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Hotness In The News Tuesday Nov. 18

Hotness In The News Tuesday Nov. 18

Hotness in the News, brought to you by SociaLifeChicago, is your daily intel for quick news stories to keep you up on what’s going on in Chicago and the world.  With sports, celebrity, business, fashion news and our ‘Look of The Day.’ Make small talk, better.

“Winter is coming.” ― George R.R. Martin

CHICAGO NEWS

A small Aero Commander 500 turboprop cargo plane crashed into a home, in the 6500 block of South Knox Avenue, a few blocks away from Midway International Airport. The elderly couple who lives in the home was not injured. [CBS CHICAGO]

NATIONAL NEWS

The Obama administration is undertaking a review of how it handles cases of U.S. citizens held captive by extremists abroad. This revelation comes after another American was beheaded by ISIS militants. The review to improve interagency coordination in hostage cases, will examine intelligence-collection efforts and how the government engages with family members. [WSJ]

WORLD NEWS

Four people, believed to be rabbis in a Jerusalem synagogue were killed by Palestinian men armed with a meat cleaver and a gun reports reuters. [REUTERS]

SPORTS

Jimmy Butler ladies & gentlemen! He led with 22 points for a Bulls 105-89 win Monday night over the LA Clippers. Chicago is now 6-0 on the road for the first time since 1996-97. Taj Gibson had 20 points, , Mike Dunleavy Jr. added 19 points and Joakim Noah had 11 points and 16 rebounds. [SF GATE]

BUSINESS

More than 1,500 Southern California garment workers are enduring poor working conditions and insufficient pay. The US Department of Labor, following a year-long survey, found the workers are owed over $3 million in unpaid wages; also concluded that American companies Nasty Gal, Macy’s, Nordstrom and JC Penney, among others, were producing garments in the factories concerned. [VOGUE UK]

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CELEBRITIES

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 worldwide press tour landed in LA’s Nokia Theatre for their premiere Monday night. Stars Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Julianne Moree, Elizabeth Banks, Donald Sutherland all made the red carpet. [THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER]

FASHION

Comme des Garçons’ Rei Kawakubo has collaborated with Bata Tennis. The original Bata Tennis shoe has been produced in Batanagar, India since 1936. The styles, which come in two variations on black polka dots and retail for $120, will be available the first week of December at CDG flagships worldwide, Dover Street Market locations, and Colette in Paris. [WWD]

LOOK OF THE DAY

JULIANNE MOORE
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