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DePaul Arena Rendering

First Stop: Cermak/Chinatown

New DePaul Arena Renderings Released, Plan Hits Snag

DePaul released seven new architectural renderings for the controversial basketball arena. But the McPier development plan may have hit a snag, the Sun-Times reports. Related:

Photo: Rendering of the arena court and scoreboard. (Photo/Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects)

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Second Stop: NBC 5 Investigates Project

 DePaul Students Help Track Chicago's Worst Sidewalks

DePaul's Reporting for Converged Newsrooms graduate students worked with NBC 5 Investigates to document some of Chicago's worst sidewalks. Students used mobile phones and Google Glass to produce work for The Red Line Project's Chicago Stumbler Tumblr blog. Related:

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Third Stop: Gun Violence

Map: 2013 Homicides by Police Precinct

This searchable map tracks Chicago homicides through the first six months of 2013 by police precinct. Search by victim's age or location. Related:

Credits: RedEye's homicide tracker, the City Data Portal and Derek Eder's searchable map template.

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