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Where to watch Fireworks this year

Firework shows this year in Chicagoland
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Twitter Announces 'Voice Tweets'

Twitter has announced "voice tweets". Users can now record up to 40 seconds of audio & post it to their feed. Twitter announced this feature will "create a more human experience for listeners and storytellers". You can Tweet a Tweet. But now you can Tweet your voice! Rolling out today on iOS,...
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Spike Lee Promotes New Movie "5 Bloods" & Talks About Recent Protests Following The Death Of George Floyd

Academy Award Winner, Spike Lee, joined the Ed Lover Morning Show to discuss his new movie "5 Bloods" that is available to stream starting on Netflix TODAY. This movie follows Vietnam War veterans. This movie highlights the fight black veterans of the Vietnam War, both on the country grounds and...
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'Doc, Thank You for Not Giving Up on Me': COVID Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant

It is believed to be the first double-lung transplant in the United States involving a patient with COVID-19, and doctors at Northwestern say they are hopeful the recipient will make a full recovery. Read more now.
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Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza and More Canceled Due to COVID-19

Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza & More Canceled Due To COVID… The new events include at-home dance parties, drive-in movies, and virtual concerts.
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30,000 Gather for Chicago Justice Rally and March: 'All Lives Cannot Matter Until Black Lives Matter'

Several thousand protesters gathered in Union Park on Chicago’s Near West Side before taking to the streets in a march that stretched for blocks.
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Ed Lover Asks: Are Brands & People the Problem If They Don't Speak Against Racial Injustice?

Ed Lover speaks about Lizzo addressing her white fan base not speaking on racial injustice, George Floyd's brother begs for peaceful protest, and we take calls from Chicago on Blackout Tuesday.
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George Floyd

George Floyd's Brother Calls For Peace Among Everyone

George Floyd's brother calls for peace. George Floyd's brother, Terrence Floyd, went yesterday to the site on a Minneapolis street where his brother died, and made an emotional plea for peace, saying violence and destruction is, quote, "not going to bring my brother back." Floyd said, "Let’s switch...
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CPS Grab & Go Meals For Distribution Will Start Back Up TODAY

Chicago Public Schools decided to resume meal distribution today (Tuesday) after a day-long suspension Monday because of safety concerns surrounding looting and protests around the city. The CEO of CPS says, “The decision to temporarily suspend meal distribution for a day was a difficult one to...
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Protesting in Chicago

This Is Why We Are Protesting.

Following the recent massive protesting and rioting across the country, Ed Lover breaks down what led people to their boiling point.
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