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The Janes: How a secret network provided thousands of abortions in pre-Roe v Wade America

When Dorie Barron was asked whether she wanted a Cadillac, a Chevrolet, or a Rolls Royce, she was not trying to buy a car. She was a woman in 1960s Chicago trying to get an abortion at a time when the procedure was still a crime in Illinois. Barron was on the phone; on the other side of the line was the Mob, one of the purveyors of illegal abortions.“The Chevy was the cheapest, $500,” Barron explains in The Janes, a new HBO documentary about a network of women who provided safe, affordable, and illegal abortions in Chicago in the...
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White Sox host the Orioles on 3-game home skid

Baltimore Orioles (33-39, fifth in the AL East) vs. Chicago White Sox (33-36, third in the AL Central) PITCHING PROBABLES: Orioles: Spenser Watkins (0-0); White Sox: Lance Lynn (1-0, 5.79 ERA, 1.71 WHIP, nine strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: White Sox -195, Orioles +170; over/under is 9 runs. BOTTOM LINE: The...
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Houston Dynamo FC vs Chicago Fire FC 6/25/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

The Houston Dynamo are set to welcome the Chicago Fire this Saturday night to their home field as both teams engage in Major League Soccer action. Before coming into this game, Houston concluded a match against Orlando City SC with a loss of 2-1. The team managed to gain a rate of 87.9% in receiving passes, along with 378 completions out of a total of 430 targets.
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Watch 2 English Bulldogs Have a Faceoff for the Ages

Two enter the arena, but only one will walk away as the winner. It's new video of 2 English Bulldogs who both want to be in the same space and neither is willing to give an inch. You laugh, but if you have a bulldog as a pet, you understand....

White Sox' Michael Kopech Explains Balk That Scored Adley Rutschman

Kopech explains balk: 'It was the right call' originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago. Michael Kopech didn’t sugercoat how he performed in the White Sox loss to the Orioles on Friday night. Despite surrendering only three hits一 one of which was a bunt single on the first pitch of the game一 Kopech was unhappy that his lack of control and miscues let the Orioles score more easily.
Daily Herald

Kirk homers again as Blue Jays roll past Brewers, 9-4

MILWAUKEE -- Alejandro Kirk didn't even need to play a full game to continue cementing his status as one of baseball's best hitting catchers. Kirk went 4 for 4 and homered for the third straight game before leaving with a bruised left hand in the seventh inning of the Toronto Blue Jays' 9-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.

Updated AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door Card – New Matches Revealed

This Sunday, the United Center in Chicago, Illinois, will host the first AEW x NJPW Forbidden Door pay-per-view. At 7 p.m. ET, the Buy-In pre-show will start streaming for free on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. At 8 p.m. ET, the main card will begin on Bleacher Report, the B/R App, InDemand through cable and satellite TV providers, in a few U.S. cinema theatres, on in Canada, on Sky Deutschland in Germany, on NJPW World in Japan, and on FITE TV for viewers from other countries.

Sweet relief: O's bullpen one-hits White Sox

CHICAGO -- The Orioles took what was given to them on Friday night behind yet another dominant performance from the bullpen. Baltimore capitalized on the White Sox offensive struggles en route to a 4-1 victory at Guaranteed Rate Field to win its third straight game. The Orioles' bullpen limited Chicago to just one run and one hit while walking two and striking out eight across nine innings.

'I'm ready for him to retire': Hendricks dominates Cards again

ST. LOUIS -- Kyle Hendricks only had a smile and shrug for another round of questions about his career-long dominance of the Cardinals' lineup. Cubs manager David Ross speculated that familiarity, coupled with the heightened stage of Chicago's long-standing rivalry with St. Louis, might offer the best explanation. Whatever the...
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Cubs meet the Cardinals with 1-0 series lead

LINE: Cardinals -200, Cubs +170; over/under is 9 runs. BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago Cubs face the St. Louis Cardinals leading the series 1-0. St. Louis has gone 21-14 in home games and 40-33 overall. The Cardinals rank seventh in the NL with 76 total home runs, averaging one per game.