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Here are the stories we're following today:
• Todd Stroger is back in the news, and today it's not in a good way. The Feds want his head, according to the attorney of his one-time best friend.
• Teams of officers are patrolling on foot in one of the killing zones of Chicago. In all, police have targeted 20 zones and say crime is down significantly.
• As a kid, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's mother took him to plenty of protest marches. Now protesters are showing up at his City Hall office demanding their schools not be closed.
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