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Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Morning Newsfeed: Blago's Night Terrors, New CTA Leadership, Arcade Fire at Wrigley, Invisible Ink Recipe, and More

Posted By on 04.20.11 at 10:41 AM

Rod Blagojevich has late-night “moments of fear,” as he prepares for his corruption trial. (Sun-Times)

Here’s a rundown on who’s who and what’s what with the new CPS leadership team. (Sun-Times)

The Blackhawks netted seven goals last night in their beat down of the Canucks, keeping their playoff hopes alive. Hopefully they saved some for Thursday’s match in Vancouver. (Tribune)

Meanwhile, the Bulls look to take a 3-0 lead on the Pacers Thursday. (Sun-Times)

The Bears’s 2011 schedule was released. It includes a Christmas Day game against the Packers. (Sun-Times)

Arcade Fire is singing the Seventh Inning Stretch at Wrigley on Saturday. If you brave the cold for the game today, Secretary of State Jesse White will croon. (Len & Bob's Baseball Blog)

Former County Commissioner, Daley chief of staff, and park district head Forrest Claypool was tapped to lead the CTA yesterday, coincidentally in the midst of a Brown Line derailment. (CNC)

The Chicago News Cooperative tested the air in some city neighborhoods and found elevated levels of black carbon, aka diesel emissions. (CNC)

Hey, here’s how our spies-of-yore made invisible ink during World War I, part of a new batch of documents declassified by the CIA. (Washington Post)

First Ward Ald. Joe Moreno loves Yo La Tengo. (AV Club)

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