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Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:08 PM CDT

Competition Rises for Location of George Lucas Museum

Competition Rises for Location of George Lucas Museum

Looks like Chicago has some competition as a potential location for George Lucas' art museum.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:07 PM CDT
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By Alexandria Fisher

Task Force Recommends Site for George Lucas Museum

Task Force Recommends Site for George Lucas Museum

A task force charged by Mayor Rahm Emanuel with finding a potential location for a George Lucas museum has recommended parking lots just south of Soldier Field.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:06 PM CDT

Task Force Recommends Site for George Lucas Museum

Task Force Recommends Site for George Lucas Museum

A task force charged by Mayor Rahm Emanuel with finding a potential location for a George Lucas museum has recommended parking lots just south of Soldier Field, but Bears fans aren't happy about losing...

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:05 PM CDT

San Francisco Ups Ante For George Lucas Museum

San Francisco Ups Ante For George Lucas Museum

Is the force with Chicago? Our city appears to be getting competition to house the George Lucus museum from San Francisco.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:03 PM CDT

Chicago Lands George Lucas' Museum

Chicago Lands George Lucas' Museum

Chicago has come out on top in the intense competition for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:03 PM CDT
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By Erin Carlson

Why the Lucas Museum Helps Obama Library Pitch

Why the Lucas Museum Helps Obama Library Pitch

Chicago pulled off a major coup this week by stealing the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art away from San Francisco and Los Angeles. Meanwhile, the big push to score President Obama's library remains up in the...

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Seahawks Blow Out Bears 34-6

Seahawks Blow Out Bears 34-6

The Seattle Seahawks showed that they are the defending Super Bowl champions for a reason, blowing out the Chicago Bears by a 34-6 margin on Friday night.

3-Year-Old Boy Among 13 Shot Overnight in Chicago

3-Year-Old Boy Among 13 Shot Overnight in Chicago

At least 13 people were shot overnight in Chicago, including a 3-year-old boy who was critically wounded in a shooting on the city’s West Side.

Conte Suffers Concussion Against Seahawks

Conte Suffers Concussion Against Seahawks

The Chicago Bears' safety position battle got a new wrinkle on Friday when Chris Conte played for the first time this preseason, but things hit a bump when he left the game with a concussion.

Prosecutors Describe Nightmare for Harvey Hostages

Prosecutors Describe Nightmare for Harvey Hostages

Days after a robbery attempt in suburban Harvey turned into a 21-hour hostage situation, prosecutors and police described a nightmarish scene inside a home where two women and six children were being held.

More Storms To Bring Heavy Rain, Potential Flooding

More Storms To Bring Heavy Rain, Potential Flooding

As thousands clean up from flooding damage during Thursday night storms, another round of storms looms ahead of a volatile, hot weekend with the potential for torrential rainfall in some areas and more...

Woman Claims Six Flags Wouldn't Let Disabled Boy on Rides

Woman Claims Six Flags Wouldn't Let Disabled Boy on Rides

A woman has filed a federal lawsuit against Six Flags Great America in north suburban Gurnee, claiming the park discriminated against her disabled son by not letting him on rides.