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Extra Extra: CPS Missed Chance To Claim Financial Losses From Banks

By Rachel Cromidas in News on Jul 14, 2015 9:50PM

  • The woefully cash-strapped Chicago Public Schools has missed a chance to file claims against banks over its auction-rate bond deal losses, according to a Tribune investigation. [Chicago Tribune]

  • The Hot Doug's Atomic Pizza is becoming a permanent fixture at Piece, which had the item on its menu for a limited time for charity. We're starting to wonder if all these new Hot Doug's options are maybe overkill for the brand? [Chicago Tribune]

  • Peregrine falcons are being taken off of Illinois' list of threatened and endangered species after just 30 years listed as "threatened." [DNAinfo]

  • Johnny Oduya will not be resigning with the Blackhawks for another year, his agent says.[Chicago Tribune]

  • What's going to be "the next" Bloomingdale Trail? DNAinfo has identified six projects around the city that also have a rails-to-trails, elevated park ethos. [DNAinfo]
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