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Jenniffer Weigel
My Role

Emcee and columnist for Trib University. The link for TribU is on the front page of Chicagotribune.com. My column is called "Lessons for Life". I also appear weekly on WGN Television and daily on CLTV discussing topics for Trib University.
My Biography

I spent years as a television reporter/anchor and radio host in Chicago. I dropped out of the media to write two books, have a kid, and "find myself". I'm thrilled to be back on the beat with my "Lessons for Life" column.
My Interests

Spirituality, writing, playing with my son, running, yoga(when I remember to do it), and anything that has to do with Italian food.
My Recent Articles

Former NBA star Lamar Odom found unresponsive at Nevada brothel 10/13/2015
Authorities say former NBA and reality TV star Lamar Odom has been hospitalized after he was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel.Nye County Sheriff Sharon A. Wehrly says the department got a call Tuesday afternoon requesting an ambulance for an unresponsive man at the Love Ranch in Crystal, Nevada...

Democratic debate: Clinton defends capitalism, raps Sanders 10/13/2015
The latest on the Democratic presidential debate at the Wynn hotel in Las Vegas (all times local): ___ 6:40 p.m. Gun laws have emerged as an important issue in the Democratic presidential debate. Polls show Democrats are largely united on the subject, even as Americans as a whole are more ambivalent....

Police: Suspects crash car after shooting 2 men in Bronzeville 10/13/2015
Two suspects were arrested after they crashed their car while fleeing a shooting in Bronzeville that wounded two men Tuesday morning, authorities said. Two other men and a boy were later injured in the West Englewood, Gresham and Belmont Central neighborhoods in separate shootings. In the earlier...

Paramedic in wedding dress works crash on way to her reception 10/13/2015
When Sarah Ray's father and grandparents were in a car crash on the way to her wedding reception, the off-duty Tennessee paramedic rushed to the scene in her wedding dress. "My dad called my husband and said there had been an accident," Sarah Ray said. "All he told him was there had been a wreck,...

Wiping out the evil enemy: It's what Theo does 10/13/2015
Whatever else Theo Epstein gives Cubs fans — and it should be a lot — they always will have the Cardinals. The evil, dreaded Cardinals. The deceased Cardinals. It’s what Epstein does. It’s what Epstein, Jed Hoyer and Jason MacLeod do. That’s the president of baseball operations, the general manager...