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Tuesday at Manny’s Deli Remains a Tradition for Candidates

The famous South Side deli and cafeteria has been a must-stop for stumping candidates on Election Day for decades. The Illinos Primary stops were a topic of a minor controversy among Democrats.


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Chicago Mayoral Forum: Candidates Share Plans to Combat Rising Crime

Full coverage of the Chicago mayoral panel discussion on the issues heading into the Feb. 28 election. The panel was led by WBEZ radio in Chicago.


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UIC Faculty Strike Ends as Sides Agree on Contract

The UIC faculty and administration are working out final details on a contract that took nine months to negotiate. Classes could resume this week.


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Election Night Comes to a Bitter End for Bailey and His Supporters

Darren Bailey took his time at his election night party before finally conceding the race to Democratic incumbent JB Pritzker, keeping attendees waiting up to three hours.


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Election Preview: Pritzker vs. Bailey in the Illinois Governor’s Race

Democratic incumbent JB Pritzker and Republican challenger Darren Bailey are squaring off for Illinois governor on Nov. 8. Get to know the candidates and see how they're being searched online.


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Wicker Park Carjackings: The Fear of Going for a Ride 

Wicker Park carjackings have spiked tremendously in the past year, with four carjackings happening in the span of less than a week. Residents are concerned.


Chicago Sees Surge in Robberies During the Pandemic

Renata Wang, a sophomore at the University of Illinois at Chicago, boarded a plane to her home country of China two years ago and decided to continue her academic goals through online courses.