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Solar eclipse moves over skies above Chicago, Carbondale – WLS-TV

Solar eclipse moves over skies above Chicago, Carbondale – WLS-TV

WLS-TVSkywatchers across the country including in Chicago and Carbondale were treated to a solar eclipse Monday afternoon. (WLS). WLS. By Wi...
Chicago-area mechanics strike causing confusion for customers – Chicago Tribune

Chicago-area mechanics strike causing confusion for customers – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAs a Chicago-area mechanics strike heads into its fourth week, dealerships whose mechanics are still on the job have been lef...
Missed the eclipse today? America’s next one is in 2024 – WGN-TV

Missed the eclipse today? America’s next one is in 2024 – WGN-TV

WGN-TVCHICAGO — So you missed it. Maybe you’re stuck in the office, traveling, at an ill-timed appointment, the victim of bad weather, unabl...
Upscale Japanese Restaurant Katana Opens in Chicago with Internationally-Sourced Sushi – Forbes

Upscale Japanese Restaurant Katana Opens in Chicago with Internationally-Sourced Sushi – Forbes

ForbesUpscale Japanese restaurant Katana opened a new location in Chicago this month, becoming the eighteenth restaurant to open under Innov...
Suspected driver in Barcelona van attack shot dead by Spanish police – Chicago Tribune

Suspected driver in Barcelona van attack shot dead by Spanish police – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneArmed policemen walk on a road near Subirats, Spain, during an operation Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. Police shot and killed the ma...
When J. Edgar Hoover told Chicago FBI to set the Outfit on Dick Gregory – Chicago Tribune

When J. Edgar Hoover told Chicago FBI to set the Outfit on Dick Gregory – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneNoting that the fearless Gregory had recently mocked the Outfit as “the filthiest snakes that live on this earth,” Hoover wro...
Moon blots out sun in historic US eclipse; see NASA coverage online – Chicago Sun-Times

Moon blots out sun in historic US eclipse; see NASA coverage online – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesIn Chicago, however, skies remained overcast as the time of maximum coverage — 1:19 p.m. — came and went. Though the eclips...
Why are Chicagoans so obsessed with Italian sausage on pizza? An investigation – Chicago Tribune

Why are Chicagoans so obsessed with Italian sausage on pizza? An investigation – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAlthough she has no idea why sausage is so popular in Chicago, she’s proud that Pat’s recipe hasn’t changed since the restaur...
Chicago’s Sad Eclipse Day Forecast: Cloudy With A Chance Of Rain – DNAinfo

Chicago’s Sad Eclipse Day Forecast: Cloudy With A Chance Of Rain – DNAinfo

DNAinfoCHICAGO — Cloudy skies could put a real damper on those hoping to catch the eclipse in Chicago on Monday. The weather for the city is...
Spain death toll to 15 as suspect linked to fatal carjacking – Chicago Tribune

Spain death toll to 15 as suspect linked to fatal carjacking – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune… assassins, terrorists,” said resident Monserrat Mora. “Because Barcelona is strong and they will not be able to prevail wit...
Chicago, Carbondale skywatchers prepare for solar eclipse – WLS-TV

Chicago, Carbondale skywatchers prepare for solar eclipse – WLS-TV

WLS-TVThe solar eclipse is hours away and many people in Chicago headed downstate to Carbondale Monday morning. The special Amtrak Eclipse E...
Clouds threaten solar eclipse experience in Chicago suburbs – Chicago Daily Herald

Clouds threaten solar eclipse experience in Chicago suburbs – Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldThe forecast could be bad news for Chicago-area residents hoping to catch a glimpse of the eclipse, as clear skies are r...
Predators’ Mascot Nails Blackhawks With Perfect Insult Tweet – NBC Chicago

Predators’ Mascot Nails Blackhawks With Perfect Insult Tweet – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoNASHVILLE, TN – APRIL 17: Kevin Fiala #56 of the Nashville Predators is swarmed by teammates after scoring the game winning overt...
Clouds, showers could overshadow solar eclipse – Chicago Tribune

Clouds, showers could overshadow solar eclipse – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThe long-anticipated solar eclipse will begin just before noon in the Chicago area with the sun reaching maximum obscuration ...
Police Ask for Help After Series of Bucktown Restaurant Robberies – NBC Chicago

Police Ask for Help After Series of Bucktown Restaurant Robberies – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoChicago police have issued a community alert after a series of robberies at restaurants in the city’s Bucktown and Wicker Park ne...
Watch out, world: Cubs believe they’re rounding into championship form – Chicago Sun-Times

Watch out, world: Cubs believe they’re rounding into championship form – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times“Strange” doesn’t begin to cover the Cubs’ 6-5 come-from-behind victory in 10 innings Sunday against the Blue Jays at Wrigl...
STEINBERG: Carbondale celebrates an eclipse, if clouds don’t spoil it – Chicago Sun-Times

STEINBERG: Carbondale celebrates an eclipse, if clouds don’t spoil it – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times“There are more ways we can get clouds here than not,” said Jim Cantore, a meteorologist and host for The Weather Channel, ...
Chicago Weather Watch – ChicagoNow (blog)

Chicago Weather Watch – ChicagoNow (blog)

Chicago Weather WatchChicagoNow (blog)The August 21 total solar eclipse is just hours away. The latest weather forecast for Monday August 21...
Bears’ brand-new secondary will determine how good the defense is – Chicago Sun-Times

Bears’ brand-new secondary will determine how good the defense is – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesIt’s only the preseason, but Cardinals receiver Jeremy Ross was too wide open and made an important catch against the Bears...
Bernstein: We’ve Seen Something Like Mike Glennon Before – CBS Chicago

Bernstein: We’ve Seen Something Like Mike Glennon Before – CBS Chicago

CBS ChicagoThat’s because it happened 20 years ago, and those quotes came from Melissa Isaacson’s Chicago Tribune game story after the Bears...
Chicago slaying of hairdresser was part of sexual fantasy: Prosecutor – ABC News

Chicago slaying of hairdresser was part of sexual fantasy: Prosecutor – ABC News

ABC NewsThe Northwestern University professor and Oxford University financial officer accused of fatally stabbing the professor’s boyfriend ...
Prosecutors: Chicago slaying was part of sexual fantasy – WSB Radio

Prosecutors: Chicago slaying was part of sexual fantasy – WSB Radio

WSB RadioCHICAGO – Prosecutors say the fatal stabbing of a hairstylist in Chicago was part of a sexual fantasy hatched online between a prof...
River North stabbing was part of murder fantasy, prosecutors say – Chicago Sun-Times

River North stabbing was part of murder fantasy, prosecutors say – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesWyndham Lathem (left) and Andrew Warren are escorted separately by police after arriving in Chicago to be interviewed by de...
Iconic comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91 – Chicago Tribune

Iconic comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91 – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneYou’re just as uncertain as these kids. And you have to use that uncertainty to get through to them.” Lewis is survived by hi...
Booing of former Cub Miguel Montero bothers Kyle Hendricks – Chicago Tribune

Booing of former Cub Miguel Montero bothers Kyle Hendricks – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneYes, Montero left in a controversial manner, but he was still a big part of the Cubs’ 2016 championship season and was well-l...
Ace Hotel Chicago brings hip vibe, modern design to first midwest location – cleveland.com

