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CPS strike update: Chicago Teachers Union gets call of support from Joe Biden, will continue walkout Wednesday because 'we have not landed on just terms yet'

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Editorial: Meghan Markle seems miserable as a British duchess. She should come back to Chicago. (Prince Harry also welcome.)

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9-year-old boy — feet barely touching floor from his chair — hears judge explain murder charges brought against him in central Illinois fire that killed 5

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Column: Tom Brady to the Bears? An impossible dream or just what downbeat Chicago fans need?

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Will the Bulls make the playoffs? What's the injury situation? 5 storylines to watch on the eve of the season opener.

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CPS strike: Chicago Teachers Union wants class size caps. Are smaller classes worth the cost to taxpayers?

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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's budget plan seeks to avoid property tax hike with help from Springfield to close $838 million deficit

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Diplomat testifies to lawmakers in House impeachment inquiry that Trump linked Ukraine aid to a demand for investigations

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Illinois U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush asks 'what the hell is wrong with you?' after Trump tweets that impeachment inquiry is like a 'lynching'

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U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren on the picket line with Chicago teachers: 'Everyone in America should support you in this strike.'

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Russia's Putin, Turkey's Erdogan make deal to clear Kurdish fighters along entire Turkey-Syria border

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wins second term, though his Liberal party lost the majority

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Anonymous Trump official who wrote New York Times essay about resistance from inside the administration has a book coming out

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Former President Jimmy Carter hospitalized after another fall at his Georgia home

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2020 election schedule: Here's when the debates, primaries and conventions will happen

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Lori Loughlin faces new bribery charge in college admissions case

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The hole in the South Pole's ozone layer shrinks to its smallest since discovery — but it is more due to freakish Antarctic weather than pollution, NASA reported

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North Dakota lawmaker criticized for sharing debunked photo of Rep. Ilhan Omar and calling her 'an elected terrorist'

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U.S. troops leaving Syria can't stay in Iraq, the country's military says

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Some Democrats fear that Hillary Clinton will interfere with the 2020 race, but her spokesman says she's just 'feeling unconstrained about speaking her mind'

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Meet some of the richest people in the U.S., who are cheering for Democratic candidates pushing a wealth tax

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Who are the Democrats running for president and where do they stand on the issues?

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Who are the Republicans challenging Donald Trump in the 2020 primaries?

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Every top Democratic candidate for president wants to change criminal justice laws. Here's how they would do it.

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A Colorado mom sought donations for her dying daughter's 'bucket list.' Now she's charged in the 7-year-old's death.

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Trump blasts critics who pushed him not to host G-7 summit at his golf club: 'You people with this phony emoluments clause'

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Macy's to stop selling real fur by the end of fiscal year 2020

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Tornado slams densely populated area of Dallas; 4 killed in Arkansas and Oklahoma

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After student protests, 2 white UConn students arrested for shouting racial slur captured on video

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Trump viewed Ukraine as an adversary, not an ally, witnesses say

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Trump administration takes step to collect DNA samples from asylum-seekers

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Clusters of illness linked to CBD vapes share a 2nd connection — and users knew immediately something was wrong

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Police remove 3 kids, 245 animals from 'deplorable' Florida home

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Julian Castro says he needs $800,000 in 10 days or his campaign is over

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Amy Klobuchar tries to turn Democratic presidential debate spotlight into momentum

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Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu fails to form new coalition, plunging country deeper into uncertainty

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Trump defends Tulsi Gabbard against Hillary Clinton's claims, says Democrats think everyone opposed to them is a Russian agent

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Syrians pelt departing American military vehicles with potatoes as some U.S. troops to stay in the region to protect oil fields

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