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Rod Blagojevich was not good in Little League

Taking the stand in his defense yesterday, Rod Blagojevich delved into an hours-long biography, filled with tales of triumph, tragedy, love, fashion, and the summer he warmed the bench for his Little League team. Also, he said he never tried to shake down U.S. rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. or Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a former congressman. […]

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Blago calls heavy hitters to the stand

Former governor Rod Blagojevich’s defense team is poised to call Mayor Emanuel and U.S. rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. to the stand as early as today. (Sun-Times) Roscoe Village’s Bleeding Heart Bakery is collecting donations for victims of this weekend’s storms in the midwest. (RoscoeView Journal) The Chicago Code may have had its swan song, but […]

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Hey, we’re all still here!

Well, the world didn’t end Saturday, and the seer who predicted it would happen (as he said it would in 1994) is searching for answers. (San Francisco Chronicle) But there was a massive tornado in Joplin, Missouri, Sunday, which killed 89 people and destroyed most of the town. (Kansas City Star/NY Times) A Chicago Streets […]