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# chicago - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Ireland pay fitting tribute to Anthony Foley ahead of All Blacks clash
# Figure 8
From The42
# Figure 8

Ireland pay fitting tribute to Anthony Foley ahead of All Blacks clash

Nov 5th 2016, 8:17 PM 28,830 Views 9 Comments

In the build up to the game, All Blacks coach Steve Hansen also paid his respects to the Munster legend.

The42 Rugby Show from Chicago: how Ireland can make history today
# November Tests
From The42
# November Tests

The42 Rugby Show from Chicago: how Ireland can make history today

Nov 5th 2016, 7:30 PM 29,630 Views 21 Comments

Murray Kinsella was joined by Eddie O’Sullivan ahead of the clash with the All Blacks.

All Blacks clash is a little different to Robbie Henshaw's first Soldier Field visit
# Tiesto
From The42
# Tiesto

All Blacks clash is a little different to Robbie Henshaw's first Soldier Field visit

Nov 5th 2016, 7:00 AM 7,854 Views 2 Comments

The 23-year-old centre has been glad to have Jared Payne on his side this week.

# chicago - Friday 4 November, 2016

Ireland prop McGrath the victim of mistaken identity in Chicago
# Silly Season
From The42
# Silly Season

Ireland prop McGrath the victim of mistaken identity in Chicago

Nov 4th 2016, 7:10 AM 15,231 Views 6 Comments

Yesterday’s press conferences threw up some odd moments.

'You don’t want to be surviving. You want to be setting the impetus'
# Mindset
From The42
# Mindset

'You don’t want to be surviving. You want to be setting the impetus'

Nov 4th 2016, 6:45 AM 3,926 Views 0 Comments

Donnacha Ryan will be looking to lead from the front for Ireland tomorrow.

# chicago - Thursday 3 November, 2016

'80 minutes of hard work and smashing' Kiwis ahead for Ireland's back row
# The Usual
From The42
# The Usual

'80 minutes of hard work and smashing' Kiwis ahead for Ireland's back row

Nov 3rd 2016, 11:27 PM 5,071 Views 5 Comments

CJ Stander is ready to put in a big, big shift in Chicago.

Kearney's experience swung decision to restore fullback for All Black clash -- Schmidt
# In The Bank
From The42
# In The Bank

Kearney's experience swung decision to restore fullback for All Black clash -- Schmidt

Nov 3rd 2016, 9:04 PM 9,813 Views 27 Comments

Schmidt is also hopeful that the 21-year-olds on the bench don’t have to ‘chase shadows’ when they make their Test debut.

All Black star Beauden Barrett has fond memories of playing GAA in Meath
# Royal Roots
From The42
# Royal Roots

All Black star Beauden Barrett has fond memories of playing GAA in Meath

Nov 3rd 2016, 6:16 PM 11,690 Views 3 Comments

Apart from getting scolded for taking his shoes off.

'Natural footballer' Carbery ready to step up whenever he's called upon -- Murray
# One Giant Leap
From The42
# One Giant Leap

'Natural footballer' Carbery ready to step up whenever he's called upon -- Murray

Nov 3rd 2016, 6:00 AM 5,245 Views 3 Comments

Ireland’s scrum-half is confident the young 10 will be fit to hold his own against the best team in the world.

History! Chicago Cubs end 108-year drought in dramatic World Series Game 7
# Once In A Lifetime
From The42
# Once In A Lifetime

History! Chicago Cubs end 108-year drought in dramatic World Series Game 7

Nov 3rd 2016, 5:17 AM 8,380 Views 18 Comments

Baseball, bloody hell!

# chicago - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

The All Blacks are loose and laid back almost to the point of falling over
# No Worries
From The42
# No Worries

The All Blacks are loose and laid back almost to the point of falling over

Nov 2nd 2016, 12:13 AM 8,397 Views 4 Comments

The world champions are completely comfortable in their surroundings and they’ve earned the right to be that way.

# chicago - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

'We have to be perfect': Attack the only way to keep All Blacks off balance
# November Tests
From The42
# November Tests

'We have to be perfect': Attack the only way to keep All Blacks off balance

Nov 1st 2016, 7:00 AM 7,963 Views 20 Comments

Gordon D’Arcy feel he has been on the precipice of beating New Zealand three times only to fall short.

All Blacks 'proud' to see New Zealand native Jared Payne in Ireland's green
# Old Mates
From The42
# Old Mates

All Blacks 'proud' to see New Zealand native Jared Payne in Ireland's green

Nov 1st 2016, 6:30 AM 12,368 Views 13 Comments

Back row Jerome Kaino worked with the “very well prepared” Joe Schmidt at the Blues.

