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Why Creating a Meaningful Morning Routine Will Make You More Successful

For the majority of my child and adult life I never considered myself a “morning person.” I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I …

What You Can Do Every Night To Make A More Productive Tomorrow

We’re used to living life in segments: 24 hour days, 7 day weeks, 365 day years. Work, play, sleep. Morning, afternoon, night.<p>The way we segment our …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

Time Management

10 things you can learn in 10 minutes that will change your life

In fact, more than two-thirds of employees reported being overloaded at work, according to Cornerstone's 2014 State Of Workplace Productivity Report. And 84% think the overload won't be letting up anytime soon — it's increasing.<p>In light of this reality, you're probably searching for the best …

Productivity

10 Mini-Hacks to Overcome Procrastination

I totally get it. You have big thoughts of what you want to get done for the day. Then your friend calls, so you talk for awhile. After that, you …

Time Management

1 killed after shooting leads to police chase

A high-speed police chase turned deadly after the car's driver, who was suspected in a shooting, died in a crash Sunday on the city's South Side.<p>About 9:45 p.m., two men driving a red sedan pulled up to a house in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue in the South Chicago neighborhood. The …

Law Enforcement

Experts: Chicago's short yellow light times, red light cameras a risky mix

Chicago has the nation's largest red light camera system and the shortest allowable yellow lights — a unique and dangerous combination that makes rear-end crashes more likely across the city, a Tribune investigation has found.<p>The three-second yellow lights commonly used in Chicago are too short …

New York City

Scene of the crime: Three shot in Lawndale

Crime

Police: 170 pounds of cocaine seized from kidnap victim's home

The discovery of a man bound and beaten in the West Lawn neighborhood led police to 170 pounds of cocaine and 50 pounds of marijuana in his home blocks away, according to police.<p>The 33-year-old man, Margarito Raygoza, also known as Jose Corona, was found by Chicago Lawn District police near 65th …

Crime

Man beaten to death, at least 8 shot in overnight violence

In overnight violence in Chicago, a man was found beaetn to death Saturday morning in Washington Park and at least eight people were shot since late Friday night, including two men wounded inside Wicker Park, authorities said.<p>About 7:05 a.m. Saturday, police responded to a call of a man down in the …

Law Enforcement

Man charged in 2011 South Shore homicide

A 22-year-old man being held in the Cook County jail on carjacking charges was charged with a 2011 homicide, according to authorities.<p>Dwayne Timberlake is charged with first-degree murder stemming from a shooting on Feb. 5, 2011 in the 2600 block of East 75th Street in the South Shore …

Crime

Police: Two robbed at gunpoint in Lakeview

Two men finishing work at a Lakeview restaurant were robbed while they cleared snow off their car, police said.<p>The pair, ages 20 and 48, had just left Machu Picchu Peruvian Cuisine and Steakhouse on Ashland Avenue just south of Irving Park Road around 11 p.m. Monday, police said. One cleaned off …

Crime

Chicago Under the Gun

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Prosecutors: Man killed 1, wounded 4 after being kicked out of lounge

A man already facing drug charges is accused of opening fire inside a crowded South Side bar after he was thrown out, killing a man and wounding four other people.<p>Parrish Davis, 30, of the 1100 block of South Richmond Street, is charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and …

Corruption

4 dead among at least 36 shot in Chicago in 36 hours

At least 36 people were shot in Chicago, four of them fatally, in as many hours over the weekend, with more than half of the shootings occurring over a half-day period stretching into early Sunday.<p>Officers responded to at least 27 incidents, starting at 3:30 p.m. Friday in the West Woodlawn …

Crime

Boy, 3, among 13 shot Friday night

At least 13 people have been shot in Chicago since Friday afternoon, including a 13-year-old boy fatally shot on the West Side and a 3-year-old boy critically wounded on the Southwest Side, authorities said.<p>The 3-year-old was shot about 10:15 p.m. in the 4400 block of South Sacramento Avenue in the …

Cook County

'They shoot out here every day'

Standing on Exchange Avenue at 81st Street, looking up at the police helicopter, was the first time I didn't feel like I was in Chicago.<p>When a helicopter is straight overhead, you can hear it thump. There's a grinding buzz as it approaches, but when it's hovering or moving slowly above, you can …

Law Enforcement