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President-elect Donald Trump pumps his fist, with running mate Mike Pence standing by, following a speech to his supporters after winning the election at  the Election Night Party at the Hilton Midtown Hotel in New York City on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. (J. Conrad Williams Jr./Newsday/TNS)

How Donald Trump won the White House and stunned the world

By Lesley Clark, David Goldstein and Anita Kumar | McClatchy Washington Bureau
November 9, 2016
Tammy Duckworth answers a question from the Chicago Tribune editorial board during a joint appearance with Mark Kirk on Oct. 3, 2016 at Tribune Tower in Chicago.  (Nancy Stone/ Chicago Tribune/TNS)

Duckworth claims victory over Kirk in Illinois Senate race

By Rick Pearson | Chicago Tribune
November 8, 2016
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a campaign rally at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center in Concord, N.C., on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016. (Diedra Laird/Charlotte Observer/TNS)

Trump sues to challenge early voting in Las Vegas area, which had big Latino turnout

By Evan Halper | Tribune Washington Bureau
November 8, 2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton shake hands on stage after the second debate between the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)

One day out, Clinton focuses on ground game, Trump on enthusiasm

By Ben Brody | Bloomberg News
November 7, 2016
Willis Tower and the Chicago skyline in November 2013. (Chicago Tribune)

Downstate limps along as job growth concentrates in northern Illinois

By Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz | Chicago Tribune
September 22, 2016
Spam is first cooked with maple syrup for a carmelized glaze that balances the saltiness, tehn tossed with kimchee and a spicy sauce for an up-all-night-and-we're-hungry fried rice. (Michael Tercha/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

College-cooking hacks will upgrade ramen, Spam, Tater Tots

By Joseph Hernandez | Chicago Tribune
September 3, 2016
Donald Trump supporters get fired up at a Trump rally at the Travis County Exposition Center on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 in Austin, Texas. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman/TNS)

Do immigrants who are in the US illegally commit more crimes?

By Franco Ordonez | McClatchy Washington Bureau
September 2, 2016
Michael Madigan and Bruce Rauner. (TNS)

Illinois’ pile of unpaid bills could hit record of $14 billion next summer

By Monique Garcia and Kim Geiger | Chicago Tribune
September 2, 2016
An emotional Dorothy Holmes, the mother of Ronald Johnson, speaks at a press conference on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, demanding that the dash cam video of her son being shot in the back by Chicago police last year be released to the public. (Phil Velasquez/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

92 deaths, 2,623 bullets: Tracking every Chicago police shooting over 6 years

By Jennifer Smith Richards, Angela Caputo, Todd Lighty and Jason Meisner | Chicago Tribune
August 26, 2016
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