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Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 09:16 PM CDT

Golden Knights Take van Riemsdyk in Expansion Draft

Golden Knights Take van Riemsdyk in Expansion Draft

The Chicago Blackhawks will say goodbye to defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk after the Vegas Golden Knights selected him in the NHL Expansion Draft.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 07:39 PM CDT

Former Pro Wrestler Announces Candidacy For Governor: Report

Former Pro Wrestler Announces Candidacy For Governor: Report

A former professional wrestler is throwing his hat in the ring for the Illinois governor’s race, according to a new report.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:57 PM CDT

Family Challenges Police Account of Cyclist's Injuries

Family Challenges Police Account of Cyclist's Injuries

A Chicago man did not fall from his bike and injure himself, as police say, but was more likely struck by a hit-and-run driver, his family said Wednesday.

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Things to Do this Weekend in the Chicago Area: June 23-25

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  • <b>Chicago Pride Parade</b>
  • <b>Windy City Country LakeShake Festival</b>
  • <b>Chicago Ale Fest</b>
Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 05:29 PM CDT

Feds Charge Man for Prostituting Teen Before Her Murder

Feds Charge Man for Prostituting Teen Before Her Murder

Days before 16-year-old Desiree Robinson was found dead in a Markham garage, her throat slit and her body badly beaten, she confided on Facebook to a longtime friend that she was being “pimped,” the Chicago...

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:56 PM CDT

Body Found in Burning Car at Morton Arboretum: Sheriff

Body Found in Burning Car at Morton Arboretum: Sheriff

A body was found in a burning car Wednesday in a remote parking area of the Morton Arboretum in west suburban Lisle, the sheriff’s office confirmed.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 11:00 PM CDT

Stabbing in Michigan Being Investigated As Terrorism: FBI

Stabbing in Michigan Being Investigated As Terrorism: FBI

A Canadian man shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck Wednesday at a Michigan airport, and referenced people being killed overseas during the attack that's now being investigated as an...

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 04:56 PM CDT

Longtime Cook County Clerk David Orr Won't Seek Re-Election

Longtime Cook County Clerk David Orr Won't Seek Re-Election

Longtime Cook County Clerk David Orr says he won't seek re-election next year.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 04:34 PM CDT

Epic Burger No Longer Accepts Cash: Report

Epic Burger No Longer Accepts Cash: Report

Your cash is no longer valid at a popular Chicago burger joint, according to a new report.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 04:29 PM CDT

Ex-Lawmaker Serving 8 Years in Prison For Child Porn Dies

Ex-Lawmaker Serving 8 Years in Prison For Child Porn Dies

A former Illinois state representative who pleaded guilty to child pornography charges has died in prison.

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