Ace Hotel Chicago brings hip vibe, modern design to first midwest location – cleveland.com

cleveland.comThe 10th hotel in the hip, Portland, Oregon-based chain opened earlier this month in the Fulton Market/West Loop area of Chicag...
Blade runner: Former chef bringing knife knowledge to town – Chicago Tribune

Blade runner: Former chef bringing knife knowledge to town – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneOpening his flagship store in San Francisco in 2011, Garretson says he chose Chicago for Town Cutler’s second location becaus...
Bears QB Mike Glennon doesn’t silence critics after so-so outing – ESPN (blog)

Bears QB Mike Glennon doesn’t silence critics after so-so outing – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)After a subpar preseason debut, Glennon sent Chicago Bears fans off a cliff when a poorly thrown second-quarter pass to Kendall W...
Mike Glennon underwhelms as Bears hold on for 24-23 preseason win over Cardinals – Chicago Tribune

Mike Glennon underwhelms as Bears hold on for 24-23 preseason win over Cardinals – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAt least the offense could feel good about Cohen. With starting running back Jordan Howard back in the Chicago area because o...
Massive counterprotest against white nationalism upstages ‘free speech rally’ in Boston – Chicago Tribune

Massive counterprotest against white nationalism upstages ‘free speech rally’ in Boston – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneCounterprotesters marched through the city on Saturday to historic Boston Common, where conservatives had planned to deliver ...
2 Dead, 17 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings – NBC Chicago

2 Dead, 17 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoThe weekend is off to a violent start in Chicago, as two people have been killed and at least 17 more have been injured in shooti...
How weather played a role in the Chicago Fire of 1871 – AZFamily

How weather played a role in the Chicago Fire of 1871 – AZFamily

AZFamilyIt is on this tour that I learned about not just the great buildings of the city but also about how the weather has played a role in...
Uber driver accused of locking female rider inside car, demanding sex – Chicago Tribune

Uber driver accused of locking female rider inside car, demanding sex – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneChicago police stopped Fahim’s vehicle late Thursday for a traffic violation in the 500 block of North Dearborn Street. But w...
Cubs lead Blue Jays 1-0 – Chicago Tribune

Cubs lead Blue Jays 1-0 – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTwo walks and a nicked by pitch loaded the bases full of Cubs in the bottom of the first Saturday against the Blue Jays. Ian ...
Cops: Man likely suffered heart attack, not gunshot wounds – Chicago Tribune

Cops: Man likely suffered heart attack, not gunshot wounds – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneA man who was found lying on the ground Saturday morning on the Far South Side, likely suffered a heart attack and was not sh...
1 dead, 12 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings – Chicago Sun-Times

1 dead, 12 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesThey were standing on the street near a parked car about 4:30 a.m. in the 12200 block of South Green when a black SUV pulle...
My guitar gently weeps for Chicago, John Prine, sinful sandwiches and the old ‘hood near Wrigley – Los Angeles Times

My guitar gently weeps for Chicago, John Prine, sinful sandwiches and the old ‘hood near Wrigley – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIn our last installment, I’d been pantsed by the TSA, fleeced by the rental car company, and nearly hammered to death by mo...
Police release surveillance photo from shooting in Loop CTA station – Chicago Tribune

Police release surveillance photo from shooting in Loop CTA station – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneChicago police are seeking information about a man who is believed to have been involved in a shooting that left one man woun...
Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago – ABC News

Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago – ABC News

ABC NewsAndrew Warren arrives at a police station as he is escorted by Chicago police, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Chicago. Warren, an Oxford ...
Ex-Northwestern professor, Oxford staffer arrive in Chicago to face charges in slaying – Chicago Tribune

Ex-Northwestern professor, Oxford staffer arrive in Chicago to face charges in slaying – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAndrew Warren, left, and Wyndham Lathem arrive at a police station escorted by Chicago police on Aug. 19, 2017, in Chicago. L...
Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago – WSB Radio

Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago – WSB Radio

WSB RadioChicago police escorted fired Northwestern University professor Wyndham Lathem, 43, and Oxford University financial officer Andrew ...
Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago – KRMG

Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago – KRMG

Suspect in stabbing death back in ChicagoKRMGHe and 43-year-old Wyndham Lathem, a former Northwestern University professor, face charges of ...
More members of “super gang” in Chicago are given life sentences – CBS News

More members of “super gang” in Chicago are given life sentences – CBS News

CBS NewsCHICAGO — Life sentences have been handed down to two more leaders of a notorious “super gang” for their roles in multiple murders t...
Victim in downtown high-rise slaying was stabbed dozens of times, had meth in system: autopsy – Chicago Tribune

Victim in downtown high-rise slaying was stabbed dozens of times, had meth in system: autopsy – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAuthorities have offered little information about what may have led to the brutal attack, but a Chicago police spokesman said...
Jordan Howard Won’t Play vs. Cardinals Saturday – NBC Chicago

Jordan Howard Won’t Play vs. Cardinals Saturday – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoCHICAGO, IL – NOVEMBER 27: Jordan Howard #24 of the Chicago Bears carries the football against Karl Klug #97 of the Tennessee Tit...
Buona Beef Under Fire In Beverly After Clash With Union Picketers – DNAinfo

Buona Beef Under Fire In Beverly After Clash With Union Picketers – DNAinfo

DNAinfoIt was the chain’s first Chicago restaurant and kicked off a five-year expansion plan for the chain. Cairns argued that union pickete...
Bust of Lincoln set afire in Chicago – WTOL.com

Bust of Lincoln set afire in Chicago – WTOL.com

Bust of Lincoln set afire in ChicagoWTOL.comOfficials review the damage done to a bust of President Abraham Lincoln in Chicago. (Source: WBB...
Jailed in killing of Tyshawn Lee, 9, suspects face threats, beatings – Chicago Sun-Times

Jailed in killing of Tyshawn Lee, 9, suspects face threats, beatings – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesFor Morgan and others charged in high-profile killings of kids in Chicago, being held in jail poses special threats. Other ...
Dos Toros bringing Mission-style Burritos to Chicago – Chicago Tribune

Dos Toros bringing Mission-style Burritos to Chicago – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneOn opening day, Dos Toros will also offer burritos for just $1. And for every photo of a meal posted on social media with the...
Man driven to Cook County courthouse after being shot nearby: ‘Help, help, help, he’s dying’ – Chicago Tribune

Man driven to Cook County courthouse after being shot nearby: ‘Help, help, help, he’s dying’ – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneWhile they prayed, Chicago police and Cook County sheriff’s officers swarmed the courthouse steps, blocking off California Av...
Chicago-Area Weather: Storms Possible Friday Night; Solar Eclipse Forecast – Patch.com

Chicago-Area Weather: Storms Possible Friday Night; Solar Eclipse Forecast – Patch.com

Chicago-Area Weather: Storms Possible Friday Night; Solar Eclipse ForecastPatch.comThe National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weath...
How a former Chicago office boy built Charlottesville’s Gen. Lee statue – Chicago Tribune

How a former Chicago office boy built Charlottesville’s Gen. Lee statue – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThe man who bankrolled Charlottesville’s statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee — a focus of last weekend’s violent confrontations betw...
Solar eclipse 2017: What to expect in Chicago – Curbed Chicago

Solar eclipse 2017: What to expect in Chicago – Curbed Chicago

Curbed ChicagoChicago’s location means that residents won’t experience the full sun-blocking effects of the phenomenon, but the moon will bl...
Review: Michael Mina lands in Chicago with a ritzy take on 1920s Paris – Chicago Tribune

