Chicago plans 2% tax on sports betting

The sports book area of the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, shown in 2018. | Associated Press If approved, the city tax would bring the total rate on gross revenues from sports betting in Chicago to 19%. …

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Afternoon Edition: Dec. 6, 2021

Today’s update is a 5-minute read that will brief you on the day’s biggest stories. Good afternoon. Here’s the latest news you need to know in Chicago. It’s about a 5-minute read that will brief you on today’s biggest stories. …

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USC DE Jake Lichtenstein enters transfer portal

USC defensive end Jake Lichtenstein announced on Monday that he has entered the transfer portal with two years of eligibility remaining. Lichtenstein, who made the announcement on Twitter, is the first USC player to elect to transfer since the hiring …

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Bob Dole will lie in state at the Capitol on Thursday

By Ted Barrett and Veronica Stracqualursi | CNN Former Senate majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole will lie in state in the US Capitol Rotunda on Thursday, congressional leaders said in an announcement. “Senator Dole was an …

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Bob Dole will lie in state at the Capitol on Thursday

By Ted Barrett and Veronica Stracqualursi | CNN Former Senate majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole will lie in state in the US Capitol Rotunda on Thursday, congressional leaders said in an announcement. “Senator Dole was an …

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Biden weighing sanctions over Ukraine before Putin call

By Kevin Liptak and Natasha Bertrand | CNN US officials are currently weighing a wide set of sanctions on Russia meant to deter Russian President Vladimir Putin from launching an invasion into Ukraine, according to people familiar with the discussions. …

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Biden weighing sanctions over Ukraine before Putin call

By Kevin Liptak and Natasha Bertrand | CNN US officials are currently weighing a wide set of sanctions on Russia meant to deter Russian President Vladimir Putin from launching an invasion into Ukraine, according to people familiar with the discussions. …

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