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Sprinklr : Target launches private food label Good and Gather in grocery push

TweetDeck : “This city brings up bad memories because this is where he passed.”

“Takes you back to an empty feeling.”

The #Angels are back in Arlington. The return drudged up emotions many had managed to suppress.…

SocialFlow : Rep. Pete King has stepped up and become the first and so far only -- House Republican to back an assault weapons ban.

SocialNewsDesk : GLOBAL WARMING? Iceland holds funeral for Okjokull glacier lost to climate change:

Sprout Social : LAWS STILL DO APPLY: Police are reminding Claws devotees, who coined the slogan Ain’t no laws when you’re drinking Claws, that laws do still apply regardless of the beverage that youre drinking.

Sprout Social : The governors aging Chicago offices got a $275,000 facelift paid for personally by Gov. Pritzker.

SocialFlow : Its not too early to start planning your fall adventures. Heres our guide for a trip to Indiana Dunes National Park.

Twitter Web App : A viral video has launched a Chicago-area native into the internet spotlight after he tried to save a sickly coyote.… : I’m not running away from anyone’: Ex-con who volunteers at Waukegan District 60 says felony charge for failing to update violent offender registration was ‘misunderstanding’

Buffer : #BlackBallerina captures both the joy of ballet and the heartbreak of discrimination with beauty and truth.…

Echobox Social : Its your last chance to see a movie in Millennium Park this summer: My Big Fat Greek Wedding screens on Tuesday.

SocialNewsDesk : .newsburrow talks with Olympic medalist Natasha Watley about empowering young girls for life and the return of softball to the summer games, plus much more on this weeks episode of Quest for Gold.

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SocialNewsDesk : Theyve played Lollapalooza, toured Europe and are native to Chicago. Post Animal comes to our PPG Paints Green Room.Hear what music they listen to on the road, favorite desserts & more.

iPhone : Richard Gere visited a rescue ship carrying over 100 migrants in the Mediterranean

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Hootsuite Inc. : Happy Hour is almost upon us #chicago! Grab a drink or choose one of these #bestbets: #chicagobestbets #cheers

Buffer : PHOTOS: A Game Of Thrones themed open house for the condo at 932 W. Margate Terrace is planned for Saturday.

Martin and a rotating crew of four other starving artist friends squeezed into the 3br Margate Terrace unit from 1971-1975.…

ctaUpdates : [Service Disruption] Green Line trains are standing at Central due to an injured customer. Crews working to restore service.

IFTTT : A conversation with Cong. Raja Krishnamoorthi tonight on Chicago Tonight@7!

TweetDeck : ICYMI:NYT Magazine marks the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved people arriving in the U.S. by launching the #1619Project, a collection of essays, poems, short stories, art and photography exploring how the legacy of slavery continues to shape the country.

Twitter Web App : Were rolling out new fitness center 💪membership packages & celebrating with a FREE FITNESS CENTER WEEK, starting September 3. For details, visit #WeMoveChicago

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Twitter Web App : Theres something for everyone in Chicago for a long, well-deserved holiday getaway. 🎆🎶🦞🎨 Heres our roundup of events, attractions & activities for Labor Day 2019:

TweetDeck : Asking tough questions as a @CBSChicago #MorningInsider:

How often do drugs wind up in an Uber or Lyft? What is a #ridesharedriver supposed to do? Are the #rideshare companies willing to provide drivers attorneys?… #uber #lyft #ubers #lyfts

iPhone : Update: Search suspended. 200+ officers were called out to Dolton to search for man involved in armed robbery. He is still out there but Mayor says pd believes he has breached perimeter.

iPhone : Steph Curry is scheduled to announce today, at Langston Golf Course in D.C., that he is sponsoring the creation of both men’s and women’s golf teams at Howard University.

It is the first time in decades that the school will have competitive golf teams.

