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World’s First African-American Marines, Who Had To ‘Fight For The Right To Fight,’ Could Soon Lose Their Englewood Building

The Montford Point Marine Association's Chicago chapter is trying to raise enough money to pay off a tax debt and repair their building.

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Police Release 2 People After Questioning Them In Smollett Case, Say They’re No Longer Suspects

"Due to new evidence ... the individuals questioned by police in the Empire case have now been released without charging," police said.

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Google Plans To Hire ‘Hundreds’ In Chicago This Year

“I look forward to seeing the company continue to grow in Chicago for years to come," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.