The Carry Out 6-1-16: “I’m glad we didn’t get the Olympics because our violence epidemic is worse than Zika”

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The Carry Out is the nightly segment where Justin reads the newspaper so you don’t have to. Tonight’s top stories include the ongoing drama down in Springfield over the state budget, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson saying all officers are trained in using tasers, the continuing Chicago violence epidemic, drivers lining up for miles to get last minute emissions tests, Tom Ricketts making his case for an open-air plaza outside of Wrigley Field, archaeologists finding 2000-year-old writings in London, the White Sox winning the series against the Mets, the Cubs taking on the Dodgers, the Chicago Sky starting their season on a low note and the AP Stylebook making changes to its new edition.

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