Kanye West Attends Protest Calling For End To Chicago Public Schools' Contract With Chicago ...more_vert
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It is intended to protest the $33 million contract that Chicago Police has with Chicago ... Right now: #KanyeWest joins protestors in Chicago for a rally. ... to law enforcement for adolescent behavior,” organizers said in a news release.

Mayor Denounces Vigilanteism as Reports of Racial Tension, Harassment Resurfacemore_vert
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Racial tensions have run high in some parts of the South Side of Chicago for at least a century — and they're bubbling up again now. Residents of ...

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Emergency room . “The ER is for things you're extremely worried about,” says Dr. Timothy Korber, an emergency medicine physician at Fountain Valley ...

Ellis Hospital emergency room earns certified autism center designationmore_vert
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Anyone familiar with bringing a patient here to an emergency department who is on the spectrum, or treating them, knows there can be a fine edge ...

Tom Cotton’s Fascist Op-Edmore_vert
Tom Cotton’s Fascist Op-Edclose

How should opinion pages respond to the right’s authoritarian turn?

After motorist killed in high-speed police chase, mayor calls for review of pursuit policiesmore_vert
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The Chicago Police Department offered few details Thursday about a high-speed ... At an afternoon news conference with Mayor Lori Lightfoot, police ...

New York Times Says Senator’s Op-Ed Did Not Meet Standardsmore_vert
New York Times Says Senator’s Op-Ed Did Not Meet Standardsclose

After a staff uproar, The Times says the editing process was “rushed.” Senator Tom Cotton’s “Send In the Troops” essay is now under review.

Chinese Hackers Target Email Accounts of Biden Campaign Staff, Google Saysmore_vert
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The technology giant also confirmed reports that Iran had targeted President Trump’s campaign, underscoring the persistent threat of hackers in the 2020 election.

Mubadala to invest $1.2 billion in India’s Reliance Jio Platformsmore_vert
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Abu Dhabi-based sovereign firm Mubadala has become the latest investor in Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio Platforms, joining five American firms including Facebook and Silver Lake that have secured stakes in India’s biggest telecom operator at the height of a once-in-a-century global pandemic. Mubadala said it had agreed to invest $1.2 billion in Reliance Jio Platforms […]

After motorist killed in high-speed police chase, mayor calls for review of pursuit policiesmore_vert
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Edgewater woman, 37, killed when a police SUV sped through a red light and caused a three-vehicle wreck on the Northwest Side.

Large crowds turn out at suburban events to decry racism in aftermath of George Floyd’s deathmore_vert
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More than 400 protesters marched through the streets of Grayslake on Thursday afternoon, protesting racism and police actions in the deaths of African Americans in several recent tragedies nationwide.

At George Floyd Memorial, an Anguished Call for Changemore_vert
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Flanked by the family of Mr. Floyd, the Rev. Al Sharpton said, “It’s time to stand up and say, ‘Get your knee off our necks.’”

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagonmore_vert
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But what appeared to be an uneasy truce between the White House and military leaders did not mean the conflict was over.

‘The state needs to be all over this’: New federal data shows how COVID-19 is ripping through understaffed Illinois nursing homesmore_vert
‘The state needs to be all over this’: New federal data shows how COVID-19 is ripping through understaffed Illinois nursing homesclose

New federal data shows COVID-19 toll in Illinois nursing homes.

Police killing of George Floyd amplifies calls to remove school resource officers from Chicago public schools: ‘We don’t need more cops.’more_vert
Police killing of George Floyd amplifies calls to remove school resource officers from Chicago public schools: ‘We don’t need more cops.’close

Among the demands heard at protests this week is for CPS to nullify its $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department.

Unidentified Federal Police Prompt Fears Amid Protests in Washingtonmore_vert
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The Trump administration has deployed phalanxes of officers in riot gear and no identifiable markings to police demonstrations in the capital. Democrats want to know who they are.

Saints QB Drew Brees expounds on protest apology: 'I am sorry. And I will do better'more_vert
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New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees apologizes for hurting friends, teammates and others with protest comments, vows "to be part of the solution."

Jay-Z sends jet to fly Ahmaud Arbery's lawyers to Georgia hearing for his accused killersmore_vert
Jay-Z sends jet to fly Ahmaud Arbery's lawyers to Georgia hearing for his accused killersclose

Jay-Z came to the rescue of Ahmaud Arbery's lawyers Thursday, providing a jet to get them to a Georgia hearing for the men accused of killing him.

ER, urgent care or regular doctor — where should I take my child?more_vert
ER, urgent care or regular doctor — where should I take my child?close

Emergency room . “The ER is for things you're extremely worried about,” says Dr. Timothy Korber, an emergency medicine physician at Fountain Valley ...

How to Do Reparations Rightmore_vert
How to Do Reparations Rightclose

It’s time to tackle racial disparities.

Kanye West Attends Protest Calling For End To Chicago Public Schools' Contract With Chicago ...more_vert
Kanye West Attends Protest Calling For End To Chicago Public Schools' Contract With Chicago ...close

It is intended to protest the $33 million contract that Chicago Police has with Chicago ... Right now: #KanyeWest joins protestors in Chicago for a rally. ... to law enforcement for adolescent behavior,” organizers said in a news release.

Adapting to Change: How Conversational AI Delivers Opportunities in an Uncertain Worldmore_vert
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The world is already several months into what has been described as the greatest work from home experiment the world has ever seen. The Covid-19 pandemic will result in a seismic change in work and life culture. But while remote working may be one of the more obvious changes, it’s by no means the only one. People’s leisure and consumer habits have started to change, influenced by the adaptions they’ve had to make during the lockdown. Social distancing, long queues for food and movement restrictions, not to mention the worry of infection, is increasing people’s desire to do more online, at a distance.

How a City Besieged by the Virus Turned Out to Be Heardmore_vert
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New Yorkers who were dutifully shutting themselves in now feel liberated, showing up by the tens of thousands for the protests.

Live Coronavirus News Updatesmore_vert
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Doctors desperate to help patients early in the outbreak too often turned to antibiotics. The practice may have spurred resistance to lifesaving drugs as bacteria mutated, and doctors are seeking lessons.

Police killing of George Floyd amplifies calls to remove school resource officers from Chicago public schools: ‘We don’t need more cops.’more_vert
Police killing of George Floyd amplifies calls to remove school resource officers from Chicago public schools: ‘We don’t need more cops.’close

Among the demands heard at protests this week is for CPS to nullify its $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department.

Jay-Z sends jet to fly Ahmaud Arbery's lawyers to Georgia hearing for his accused killersmore_vert
Jay-Z sends jet to fly Ahmaud Arbery's lawyers to Georgia hearing for his accused killersclose

Jay-Z came to the rescue of Ahmaud Arbery's lawyers Thursday, providing a jet to get them to a Georgia hearing for the men accused of killing him.

Live Coronavirus News Updatesmore_vert
Live Coronavirus News Updatesclose

Doctors desperate to help patients early in the outbreak too often turned to antibiotics. The practice may have spurred resistance to lifesaving drugs as bacteria mutated, and doctors are seeking lessons.

New York Times Says Senator’s Op-Ed Did Not Meet Standardsmore_vert
New York Times Says Senator’s Op-Ed Did Not Meet Standardsclose

After a staff uproar, The Times says the editing process was “rushed.” Senator Tom Cotton’s “Send In the Troops” essay is now under review.