Election 2014

Stories, data visualizations on campaign finance, voter turnout. (Photo/Emily Brosious)


Data visualizations and infographics about Chicago news. (Photo/Wikimedia Commons)

Gun Violence

Storify of weekend shootings, homicides. (Photo/Alex Wroblewski)

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CTA Crime Maps: Search maps of various crimes near CTA lines and stations.
Chicago Marathon 2013: Full coverage of the 2013 race. (Photo/Brianna Kelly)
Chicago Stumbler: The Tumblr blog features some of the city's worst sidewalks. Story
Minumum Wage Chicago Photo

First Stop: Election 2014

Five Ballot Initiatives Illinois Voters Should Know About

Bruce Rauner's term-limits measure got thrown off the ballot, but several other initiatives -- including a proposed increase to the minimum wage -- will go to the polls on Nov. 4.

Photo: A protester outside a South Loop McDonalds advocates for an increased minimum wage. (Photo/Mike Reilley)

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9/11 Memorial New York Photo

Second Stop: Mobile News Updates

Four @ 4: Stories for Your Afternoon Commute

A curation of four stories Chicago commuters should know about during their afternoon commute. Updated Monday through Friday at 4 p.m.


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Third Stop: Chicago Violence

Storify: Weekend Shootings and Homicides in Chicago

A weekend roundup of social media coverage of Chicago homicides and shootings. The page is updated twice daily Friday through Sunday. Related:

 Photo: Police section off a crime scene. (Photo/Alex Wroblewski)

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