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Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 01:23 PM CST

'We Can Talk About Him Forever and we Will': Escalante Speaks at Cmdr. Bauer's Funeral

'We Can Talk About Him Forever and we Will': Escalante Speaks at Cmdr. Bauer's Funeral

"As much as Paul would appreciate what we’re doing here for him today, there’s a part of Paul that would be a little annoyed by it too because he never ever wanted to be the center of attention...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 01:24 PM CST

'I Just Want to Say Thank You': Supt. Johnson Speaks at Cmdr. Bauer's Funeral

'I Just Want to Say Thank You': Supt. Johnson Speaks at Cmdr. Bauer's Funeral

"Paul, I’m going to miss you," said Supt. Eddie Johnson, moved to tears during his message to the church. "I know you’re looking down on us all, and while there are no words I can say...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 01:24 PM CST

'Paul Answered the Call': Emanuel Speaks at Cmdr. Bauer's Funeral

'Paul Answered the Call': Emanuel Speaks at Cmdr. Bauer's Funeral

"Paul always did more than what was asked, and he did so with honor and humility for 31 years in the Chicago Police Department," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said. "Yet the true measure of his devotion...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 12:17 AM CST

Russians Charged With Meddling in 2016 Presidential Race

Russians Charged With Meddling in 2016 Presidential Race

In an extraordinary indictment, the U.S. special counsel accused 13 Russians Friday of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election, charging them with running a huge but hidden social media...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 12:14 AM CST

Super Bowl Champ Jake Elliott Gets Hero's Welcome at Alma Mater

Super Bowl Champ Jake Elliott Gets Hero's Welcome at Alma Mater

Surrounded by screaming fans, Lyons Township alum Jake Elliott returned to where it all started. Ash-har Quraishi reports.

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 12:13 AM CST

Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer Remembered By His Best Friends as 'Amazing' Man

Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer Remembered By His Best Friends as 'Amazing' Man

Four best friends since first and second grade came together Friday night in sadness but are remembering the happy times from a decades long friendship with Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer. Natalie Martinez...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:15 PM CST

'We Love Him': Super Bowl Champ Jake Elliott Gets Hero's Welcome at Alma Mater

'We Love Him': Super Bowl Champ Jake Elliott Gets Hero's Welcome at Alma Mater

Surrounded by screaming fans, Lyons Township alum Jake Elliott returned to where it all started. Ash-har Quraishi reports.

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 09:17 PM CST

'Ask What They Heard': Talk To Your Kids About Tragedies, Psychologist Says

'Ask What They Heard': Talk To Your Kids About Tragedies, Psychologist Says

In the wake of Tuesday’s mass school shooting in Parkland, Fla., parents everywhere are faced with one of the most difficult questions of all: How do you talk to your child about horrific events such as...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 09:09 PM CST

Deep Dish: The Latest Illinois Political Headlines

Deep Dish: The Latest Illinois Political Headlines

Deep Dish: Carol Marin and Mary Ann Ahern discuss this week's latest political headlines.

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 08:41 PM CST

Line For Cmdr. Paul Bauer's Wake Wraps Around Several Blocks

Line For Cmdr. Paul Bauer's Wake Wraps Around Several Blocks

The line of mourners attending slain Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer's wake Friday wrapped around several city blocks as seen by this footage from Sky 5.

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