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    • Ald. Fioretti Alleges Red-Light Cameras Balance Budget on Backs of the Poor (DNA)
    • 91-Year-Old Woman Dies Christmas Day in Two-Car Crash on Northbrook Arterial (Tribune)
    • Illinois Police Campaigning in Final Drunk Driving Crackdown of 2014 (IDOT)
    • While Chicago Bicyclist and Pedestrian Fatalities Up, 72 Fewer Fatalities Statewide
    • Bike Messengers Work with Startup Shurpa to Pick Up Toys-For-Tots (DNA)
    • Minivan Driver Crashes into Bloomingdale Home That Hosted Party Night Before (Sun-Times)
    • Hinz's Christmas Wish List is For Federal Government to Fund CTA Red Line (Crain's)

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