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Puerto Rican Parade Steps Off Following Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican Parade Steps Off Following Hurricane Maria

"Rescue, Relief, Rebuild” is part of the Chicago Puerto Rican Agenda’s campaign to continue to assist the island.

44 minutes ago

Illinois Governor Candidates Squabble as Campaigns Roll On

Illinois Governor Candidates Squabble as Campaigns Roll On

Here's where we are at -- in the more than 100 million dollar governors race -- incumbent Bruce Rauner's campaign is driving a van around the city today with a fake sign that reads: Pritzker Plumbing .

4 hours ago

Six Flags Debuts Epic New Virtual Reality Attraction

Six Flags Debuts Epic New Virtual Reality Attraction

A new attraction at Six Flags Great America will allow riders to experience what it would be like to fly like Superman or lasso bad guys like Wonder Woman.

4 hours ago

Navy Pier Reschedules Free Ferris Wheel Rides

Navy Pier Reschedules Free Ferris Wheel Rides

Those who registered for a free Centennial Wheel ride will have their rides rescheduled for some time this summer.

5 hours ago

IPRA Can't Be Led by White Male, Ex-Admin Says He Was Told

IPRA Can't Be Led by White Male, Ex-Admin Says He Was Told

The former administrator of the city’s Independent Police Review Authority says when he was ousted from his job by Mayor Emanuel he was told the city couldn’t have a white male in his position.

6 hours ago

Things to Know Before Traveling on Flooded Roads

Heavy rains can lead to flooded roadways that could become dangerous for drivers....View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 02:28 PM CDT

Watch Chance the Rapper Ride New Slide at Great Wolf Lodge

Watch Chance the Rapper Ride New Slide at Great Wolf Lodge

Chance the Rapper joined some kids as they tested out new rides at the new Great Wolf Lodge Resort in Gurnee. The water park celebrated its grand opening Thursday. The resort donated $75,000 to his Socialworks...

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 02:23 PM CDT

See Inside the New Great Wolf Lodge Resort in Gurnee

Great Wolf Lodge made quite the splash in Illinois Thursday opening the doors to...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 01:15 PM CDT

Jimenez Promoted to Triple-A Charlotte

Jimenez Promoted to Triple-A Charlotte

The top prospect in the Chicago White Sox system is taking a big step closer to the major leagues.

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 01:00 PM CDT
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Flooding Strikes Area Roads, Highways on First Day of Summer

The first day of summer has brought nothing but rain to the Chicago area, and the...View gallery

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