Donna Brazile (left) and Sean Spicer will speak about the next presidential election at an event moderated by Phil Ponce.provided

Sean Spicer Heads To Chicago For NEIU Talk Thursday — And Protesters Will Be Waiting For Him

A university donor is paying $50,000 to get the former White House press secretary and veteran political strategist Donna Brazile to speak at the event.

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City’s Plan To Fix Water Mains And Save Trees Cheered By Aldermen. Could Fixing Lead Pipes Be Next?

Ald. Brian Hopkins, who co-sponsored an ordinance to force the city to try "cured-in-place pipe" liners in existing mains, said perhaps some day it could ease the city's lead pipe issues.

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Peace Walk Canceled After Two Men Shot On Humboldt Park Route: ‘It’s Heartbreaking,’ Organizers Say

"Gang activity is right through the roof," one community leader said of the area west of the neighborhood's namesake park.

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Man Climbs On Stage During Sean Spicer Event At NEIU

Police detained the man but he was not arrested or charged in the incident, a university spokesman said.