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Police had contact with Pa. confessed killer 40 times in 6 years ...
A source said DiNardo returned to campus seeking to re-enroll last fall but had some verbal encounters with students and staff. Campus police contacted ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Quickly - Post-Tribune
... advisers about his power to pardon aides, family members and even himself in connection with the Russia probe, according to a person familiar with the effort.

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Talk of the County - Lake County News-Sun
Breaking news from the lamestream media — We have found out from an anonymous source who put a camera in Donald Trump's shower head that he was ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Break-in reported at office of GOP senator considered swing vote in ...
A "threatening note" was also left at the office after the break-in, according to 8 News Now, based on an anonymous source. Las Vegas police would not confirm  ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Hampton Creek's entire board is said to leave except for CEO ...
Tetrick is now the only remaining board member, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private. Departures include Bon ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Grandmother of 2 kids shot with dad: 'They are going to be ...
“It's too close,” the older woman said, who asked that her name not be used. “ Anybody's child could have been out there. There's snowballs, there's candy.

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


2 children, dad shot getting snow cones after camp near Columbus ...
"All I know was I heard shots and I grabbed the kids and threw them in the car," said the vendor, the mother of a 6-year-old, who asked that her name not be used  ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Walgreens closing stores in Matteson, Richton Park - Daily Southtown
... Road in Palos Hills. "I think they were on the phone," said an employee, who asked to remain anonymous. Nobody was seriously injured in the crash, he said.

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Person shot by police during traffic stop on Northwest Side ...
A woman who did not want to be identified stood outside her home with her adult son near the crime scene. She woke her son up after hearing the gunshots.

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


'It was like the Wild West': Chicago police officer shot in leg ...
“It was like the Wild West,” said the man, who did not want to be identified by name. A taquero closed down their outdoor grill during the shooting and did not ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Despite uptick in shootings, Englewood family feels sense of ...
Nearby, a man who did not want to be identified used a broom to clean up shattered glass from his front doorstep. The damage was caused by the gunshots , ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Trump ends covert CIA program to arm anti-Assad Syrian rebels, a ...
"This is a momentous decision," said a current official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss a covert program. "Putin won in Syria." The decision ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


State Department suspends yet another fellowship program ...
"Really this is an inefficiency," said the student who requested anonymity. "You're losing out on all of this highly qualified talent that the government has already ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


Tillerson to shutter State Department war crimes office - Chicago ...
One senior State Department official, speaking on background, said it was "pure speculation on someone's part" that the war crimes office was closing. But the ...

Chicago Tribune — July 22, 2017


All deaths not equal when it comes to Republicans pursuing ...
“They're gonna use Kate Steinle's picture in a Willie Horton-style√ ad,” a House Democratic aide told The Hill newspaper. The slayings of Bianca Roberson and ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


House Democrats stall Russia sanctions bill aimed at restraining ...
But a Senate Democratic aide disputed that idea, saying House Democrats, led by Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., during negotiations, were made aware of ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Lawmakers intend to question Trump campaign chairman - Chicago ...
A person close to Manafort said that he hasn't yet received a letter from the Senate Judiciary Committee about a possible interview. The person spoke on ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Sprint chairman is said to seek investments from Buffett, Malone ...
... Son held talks with billionaires Warren Buffett and John Malone about investing in the wireless company, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


AP source: Knicks, Rockets talking, no Anthony deal imminent ...
The teams continue to talk about a trade but no deal is imminent, said a person familiar with the situation. The person said Anthony has told the Knicks he would  ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


AT&T is said to plan major organizational changes after TimeWarner ...
... a pair of CEOs who will independently manage the company's telecommunications and media businesses, according to people familiar with the matter.

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


LeBron James-backed Blaze Pizza said to be near stake sale ...
... firm over selling a significant minority stake in the company, said the people, who asked not to be identified because they weren't authorized to speak publicly.

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Naperville Jaycees to spend $200,000 for Wi-Fi park naming rights ...
The smart park has another major donor, who has asked to remain anonymous, and several other sponsors plan to donate amounts ranging from $10,000 to ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Man shot Monday morning on South Side is identified - Chicago ...
A neighbor, who did not want to be identified for fear of retaliation, said she saw multiple shooters. Photos showed police gathered around the victim's body, ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Man killed in Brighton Park rifle shooting: 'Who was he here with ...
A woman, who did not want to be identified, stopped by the crime scene after coming home from dinner. She feared a child could have been shot, because she  ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


3 killed in South Side shootings, 8 others wounded, including ...
A neighbor, who did not want to be identified for fear of retaliation, said she saw multiple shooters. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Wounded congressman Steve Scalise out of intensive care, remains ...
The official spoke on condition of anonymity to freely discuss Scalise's condition. Scalise and four other people were injured June 14 when a gunman opened ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Pennsylvania cousins' lives escalate from petty crimes to 4 alleged ...
... aware of the contents of the letter said, speaking to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to publicly discuss it.

