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Ask Geoffrey: Chicago Tribune – The Original Google?

Before search engines, a popular information service in Chicago offered answers.

Ask Geoffrey: Chicago Tribune – The Original Google?

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From the Archives: John Callaway Interviews Fred Rogers

At a time of great division in the U.S., a little bit of Mr. Rogers goes a long way.

From the Archives: John Callaway Interviews Fred Rogers

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12-Year-Old Boy is Helping the Homeless, Inspiring His Peers

Meet a young entrepreneur who is trying to inspire kids to give back to their communities.

12-Year-Old Boy is Helping the Homeless, Inspiring His Peers

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5 Smart Money Moves as 2019 Comes to a Close

It’s beginning to look a lot like tax season. Here are some smart year-end tax moves.

5 Smart Money Moves as 2019 Comes to a Close

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Newly Found Photos Show Breadth, Depth of Joseph Sterling

Sixty years ago, a young photography student aimed his camera at Chicago teens.

Newly Found Photos Show Breadth, Depth of Joseph Sterling

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The Evangelical Argument for Removing Trump from Office

A conversation with Mark Galli, editor-in-chief of Christianity Today.

The Evangelical Argument for Removing Trump from Office

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Holiday Cheer Takes Root at Poinsettia Farm in Woodstock

How a flame-red shrub became the unofficial houseplant of Christmas.

Holiday Cheer Takes Root at Poinsettia Farm in Woodstock

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Preckwinkle on Economic Development Plans for South Suburbs

Toni Preckwinkle has just entered her 10th year as president of the Cook County Board.

Preckwinkle on Economic Development Plans for South Suburbs

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12 Book Suggestions for Cozy Winter Nights

Winter reading suggestions from three book lovers.

12 Book Suggestions for Cozy Winter Nights

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How Rockford Greatly Improved its Homicide Clearance Rate

Rockford reimagines the role of its police department and is already seeing results.

How Rockford Greatly Improved its Homicide Clearance Rate

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60 Babies, 1 ‘Sunsuit’: A Tradition of Family Unity and Love

A baby outfit made by a nun in the Philippines in 1945 becomes a hand-me-down treasure.

60 Babies, 1 ‘Sunsuit’: A Tradition of Family Unity and Love

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Bears Face the Chiefs in Lackluster Soldier Field Finale

The Bears look for answers as their postseason hopes are dashed.

Bears Face the Chiefs in Lackluster Soldier Field Finale

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Council Rejects Recreational Pot Delay After Chaotic Meeting

The measure to stall recreational marijuana sales in Chicago was defeated Wednesday.

Council Rejects Recreational Pot Delay After Chaotic Meeting

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Cook County Jail Inmates Turn Vegetable Oil into Diesel Fuel

A small group of detainees are learning how to make biodiesel fuel from old cooking oil.

Cook County Jail Inmates Turn Vegetable Oil into Diesel Fuel

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Top News Stories from 2019: The Year in Review

A new mayor. A teachers strike. And more top stories of the year from “Chicago Tonight.”

Top News Stories from 2019: The Year in Review

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As State Rethinks Isolation Rooms, Some Parents Urge Caution

The Illinois State Board of Education is in the process of rewriting rules for timeouts.

As State Rethinks Isolation Rooms, Some Parents Urge Caution

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City Council Committee Votes to Delay Recreational Pot Sales

Ald. Jason Ervin, chairman of the Chicago Aldermanic Black Caucus, joins us in discussion.

City Council Committee Votes to Delay Recreational Pot Sales

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Bus Driver Fired After Striking Cyclist Racked Up Overtime

Records show that one former bus driver worked a huge number of overtime hours in 2019.

Bus Driver Fired After Striking Cyclist Racked Up Overtime

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What an Impeachment Trial in the Senate Might Look Like

The House is expected to vote to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday. Then what?

What an Impeachment Trial in the Senate Might Look Like

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New Collection of Climate Fiction Explores the World in 2040

How climate change could impact the world in 20 years. We explore the book “2040 A.D.”

New Collection of Climate Fiction Explores the World in 2040