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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...

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:02 PM CDT

Galaxy of Concerns Surrounds Lucas Museum

Galaxy of Concerns Surrounds Lucas Museum

A day after the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art was awarded to Chicago, opposition is beginning to build.

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ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream Chairman and CEO Steven LaVoie is showing slight improvements after he was injured Thursday during a shooting at his office in Chicago's Loop.

Loop Shooter Was Not Registered to Carry Gun

Loop Shooter Was Not Registered to Carry Gun

Police say a man who shot a company CEO in a downtown office building Thursday was not legally permitted to carry the gun used in the shooting.

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

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Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

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Driver Charged in Fatal Edgewater Pedestrian Crash

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Beware of Lollapalooza Fake Ticket Scams

Beware of Lollapalooza Fake Ticket Scams

Several ticket seekers victimized by criminals on Craigslist.