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3 bonding exercises to help strengthen your team dynamics amid the Great Resignation

Scheduling game nights is one way to improve team bonds at work. Luis Alvarez/Getty Images At a time when workers are quitting in record numbers, bonding activities are important to strengthen company culture. Some companies schedule regular 'anything but work' check-ins to connect on a more personal level. Game nights, trivia contests, and welcome lunches can also help improve team dynamics. It's cheesy, but it works. So says Frank B. Mengert, founder and CEO of ebm, a North ...
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Tom Brady congratulates Aaron Rodgers for becoming 'shareholder of the Bears' after celebration saying he 'owned' them

Tom Brady congratulated Aaron Rodgers for becoming a "shareholder of the Bears" after the Green Bay Packers quarterback's celebration in which he could be heard saying he "owned" the Chicago team.
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Accidental Shot From Chicago Officer Wounds 2 Other Police

Authorities say an officer accidentally fired his handgun during a struggle while police were making arrests in suburban Chicago, wounding two other officers.
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The Geek in Review Ep. 134 – Teaching Law Students Business Design Skills – Jessica Erickson and Josh Kubicki

Richmond Law School professors Jessica Erickson and Josh Kubicki join us to discuss how they are teaching law students not only the critical skills to “think like a lawyer” but also the understanding that they are entering the world of business. Whether that is in BigLaw, non-profit, in-house, public interest, or solo practice, they need to have a baseline of business acumen to practice and thrive. Prof. Kubicki runs Richmond’s Legal Business Design Hub that delivers leading-edge competitive ski...
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‘Clay feels perverse’ – Theaster Gates on working on Obama’s library and going back to pottery

The superstar ‘social artist’ has revived derelict buildings and rescued a legendary record collection – but in lockdown, as two new UK exhibitions show, it was singing and throwing pots that made him happy Theaster Gates likes to get his hands dirty. His two new London exhibitions are dedicated to clay, and in one there’s a film of him singing with great gusto as he throws a pot. So it feels a shame not to be meeting one to one, but via laptop. The artist decided at the last minute to stay at h...
Tags: Art, UK, London, Obama, Chicago, Culture, Art and design, Sculpture, Ceramics, Theaster Gates, Serpentine pavilion, Magdalene Odundo

Jesse Spencer Exits ‘Chicago Fire’ After 200 Episodes

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not watched the “Two Hundred” episode of “Chicago Fire.” After blazing a trail on NBC’s “Chicago Fire” for almost a decade, Aussie actor Jesse Spencer has exited the Wolf Entertainment action-drama during the popular show’s milestone 200th episode aptly titled “Two Hundred.” During the episode, his character Matthew […]
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Countess Tarnowska, The Russian Enchantress

"I am a martyr to my own beauty. For any man to behold me is for him to love me. The whole pathway of my life is strewn with the bodies of those who loved me most." -Countess Marie Tarnowska  CLEWS Podcast In Episode 3 of CLEWS, we tell the story of the world's worst woman - Countess Marie Tarnowska. No other femme fatale had such a body - or such a body count. Marie O’Rourke Tarnovska was the “Russian Delilah” who orchestrated scenes worthy of Chekov and ruined, scarred, and killed one m...
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Ric Wilson & Yellow Days – “Life’s Been Good To Me”

Chicago rapper Ric Wilson has teamed up with Yellow Days (London’s George Van Den Broek) for a collaborative EP, Disco Ric In London Town. Today, the pair released the EP’s funky lead single, “Life’s Been Good To Me.”
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Man Charged in Nearly 30-Year-Old Suburban Chicago Slaying

A man has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the nearly 30-year-old murder of a woman at a suburban Chicago YMCA.
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Cities Worldwide Aren’t Adapting To Climate Change Quickly Enough

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. It first appeared at The Conversation. Climate change is magnifying threats such as flooding, wildfires, tropical storms and drought. In 2020 the U.S. experienced a record-breaking 22 weather and climate disasters that each caused at least US$1 billion in damage. So far in 2021, the count stands at 18. I study urban issues and have analyzed cities’ relationship with nature for many years. As I see it, cities a...
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Judge Denies Police Union's Effort to Recuse Her From Case

A judge who ordered the president of the Chicago police officers' union to stop encouraging his members to disobey the city's COVID-19 mandate will remain on the case.
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Thin Blue Line Gets Thinner; ‘Be Prepared to Defend Yourself’

How many more citizens will be reading such books as police manpower is challenged by vaccine mandates? Maybe people will start carrying guns because a cop is unavailable! (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-( While the president of the National Police Association is talking to Fox News about “costly litigation” over law enforcement suspensions or firings over COVID-19 vaccination resistance, and police agencies around the country braced for manpower shortages, caught in the middle of this ...
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Chicago Sky owner Michael Alter agrees to pay fine for lobbying Mayor Lori Lightfoot

Michael Alter had argued the ethics board was wrong to fine him after he failed to register as a lobbyist, but has agreed to pay a $5,000 fine.
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Tom Brady on Aaron Rodgers' jab to Chicago Bears fans: 'Guess he's now a shareholder'

Tom Brady saw Aaron Rodgers' touchdown run against the Chicago Bears and his subsequent "I own you!" taunt to the fans.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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13 Movies Like Gone Girl That Thriller Fans Need To Watch

