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Louis Anderson Talks Food, Family

Legendary comedian talks family inspiration with NBC Chicago's Stefan Holt in advance of shows at Improv Comedy Club in Schaumburg. »

Study Shows Dogs Can Understand Human Commands

Study Shows Dogs Can Understand Human Commands

New research suggests dogs processes human speech much like the way he or she hears other dogs' barks and growls. »

The Smashing Pumpkins to Play Sold-Out Chicago Show

The Smashing Pumpkins to Play Sold-Out Chicago Show

The Smashing Pumpkins are set to perform in a surprise sold-out show in Chicago on Thanksgiving eve. »

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Lights Festival Takes Over Mag Mile Saturday

Thousands are expected to converge on North Michigan Avenue for the BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival. »

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Schedule Released for Ice Rink at Millennium Park

Rink will be available from Nov. 14, 2014 through March 8, 2015, weather permitting »

Navy Pier Announces Two New Restaurants

Navy Pier Announces Two New Restaurants

Two new restaurants will soon join an expanded quick-serve dining area at Navy Pier as part of a major redevelopment project, pier officials announced Monday. »

Find the Perfect Present: Gift Guide 2014

Find the Perfect Present: Gift Guide 2014

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Our guide will help you find unique present ideas for everyone on your shopping list. »

Cher Cancels Remaining "Dressed to Kill" Tour Dates

Cher Cancels Remaining "Dressed to Kill" Tour Dates

Remaining dates included a January appearance in Chicago. »

2014 Gift Guide: Dragons, Aliens, Heroes for the Gamer

2014 Gift Guide: Dragons, Aliens, Heroes for the Gamer

Sony's PlayStation 4 video-game console has built an impressive lead over its competitors. That's good news for holiday shoppers because it has driven Microsoft and Nintendo to offer more budget-friendly holiday... »

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Group Files Lawsuit Against Proposed Lucas Museum

"Friends of the Parks" argues the proposed site sits atop reclaimed waterways and therefore cannot be used for private development. »

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