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Chicago Teachers Weigh Measure to Reject In-Person Learning

32 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Chicago Teachers Union members are voting over the next three days on a resolution to only work remotely, setting the stage for a possible strike in the third-largest U.S...
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Chicago COVID-19: City moves into vaccine Phase 1B next week, Arwady says

38 minutes ago   |   ABC

Chicago is moving into Phase 1B of its COVID-19 vaccine rollout Monday, Dr. Allison Arwady said.
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Chicago police release video of suspects in string of carjackings, armed robberies across city, suburbs

38 minutes ago   |   ABC

Chicago police have released new video footage showing people they say are involved in a string of carjackings and robberies.
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Falcons announce Dean Pees will be defensive coordinator

52 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

A report on Friday afternoon indicated Dean Pees will be part of head coach Arthur Smith's staff in Atlanta, but not what job Pees would fill on the staff. The Falcons...
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The Spin: Biden's climate platform faces challenges from Illinois coal-fire plant, Downstate congressmen | Cupich balks at Catholic Bishops president critizing Biden | CTU vs. Lightfoot as strike threat looms

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Welcome to The Spin, the Chicago Tribune's politics newsletter.
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Art Institute, MCA and Illinois Holocaust Museum will reopen, too

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Up-to-date details on the reopening plans of major Chicago area cultural institutions.
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Fire inside West Side residential building leaves 2 dead, 1 injured after jumping to escape flames

Fire inside West Side residential building leaves 2 dead, 1 injured after jumping to escape flames

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Fire ripped through a West Side residential building Thursday morning, leaving two people dead and a family in mourning as investigators search for a cause. First...
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Report: Falcons hiring Dean Pees, Dave Ragone

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The Falcons are luring veteran defensive coordinator Dean Pees out of retirement, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports. It is unclear whether Pees will become the Falcons'...
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Chicago Bulls center Wendell Carter Jr. is doubtful for Friday's game against the Charlotte Hornets with a thigh bruise

2 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Chicago Bulls center Wendell Carter Jr. is doubtful for Friday's game against the Charlotte Hornets after a collision with forward Denzel Valentine during practice Wednesday...
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Falcons are expected to hire Charles London as QBs coach

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

New Falcons head coach Arthur Smith is rounding out his staff with a critical offensive hire. Atlanta is expected to bring in Charles London to become the club's quarterbacks...
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Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has died after a battle with cancer

Country music singer Randy Parton, brother to Dolly Parton, has died after a battle with cancer. Read more ...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

President Joe Biden has revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote “patriotic education” in schools but that historians rejected as political propaganda. Read more ...

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

An FBI agent said the woman was recorded on closed-circuit cameras in the Capitol going into and coming out of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office. Read more ...

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

On his second day in office, President Joe Biden is putting forth a national COVID-19 strategy to ramp up vaccinations and testing, reopen schools and businesses and increase... Read more ...

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

President Joe Biden's first full day in office Thursday will include an intelligence briefing and a meeting with his administration's COVID-19 team. Read more ...

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

BAGHDAD - Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing at least 28 people and wounding 73 others, officials said. The rare suicide... Read more ...

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday. The court was considering a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social... Read more ...

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Former Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson reportedly died Wednesday night, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read more ...

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

The social network referred its decision to revoke the former president's posting privileges to its Oversight Board, an independent panel of experts. (Image credit: Josh... Read more ...