Chicago Tribune

major daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Chicago Tribune is a major newspaper in Chicago, Illinois. It was founded on June 10, 1847 by James Kelly, John E. Wheeler, and Joseph K. C. Forrest. The Tribune ran the wrong result in its headline, "DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN" during the 1948 United States presidential election.

Chicago Tribune
Headquarters building
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Tribune Publishing
Founder(s)James Kelly, John E. Wheeler and Joseph K. C. Forrest
PublisherR. Bruce Dold
EditorR. Bruce Dold
Managing editorsPeter Kendall, Christine Wolfram Taylor
Opinion editorJohn McCormick
Sports editorAmanda Kaschube
Photo editorTodd Panagopoulos
FoundedJune 10, 1847; 176 years ago (1847-06-10)
Political alignmentConservative
Headquarters160 N Stetson Ave
Chicago, Illinois, U.S. 60601
CountryUnited States
Circulation448,930 daily
331,190 Saturday
853,324 Sunday[1]
ISSN1085-6706 (print)
2165-171X (web)
OCLC number60639020


  1. "Snapshot Report - 3/31/2013". Alliance for Audited Media. March 31, 2013. Retrieved June 7, 2013.

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