April 16-27, 2014

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Cardinal George: Doctors Have "Run Out of Tricks" For Him

Cardinal George: Doctors Have "Run Out of Tricks" For Him

Retired Cardinal Francis George says his doctors have run out of options for his cancer treatment and he's exploring an approach to care that focuses on quality of life rather than a cure.

Girlfriend of Man Fatally Shot by Police in 2013 Files Lawsuit

Girlfriend of Man Fatally Shot by Police in 2013 Files Lawsuit

A woman who says she was inside an SUV with a man when he was fatally shot by a Chicago Police officer in south suburban Hazel Crest almost two years ago has filed a federal lawsuit against the city.

Blackhawks Looking for Signature Win vs. Ducks

Blackhawks Looking for Signature Win vs. Ducks

The Chicago Blackhawks are currently 0-for-Southern California on this road trip, but they'll look to change that Friday night against the Anaheim Ducks.

Gov. Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Medical Marijuana Mess

Gov. Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Medical Marijuana Mess

Governor Bruce Rauner fired his strongest salvo yet Friday, over Pat Quinn’s failure to launch medical marijuana in Illinois.

Rauner Defends Big Salaries for Staffers

Rauner Defends Big Salaries for Staffers

The Republican told reporters Friday that some of his administration hires from the private sector were taking pay cuts to work in state government.

Winter Storm Watch Issued for Chicago Area

Winter Storm Watch Issued for Chicago Area

Weather models predict several inches of snow for the Chicago area Sunday night in what could be the season's biggest snowstorm.