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Security Increased At Chicago Airports In Wake Of Istanbul BombingSources said Chicago police officers and aviation police have been concentrating their patrols on drop-off and pick-up areas outside the airport’s many entrances.
Activist Worried About Danger Of Guns And Fireworks On July 4thAn activist who often shows up at crime scenes in Chicago helping police with less-than-cooperative witnesses has a warning about gunshots and fireworks as the Fourth of July approaches.
Democrats, Republicans Report Progress In State Budget TalksGov. Bruce Rauner and majority Democrats were pushing competing plans to ensure schools stay open and government operations continue, though there were signs late Tuesday that the two sides could reach a deal on stopgap spending as Illinois approaches a second year without a full state budget.
Two Facing Charges After Being Shot By Cook County Sheriff’s DeputyBond was set at $1 million for one of two men who were shot by an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s deputy who witnessed them shooting at a vehicle Sunday night in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood.
15 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoA 4-year-old boy and a 28-year-old woman were wounded in a Woodlawn neighborhood shooting at 9:10 p.m. on the South Side.
Dieting Apps Can Help People Lose Weight, Researchers ConcludeThe fine print: when the apps are combined with exercise and good nutrition. CBS 2's Erin Kennedy reports.

Latest Chicago Sports

Preview: Twins-White SoxRicky Nolasco opposes James Shields tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
LeBron James Is A Free Agent After Declining Player OptionJames has made it clear he has no intention of leaving Cleveland.
Cubs Find What's Hampered Jake Arrieta Lately: Mental Approach Contributing To Mechanical Flaw"That's not acceptable for Jake," pitching coach Chris Bosio says of ho-hum results recently for Arrieta. "That's not acceptable for us."
Preview: Cubs-RedsKyle Hendricks opposes Cody Reed at Great American Ball Park this afternoon.
Levine: Division Play Continues To Perplex White SoxChicago managed just five hits against the soft-tossing Kyle Gibson in a 4-0 loss to Minnesota.
Emma: White Sox Keep Failing To CapitalizeTuesday's sorry showing encapsulated what this White Sox team so often becomes.

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