Dec 17, 2009

Thomson Now State's Biggest Political Football

Thomson Now State's Biggest Political Football

Illinois GOP -- and Quinn's opponent Dan Hynes -- voice their displeasure.

Dec 17, 2009

Illinois Gets Gitmo

Illinois Gets Gitmo

Rural prison to be acquired by federal government, will hold 100 detainees.

Dec 17, 2009

Terrorists in Thomson? How Ironic

Terrorists in Thomson?  How Ironic

The reason Thomson sits mostly empty today: 9/11.

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Blackhawks Prepare for Wild

Blackhawks Prepare for Wild

The Chicago Blackhawks finished off their first round series this weekend, but they face a stiff test in the Minnesota Wild in round two. We start previewing that series in this edition of Hawks Headlines.

4 Killed, 22 Wounded in Weekend Gun Violence

4 Killed, 22 Wounded in Weekend Gun Violence

Four people were killed and at least 22 others — including a 13-year-old boy — have been injured in Chicago gun violence since Friday morning, police said.

Woman Struck, Killed by Car on South Side

Woman Struck, Killed by Car on South Side

Police say a woman on the south side was killed after being hit by speeding car.

Bears Top Positional Needs: Running Back

Bears Top Positional Needs: Running Back

The Chicago Bears will be looking to upgrade a lot of areas on their team at the NFL Draft this week, and one position they could look at as they choose their picks is running back.

Downtown CTA Buses Rerouted After Bricks Fall From Loop Building

Downtown CTA Buses Rerouted After Bricks Fall From Loop Building

Part of State Street remains closed to traffic in the Loop Monday after bricks fell from a building Sunday night, causing headaches for some bus riders’ morning commute.

Young Girl Battling Cancer Dreams to Meet Taylor Swift

Young Girl Battling Cancer Dreams to Meet Taylor Swift

A 12-year old girl who may be nearing the end of her battle with cancer has inspired an entire Chicago neighborhood to help. NBC Chicago's Anthony Ponce reports.