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Mark Winkeler, 32, sits in a hallway in Elm Cottage at Murray Developmental Center Friday, May 20, 2016, in Centralia, Ill. Mark was born with profound developmental disabilities and has lived at the center for most of his life. Under threat by the State of Illinois to shut down the center, his parents worked to help keep the facility open for the 200+ individuals who live there. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Cleveland Indians second baseman Michael Martinez (1) jogs away as the Chicago Cubs celebrate a 8-7 win over the Cleveland Indians to take the World Series early Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Chicago Cubs closing pitcher Pedro Strop (46) is framed by a fan holding a C for Cleveland in the 9th inning of Game 6 of the World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant (17) signs autographs before a game against the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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The body of a man fatally shot lies in a vacant lot in the 4300 block of South State Street Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, in Chicago. The man attempted to rob two people in a car and was fatally shot by one of them, who had a concealed carry permit, according to a police spokesman. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Razalyn Rubio (cq), 7, pushes Elias Garcia, 2, on a cart past an open fire hydrant on the corner of South Justine and West 49th streets Wednesday, August 17, 2016, in Chicago.

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Errant fireworks explode in front of a group at Washington Park Monday, July 4, 2016, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

 

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A police detective inspects bullet casings at the scene of a double shooting on the 8700 block of South Sangamon Street Saturday, June 18, 2016, in Chicago. Two men were both shot in the leg and transported to Advocate Christ Medical Center. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Chicago White Sox outfielder Melky Cabrera (53) tags third base and is called out in the second inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at U.S. Cellular Field Sunday, June 26, 2016, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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FOR PRINT USE Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Trevor Daley (6) and Chicago Blackhawks left wing Dennis Rasmussen (70), upside down, get into a scrum as Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) stops a puck in the first period at the United Center Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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A woman cries while viewing the crime scene involving her son-in-law, who was fatally shot inside a car on the 200 block of West Root Street Saturday, May 28, 2016, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Police detain a protester who attempted to impede motor vehicle traffic on South Lake Shore Drive following a march in support of the Chicago Teachers Union during a one-day strike by teachers Friday, April 1, 2016, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Former Buffalo Bills head coach Marv Levy poses for a photograph outside his residence Tuesday, April 25, 2016, in Chicago. Levy published a book of poems titled, “It’s Time for a Rhyme.” (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Lauren Newman and Jason Schwartzwald pose for a photograph under the direction of their wedding photographer, Jai Girard, not pictured, in a vintage taxi parked outside a hotel on the 400 block of North Wabash Avenue Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Chicago. The couple was to marry Saturday night, accord to the groom. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Los Angeles Police Sergeant Emada Tingirides comforts the sister of a homicide victim at the scene of a double homicide on the 100 block of East Century Boulevard Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Los Angeles, Calif. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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The “Beet to Death” cocktail is photographed at Taus Authentic, 1846 W. Division St., Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) is introduced for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Chicago Bulls at Quicken Loans Arena Monday, May 4, 2015, in Cleveland, Ohio. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Chicago Bears players reach for a loose ball during the final play of the game against the Oakland Raiders at Soldier Field Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Loyola Academy’s Thomas Smart (86) has the ball knocked away by Homewood-Flossmoor’s Kendric Pryor (7) in the second quarter of the Class 8A quarterfinals at Loyola Academy Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Wilmette. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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A police officer stands guard as masked protesters gather outside the Homan Square police facility Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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A child watches a police officer hold crime scene tape at a shooting scene on the 7800 block of South Drexel Avenue Thursday, June 4, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Lamon Reccord, left, stares down a police sergeant during a police violence protest and march at State and Randolph streets Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Hands are laid on friends’ shoulders, including Airiel Cegers, 15, while people pray during a vigil for Vonzell Banks at Hadiya Pendleton Park on the 4300 block of South Calumet Avenue Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Chicago. Banks, 17, was fatally shot on July 3 while playing basketball inside the park, which was renamed in memory of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, who was fatally shot at the same park in 2013. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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People look into an ambulance rear window at a female fatal gunshot victim on the 6100 block of South Honore Street early Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Chicago. Two men were also shot at the scene. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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A guest uses a mobile device at a lounge with textured walls in the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile hotel Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo (44), right, and second baseman Addison Russell (22) stretch for the ball hit by Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez (27), as catcher Martin Maldonado (12) approaches third base in the second inning at Wrigley Field Saturday, May 2, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Two Tampa Bay Lightning fans, bottom center, hug after the team scores first in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center Monday, June 8, 2015, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Firefighters tie a U.S. flag to a fallen tree limb at dawn Friday, April 10, 2015, after a tornado destroyed much of the town of Fairdale the previous night. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Dr. Sushil Jain, center, works on a gunshot patient at the Cook County Trauma and Burn Unit at Stroger Hospital July 5, 2014, in Chicago. Over the July 4 holiday weekend, 82 people were shot in Chicago, 14 fatally. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Chefs Grant Achatz, left, and Dave Beran are photographed at Next, 953 W. Fulton Market, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Miami Dolphins cornerback Cortland Finnegan (24) breaks up a pass to Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery (17) in the second quarter at Solider Field Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Exchanges are made in the 200-yard freestyle relay during the IHSA boys state swimming prelims at Evanston Township High School Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Evanston. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Two women aim their cameras toward the light of dawn at the Lakefront Trail Thursday, August 7, 2014, in Chicago. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Benet Academy volleyball players celebrate a victory over Libertyville in the the Class 4A state championship at Redbird Arena on the ISU campus Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Normal. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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A bicyclist and jogger cross North Avenue at Milwaukee Avenue as the sun rises Thursday, March 28, 2013, in Chicago. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

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A woman wearing an air mask walks past a government building in Suzhou, China, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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Workers construct the curtain wall of the 111th floor of the Shanghai Tower in the Pudong district of Shanghai in December, 2013. In the background is the 1,614-foot-tall Shanghai World Financial Center. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

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People hold an escalator handrail while exiting a subway station in Hong Kong Dec. 17, 2013.

