Sun-Times Romney-Ryan coverage package

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  • Lynn Sweet report on Mitt Romney tapping Rep. Paul Ryan as his vice presidential pick Saturday morning is HERE
  • Sweet will be reporting live from a Romney-Ryan rally in Manassas, Va. on Saturday afternoon
  • Text of Romney speech is HERE.
  • Text of Rep. Paul Ryan’s speech on being tapped as Mitt Romney’s running mate is HERE
  • Obama campaign react is HERE.
  • A photo gallery of the day’s events HERE
  • Video with actual speech highlights is HERE
  • Video of the announcement flub is HERE
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Raul Perez, 24, of Blue Island and Luis Gonzalez, 22, of Chicago, were arrested Sunday. They allegedly shot at police who tried to question them. One officer was hurt.
The FBI is searching for a man wanted in multiple bank holdups in the Loop every three to four weeks since September. In one instance, he had a gun.
The season continued slipping away Tuesday — and in embarrassing fashion. The Celtics ran up the score on the Bulls in a 124-97 victory.
There was a fairly large student section on hand for an early-season, weeknight game. About half of the students were wearing shirts that read “We want Savage.”
A fire occurred about 5 a.m. Sunday on the first floor of a two-story building at 1521 S. Linn White Drive, the Chicago Fire Department said. No one was reported hurt.