Morning Shift: Musical Mashups and bringing back the old at Wrigley

May 2, 2013

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ESPN reporter Grodon Edes and Fenway fanatic gives us advice on renovating a historic ballpark, UNO charter school network teachers vote to unionize, and we continue our live mashup series with the Hood Internet.

Morning Shift: Musical Mashups and Bringing back the Old at Wrigley

ESPN reporter Grodon Edes and Fenway fanatic gives us advice on renovating a historic ballpark, UNO charter school network teachers vote to unionize, and we continue our live mashup series with the Hood Internet.

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Gambling expansion bill gains traction in Springfield

The latest gambling bill passed the Senate Wednesday, but included some provisions. The Bill's sponsor Sen. Terry Link details what the new provisions mean. Do you want to see gambling expansion across the state?
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Wrigley Renovations-

The Boston Red Sox finished a decade of work on Fenway last year. Now that the Wrigley renovation plans have been made public, what can fans, neighbors and the club learn from their Beantown counterparts? 
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UNO-Teachers from the state ‘s largest charter network have made the decision to unionize. UNO teacher Megan Jensen talks about what issues are confronting her as teacher, and UNO COO Phil Mullins reacts to the teachers move to unionize. 
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Music Thursday-Sampling can be controversial, but it provides building blocks for totally new compositions. Is it stealing, art or both? Chicago mash-up artists The Hood Internet, and the founder ofIllegal Art, a record label made up of mash-up artists join Tony and Richard

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Penny Pritzker to be Nominated for Commerce Secretary

President Obama is expected to nominate Chicago philanthropist and businesswoman Penny Pritzker for Commerce Secretary.