Review: Michael Mina lands in Chicago with a ritzy take on 1920s Paris – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneMichael Mina, the indefatigable chef and restaurateur who has nearly 40 restaurants (I hedge the number because there might b...
Future of Balbo monument, a gift from Mussolini, uncertain – Chicago Tribune

Future of Balbo monument, a gift from Mussolini, uncertain – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIt was a gift to Chicago from fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, erected in 1934 to commemorate a celebrated trans-Atlantic f...
Eight hours in Chicago: Shootings on Loop train, Dan Ryan and a playground near grade school – Chicago Tribune

Eight hours in Chicago: Shootings on Loop train, Dan Ryan and a playground near grade school – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneOver eight hours in Chicago, people were shot on a CTA train in the Loop, on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side and on...
LYFE Kitchen closes, to be replaced by new restaurant in November – Daily Northwestern

LYFE Kitchen closes, to be replaced by new restaurant in November – Daily Northwestern

Daily NorthwesternThere are 13 LYFE Kitchen locations across the country, including four in Chicago. The Chicago restaurants, including the ...
10 places to watch the solar eclipse in Chicago – Time Out (blog)

10 places to watch the solar eclipse in Chicago – Time Out (blog)

Time Out (blog)Psyched about the impending solar eclipse? Join the club. As Chicagoans gear up for the rare celestial experience on Monday, ...
Officials search for gunman who shot man aboard CTA train in Loop subway – Chicago Tribune

Officials search for gunman who shot man aboard CTA train in Loop subway – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAround 7:45 p.m., as the doors of a northbound Red Line train were opening at the Jackson station, a suspect on the platform ...
Alderman says Lincoln bust in West Englewood burned – Chicago Sun-Times

Alderman says Lincoln bust in West Englewood burned – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesIn the second incident, the bust was “covered in tar, wrapped in roofing paper and set on fire,” the alderman said, noting ...
This new restaurant’s gig: Fresh pasta – Crain’s Chicago Business

This new restaurant’s gig: Fresh pasta – Crain’s Chicago Business

Crain’s Chicago BusinessItalian restaurants, a lira a dozen, need something distinctive to get noticed. Osteria del Pastaio, the new occupan...
A Dwyane Wade Buyout Would Be Costly for Chicago, but It Might Happen Anyway – The Ringer (blog)

A Dwyane Wade Buyout Would Be Costly for Chicago, but It Might Happen Anyway – The Ringer (blog)

The Ringer (blog)As part of ESPN’s team-by-team forecast for the upcoming season, reporter Nick Friedell reported Thursday that there is “wi...
Sources: Feds made recordings at Cinespace Chicago studios in probe of Teamsters boss – Chicago Tribune

Sources: Feds made recordings at Cinespace Chicago studios in probe of Teamsters boss – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneFederal authorities made secret recordings at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios as part of an investigation into a Teamsters uni...
Get free solar eclipse glasses in Chicago Friday – WLS-TV

Get free solar eclipse glasses in Chicago Friday – WLS-TV

WLS-TVFor those who weren’t in the city Thursday, the Chicago College of Optometry at Midwestern University in southwest suburban Downers Gr...
Ford settles sexual, racial harassment claims at Chicago plants for $10 million – Chicago Tribune

Ford settles sexual, racial harassment claims at Chicago plants for $10 million – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThe Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced the settlement this week after an investigation gave it reasonable caus...
Among big cities, home equity weakest in Chicago – Crain’s Chicago Business

Among big cities, home equity weakest in Chicago – Crain’s Chicago Business

Crain’s Chicago BusinessChicago fares worst in measures of home equity both at the bottom of the price ladder and at the top, according to a...
1 found dead in Lawndale fire: ‘I looked up and I saw flames coming in from next door’ – Chicago Tribune

1 found dead in Lawndale fire: ‘I looked up and I saw flames coming in from next door’ – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneChicago firefighters work to extinguish a fire that damaged three structures in the 1800 block of South Drake Avenue early on...
What Will The Eclipse Look Like In Chicago? – DNAinfo

What Will The Eclipse Look Like In Chicago? – DNAinfo

DNAinfoFor a few hours on Monday, the moon will pass between the Earth and the sun. The eclipse will totally cover the sun in parts of the c...
2 killed, 6 wounded in Chicago shootings Tuesday – Chicago Sun-Times

2 killed, 6 wounded in Chicago shootings Tuesday – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesTwo men were killed and at least six other people were wounded in shootings in less than 12 hours Tuesday on Chicago’s Sout...
No Powerball winners; jackpot jumps to $510 million for Saturday’s drawing – Chicago Tribune

No Powerball winners; jackpot jumps to $510 million for Saturday’s drawing – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune staffContact Reporter. Better luck next time. In the Wednesday night drawing, there were no Powerball jackpot...
Weather Evacuation Causes Concert Chaos – NBC Chicago

Weather Evacuation Causes Concert Chaos – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoScores of concert-goers who went to hear singer Don Henley perform at Northerly Island in June say they were shocked to learn tha...
Democrats, Republicans finally agree: Think tank’s cartoon is ‘s—’ – Chicago Sun-Times

Democrats, Republicans finally agree: Think tank’s cartoon is ‘s—’ – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesSPRINGFIELD—An emotional state Rep. Jaime Andrade brought lawmakers to their feet on Wednesday in denouncing an Illinois Po...
Boy, 16, shot dead while playing basketball on Far South Side – Chicago Tribune

Boy, 16, shot dead while playing basketball on Far South Side – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneA 16-year-old boy was among two people who were killed and another who was wounded Wednesday in separate shootings, according...
‘Call your mayor’: Sessions makes sweeping attack on Chicago’s sanctuary city policy – Chicago Tribune

‘Call your mayor’: Sessions makes sweeping attack on Chicago’s sanctuary city policy – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneU.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions gestures as he speaks during a news conference on Aug. 16, 2017, at PortMiami. Sessions v...
Pearl Brasserie, Jason Paskewitz’s riverfront restaurant, will open Aug. 23 – Chicago Tribune

Pearl Brasserie, Jason Paskewitz’s riverfront restaurant, will open Aug. 23 – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePearl Brasserie, the upscale French concept by chef Jason Paskewitz, will open Aug. 23, the chef/partner announced. Pearl Bra...
Kaze Sushi chef Kaze Chan returns with new restaurant Sushi-san – Chicago Tribune

Kaze Sushi chef Kaze Chan returns with new restaurant Sushi-san – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSushi master Kaze Chan, who has worked in numerous Chicago restaurants (including the late Kaze in Roscoe Village and, more r...
Sessions blasts Chicago mayor in sanctuary cities speech – Politico

Sessions blasts Chicago mayor in sanctuary cities speech – Politico

PoliticoMIAMI — Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday targeted Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel during a larger speech in Miami-Dade about s...
Chicago poke bowl restaurant opening in downtown Minneapolis – Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Chicago poke bowl restaurant opening in downtown Minneapolis – Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business JournalAloha Poke is one of several Chicago restaurants to expand into the Twin Cities recently. Earlier thi...
Heritage Restaurant and Caviar Bar is ‘a love letter to Chicago’ – Chicago Tribune

Heritage Restaurant and Caviar Bar is ‘a love letter to Chicago’ – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneHelmed by executive chef/owner Guy W. Meikle (formerly of Nana) and general manager/beverage director Jan Henrichsen (formerl...
Rauner criticizes Trump on Charlottesville response – Chicago Tribune

