Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 20

  • During weekend protests, cops used bikes as weapons, protesters used them for barricades (FB, Block Club)
  • Video shows officer striking protester with SUV at demonstration near Lightfoot’s house (Sun-Times)
  • 2 Niles police officers killed after suspected drunk driver crashes into motorcycle club ride (WGN)
  • Pedestrian killed on 1-94 near 83rd during string of hit-and-run crashes (Sun-Times)
  • Hazel Crest man charged with DUI in fatal Dan Ryan crash (Sun-Times)
  • Man found dead on on ‘L’ train at Belmont stop, possibly of drug overdose (WBBM)
  • New mural and push for bike lanes to commemorate Issac Martinez, 13, killed on bike (WTTW)
  • CTA Prez Carter: We were right to fire bus drivers after fight, since they broke several rules (Sun-Times)
  • RTA, Pace begin study of express bus service along I-294 Tollway (Mass Transit)
  • Local bike shop owners discuss the difficulty in getting cycles, parts during bike boom (Herald News)

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