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Today’s Headlines for Monday, August 21

    • Danielle Palagi, Who Lost Leg in Truck-Bike Crash Last Year, Is Training for Triathlon (Tribune)
    • Obama Foundation Now Plans to Build Its Own 450-Spot Garage (DNA)
    • Teen Faces Reckless Homicide Charges After Alegedly Driving Over 100 MPH, Killing 2 (ABC)
    • Police Release Image of Suspect in Thursday's Red Line Shooting (Patch)
    • Evanston Cops Arrest Black 12-Year-Old Boy for Riding on Back of Bike That Ran a Red (Tribune)
    • Park District Breaks Ground on Next Phase of Lakefront Trail Separation Between 44th & 55th (DNA)
    • Homeless Coalition Close to Suing  the City Over Plan for Sidewalk Bike Lanes in Uptown (Tribune)

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