The Marin Report for Thursday, May 9

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The Marin Report is a fast-paced, insightful look at the day's top news from renowned reporter Carol Marin. Watch it each weekday at noon.

Here are the stories we're following today:

• Prosecutors have charged a woman with arranging 1979 murder of her husband, commodities trader Carl Gaimari.

Ald. Ed Burke says Juan Rangel is a "man of honesty, integrity and good purpose" and wants the state to resume UNO charter school funding. The Sun-Times' Dan Mihalopoulos has uncovered how Rangel's organization, UNO, awarded more than $8 million in state construction contracts to relatives of a top UNO executive.

• Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to swap free parking on Sundays in some neighborhoods for extended nighttime hours in others got a less than enthusiastic reception from the city council.

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Carol Marin

Carol Marin

Carol Marin is the political columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times. In addition to her work at the paper, she is the political editor for NBC5 News and an interviewer/contributor to WTTW's Chicago Tonight program.


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