Chicago

Chicago (i/ʃˈkɑːɡ/ or /ʃˈkɔːɡ/) is the third most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwest. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago is the seat of Cook County.

Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; it also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, and ranked seventh in the world in the 2014 Global Cities Index.As of 2014, Chicago had the third largest gross metropolitan product in the United States at US$610.5 billion.

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Illness, injury and aging mean homes with accessibility are in great demand. But that doesn't ...

Elko Daily Free Press 27 Nov 2019
(Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune/TNS). Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune/TNS ... (Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune/TNS) ... The Gill family dog, Sadie, walks into Matthew Gill's bathroom, which features extra wide doorways and a vanity that he can wheel his chair into in their ADA-compliant home (Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune/TNS) ... _Custom-built vanity....
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Trump Tower Chicago is hemorrhaging money after ‘becoming synonymous with corruption, racism and misogyny’: report

Alternet 06 Nov 2019
Bashing Chicago is common among right-wing politicians and media figures, who associate the city with one of the objects of their hatred ... But journalist Bess Levin, in a Vanity Fair article published this week, gives another reason for Trump to resent Chicago. his Trump Tower Chicago has been losing money in a huge way....
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Feedback: Why Los Angeles theatergoers are so unhappy with the city’s stage scene

The Los Angeles Times 25 Oct 2019
Regarding Charles McNulty’s essay “Our Local Theater Lacks Direction, Leadership” [Oct. 20]. Los Angeles has excellent theater, but unlike New York it does not have a theater district ... The 700-seat Taper is too small for many productions ... audiences deserve better theater than just a set of touring productions, N.Y./Chicago imports and vanity projects ... ....
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Analysts have a few problems with that Trump 'chaos trades' article

Chicago Business 21 Oct 2019
Chicago-based CME Group, which operates and oversees the largest futures exchange in the world, ... The Vanity Fair story described Chicago pit traders concerned that people got inside information on “Trump or Beijing’s latest thinking” before taking the positions....
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House Dems Seek Probe Into “Suspicious” Stock Trades Following Trump Statements

truthout 19 Oct 2019
Two House Democrats on Friday urged federal agencies to investigate possible insider trading by President Donald Trump or members of his administration after a Vanity Fair story detailed several immensely profitable stock market bets that appeared suspiciously timed around Trump’s actions or statements ... According to Vanity Fair.....
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Democrats Request FBI Investigation Into Trump Insider Trading

Democratic Underground 19 Oct 2019
We write to urge you to investigate potentially unlawful behavior related to the trading of electronically traded futures contracts on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange in the last several months. On October 16, Vanity Fair reported on numerous instances in which individuals or ......
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Mysterious traders may have made $3.5 billion off stock bets timed to Trump's trade-war comments, Vanity Fair finds

The Times of India 18 Oct 2019
Those isolated trades have totaled to about $3.5 billion."There is definite hanky-panky going on," an unnamed "longtime" Chicago Mercantile Exchange trader told Vanity Fair.View Business Insider's homepage for more stories ... And according to a new Vanity Fair report, some traders may have been frontrunning new developments....
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Democrats demand federal investigation of ‘suspicious’ stock sales linked to Trump’s economy-shifting trade war moves

Alternet 18 Oct 2019
Two House Democrats on Friday urged federal agencies to investigate possible insider trading by President Donald Trump or members of his administration after a Vanity Fair story detailed several immensely profitable stock market bets that appeared suspiciously timed around Trump’s actions or statements ... According to Vanity Fair.....
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Reps Lieu and Rice Call For Investigation into Suspicious Futures Trading around Geopotical Events

Democratic Underground 18 Oct 2019
We write to urge you to investigate potentially unlawful behavior related to the trading of electronically traded futures contracts on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange in the last several months. On October 16, Vanity Fair reported on numerous instances in which individuals or ......
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Making Money from Trump Chaos

Political Wire 17 Oct 2019
Vanity Fair. “Traders in the Chicago pits have been watching these kinds of wagers with an increasing mixture of shock and awe since the start of the Trump presidency....
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Vanity Fair: The fantastically profitable mystery of the Trump chaos trades

Democratic Underground 17 Oct 2019
https.//www.vanityfair.com/news/2019/10/the-mystery-of-the-trump-chaos-trades?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=onsite-share&utm_brand=vanity-fair&utm_social-type=earned. In the last 10 minutes of trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on Friday, September 13, someone got very lucky....
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"THERE IS DEFINITE HANKY-PANKY GOING ON": the president's talk has made some traders billions

Democratic Underground 17 Oct 2019
https.//www.vanityfair.com/news/2019/10/the-mystery-of-the-trump-chaos-trades?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=onsite-share&utm_brand=vanity-fair&utm_social-type=earned. n the last 10 minutes of trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on Friday, September 13, someone got very lucky....
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