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Surveillance Video Shows Truck Smash Store Wall

Surveillance Video Shows Truck Smash Store Wall

The J-Bees Clothing store in Chicago's Austin neighborhood was robbed Thursday morning. The thieves drove a stolen truck through a brick wall to gain access to merchandise. Watch »

Nov 27, 2014
Lions Beat Bears 34-17

Lions Beat Bears 34-17

The Chicago Bears jumped out to an early 14-3 lead, but they couldn't hold on as the Detroit Lions picked up a 34-17... Read »

Nov 27, 2014
Thieves Smash Wall to Rob Austin Clothing Store

Thieves Smash Wall to Rob Austin Clothing Store

At about 4:15 a.m., theives used the back end of a maroon pick up truck to smash through the exterior wall. Watch »

Nov 27, 2014
Butterball Hotline Helps with Your Turkey

Butterball Hotline Helps with Your Turkey

Phyllis Cramer of the Butterball Turkey Help line in Naperville talks us through tips and techniques for cooking the... Watch »

Nov 27, 2014
Kane's Three Assists Lead Blackhawks Over Avalanche

Kane's Three Assists Lead Blackhawks Over Avalanche

The Chicago Blackhawks' offense looked spectacular on Wednesday night, and three Patrick Kane assists led them to a... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
3 Activists Arrested During Ferguson Protest in Loop

3 Activists Arrested During Ferguson Protest in Loop

Three protesters were arrested in Chicago Wednesday two days after a grand jury decided not to indict the officer... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Activists Criticize Emanuel's First Campaign Ad

Activists Criticize Emanuel's First Campaign Ad

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s first TV ad of his 2015 re-election campaign is under fire as a coalition of community groups... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Obama Met With Cupich During Chicago Visit

Obama Met With Cupich During Chicago Visit

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was the point person in the first introductory meeting Tuesday between Archbishop Blase Cupich... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Shoppers Prepare for Thanksgiving, Black Friday Shopping

Shoppers Prepare for Thanksgiving, Black Friday Shopping

As Black Friday shopping transforms into a multi-day event, shoppers and stores are preparing for the shopping... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
10 Stores to Shop Thanksgiving Day

10 Stores to Shop Thanksgiving Day

More and more retailers are opening their doors earlier and earlier in the run up to Black Friday, with many... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Unusually Popular Thanksgiving Recipes in Each State: Report

Unusually Popular Thanksgiving Recipes in Each State: Report

Thanksgiving meals go far beyond making the perfect turkey. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Suit: Man Beaten by Police After Asking to Use Bathroom

Suit: Man Beaten by Police After Asking to Use Bathroom

A Rockford man filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday, claiming he was violently beaten by a northwest suburban Loves... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Briggs Ruled Out for Thursday vs. Lions

Briggs Ruled Out for Thursday vs. Lions

The Chicago Bears will be without a key member of their defense once again on Thursday, as Lance Briggs is forced to... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Quinn Grants Clemencies Ahead of Holiday

Quinn Grants Clemencies Ahead of Holiday

The Chicago Democrat announced the news on Wednesday afternoon. He granted 126 and denied 185 petitions. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Bears vs. Lions: 3 Keys to a Chicago Victory

Bears vs. Lions: 3 Keys to a Chicago Victory

The Chicago Bears will be working this Thanksgiving, and if they want their holiday to be a bountiful one against... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Family Sues After 10-Year-Old Boy Dies in Chicago Fire

Family Sues After 10-Year-Old Boy Dies in Chicago Fire

A Chicago family filed a lawsuit Wednesday after a 10-year-old boy was killed earlier this month in a Northwest Side... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
The United States of Heckling: Obama Schools Protesters on Immigration, Everything Else

The United States of Heckling: Obama Schools Protesters on Immigration,...

When protesters heckled President Obama during his Tuesday immigration speech in Chicago, POTUS responded by... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
5 Cold-Related Deaths Reported in Cook County

5 Cold-Related Deaths Reported in Cook County

Two people, a northwest suburban man and a North Lawndale woman, died this week in Cook County at least in part... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Wrigley Field Bleacher Renovation May Be Delayed

Wrigley Field Bleacher Renovation May Be Delayed

The timeline may be off for the Chicago Cubs to have the Wrigley Field bleacher renovation done by opening day. Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Jackie Chan Movie Inspires Northwestern Solar Discovery

Jackie Chan Movie Inspires Northwestern Solar Discovery

Researchers from Northwestern University used a 1993 Jackie Chan movie as inspiration to test Blu-ray discs' solar... Read »

Nov 26, 2014

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