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November 10, 2018 - 5:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Flyers are riding high on confidence, and it's showing in their results. Sean Couturier had two goals and an assist, Brian Elliott made 33 saves and the surging Flyers continued their dominance over Chicago in Philadelphia with a 4-0 victory over the slumping Blackhawks on...
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October 06, 2018 - 11:30 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Four years after he fired 16 bullets into a black teenager, three years after dashcam video of the shooting was released and three weeks after his murder trial began, Jason Van Dyke's transformation from Chicago patrol officer to convicted felon came suddenly. A clerk announced the...
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This Monday, Aug, 20, 2018 photo provided by the rapper Drake shows him posing with Sofia Sanchez, at Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago.
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August 28, 2018 - 9:36 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago girl has received a heart transplant just days after she danced her way into a hospital visit from Drake. Surgeons performed the transplant on 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez on Monday at Chicago's Lurie Children's Hospital. The Canadian rapper visited Sofia there after...
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Chicago firefighters walk under tape at the scene of a fire that killed several people including multiple children Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, in Chicago.
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August 27, 2018 - 8:30 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Investigators seeking the cause of Chicago's deadliest fire in well over a decade were searching the porch area where the blaze started for evidence of fireworks, cigarettes or other smoking materials, a fire official said Monday. Fire department spokesman Larry Langford said...
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People stand around at the scene after a fire killed several people including multiple children Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, in Chicago.
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August 26, 2018 - 11:31 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Eight people, including six children, were killed when a fire broke out before dawn Sunday at a Chicago apartment in one of the deadliest fires in the nation's third-largest city in years, officials say. Two other people were hospitalized in very critical condition, Chicago Fire...
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File photo dated 03/07/15 of Drake
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August 21, 2018 - 3:01 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago girl awaiting a heart transplant has danced her way into a meeting with Drake. The Canadian rapper visited 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez on Monday at the Lurie Children's Hospital during his tour's stop in Chicago. He shared photos on Instagram, saying they had talked...
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In this July 25, 2007 file photo, the back of a Chicago Tribune newspaper deliver truck is seen in Chicago.
AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast
August 09, 2018 - 8:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Tribune withdrew from its $3.9 billion buyout by Sinclair, ending a bid to create a massive media juggernaut that could have rivaled the reach of Fox News. Tribune Media Co., which is on the hook for a $135 million breakup fee, said Thursday that it is filing a lawsuit against...
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Chicago
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August 06, 2018 - 7:19 am
By Jay Croft and Deanna Hackney, CNN (CNN) -- Chicago police records show 44 people were shot on Sunday, including five who were killed. In three hours beginning at 1:30 a.m., records show, 30 were shot and two killed in 10 incidents. "The city of Chicago experienced a violent night," Bureau of...
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Members of the Chicago police department scuffle with an angry crowd at the scene of a police involved shooting in Chicago, on Saturday, July 14, 2018.
Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune via AP
July 15, 2018 - 9:05 am
CHICAGO (AP) — An angry crowd shouted and threw bottles at Chicago police after an officer fatally shot a man on the city's South Side Saturday, prompting the arrest of at least four demonstrators. Chicago police patrol chief Fred Waller told a news conference that the man was shot in the South...
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Dan Majka
July 11, 2018 - 10:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Does navigating through the city leave you frustrated? A study just released by Wallethub.com ranks Philadelphia the fourth worst city in the nation for driving. According to statistics, Philadelphia performs poorly in cost of ownership, traffic and infrastructure,...
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