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Extra Weekend CTA Service Planned For World SeriesAdditional CTA train and bus service will be provided this weekend for the World Series games at Wrigley Field.
Cook County To Increase Minimum Wage To $13County Board members Wednesday approved an ordinance that will boost the minimum hourly wage from $8.25 to $13 by 2020.
Thursday, Friday Downtown Street Closures Set For TV FilmingFrom 7 p.m. Thursday until 2 a.m. Friday, “PD” shoots will close Columbus Drive from Roosevelt to Jackson.
Man Shot By DEA In Joliet Faces Attempted Murder ChargeA man shot by Drug Enforcement Adminstration agents during a drug sting in southwest suburban Joliet over the summer now faces an attempted murder charge.
Cubs Fans Locally Still Hopeful For World Series Win Cubs fans were quick to forget Tuesday night's loss, looking ahead to Wednesday night's game and the rest of the series, knowing that their Cubbies still have a shot at history.
Prison Watchdog Questions Tuesday Night Cook County Prison Fight VideoJail officials say more than 100 inmates were involved, but they're not seen in the video. Nor are a few other details officials claimm happened.

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Levine: Middle-Of-Order Production, Quality At-Bats Key Cubs' Win In Game 2Chicago's two-through-five hitters went a combined 6-of-16 with five runs, four RBIs and four walks.
Could Kyle Schwarber Play Outfield In Game 3? Cubs Are Holding Out Hope"There's nothing watching him that tells me he's inhibited right now," Joe Maddon says.
Pat Hughes' World Series Game 2 ScorecardThere were a lot of those "first time since 1945" moments for the Cubs this week.
Aroldis Chapman's Numbers Are InsaneChicago Cubs fireballer closer Chapman throws hard -- that's no secret.
Arrieta, Schwarber Spark Cubs In Game 2 Win, Evening World Series 1-1Jake Arrieta took a no-hitter into the sixth inning, and Kyle Schwarber had two hits and two RBIs.
Cavs' Iman Shumpert Backing The Cubs In World SeriesShumpert is an Oak Park native.


Muhammad Ali's Greatest Words Of WisdomMuhammad Ali's cultural impact extended far beyond the boxing ring. With the release of "Muhammad Ali Unfiltered" you can read about all of his greatest moments and triumphs.
Homemade Loaded Hummus Recipe From Jennifer FarleyDo you believe everything is better with hummus? Spice up your life with this loaded hummus recipe from Jennifer Farley, author of "The Gourmet Kitchen."
Best Places To Learn About Chicago HistoryLocals and tourists should get to know Chicago's past and revel in its continuous progress.
Best After-School Activities For Families In ChicagoIf you'd like your kids to do more than play games and lose themselves in Facebook after school, here are some of the best after-school activities for families in Chicago.
Best Nighttime Strolls In ChicagoTaking an evening walk in Chicago is a wonderful experience. Here are the five best locations to take a nighttime stroll in Chicago.
Best Lunch Meeting Spots In ChicagoGet some work done during lunch with these great lunch meeting spots in Chicago.

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