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Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 22

9:08 AM CDT on July 22, 2016

    • Local Leaders Respond to GOP's Anti-Transit Platform (Crain's)
    • #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Arrested for Blocking Roadway in Lawndale (Tribune)
    • Tribune Endorses Proposal for Rapid Transit, Fare Integration on Metra Electric Line
    • Waukegan Woman Is 2nd Person Killed This Week by Driver on Sidewalk (Tribune)
    • Suspect Killed, Bike Cop Injured in Shootout by 18th St. Pedestrian Tunnel (Tribune)
    • Following Attack, Chicago's "Walking Man" Is Out of Hospital, in Good Spirits (Tribune)
    • Neighbors Support Zoning Change to Allow 197-Unit Tower by Wilson 'L' (DNA)
    • Seating Plaza Added as Part of Low-Line Market by Southport 'L' Stop (DNA)
    • Reilly Proposes Crackdown on Party Buses (Sun-Times)

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