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Rod Blagojevich's Rise And Fall And Presidential Commutation, A Chicago Story
CHICAGO - Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was on the witness stand testifying in his own defense in federal court, chattering on in typical form and telling jurors about a 2002 fundraiser that was held for him at Yankee Stadium. "First time I me
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Autographs And No Apologies As Rod Blagojevich Returns Home: 'I Didn't Do The Things They Said I Did. They Lied On Me'
CHICAGO - With 20 minutes to spare, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich landed in Chicago the same day his 14-year prison sentence was commuted by President Donald Trump, signing autographs at O'Hare International Airport as he continued to insist o
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This Winter, A Flurry Of 5 New Chicago Writers And Their Fiction Debuts
CHICAGO - This month, next month - and probably long into the future - if you pay any attention at all to the Chicago literary landscape, you're going to need to acquaint yourself with a handful of fresh names. No fewer than five debut novels by Chic