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Ramsey Lewis obituary
American jazz pianist whose influence stretched from Britfunk groups in the 1970s to modern performers such as Mariah Carey

Garth Cartwright

28, Sep, 2022 @4:26 PM

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Revealed: the ‘shocking’ levels of toxic lead in Chicago tap water
Tests performed for thousands of Chicago residents found lead, a neurotoxic metal, in amounts far exceeding the federal standards

Erin McCormick, Aliya Uteuova and Taylor Moore with photographs by Jamie Kelter Davis

21, Sep, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Washington DC declares emergency over migrants bussed in by Republican governors
Texas and Arizona leaders have sent thousands of refugees to the US capital to register anger over Biden’s border policy

Nina Lakhani in New York

08, Sep, 2022 @6:21 PM

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‘They are human beings’: Chicago mayor welcomes migrants bussed by Texas
Lori Lightfoot offers ‘open arms’ as Governor Greg Abbott escalates political stunt of sending asylum seekers to Democratic-led cities

Ed Pilkington in New York

02, Sep, 2022 @2:51 PM

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Monkeypox cases appear to be declining in some large US cities
Experts say the trend in New York, Chicago and San Francisco appears to be linked to immunity and behavior changes

Guardian staff and agencies

26, Aug, 2022 @9:23 PM

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‘It should have been celebrated’: the fight to save a thriving Black school
In Let the Little Light Shine, a high-achieving Black school in Chicago’s South Side fights the tide of gentrification

Adrian Horton

15, Aug, 2022 @4:04 PM

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In the modern NFL, $2.2bn won’t stop the Chicago Bears’ flight to the suburbs
The city’s mayor unveiled ambitious plans to renovate historic Soldier Field. But Bears ownership sees better commercial opportunities elsewhere

Melissa Jacobs

26, Jul, 2022 @9:24 AM

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Highland Park suspect’s father to be investigated for signing gun application
Crimo Jr denies any responsibility for the attack, saying ‘I had no – not an inkling, warning – that this was going to happen’

Gloria Oladipo

07, Jul, 2022 @5:04 PM

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Highland Park shooting: suspect considered attacking another parade
Police on Wednesday also identified the seventh shooting victim in the July 4 mass killing as Eduardo Uvaldo, 69

Guardian staff and agencies

07, Jul, 2022 @6:43 AM

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Highland Park shooting: appeal raises $2m for toddler who lost both parents
Two-year-old Aiden McCarthy was found wandering alone but has since been reunited with his grandparents

Guardian staff

06, Jul, 2022 @3:10 PM

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Highland Park shooting death toll rises to seven as details of victims emerge
Shooting injured dozens as dead include grandfather Nicolás Toledo, teacher Jacki Sundheim and financial broker Steve Straus

Guardian staff

06, Jul, 2022 @2:29 AM

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Highland Park shooting death toll rises to seven with 46 injured – as it happened
Suspect pre-planned Fourth of July parade attack and wore ‘women’s clothing’, police say

Chris Stein

05, Jul, 2022 @8:59 PM

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