Thu04172014

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday In Chicago: Rev. Jesse Jackson, Otis Moss Jr. Discuss King Legacy

MLK Breakfast Jesse Jackson

CHICAGO -- On what would have been Martin Luther King Jr.'s 84th birthday, political and faith leaders gathered on the University of Illinois-Chicago campus on Tuesday to honor the civil rights pioneer's legacy and to discuss what King would have made of President Barack Obama's second inauguration, reports The Huffington Post...

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Man, 51, Killed in West Side Shooting

Crime Scene

LAWNDALE — DNAinfo.com reported that a man was fatally shot in the chest in North Lawndale Tuesday morning, police said....

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Chicago Public Schools Struggling to Find Subs

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Chicago Public Schools Struggling to Find Subs

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IDES Announces Office Closings

    (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security is closing seven offices and reducing staff by nearly 200 people.

    In a news release, the agency says the closings are happening in part because a somewhat improved economy has led to falling unemployment insurance claims.

    Employment Security Director Jay Rowell says that's the irony about the

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