Rauner criticizes Trump on Charlottesville response – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAt a breakfast before the fair, Rauner assailed Chicago and its “political machine” before an audience of largely Downstate G...
White Sox fan experience tops, Bears last among Chicago teams, according to JD Power – Chicago Tribune

White Sox fan experience tops, Bears last among Chicago teams, according to JD Power – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThose were three of the four categories in which they outscored all Chicago teams. The other was in food and drinks, an area ...
Investment manager accused of swindling $950K from retired teacher – Chicago Sun-Times

Investment manager accused of swindling $950K from retired teacher – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesMaxey is the owner of Wyoming-based investment company RB Mister Enterprises LLC, which has an office in Chicago, prosecuto...
7 Chicago-area companies among Glassdoor’s best places to interview – Chicago Sun-Times

7 Chicago-area companies among Glassdoor’s best places to interview – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesSeven companies based in the Chicago area are among the best places to interview in the United States based on job candidat...
Seven shot, one fatally, in Chicago – Chicago Tribune

Seven shot, one fatally, in Chicago – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneA 23-year-old was shot dead in the 7800 block of South Homan Avenue in Ashburn, officials said, and around the city at least ...
‘Bachelor in Paradise’ star from Chicago talks effects of sexual incident between castmates – Chicago Tribune

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ star from Chicago talks effects of sexual incident between castmates – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneFormer contestants on “The Bachelorette” and “The Bachelor” are encouraged to pair up on the series with the goal of marriage...
Jerry Reinsdorf Reveals Cubs Gave World Series Ring To Rick Renteria – CBS Chicago

Jerry Reinsdorf Reveals Cubs Gave World Series Ring To Rick Renteria – CBS Chicago

CBS Chicago(CBS) After winning the World Series last season, the Cubs gave out championship rings to players, coaches, front office members,...
Three arrested at anti-white supremacy protest – Chicago Tribune

Three arrested at anti-white supremacy protest – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneOrganizer Sam Zakon, 25, of Chicago, said the anti-facist groups had come to protest a criminal hearing for a man they said h...
Ex-Northwestern prof expected back in Chicago next week to face murder charge – Chicago Tribune

Ex-Northwestern prof expected back in Chicago next week to face murder charge – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTrenton Cornell-Duranleau, 26, was found dead July 27, 2017, in a high-rise apartment belonging to Wyndham Lathem, 42, a Nort...
Slowik: Chicago houses Confederate monument at well-known cemetery – Chicago Tribune

Slowik: Chicago houses Confederate monument at well-known cemetery – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneConfederate Mound at Oak Woods Cemetery on Chicago’s South Side features a 40-foot granite monument topped by a bronze statue...
Chicago’s Aloha Poke Co. plans two Milwaukee restaurants – OnMilwaukee.com

Chicago’s Aloha Poke Co. plans two Milwaukee restaurants – OnMilwaukee.com

OnMilwaukee.comThough the specifics are sparse, Chicago’s multi-location poké purveyor Aloha Poké Co. has announced that it will expand to a...
The Humble Chicago House That Started a Movement – History

The Humble Chicago House That Started a Movement – History

HistoryHull-House started out as a two-story brick house in Chicago’s 19th Ward in 1889. Within decades, however, it had become a thriving, ...
STEINBERG: Trump mocks the pain of Chicago families – Chicago Sun-Times

STEINBERG: Trump mocks the pain of Chicago families – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times“Meanwhile,” Trump enthusiast Jack Posobiec tweeted and the president retweeted, “39 shootings in Chicago this weekend, 9 d...
Elske In West Loop Ranked No. 2 Best New US Restaurant By Bon Appétit – DNAinfo

Elske In West Loop Ranked No. 2 Best New US Restaurant By Bon Appétit – DNAinfo

DNAinfoTopping Bon Appétit’s list of the best new restaurants in the United States is Turkey and the Wolf in New Orleans. Other cities with ...
After blasting racism, Trump retweets alt-right post on Chicago crime – Chicago Sun-Times

After blasting racism, Trump retweets alt-right post on Chicago crime – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesOn Monday morning, Jack Posobiec tweeted: “Meanwhile: 39 shootings in Chicago this weekend, 9 deaths. No national media out...
Italy’s Acclaimed Bonci Pizzeria Makes American Debut in Chicago Today – Eater Chicago

Italy’s Acclaimed Bonci Pizzeria Makes American Debut in Chicago Today – Eater Chicago

Italy’s Acclaimed Bonci Pizzeria Makes American Debut in Chicago TodayEater ChicagoWhile Chicago has plenty of pizzerias, the city hasn’t ex...
Two Chicago restaurants make Bon Appetit’s ‘Hot 10’ list – Time Out Chicago (blog)

Two Chicago restaurants make Bon Appetit’s ‘Hot 10’ list – Time Out Chicago (blog)

Time Out Chicago (blog)If you’ve been paying attention to Chicago’s dining scene this summer, you know there’s reason to celebrate. On the h...
CTA trains running again, three hours after man jumps into path of train at Fullerton – Chicago Tribune

CTA trains running again, three hours after man jumps into path of train at Fullerton – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneRed, Brown and Purple line trains were stopped at the Fullerton station for three hours during the morning rush Tuesday after...
In Chicago, Teaching an Old Site New Tricks – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

In Chicago, Teaching an Old Site New Tricks – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

In Chicago, Teaching an Old Site New TricksWall Street Journal (subscription)For more than 100 years, the A. Finkl & Sons Steel plant on...
2 dead, 9 wounded in Monday shootings on South, West sides – Chicago Sun-Times

2 dead, 9 wounded in Monday shootings on South, West sides – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesRakeem Simmons, 25, was found by officers responding to a call of a person shot in the 6800 block of South Harper, accordin...
Chicago to see fair, breezy Tuesday, but storms may soon follow – Chicago Tribune

Chicago to see fair, breezy Tuesday, but storms may soon follow – Chicago Tribune

Chicago to see fair, breezy Tuesday, but storms may soon followChicago TribuneChicagoans are set to experience a mix of mostly fair-weather ...
Basketball event canceled after crowd control becomes difficult at United Center – Chicago Tribune

Basketball event canceled after crowd control becomes difficult at United Center – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneEggleston said his group works to make sure everyone can attend the annual event, which is free and allows youth to play on t...
Woman, 67, shot in the neck while driving through Brighton Park – Chicago Tribune

Woman, 67, shot in the neck while driving through Brighton Park – Chicago Tribune

Woman, 67, shot in the neck while driving through Brighton ParkChicago TribunePolice taped off the entrance to a local laundromat as well as...
MITCHELL: Trump fakes out his critics with delayed response on tragedy – Chicago Sun-Times

MITCHELL: Trump fakes out his critics with delayed response on tragedy – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesPresident Donald Trump makes a statement in the Diplomatic Room at the White House in Washington, D.C. on August 14, 2017. ...
A Las Vegas-Based Sandwich Empire Has Big Plans for Chicago – Eater Chicago

A Las Vegas-Based Sandwich Empire Has Big Plans for Chicago – Eater Chicago

A Las Vegas-Based Sandwich Empire Has Big Plans for ChicagoEater ChicagoCapriotti’s claims there is room for 30 Capriottti’s restaurants in ...
Farmers’ Almanac Predicts Cold Winter Ahead for Midwest – NBC Chicago

