David Schaper David Schaper is a NPR National Desk reporter based in Chicago.

Chicago Passes 'Living Wage' Rule for Retailers

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Chicago Police Torture Deemed Too Old to Act On

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Report Details Torture by Chicago Police

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Cook County Chief in Seclusion Since March

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FAA Probe Puts Wind Farms on Hold

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Old Cities Can Profit from New Sprawl

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Protesters Hail 'Day Without Immigrants'

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Gas Prices Drive Some to Reconsider Habits

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Former Illinois Governor Is Found Guilty of Fraud

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Former Illinois Gov. Ryan Convicted for Fraud

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Bus Company Tries to Lure Customers with $1 Fare on Midwest Routes

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Salvia: Legal Herb Hallucinogen Draws Teens, Critics

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Census Reflects Shift in Metropolitan Life

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Officials Probe Spills at Illinois Nuclear Power Plant

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