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Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 03:50 PM CST

Obama Commutes 330 Drug Sentences

Obama Commutes 330 Drug Sentences

In a last major act as president, Barack Obama cut short the sentences of 330 federal inmates convicted of drug crimes on Thursday, bringing his bid to correct what he's called a systematic injustice to a...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:43 PM CST

Garrett Popcorn Celebrates National Popcorn Day

Garrett Popcorn Celebrates National Popcorn Day

Chicago's Garrett Popcorn Shops is celebrating National Popcorn Day with a deal fans won't want to miss.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 03:29 PM CST

Dog Found with Ears, Nose Cut Off; Reward Offered for Arrest

Dog Found with Ears, Nose Cut Off; Reward Offered for Arrest

Animal welfare authorities in Detroit are trying to find whoever is responsible for maiming a dog found with his ears and nose cut off. The Michigan Humane Society has released a photo of the Rottweiler...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 02:31 PM CST

Obama Releases Final Batch of Bin Laden Documents

Obama Releases Final Batch of Bin Laden Documents

In its final hours, the Obama administration on Thursday released the last of three installments of documents belonging to Osama bin Laden that were seized in a 2011 raid that killed the al-Qaida leader in...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 02:06 PM CST

Trump's Inauguration Committee Says There's a Reason Kanye Wasn't Asked to Perform

Trump's Inauguration Committee Says There's a Reason Kanye Wasn't Asked to Perform

Despite being famous friends, President-elect Donald Trump’s team passed on considering Kanye West as a performer for his inauguration Friday.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:19 PM CST

Hottest Spots in Chicago Area to Buy a Home in 2017: Report

Hottest Spots in Chicago Area to Buy a Home in 2017: Report

The hottest neighborhoods to live in in the Chicago area aren’t what many would expect – and that’s exactly why real estate site Redfin is predicting they will continue to grow in 2017.

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How to Watch Donald Trump's Inauguration Live

How to Watch Donald Trump's Inauguration Live

Not able to make it to the nation's capital to watch the historic Inauguration Day Friday in person?

We've got you covered.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 01:08 PM CST

Obama Pens Goodbye Letter: 'You Made Me a Better President'

Obama Pens Goodbye Letter: 'You Made Me a Better President'

President Barack Obama offered a final thank you to the American people Thursday in a goodbye letter. In the letter, Obama credits US citizens for being a "source of goodness, resilience, and hope" as he faced...

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 02:45 PM CST

How to Get to the Women's March on Chicago

How to Get to the Women's March on Chicago

With thousands of people expected to hit Chicago streets for a march and rally one day after Donald Trump's inauguration, getting around the city and to the event could take some planning.

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 12:30 PM CST

Durbin: Blagojevich's Sentence Was 'Outrageously Long'

Durbin: Blagojevich's Sentence Was 'Outrageously Long'

Sen. Dick Durbin claimed Tuesday that incarcerated former Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s 14-year prison sentence was excessive.

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