Twitter Web App : Cook County States Attorneys Office says they intend to seek extradition for Gargiulo to face charges in the 1993 murder of Tricia Pacaccio. The so-called Hollywood Ripper was charged in her stabbing death in 2011. CBS Chicago

iPhone : #TongueOutTuesday is OPEN for photo entries. Kai demos
What? Contest for big tongues
Who? Goldens & frens ( all dogs)
How-to? Post pic below/in tweet
ADD: #TongueOutTuesday #GRC
Enter Early

#dogcelebration #CutenessOverload

SocialNewsDesk : Storms continue to track east ahead of a weak front. Isolated storms could create pea size hail. As dry air fills in behind the front and we lose daytime heating... thunderstorms taper off. CBS Chicago

iPhone : ⁦Joe Maddon⁩ nice drive at his Try Not To suck golf outing for his Respect 90 Foundation. ⁦CBS Chicago⁩ #MLB

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iPhone : Henceforth, this is how I plan to start every interview with a politician.

Dorothy Brown -- from Louisiana cottonfields, to executive of one of the world’s largest court systems. Polarizing, powerful, and prevailing, so far.

Full Story: CBS Chicago

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iPhone : CBS 2 EXCLUSIVE: Father Of Accused VA Hospital Gunman Says Of Son: Hes Sick... Hes Not A Terrorist…

Facebook : Has The City Of Chicago Made It Easier To Get Refunds For Overpaid Parking Tickets?…

Twitter Web App : Cubs optioned David Bote to Triple-A, likely to make room for Steve Cishek who can be activated tomorrow.

iPhone : Weather at North Ave. Beach will improve before noon but the staging area for the Chicago Air and Water Show is Gary. They’ll see bad weather longer. Show start time planned for 1pm and may end later than 3. Let’s go flying! CBS Chicago

Twitter Web App : Large police presence for a shooting incident involving an officer in Dolton. Sibley/Chicago

Updates to follow as info comes in

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Android : Update: Per NWS Chicago, weather conditions are expected to clear the area by early afternoon. The Air & Water Show is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. Stay tuned - the Show will be abbreviated but may run longer than the original end time of 3 p.m. #ChiAirandWater Chicago DCASE…

iPhone : Good morning all. #ChiAirandWater is NOT cancelled today although there may be delays.
For the safety of the pilots, any delays or changes are decided minute-by-minute so stay close to this Twitter and the Air & Water Facebook for updates.
North Avenue Beach

Android : Dont text and fly! - Jim Deshaies

For those who can hear Air and Water Show practice happening outside their office today and tomorrow, we get it ✈️

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Facebook : City says my check is in the mail. Let me know if your filled out a refund application and got your money back.…

iPhone : Train made it to Hegewisch where it will be sitting for another hour. So I got an Uber to my stop. Got in my car ... then a freight train. Cool

Twitter Web App : A year after we highlighted one of the most dangerous intersections in Illinois the state has installed a traffic signal and other safety measures CBS Chicago #gettingresults…

NWSBot : A line of showers and thunderstorms is moving east through southern Lee County and into western LaSalle County.

TweetCaster for Android : Got a few shots of the Air And Water Show today from my building with a telephoto lens.

iPhone : #Warrenville #WestChicago - new roadwork scheduled to start today on NB Rt 59. It’ll be down to 1 lane from Mack Rd to Willow Lane until mid-September. Then they’ll do the SB trip until mid-October.

iPhone : If you are a journalist who has been assaulted, arrested, seriously threatened or had your equipment seized or damaged in the course of covering a protest or demonstration, we want to hear about it. DM or email

TweetDeck : Started as an armed robbery at Dolton car dealership.

Gun/wallet stolen from dealership manager.

Shootout between responding officer and suspect.

One suspect shot

Other suspect is still on the run. Large search still happening.

