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 2022-01-18 03:48 

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Illinois students take advantage of new law that allows 5 mental health days per year...

A new state law is giving public school students five mental health days per academic year. It comes at a good time when being a student during a pandemic has proven stressful....

 2022-01-18 03:44 

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Chicago nonprofit giving away hundreds of thousands of dollars in COVID relief money...

Help for Chicago small businesses is on the way, thanks to a local nonprofit....

 2022-01-18 01:44 

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Kraken snap 9-game losing streak, beat Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in SO...

Ryan Donato scored the tying goal early in the third period, Joonas Donskoi scored in the shootout and the Seattle Kraken snapped their nine-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday....

 2022-01-18 01:37 

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Chicago rapper Vic Mensah charged with narcotics possession in Virginia...

Chicago rapper Vic Mensah was arrested over the weekend in Virginia after arriving on a flight from Ghana....

 2022-01-18 00:27 

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Stefanovic, No. 4 Purdue top No. 17 Illinois in double OT...

Sasha Stefanovic scored 22 points, including a go-ahead 3 at the start of double overtime that sent No. 4 Purdue over No. 17 Illinois 96-88 on Monday....

 2022-01-18 00:25 

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Chicago Bulls lose to Grizzlies, Bane and Morant score 25 apiece...

Desmond Bane and Ja Morant scored 25 points each, and the Memphis Grizzlies dominated the short-handed Chicago Bulls 119-106 on Monday afternoon for their 12th win in 13 games....

 2022-01-18 00:22 

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Chicago Bears interview Colts' Dodds, Eberflus for GM, coaching jobs...

The Chicago Bears interviewed Indianapolis executive Ed Dodds for their general manager job and Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus for their head coaching position on Monday....

 2022-01-18 00:12 

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New Chicago restaurant has robot waiters, 5D room...

A new Chicago restaurant is promising customers a dining experience they will never forget....

 2022-01-18 00:09 

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Former Chicago Alderman Ed Vrdolyak requests early prison release...

Vrdolyak is serving 18 months in prison for tax evasion. He and an associate reaped millions of dollars from Illinois' massive settlement with tobacco companies in the 1990s....

 2022-01-17 23:54 

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Epstein-Barr virus could lead to multiple sclerosis, Harvard study finds...

Results of a 20-year study found evidence that multiple sclerosis is likely caused by infection with the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)....

 2022-01-17 23:46 

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Chicago police looking at surveillance video after baby boy found dead outside firehouse...

There are surveillance cameras in the area. The Chicago Police Department is investigating to see who left the newborn boy outside the fire station, never handing him to someone....

 2022-01-17 23:03 

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Former Chicago Bulls player Jabari Parker talks mental health on MLK Day...
 2022-01-17 22:50 

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Newly released 911 calls offer glimpse into night shots rang out at Oakbrook mall...

For the first time, we are hearing 911 calls from the week of Christmas when gunshots rang out at the Oakbrook mall....

 2022-01-17 22:48 

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Chicago demonstrators push for voting rights bill on MLK Day...

In Chicago, civil rights groups met at Washington Park for a car caravan, demanding lawmakers in D.C. stand up for voters....

 2022-01-17 22:44 

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Police hunt for 'armed and dangerous' suspect seen firing into Marietta home...

Security camera footage shared by Marietta police shows a suspect shooting into the front door of a residence off Manning Road....

 2022-01-17 22:23 

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Shock waves detected in Chicago after volcano eruption in Tonga...

A volcanic eruption Saturday in the South Pacific island nation of Tonga was so powerful that its shock wave caused changes in air pressure detected thousands of miles away in Chicago....

 2022-01-17 21:48 

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'16 and Pregnant' star Jordan Cashmyer dead at 26...

Jordan Cashmyer, whose teen pregnancy was documented on the MTV show...

 2022-01-17 21:17 

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Chicago woman reports being carjacked just days after getting car back from previous carjacking...

CHICAGO CHAOS: A Chicago woman says she was carjacked twice in three days....

 2022-01-17 21:00 

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Michigan judge berates 72-year-old cancer patient over weeds, says she would send him to jail if she could...

Hamtramck Judge Alexis Krot berated a man for having overgrown weeds in his yard, even after the man's son explained that his father has cancer and is not doing well....

 2022-01-17 20:22 

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What is a limited cash-out refinance and how does it work?...

A limited cash-out refinance loan can lower your interest rate, shorten your loan term and provide you with up to $2,000 in cash. Learn more....

 2022-01-17 19:37 

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Aurora mayor announces run for Illinois governor...

Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin announced Monday that he is running for governor of Illinois....

 2022-01-17 18:53 

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COVID cases drop in Chicago, health officials continue to urge vaccines...

A pop-up vaccine clinic was one of the features of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Service Day events at Doolittle Elementary in Bronzeville....

 2022-01-17 18:42 

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Omicron vs. delta: Study examines difference between two coronavirus variant symptoms...

The differences between omicron and delta variant symptoms were analyzed as part of a COVD-19 infection survey....

 2022-01-17 18:07 

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Downstate family poised to sue Amazon over deadly warehouse collapse...

The father of a contracted delivery driver who died while working at a downstate Amazon facility when it was hit by a tornado last month wants to know why the company's founder and executive chairman Jeff Bezos was able to make it to space last year, ...

 2022-01-17 17:49 

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2 Waukegan men arrested in connection to armed robbery; 1 suspect wanted for parole violation in Minnesota...

