SPORTS SHORTS: New Bulls addition — Mike Dunleavy, Jr. — was spotted hanging out at Hub 51 Wednesday night. … The Twins’ starting pitcher Pedro Hernandez enjoyed lunch with his family at Harry Caray’s on Kinzie. … Frank Vogel, head coach of the Indiana Pacers, dined at Tavern on Rush — as did the Hawks’ Bryan Bickell and Brandon Bollig, plus the Bulls’ Jimmy Butler.
Federal pandemic relief funding has papered over long-standing issues, but that money is set to run out in two years.
A letter from Democrats to President Biden calls for holding the 2024 convention in the Midwest to bolster the ‘blue wall’ states that reliably cast votes for the party’s ticket.
COPA is investigating how the officers handled guns seized on the street. The officers were stripped of their police powers last week, according to a police spokesperson.
The attempts to hobble the Torture Inquiry and Relief Commission, which has uncovered case after case of credible allegations of torture and has hundreds of cases still to investigate, should stop.
“Embiid has it wrapped up this year, in my opinion,” LaVine said during the Bulls’ shootaround Wednesday.