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Laurence Miller will testify that Jason Van Dyke feared for his life when he shot Laquan McDonald, and that this mortal terror helps explain the... [Read More]
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All the signs of climate change are there. Literally. [Read More]
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The late-60s band founded by unheralded composer Jim Cuomo only released one EP during its lifetime. [Read More]
Tags: Jim Cuomo - Spoils - War
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Arts & Culture Feature Articles and posts... [Read More]
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The culprit? A short-sighted decision to remove a critical piece of security hardware from Chicago's docking stations. [Read More]
Tags: FOIA'd - Divvy - Chicago
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Plus: Threewalls hosts a multimedia performance inspired by Nina Simone and manic depression, and 80s thrashers Life Sentence reissue their debut. [Read More]
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The 75-year-old avant-garde filmmaker will attend the Chicago premiere of his most recent long-form work this Friday at Northwestern University's Block Cinema. [Read More]
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Even Mayor 1 Percent is backpedaling away from his earlier support of charter schools and his refusal to... [Read More]
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The curving streets of the affluent north suburbs are lined with midcentury-modern marvels and the locations of John Hughes movies. [Read More]
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Austin takeout-only joint that will restore your faith in barbecue. [Read More]
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If Governor Rauner has his way, Helmut Jahn's remarkable creation will be a thing of the past. [Read More]
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The male strip club in Boystown is an acquired taste—but there's no reason to feel ashamed about it. [Read More]
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Arts & Culture Performing Arts Review Articles and posts... [Read More]
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More of the best things happening this fall... [Read More]
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The World Music Festival wraps up and more happenings around town. [Read More]
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"What if American slaves had embraced Satan instead of Jesus?" That's the question used to describe the style of Zeal & Ardor, an audacious mix... [Read More]
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From her first dreary-but-dreamy garage-rock single as Lala Lala, 2014's "Fuck With Your Friends," it was clear Chicago musician Lillie West was planting the seeds... [Read More]
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One night in February 2016, a group of friends and roommates in Melbourne, Australia, decided to have some fun and play a little music. By... [Read More]
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On Halloween night 2016, a truck pushing 50 miles an hour rammed into the tour van of Saint Louis emo upstarts Foxing. The band members... [Read More]
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Chicago nearly lost a unique and multivariate musical force when James Falzone left town for Seattle in 2016. He cast a wide creative net as... [Read More]
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