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BREAKING: Jihadi John Is A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan

6:05 PM 02/27/2015

ISIS jihadist "Jihadi John," who speaks fluent, British English and who has beheaded several hostages, is a Pittsburgh Pirates fan who majored in computer science at a mediocre university in London where Islamic radicalism is flourishing.

RAHM ON THE ROPES: Chicago Mayoral Race Heads To Runoff

9:47 AM 02/25/2015

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is floundering in his bid to win a second term. Emanuel failed to secure 50 percent of the mayoral vote on Tuesday. Thus, under Second City law, he must now face off against Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, a relatively obscure upstart who finished second and has given the mayor a surprising and tough battle.