# chicago - Monday 31 October, 2016

O'Mahony and O'Brien among 7 left at home as trimmed Ireland squad goes to Chicago
# Missed Flight
From The42
# Missed Flight

O'Mahony and O'Brien among 7 left at home as trimmed Ireland squad goes to Chicago

Oct 31st 2016, 3:30 PM 42,009 Views 61 Comments

Paddy Jackson was unable to travel for personal reasons, so Joey Carbery is in line to play some role in Soldier Field.

# chicago - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Chicago, where more than a century of hurt weighs against Ireland and the Cubs
# Stateside
From The42
# Stateside

Chicago, where more than a century of hurt weighs against Ireland and the Cubs

Oct 30th 2016, 9:00 PM 11,540 Views 11 Comments

The odds are stacked against both sides, but we may have found the perfect place to go breaking unwanted records.

GAA across the pond: Aisling Gaels are leading the way
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

GAA across the pond: Aisling Gaels are leading the way

Oct 30th 2016, 12:00 PM 5,646 Views 1 Comment

Just eight years since their foundation, the Chicago club are making waves across the water.

# chicago - Friday 28 October, 2016

Dwayne Wade began his Bulls career in style at his Chicago homecoming last night
# This Is My Town
From The42
# This Is My Town

Dwayne Wade began his Bulls career in style at his Chicago homecoming last night

Oct 28th 2016, 9:01 AM 3,864 Views 1 Comment

After moving from Miami Heat, Wade tallied 22 points against the Celtics.

# chicago - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Farrell input can help Ireland take historic win over All Blacks - Lancaster
# The Optimist
From The42
# The Optimist

Farrell input can help Ireland take historic win over All Blacks - Lancaster

Oct 26th 2016, 2:52 PM 6,443 Views 5 Comments

And belief, lots of belief, says the man who beat the world champions in 2012.

'They are just 15 blokes on a field' - Heaslip hungry for shot at All Blacks
# History
From The42
# History

'They are just 15 blokes on a field' - Heaslip hungry for shot at All Blacks

Oct 26th 2016, 6:45 AM 5,486 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster number eight has played the Kiwis seven times, with some bitter memories.

# chicago - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Pro12 to continue 'very positive' USA expansion discussions
# New Frontiers
From The42
# New Frontiers

Pro12 to continue 'very positive' USA expansion discussions

Aug 24th 2016, 1:00 AM 7,308 Views 19 Comments

Managing director Martin Anayi is in favour of reducing the number of games in the league.

# chicago - Monday 16 May, 2016

Sinead O'Connor has been found safe and well
# Sinead O'Connor
# Sinead O'Connor

Sinead O'Connor has been found safe and well

May 16th 2016, 8:18 PM 125,296 Views 49 Comments

The singer had been reported missing after going for a bicycle ride yesterday morning in Wilmette, Illinois.

# chicago - Monday 2 May, 2016

American woman sues Starbucks over the proportion of ice in their iced drinks
# Best Served Cold
# Best Served Cold

American woman sues Starbucks over the proportion of ice in their iced drinks

May 2nd 2016, 10:03 PM 30,697 Views 0 Comments

She is seeking damages and restitution, potentially on behalf of anyone in America who’s bought an iced drink at Starbucks since 2006.

# chicago - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Irish people need to stop referring to Chicago as 'Chicargo' right now
# Chi City
From The Daily Edge
# Chi City

Irish people need to stop referring to Chicago as 'Chicargo' right now

Apr 13th 2016, 6:59 PM 10,397 Views 11 Comments

It’s so far from being right.

# chicago - Friday 1 April, 2016

Police investigating attempted murder filmed on smartphone
# Chicago
# Chicago

Police investigating attempted murder filmed on smartphone

Apr 1st 2016, 10:47 PM 14,652 Views 20 Comments

The shooting was apparently captured in real-time using Facebook Live.

# chicago - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Donald Trump has a lot to say about the 'organised thugs' interrupting his rallies
# Our Communist Friend
# Our Communist Friend

Donald Trump has a lot to say about the 'organised thugs' interrupting his rallies

Mar 13th 2016, 8:15 AM 15,953 Views 49 Comments

The Republican presidential candidate is threatening to press charges against demonstrators disrupting his campaign events.

# chicago - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Secret service agents jump on stage at Trump rally after scuffle
# Chaotic Scenes
# Chaotic Scenes

Secret service agents jump on stage at Trump rally after scuffle

Mar 12th 2016, 7:15 PM 51,100 Views 223 Comments

Yesterday the Republican presidential frontrunner cancelled a rally in Chicago due to a huge protest.

