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Missing Mother, Two Kids Found Safe

Missing Mother, Two Kids Found Safe

Police said Jamie Duignan left home earlier in the day with her two children. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Chicago Native Jabari Parker Declares for NBA

Chicago Native Jabari Parker Declares for NBA

There is a strong chance Parker could be the No. 1 overall pick in June. The All-American was the... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Judge Puts Off Ruling in Suit Against Rutherford

Judge Puts Off Ruling in Suit Against Rutherford

A federal judge has delayed a decision about granting Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford's request to throw out... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
CTA Announces Plans For Red Line Extension and Rehab

CTA Announces Plans For Red Line Extension and Rehab

Plans to extend the Red Line past 95th Street, rebuild oldest North Side stations. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Chicago Confections Make List of Nation's Top Cupcakes

Chicago Confections Make List of Nation's Top Cupcakes

Add cupcakes to the list of Chicago foods ranked among the best in the nation. Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Blackhawks' Road to a Repeat Begins Thursday

Blackhawks' Road to a Repeat Begins Thursday

Last season, the Chicago Blackhawks cruised into the playoffs as favorites and emerged as Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Meet

Meet "The Voice" Contestant Tess Boyer

Tess Boyer hails from Glen Carbon, Il. She's competing on NBC's hit show "The Voice" this season... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Robber Who Was Homesick for Prison Gets 3 1/2 Years

Robber Who Was Homesick for Prison Gets 3 1/2 Years

A federal judge in Chicago sentenced a former inmate to 3 1/2 years in prison on Thursday after the man... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Mayor Assembles Task Force for George Lucas Museum

Mayor Assembles Task Force for George Lucas Museum

The 12-member team is searching for the best potential location for the museum. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
LEGOLAND to Host Job Fair

LEGOLAND to Host Job Fair

If you’re looking for a job and have a love for LEGOs you might be in luck. Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Emanuel Urges State to Pitch in $100M for Obama Library

Emanuel Urges State to Pitch in $100M for Obama Library

Several sites — most on Chicago's South Side — want to become home to the library and Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Top Bears Draft Picks: #22 Devin Hester

Top Bears Draft Picks: #22 Devin Hester

With his flair for dramatic returns, Devin Hester was a shoo-in for our list, and even though he is no longer... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Madhouse Enforcer's First Round Playoff Predictions

Madhouse Enforcer's First Round Playoff Predictions

The NHL playoffs are set to kick off on Wednesday night, and before the first puck drops, Madhouse Enforcer is here... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Man Punched, Kicked Passenger on CTA Train: Police

Man Punched, Kicked Passenger on CTA Train: Police

Incident happened March 28 on board a CTA Yellow Line train, police said. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
NW Indiana Mayor, Wife Plead Not Guilty

NW Indiana Mayor, Wife Plead Not Guilty

Prosecutors say a federal grand jury has indicted Keith Soderquist, his wife and a former city employee... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Lyons Residents Speak Out Following Police Cuts

Lyons Residents Speak Out Following Police Cuts

Residents of a southwest Chicago suburb are speaking out after one-third of the area's police force was cut... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Opponents of Flooding Prevention Plan Fear Contamination

Opponents of Flooding Prevention Plan Fear Contamination

A northern suburb’s plan to combat frequent flooding may wind up impacting its beaches and the source of... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Walker Leads Bobcats Over Bulls in OT, 91-86

Walker Leads Bobcats Over Bulls in OT, 91-86

Kemba Walker scored eight of his 22 points in overtime to help the Charlotte Bobcats defeat the Chicago Bulls 91-86... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Forget Cold, Cubs Cooled by Tanaka in 3-0 Loss

Forget Cold, Cubs Cooled by Tanaka in 3-0 Loss

Forget the cold. The Chicago Cubs faced a much more difficult challenge in Masahiro Tanaka. Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Chicago to Celebrate Record Store Day

Chicago to Celebrate Record Store Day

Chicago record stores are preparing for a rush of customers honoring Record Store Day Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
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