The owner of the business, a 52-year-old man, told deputies that a man entered the store with a firearm and took money from a cash register....

 2022-01-17 16:51 

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$3M bail for man wounded, charged in shootout with Cook County sheriff's officers...

Valentino Wilburn told his girlfriend, who was in the car with him, that he loved her and to duck before he exited the car and started shooting at officers, prosecutors said....

 2022-01-17 16:34 

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New area code coming to Illinois 708 area code region...

Starting on Jan. 21, customers in the 708 area code overlay region could be assigned a number in the new 464 area code when they request an additional line or new service....

 2022-01-17 15:18 

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Winter is more than half over but now what?...

Chicago's winter is now more than half over. What will the second half bring?...

 2022-01-17 14:50 

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Chicago cop who bungled homicide case involving Daley's nephew promoted to lieutenant...

A Chicago police sergeant who supervised the botched investigation into the death of David Koschman — who was punched to death in 2004 by then-Mayor Richard M. Daley's nephew Richard J. "R.J." Vanecko — has been promoted to lieuten...

 2022-01-17 14:36 

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Man shot outside Englewood business after confronting offender who was pulling on his car door...

A 42-year-old man was inside of a business when he saw an offender pulling on his car door. When the victim stepped out to confront the offender, the offender shot the victim in the stomach and back....

 2022-01-17 14:07 

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Chicago sports radio legend Les Grobstein dies at 69...

Les Grobstein from 670 The Score reportedly died Sunday....

 2022-01-17 13:16 

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4 killed, 2 teen among 25 wounded by gunfire in weekend shootings in Chicago...

Four people were killed and two 17-year-old boys was among 25 others wounded in shootings in Chicago from Friday, 5 p.m. to Monday, 5 a.m....

 2022-01-17 13:01 

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Suburban school district offering more money for substitute teachers due to staff shortages...

One area school district needs substitute teachers, and is offering more money for those who are interested....

 2022-01-17 12:45 

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MLK Day 2022: What's open and closed on Monday...

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, schools, banks, and government agencies are closed Monday....

 2022-01-17 12:32 

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Milwaukee man last seen after leaving Amtrak Station on Near West Side...

MISSING, PLEASE SHARE: Robert Robinson, 48, came to Chicago from Milwaukee and was supposed to meet a family member at the Amtrak Station Saturday night....

 2022-01-17 12:13 

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Mostly cloudy skies expected for Monday with temps in the 20s...

Snow lovers have little to celebrate again this week....

 2022-01-17 09:30 

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Tom Brady surprises 10-year-old cancer survivor with Super Bowl tickets...

A 10-year-old cancer survivor stole the hearts of NFL fans across the country when he thanked his idol, Tom Brady, for helping him beat brain cancer is going to the Super Bowl....

 2022-01-17 04:03 

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Kankakee authorities investigate 7 overdose cases over 24 hours that killed 2 people...

"This is the first time we've had several cases in a short period of time," Coroner Bob Gessner said. "I have been concerned about this happening here for a long time....

 2022-01-17 02:57 

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North Korea fires 2 suspected missile into sea, S. Korean officials say...

The launch came after the North conducted a pair of flight tests of a purported hypersonic missile on Jan. 5 and Jan. 11....

 2022-01-17 02:40 

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Chicago police release video of two suspects involved in West Pullman fatal shooting...

The two suspects approached a man sitting in his vehicle. They pulled on the door handle, and one suspect shot into the car, striking the victim....

 2022-01-17 02:25 

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17-year-old boy shot in the leg on Chicago's South Side...

A 17-year-old boy was shot Sunday afternoon on Chicago's South Side....

 2022-01-17 01:02 

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VIDEO: Dog appears unimpressed with snow in Georgia...

The owner can be heard saying: "There's my snow dog, refusing to come outside...she's not having it."...

 2022-01-17 00:30 

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Tractor-trailer falls from icy North Carolina overpass after driver loses control...

The driver was taken to a local hospital for treatment, according to local reports....

 2022-01-17 00:27 

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2 hurt, 1 critically, in Portage Park shooting...

Two men were wounded, one critically, in a shooting Sunday afternoon in Portage Park on the Northwest Side....

 2022-01-16 20:01 

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January Wolf Moon to light up sky Monday night...

2022's wolf moon is set to appear on Jan. 17 at 6:48 p.m. ET, according to NASA....

 2022-01-16 19:38 

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4 car Waukegan crash leaves 1 dead, another seriously injured...

A four vehicle crash in Waukegan left one person dead Saturday afternoon....

 2022-01-16 19:14 

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Officers shoot man accused of stabbing cop in lobby of police headquarters...

The Warwick Police Department became the scene of an officer-involved shooting after a man allegedly stabbed one of the officers, investigators said....

 2022-01-16 18:04 

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Man, 61, shot in both legs in Humboldt Park...

A 61-year-old man was shot in both of his legs in Humboldt Park Sunday morning, according to police....

 2022-01-16 17:51 

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Shots fired at Cook County sheriff's police during an attempted traffic stop...

Cook County Sheriff's officers were shot at while attempting to pull a car over in the 100 block of North Pine Street Saturday....

 2022-01-16 17:15 

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Winter storm leaves South covered in snow, ice...

Weather forecasters say more than an inch of snow fell per hour in some parts of the Carolinas, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia....

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