell investigation spectacularly… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The retailers were caught by sting operations run by the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection ear… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

President Bolsonaro did not say when the armed forces would get involved but suggested that action could be imminen… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Scores of freaky art awaits at the Oddities Flea Market tomorrow and Sunday. chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazi…

Check out our five players to watch with the 2019 volleyball season set to begin Monday. nwherald.com/2019/08/19/hig…

Stark County neglect case ends in probation for mother, prison for stepfather pjstar.com/news/20190823/…

"Lover" review: Taylor Swift finds glimmers of vulnerability on an album where the filler and the hits struggle for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Mad witches and sleeping giants: Activist groups think they’ve found a way to pester Alan Jones off air, but radio… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Danya Ruttenberg has never had a traditional pulpit. Instead, she shares modern interpretations of Jewish teachings… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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'Swerski's': Bears pop-up bar coming for football season nbcchi.com/ppETibW pic.twitter.com/V8hdpWWqnV

#EXCLUSIVE: Premier @Gladysb defiantly insists no amount of community consultation would have smoothed passage of n… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

EDITORIAL: Australia’s ties with PNG saw our nation favoured over China to revive a strategic naval base. Now and a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Report: Official once in line to head state Veterans' Affairs department made inappropriate sexual comments, used r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Marshia McGill has died after being shot in the head while driving her kids in her vehicle in south suburban Dolton… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Poplar Grove man was sentenced to 14 years in prison for having sexual contact with a child who was between the a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Now in its fourth year, this fest is a favorite of the Illinois craft beer scene. (via Starved Rock Country) starvedrockcountry.com/2019/08/22/uti…

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Chicago-area teen born without arms plans to compete in Chicago Triathlon nbcchi.com/B9pgRIZ pic.twitter.com/m2sTLL06dR

You'll now have an extra week to see one of the MCA's most popular exhibits ever. bit.ly/2Np2Wqg

#EXCLUSIVE: Australia opens phase one of key new defence base in PNG as fears grow about China's aggressive push so… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Chicago Jazz Festival, a Toni Morrison documentary, a mimosa crawl, and the Hermosa neighborhood's first ever Tamal… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

All we know for sure is it’s really time to stop questioning and/or guessing where Trubisky is in his development —… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It’s unclear when ICE plans on deporting activist Francisco Silva. bit.ly/2zgZd63

"The first time ALL QUIET thrusts the audience into the explosive light, dust, and ear-ringing annihilation of mort… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Local TV station WHBF was still working Friday on repairs to its transmission tower after a Tuesday lightning strik… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

TOMORROW - August 24th! Join @Joe_Brand1 at @Xfinity Store in Berwyn, 11:30am - 1pm. Meet & greet @whitesox shortst… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Teen with measles may have exposed Disneyland, California Adventure visitors nbcchi.com/mOr548W pic.twitter.com/ApcMQkOgyo

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Who are they? IL children recently reported missing >> buff.ly/2NtAyn4 pic.twitter.com/W6pcYfiwtw

OurBus, a transportation company that plans routes based on customer feedback, will begin offering daily trips from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates ift.tt/33WYCUT

Just spoke with President @JairBolsonaro of Brazil. Our future Trade prospects are very exciting and our relationsh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

While fans of some sports all have their favorite local announcers, the NFL has been much more of a shared viewing… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Pete Rozelle would not be surprised to see television's impact on the NFL as the league celebrates its 100th season… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Gay workers not covered by civil rights law, Trump administration rules nbcchi.com/TMTE6jq pic.twitter.com/RNsFn4nBzE

When his 12-year-old daughter was swept into Lake Michigan Thursday, a father jumped in right away to save her. She… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It has “the best sleeping porch in the world,” Stevens wrote of the 125-year-old South Side home. chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazi…

Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates galesburg.com/zz/news/201908…

THIS JUST IN: A Dolton mother who was shot in the head by a stray bullet while driving with her four kids in the ca… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump proclaimed himself “the chosen one.” Joe Walsh began plotting a presidential primary challenge. A report deta… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Pop open a bottle of chardonnay and pour yourself a glass just in case you get thirsty during Wine O'Clock with… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates pjstar.com/zz/news/201908…

Theatre Momentum's MIXTAPE offers a different cast and storyline each night, but the constant is music. chicagoreader.com/chicago/mixtap…

UPDATE: Deputy was moving inmate between holding cells when stabbing/shooting took place at Vermilion County Courth… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“They forget America is an idea, an idea that we are all created equal and that what we have in common is far more… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

IDPH officials said 22 people in Illinois between 17 and 38 years old experienced respiratory illness after vaping… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Breaking News: Mother caught in crossfire while driving in Dolton has died via.wgntv.com/dIOa1

#BREAKING: Dolton woman shot after picking children up at day care dies, medical examiner says… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

One year after announcing a $750 million revitalization of its northwest Indiana facilities, U.S. Steel is idling i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Few things are powerful enough to bring people back to the scene of their greatest tragedy.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Our weekly round-up of letters published in the Southern Illinoisan thesouthern.com/news/local/sou…

Our weekly round-up of letters published in the Moline Dispatch & Rock Island Argus qconline.com/news/local/qua…

A Davenport man identified as a suspect in a gunfire incident earlier this week was arrested Thursday after police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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'The Bachelor' star gets suspended sentence in fatal crash nbcchi.com/DmzsWCR pic.twitter.com/7OJL2plyn1

FAMILY FOUND DEAD: A welfare check at a townhome led police to the discovery of three people dead inside. Investiga… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The U.S. Pizza Museum in Chicago is closing in October. But this important slice of history won't entirely disappea… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Despite Kirsten Dunst's fierce and funny work, “On Becoming a God in Central Florida” eventually slows to a chug an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Where we would be without @BlockClubCHI? @jensabella joins us on the telethon in ten minutes to talk about how it c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"Like most interesting failures, there is no one reason but many small ones that add up to the end-credits feeling… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

There's plenty to do as summer winds down. Wizard World Comic Con is this weekend, and there’s the Chicago Triathlo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The leaders of six government agencies in Winnebago County are vowing to keep their tax levies flat and are challen… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Markets tumble on growing tariffs rift between US, China nbcchi.com/WBONUCB pic.twitter.com/NQfOD3zjOc

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Watch live: NBC 5 News at 4 p.m. starts now! Stream it live here: nbcchi.com/RnfNtry pic.twitter.com/DpPR38DuTo

...Additionally, the remaining 300 BILLION DOLLARS of goods and products from China, that was being taxed from Sept… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

...unfair Trading Relationship. China should not have put new Tariffs on 75 BILLION DOLLARS of United States produc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

....Sadly, past Administrations have allowed China to get so far ahead of Fair and Balanced Trade that it has becom… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

For many years China (and many other countries) has been taking advantage of the United States on Trade, Intellectu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The superb, new, 18-track collection offers a remarkable look at the various hues love can take. Taylor Swift, a so… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Milwaukee is hosting the 2020 Democratic National Convention, but Illinois is lending a lot of beds. trib.al/g4t0JIb

New research finds that people who post selfies more than those who don’t are viewed as less successful, more insec… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The role is an anachronistic vestige of Chicago’s Machine politics, resulting in endless examples of nepotism, cron… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Comedian @CarlyBallerini is here! She'll be telling some jokes in ten minutes, don't miss it! #ReaderThon chicagoreader.com/chicago/member…

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Lara Spencer mocks Prince George's interest in ballet on GMA nbcchi.com/Z1UigHU pic.twitter.com/Q3IA1wrHda