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Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
Drivers Report Pavement Problem on Highway

Drivers Report Pavement Problem on Highway

Have you ever felt a slight jolt while driving in to Illinois from Indiana on I-80/94 just west of the state line? If so, it’s probably because of a slight dip in the road surface on the expressway above Burnham Avenue. Read More

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Monday, Mar 19, 2018
School District Hit With Thousands in Fraudulent Phone Calls

School District Hit With Thousands in Fraudulent Phone Calls

A small school district known for its school spirit is disputing thousands of dollars-worth of international phone calls after its landline phone system was compromised in an apparent hacking scheme. Read More

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Thursday, Mar 15, 2018
8-Minute Gap From Pursuit to Discovery of Bauer's Body

8-Minute Gap From Pursuit to Discovery of Bauer's Body

Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer died last month after being shot 6 times, twice in the head, according to autopsy results released today by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. Read More

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Thursday, Mar 8, 2018
Losing Software Bidder Says U of I Making $100M Mistake

Losing Software Bidder Says U of I Making $100M Mistake

A Kansas City company which lost out on a major software contract with the University of Illinois Hospitals, says the winning company’s bid will end up costing taxpayers up to $100 million in excess costs. Read More

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Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018
Chicago Family Calls Out Hospital’s 'Shameful' Billing Practices

Chicago Family Calls Out Hospital’s 'Shameful' Billing Practices

It started as a well-deserved vacation to for a close-knit Chicago family. But little did Angela Zamarripa, her cousin Louis Zamarripa and his fiancé Nicole Marx know that one of them would soon be fighting a life-threatening... Read More

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Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018
Emails Suggest Election Played Role in Timing Of IPRA Firing

Emails Suggest Election Played Role in Timing Of IPRA Firing

Three years ago, an Independent Police Review Authority investigator named Lorenzo Davis lost his job. Davis has long alleged he was fired because he refused to change his findings in a number of controversial police shooting cases... Read More

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Thursday, Feb 22, 2018
Firefighters Have Unmet Emotional, Mental Health Need: Study

Firefighters Have Unmet Emotional, Mental Health Need: Study

In his more than 25 years as firefighter in Stamford, Connecticut, Capt. Jacques Roy thought he could handle anything – until the smoke cleared from a devastating fire that killed three children and their grandparents. “I was the... Read More

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Friday, Feb 23, 2018
Records Reveal Troubled Past of Mothers House Director

Records Reveal Troubled Past of Mothers House Director

Eunice Walker, the director of The Mothers House – which was shuttered by Dixmoor police early Friday morning – was recently found in contempt of court -- on behalf of The Mothers House -- by a Cook County Circuit Court judge... Read More

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Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018
'Un-edited' Blagojevich Tape is Heavily Edited in Rauner Ad

'Un-edited' Blagojevich Tape is Heavily Edited in Rauner Ad

A Bruce Rauner commercial featuring another undercover recording of former governor Rod Blagojevich bills itself as an “un-edited FBI wiretap”. Read More

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Friday, Feb 16, 2018
Kevin Quinn's Ex-Wife Says She Warned of Alleged Abuse

Kevin Quinn's Ex-Wife Says She Warned of Alleged Abuse

The estranged wife of high-ranking political operative Kevin Quinn told NBC 5 Friday that she sent a letter to Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan's office, desperately seeking assistance and detailing domestic abuse allegations... Read More

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