Friday, December 4, 2020
Breaking the Echo Chamber with Data and Transparency

Chicago Tribune (USA)


Illinois driver services facilities to remain closed through Jan. 4

17 minutes ago

Column: Warner Bros. will stream 2021 films on HBO Max, so time to make our homes more like movie theaters

20 minutes ago

Illinois election board certifies voting results, sending state’s 20 electoral votes to Joe Biden. Turnout neared 73%, the highest since 1992

22 minutes ago

San Francisco is banning smoking inside apartments — but weed is still OK

29 minutes ago

Len Kasper, the TV voice of the Chicago Cubs for 16 seasons, will join the White Sox radio booth

57 minutes ago

500 foot freighter carrying petrol is freed after running aground in Detroit River between Michigan and Canada

1 hour ago

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: State expects to get 109,000 COVID 19 vaccination doses initially

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‘Black Bear’ review: Aubrey Plaza stars in a meta thriller on relationships and filmmaking

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US job growth slows in November for fifth straight month as unemployment sinks to 6.7%

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CTU criticizes reopening plan for Chicago Public Schools as unsafe and inequitable: ‘We’re in the process of putting forward demands’

4 hours ago

‘Black Panther’ star Letitia Wright responds after posting anti vax video

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Chicago architecture in 2020: In a year like no other, anxiety soared about the future of downtown Chicago, but so did new skyscrapers

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Alison Lurie, Pulitzer Prize winning novelist of ‘Foreign Affairs,’ dead at 94

5 hours ago

Daywatch: Illinois records highest COVID deaths in nation, pandemic poses mass eviction threat and the 10 best books of 2020

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‘Why did they take his life when all he did was save lives?’ Family grieves after 65 year old retired Chicago firefighter killed in exchange of gunfire with carjackers

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Will ‘Fast Eddie’ Vrdolyak go back to prison? Former alderman faces sentencing today in tax case related to tobacco settlement.

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Experts call for COVID 19 vaccination trials to begin for young children: ‘It’s time to get moving’

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Among first acts as president, Biden says he will ask Americans to commit to 100 days of wearing masks

14 hours ago

Southeast Side superfund site

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Jim Oberweis launches discovery recount effort in election that has Rep. Lauren Underwood winning by just 5,374 votes

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Embattled Madigan to make his case before supportive House Black caucus on Saturday

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Wisconsin Supreme Court won’t hear Trump election lawsuit, likely dooming state court case seeking to overturn loss

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Biden to name top health care officials soon as pandemic rages, will keep Fauci as chief medical adviser

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Kyle Rittenhouse lawyer steps away from criminal case, hours after prosecutors allege fundraising effort ‘provides ample opportunity for self dealing and fraud’

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Meet Joe Biden’s energy and climate Cabinet contenders

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Second stimulus check updates: Optimism grows as House Democrats promise some measure of COVID relief before the holidays

18 hours ago

US COVID 19 deaths top 3,100 in a single day for the first time as new cases begin topping 200,000 a day

19 hours ago

Trump aide banned from Justice Department building after pressuring staffers for sensitive information on election fraud

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California governor: Most of the state nears a stay home order in the coming days

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Incendiary rhetoric is fueling a wave of threats against election workers across the country: ‘I can’t begin to explain the level of anger I have over this’

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