Farmers’ Almanac Predicts Cold Winter Ahead for Midwest – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoSay goodbye to memories of last winter Chicago, it appears this season is going to be a bit different. The Farmers’ Almanac relea...
Top Chicago cop moves to fire officer over alleged lies about fatal shooting in 2011 – Chicago Tribune

Top Chicago cop moves to fire officer over alleged lies about fatal shooting in 2011 – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneChicago police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has moved to fire an officer accused of lying about the circumstances that led hi...
Oklahoma man arrested for anti-government bomb plot – Chicago Tribune

Oklahoma man arrested for anti-government bomb plot – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAuthorities said Varnell attempted to detonate the fake bomb at 6:30 p.m. Friday. He was taken into custody shortly after mid...
Worth a trip: Dumplings from Bibim Town – Chicago Tribune

Worth a trip: Dumplings from Bibim Town – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAnd let me tell you—Bibim Town, a new a la carte Korean restaurant in Edgewater, is serving up some fabulous dough. The wrapp...
Police Investigating After 3 Shot Dead in Southeast Chicago – U.S. News & World Report

Police Investigating After 3 Shot Dead in Southeast Chicago – U.S. News & World Report

Police Investigating After 3 Shot Dead in Southeast ChicagoU.S. News & World ReportChicago police and the Cook County medical examiner s...
A shooting in Chicago Lawn: ‘Dad, it’s fireworks.’ ‘Stay down, don’t get up’ – Chicago Tribune

A shooting in Chicago Lawn: ‘Dad, it’s fireworks.’ ‘Stay down, don’t get up’ – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune“It was too close,” she said hours later near her Chicago Lawn home on the Southwest Side. “Luckily, I parked on this side of...
Police: Man killed in Chicago Lawn drive-by shooting – Chicago Sun-Times

Police: Man killed in Chicago Lawn drive-by shooting – Chicago Sun-Times

Police: Man killed in Chicago Lawn drive-by shootingChicago Sun-TimesA man was killed in a Chicago Lawn neighborhood drive-by shooting early...
3 People Killed in Possible Self-Defense Shooting, Police Say – NBC Chicago

3 People Killed in Possible Self-Defense Shooting, Police Say – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoThree people were shot and killed in a suspected self-defense case in Chicago’s East Side neighborhood on Sunday evening, police ...
Chicago-Area Weather: Storms, Rain And Hotter Temps – Patch.com

Chicago-Area Weather: Storms, Rain And Hotter Temps – Patch.com

Patch.comChicago-Area Weather: Storms, Rain And Hotter Temps. The Chicago area will see partly skies on Monday and temps in the upper 70s an...
Chicagoans protest violent Charlottesville white supremacist march – Chicago Tribune

Chicagoans protest violent Charlottesville white supremacist march – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneHundreds converged on downtown Chicago Sunday afternoon to denounce a white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Va., that s...
Thousands of Europeans are among Chicago’s undocumented – Chicago Sun-Times

Thousands of Europeans are among Chicago’s undocumented – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesBilly Lawless in The Gage restaurant downtown, one of several he owns. The native of Galway, Ireland, returns to his native...
Man accused of ramming protesters pictured with racist group – Chicago Sun-Times

Man accused of ramming protesters pictured with racist group – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesJames Alex Fields Jr. was charged with second-degree murder and other counts after authorities say he rammed his car into a...
What happened to Chicago’s Japanese neighborhood? – WBEZ

What happened to Chicago’s Japanese neighborhood? – WBEZ

WBEZThe answer to Irene’s question is directly tied to a Chicago immigrant experience like no other. Japanese-Americans didn’t end up in Chi...
Chicago Police captain dies after being found unconscious in squad car – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Police captain dies after being found unconscious in squad car – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesDozens of Chicago Police officers walk into the Cook County medical examiner’s office after a CPD supervisor was found unco...
Chicago police officer dies while on-duty – Chicago Tribune

Chicago police officer dies while on-duty – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneA Chicago Police Department Calumet District supervisor died early Sunday after he was found unconscious in his police vehicl...
Cubs Slip Into Tie for First After Loss to Diamondbacks – NBC Chicago

Cubs Slip Into Tie for First After Loss to Diamondbacks – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoPHOENIX, AZ – AUGUST 12: Manager Joe Maddon #70 the Chicago Cubs has a few words for home plate umpire Mark Wegner #14 after a th...
Slow warmup to lead to midweek storm threat – Chicago Tribune

Slow warmup to lead to midweek storm threat – Chicago Tribune

Slow warmup to lead to midweek storm threatChicago TribuneWith high pressure dominating the Midwest weather pattern, the Chicago area is in ...
At Least 11 People Wounded in Weekend Shootings in Chicago – NBC Chicago

At Least 11 People Wounded in Weekend Shootings in Chicago – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoShootings in Chicago over the weekend have wounded at least 11 people, including a 17-year-old boy. The boy got into a verbal arg...
Chicago Public Schools Unveils $5.7 Billion Budget for 2018 – NBC Chicago (blog)

Chicago Public Schools Unveils $5.7 Billion Budget for 2018 – NBC Chicago (blog)

NBC Chicago (blog)Chicago Public Schools has unveiled a $5.7 billion budget that relies on a nearly $270 million infusion of cash from city ...
Slow warmup to lead to midweek storm threat – Chicago Tribune

Slow warmup to lead to midweek storm threat – Chicago Tribune

Slow warmup to lead to midweek storm threatChicago TribuneWith high pressure dominating the Midwest weather pattern, the Chicago area is in ...
Car plows into Virginia marchers opposing white nationalists, killing 1; helicopter crash kills 2 – Chicago Tribune

Car plows into Virginia marchers opposing white nationalists, killing 1; helicopter crash kills 2 – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune… block the city from removing the statue for six months. Associated Press writers Alan Suderman in Richmond, Virginia, Heidi...
Thieves Targeting Dodge Caravans on Chicago’s Northwest Side – NBC Chicago

Thieves Targeting Dodge Caravans on Chicago’s Northwest Side – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoPolice are warning residents after several Dodge Caravans were stolen since last month on the Northwest Side. One or more thieves...
Violence erupts at white supremacist rally in Virginia – Chicago Sun-Times

Violence erupts at white supremacist rally in Virginia – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesWhite nationalist demonstrators clash with counter demonstrators at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., Satur...
Chance the Rapper Announces Free Chicago Concert – Pitchfork

Chance the Rapper Announces Free Chicago Concert – Pitchfork

PitchforkChance the Rapper has announced he will hold a free concert in his hometown of Chicago tonight. In an on-camera interview with ABC ...
Palos Heights restaurant sells $393M Mega Millions ticket – Chicago Tribune

Palos Heights restaurant sells $393M Mega Millions ticket – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneNick Andricopulos, owner of Nick’s Barbecue in Palos Heights, will receive $500,000 for selling Friday night’s winning Mega M...
How to watch the August 21 total eclipse – ChicagoNow (blog)

How to watch the August 21 total eclipse – ChicagoNow (blog)

ChicagoNow (blog)According to the 10-day weather forecast, Monday August 21 will be a sunny day in Chicago. Weather permitting, if you are a...
Midwest travel: Explore Chicago in-depth with Airbnb Experiences – Chicago Daily Herald

Midwest travel: Explore Chicago in-depth with Airbnb Experiences – Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldAirbnb just launched Experiences, bookable local-led immersions that offer visitors a closer look at Chicago’s world-fam...
Inside Wrigley Field, The Scorekeepers Stay True To Baseball’s Beginnings – NPR

