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Young cancer patients get trip of a lifetime to Cubs spring training. Young cancer patients get trip of a lifetime to Cubs spring training.
Four Chicago area families with seriously ill children are headed to Arizona to check out the Cubs during spring training. "We have special guests joining us on the flight to Arizona today. Let's give them a warm welcome," said the American Airlines ticket agent. Most of the people going on the trip have never been to Arizona before, and none has ever seen the Cubs in spring training. But th...
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Chicago Police Commander Remembered as 'One of the Best'. Chicago Police Commander Remembered as 'One of the Best'.
Commander Paul Bauer was fatally shot by "an assailant while assisting a tactical team" at the Loop building, according to police The high-ranking Chicago police commander who was shot and killed at the Thompson Center Tuesday afternoon is being remembered as "one of the best men one can ever know." Commander Paul Bauer, of the 18th District, was fatally shot by "an assailant while assisting a...
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10 inches of snow or more Thursday into Friday, 'difficult travel conditions' expected. 10 inches of snow or more Thursday into Friday, 'difficult travel conditions' expected.
A storm developing over the Canadian Rockies could dump more than 10 inches of snow on the Chicago area starting Thursday evening and continuing most of the day Friday. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Thursday evening through Friday evening. “Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Friday,” the weather service warned. “Total...
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Snow, below-zero wind chills predicted for first weekend in February. Snow, below-zero wind chills predicted for first weekend in February.
Bitterly cold conditions, marked by several periods of snow and subzero wind chills, are expected in the Chicago area this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. A brief round of snow could hit in the evening Friday, which is also Groundhog Day, the weather service said, and a longer period of snowfall could occur Saturday afternoon into Sunday. The expected snow this weekend wi...
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Charges filed against 2 suburban men in police chase from NW Indiana to Chicago. Charges filed against 2 suburban men in police chase from NW Indiana to Chicago.
Charges have been filed against two south suburban men arrested after a police chase that started in northwest Indiana and ended on the city’s South Side Thursday morning. Dionte Vaughn, 26, of Markham, faces a count of aggravated vehicular hijacking in Cook County, according to authorities. He also faces charges of resisting arrest and auto theft in Lake County, Indiana. Donzel Jenkins, 25,...
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4 killed, 16 wounded in Chicago shootings, including 4 shot at West Side birthday party. 4 killed, 16 wounded in Chicago shootings, including 4 shot at West Side birthday party.
A quadruple attack on the West Side brought the total of the city’s shooting victims to 20, including one man who was fatally shot at a bus stop outside of a CTA Red Line station and two men killed in a double shooting on the Northwest Side. In all, four people were killed and 16 wounded in shootings between Saturday and Sunday mornings. Among those injured were a 5-year-old girl and two people...
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Home invader attacks woman in West Chicago. Home invader attacks woman in West Chicago.
WEST CHICAGO, Ill. -- A 70-year-old woman was attacked during a home invasion Monday morning in unincorporated West Chicago. A man thought to be in his 30s or 40s attacked the woman about 5 a.m. at her home near Ethel Street and Hickory Lane in West Chicago, according to a statement from the DuPage County Sheriff's Office. She did not know the attacker. Police said the man was standing over ...
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Top 10 Buildings in Near North Side - January 2018. Top 10 Buildings in Near North Side - January 2018.
Palmolive Building Landmark is a condo building located in the Gold Coast neighborhood at 159 East Walton in Chicago, Illinois. The Palmolive Building, formerly the Playboy Building, is a 37-story Art Deco building at 919 N. Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Built by Holabird & Root, it was completed in 1929 and was home to the Colgate-Palmolive-Peet corporation. Amenities include a private health club,...
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Person shoots self during attempted robbery of Lyft driver in Park Manor. Person shoots self during attempted robbery of Lyft driver in Park Manor.
A rideshare passenger shot himself while attempting to rob his driver early Thursday in the South Side Park Manor neighborhood. At 2:02 a.m., the male was riding in a Lyft car in the 7200 block of South Saint Lawrence when he pulled out a handgun and attempted to rob the driver, according to Chicago Police. The driver, a 25-year-old man, then attempted to disarm the male when the gun went off, ...
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Homeowners rush to pre-pay property taxes after GOP tax bill. Homeowners rush to pre-pay property taxes after GOP tax bill.
CHICAGO (WLS) -- Wednesday was a busy day at county treasurers' offices as homeowners rushed to pre-pay their property taxes in the wake of President Trump signing the GOP's tax bill into law. But there is also confusion. Taxpayers filing early are hoping to pay now and save later. But for some that strategy may not make sense. Across the country at typically sleepy government offices there ...
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