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Local Artist Celebrates Puerto Rican Culture

Local Artist Celebrates Puerto Rican Culture

Celebrating Hispanic heritage: Places and people in our lives can often influence our work. For one local artist - she finds inspiration through her Puerto Rican culture. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

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Retired Evanston Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse By Hollywood Screenwriter Alum

Retired Evanston Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse By Hollywood Screenwriter Alum

A Hollywood screenwriter who once attended Evanston Township High School has accused a former teacher of sexual abuse, prompting a police investigation and concern in the community.

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Retired Evanston Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse By Alumnus

Retired Evanston Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse By Alumnus

An alleged victim of sexual abuse posted on Facebook that he met with police in Evanston Thursday morning and plans to cooperate with the investigation. He hopes that coming forward will give others courage...

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CTA Wilson Station Reconstruction Project Hits Big Milestone

CTA Wilson Station Reconstruction Project Hits Big Milestone

The Chicago Transit Authority on Monday opened the new main stationhouse for the Wilson Red Line stop, marking a major milestone in the $203 million reconstruction of the station. Kye Martin reports.

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Holocaust Museum Allows Unique Interaction With Survivors

Holocaust Museum Allows Unique Interaction With Survivors

Take a look behind the scenes at an incredible exhibit in Skokie. The "Take a Stand" center opens this weekend at the Illinois Holocaust Museum. It allows visitors to interact with survivors in a unique way. NBC

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Listeria Recall Impacts Illinois, Indiana Supermarkets

Listeria Recall Impacts Illinois, Indiana Supermarkets

Several kinds of Mann’s Packing vegetables are being recalled in Indiana and Illinois because of listeria concerns. Lauren Petty reports.

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How to Thwart Catalytic Converter Thieves

How to Thwart Catalytic Converter Thieves

A crime that takes minutes to pull off: Thieves swiping catalytic converters from vehicles on the city's Northwest Side. The stolen auto parts can land big pay outs--making them an easy target.

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Trump Lawyer to Appear Before House Intel Panel on Tuesday

Trump Lawyer to Appear Before House Intel Panel on Tuesday

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer is scheduled to speak Tuesday with investigators for the House probe into Russia's involvement in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, NBC News reported. Sources...

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Nonprofit Teams Up With Cook County to Bring Homeless Veteran's Remains to Family From Illinois to Florida

Nonprofit Teams Up With Cook County to Bring Homeless Veteran's Remains to Family From Illinois to Florida

The body of a homeless veteran will be returned to his grieving family. A Chicago nonprofit stepped in to help out. They're hoping to bring awareness to homelessness and veterans in cook county. Sabrina Santucci

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Governor Rauner Announces Re-Election Bid

Governor Rauner Announces Re-Election Bid

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has officially announced that he will run for re-election in 2018. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

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Retired Evanston Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse By Alumnus
Retired Evanston Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse By Alumnus

An alleged victim of sexual abuse posted on Facebook that he met with police in Evanston Thursday morning and plans to cooperate with the investigation. He hopes that coming forward will give others courage...

Nonprofit, Cook County to Bring Veteran's Remains Home
Nonprofit, Cook County to Bring Veteran's Remains Home

The body of a homeless 48-year-old Desert Storm veteran remained at the Cook County medical examiner's office Monday as his family in Florida struggled to bring him home. But when the Cook County commissioner...

More Turnover for Cubs' Staff as Hinske Leaves
More Turnover for Cubs' Staff as Hinske Leaves

The Chicago Cubs are busy reshaping their coaching staff, and yet another member of that staff is headed to another team.

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Niger Attack Was Likely a Set-Up by Terrorists: Officials
Niger Attack Was Likely a Set-Up by Terrorists: Officials

An emerging theory among U.S. military investigators is that the Army Special Forces soldiers ambushed in Niger were set up by terrorists, who were tipped off in advance about a meeting in a village sympathetic...

Target Says Customers Want It to Pause the 'Christmas Creep'
Target Says Customers Want It to Pause the 'Christmas Creep'

Target says customers want it to pause the "Christmas creep." It says it wants to be more in tune with customers' mindset, so it plans to ease in holiday promotions this year while better recognizing...