Inside Wrigley Field, The Scorekeepers Stay True To Baseball’s Beginnings – NPR

NPRWhen looking at the scoreboard from the stands, there are two columns; one for National League (Chicago Cubs) games, the other for the Am...
Chicago teachers union eyes future security with charter merger – Reuters

Chicago teachers union eyes future security with charter merger – Reuters

ReutersCHICAGO (Reuters) – After trying for years to stymie the growth of charter schools in Chicago, leaders of its public school teachers’...
Wisch List: Take a bite out of Chicago – the ‘Restaurant City of the Year’ – Kankakee Daily Journal

Wisch List: Take a bite out of Chicago – the ‘Restaurant City of the Year’ – Kankakee Daily Journal

Kankakee Daily JournalThe article’s author, Chicago native and food critic Julia Kramer, went on to write, “I don’t own a single piece of Cu...
Has Bears rookie Mitch Trubisky arrived earlier than expected? – Chicago Tribune

Has Bears rookie Mitch Trubisky arrived earlier than expected? – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIn other words, Thursday’s encouraging performance has to be followed by a productive week of practice that has to be followe...
Chicago ID program a ploy to target Latino voters, critic says – Fox News

Chicago ID program a ploy to target Latino voters, critic says – Fox News

Fox NewsYou just need an ID for everything,” said Gilbert Villegas, Chair of Chicago City Council’s Latino Caucus. Villegas says an applican...
Millennials, Applebee’s is done trying to win you over – Chicago Tribune

Millennials, Applebee’s is done trying to win you over – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThe Glendale, Calif.-based parent of Applebee’s and IHOP restaurants said Thursday that as many as 160 locations could close ...
Chicago cop found at fault in teen’s fatal shooting has history of lawsuits, complaints – Chicago Tribune

Chicago cop found at fault in teen’s fatal shooting has history of lawsuits, complaints – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePanzy Edwards speaks about her son, 15-year-old Dakota Bright, during a Chicago Police Board meeting at police headquarters A...
Three members of violent Hobos gang sent to prison for life – Chicago Tribune

Three members of violent Hobos gang sent to prison for life – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneFormed after the larger gangs in Chicago began to fracture, prosecutors said, the Hobos were “an elite killing team” that tra...
Police: Hair stylist slain in Chicago stabbed over 40 times – Florida Times-Union

Police: Hair stylist slain in Chicago stabbed over 40 times – Florida Times-Union

Florida Times-UnionAuthorities have said the attack on Cornell-Duranleau, a Michigan native who moved to Chicago last year, was so brutal th...
Chicago schools budget counts on uncertain funding – Reuters

Chicago schools budget counts on uncertain funding – Reuters

ReutersCHICAGO (Reuters) – A fiscal 2018 budget unveiled on Friday by the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) counts on nearly $570 million in new ...
Chicago Company Featured in Ranking of Amerca’s Top Breweries – NBC Chicago

Chicago Company Featured in Ranking of Amerca’s Top Breweries – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoChicago is home to a slew of popular breweries, but only one made a new list of the best breweries in the United States. The list...
Suspect in Chicago stabbing due in court – The State Journal-Register

Suspect in Chicago stabbing due in court – The State Journal-Register

Suspect in Chicago stabbing due in courtThe State Journal-RegisterCHICAGO — Authorities say an Oxford University financial officer accused i...
Police: Hair Stylist Slain in Chicago Stabbed Over 40 Times – U.S. News & World Report

Police: Hair Stylist Slain in Chicago Stabbed Over 40 Times – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report7, 2017, formally charged Wyndham Lathem with murder in connection with the stabbing death of a 26-year-old Chic...
Applebee’s closing up to 135 restaurants; 25 IHOP locations could close – Chicago Tribune

Applebee’s closing up to 135 restaurants; 25 IHOP locations could close – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneDineEquity Inc. revised expectations for the full fiscal year during its quarterly earnings call, saying that 105 to 135 Appl...
Chicago-Area Weather: Cooler Temps And No Rain – Patch.com

Chicago-Area Weather: Cooler Temps And No Rain – Patch.com

Patch.comFor those looking for a respite from the heat and rain, this weekend could be it. The National Weather Service is calling for an ex...
‘Let this boy make it’ – Washington Post

‘Let this boy make it’ – Washington Post

Washington PostPerhaps nowhere in the United States does violence ravage more childhoods than in Chicago. Since 2000, it has taken the lives...
Teen among 5 people wounded in city shootings – Chicago Tribune

Teen among 5 people wounded in city shootings – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneChicago police officers work at the scene where a 34-year-old man was shot multiple times in the 2400 block of West 62nd Stre...
More Sunny, Cool Weather Coming This Weekend, So Get Outside – DNAinfo

More Sunny, Cool Weather Coming This Weekend, So Get Outside – DNAinfo

DNAinfoFriday, Saturday and Sunday will all see “nice” weather “good for doing something outdoors,” said Gino Izzi, a National Weather Servi...
Mitch Trubisky impressive, Mike Glennon disappointing in Bears’ exhibition opener loss – Chicago Tribune

Mitch Trubisky impressive, Mike Glennon disappointing in Bears’ exhibition opener loss – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneMitch Trubisky didn’t zipline down from Soldier Field’s upper deck Thursday night. There was no cape attached to his navy No....
Cubs challenge: Hold off Brewers and Cardinals without Willson Contreras – Chicago Tribune

Cubs challenge: Hold off Brewers and Cardinals without Willson Contreras – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneCubs manager Joe Maddon discusses catcher Willson Contreras’ pulled hamstring on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chic...
Scattered storms signal the return of cooler air – Chicago Tribune

Scattered storms signal the return of cooler air – Chicago Tribune

Scattered storms signal the return of cooler airChicago TribuneScattered thunderstorms roamed the Midwest on Thursday evening. Severe weathe...
Chicago cop’s 2012 fatal shooting of teen ‘unprovoked’ and ‘unwarranted’: IPRA – Chicago Tribune

Chicago cop’s 2012 fatal shooting of teen ‘unprovoked’ and ‘unwarranted’: IPRA – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePanzy Edwards speaks about her son, 15-year-old Dakota Bright, during a Chicago Police Board meeting at police headquarters A...
LOOK: The Mike Glennon era in Chicago starts with a pick-six and a botched snap – CBSSports.com

LOOK: The Mike Glennon era in Chicago starts with a pick-six and a botched snap – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe Chicago Bears made sweeping changes at the quarterback position this offseason. They cut ties with Jay Cutler, who eventual...
2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal – Chicago Tribune

2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIn this July 21, 2016 file photo, the sun sets beyond visitors to Liberty Memorial as the temperature hovers around 100 degre...
2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal – Chicago Tribune

2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIn this July 21, 2016 file photo, the sun sets beyond visitors to Liberty Memorial as the temperature hovers around 100 degre...
Chicago Tribune Restaurant Critic Phil Vettel on the Restaurant City of the Year: Chicago restaurants are small … – WGN Radio

Chicago Tribune Restaurant Critic Phil Vettel on the Restaurant City of the Year: Chicago restaurants are small … – WGN Radio

WGN RadioChicago Tribune Restaurant Critic Phil Vettel describes what makes Chicago the most special city for food for the third year in a r...
Chicago cop convicted of tipping off target to his task force’s drug investigation – Chicago Tribune

