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Bill Evans (center), the father of Billy Evans, Elizabeth Holmes' partner, accompanies Holmes into a federal courthouse in San Jose, Calif., for the start of her federal fraud trial. Nick Otto/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'Concerned Citizen' At Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' Trial Turns Out To Be Family

A mysterious attendee at Elizabeth Holmes' fraud trial derided the case against her to reporters. Turns out, he was not whom he claimed to be, but was the father of Holmes' partner.

Three Chicago aldermen face criminal charges in federal court, and just since the start of 2019, nine current or former Chicago aldermen have been indicted or investigated for bribery, racketeering and tax fraud. John Walton - EMPICS/PA Images via Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Automatic Pay Raises Haven't Stopped Chicago's Corruption

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Chicago Wind Merle Haggard
7 Summers Vox Freaks
A New Kind of Quiet Spirituals
Aphrodite - Goddess of Love (Overworld) Gareth Coker
Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra
Santa Barbara Museum of Art Oilix
Asleep in the Desert [Instrumental] ZZ Top
Caminhada de Inverno Shuko and Basti

Bill Evans (center), the father of Billy Evans, Elizabeth Holmes' partner, accompanies Holmes into a federal courthouse in San Jose, Calif., for the start of her federal fraud trial. Nick Otto/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'Concerned Citizen' At Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' Trial Turns Out To Be Family

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More Milk [2008 Digital Remaster] Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Natural Cause Emancipator
Flight of the Nebers Koloto
Wonderland Limes

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