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


White House weighs dramatically expanding DHS powers to ...
This official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because no final decisions have been made, said immigrant rights groups take advantage of existing laws to  ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed in drone strike, U.S. ...
A U.S. official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss details about the attack, said the strike targeted a meeting and that U.S. forces had not been ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


2 German tourists fatally stabbed in attack on women at Egyptian ...
The witness, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, added that he had an encounter with the suspect and that the man told him to stay away from him ...

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Trump's legal team faces tensions — and a client who often takes ...
... a half dozen people with knowledge of the internal dynamics and ongoing interactions, who requested anonymity to speak candidly about a sensitive matter .

Chicago Tribune — July 15, 2017


Documents link Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky to FSB spy ...
... Kaspersky's American-based employees were engaging in intelligence activities, said a U.S. government official, who declined to be identified because of the ...

Chicago Tribune — July 9, 2017


Illinois Capitol reopens after lockdown, no hazardous materials found
The governor was not in the building at the time of the lockdown, a source said. Rauner was on his way back from the funeral for Illinois State Police Trooper ...

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


GOP plans health care push before August recess - Chicago Tribune
McConnell could ask Cruz to speak to Republican senators as soon as Tuesday, according to a person familiar with his strategy. Cruz has often talked about his ...

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


Root beer floats, fireflies and other summer checklist items - Chicago ...
Play bocce ball, croquet and golf. Go for ice cream. Evening swim. Concert in the park. Tent in the backyard. — A reader who asked that her name not be used.

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


At least 14 killed in gunfight in drug-plagued northern Mexico state ...
The woman, who declined to give her name because she was afraid, said that some residents, including her brother, fled into the surrounding forest. Gabriela ...

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


You can now snort chocolate - Chicago Tribune
(He declined to give his last name, he said, because "I don't want people bugging me for all the wrong reasons.") "There's definitely a buzz going around about ...

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


CTA workers duck when shots fired in Uptown: 'I wish I had my gun ...
Another woman, who did not want to be identified, sat with a man from Truman College as they talked about the shooting. She said she was on her phone when  ...

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


Kyle Lowry announces he's staying with Toronto - Chicago Tribune
Ibaka agreed to terms on a three-year contract worth $65 million, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told AP, speaking on condition of anonymity ...

Chicago Tribune — July 8, 2017


Bulls waive Rajon Rondo and Isaiah Canaan, re-sign Cristiano Felicio
Now, it's all about players such as Kris Dunn, Cameron Payne and center Cristiano Felicio, whom a source said the Bulls re-signed for four years and $32 million ...

Chicago Tribune — July 3, 2017


Unafraid of Trump, GOP senators feel free to 'go their own way ...
... super PAC said Tuesday that it would pull the spots after Heller said he was open to further negotiations, according to two people familiar with the decision.

Chicago Tribune — July 3, 2017


Trump son-in-law Kushner said to have once tried to buy National ...
The deal ultimately fell through because of weak advertising revenue at the time, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the matter was private.

Chicago Tribune — July 3, 2017


A Time magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf clubs ...
It had been added after Trump bought the course in 2014, said the employees, who spoke to The Post on the condition of anonymity because they were not ...

Chicago Tribune — July 3, 2017


US ship sails near disputed island, raising China's hackles ...
A U.S. defense official, who was not authorized to speak by name and requested anonymity, said the Stethem conducted a routine "right of innocent passage" ...

Chicago Tribune — July 3, 2017


Northwestern lands commitment from 2018 guard Jordan Lathon ...
Northwestern to announce new assistant: A source said Northwestern will announce as early as Monday that Billy Donlon has joined Collins' staff, replacing Pat ...

Chicago Tribune — July 1, 2017


Suspect in killing of Muslim teen had been accused of a previous ...
The woman told the hospital staff she did not want the incident or any of her claims reported to police, according to a person familiar with the investigation.

Chicago Tribune — July 1, 2017


FBI has questioned Trump campaign adviser Carter Page at length ...
... about allegations that he may have acted as a kind of go-between for Russia and the Trump campaign, according to a person familiar with Page's account.

Chicago Tribune — July 1, 2017


Immigrant women fear deportation under Trump if they report ...
"Even going to the courthouse was extremely fearful, with the president making all of these threats," said the woman, who asked that her name not be used.

Chicago Tribune — July 1, 2017


Citing conflicts, Lake County judges bow out of alleged puppy mill ...
One of the French bulldogs recently had a litter of puppies bringing the total number of dogs to 79, according to a source who asked to remain anonymous.

Chicago Tribune — July 1, 2017


Vandals smash more than a dozen mailboxes in far southwest ...
"It is what it is," said the homeowner, who declined to be identified. "What are you going to do? Kids are going to be kids. You've got to pick your battles, and this ...

Chicago Tribune — July 1, 2017


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