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Oct 7, 2015

City Releases Safety, Traffic Tips for Chicago Marathon

City Releases Safety, Traffic Tips for Chicago Marathon

As the more than 40,000 runners in the Chicago Marathon prepare for the big day Sunday, the city of Chicago released its security plan and offered traffic tips to help runners and spectators safely navigate the...

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2 Boys Found Shot to Death in Car in Gary

2 Boys Found Shot to Death in Car in Gary

Two teenage boys were found shot to death Friday night inside a parked car in Gary, Ind.

6 Family Members Found Dead Identified

6 Family Members Found Dead Identified

The six family members whose bodies were found inside a Southwest Side Chicago home Thursday were identified Saturday by the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Cubs, Jake Arrieta Avoid Arbitration With Contract

Cubs, Jake Arrieta Avoid Arbitration With Contract

Chicago Cubs fans can breathe a sigh of relief on Saturday, as the team agreed to a one-year contract with Jake Arrieta that will pay the hurler over $10 million in the 2016 season.

Rescue Workers Find Cat Seen in Boiling Water Video

Rescue Workers Find Cat Seen in Boiling Water Video

Rescue workers Friday night found the cat seen in a disturbing video in which it was scaled with scorching water.

GOP Candidates Debate in New Hampshire

GOP Candidates Debate in New Hampshire

Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president...

Man Charged with Robbing Suburban Convenience Store

Man Charged with Robbing Suburban Convenience Store

One man is facing charges after authorities say he robbed a convenience store and fled the scene on Friday night.