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Storms Swoop Into Chicago Area After Hot DayA severe thunderstorm warning was in effect for Chicago Saturday evening as powerful storms followed the day’s stifling heat and humidity.
Live Version Of 'School House Rock' Comes To ChicagoNow, the fun and catchy tunes are being performed on the stage -- this time with a modern twist. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Lake County Deputies Practice The Art Of The Traffic StopFinesse and training are more necessary than ever because of the volatile climate, authorities say. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Serial Offender Gropes Women On Northwest Side: Chicago PoliceThe incidents occurred in July in the Dunning, Portage Park and Jefferson Park neighborhoods.
Homeless Veterans Get Helping HandDuring Veterans Stand Down, homeless vets receive donations of things like food, supplies, bus passes and a variety of other items.
Uber Driver Had Gun, Marijuana During Traffic Stop: PoliceChad Pilcher was pulled over about 3:25 p.m. in the 1100 block of West Foster for operating a vehicle without seat belts, police said.

Latest Chicago Sports

White Sox-Tigers Game Suspended While Tied After 8 InningsThe contest will resume Sunday prior to the regularly schedule game.
Nieuwenhuis Homers Twice To Lead Brewers Past Cubs, 6-1John Lackey gave up three runs on five hits in six innings.
Levine: White Sox Ace Sale Scratched, Sent Home Due To 'Clubhouse Incident'Sale cut up throwback jerseys because he didn't want to wear them, per reports.
Miguel Cabrera Leads Tigers Past White Sox, 7-5Cabrera tied a season high with four hits, including a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh.
Returning CF Dexter Fowler Leads Cubs Past Brewers, 5-2Fowler went 3-for-4 with a homer and three RBIs.
Levine: Many Factors Make A Potential Cubs-White Sox Trade Really DifficultThe White Sox will insist on receiving both pitchers and position players in any deal for Chris Sale.

Best of Chicago

Best Outdoor Swimming Spots In ChicagoChicago has some very worthwhile pools that are worth visiting. Some are catered for high-end visitors looking to have a quiet swim, large groups or kid-centric play pools.
Best Old School Arcades In ChicagoClassic arcades can take individuals back in time and bring about nostalgic feelings and memories. Here are the five best old school arcades in Chicago.
Best Hangout Spots After Bar Close In ChicagoYour night out on the town doesn't have to end with last call at your favorite bar. Round up your friends and check out these late-hour destinations in Chicago for a fun night out.
Best Omelets In ChicagoThink about how long the line is at an omelet station and you know that one, the dish is a popular breakfast or brunch choice, and two, that people are choosing which ingredients they want. Indeed, part of the fun of ordering an omelet is creating it the way you want.
Best Comic Book Stores In ChicagoFrom Batman and Spiderman to characters like The Punisher and Daredevil, Swamp Thing and the X-Men, you're going to need to do some shopping for your favorite comics, so here are some of the best comic books stores in Chicago.
Best Operas In ChicagoOpen your ears at any of these Chicago venues to embrace the art of opera.

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