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  1. LISTEN: Furious Trump supporter leaves an unhinged racist rant on Chicago CEO’s voicemail

    Rawstory.com - U.S. 08.22 / 05:07 rawstory.com
    In Chicago, an executive of Indian heritage proved that to racists, money and status matter less than skin color. As the Chicago Tribune reports, Ravin Gandhi, CEO of GMM Nonstick Coatings, penned an op-ed rescinding his cautious optimism for President Donald Trump’s economic agenda — …
  2. Chicago Tribune: Others will have to provide the leadership Trump has not

    Limaohio.com - Lima 08.22 / 05:02 limaohio.com
    AUG. 18, 2017 — We’ll state from the outset that we are deeply distressed by our president’s cynical political calculations. By his meanness of tone and erratic behavior. By his serially insensitive reactions to the violent white supremacy rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that has stained America and hurt many Americans. If he’s looking around, the […] The post Chicago Tribune: Others will have to provide the leadership Trump has not appeared first on The…
  3. Louis Stern Fine Arts at Expo Chicago 2017

    Sea.blouinartinfo.com - Arts&Culture 08.22 / 04:33 sea.blouinartinfo.com
    Louis Stern Fine Arts will soon be participating in the Expo Chicago 2017 at Chicago's Navy Pier. Louis Stern Fine Arts, located in the center of West Hollywood’s Avenue of Art and Design, offers a groundbreaking re-investigation of important mid-twentieth century west coast abstract painters. The gallery represents new artists, as well as other influential mid-century abstract painters including Roger Kuntz, June Wayne, and James Jarvaise. Contemporary artists in the gallery's stable …
  4. Chicago Uber Driver Accused of Locking Woman in His Car, Demanding Sex

    Breitbart.com - Technology 08.22 / 04:19 breitbart.com
    A Chicago Uber driver is accused of locking a 19-year-old woman in his car and demanding that she have sex with him instead of paying for the…
  5. Chicago White Sox's Rodon looking like legitimate ace

    DailyHerald.com- Sporst 08.22 / 03:40 dailyherald.com
    Carlos Rodon can't wait to see minor-league pitchers like Lucas Giolito and Michael Kopech eventually join the Chicago White Sox's starting rotation. In the meantime, Rodon has been looking like the Sox's future…
  6. Michael Anderson, head of Chicago's FBI office, retiring

    The head of the FBI in Chicago is retiring after more than 20 years with the agency. Michael J. Anderson has led the Chicago office since October 2015. A Monday FBI statement says his retirement takes effect Sept. 30. It didn't name a replacement. Anderson will take a corporate security job…
  7. More ‘savage and grisly’ details emerge in Chicago deadly stabbing

    Wwgp1050.com - Sanford 08.22 / 02:19 wwgp1050.com
    (CHICAGO) — A Northwestern University professor, as he allegedly stabbed his boyfriend whom prosecutors say he couldn’t subdue, yelled for a second man to help him, according to a court document detailing the alleged murder. Wyndham Lathem, a faculty member at Northwestern until he was fired this month after the alleged crime, and the second suspect, Andrew Warren, spent more than a week on the run together after, police say, they killed Lathem’s boyfriend, Trenton…
  8. Catchers new to Chicago Cubs, but not to majors

    DailyHerald.com- Sporst 08.22 / 01:40 dailyherald.com
    With less than one-quarter of the season remaining, the Chicago Cubs will play most of it with two newcomers at…
  9. John Mulaney Show 'Kid Gorgeous’ at The Chicago Theatre

    Sea.blouinartinfo.com - 08.22 / 01:29 sea.blouinartinfo.com
    American stand-up comedian John Mulaney will present his show, ‘Kid Gorgeous’, at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago. John Mulaney who was lately seen in the Broadway hit, “Oh, Hello on Broadway,” is an actor, producer, comedian and writer. He has won the Emmy Award for writing.Mulaney was born, in Chicago, Illinois, on August 26, 1982. As a writer, Mulaney is popular for his work on Saturday Night Live and as a comedian for The Top Part, New in Town, and The Comeback Kid. He created an…
  10. Despite clouds, eclipse still inspires awe from Chicago to Carbondale

