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Mystery Boom Rocks Southwest SuburbsSome WBBM Newsradio listeners have reported hearing – and feeling – some kind of a large blast or boom in the Joliet area, but so far no one is sure what it may have been.
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Social-Media Post Threatens Chicago PoliceChicago police tell CBS 2 they are aware of the post and are investigating the credibility of the threat.
NW Indiana Man Saves In-Law After His Pickup Rolls Into PondHerbert Nowak, 61, had parked the gray 2013 Ford F-150 by a pond near his home in the 700 block of North 50 West in rural Liberty Township earlier this month.
Boy, 16, Fatally Shot In East Garfield ParkTwo unknown men walked up to the boy in the 3300 block of West Van Buren Street and shot him late Wednesday, police said.
Illinois Athletic Director Hopes For Decision On Cubit By SundayBill Cubit was offensive coordinator for the Illini footbal team and took over as head coach when Tim Beckman was fired just before the start of the season.

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Loyola Beats San Diego In AlaskaDevon Turk scored 25 points with six rebounds and Loyola of Chicago knocked off San Diego 67-57 in the Great Alaska Shootout.
Kane's 2 Assists Help Blackhawks Beat Sharks 5-2The Chicago Blackhawks count on getting production from Patrick Kane. When someone like Andrew Desjardins also gets into the act, they are even tougher to beat.
Illinois Athletic Director Hopes For Decision On Cubit By SundayBill Cubit was offensive coordinator for the Illini footbal team and took over as head coach when Tim Beckman was fired just before the start of the season.
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Best Places To Make A Family Christmas Card In ChicagoThis year, send customized holiday cards to friends and family. From craft stores to the perfect spot for a holiday photo, our list will help you create the perfect card.
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