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Rauner: Skipping Trump's Inauguration Won't Hurt Illinoisans

Rauner: Skipping Trump's Inauguration Won't Hurt Illinoisans

Gov. Bruce Rauner told reporters Tuesday that his choice to skip President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration wouldn’t have a negative impact on Illinoisans.

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Rauner Recommends Vallas for Chicago State Trustees Chairman

Rauner Recommends Vallas for Chicago State Trustees Chairman

Gov. Bruce Rauner said Tuesday that he wants former political rival and veteran school administrator Paul Vallas to be chairman of Chicago State University's Board of Trustees as part of efforts to help the...

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Video: David Ross Accidentally Photobombs Anthony Rizzo

Video: David Ross Accidentally Photobombs Anthony Rizzo

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo has a penchant for goofing around for cameras and taking selfies, but it was one of his former teammates that got busted for an inadvertent photobomb at the White...

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Mild Temps Make for Tough Conditions for Winter Businesses

Mild Temps Make for Tough Conditions for Winter Businesses

Unseasonably warm temperatures in the Chicago area may be pleasant for many residents, but for businesses that depend on cold and snowy city winters, things are very different. Trina Orlando reports.

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Chicago Children's Theatre Moves Into New Home

Chicago Children's Theatre Moves Into New Home

After relying on other venues for over a decade, the Chicago Children's Theatre has set up shop in the West Loop. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

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How Much Snow Would Chicago Have if Temps Were Colder

How Much Snow Would Chicago Have if Temps Were Colder

If it were colder, how much snow would Chicago have right now? Alicia Roman breaks down the unseasonably warm weather.

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Bowling Team's Bus Rolls After Driver Has Seizure: Officials

Bowling Team's Bus Rolls After Driver Has Seizure: Officials

A school bus rolled over on Interstate 294 in a southwest Chicago suburb during rush hour Tuesday, sending three people to the hospital after authorities believe the driver suffered a seizure while driving.

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Suburban Boy is Youngest in US to Get Small Artificial Heart

Suburban Boy is Youngest in US to Get Small Artificial Heart

A young suburban Chicago boy has become the youngest and smallest patient in the country to receive a smaller artificial heart while he waits for his second transplant in less than five years.

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'Hamilton' Creator Tweets Lead-Role Offer After Commutation

'Hamilton' Creator Tweets Lead-Role Offer After Commutation

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the award-winning creator of Broadway hit “Hamilton,” tweeted Tuesday that he’d play the lead role in a Chicago show for Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera—who is set to be released...

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Yelp's Top Places to Eat Only Includes 1 Illinois Restaurant

Yelp's Top Places to Eat Only Includes 1 Illinois Restaurant

Yelp released its Top 100 Places to Eat for 2017 Tuesday—and only one Illinois restaurant made the cut—and it’s not in Chicago.

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