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Ertharin Cousin (CBS)

Chicago Native Leads World Effort To End Hunger

Ertharin Cousin grew up on Chicago’s West Side, in the Lawndale neighborhood, the oldest daughter of a social worker and community organizer.

16 hours ago

Chicago police say these four suspects took part in a Dec. 7 robbery on the Red Line. (Chicago Police)

Police Release Surveillance Images In Red Line Robbery

Chicago police are asking in identifying four suspects who allegedly robbed a CTA passenger after soliciting donations for a basketall team.

17 hours ago

Surveillance images show a suspect believed to have broken into a Round Lake Beach school. (Round Lake Beach Police)

Burglar Breaks Into Suburban School, Steals Computer Equipment, Cash: Police

The suspect forced entry into Raymond Ellis School, 720 Central Park Drive, around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Christmas Eve, police said in a community alert issued Friday with surveillance images.

17 hours ago

Al Piemonte (YouTube/Al Piemonte Ford)

Legendary Auto Dealer Al Piemonte, 83, Has Died

The television pitchman, known for his waving hand gestures and high energy level on the small screen, died on Christmas Eve.

18 hours ago

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There Is Some Fine Print When Returning Christmas Gifts

Remember, the clock starts ticking from when the item is bought—not when you unwrap it.

20 hours ago