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By Chuck Sudo in News on Mar 16, 2011 10:00PM

  • Wayne Smith of the Far South side was charged with a sexually assaulting a woman he met on Facebook. It's his third such charge. [Tribune]
  • National Geographic's "60614: Life by the Tracks" is a must-read. [National Geographic]
  • Edward McClelland waxes what could have been if SIU President Glenn POshard was elected Governor in 1988 instead of George Ryan. [NBC Chicago]
  • AT&T is set to cap data usage for DSL customers and charge overage fees starting in May. [Chicago Breaking Business]
  • An early morning fire caused $800,000 in damage to a building in Evanston slated to become a clock museum. [Sun-Times]
  • A woman using the bathroom at a South side McDonald's was injured when the toilet she was sitting on broke. [Sun-Times]