# chicago - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Ireland will face the All Blacks in Chicago this November
# Chi Town
From The42
# Chi Town

Ireland will face the All Blacks in Chicago this November

Feb 16th 2016, 5:24 PM 12,601 Views 22 Comments

The news was confirmed by the IRFU this evening.

# chicago - Saturday 13 February, 2016

You can rent 'Van Gogh's bedroom' on Airbnb for $10
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

You can rent 'Van Gogh's bedroom' on Airbnb for $10

Feb 13th 2016, 4:00 PM 18,872 Views 7 Comments

Step inside the seafoam green and blue room, as imagined by the revered painter.

# chicago - Friday 5 February, 2016

Six people found dead with 'signs of trauma' in family home
# Chicago
# Chicago

Six people found dead with 'signs of trauma' in family home

Feb 5th 2016, 2:13 PM 27,673 Views 5 Comments

Police are investigating after six bodies were discovered in a house on Chicago’s Southwest Side.

# chicago - Sunday 31 January, 2016

White police officer to sue estate of black teenager he shot dead
# Chicago
# Chicago

White police officer to sue estate of black teenager he shot dead

Jan 31st 2016, 8:04 AM 37,823 Views 38 Comments

Quintonio LeGrier’s family say there’s no reason why police should have opened fire when responding to a domestic disturbance at their home.

# chicago - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

'They’re capable of beating the All Blacks' - McCaw says Schmidt's Ireland must believe
# The Master
From The42
# The Master

'They’re capable of beating the All Blacks' - McCaw says Schmidt's Ireland must believe

Jan 20th 2016, 5:46 PM 15,155 Views 10 Comments

The retired former New Zealand captain enjoyed 14 wins from 14 against Ireland as a player.

# chicago - Friday 15 January, 2016

Video of police shooting shows teenager running from Chicago cops
# Broad Daylight
# Broad Daylight

Video of police shooting shows teenager running from Chicago cops

Jan 15th 2016, 8:19 AM 15,844 Views 29 Comments

The footage shows the 17-year-old running from police in broad daylight before falling dead in the street.

# chicago - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Chicago police officer pleads not guilty to murder of black teen who was shot 16 times
# Laquan Mcdonald
# Laquan Mcdonald

Chicago police officer pleads not guilty to murder of black teen who was shot 16 times

Dec 29th 2015, 5:38 PM 8,534 Views 11 Comments

The incident occurred in 2014 and led to protests in Chicago.

# chicago - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Woman (55) accidentally shot and killed by officer, say Chicago Police
# Day After Christmas
# Day After Christmas

Woman (55) accidentally shot and killed by officer, say Chicago Police

Dec 27th 2015, 7:44 AM 12,064 Views 13 Comments

Two people were fatally wounded as police responded to a call-out.

# chicago - Thursday 24 December, 2015

It's official: Loneliness makes us sick
# Lonely This Christmas
# Lonely This Christmas

It's official: Loneliness makes us sick

Dec 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 9,345 Views 14 Comments

It can make people more likely to die early.

# chicago - Friday 27 November, 2015

Chicago in shock after gang murder of nine-year-old boy lured into an alley and shot
# Tyshawn Lee
# Tyshawn Lee

Chicago in shock after gang murder of nine-year-old boy lured into an alley and shot

Nov 27th 2015, 6:24 PM 22,376 Views 0 Comments

It’s believed the killing was an attempt to get revenge on the child’s father.

# chicago - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times
# Chicago
# Chicago

'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times

Nov 25th 2015, 8:21 AM 25,245 Views 0 Comments

At the time of his death, police were responding to complaints about someone breaking into cars and stealing radios.

# chicago - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Police officer who shot teen 16 times charged with murder
# Shocking
# Shocking

Police officer who shot teen 16 times charged with murder

Nov 24th 2015, 5:19 PM 16,666 Views 0 Comments

The release of dashcam footage of the incident is expected tomorrow.

# chicago - Monday 23 November, 2015

Chicago "on the tipping point" as police get ready to release video of officer shooting black teenager 16 times

Chicago "on the tipping point" as police get ready to release video of officer shooting black teenager 16 times

Nov 23rd 2015, 6:24 PM 22,421 Views 64 Comments

Laquan McDonald was shot in October last year.

# chicago - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Police search for killers who executed nine-year-old
# SOUTH SIDE
# SOUTH SIDE

Police search for killers who executed nine-year-old

Nov 8th 2015, 7:00 AM 24,882 Views 17 Comments

US news reports say Chicago has recorded 421 homicides so far this year.