Chicago cop convicted of tipping off target to his task force’s drug investigation – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTwo days before a task force that included Chicago police and federal drug agents moved to make arrests in a yearlong drug in...
New group for progressive Zionists to march in Chicago SlutWalk – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

New group for progressive Zionists to march in Chicago SlutWalk – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic AgencyMembers of the Zioness initiative, which launched Tuesday, will march together on Saturday at SlutWalk Chicago, a w...
Have fast-food restaurants lived up to healthier kids’ food options? – Chicago Sun-Times

Have fast-food restaurants lived up to healthier kids’ food options? – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesIn 2013, amid warnings of a national child obesity epidemic and calls to improve children’s food options, some of America’s...
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Most of Chicago Area – NBC Chicago

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Most of Chicago Area – NBC Chicago

NBC Chicago… DuPage, Cook, Will, Kendall, Grundy, and LaSalle. The watch will expire at 9 p.m. on Thursday night, according to the NWS. Weat...
Katana Chicago Opens, Plus More Dining News This Week – Chicagomag.com

Katana Chicago Opens, Plus More Dining News This Week – Chicagomag.com

Chicagomag.comBon Appétit told us what we already know: In 2017, there’s no better restaurant city in the country than Chicago. As a part of...
Second City alum Rachel Dratch gets 20-year-old Chicago parking ticket – Chicago Sun-Times

Second City alum Rachel Dratch gets 20-year-old Chicago parking ticket – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times“Saturday Night Live” and Second City alumna Rachel Dratch received a reminder this week from the city where she got her st...
Storms, Hail, Gusty Winds Target Chicago Area Thursday Afternoon – NBC Chicago

Storms, Hail, Gusty Winds Target Chicago Area Thursday Afternoon – NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoStorms bringing potentially damaging wind, large hail and brief but heavy rain could descend on the Chicago area Thursday afterno...
Heaven on Seven partner George Bannos has died – Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)

Heaven on Seven partner George Bannos has died – Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)

Crain’s Chicago Business (blog)George Bannos and his brother Jimmy Bannos Sr. were partners in restaurants on Wabash Avenue in the Loop and ...
Marginal Risk of severe storms later today into the evening across Chicago area – WGN-TV

Marginal Risk of severe storms later today into the evening across Chicago area – WGN-TV

WGN-TVCHICAGO — The National Storm Prediction Center has included much of northeast Illinois including Chicago in a Marginal Risk of severe ...
12 dog-friendly restaurants, bars and events for the summer in Chicago – Chicago Tribune

12 dog-friendly restaurants, bars and events for the summer in Chicago – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIt seems like August arrived in no time, but summer isn’t over, for you or your pet. Make the most of the weather and head to...
5 things to do in Chicago this weekend – Chicago Tribune

5 things to do in Chicago this weekend – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThe Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana invite you to nosh on some Thin Mints in style, during a fundraising...
Chicago activists rally behind Colin Kaepernick – Chicago Tribune

Chicago activists rally behind Colin Kaepernick – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSince December, Kaepernick’s foundation has donated $100,000 to three Chicago activist groups, and at least one of the organi...
Prosecutors allege heroin supplier used violence to protect drug empire – Chicago Tribune

Prosecutors allege heroin supplier used violence to protect drug empire – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePrice, nicknamed “Shorty” and “Hot Sauce,” acted ruthlessly to protect a lucrative drug empire that supplied heroin to open-a...
At least 1 dead, 4 wounded in Chicago shootings – Chicago Tribune

At least 1 dead, 4 wounded in Chicago shootings – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAbout 8:30 p.m. in the 6000 block of South Maplewood Avenue in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, a 25-year-old man suffered guns...
North Korea dismisses Trump threat, details plan to attack Guam – Chicago Tribune

North Korea dismisses Trump threat, details plan to attack Guam – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune… for a president to speak of using nuclear missiles, the reference to the “destruction” of a foreign people is equally rare....
Cubs face somber scenarios after Willson Contreras’ hamstring injury – Chicago Tribune

Cubs face somber scenarios after Willson Contreras’ hamstring injury – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneCubs manager Joe Maddon discusses catcher Willson Contreras’ pulled hamstring on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chic...
Bon Appetit Names Chicago ‘Restaurant City of the Year’ – Chicago Tonight | WTTW

Bon Appetit Names Chicago ‘Restaurant City of the Year’ – Chicago Tonight | WTTW

Chicago Tonight | WTTWChicagoans have long appreciated the city’s vibrant restaurant scene. Now it seems the rest of the country is waking u...
CSX layoffs hit Chicago switching yard amid national cost-cutting moves, union says – Chicago Tribune

CSX layoffs hit Chicago switching yard amid national cost-cutting moves, union says – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneRailroad giant CSX, which is under fire from regulators for operating changes that have disrupted its freight service nationw...
Chicago promises to bolster inundated restaurant inspection team – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago promises to bolster inundated restaurant inspection team – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesChicago will hire 20 more food inspectors and three more supervisors to bolster a restaurant inspection team so “seriously ...
Gary man indicted for string of Chicago-area restaurant robberies – Chicago Tribune

Gary man indicted for string of Chicago-area restaurant robberies – Chicago Tribune

Gary man indicted for string of Chicago-area restaurant robberiesChicago TribuneA 45-year-old Gary, Ind., man who authorities say was in the...
Chicago touts new debt structure aimed at saving money – Reuters

Chicago touts new debt structure aimed at saving money – Reuters

ReutersCHICAGO (Reuters) – Under a plan announced on Wednesday by the mayor’s office, Chicago would create a new entity to issue bonds backe...
After Restaurant Inspections Fall Short, City To Hire 23 More Investigators – DNAinfo

After Restaurant Inspections Fall Short, City To Hire 23 More Investigators – DNAinfo

DNAinfo… half of Chicago restaurants were inspected twice for food safety during 2015 as required by state law. Ferguson’s audit, released i...
Roller derby ready to jam on 82nd anniversary of Chicago-born sport – Chicago Sun-Times

Roller derby ready to jam on 82nd anniversary of Chicago-born sport – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesAthletes zipped through Coliseum Park on roller skates Wednesday morning to warm up for the 82nd birthday of roller derby, ...
Man killed, 6 wounded in Bronzeville mass shooting blocks from CPD HQ – Chicago Sun-Times

Man killed, 6 wounded in Bronzeville mass shooting blocks from CPD HQ – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesA man was killed and six people, five of who are women, were wounded in a shooting Tuesday night in the South Side Bronzevi...
Robservations: CSN Chicago cuts Chris Boden – Robert Feder (blog)

Robservations: CSN Chicago cuts Chris Boden – Robert Feder (blog)

Robert Feder (blog)Newest face on the Chicago weather front is Jessica Delgado, who has joined Telemundo Chicago WSNS-Channel 44 as weather ...
Fire Tears Through Balena Tuesday Night Causing ‘Extensive’ Damage – Eater Chicago

Fire Tears Through Balena Tuesday Night Causing ‘Extensive’ Damage – Eater Chicago

Eater ChicagoIn the meantime, Balena’s partners at Boka Restaurant Group and B. Hospitality Co. are all working together to reassign all Bal...
Hard-rocking No Men in an odd, genre-defying sonic spot – Chicago Tribune

