Democrats today plan to nominate Hillary Clinton for president – the first woman to win a major party’s nod. Her primary rival Bernie Sanders told fractious supporters they need to back Clinton, as did Elizabeth Warren and Michelle Obama … The FBI is investigating whether Russian intelligence agencies played a role in the leak of Democratic party e-mails … A North Lawndale Prep basketball standout has been killed in gunfire on the West Side … Japanese officials say a mentally ill man killed 19 disabled people in their sleep; authorities in Fort Myers Florida say terrorism was not a factor in the deadly shooting at a nightclub … The EPA is moving to limit greenhouse gas emissions from airplanes.
The White Sox beat the Cubs in Game One of the Crosstown Classic.
It’ll be sunny and in the 80s today.
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