‘Getting us ready for the playoffs’: Aidan Lucero, Reese Edwards and an always stout defense keep Warren rolling toward the postseason

Thank you for supporting our journalism. This article is available exclusively for our subscribers, who help fund our work at the Chicago Tribune. That’s how senior quarterback Aidan Lucero sees the last third of Warren’s regular season, before the stakes increase significantly. The Blue Devils’ latest playoff tuneup was a dominant 54-0 North Suburban Conference…

Senate dodges US debt disaster, voting to extend borrowing into December and temporarily avert an unprecedented federal default thumbnail

Senate dodges US debt disaster, voting to extend borrowing into December and temporarily avert an unprecedented federal default

WASHINGTON — The Senate dodged a U.S. debt disaster Thursday night, voting to extend the government’s borrowing authority into December and temporarily avert an unprecedented federal default that experts warned would devastate the economy and harm millions of Americans. The party-line Democratic vote of 50-48 in support of the bill to raise the government’s debt…

Ask Amy: Dad is stealing son’s medical pot thumbnail

Ask Amy: Dad is stealing son’s medical pot

Dear Amy: My 30-year-old son “Danny” lives with me and my husband because he has serious health problems. Danny works full time and has a medical cannabis card. He purchases marijuana every week. About a year ago, I discovered that my healthy husband has been stealing marijuana from my son’s bedroom and has been using…