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Officer Jason Van Dyke Due Back In Court In Fatal Shooting Of Laquan McDonaldThe Chicago police officer accused of fatally shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald one year ago was due back in court on Monday, so a judge can review video of the shooting, and decide if the officer should get bail.
Midlothian Man Jailed Pending Roommate’s AutopsyAlexander Acevedo, 23, of Midlothian told police that his roommate, Kimberly M. Putterlik, overdosed on drugs about two weeks ago, prosecutors said Sunday at a bail hearing.
No Injuries In Back Of The Yards Building CollapseFirefighters responded to the building collapse at 4835 S. Ashland Av. came in about 3:15 a.m., according to Fire Media Affairs
Child Found Safe After Police Chase Stolen Car Through West, Northwest SidesCharges were pending against a man who stole a van with a 2-year-old girl in the back seat, then led police on a chase Sunday night through the West and Northwest sides.
Made In Chicago: Book 'There Once Was A Camel'They've been friends for years. Now, two grandmothers from Skokie are partners on a new children's book, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.
University Of Chicago Cancels Classes After Threat Of Gun ViolenceUniversity President Robert Zimmer said the FBI was investigating an online threat of gun violence against the university, specifically mentioning the “campus quad” at 10 a.m. on Monday.

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Alabama Opsets No. 17 Notre Dame 74-73Retin Obasohan scored 19 points, including the winning layup with 8 seconds left, in Alabama's 74-73 upset win over No. 17 Notre Dame in the fifth-place game at the AdvoCare Invitational on Sunday night.
Kobe Bryant Says He Will Retire At End Of 2015-16 SeasonKobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers has decided to retire after this season.
Emma: How To Hire The Right College Football CoachWork wisely in Silly Season and get the last laugh.
Northern Illinois Holds Off Idaho For 66-59 WinAaric Armstead scored 17 points and had 10 rebounds to lead undefeated Northern Illinois.
UNC-Asheville Runs Away From Loyola, 59-48Dylan Smith scored 17 points and sparked a 15-0 run that pulled UNC-Asheville out of a six-point halftime deficit.
Gaborik's 2 Goals Rally Kings To 3-2 OT Win Over BlackhawksMarian Gaborik put only three shots on net against the Chicago Blackhawks. His last two went in at just the right time for the Los Angeles Kings.

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Best Bars With Infused Vodka In ChicagoChicago is the city of of food and drinks; the most creative and tasty drinks can be found in the Windy City.
Best Free Holiday Events In ChicagoChicago is the city arts and culture, here are the best free holiday events in Chicago.
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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.
Best 2015 Holiday Concerts In ChicagoOne of the things that go great with the holiday season is music, and in Chicago, there are a great many opportunities to see holiday concerts to help feel festive.
Ask A Chicago Chef: Top Traditional Chanukah RecipesStart planning your Chanukah menu with these three recipes from local chefs.

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