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There were few signs Illinois' seven House Republicans will break ranks when their party's health care overhaul comes up for a historic vote Thursday.

Most Illinois House Republicans follow party on health care
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today at 06:02. Facebook
Get ready for the sugar high to end all sugar highs.

Chicago's first marshmallow cafe is on the way
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today at 05:00. Facebook
Of Dallas Green's many accomplishments in a long and colorful baseball career, perhaps none was bigger than his successful campaign to bring night baseball to Wrigley Field, columnist Paul Sullivan writes.

COLUMN: No one changed Cubs franchise more than Dallas Green in '80s
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If this plan is approved by the Chicago City Council, you'll be able to buy your booze faster at the grocery store, since the teenage cashier won't have to go hunt down a manager to sell it to you.

Younger grocery store cashiers would get to sell alcohol under new city plan
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"Sometimes I still can't believe under those circumstances, I asked Michael Jordan for his shoes."

Meet Preston Truman, the ball boy who got Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ shoes
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“There’s so many good memories here for me. I met my wife here, got a scholarship for playing baseball well and doing well in school. I loved high school, loved every minute of it.”

The Cubs' Kris Bryant takes a walk down memory lane during a visit to his high school in Las Vegas: [ Link ]
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Bills introduced today would make it legal for adults 21 and older to possess, grow and buy limited amounts of marijuana.

Illinois lawmakers propose legalizing recreational marijuana
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The top Republican legislative priority in peril, President Trump dangled possible changes to the health care bill today aimed at placating conservatives threatening to torpedo the legislation.

GOP presses for changes, health care bill votes ahead of House showdown
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Baby Dominique, and all that happened for the 10-month-old from West Africa to wind up in a hospital in Park Ridge, reminds us of the good in this world, columnist Rex Huppke writes: [ Link ]
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yesterday at 22:44. Facebook
In two separate incidents, women said they had been picked up by Mussab S. Afandi outside different Chicago bars after ordering an Uber. But instead of taking them to their desired location, he reportedly drove the women to somewhere in Skokie and sexually assaulted them in his car, authorities said.

Man accused of sexually assaulting two women while posing as their Uber driver
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yesterday at 21:45. Facebook
He brought Ryne Sandberg to the team and was one of the first advocates for installing lights at Wrigley Field.

Former Cubs general manager Dallas Green dies at age 82
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The mother of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who police say was sexually assaulted on a Facebook Live video says her daughter has received online threats since the attack and that neighborhood kids have been joking about it and harassing her family.

Mom: Daughter, 15, receiving online threats after Facebook Live attack
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yesterday at 18:20. Facebook
Update: The head of counterterrorism at London's Metropolitan Police says four people have died in the terror incident in London, including an attacker and a police officer.

4 dead in London 'terrorist incident' including 1 police officer, attacker; 20 injured
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yesterday at 18:00. Facebook
Without a court ruling in hand, a Chicago lawyer has filed an appeal to halt the deportation of a decorated Army veteran with a green card to his native Mexico.

Chicago lawyer fights Army veteran's deportation order
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yesterday at 17:15. Facebook
Two former museum executives are pitching an idea for a sports museum in Chicago.

Sports museum in Chicago is proposed by ex-Adler, Shedd executives
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yesterday at 16:07. Facebook
London police said they were treating the attack as a "terrorist incident until we know otherwise."

British Parliament on lockdown after police officer stabbed, officials say
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As President Trump promises a crackdown on immigrants living here illegally, Mayor Emanuel is pressing ahead with a municipal ID plan, a concept that's drawn fire from both sides of the issue.

Read more here: [ Link ]
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yesterday at 13:00. Facebook
Pockets of intense Trump support exist in the broad-shouldered city of deep blue Democrats, particularly in Mount Greenwood on the Far Southwest Side, in Edison Park and Norwood Park on the city's Far Northwest Side and in sections of Sauganash/West Ridge on the North Side — neighborhoods with substantial populations of police and firefighters.

Pockets of strong Trump support in deep blue Democrat Chicago
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yesterday at 12:02. Facebook
Three years ago, Target was widely ridiculed for Photoshopping the thighs (and then some) off the young women modeling its juniors swimwear line.

Now, the retailer is kicking off a swimsuit ad campaign that features models with curves, stretch marks and nary a Photoshop edit in sight.

COLUMN: Finally, Target features bikini bodies minus the photo editing