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Tweedy family finds meaning in music

chicagotribune.com — After drumming - and drumming well - on Mavis Staples' "One True Vine" album last year that was produced by his father, Wilco founder Jeff Tweedy, Spencer Tweedy might've been justified in feeling confident about future family collaborations.

Tribune Media prepares for stock exchange listing

chicagotribune.com — Tribune Media Co. has filed registration documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission in preparation for listing its stock on a major exchange. The initial Form 10 filing, which appeared on the SEC website Monday, contains financial statements, ownership information and strategic plans for the Chicago-based media company, as it prepares to become a fully publicly-traded company.
Sep 22, 2014

RT @margotroosevelt: News biz may be troubled but not Tribune CEO Liguori who made about $8.8 M last yr ow.ly/BNuqv #LATimes #executivepay #journalism

Sep 22, 2014

RT @margotroosevelt: News biz may be troubled but not Tribune CEO Liguori who made about $8.8 M last yr ow.ly/BNuqv #LATimes #executivepay #journalism

Sep 22, 2014

News biz may be troubled but not Tribune CEO Liguori who made about $8.8 M last yr ow.ly/BNuqv #LATimes #executivepay #journalism

Bears promote LB Terrell Manning from practice squad before Jets game

chicagotribune.com — EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.-The Chicago Bears continued to turn over the bottom part of their roster Monday afternoon before kickoff with the New York Jets, this time a sign wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery are healed up. According to a league source, the team promoted linebacker Terrell Manning from the practice squad to the 53-man roster.
Sep 22, 2014

RT @BradBiggs: With WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery healed, not a surprise #Bears made a move at position. The details http://t.co/vh…

Sep 22, 2014

With WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery healed, not a surprise #Bears made a move at position. The details trib.in/ZDqf3p

Travis Wood admits he had bad season.

chicagotribune.com — The Chicago Cubs are in the midst of exit interviews with players, but left-hander Travis Wood gave an accurate and blunt assessment of his 2014 season following an 8-0 loss Monday night to the St. Louis Cardinals.

Week 3 photos: Bears at Jets

chicagotribune.com — All the action from MetLife Stadium.

Good timing for Mundy's big moment

chicagotribune.com — EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Ryan Mundy's 45-yard interception return for a touchdown in the first quarter padded one of the Bears' finest statistical accomplishments in recent history. It was their 18th interception return for a touchdown since 2011, which leads the NFL. The Buccaneers have the second most with 10.

U.S. begins airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria

Blackhawks scrimmage at the United Center

chicagotribune.com — All the action from Monday's scrimmage at the United Center.

Blackhawks alter 'Shoot the Puck' format

chicagotribune.com — The Chicago Blackhakws have new guidelines for the "Shoot the Puck" segment between periods of games at the United Center. The organization previously came under fire when the team's organist played "The Stripper" when a female contestant -- always shooting second -- made an attempt.

U.S. begins airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria

chicagotribune.com — The United States and partner nations are carrying out the first airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria, the Pentagon said on Monday, in ongoing operations that mark the opening of a new, far more complicated front in battle against the militants. "I can confirm that U.S.

Positive Obamacare news, spun for the GOP

chicagotribune.com — So far one of the most maddening aspects of Obamacare is the law's stubborn refusal to irreparably destroy America. We were promised malevolent death panels, grandmothers expiring while waiting in blockslong lines outside hospitals and the complete collapse of our way of life. Instead, we're stuck with headlines like these: "Uninsured rate plummets under Obamacare."
Sep 22, 2014

The most maddening aspect of Obamacare is the law's stubborn refusal to irreparably destroy America. I explain: chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/h…