Hard-rocking No Men in an odd, genre-defying sonic spot – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTwo out of the three members of No Men moved here from Texas, but Chicago’s weather hasn’t hindered their creative process. I...
FBI raided ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort’s home, seized documents – Chicago Sun-Times

FBI raided ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort’s home, seized documents – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesWASHINGTON — FBI agents have searched one of the homes of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman,...
1 dead, 6 hurt after gunmen open fire along Chicago street – ABC News

1 dead, 6 hurt after gunmen open fire along Chicago street – ABC News

ABC NewsIn this Aug. 8, 2017 photo, Chicago Police investigate a shooting near East 37th Street and South Michigan Avenue, about two blocks ...
Emanuel warns those emailing him for favors about Chicago’s ‘strict lobbyist rules’ – Chicago Tribune

Emanuel warns those emailing him for favors about Chicago’s ‘strict lobbyist rules’ – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneMayor Rahm Emanuel speaks during a news conference in Chicago on Jan. 15, 2017. Emanuel recently warned at least two people w...
Cubs’ sloppy defense irks Joe Maddon – Chicago Tribune

Cubs’ sloppy defense irks Joe Maddon – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneCubs manager Joe Maddon discusses the team’s sloppy play in a loss to the Giants on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chi...
Trump warns North Korea over nuclear weapons; Pyongyang threatens Guam – Chicago Tribune

Trump warns North Korea over nuclear weapons; Pyongyang threatens Guam – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneBoth missiles were fired at highly lofted angles and landed at sea near Japan, but analysts said the weapons could reach Alas...
Another sunny day in Chicago, with a light lake breeze – Chicago Tribune

Another sunny day in Chicago, with a light lake breeze – Chicago Tribune

Another sunny day in Chicago, with a light lake breezeChicago TribuneAbout the only difference in weather here between Tuesday and Wednesday...
How would US stop North Korean missile headed at Chicago? – WLS-TV

How would US stop North Korean missile headed at Chicago? – WLS-TV

WLS-TVThe I-Team looks at how the U.S. would stop a North Korean missile headed toward Chicago. (WLS). An ABC7 I-Team Investigation. WLS. By...
Delivery is the hot dining trend, but it’s not for every restaurant. Here’s why. – Chicago Tribune

Delivery is the hot dining trend, but it’s not for every restaurant. Here’s why. – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAileen Nieves prepares an Aug. 8, 2017, lunch takeout order at Smoque BBQ in Chicago’s Irving Park neighborhood. The restaura...
Jose Quintana, Cubs trail Giants 3-0 in 3rd – Chicago Tribune

Jose Quintana, Cubs trail Giants 3-0 in 3rd – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSports Baseball Chicago Cubs. Jose Quintana, Cubs trail Giants 3-0 in 3rd. Cubs at Giants. Photos from the Cubs-Giants game a...
Bon Appetit names Chicago Restaurant City of the Year – WLS-TV

Bon Appetit names Chicago Restaurant City of the Year – WLS-TV

WLS-TV“Chicago is clearly America’s most exciting city to eat in right now,” said Food Critic Julia Kramer. Among the restaurants cited in t...
Picasso’s Chicago icon, that ‘big, homely metal thing,’ turns 50 – MarketWatch

Picasso’s Chicago icon, that ‘big, homely metal thing,’ turns 50 – MarketWatch

MarketWatchThat’s late Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley (this one’s the dad, not the son) trying to loosen up the city, and eventually the wor...
Blackhawks analyst Eddie Olczyk announces he has colon cancer – Chicago Tribune

Blackhawks analyst Eddie Olczyk announces he has colon cancer – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune“Having the support and encouragement from my family, the Chicago Blackhawks organization, NBC Sports and all my friends and ...
McDonald’s, Walgreens hit with lawsuits over Cook County soda pop tax – Chicago Tribune

McDonald’s, Walgreens hit with lawsuits over Cook County soda pop tax – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneTwo of the Chicago area’s biggest corporate names are being sued over allegedly bungling the rollout of Cook County’s new pen...
Weather Alerts: How to Set up Location Alerts in App Version 5.5 – NBC Chicago

Weather Alerts: How to Set up Location Alerts in App Version 5.5 – NBC Chicago

Weather Alerts: How to Set up Location Alerts in App Version 5.5NBC ChicagoIf you upgraded to the 5.5 version of our Android, iPhone and iPa...
Korean-Inspired Chain BIBIBOP Open in Chicago and on Friday in Schaumburg – Eater Chicago

Korean-Inspired Chain BIBIBOP Open in Chicago and on Friday in Schaumburg – Eater Chicago

Eater ChicagoUPDATE: A BIBIBOP rep emailed and said they’ve delayed the Schaumburg opening to Friday, Aug 11. The amended story follows. BIB...
Chicago mayor calls threat to withhold funds ‘blackmail,’ files lawsuit against DOJ – ABC News

Chicago mayor calls threat to withhold funds ‘blackmail,’ files lawsuit against DOJ – ABC News

ABC NewsWhen Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans Sunday to sue the United States Department of Justice, it became the latest salvo in...
Chicago O’Hare to get first regular Airbus A380 flights – USA TODAY

Chicago O’Hare to get first regular Airbus A380 flights – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFor the first time, Chicago’s O’Hare airport will have regularly scheduled service on the world’s largest passenger jet. That will ...
Bon Appetit names Chicago ‘Restaurant City of the Year’ – Chicago Sun-Times

Bon Appetit names Chicago ‘Restaurant City of the Year’ – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesSpecial projects editor Julia Kramer listed eight reasons why “the Midwest is Best” in her August article, citing the resta...
McDonald’s plans to nearly double restaurants in China – Chicago Tribune

McDonald’s plans to nearly double restaurants in China – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneOn Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, McDonald’s said it plans to nearly double the number of restaurants in China in the next five years...
The best vegetarian dishes at non-vegetarian restaurants in Chicago – Chicago Tribune

The best vegetarian dishes at non-vegetarian restaurants in Chicago – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneAs a vegetarian, choosing a restaurant that both accommodates your dietary restrictions and pleases the meat-loving friends a...
Bon Appetit magazine names Chicago its Restaurant City of the Year – Chicago Tribune

Bon Appetit magazine names Chicago its Restaurant City of the Year – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneKramer’s full article lists eight reasons why Chicago was selected; Kramer specifically mentions such restaurants as Giant (“...
Chicago Public Schools lays off nearly 1000 employees, including hundreds of teachers, and other news – Chicago Reader

Chicago Public Schools lays off nearly 1000 employees, including hundreds of teachers, and other news – Chicago Reader

Chicago ReaderChicago Public Schools laid off about 950 employees—356 teachers and approximately 600 support staffers—Monday morning. The di...
Morning Spin: What does Emanuel think Chicago’s iconic Picasso sculpture looks like? – Chicago Tribune

Morning Spin: What does Emanuel think Chicago’s iconic Picasso sculpture looks like? – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSet to celebrate the 50th anniversary Tuesday of Picasso’s initially reviled, now largely embraced steel enigma in Daley Plaz...
Chicago Sues To Remain A ‘Sanctuary City’ and Avoid the Past – NBCNews.com

Chicago Sues To Remain A ‘Sanctuary City’ and Avoid the Past – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comChicago escalated its ongoing feud with the Trump administration on Monday with a lawsuit that accuses the Justice Department of ...
5 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago – Chicago Sun-Times

5 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesThe day’s latest incident happened about 8 p.m. in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. A 23-year-old man was shot in the l...

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