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Now that the new iPhone 6S is available, maybe you're looking for ways to show it off via Twitter, Facebook and the like. Or maybe this is your first new mobile since 1998 and you just can't believe you can do social media on a phone.
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“I did want to mark the fact that it was the first African-American to win in the Lead Actress category,” the “How to Get Away With Murder” star tells Ellen DeGeneres during her first post-awards appearance
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A 78-year-old grandfather said he bled for several minutes and became dizzy after being punched in the face at Costco for confronting a man about taking too many Nutella samples.
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"Empire" star Terrence Howard opened his Chicago home to Rolling Stone magazine for an interview  posted online Monday that touched on his rocky relationships with women, his desire to move to the Chicago suburbs and his theory that one times one does not equal one, but two.
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Considering a move to another state? Not so fast. Be sure to weigh state taxes when calculating the difference in the cost of living. Here is Kiplinger Personal Finance's list of the 10 least-tax-friendly states in the U.S. Almost all of the states levy property taxes well above the national median of $1,809. In most cases, state income taxes are high, as are combined state and local sales taxes, which could cost you as much as 10% per purchase. ...
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Candice Franklin struggled to sleep after coming face-to-face last week in a Cook County courtroom with the man she says raped, beat and left her for dead, the same man whom prosecutors say raped and killed four other women.
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Fantasy football picks for Week 3 include my calls on Devonta Freeman, Matthew Stafford, Frank Gore and more. #fantasyfootball  
Give you one guess which team has allowed seven passing touchdowns, the most in the NFL through two weeks.
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In the post-recession, tech- and data-driven world, companies are ignoring one of their most important competitive advantages.
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This fits a long-standing pattern of racial disparities in medical treatment.
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Chicago rapper Chief Keef's concert will be live broadcast Friday for $9.95.
After a summer of failed concert attempts, Chief Keef and his virtual counterpart are scheduled to take the stage Friday.
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As the summer of crowds draws to a close in Chicago, it's worth taking a look at how crowds are actually counted.
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    Associate Managing Editor / Entertainment, 1980 - present
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White Sox great Minnie Minoso dead at 90
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White Sox great Minnie Minoso died Sunday morning in Chicago at the age of 90.

Rapper Common’s recent Chicago activities
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Iconic Chicago rapper, film and TV star Common began his career with the moniker “Common Sense.” His philosophical and intuitive style has a

GM recalls 7.6 million more cars, mainly for ignition switch issues
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General Motors has expanded its ignition switch recall to encompass 7.6 million more U.S. vehicles made from 1997 to 2014.

Harrison Ford Rushed to Hospital During Filming of 'Star Wars: Episode V...
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The actor is receiving treatment at a local hospital for an ankle injury

Comedian Tracy Morgan seriously hurt in car crash
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The actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was seriously hurt in a road accident involving six or more vehicles on the New Jersey Turnpike early Sa

Newsbeat
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Ever wonder if you can listen to the news that *you* choose? On your way to work or while going home in the evening, wouldn’t it be wonderfu

Eminem, Skrillex, Kings of Leon among Lollapalooza headliners
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The lineup for Lollapalooza ’s 10th year Aug. 1-3 in Grant Park won’t be announced until next week, but industry sources confirm that the he

iHeartRadio – Internet Radio
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Listen to your favorite live radio stations or create your own with iHeartRadio, “the best streaming radio app” (CNET).iHeartRadio is the on

Cheryl Mayberry McKissack on how a 70-year-old company can think like a ...
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Cheryl Mayberry McKissack, COO of Johnson Publishing and president of JPC Digital, says the decades-old business doesn't lean on its history

For jazz lovers, a time to give thanks
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Chicago jazz listeners have a great deal to be grateful for this Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

Discounted Chicago Gourmet tickets on sale Black Friday
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Here's a way to shop for Christmas gifts on Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving) without leaving your house. Or putting on pants.

As It Happened: AP Wire Copy of the JFK Assassination
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Fifty years ago, mobile devices, Twitter, and Instagram didn't exist, but the basic technologies of transmitting voice, text, and image elec

Possible tornadoes top list of Sunday weather worries
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Chicagoans who slept through the rainy and stormy weather overnight likely won't be able to miss the second, stronger round that arrives Sun

Billy Goat Tavern owner fears displacement from massive redevelopment plan
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Billy Goat Tavern has been a fixture underneath North Michigan Avenue for almost 50 years and wants to remain there, regardless of whatever

Review: Exuberant sounds at Englewood Jazz Festival
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Several of the city's best jazz musicians converged on one of its toughest neighborhoods over the weekend for the 14th annual Englewood Jazz

All eyes on school projects this fall
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With university-related buildings and apartment high-rises leading the way, the fall architecture scene promises to be one of the most livel