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Cubs Lose 5-2 to Diamondbacks

Cubs Lose 5-2 to Diamondbacks

Chicago native Mike Bolsinger earned his first major league win, pitching into the seventh inning and hitting an RBI single as Arizona beat the Cubs 5-2 Thursday.

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Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens Backs Legalized Pot

Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens Backs Legalized Pot

Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens said the federal government should let American adults possess marijuana, NBC News reported.

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Sox Lose 6-4 to Tigers

Sox Lose 6-4 to Tigers

There's little doubt that Miguel Cabrera is one of the best hitters in baseball. And often, it's his massive home runs that fans, players and managers remember.

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Officials Investigate String of Bridgeport Garage Fires

Officials Investigate String of Bridgeport Garage Fires

Chicago fire investigators on Thursday were investigating a string of early morning garage fires in the Bridgeport neighborhood, including one that caused flame-licked electrical transformers to explode.

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Rancher Sticks to His Guns, Repeats Racist Remarks

Rancher Sticks to His Guns, Repeats Racist Remarks

Rancher Cliven Bundy, who became nationally known after his confrontation with federal rangers over a land dispute, repeated offensive remarks about African Americans on Thursday in a news conference, NBC...

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Forecast: Best Day of The Week

Forecast: Best Day of The Week

Brant Miller says Friday would be a decent day to play hooky.

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Volunteering for Misericordia Candy Days

Volunteering for Misericordia Candy Days

Misericordia Candy Days takes place April 24 and 25. This Chicago tradition brings volunteers from all over the city. They are Making A Difference by helping raising vital funds that help support the...

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Girl Gives Jobless Dad's Resume to First Lady

Girl Gives Jobless Dad's Resume to First Lady

A girl gave her unemployed father's resume to first lady Michelle Obama during a Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day event at the White House on Thursday.

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Audrey Peeples of "Nashville" to Star in "Jem" Movie

Audrey Peeples of "Nashville" to Star in "Jem" Movie

"Nashville" actress Aubrey Peeples will take on the main character for her first major film role.

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Baby Klipspringer Born at Brookfield Zoo

Baby Klipspringer Born at Brookfield Zoo

Offspring may take on a much more literal meaning at Brookfield Zoo as they celebrate the first baby born this season.

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Woman Sexually Assaulted on Matteson Trail

Woman Sexually Assaulted on Matteson Trail

Matteson police are looking for a suspect after a woman was sexually assaulted near a Metra train station Thursday.

Slain Doctor's Family: "Our Hearts Are Aching"

Slain Doctor's Family: "Our Hearts Are Aching"

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CPS To Name New High School For Obama

CPS To Name New High School For Obama

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Ravinia Festival Smashes First Day Sales Record

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Baby Klipspringer Born at Brookfield Zoo

Baby Klipspringer Born at Brookfield Zoo

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Blackhawks Top List of Smartest Spenders in Sports

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