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Campus hazing under scrutiny after US student dies

Added: 22.09.2017 18:48 | 8 views | 0 comments

September 23, 2017 1:48 AM
CHICAGO (AFP) - The governor of Louisiana on Friday (Sept 22) asked all state-run universities to review policies on hazing, alcohol and drug abuse, after a college student died under suspicious circumstances.


15 Must-See Installations at the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial

Added: 22.09.2017 18:13 | 5 views | 0 comments

With the 2017 Architecture Biennial in full swing and open to the public until January 7, 2017, we've scoured the galleries, halls and corridors of the Cultural Center to bring you our favorite fifteen installations. Documented through the lens of  and assembled by our Editorial Team on location, this selection intends to shed light on the breadth, scope and preoccupations of  – the largest architecture event in North America.


Illinois high court upholds former cop Peterson's murder conviction

Added: 22.09.2017 17:51 | 8 views | 0 comments

The Illinois Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the conviction of former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson for murdering his third wife.


Pat Riley raves about Dwyane Wade, but avoids all contract talk

Added: 22.09.2017 17:15 | 4 views | 0 comments

MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade is under contract with the Chicago Bulls, meaning other NBA clubs cannot openly talk about possibly signing him until he is a free agent. As such, Miami Heat President Pat Riley was cautious Friday when asked about Wade's future.


Names to Know at the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial: SO-IL

Added: 22.09.2017 15:33 | 2 views | 0 comments

Florian Idenburg and Jing Liu established their New York-based practice, SO-IL, in 2008; Ilias Papageorgiou joined as a partner in 2013.


Names to Know at the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial: Point Supreme

Added: 22.09.2017 15:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Greek architects Konstantinos Pantazis & Marianna Rentzou established Point Supreme nearly a decade ago in 2008.

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20-year sentence for man in attack on 94-year-old veteran

Added: 22.09.2017 11:18 | 2 views | 0 comments

A 20-year prison sentence was handed to a Chicago man who pleaded guilty to attacking a 94-year-old World War II veteran.


Group Therapy Is Saving Lives in Chicago

Added: 21.09.2017 23:31 | 2 views | 0 comments

Teaching kids to think slowly interrupts the cycle of violence that has bedeviled one of America’s most violent cities.

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US police fatally shoot deaf man despite neighbours' warnings

Added: 21.09.2017 22:43 | 11 views | 0 comments

September 22, 2017 5:43 AM
CHICAGO (AFP) - Police in Oklahoma came under intense scrutiny on Thursday (Sept 21) for fatally shooting a deaf man who failed to respond to their commands, even as neighbours were alerting officers of the man's disability.


"Strong Relationships Between Engineers and Architects": SOM at the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial

Added: 21.09.2017 20:11 | 1 views | 0 comments

An engineer should design a structure that an architect would be ashamed to cover up.

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