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Monday, Nov 7, 2016
'Unprecedented' Campaign Spending in Illinois

'Unprecedented' Campaign Spending in Illinois

Campaign money in Illinois this year is being spent quicker than an Aroldis Chapman fastball. It has reached, according to an expert who monitors money raised and spent, “unprecedented” levels. Read More

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Thursday, Nov 3, 2016
Hackers Hijack Smart Devices, Analysts Warn of ‘Cyber War’

Hackers Hijack Smart Devices, Analysts Warn of ‘Cyber War’

Baby monitors, thermostats, home surveillance cameras -- these gadgets are not what comes to mind when picturing an evil army, but cybersecurity experts warn that malicious hackers are using common household smart devices to cause... Read More

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Monday, Oct 31, 2016
NTSB: Investigation Into O'Hare Plane Fire Could Take Months

NTSB: Investigation Into O'Hare Plane Fire Could Take Months

The National Transportation Safety Board says it will likely be months before a formal cause is established for Friday’s incident involving an engine explosion on an American Airlines 767 at O’Hare. Read More

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Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016
Trump Calls Out Chicago, But Are His Election Concerns Real?

Trump Calls Out Chicago, But Are His Election Concerns Real?

Don’t tell Donald Trump, but Chicago’s infamous “cemetery vote” just ain’t what it used to be. Read More

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Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016
Security Expert Says Stealing Election Nearly Impossible

Security Expert Says Stealing Election Nearly Impossible

If there is a silver lining in any of the public speculation about a “rigged” election in this year’s Presidential campaign, it might be that voters will ask exactly how they can be certain that their election choices are... Read More

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Friday, Oct 21, 2016
Sister of Murder Victim Files For Records to Remain Closed

Sister of Murder Victim Files For Records to Remain Closed

A new chapter was revealed Friday in one of Chicagoland’s most troubling unsolved cases---the 1966 murder of Sharon Percy in her family’s Kenilworth mansion. In the midst of a court fight over whether or not to open the... Read More

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Thursday, Oct 20, 2016
Chicago-Area Activist Refutes Trump's Claims of Paid Protest

Chicago-Area Activist Refutes Trump's Claims of Paid Protest

A longtime Democratic activist says contrary to Donald Trump’s allegations at last night’s debate, he had no role in any secret plan to instigate violence at Trump rallies. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 13, 2016
Summer 2016 Sees Explosion of Rat Complaints in Chicago

Summer 2016 Sees Explosion of Rat Complaints in Chicago

The summer of 2016 saw an explosion of rat complaints. In fact the whole year, according to the city, has seen an overabundance of rodent reports. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016
Cancer Patient Battles for Medical Cannabis

Cancer Patient Battles for Medical Cannabis

The state’s fledgling medical cannabis program has 19 giant cultivation sites, located across Illinois. But those sites serve only about 11,000 patients. That averages about 578 patients for each football-field sized greenhouse... Read More

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Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016
Officer Alleges Ongoing Backlash From 'Code of Silence' Suit

Officer Alleges Ongoing Backlash From 'Code of Silence' Suit

It has been years since veteran officer and whistleblower Shannon Spalding filed suit against the city over the Chicago Police Department’s alleged “code of silence.” Read More

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