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Reports: Cutler Benched by Bears vs. Lions

Reports: Cutler Benched by Bears vs. Lions

Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman has stood behind Jay Cutler all season long, but on Wednesday night it appeared he has changed course as multiple reports emerged that Jimmy Clausen will start against the...

Grant Challenge Winners

Grant Challenge Winners

“These winning programs are finding solutions through collaboration and innovation. We are grateful for their commitment to Making A Difference in our community,” said David Doebler, President and General...

Father of 3 Fatally Shot While Waiting for Bus

Father of 3 Fatally Shot While Waiting for Bus

Donatello Hererra was standing on the sidewalk, waiting for the Western Avenue bus when someone in a dark colored SUV opened fire striking the 35-year-old, according to police.

Topinka Remembered as Honest, Tough at Memorial

Topinka Remembered as Honest, Tough at Memorial

Illinois Comptroller died unexpectedly last week at the age of 70 after suffering complications from a stroke.

Today's Forecast: Back To Reality

Today's Forecast: Back To Reality

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Report Names Most Dangerous Cities in Illinois

Report Names Most Dangerous Cities in Illinois

Illinois ranks as the 20th most-dangerous state in the nation, according to a new report based on crime statistics from the FBI.