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'Hamilton' to Make Highly Anticipated Chicago Debut Tonight

'Hamilton' to Make Highly Anticipated Chicago Debut Tonight

Broadway’s beloved “Hamilton” will finally make its highly-anticipated Chicago debut this week.  The Tony-award winning musical opens at Private Bank Theatre Tuesday night, with Chicago...

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Trump, Clinton Clash Over Chicago’s Gun Violence in Debate

Trump, Clinton Clash Over Chicago’s Gun Violence in Debate

As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off for the first time Monday night, Chicago’s extraordinary gun violence became a hot topic of the debate, however, the presidential candidates clashed on how to solve...

6 hours ago

Shields Gets First Win in 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1

Shields Gets First Win in 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1

Finally, everything came together for James Shields. The beleaguered right-hander pitched six effective innings for his first win in two months, Justin Morneau and Carlos Sanchez each hit a two-run homer and the...

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:43 PM CDT

Debate Watch Party Hosted in Skokie By Republican Group

Debate Watch Party Hosted in Skokie By Republican Group

The Niles Township Republican Organization organized a watch party for the first presidential debate in el Fuego Mexican restaurant in the northern suburb of Skokie.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:44 PM CDT

Clinton Supporters Sound Off in South Loop Bar Watch Party

Clinton Supporters Sound Off in South Loop Bar Watch Party

In a South Loop bar, many had their eyes glued to the TV screens for the first presidential debate Monday night.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:29 PM CDT

After 21 Years, Man Convicted Of Murder Gets New Trial

After 21 Years, Man Convicted Of Murder Gets New Trial

Charles Johnson walked out of the gates of Cook County Jail Monday after 21 years behind bars.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:45 PM CDT

Cubs Win 100 Games for First Time Since 1935

Cubs Win 100 Games for First Time Since 1935

The Chicago Cubs have won 100 games for the first time in over 80 years after a victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 08:26 PM CDT

Jeremy Langford Out 4 to 6 Weeks With Injury: Report

Jeremy Langford Out 4 to 6 Weeks With Injury: Report

Chicago Bears running back Jeremy Langford injured his ankle in Sunday's loss to the Dallas Cowboys, and a new report indicates that he could miss some serious time with the injury.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 07:51 PM CDT

Race to Watch: 17th Congressional District

Race to Watch: 17th Congressional District

Race to Watch is a twice-weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters familiarize themselves with candidates in the lead-up to the Nov. 8 general election. This edition's focus in Illinois' 17th...

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 12:15 AM CDT

Monday Night Debate Could Influence Undecided Voters

Monday Night Debate Could Influence Undecided Voters

Early voting begins later this week in Illinois with most polls showing Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Tied—so Monday night’s debate could help undecided voters make up their minds.

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