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Marathon Training Tips: Dealing With Injuries

Marathon Training Tips: Dealing With Injuries

Michael Morrow, a physical therapist for Athletico, discusses injury prevention and knowing the difference between a serious injury and one due to fatigue. Watch »

2 hours ago
Cutler Shows Up to Camp in Old School Conversion Van

Cutler Shows Up to Camp in Old School Conversion Van

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler may be rolling in the dough after signing a seven-year contract in... Watch »

3 hours ago
Chicago Restaurants Avoid BYOB Crackdown

Chicago Restaurants Avoid BYOB Crackdown

New ordinance allows aldermen to revoke BYOB privileges for certain businesses. Read »

4 hours ago
Jay-Z and Beyonce Dine at Chicago Cut Steakhouse

Jay-Z and Beyonce Dine at Chicago Cut Steakhouse

Couple visits Chicago for a Soldier Field concert Thursday night. Read »

29 minutes ago
Opinion: What Bruce Rauner's Uber Love Means For Illinois

Opinion: What Bruce Rauner's Uber Love Means For Illinois

When Bruce Rauner professed his love for Uber on Tuesday, calling for Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn to veto a bill... Read »

4 hours ago
Teen Pilot in Around-the-World Attempt Crashes in Pacific, Dies

Teen Pilot in Around-the-World Attempt Crashes in Pacific, Dies

An Indiana teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight has died in a crash over... Read »

3 hours ago
Park Grill Case Raises Questions About Daley's Health

Park Grill Case Raises Questions About Daley's Health

Former Mayor Richard Daley won't have to testify in an ongoing lawsuit seeking to break the lease for a... Watch »

3 hours ago
Child Dies in Bensenville House Fire

Child Dies in Bensenville House Fire

Mother escapes burning home with three children, fourth dies after hiding behind dresser. Watch »

2 hours ago
Man Wrongly Convicted of Murder Released From Prison

Man Wrongly Convicted of Murder Released From Prison

Rodell Sanders spent 20 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. Watch »

4 minutes ago

Illinois Summer Gardens & Flowers

Here are your photos of Illinois' beautiful summer gardens, flowers and creepy crawlers. View »

5 hours ago
One Fan's Quest for Garth Brooks Tickets

One Fan's Quest for Garth Brooks Tickets

Finding tickets to see a popular musician, like, say, Garth Brooks in concert is akin to navigating the... Read »

4 hours ago
Architect Suggests Drastic Changes for Montrose Beach

Architect Suggests Drastic Changes for Montrose Beach

Beach's setup under fire after recent violent incidents. Watch »

3 hours ago
Judge Lets Daley Off the Hook in Park Grill Case

Judge Lets Daley Off the Hook in Park Grill Case

A Cook County judge cut ex-Mayor Richard M. Daley a break on Wednesday, sparing him from having to testify... Read »

6 hours ago
Emery: Conte Will Miss First Preseason Game

Emery: Conte Will Miss First Preseason Game

The Chicago Bears will be short a couple of potential starters to begin training camp in Bourbonnais, with Kyle Long... Watch »

5 hours ago
Man Hopes to Buy Ad Space on CTA Trains, Post Jokes

Man Hopes to Buy Ad Space on CTA Trains, Post Jokes

One CTA rider is hoping to bring some enjoyment to what is often a hairy commute by putting joke ads on... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Daley's Medical Records to Stay Private in Park Grill Case

Daley's Medical Records to Stay Private in Park Grill Case

Former Mayor Richard M. Daley's medical records will remain private in Chicago's lawsuit against the Park... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Woman Killed by Flying Tire on Bishop Ford Freeway

Woman Killed by Flying Tire on Bishop Ford Freeway

Traffic on the freeway was backed up for nearly 10 miles, to Interstate 80. Watch »

6 hours ago
Study Finds Talking to Strangers May Improve Your Commute

Study Finds Talking to Strangers May Improve Your Commute

Chicago commutes aren’t easy, especially for the many who attempt to fit on incredibly crowded trains and... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Durbin to Putin: Take Responsibility for MH17 Crash

Durbin to Putin: Take Responsibility for MH17 Crash

Illinois Democrat called separatists "thugs," and said they've been "armed, financed and inspired by... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
High Waves Prompt Beach Warning in Chicago

High Waves Prompt Beach Warning in Chicago

With cooler temps and windy conditions Wednesday comes dangerous swimming conditions on Chicago shores. Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
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