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  • Luck of the Irish won't be with Outfit

    The last thing you'd expect at the Outfit trial would be a big green shamrock next to Jimmy Marcello's name. It reminded me of that nightmare suffered by Christopher Moltisanti, the young mobster in "The Sopranos," who wakes up from a coma to tell his...
  • Oprah was mulled for Senate seat: Blago

     
    by Frank James Continuing his media blitz on the day that his historic impeachment trial was set to began in the Illinois Senate, Gov. Rod Blagojevich appeared on ABC's "Good Morning America" Monday where he stuck to his story......
  • Patrick Fitzgerald, 50 others, still serving

     
    by Mark Silva and updated With all the controversy surrounding the Bush administration's firings of several U.S. attorneys, the question for the Obama administration became: What now? And with all the muck that the hard-charging Chicago-based U.S....
  • The Blago memos : Let's make a deal

     
    Unsolicited advice from the back of the courtroom Memo to U.S. Atty. Patrick Fitzgerald: First, let Blago's brother go. Yeah, Robert Blagojevich allowed himself to get sucked into his younger brother Rod's sleazy vortex of madness in the fall of......
  • Parsing Blago

     
    From the transcript of Rod Blagojevich's appearance on Fox News Sunday: In the second round, we're going to put a defense on, I'm certain. And in that particular case, you know, we're going to call witnesses like Rahm Emanuel, Senator......
  • Barack Obama, U.S. senators, state officials urge Rod Blagojevich to resign

    President-elect Barack Obama and Democrats in the U.S. Senate ratcheted up pressure on disgraced Gov. Rod Blagojevich to resign Wednesday while federal agents fanned out to investigate the details of the Illinois chief executive's alleged shakedown...
  • Obama report on contacts with Gov. Blagojevich

    WASHINGTON – A report issued by Barack Obama's White House transition team concluded that the president-elect had no contact with Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich or his office and no one acting on Obama's behalf was involved in any "quid pro quo"...
  • Obama aides won't be subpoenaed in impeachment hearings

    Gov. Rod Blagojevich's attorney will not get to call key aides of President-elect Barack Obama to testify at impeachment hearings after U.S. Atty. Patrick Fitzgerald told an Illinois House panel doing so would "significantly compromise" his ongoing...
  • Rod Blagojevich says he might run for office again

    Rod Blagojevich says he might run for office again
    Ousted Governor Rod Blagojevich not only plans to be exonerated, he tells WGN Radio he might run for office again. As he begins his publicity for his book "The Governor," Blagovich describes the moments before he was taken away from his home by FBI...
  • Use your vote

    Illinois is the punch line of lots of jokes. What's the difference between a prostitute and an Illinois governor? A prostitute has a 10 percent chance of being indicted, 40 percent less than the governor. People are not laughing at our governors. They are...
  • Daley's opportunity

    Wednesday was the first full day of summer, but the wholesale spring cleaning at City Hall continued, with Mayor Richard Daley shedding two more top figures. Gone are Streets and Sanitation Commissioner Al Sanchez, whose department is one of those at...