- Chicago Sun-Timesjournalist, 2003 - present
- Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern Universityadjunct professor, 2009 - 2012
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- Times of Northwest Indianajounralist, 1995 - 2000
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It was a national story and addressed by the president at the time. But what has changed on Chicago streets since the outrage subsided?
Chicago’s greenest office is hiding above the Opera
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VIDEO: Richard Roeper sounds off on ‘Walking Dead,’ Kim, Kanye
In this week's installment of "The Good, the Bad, the Ugly," columnist Richard Roeper tells us what he's loving about "The Walking Dead" and
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The 68 Dominick’s stores that remain unsold to other grocery chains will close “on or about” Dec. 28. Dominick’s employees received notice t
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Public outrage over CTA’s rollout of the new Ventra fare card system has made its way to court. Transit rider James D. Kenger is suing the C
“Star Wars: Episode VII” rumor report – more Cumberbatch
The Benedict Cumberbatch rumor is incapable of dying, and it definitely won't after this - a clip of Cumberbatch and Harrison Ford acting co
Obamas meet 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who survive...
President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their daughter Malia met with Malala Yousafzai, the 15-year-old Pakistani girl who su
Chicago Marathon 2013 Hub: Street closures, CTA routes, maps and more
The annual Chicago Marathon is this Sunday morning and besides heightened security measures in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing, ther
Chipotle’s new spicy tofu filling is coming to Chicago
It’s about to get a lot better to be a burrito-loving vegan. On Oct. 21, Chipotle will roll out its new “sofritas” filling in all 83 Chicago
Integrating two rivals through football: A story from Philadelphia’s sch...
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Nearly $110,000 a year wasn’t enough for Patrick Ward — the Mike Madigan campaign worker at the center of Metra’s patronage scandal. When Wa
Dennis Farina, Chicago cop turned actor, dies at 69
Dennis Farina, a longtime Chicago police officer who went on to a distinguished career as a TV and movie character actor, has died at age 69
» Duke student urges trustee not to sell Tribune’s newspapers to Koch br...
If Karsh endorses the sale, he risks undermining the work done by countless students, from environmental activists to journalists, at a Univ