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The legislation extends the June 30 deadline for applying for the PPP program to Aug. 8. https://t.co/zmrPSgsLqgThe fictional law-and-order character from the American Old West who Trump referenced wore a black eye mask. https://t.co/6OLCblxLTOInspector General Joe Ferguson's report on the Oct. 17 drinking and driving incident that got former CPD Supt. Eddi… https://t.co/WETvSF6n1VKaren Sheley of the ACLU of Illinois called the plan "more of the same" from CPD and argued it would “drive a wedge… https://t.co/bEJYZbDT0q“What matters most to me right now is ALL Black Lives Matter, defund the police and invest back into Black communit… https://t.co/3wN8c7T8wNMayor Lightfoot said June was a “month of civic uprising” and police officers were tied up “making sure that people… https://t.co/EjOOlokLA7For a few hours, @MarkBrownCST immersed himself in some "some good old-fashioned Chicago real estate mischief" — an… https://t.co/IMtZhkIAOFThe coronavirus may have forced the City of Chicago to cancel an in-person Taste of Chicago this year, but the Tast… https://t.co/DbrbboaumWIt’s unclear what prompted the shooting. https://t.co/m2XGrTgptA
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Known for her empathy, Dr. Najma Khan ran a free health clinic out of her parents’ house in India while in her 20s,… https://t.co/jJXdhlpaiqFox offered no details of the complaint that resulted in Henry’s firing, only to say that it happened “years ago.” https://t.co/vLU9x1ZT2vA north suburban Gurnee police officer facing felony domestic battery charges tried to purchase a “murder kit” of b… https://t.co/4YElrKMsKsWith little room to spare at Cook County Jail, Sheriff Tom Dart is seeking a court order to compel the state to tak… https://t.co/BCY6UocdtsAs several states continue to see a surge in coronavirus cases ahead of a holiday weekend, health officials in Illi… https://t.co/kDTSfFWOejWATCH — “When you see that video, you can’t help but say this is a travesty,” said Nathaniel Haugabrook, one of Smi… https://t.co/JIF5iv5yfz"... if we were to see a large number of cases and see spread in our community, that would of course be a cause to… https://t.co/R96C6jGqUTYour response could be included in our Afternoon Edition newsletter. Subscribe here: https://t.co/iTFQ58AFkyHave your neighbors started their 4th of July celebrations early with fireworks this week? Do you plan to join them? https://t.co/ZkSfjjaM0hHere's today's Afternoon Edition newsletter, it's about a 5-minute read that will brief you on the day's biggest st… https://t.co/957dgMMgQmIndiana is set to lift nearly all coronavirus restrictions this weekend even as fresh outbreaks have prompted some… https://t.co/MGwGuqqmi1“When you have an accident and you know you’ve had an accident, there’s a duty to remain on that scene,” Judge Char… https://t.co/FDKZJ1Xsx4The COVID-19 situation, meanwhile, had become one of Chicago’s biggest selling points to the NHL, with Illinois’ nu… https://t.co/CgnQhCv381Lightfoot says "the law does not allow us to" release full report of Eddie Johnson investigation. Says law she push… https://t.co/JE8rR3VoP4
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesLightfoot says people can earn $30K to $50K a day on corners selling drugs. That's why drug dealers put young peopl… https://t.co/PCa5bqLQPO
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesMayor cites 600 guns taken off the street in ten days. That can't be done "unless you're putting hands on folks." T… https://t.co/NQvJCTNaHx
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesMayor says she has "not seen" any pullback by police. Claims that June saw officers deal with "5-to 10 marches ever… https://t.co/QWo5gncIWb
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesFor those kids on the street, we need to "reach them before they become the next trigger-puller." But, if they do t… https://t.co/WwX7cW05D8
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesInvesting in neighborhoods goes a long way. So does making sure people have "the same access to jobs," mayor says.… https://t.co/VZqUvQ5HgX
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesWe have "way too many guns on the street," mayor says. She convened stakeholders-courts, states atty, sheriff, feds… https://t.co/tTcTItFXTc
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesMayor asked why shootings and killings returning to previous levels after several years of declines. She says it's… https://t.co/emPn7cY5w8
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-Times"All of the parameters that are necessary for us to try to mitigate the chances of infection are going to be in pla… https://t.co/V2ypbXfOtlTurns out, the clout-heavy Tadin family's "front yard" in Lakeview is actually public parkland, despite what the ma… https://t.co/KKIo9eNrzLNow that Chicago has tiptoed into Phase 4 of its cautious reopening plan, the free ride is ending. https://t.co/DSHdcPYPrwIllinois casinos reopened today following an unprecedented three-month shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.… https://t.co/gMOr1DO7ii
