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Thieves Make Easy Pickings Of Unlocked Cars In Western SpringsThe victims are all what police are calling easy targets, with cars unlocked or garage doors left open. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports..
Protests Persist, 2 Years After Laquan McDonald's DeathThursday marked the 20th anniversary of shooting death of Laquan McDonald at the hands of a now-charged Chicago police officer.
Riverside Police Chief Will Lead State Task Force On Curbing DUIsPolice Chief Tom Weitzel will be the first chairperson of the newly created Illinois Impaired Driving Task Force.
Soldier From Illinois Dies In Afghanistan BattleDouglas J. Riney, 26, of Fairview, died Thursday in Kabul of wounds he received from “hostile enemy forces,” defense officials said.
Chicago Police Seek Serial Arson SuspectThe key to the case may be the car witnesses have seen. Police seek a silver Ford Mustang that has passenger side body damage.
What Really Happened With Trump's Cancelled Chicago Rally?Donald Trump made allegations Wednesday night during the final Presidential debate about what really happened with his cancelled Chicago rally.

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Levine: Cubs' Jon Lester 'Feeds Off' Dodgers' Mind Games, Big StageLester spun seven innings of one-run ball to lead the Cubs to a 3-2 lead in the NLCS.
Emma: Bears Were Listless At Lambeau FieldWith a 26-10 loss to the Packers, the Bears fell to 1-6 and are somehow looking worse every week.
Cubs Top Dodgers In Game 5, Sit 1 Win Away From First World Series Berth Since 1945Addison Russell hit a big two-run homer, and Jon Lester was brilliant again.
With Anemic Offense, Bears Fall 26-10 To PackersThe Bears offense produced just 11 first downs and 152 total yards in the first 58 minutes of action.
Bulls Fall To Hawks In Preseason FinaleJimmy Butler led Chicago with 18 points.
Watch: Bears' Leonard Floyd Strips Aaron Rodgers, Recovers In End Zone For TDFloyd made a big impact Thursday night, scoring the first touchdown of the game.


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.
Best Pottery Shops In ChicagoSome galleries specialize in American artists, while others represent artists from all over the world. The pieces make excellent gifts for collectors of such items as tea pots or mugs.
Best Fall Festivals In ChicagoFrom macaroni and cheese to Oktoberfest with a rock-and-roll twist, take a look at some of the must-see fall festivals in Chicago.

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COUNTRY Financial Set You Up SweepstakesCOUNTRY Financial will 'Set You Up' with a chance to Meet Bears 1st Round Draft Pick Leonard Floyd on December 6th. Plus you have a chance to win Bears tickets!
Strack & Van Til 2016 Golden Ticket Text & Online GiveawayWant to sit front row at all your favorite sporting events and live out your sports dreams? Strack & Van Til, Ultra Foods, and Town & Country Market Place are giving you the chance to win a $20,000 Classic Tickets gift card!
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One Of A Kind Bears FanOne lucky Bears Fan and three guests will get VIP treatment and the experience of a lifetime. From lunch at the Team Cafeteria at Halas Hall and a private tour of Soldier Field, to VIP Treatment at the Bears/Packers game on December 18th including Gameday Suite Passes, On-Field access, a Pre-Game VIP Tunnel Experience, $400 in Bears Bucks and so much more!
Blue Collar Bears Fan Of The WeekThe Village of Bedford Park's Blue Collar Bears Fan Of The Week contest has officially kicked off!

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