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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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49ers 10, Bears 0

49ers 10, Bears 0

The Chicago Bears are trying to spoil the party for the San Francisco 49'ers as they open brand new Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara.

Teen Held Without Bail in Attack of Pregnant Student

Teen Held Without Bail in Attack of Pregnant Student

A pregnant Chicago State University student who was kidnapped and sexually assaulted, told her teen attacker she was pregnant, showing him her stomach, but was still forced to take off her clothes,...

Victim of Brown Line Machete Attack Speaks Out

Victim of Brown Line Machete Attack Speaks Out

The victim of a machete attack at a Brown Line stop in Albany Park said Saturday he was cut with the machete when he tried to take it from a gang member holding it to the throat of his teenage brother.

Chicago Officer Hit by Car, Driver Shot on West Side

Chicago Officer Hit by Car, Driver Shot on West Side

A Chicago police officer was hit by a car and the driver shot Saturday night on the Near West Side.

2 Dead, 12 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Violence

2 Dead, 12 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Violence

Two people were killed and at least 12 others were injured in weekend violence across Chicago, police said.

USA Wins Basketball Worlds, 129-92 Over Serbia

USA Wins Basketball Worlds, 129-92 Over Serbia

Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.