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesThe jumps would have started to become apparent within two weeks, experts say. But that didn’t happen in many citie… https://t.co/AURQiqjlEGThe police chief of Orland Park, who once served in the Secret Service and was shot protecting President Ronald Rea… https://t.co/WeddA1Cl35Numerous teams have said they have players who have tested positive for the virus without identifying any of them.… https://t.co/nG6QICZhi3Minimum wage in Chicago goes up starting today. But fast-food workers say the bump in pay still won’t provide finan… https://t.co/0kZx9oy7iU“I’ve seen bullets fly past my home. I’ve skipped over pools of blood. I’ve seen people dead on the street corner,… https://t.co/AQfndqBmVHAs coronavirus cases flare to record highs in other states that reopened earlier, Illinois closed out the month of… https://t.co/1c3glVLAcg“Dogs are really reacting to fireworks, so [owners are] buying [CBD products] up,” Ruff Haus Pets employee Castor S… https://t.co/HsFMhy8t5vSix months into the year, 329 people have been killed in Chicago, an increase of about 34% from the 246 homicides d… https://t.co/gHgG6Sw0U7My Halftime Report Card on the best, the worst and the...strange in movies and TV so far this year. https://t.co/QbvbpnWTsQ
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesCheck out @RichardERoeper's annual Halftime Report Card, Home School Edition, spotlighting the best, the worst and… https://t.co/zL2qGLCHRiOscar Martinez Guerrero allegedly hit 13-year-old Isaac Martinez with a work van in the 8300 block of South Lawndal… https://t.co/2jYdanCwBlEDITORIAL: Yes, it’s a drastic step. But residents’ lives are more important. And there has to be a better site som… https://t.co/x80DhWGMc6Catanzara said cops have returned to a defensive crouch because they don’t think they have Lightfoot’s support. And… https://t.co/GII4nDNnbrThe U.S. is “going in the wrong direction” with the coronavirus surging badly enough that Dr. Anthony Fauci told se… https://t.co/xfIIR3Ep1F“Nobody ever loses a little toe to a firework; you lose a finger or an eye. Even the smallest fireworks can inflict… https://t.co/YzEYeLjiZIJohnPrine, a Maywood native, passed away on April 7, 2020, after contracting COVID-19. He’s the first person to rec… https://t.co/FR87FfqZGUSpring Awakening has officially moved online and will host a live stream this weekend. Here's what other Chicago fe… https://t.co/z7CpFPiV1YThe toddler, thought to be about 3 years old, was struck just before 8 p.m. in West Englewood. https://t.co/VyTymfisbnDespite the moratorium on evictions, a local tenants organization said calls about illegal lockouts in Chicago have… https://t.co/OvFnbpb7IkA fitness center in Austin, a grocery store in Auburn Gresham and a deli in Back of the Yards are just some of the… https://t.co/A3VrPWQfnaTuesday's round of low daily numbers indicates the state’s pandemic curve is still arcing downward — for now. https://t.co/2jhxsVErgdGOP officials are pushing back against the notion that masks are about politics, as President Donald Trump suggests… https://t.co/UdNK4VbL5V
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JUST IN: As the number of murders in Chicago soared in June, there was a huge slowdown of police activity that the… https://t.co/tI3ORmx15HDominic Sanders was sentenced to natural life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murder charge, 35… https://t.co/tUrFzIxujMChicago artists making an appearance include Birthdayy Partyy, DJ Yula, Gene Farris, Manic Focus and many others. https://t.co/QbHhR45TqvA Catholic pastor in suburban Indianapolis compared the Black Lives Matter movement and its organizers to “maggots… https://t.co/yOHxaA5MpGAt stake are the jobs of millions of people who have clung to hopes that their layoffs from widespread business shu… https://t.co/Gnq9hIHXNH“COVID-19’s outrageously disproportionate impact on Chicago’s most vulnerable communities has demanded that we as a… https://t.co/t0mb473rfx“He literally got upset because I was telling him that he was unprofessional and I’m trying to get to the house,” M… https://t.co/txnSfND0RiFirework noises tend to be more sporadic, while gunshots are often evenly spaced, consistent with how the time it w… https://t.co/yKhEZXfTaBYour response could be included in our Afternoon Edition newsletter. Subscribe here: https://t.co/iTFQ58AFkyWe’ve been looking back at Carl Reiner’s long career in entertainment today, so we want to know: What’s your favori… https://t.co/fyyvLfgpRuHere's today's Afternoon Edition newsletter, it's about a 5-minute read that will brief you on the day's biggest st… https://t.co/Eb5LiLQ3cqNorthwest Indiana has flourished while politicians did nothing to bring an airport and economic development to poor… https://t.co/lhL60tJ8O6The group has left Gov. Pritzker’s house after warning that a housing crisis is coming. Kyeshia Smith told the crow… https://t.co/zuyYhiJz4n
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-Times“I am truly honored and humbled to join my friend Darrin Jackson in the White Sox radio booth this season,” Masur s… https://t.co/hvCxbnhGl5Carl Reiner was America’s Grandpa. America’s hilarious, pioneering, brilliant, lovely, kind and wonderful grandpa.… https://t.co/f0rCUtsrTzThe group continues marching through the wealthy neighborhood. Organizers said they are worried eviction filings wi… https://t.co/CCYFTftVNs
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesThe group is heading toward Gov. Pritzker’s house. Rod Wilson, one of the organizers, told the crowd Prizker doesn’… https://t.co/bjP5pFtz9o
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesCommunity organizations are gathering near Lincoln Park to call for the cancelation of rent and mortgage payments d… https://t.co/MIPD9jTMwS
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesPer ATF: 18 people of interest, in connection with 53 arsons of Chicago businesses, cars and CPD vehicles from May 30 - June 3.
