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Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned nearly $142 million between 2007 and 2014, according to eight years of federal income tax...

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Presidential Super PACs Set to Report on Funding

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Former White Sox Pitcher Billy Pierce Dies

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Billy Pierce, a seven-time All-Star pitcher who played in two World Series and spent most of his 18 years in the majors with the Chicago White Sox, died Friday. He was 88.

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Valerie Harper Out of Hospital, Resting With Family

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Driver Shot Multiple Times on Eisenhower Expressway

Driver Shot Multiple Times on Eisenhower Expressway

Illinois State Police said its investigating a shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway during rush hour traffic Friday morning.

Former White Sox Pitcher Billy Pierce Dies

Former White Sox Pitcher Billy Pierce Dies

Billy Pierce, a seven-time All-Star pitcher who played in two World Series and spent most of his 18 years in the majors with the Chicago White Sox, died Friday. He was 88.

'I'm Proud': Man Accused in CPD Officer's 2010 Killing Testifies

'I'm Proud': Man Accused in CPD Officer's 2010 Killing Testifies

A man on trial in the shooting death of Chicago police Officer Thor Soderberg took the witness stand and said he's proud he killed the officer.

Reports: Cubs Acquire Dan Haren in Trade With Marlins

Reports: Cubs Acquire Dan Haren in Trade With Marlins

The Chicago Cubs are looking to fill some holes in their roster, and they made a move on Friday as they reportedly acquired Dan Haren in a trade with the Miami Marlins.

Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned nearly $142 million between 2007 and 2014, according to eight years of federal income tax...

Lollapalooza Kicks Off Weekend of Music in Grant Park

Lollapalooza Kicks Off Weekend of Music in Grant Park

Lollapalooza begins Friday, kicking off three days of music and dancing in Chicago’s Grant Park.