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Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 04:14 PM CDT

Commissioner Calls I-290 Shootings 'An Act of Terrorism'

Commissioner Calls I-290 Shootings 'An Act of Terrorism'

After two people were killed and one person injured in two separate shootings on the Eisenhower Expressway Thursday, a vocal area official is calling the shootings "an act of terrorism."

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 03:49 PM CDT

ACC Football Championship Moved To Orlando Over Anti-LGBT Law

ACC Football Championship Moved To Orlando Over Anti-LGBT Law

Orlando emerged as a possible location for the Dec. 3 game after the ACC joined other sports leagues in pulling out of North Carolina amid backlash over controversial state House Bill 2.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 03:49 PM CDT

Man Charged in Murder That Led to Tyshawn Lee’s Slaying

Man Charged in Murder That Led to Tyshawn Lee’s Slaying

A reputed member of a faction of the Gangster Disciples street gang, Khalil Yameen, has been charged in a deadly gang-related shooting that led to the execution-stye murder of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee, Cook County...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 03:45 PM CDT

House Reps Roast Wells Fargo CEO for 'Egregious Fraud'

House Reps Roast Wells Fargo CEO for 'Egregious Fraud'

A furious congressional committee grilled Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf on Thursday, the latest group to express their ire over the bank's shady practices, NBC News reported. Stumpf sat before the House Financial...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 04:02 PM CDT

Firefighter Confronted, Subdued SC School Shooter

Firefighter Confronted, Subdued SC School Shooter

When two firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck at the playground. There was no gunman, and no one inside the truck. Within minutes,...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 08:38 PM CDT

Big Star Announces New Taco Shop in Wrigleyville Development

Big Star Announces New Taco Shop in Wrigleyville Development

Renowned Chicago taco shop Big Star is moving in next to Wrigley Field.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 03:25 PM CDT

Airlines Reading, Responding to Social Media Rants

Airlines Reading, Responding to Social Media Rants

A new study says airlines are reading posts made by customers complaining over delayed or canceled flights and poor service, and are responding to those messages. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines has a team...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 03:17 PM CDT

Obama to Attend Duckworth Fundraiser in Chicago: Report

Obama to Attend Duckworth Fundraiser in Chicago: Report

President Barack Obama is scheduled to attend a fundraiser for Rep. Tammy Duckworth’s Senate campaign Oct. 9 on Chicago’s South Side, the Chicago Sun-Times’ Lynn Sweet reports.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 03:13 PM CDT

How Becoming US Citizen Inspired Runner to Take on Marathon

How Becoming US Citizen Inspired Runner to Take on Marathon

Elite runner Diego Estrada is no stranger to long journeys. In fact, he runs every race with one particular journey in mind.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 07:56 PM CDT

Startup Pairs With Chicago Bakery to Curb Food Waste: Report

Startup Pairs With Chicago Bakery to Curb Food Waste: Report

A Los Angeles-based startup attempting to curb the problematic food waste created by restaurants has expanded to Chicago and obtained its first local client.

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