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesCPD and the feds are after these folks caught on surveillance, allegedly committing acts of arson during the civil… https://t.co/fRsqiGovT6
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesBlaming the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Gov. J.B. Pritzker Monday issued an executive order delaying licenses to… https://t.co/Yx64smO5w2Fresca just vanished from stores in March. But unlike toilet paper, it never came back @NeilSteinberg investigates — https://t.co/eJmjKbpGpQ“I was always aware of his name and what that meant to slowing the color line in Major League Baseball, of the raci… https://t.co/AAIxMenUqd“Four Kids and It” is light on the magic and heavy on the dumbness, @RichardERoeper writes. https://t.co/duYRNkwrsAWith a pregnant wife and four young children who have lots of questions about what’s going on in the world, home is… https://t.co/zKXFHI22iYIllinois State Police have investigated 11 violent threats against Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker since the COVID-19… https://t.co/isTWFmuUE4"Hamilton" the movie is an incredible achievement of artistry and technology. Just a beautiful experience from star… https://t.co/2VE2SqOUys
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesThey were sitting in a vehicle in the 300 block of West Chicago Avenue about 12:40 a.m. when someone in a passing r… https://t.co/mBJyohPCzA“I want to help ease the personal burdens on our health care heroes and support efforts aimed at reducing the sprea… https://t.co/j1ZwlEDRFoNEW THIS MORNING: Carl Reiner, whose long career as a writer, producer, director and actor brought forth comedy gem… https://t.co/3h7kig7iKgA great-looking Broadway play has become a great-looking movie. Check out @RichardERoeper's ★★★★ review of the much… https://t.co/4S0y8yHP8rOn Monday evening, several hundred people poured into the street in front of Lena’s home, where candles and flowers… https://t.co/Dym1anr1VqLottie Smith, 82, was in the Westchester Health and Rehabilitation Center in Westchester in late March when she app… https://t.co/nD1jcAZ2JMTen-year-old Lena Nunez was watching television with her brother Saturday night at their grandmother’s Logan Square… https://t.co/u2atjg1YCx"The Chi" actress Birgundi Baker, the main beneficiary of the show's comings and goings, is using her platform to a… https://t.co/fS6AaH2ZWvEDITORIAL: It’s on all of us to channel our moral outrage and alarm at the mounting death toll — and support any so… https://t.co/2Ou5hcG0vcTop officials in the White House were aware in early 2019 of classified intelligence indicating Russia was secretly… https://t.co/QtVKjtvTaQCommunity members listen tonight as activists & law enforcement host Operation Wake-Up, meant to show "that gun vio… https://t.co/bJ1UgEnlEg
Retweeted by Chicago Sun-TimesMayor Lori Lightfoot on Monday earmarked $11 million in federal stimulus funds for two projects pivotal to her plan… https://t.co/B0g77a0OoMCrystal Lundberg was to report to the Pekin federal prison by June 12. But earlier this month, U.S. District Judge… https://t.co/FLpKi0E6HjPolice are looking for a vehicle in connection with the fatal shooting of a baby boy over the weekend in Englewood. https://t.co/k0XPBuRp2MA west suburban nursing home where 12 residents have died of the coronavirus plotted to kick out an elderly woman b… https://t.co/HNU1qYWAexAMC Theaters, the nation’s largest chain, is pushing back its plans to begin reopening theaters by two weeks follow… https://t.co/vgBwc98WtOInstead of remote learning guidance, the latest school announcements and registration details for next year, parent… https://t.co/GOeYL0fsIs
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