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  • Brandon Weston stars in Public League debut, leads Morgan Park past Young in opening night showcase

    Morgan Park’s Adam Miller (44) works the ball down low as Whitney Young’s Tyler Beard (0) defends. | Allen Cunningham/For the Sun-Times It lived up to the hype. No. 2 Morgan Park vs. No. 3 Young, the most anticipated opening game in the history of Chicago high school basketball, had it all. It lived up to the hype. No. 2 Morgan Park vs. No. 3 Young, the most anticipated opening game in the history of Chicago high school basketball, had it all. DJ Steward flashed his Duke-bound dominance...

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  • One dead, two injured in two Baltimore shootings Sunday night

    Police say one man is dead and two others are injured in two separate shootings in Baltimore on Sunday night. Baltimore police wrote on Facebook that an unidentified man was shot and killed while in the 900 block of W. Franklin St. Officers responded to the scene at 8:07 p.m. for a report of a

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  • Open thread for night owls: Confronting broadband giants, cities and states fight for open internet

    Victor Pickard is an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication and author of America’s Battle for Media Democracy: The Triumph of Corporate Libertarianism and the Future of Media Reform. David Elliot Berman is a PhD candidate in Communication at the University of Pennsylvania. At The Conversation, they write—Cities and states take up the battle for an open internet: [

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