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Seabrook Suspended for Game 2 Hit

Seabrook Suspended for Game 2 Hit

The Chicago Blackhawks are already trailing 2-0 in their best of seven series against the St Louis Blues, and their road to a comeback hit a speed bump on Sunday as the NHL suspended defenseman Brent Seabrook three games for his hit on Blues forward David Backes. Watch »

3 minutes ago
Chicagoan to Run 35th Straight Boston Marathon

Chicagoan to Run 35th Straight Boston Marathon

A 53-year-old Chicagoan's participation in Monday's Boston Marathon will be especially memorable, and not... Read »

21 minutes ago
6 Shot During Easter Party in Western Suburb

6 Shot During Easter Party in Western Suburb

Six people were shot Sunday while attending an Easter gathering in a Chicago suburb. Officials said a group... Watch »

2 hours ago
Man Killed During Kayaking Trip on Fox River

Man Killed During Kayaking Trip on Fox River

A kayaker was killed Saturday while he and a group of friends from downstate Illinois were taking a trip down... Read »

3 hours ago
Husband and Wife, Both Officers, Found Shot to Death

Husband and Wife, Both Officers, Found Shot to Death

A husband and wife were found fatally shot inside a home in Chicago's Garfield Ridge neighborhood Sunday in... Watch »

5 hours ago
Fans React To Blackhawks Game 2 Loss

Fans React To Blackhawks Game 2 Loss

Two of the Blackhawks top players could be placed on the bench after what happened during Game 2 of the Stanley Cup... Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Body of Newborn Found in Plastic Bag in Chicago Gangway

Body of Newborn Found in Plastic Bag in Chicago Gangway

The body of a newborn baby was discovered in a gangway in Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side... Read »

4 hours ago
Bickell, Seabrook Could Face Discipline for Game 2 Hits

Bickell, Seabrook Could Face Discipline for Game 2 Hits

The Chicago Blackhawks could be facing the St. Louis Blues short-handed on Monday night, as Bryan Bickell and Brent... Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Cubs Hit 3 HRs, Break Loose to Beat Reds 8-4

Cubs Hit 3 HRs, Break Loose to Beat Reds 8-4

Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Blues Stun Blackhawks in 4-3 Overtime Victory

Blues Stun Blackhawks in 4-3 Overtime Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks once again coughed up a late third period lead, and once again fell in overtime as... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Quinn Promises Tighter Controls After Medicaid Paid for Dead

Quinn Promises Tighter Controls After Medicaid Paid for Dead

Gov. Pat Quinn is promising tighter controls after a review found that the Illinois Medicaid program paid... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Chicago Cops to Patrol Most Violent Areas on Bikes

Chicago Cops to Patrol Most Violent Areas on Bikes

Some of the police officers who have been patrolling Chicago's most violent neighborhoods on foot are... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Part of Man's Ear Bitten Off by Underage Girlfriend's Brother

Part of Man's Ear Bitten Off by Underage Girlfriend's Brother

A South Side man who twice impregnated a minor teen had part of his ear bitten off by his young paramour’s brother... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
7 Dead, 24 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Violence

7 Dead, 24 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Violence

At least seven people have been killed and 24 others wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday. Watch »

4 hours ago
Blackhawks Must Stay Aggressive in Game 2

Blackhawks Must Stay Aggressive in Game 2

The Chicago Blackhawks tried to play conservatively on Thursday night to protect a one goal lead, and they Read »

Apr 19, 2014
$14M Awarded in Lawsuit Linking Contraceptive, Stroke

$14M Awarded in Lawsuit Linking Contraceptive, Stroke

A jury has awarded $14 million to a suburban Chicago woman who said in a lawsuit that she suffered a... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
Woman Shot During Car Chase Flees to Police Station

Woman Shot During Car Chase Flees to Police Station

A woman sitting in the passenger seat of a minivan was shot Saturday morning while the driver was being pursued... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Hawks' Depth Key to Road Success vs. Blues

Hawks' Depth Key to Road Success vs. Blues

The Chicago Blackhawks thrive upon their depth of scoring, and with first line change on the road, it's... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Car Chase Ends in Fatal Shooting in West Town

Car Chase Ends in Fatal Shooting in West Town

A car chase that began in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood ended with a three-car crash and fatal shooting in the... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
White Sox Routed 12-0 By Rangers

White Sox Routed 12-0 By Rangers

Martin Perez pitched a three-hitter for his first career shutout, Leonys Martin drove in four runs and the... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
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