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Officials Warn of Lolla Street Closures

Officials Warn of Lolla Street Closures

Kyle Long's Ready to Go

Father, Son Killed in Separate Shootings in Less Than a Week

"American Idol" to Host Auditions at State Fair

Updated

Teen Found After Going Missing From Oregon Camp

US & World

Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears Breaking

Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears

Video

"Coming for You": American Suicide Bomber in Syria

GOP Leaders Drop Border Vote After Tea Party Revolt

$212K Settlement After Water Mistaken for Beer

Obama Calls Out GOP for Suing Him

Ward Room

Politico Switches Illinois Governor Race to 'Leans Republican'

Politico Switches Illinois Governor Race to 'Leans Republican'

Alderman Abandons Bartender Gig After DUI Arrest

Rahm Introduces Minimum Wage Ordinance

Medical Marijuana Could Soon Be Sold Next to a Starbucks Near You

Rauner's Campaign Donors Are Forbes-Branded Billionaires

Weather

TODAY'S FORECAST: Cool Start Again

TODAY'S FORECAST: Cool Start Again

CDC Report: 2,000 Americans Killed Each Year by Weather

Scattered Showers, Storms Expected Sunday

Lightning, Heavy Rain Likely in Latest Round of Storms

Severe Weather Preparedness

Investigative

Why Is This Gardener Suing  Chicago?

Why Is This Gardener Suing Chicago?

Penthouse-Themed Club Planned Near Nun Convent

Plane Crash Survivor Fights for Lap Children Ban

College Application SSNs Expose Security Risk

New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

Grizzly Detail

Kyle Long's Ready to Go

Kyle Long's Ready to Go

Lance Briggs Wants to Retire a Bear

Mundy Looks to Lead Bears Safeties to Bounceback Season

Brandon Marshall Thinks Jay Cutler Can Be MVP

Most Important Bears: Jared Allen

Auto Show

Chicago Automobile Trade Association Awards Carol Cooling Grant

Chicago Automobile Trade Association Awards Carol Cooling Grant

Auto Show Honors Late NBC 5 Employee With Scholarship

"Best of Show" Winners Announced

Introducing the 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe

Video

Alicia Roman Challenges Auto Show Chairman To Pinball Match

Inc. Well

Whole Foods Details Plans for New Stores

Whole Foods Details Plans for New Stores

Program Uses Selfies to Determine Life Expectancy

Shake Shack To Open Second Chicago Location in 2015

Uniqlo To Open First Store in Chicago Next Fall

Workers Demonstrate Against Timed Bathroom Breaks

Sports

Little League Team Sets Sights on Historic World Series

Little League Team Sets Sights on Historic World Series

Mundy Looks to Lead Bears Safeties to Bounceback Season

George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell

Tigers Top White Sox 7-2

Cubs Go Into Extras Again, Lose in 10th

Tech

Zillow Buying Trulia in $3.5B Deal

Zillow Buying Trulia in $3.5B Deal

Updated

Uber Driver Arrested After Sexual Assault

Video

Weekend Web: Samsung's Wristwatch Computers

Video

Ideas for Parents: Teen Technology

Unlock Your Phone with Motorola's "Digital Tattoo"

Weird

Zoo Animals Given Thousands of Squished Bananas After Fruit Truck Flips on Highway

Zoo Animals Given Thousands of Squished Bananas After Fruit Truck Flips on Highway

Florida Couple Answers Door, Finds Gator on Porch

Thousands of Blue Sea Creatures Wash Up on Calif. Beaches

Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Hall of Fame Game
New York VS. Buffalo
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