Ofc. Injured but NOT by gunfire

Sprinklr : Last year, more than four million people relied on Title X for health care services, 41% of whom received services at Planned Parenthood, according to the health clinic

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SocialNewsDesk : CBSN NEW YORK NOW: Urban affairs expert Mark Peters discusses Officer Daniel Pantaleos firing. Watch now:

iPhone : FIVE STARS: This Uber driver found out her passenger was waiting until Christmas to get new clothes because she couldnt afford any. So, she dropped her off, went shopping, and came back with a huge surprise 😭

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Twitter Web App : When you think about somebody coming after your family, its pretty easy.

Amanda Clayton breaks down her epic fight scene from City On A Hill and explains what makes Boston unique.


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iPhone : I’m very angry that all of this had gone on for 26 years. Cook County knew better they knew that his DNA never should have been on my daughter. Tricia Pacaccios mother responds to Michael Gargiulos guilty verdict in California. CBS Chicago…

iPhone : Whaaat? Alligators can climb fences? 🐊😳

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iPhone : Bernard Harvey Jr is facing federal gun charges for shooting at the Jesse Brown VA Hospital Monday.

This is a booking photo from a previous arrest.

Family member tells me “Bernard has struggled with mental health challenges.”

CBS Chicago

TweetDeck : Fatal fire in an apartment building on the south side at 70th & Wabash. 1 adult male did not survive. 3 others transported to area hospitals.

Twitter Web App : Tragic. Only 36 years old. RIP Ced.…

TweetDeck : Arleta FATAL Officer Involved Shooting Family Disturbance A gun by the body of the deceased person in the alley 2 in custody from the home surrounding the shooting & 2 other guns in the backyard a pistol on a trash can & shotgun on the ground Investigation starting CBSLA Assignment Desk

iPhone : Getting down the block should be easier #access CBS Chicago

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iPhone : ALWAYS INVESTIGATING: After I exposed the Cook County Animal Abuser Registry created 3 years ago had never been used, not once, the Sheriff’s Office took action and is making changes.

I’m happy to report the registry is active and offenders are being added now.

CBS Chicago

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SocialNewsDesk : ⚠️ RECALL ALERT ⚠️ A brand of pig-ear dog treats are being recalled again due to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened nearly 130 people.

iPhone : Soul Train, the Electric Slide, and the Locomotion all in one 23-second video.

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Twitter Web App : Your daily reminder to not take anything for granted. 🌈

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iPhone : Chicago Police Commander Edward Wodnicki was allegedly traveling with his blue emergency lights on at speeds of 114 miles per hour last month, leading troopers on a high speed chase as he refused to stop. He finally pulled over near Chesterton, Indiana.

Twitter Web App : El hecho se registró el pasado viernes en la cuadra 3000 oeste de la avenida Armitage.…

Twitter Web App : How about a look back at the Chicago Air and Water Show-Saturday edition? Here are pictures I took from Oak Street Beach. WBBM Newsradio…

Android : 🔊Notorious internet troll, Anthony Rizzo.

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Android : I call on Donald J. Trump to resign today, August 19, 2019.

The Trump Youth aka “Proud Boys” are fucking idiots. The shame you should take from the embarrassment of those you represent is enough for this to be your #TimeToResign.

What the actual Fuck

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iPhone : Given the disinfection byproducts in tap water, Brita, PUR, Zerowater, and refrigerator water filters are put to the test:

iPhone : Need some good news? Doctors and scientists have finally found a way to cure Ebola. Heres how it works:

Twitter Web App : Please support Athletic Boosters and bring in donations this Friday at our Fall Athletic Community Night and during the morning on Saturday. Clean out the garage, closets, etc. and help support Lincoln-Way East Athletics. Info below:

iPhone : hi Hollister Co. it would be awesome if you had your curvy jeans in stores available for customers to try on, I didn’t know you had to order them to a store to try on🤭

Instagram : Come watch me peeps…

Twitter Web App : Univision Chicago was on site this afternoon at Sherlock interviewing Supt. Rudy Hernandez and Principal Mary Kassir for a preview on the schools ribbon cutting and grand opening!

Tune in today at 5 p.m. for more!

#ignite99 #ilumina99 #ignitED99 #weareSherlock #somossherlock