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Judge finds Chicago police officer not guilty in fatal shooting   - 4 Hours ago
(Reuters) - A judge on Monday found Chicago police officer Dante Servin not guilty of involuntary manslaughter, saying there was no evidence he acted recklessly when he killed Rekia Boyd, 22, in an off-duty

Protesters gather after officer's acquittal in fatal shooting   - 2 Hours ago
A few dozen people gathered Monday night to protest after a surprise acquittal hours earlier of a veteran Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black woman in March 2013. The group gathered at

Judge acquits Chicago cop in fatal off-duty shooting, sparking anger   - 3 Hours ago
In a stunning, abrupt end to the first trial in years of a Chicago police officer for a fatal off-duty shooting, a Cook County judge acquitted the veteran cop Monday on a legal fine point, drawing outrage

Judge says Berrios doesn't have to pay $10,000 ethics fine   - 4 Hours ago
Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios doesn't have to pay $10,000 in fines leveled against him for hiring his relatives shortly after taking office, a judge has ruled. Berrios has been fighting payment

Chicago’s CME mulls international exchange at GIFT   - 5 Hours ago
AHMEDABAD: The Chicago-headquartered CME group is in talks to set up an international stock and commodity exchange in GIFT in Gandhinagar. Senior executives from CME discussed options with GIFT officials

National Briefing | Midwest: Illinois: Chicago Police Detective Acquitted in Killing   - 3 Hours ago
Judge Dennis Porter of Cook County has found a Chicago police detective not guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of an unarmed woman.

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Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks fire up in game two   - 3 Hours ago
NBA: Things got fiery during game two of the Chicago Bulls' playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks, with a mid-court skirmish breaking out in the second quarter.

Shipwrecks Ahoy Coast Guard Shares Pics From Crystal-Clear Lake Michigan   - 3 Hours ago
NPR Monday 20th April, 2015 A shipwreck is seen near the coast in Lake Michigan, where clear waters recently allowed a Coast Guard helicopter to take striking aerial photos of several wreck sites.

Interim Chicago schools chief calls for independent audit   - 3 Hours ago
The Telegraph Monday 20th April, 2015 Jesse Ruiz was named interim CEO and circulated a memo to school officials over the weekend saying he also wants to halt "sole-source contracts" pending the

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Guss finds spot for Chicago location   - 3 Hours ago
Memphis Business Journal Monday 20th April, 2015 Inside Gus's Downtown Memphis location Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken is expanding across the nation and has recently found a location for its

Chicago Public Schools interim CEO calls for outside review of contract process   - 3 Hours ago
ABC7 Monday 20th April, 2015 CHICAGO (WLS) -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke about Barbara Byrd-Bennett Monday for the first time since she took a leave of absence as CEO of Chicago Public Schools. As

Concealed Permit Holder Stops Attempted Mass Shooting in Chicago   - 4 Hours ago
On Friday, an Uber driver with a concealed carry permit thwarted an attempted mass shooting by pulling his own weapon and shooting a gunman who had opened fire in Chicago’s Logan Square. Illinois Assistant

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Shipwrecks Are Now Visible in Lake Michigan   - 3 Hours ago
Newser Monday 20th April, 2015 - The clear-blue, post-winter waters of northern Lake Michigan have disclosed some of their hidden history to a US Coast Guard crew, which took a series of photos

U-verse with AT&T GigaPower Launches in the Chicago Suburbs   - 3 Hours ago
CHICAGO — AT&T announced the launch of U-verse with AT&T GigaPower in parts of Elgin, Oswego, Plainfield, Skokie, Yorkville and surrounding communities located throughout the Chicago metro area. Additionally,
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Gun-carrying Uber driver defends Chicago pedestrians from shooter   - 3 Hours ago
Washington Times Monday 20th April, 2015 No charges will be filed against a Chicago Uber driver who used his licensed concealed weapon to shoot 22-year-old Everardo Custodio, pictured here, who allegedly

Lovable former Chicago Bears Doug Buffone found dead at home   - 4 Hours ago
Daily Herald Monday 20th April, 2015 Chicago Bears linebacker Doug Buffone became a lovable fixture on the Chicago sports scene long after playing 15 seasons in the NFL. Buffone played for the Bears

Confirmed Chicago diner will sprout second location in Minneapolis Photos   - 4 Hours ago
Business Journal Monday 20th April, 2015 The food concept for Eggy's is "urban comfort food" with dishes that remind diners of a home-cooked meal from Mom, with a focus on freshness, local ingredient

These 3 Lawsuits Are Taking the Chicago Police Department To Task For Brutality   - 4 Hours ago
Huffington Post Monday 20th April, 2015 cleared Chicago Police Detective Dante Servin of all charges related to his killing of a 22-year-old unarmed black woman, Rekia Boyd. Servin's team did not

Chicago Cop Cleared Of All Charges In Shooting Death Of Unarmed Woman   - 4 Hours ago
Huffington Post Monday 20th April, 2015 Rekia Boyd, a 22-year-old unarmed black woman. Judge Dennis Porter found Dante Servin not guilty of involuntary manslaughter and other lesser charges, concluding

Chicago police officer not guilty in shooting death of unarmed woman   - 4 Hours ago
The Guardian Monday 20th April, 2015 police detective not guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of an unarmed woman. Cook County judge Dennis Porter, in a directed verdict on

Mrs. Greens to open in Chicago suburb   - 5 Hours ago
Supermarket News Monday 20th April, 2015 Mrs. Green’s Natural Market on Monday said it would open a new store in Winnetka, Ill., a north shore Chicago suburb. The company plans to open the store

Judge throws out charges against Chicago cop in fatal off-duty shooting   - 5 Hours ago
Chicago Tribune Monday 20th April, 2015 Chicago police Detective Dante Servin listens as Judge Dennis Porter reads the decision in his manslaughter case on April 20, 2015. The defense asked the judge

Chicago police officer cleared in womans shooting death   - 5 Hours ago
San Diego Union-Tribune Monday 20th April, 2015 Cook County Judge Dennis Porter, in a directed verdict Monday, ruled the state had failed to prove recklessness on the part of 46-year-old Officer

St. Louis board votes to create civilian police oversight panel   - 4 Hours ago
Police One Monday 20th April, 2015 manufacturers . It's the most comprehensive and trusted online destination for law enforcement agencies and police departments worldwide. ... Read more
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Judge finds Chicago police officer not guilty in fatal shooting   - 3 Hours ago
By Tracy Rucinski CHICAGO (Reuters) - A judge on Monday found Chicago police officer Dante Servin not guilty of involuntary manslaughter, saying there was no evidence he acted recklessly when he killed
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