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Here are the stories we're following today:
• The clock is ticking on a decision by CPS to close as many as 129 Chicago public schools.
• Federal prosecutors are wrapping up their case against Cook County Commissioner William Beavers, who is accused of using campaign money to gamble.
• Pope Francis was inaugurated today in Rome.
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