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Alderman Ed Burke, 75, walks into the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago, is charged with one count of attempted extortion in trying to shake down a fast-food restaurant seeking city remodeling permits, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
January 03, 2019 - 6:26 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful and longest-serving City Council members in Chicago history appeared in federal court Thursday on a charge that he tried to shake down a major fast-food restaurant chain seeking city remodeling permits. Alderman Ed Burke, 75, is charged with one count of...
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Alderman Ed Burke, 75, walks into the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago, is charged with one count of attempted extortion in trying to shake down a fast-food restaurant seeking city remodeling permits, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
January 03, 2019 - 6:22 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful and longest-serving City Council members in Chicago history appeared federal court Thursday on a charge that he tried to shake down a major fast-food restaurant chain seeking city remodeling permits. Alderman Ed Burke, 75, is charged with one count of...
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FILE - In this July 31, 2015 file photo, Chicago Alderman Ed Burke chairs a committee meeting in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in a federal criminal complaint with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting business" for his private law firm. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
January 03, 2019 - 4:06 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago has been charged with trying to shake down a fast-food restaurant seeking city remodeling permits, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. Alderman Ed Burke, 75, is charged with one count of attempted extortion for...
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FILE - In this July 31, 2015 file photo, Chicago Alderman Ed Burke chairs a committee meeting in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in a federal criminal complaint with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting business" for his private law firm. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
January 03, 2019 - 4:00 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago has been charged with trying to shake down a fast-food restaurant seeking city remodeling permits, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. Alderman Ed Burke, 75, is charged with one count of attempted extortion for...
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FILE - In this July 31, 2015 file photo, Chicago Alderman Ed Burke chairs a committee meeting in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in a federal criminal complaint with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting business" for his private law firm. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
January 03, 2019 - 3:51 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago allegedly tried to shake down a fast-food restaurant seeking city remodeling permits, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. Alderman Ed Burke, 75, is charged with one count of attempted extortion for conveying to...
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FILE - In this July 31, 2015 file photo, Chicago Alderman Ed Burke chairs a committee meeting in Chicago. Burke, one of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, in a federal criminal complaint with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting business" for his private law firm. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
January 03, 2019 - 2:22 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting business" for his private law firm, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. If convicted, Alderman Ed Burke could face up to 20 years in...
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January 03, 2019 - 2:13 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting business" for his private law firm, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. If convicted, Alderman Ed Burke could face up to 20 years in...
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January 03, 2019 - 2:10 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history has been charged with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting has business" for his private law firm, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. If convicted, Alderman Ed Burke could face up to 20 years...
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January 03, 2019 - 2:09 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the most powerful City Council members in Chicago history been charged with attempted extortion for "corruptly soliciting has business" for his private law firm, according to a federal complaint unsealed Thursday. If convicted, Alderman Ed Burke could face up to 20 years in...
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FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, White House Adviser Jared Kushner waves as he arrives at the Office of the United States Trade Representative in Washington. Kushner's family company plans to buy another property in a New Jersey beach town where developers can get big tax breaks thanks to a new federal program pushed by Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
December 20, 2018 - 7:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jared Kushner's family company is buying another property in a New Jersey beach town where developers can get big tax breaks thanks to a new federal program pushed by Kushner and his wife, Ivanka Trump. The Kushner Cos. is negotiating to buy land already approved for retail space...
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