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A pedestrian bundled up in winter gear walks past Jonathan Burr Elementary School, 1621 W. Wabansia Ave., on the first day of spring Wednesday, March 20, 2013, in Chicago. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

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Firefighters spray hot spots on an abandoned warehouse fire on S. Ashland Avenue at 37th Street Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, in Chicago. The overnight fire, which stared about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, resulted in a 5-11 alarm response, with more than 200 personnel. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

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Marine Unit officers recover the body of a missing University of Chicago student on Lake Michigan at a break wall near 39th Street Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in Chicago. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

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Honor Guard officer Donald Scott places U.S. flags in front of the Gold Star Families Memorial and Park as officer Jerry Garcia guards the memorial during a 24-hour vigil to remember fallen police officers Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in Chicago. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

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A pigeon looks for a place to land on a power line above downtown Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, in Mattoon. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

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Police officer George Kuzmanovski grabs a boy from the backseat of an overturned vehicle on the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive at Balbo Ave. Wednesday, August 8, 2012, in Chicago. | John J. Kim~Sun-Times

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A protester is hit with a police shield during an anti-NATO rally at 22nd St. and Cermak Rd. Sunday, May 20, 2012, in Chicago. | John J. Kim~Sun-Times

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House-made pappardelle with lobster at Henri on S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago – John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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Actor Tom Hanks poses for photographs at the Peninsula Chicago hotel, Friday, June 24, 2011, in Chicago. | John J. Kim~Sun-Times photo illustration

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Runners head north on LaSalle St. during the Chicago Marathon Sunday, Oct. 09, 2011, in Chicago. | John J. Kim~Sun-Times

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Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich enters a car after attending his corruption trial Tuesday, July 27, 2010, in Chicago. – JOHN J. KIM ~ SUN-TIMES

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Aisha Johnson watches over her son Jaden Rovy, 5 (from left), stepsons Darius Jerfferson Jr., 9, and Dylan Jefferson, 5, as they nap before a group wedding at the House of Hope Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, in Chicago. – John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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Forensic investigators take fingerprints of a homicide victim at a hospital in Chicago’s North Side on July 15, 2009. The victim was killed by an assailant who rode up to him on a bicycle and fired a bullet into the head. John J. Kim ~ Sun-Times

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Mourners comfort each other as the casket of Nequiel Fowler is removied from Smith & Thomas Funeral Home Friday, Sept. 5, 2008, in Chicago. Nequiel, 10, was fatally shot earlier in the week while walking around her neighborhood. – JOHN J. KIM ~ SUN-TIMES

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Men walk past a bench on the grounds of the Taj Mahal in Agra, India on Sept. 9, 2007.

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A man rests under a window display canopy at Macy’s department store on State St. Tuesday, May 15, 2007, in Chicago. -John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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A man dressed as a dreidel, bottom, falls to the ground after being spun by a group of Santa Clauses during the Santa Cycle Rampage 2006 Saturday, Dec. 16, 2006, in Chicago. The Santas and dreidel spent the afternoon riding their bicycles around the Loop, promoting the holiday season and the use of non-motorized and public transit. -John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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A man exits a CTA Blue Line escape hatch with the help of Chicago firefighters at the intersection of Clinton and Fulton avenues after a train fire underground Tuesday, July 11, 2006, in Chicago. -John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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The chimneys on the east side of Pilgrim Baptist Church collapse during a fire that destroyed the church Friday, Jan. 6, 2006, in Chicago’s South Side. Photo by John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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Corey Patterson of the Chicago Cubs shatters the bat on a foul ball in the 8th inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Wrigley Field Wednesday, June 8, 2005, in Chicago. Photo by John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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A man walks past a bus shelter advertisement at Madison St. near N. Wacker Dr. Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2004, in Chicago. Photo by John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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Four year-old Autumn Lucas stands outside her tornado-damaged home on Canal Street in Utica Thursday, April 22, 2004. – John J. Kim/Sun-Times

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Xaveria Doyle looks out from her apartment window as smoke pours out from a fire started in the garbage chute of her building in the Cabrini Green complex in Chicago, Illinois. – John J. Kim/Chicago Sun-Times

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The Sacramento Kings’ Tony Massenburg gets a nose full of fingers from Speedy Claxton of the Golden State Warriors at the Oakland Arena in Oakland, California, in 2003. – John J. Kim/Oakland Tribune

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Six year-old Salvador Marquez, right, aims a toy pistol at his four year-old sister Adriana, as she looks at a candle placed at the memorial of their aunt Perla Hilarios, who was fatally shot during a robbery attempt on the previous night in East Oakland, Calif., in 2003. – John J. Kim/Oakland Tribune

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A man is detained after being pulled over by San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies in East Palo Alto, Calif., in 2001. – John J. Kim/Oakland Tribune

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Sean D. Tucker flies the Oracle Challenger stunt plane over the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, Calif., in 2001. – John J. Kim/Oakland Tribune

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Scientists from the Marine Mammal Institute have a conversation while taking samples from a beached whale in Foster City, Calif., in 2000. – John J. Kim/Oakland Tribune