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  • Legendary Lawmen, Part 7: Four who got Capone

    Legendary Lawmen, Part 7: Four who got Capone
    Al Capone was a scourge of the city of Chicago. The brutal gangster controlled not only many illegal enterprises, namely beer and booze, but also influenced the legal ones through bribes and threats. It took the full weight and power of the federal government, working on multiple fronts, to bring him to justice.
  • 175 years of memorable, horrible, humorous and remarkable events that shaped Chicago

    175 years of memorable, horrible, humorous and remarkable events that shaped Chicago
    On March 4, 1837, exactly 175 years ago, Chicago was incorporated. Not that Flashback needed a reason, but we took this occasion to compile a very long list of events, year by year and decade by decade, that helped shape this great city. Some events...

    Butch O'Hare: WWII flying ace

    As World War II fades to sepia, so does the public memory of Edward "Butch" O'Hare. For the millions of travelers who pass through every year, O'Hare International Airport might be dedicated to one of the Irish politicians, captains of commerce and...