Daily Archives: August 30, 2016

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The Chicago Police Department once published a magazine featuring crime-fighting tactics—and casserole recipes


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The covers of Main 13, the official magazine of the Chicago Police Department published between 1921 and 1923, seem to allude, at first glance, to simpler times for Chicago cops. The glossy magazine ran winsome illustrations of a traffic cop escorting smiling, well-dressed children across the street, a patrolman supervising a game of marbles, and a mounted officer delivering a hot meal to a widow on Christmas. Only the cover of the November 1922 issue depicting a copper shooting into dark alley hints at the dangers police faced nearly 100 years ago. Continue reading

The Class of 2016: The labor market is still far from ideal for young graduates

By Teresa Kroeger, Tanyell Cooke, and Elise Gould

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Introduction and key findingsclass 2016

The Great Recession has had lasting effects on employment prospects of young people entering the workforce after graduating from high school or college. Despite officially ending in June 2009, the recession left millions unemployed for prolonged spells, with recent workforce entrants such as young graduates being particularly vulnerable.  Continue reading

4 tips- Weight Loss Plateau

By: Siddiqu The Personal Trainer 

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Everyone hits a weight a loss plateau when they are trying to lose weight.  Why does this happen?  So as you lose weight, your metabolism declines, causing you to burn fewer calories than you did at your heavier weight. Your slower metabolism will slow your weight loss, even if you eat the same number of calories that helped you lose weight. When the calories you burn equal the calories you eat, you reach a plateau.  CF4L has 4 simple tips to fight through your weight loss plateau and get to your ideal weight! Continue reading