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By Margaret Lyons on Nov 8, 2007 12:43AM
"She-kaa-go's gat it."

More than 20 people were arrested at O'Hare today for having fraudulent security badges. Investigators discovered a suburban staffing agency told its employees, many of them illegal immigrants, that they needed ID to work at O'Hare, but that it didn't need to be legit.

Mayor Daley's "bothered" by police officers Tasering an 82-year-old woman.

A 10-year-old boy has an extremely rare form of anemia and will die unless a bone-marrow donor can be found. There's a donor drive Nov 10 at St Genevieve Church, 4835 W. Altgeld.

New CTA doomsday scheduled for January 20. Which means posturing and theatrics from everyone January 16–19.

A six-year-old girl was accidentally shot in the chest today when a friend of mother's was showing off his gun.

Those are some seriously shiny floors, Hateeecs2002