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Illinois News: CHICAGO, Father and Son Among 18 Defendants Charged in Federal Investigation into Cocaine Delivery Service in Chicago Area

CHICAGO, Is. — A father and son are among 18 individuals facing criminal charges as part of a federal investigation into cocaine trafficking in the Chicago area. During the multi-year investigation, dubbed “Operation Flawed Deal,” law enforcement seized multiple bank accounts, more than a kilogram of cocaine, a Mercedes G63 sport-utility vehicle, and two handguns, … Continue reading Illinois News: CHICAGO, Father and Son Among 18 Defendants Charged in Federal Investigation into Cocaine Delivery Service in Chicago Area

Illinois News: CHICAGO, DR. PAUL MADISON, Federal Jury Convicts Chicago Doctor on Fraud Charges for Billing Insurance Companies for Nonexistent Treatment

CHICAGO, Is.  A federal jury has convicted a Chicago doctor on fraud charges for billing insurance companies for purported chiropractic manipulations that were never performed. DR. PAUL MADISON, an anesthesiologist and pain management specialist, owned Watertower SurgiCenter LLC, an outpatient surgical center on North Michigan Avenue in Chicago. From 2005 to 2009, Dr. Madison directed … Continue reading Illinois News: CHICAGO, DR. PAUL MADISON, Federal Jury Convicts Chicago Doctor on Fraud Charges for Billing Insurance Companies for Nonexistent Treatment

CHICAGO | Woman in wheelchair whose flight was canceled left at O’Hare

CHICAGO — American Airlines is investigating how a 67-year-old woman in a wheelchair was left alone overnight at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport when her flight was canceled. The incident, first reported by CBS 2 in Chicago , started Friday night when Olimpia Warsaw’s flight from Chicago to Detroit was canceled and a porter was assigned … Continue reading CHICAGO | Woman in wheelchair whose flight was canceled left at O’Hare

CHICAGO | Bono to speak in Chicago on fighting AIDS, poverty in Africa

CHICAGO — Bono will speak in Chicago about his efforts to combat AIDS and extreme poverty in Africa. The lead singer of the rock band U2 is scheduled to appear Thursday at an Economic Club of Chicago dinner meeting. He’ll participate in a discussion with Ariel Investments President Mellody Hobson, who is also the club’s … Continue reading CHICAGO | Bono to speak in Chicago on fighting AIDS, poverty in Africa

Recent Lawsuit Regarding Landlord’s Ex-Offenders Policy Highlights Continued Risk & Challenge in Tenant Screening; Opines TenantScreeningUSA.com

  WALTHAM, MASS./ NOVEMBER 28, 2018 (STL.News) In Chicago, Illinois a recent legal action suggests that a landlord of a large rental community may have utilized potentially discriminatory tenant screening policies that allegedly prevented an African-American man the opportunity to rent an apartment. Situations such as this may be avoided through education and utilizing a … Continue reading Recent Lawsuit Regarding Landlord’s Ex-Offenders Policy Highlights Continued Risk & Challenge in Tenant Screening; Opines TenantScreeningUSA.com

Five Key Takeaways from The Counselors of Real Estate Annual Convention

  CHICAGO/ NOVEMBER 27, 2018 (STL.News) Just when you think you’ve heard it all, speakers at The Counselors of Real Estate’s 2018 Annual Convention in Charleston, S.C. proved why staying abreast of trends and changes in the real estate industry is critical. The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE®) is the global invitational organization for leading … Continue reading Five Key Takeaways from The Counselors of Real Estate Annual Convention

CHICAGO | Hundreds of flights canceled as Midwest braces for snowstorm

CHICAGO — A winter storm blanketed much of the central Midwest with snow on Sunday at the end of the Thanksgiving weekend, bringing blizzard-like conditions that grounded hundreds of flights and forced the closure of major highways on one of the busiest travel days of the year. “It’s going to be messy,” said Todd Kluber, … Continue reading CHICAGO | Hundreds of flights canceled as Midwest braces for snowstorm