"Gone Girl" is one of the most popular mystery novels of the postmodern era. Before publication, expectations for the book were high, as author Gillian Flynn's previous works, "Sharp Objects" and "Dark Places," had established her as a sharp, cunning writer unafraid to tackle truly twisted material. "Gone Girl" became a sensation when it hit bookshelves in 2012; the question "Who is Amy Dunne?" haunted both the novel's characters and an audience of mystery fans.Hollywood quickly turned its atten...
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Death of Chicago Teen Looms Over Hearing for Biden's Japan Nominee

By Patricia Zengerle and Michael MartinaWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Questions about the murder of a Black teenager by a white police officer loomed over...
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Free NFL picks, predictions for Ravens vs. Rams on 'Monday Night Football'

NFL null null null null Baltimore Ravens vs Los Angeles Rams betting guide Monday, Nov...
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Mitchell Trubisky keeps Bears in QB purgatory vs. rest of NFC North

NFL null null null The Bears won't be repeating as NFC North champions in 2019. The cont inued poor play of quarterback Mitchell Trubisky in his third NFL season guarantees tha...
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Japan Envoy Pick Emanuel: Chicago Teen Shooting Weighs Heavy

Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he did nothing improper but still fell short in his handling of the fatal police shooting of a Black teenage seven years ago in the city.
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Chicago Bulls player DeMar DeRozan buys $4.5M Chicago mansion from Michael Jordan's ex-wife

The Chicago Bulls’ newly acquired star forward DeMar DeRozan has been revealed as the $4.5 million buyer of a River North mansion sold...
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Videos- Talking After Practice

Daniella Bruce tweets, Tyler Bertuzzi said he’s really happy with his start to the season after missing almost a full year. Said it’s a great feeling. Bertuzzi confirms he can’t go to Montreal but will be in Chicago. Below find a video of Jeff Blashill and I will add Tyler Bertuzzi if available.  added 1:43pm, Bertuzzi now below too. Continue reading "Videos- Talking After Practice"
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Bread Rising Mystery

Bread Rising Mystery Submitted by Breeze on October 20, 2021 - 10:50am. I have this mystery and hope to get some help in solving it. (This is my first post, BTW.)My wife and I live in the Chicago area and own a vacation home in Door County, Wisconsin (250 miles North). I make a loaf of bread twice a week; about every 5 days. But there is a mystery ...The mystery:When I make my bread at home, it always turns out approximately the same size (i.e. height) When I make the same recipe at...
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The best dog boots and paw wax in 2021, according to dog walkers and trainers

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Nine dog walkers and trainers told us about their favorite dog snow boots, hiking boots, and paw wax. Our experts said the best dog boots go on easily and protect paws without minimizing sensation. Find out more about how Insider Reviews tests and evaluates pet products. This article was medically reviewed by Karie Johnson, DVM, veterinarian and co-founder of VIP Vet Visit, a mobile vet service in the south suburbs of Chicago. Neither sleet nor rain nor heat...
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Bloodshot Records Shuts Down Amidst Ownership Feud & Claims Of Unpaid Royalties

Bloodshot Records, the influential Chicago-based alt-country indie label that started up in 1993, is shutting down. In a statement on the label’s website, co-founder Rob Miller writes, “It is time for this phase of Bloodshot Records to come to an end. I will no longer be a part of the label I started over 25 years ago as an impossibly ill-conceived hobby. It’s not the path myself, the staff or the artists wanted, but few get to write their final chapter.” A notice across the top of the site clar...
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NielsenIQ and Qualtrics Announce New Partnership to Help Brands Drive Sustainable Growth

Combined reach and capabilities create one of the world’s most comprehensive brand experience solutions CHICAGO — NielsenIQ, the industry leader in global measurement and data analytics, and Qualtrics (NASDAQ: XM), the leader and creator of the Experience Management (XM) category, today announced a new partnership that will empower brand leaders to make smarter and faster […] The post NielsenIQ and Qualtrics Announce New Partnership to Help Brands Drive Sustainable Growth appeared first on Ad Te...
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Meet America’s Oldest Working Actor

In Chicago, Mike Nussbaum, 97, is “a part of theatrical history. And the people who run the theaters all know me. They know that people will come to see me if I’m in one of their plays. So they cast me a lot.” – MSN (The Washington Post Magazine)
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R. Kelly's Chicago Trial on Federal Sex Charges Set Aug. 1

A federal judge has ordered R&B superstar R. Kelly to stand trial in Chicago on child pornography and obstruction of justice charges next year after the scheduled sentencing for his conviction in an earlier sex trafficking trial in New York.
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Ex Chicago-Area Gynecologist Sentenced for Abusing Patients

A former Chicago-area obstetrician/gynecologist has been sentenced to three years in prison after admitting that he sexually abused two of his former patients during exams.
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Candy corn is the latest victim of ransomware attacks

Just on the eve of All Hallow's Eve, Chicago-based Ferrara Candy was targeted by mischievous spirits bent on destroying the spirit of Halloween. Ferrara is the factory that produces candy corn for Brach's, which makes them responsible for 85% of the country's candy corn market share. — Read the rest
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