    The first total solar eclipse streaming across the continental U.S. since 1918 — the one that was supposed to put on a breathtaking celestial display here — was less than totally fulfilling for Dave Ellis."You have to say it was disappointing just to get that glimpse of it," said Ellis, a 198…
  11. Michael Anderson, head of Chicago's FBI office, retiring

    The head of the FBI in Chicago is retiring after more than 20 years with the agency. Michael J. Anderson has led the Chicago office since October 2015. A Monday FBI statement says his retirement takes effect Sept. 30. It didn't name a replacement. Anderson will take a corporate security job…
  12. Despite clouds, eclipse still inspires awe from Chicago to Carbondale

    The first total solar eclipse streaming across the continental U.S. since 1918 — the one that was supposed to put on a breathtaking celestial display here — was less than totally fulfilling for Dave Ellis."You have to say it was disappointing just to get that glimpse of it," said Ellis, a 198…
  13. Jefferies Group LLC Downgrades Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CBI) to Hold

    Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI) was downgraded by Jefferies Group LLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. They presently have a $12.00 price objective on the construction company’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $35.00. Jefferies Group…
  14. A Love Letter To Each And Every One Of The Chicago Cubs

    Nationalave.com - All Sports 08.22 / 01:14 nationalave.com
    Dear Joe Maddon: I love you. I love your hippie van and your hipster glasses. I love “if you think you look hot, wear it.” I love that you believe anyone can play left field at Wrigley. I love your Binny’s commercials. I love that you offered the reporters a shot and a beer. Uncle Joe, I love you. Dear Anthony Rizzo: I love you. I love when you climb on tarps. I love when you drop to a knee to hit a home run. I love that you’re never too busy #forthekids. I love that you love David Ross. I …
  15. Chicago Fire supporters planning big birthday party for club

    DailyHerald.com- Sporst 08.22 / 00:36 dailyherald.com
    The Chicago Fire's supporters association will host a 20th anniversary party for the soccer club in October based on conventions other sports franchises organize…
  16. Chicago Police arrests drop 24 percent in one year

    The decline also underscored how important it is for Emanuel to bolster police morale and coax police officers out of their defensive…
  17. Chicago bosses clean out top editors at LA Times

    Sandiegoreader.com - California (CA) 08.22 / 00:14 sandiegoreader.com
    Top editors of the Los Angeles Times were suddenly sacked by tronc, the Chicago-based company that owns the Times, this afternoon (Aug. 21). Ross Levinsohn, former interim chief executive of Yahoo, was named publisher and chief executive of the Times. In a statement, Levinsohn said the dismissals will accelerate the "digital transformation" of tronc. Newspaper experts have expected for some time that daily newspapers, including those owned by tronc, might drop some print editions and…
  18. Join the Zumba party at CBS 2 Chicago

    Thrive.suntimes.com - All Sports 08.22 / 00:05 thrive.suntimes.com
    Here’s another good idea for Valentine’s Day weekend: come out for a Zumba party on Feb. 13. After all, Valentine’s... The post Join the Zumba party at CBS 2 Chicago appeared first on Thrive Health: Health & Wellness from the Chicago Sun-T…
  19. Target, SoulCycle bring free classes to Chicago

    Thrive.suntimes.com - All Sports 08.22 / 00:05 thrive.suntimes.com
    Hey, Chicago, maybe you’ve heard Target and SoulCycle are besties now. (Read about it here.) And that new relationship means... The post Target, SoulCycle bring free classes to Chicago appeared first on Thrive Health: Health & Wellness from the Chicago S…
  20. PEARL JAM AND DANNY CLINCH CELEBRATE THE BAND’S LEGENDARY WRIGLEY FIELD PERFORMANCES AND HISTORIC 2016 CHICAGO CUBS SEAS

    Clizbeats.com - Music 08.21 / 23:44 clizbeats.com
    SEATTLE — In celebration of the band’s legendary sold out performances at Wrigley Field on August 20 and 22, 2016 during the Chicago Cubs historic World Series championship season, Pearl Jam is set to release documentary film Let’s Play Two and accompanying soundtrack album. Let’s Play Two is directed by renowned director/photographer Danny Clinch and produced by Monkeywrench Productions, […] The post PEARL JAM AND DANNY CLINCH CELEBRATE THE BAND’S LEGENDARY WRIGLEY FIELD PERFO…