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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Are Trump and his ilk manipulating the markets for personal gain? Investigative business reporter William ...

Alternet 26 Jan 2020
In a series of articles for Vanity Fair, investigative reporter and author William Cohan has asserted that Donald Trump and his inner circle appear to be manipulating the stock market for their own personal financial gain ... I’ve written three pieces for Vanity Fair about the trading and the E-mini market in the Chicago Mercantile Exchange....
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#MeToo Prosecutors Deploy Experts Early to Thwart Harvey Weinstein Defense

NBCBayArea 21 Jan 2020
Weinstein’s lead lawyer, former Chicago prosecutor Donna Rotunno, said in a pretrial interview with Vanity Fair that while some women might have regretted having sex with the former producer, “regret sex is not rape.” ... Rotunno, in Vanity Fair, said the #MeToo movement had gone too far....
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Prosecutors to deploy sex crimes expert against Weinstein defense

The Paducah Sun 21 Jan 2020
New York City prosecutors intend to counter with a strategy that's taken hold since the 2018 retrial of comedian Bill Cosby ... Weinstein's lead lawyer, former Chicago prosecutor Donna Rotunno, said in a pretrial interview with Vanity Fair that while some women might have regretted having sex with the former producer, "regret sex is not rape." ... ....
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#MeToo prosecutors deploy experts early to thwart defense

Columbia Missourian 21 Jan 2020
Barbara Ziv ... “Miss you big guy,” said one note ... Weinstein’s lead lawyer, former Chicago prosecutor Donna Rotunno, said in a pretrial interview with Vanity Fair that while some women might have regretted having sex with the former producer, “regret sex is not rape.” ... Rotunno, in Vanity Fair, said the #MeToo movement had gone too far ... ....
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Prosecutors to use expert to counter Harvey Weinstein’s claims of consensual sex

Belfast Telegraph 20 Jan 2020
“Miss you big guy,” said one note ... “I think that makes sense ... Weinstein’s lead lawyer, former Chicago prosecutor Donna Rotunno, said in a pretrial interview with Vanity Fair that while some women might have regretted having sex with the former producer, “regret sex is not rape” ... Ms Rotunno, in Vanity Fair, said the #MeToo movement had gone too far ... PA....
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#MeToo prosecutors deploy experts early to thwart Weinstein defense

The Post-Standard 20 Jan 2020
Today 7.44 AM ... 6, 2020 ... By The Associated Press ... Barbara Ziv ... Weinstein’s lead lawyer, former Chicago prosecutor Donna Rotunno, said in a pretrial interview with Vanity Fair that while some women might have regretted having sex with the former producer, “regret sex is not rape.” ... Rotunno, in Vanity Fair, said the #MeToo movement had gone too far ... ....
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Robert Downey Jr's first post-Avengers movie 'Dolittle' is getting panned

AOL 16 Jan 2020
As Tony Stark, Robert Downey Jr could do no wrong... but as Doctor Dolittle, he's getting an absolute pasting. RDJ's first post-Avengers role is not going down well among critics, who have taken it apart mercilessly ... Notes Vulture ... Veteran critic Richard Roeper in the Chicago Sun-Times simply pleaded ... That said, Vanity Fair was much kinder ... READ MORE....
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Remembering Rose Marie’s Nine Decades in Show Business

Vanity Fair 29 Dec 2017
When she was 10 years old, as she recently told Vanity Fair, Marie was performing at Chicago’s Palace Theatre when she was told that a man wanted to see her ... who with his partner Sam Denoff wrote some of the series’ most beloved episodes, told Vanity Fair Friday....
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Sold as South Loop boon, Wintrust Arena parking ban hurting business

Chicago Sun-Times 14 Dec 2017
The arena may become popular in the long run, but right now, half of Chicago doesn’t know it exists, and this parking ban has proven a hindrance to small businesses in an area still struggling,” Fields added ... Critics had called it a vanity project, accusing Mayor Rahm Emanuel of misplaced priorities....
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Donald Trump Refuses To Believe One Of His Most Valuable Possessions Is Clearly Fake

Good 26 Oct 2017
Now it’s become clear that he’s been telling himself — and others — that a Renoir painting on his wall is real, despite the claims of the Art Institute of Chicago. Speaking to Vanity Fair’s “Inside the Hive... I grew up in Chicago....
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'Fake art' - Trump 'boasts he has original Renoir' - but Chicago gallery insists it is hanging on their walls

Irish Independent 20 Oct 2017
Donald Trump reportedly claims to own an original Renoir painting - despite a gallery in Chicago insisting there is only one real version of the Two Sisters artwork and it's hanging on their walls ... “You know, that’s an original Renoir,” Mr O'Brien says he was told by the businessman, recounting the meeting on Vanity Fair’s “Inside the Hive” podcast....
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'Fake art': Donald Trump 'boasts he has original Renoir' - but Chicago gallery says it's ...

The Daily Telegraph 20 Oct 2017
Donald Trump reportedly claims to own an original Renoir painting - despite a gallery in Chicago insisting there is only one real version of the Two Sisters artwork and it's hanging on their walls ... “You know, that’s an original Renoir,” Mr O'Brien says he was told by the businessman, recounting the meeting on Vanity Fair’s “Inside the Hive” podcast....
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Trump biographer, Chicago Art Institute say Trump Renoir painting not real

CNN 19 Oct 2017
But according to Trump biographer Tim O'Brien -- and the Art Institute of Chicago -- that may be fake news. In an interview with Vanity Fair's "Inside the Hive" podcast earlier this week, O'Brien -- a Chicago native -- recounted talking to Trump years ago while on the businessman's private jet....
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