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Study: Rotting Trees Caused Mysterious Holes In Indiana DunesThe popular dune has been closed except for small ranger-led tours since the July 2013 rescue of the Illinois boy, who was trapped under sand for more than three hours.
Suspect Charged In Woman's Stabbing Death On Red Line TrainArthur S. Jones, 29, has been charged with first-degree murder for the stabbing death of 25-year-old Jessica Hampton.
Man Burned When Robbers Set Fire To West Side StoreThe robbers poured out an accelerant and lit it on fire as they were leaving the store, police said.
Chicago Lakefront Trail Upgrades Being Phased InThe city and the Park District seek to bring peace between walkers, runners and cyclists. WBBM's Mike Krauser reports.
Four People, Including Pregnant Woman, Wounded In Morgan Park ShootingThe incident occurred in the 1400 block of West 114th Place around 11:45 a.m.
Man Dies After Falling Onto Blue Line Tracks In Chicago's LoopThe man came into contact with the electrified third rail and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Latest Chicago Sports

Marlins Top Cubs 9-6Cubs starter John Lackey (7-4) gave up a season-high seven runs in 4 1-3 innings.
Levine: Problems Persist For 4th, 5th Slots Of White Sox Starting RotationMiguel Gonzales was hit for all eight runs in the first four innings he pitched. The veteran right-handed starter was left in the game to eat up some innings.
Blue Jays Hold Off White Sox 10-8, Despite Chicago SlugfestThe White Sox tied a team record with seven home runs, but it wasn't enough.
Levine: White Sox No. 1 Draft Pick Visits The Cell Zack Collins, fresh off of a College World Series trip and signing a $3.3 million deal, says he's eager to begin his big-league career.
Blackhawks Select Trio Of Prospects In NHL Draft's Second RoundThe Chicago Blackhawks selected a trio of young prospects during NHL Draft's second round Saturday.
Zawaski: Hard To Find The Plan In Hawks GM Stan Bowman's MovesShopping Teuvo Teravainen to keep Andrew Shaw seemed reasonable. But cutting both loose is questionable, Jay Zawaski writes.

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Best Bed And Breakfasts Near ChicagoHere are some of the best and most quaint bed and breakfasts located in quiet areas in and around Chicago.
Best 4th Of July 2016 Fireworks Displays In ChicagoThere is nothing better than seeing a fabulous fireworks display on the 4th of July. Chicago offers some of the top fireworks shows. Here are the five best 4th of July 2016 Fireworks displays in Chicago.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In ChicagoVery often the 4th of July concludes with "oohs and ahhs" offered up as fireworks light up the sky. However, before many firework shows there is usually live entertainment by bands playing patriotic melodies or popular, contemporary music.
Best Craft Beers In Chicago For Your 4th Of July Backyard BBQGrab some of Chicago's best craft beers for your BBQ this 4th of July.
Best Places To Buy Beach Hats In ChicagoKeep the baseball cap at home and sport a new beach hat by checking out these independent retailers in the Chicago area.
Twelve of Rick Bayless' Chef Friends Want to Make You a TacoLet’s taco ‘bout tacos. In September, Bon Appétit presents Chicago Gourmet returns to Millennium Park and there’s a new, one-night-only fiesta in town: The Tao of Tacos. Dreamed up by award-winning Mexican food connoisseur (aka the taco expert of all experts) and Chicago Gourmet Host Chef, Rick Bayless, the event will showcase diverse tacos from leading chefs in a range of cuisines. Think Mediterranean, Japanese, Mexican, Spanish, Italian, Chinese and more…because who ever met a taco they didn’t like?

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