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Police Respond to Barricade Situation on Southwest Side

Police Respond to Barricade Situation on Southwest Side

Chicago police responded to a barricade situation on Chicago’s Southwest Side Wednesday.

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30 Rock to Light Up With New Comcast Name

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Clinton Campaign Set to Raise $45M

Clinton Campaign Set to Raise $45M

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Jimmy Bannos Demonstrates How to Make a Meatball

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Blackhawks Announce Dates for 2015 Prospect Camp

Blackhawks Announce Dates for 2015 Prospect Camp

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Saad a "Little Bit Shocked" by Trade to Blue Jackets

Saad a "Little Bit Shocked" by Trade to Blue Jackets

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Report: Hawks Sign Tikhonov to 1-Year Deal

Report: Hawks Sign Tikhonov to 1-Year Deal

The Chicago Blackhawks have added another forward to the mix on Wednesday, reportedly signing Viktor Tikhonov to a one-year contract.

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Girl Scouts Refuse $100,000 Over Request to Exclude Transgender Girls

Girl Scouts Refuse $100,000 Over Request to Exclude Transgender Girls

A Washington state Girl Scouts chapter says it returned a $100,000 pledge from a donor who asked that the money not be used to help any transgender girls in the program. Megan Ferland, council head of Girl...

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Grenades Found in Charity's Donation Bin for Clothing, Toys

Grenades Found in Charity's Donation Bin for Clothing, Toys

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Chicago Public Schools to Cut 1,400 Jobs Wednesday

Chicago Public Schools to Cut 1,400 Jobs Wednesday

The interim CEO of Chicago Public Schools says approximately 1,400 jobs will be impacted after the district had to borrow money to make a $634 million pension payment.

Police Respond to Barricade Situation on Southwest Side

Police Respond to Barricade Situation on Southwest Side

Chicago police responded to a barricade situation on Chicago’s Southwest Side Wednesday.

Saad a "Little Bit Shocked" by Trade to Blue Jackets

Saad a "Little Bit Shocked" by Trade to Blue Jackets

Brandon Saad was unexpectedly traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night, and the winger admitted that he was a "little bit shocked" by the move.

Minimum Wage Increase Takes Effect in Chicago

Minimum Wage Increase Takes Effect in Chicago

Minimum wage employees in Chicago will begin earning $10 an hour Wednesday as the first part of an incremental minimum wage increase takes effect in the city.

U.S. Probes Possible Airline Collusion to Keep Fares High

U.S. Probes Possible Airline Collusion to Keep Fares High

The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press. The civil antitrust...

Dems Push 1-Month Budget; Rauner Likely To Oppose

Dems Push 1-Month Budget; Rauner Likely To Oppose

Democrats pushed Wednesday for a one-month spending plan they said would allow critical services to continue as Illinois enters a new fiscal year, but its passage was questionable as Republicans said it would...