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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Dramatic Photos: Ferguson on Edge Ahead of Grand Jury Decision

The nation awaits a grand jury decision on whether police officer Darren Wilson... See Full Gallery

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Jose Canseco Pranks Everyone with Finger Hoax

Jose Canseco Pranks Everyone with Finger Hoax

Turns out, Canseco will not be selling his appendage to the highest bidder—it was all just a prank.

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Blackhawks Place Sharp on LTIR, Recall Danault

Blackhawks Place Sharp on LTIR, Recall Danault

The Chicago Blackhawks made a salary cap-saving move on Friday, placing Patrick Sharp on long-term injured reserve and recalling Phillip Danault from the Rockford IceHogs.

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Newtown Shooter Was Preoccupied With Violence: Report

Newtown Shooter Was Preoccupied With Violence: Report

A report released on Friday on events that led up to the December 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting says there were early indications that the gunman was preoccupied with violence.

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Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory beginning Friday night for the Chicago area ahead of a frigid night and possible ice accumulations of one-tenth to two-tenths of an inch.

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Four Hurt in Aerosol Incident at Loop Macy's

Four Hurt in Aerosol Incident at Loop Macy's

Four employees of the store, at 111 N. State St., were injured when an aersol can ruptured after getting too close to a heating element, a fire official said.

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CPD Credits Facebook for Helping Nab Suspect

CPD Credits Facebook for Helping Nab Suspect

Department switches from using social media account for announcements to soliciting for information on suspects.

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Cosby's Vegas, Virginia Shows Canceled Amid Allegations

Cosby's Vegas, Virginia Shows Canceled Amid Allegations

Bill Cosby shows in Las Vegas and Virginia been canceled amid amid a growing number of sexual assault allegations.

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Obama to Trumpet Executive Immigration Order in Chicago Next Week

Obama to Trumpet Executive Immigration Order in Chicago Next Week

President Obama will visit Chicago on Tuesday to rally goodwill for his executive order on immigration.

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4 Injured in Aerosol Blast at Macy's in Loop

4 Injured in Aerosol Blast at Macy's in Loop

Four people were injured Friday morning in Chicago's Loop in a "cooking incident with propane," officials said.

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4 Injured in Aerosol Blast at Macy's in Loop

4 Injured in Aerosol Blast at Macy's in Loop

Four people were injured Friday morning in Chicago's Loop in a "cooking incident with propane," officials said.

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory beginning Friday night for the Chicago area ahead of a frigid night and possible ice accumulations of one-tenth to two-tenths of an inch.

CTA Adds Decorated Bus to Holiday Season

CTA Adds Decorated Bus to Holiday Season

The "holiday bus" will join the "holiday train" on a rotation of routes beginning December 2.

Obama to Trumpet Executive Immigration Order in Chicago Next Week

Obama to Trumpet Executive Immigration Order in Chicago Next Week

President Obama will visit Chicago on Tuesday to rally goodwill for his executive order on immigration.

Diner Guard Shot in Armed Robbery, Manhunt Underway

Diner Guard Shot in Armed Robbery, Manhunt Underway

Man was shot in the buttocks at the 24-hour Kevin's Hamburger Heaven.

Christkindlmarket Opens Friday For 19th Holiday Season

Christkindlmarket Opens Friday For 19th Holiday Season

This year is the 19th annual Christkidlmarket in Chicago. Here's is what you can find there and when.