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Skill Shortage: Demand For Nurses In Chicago On The Rise

Want to be a nurse? In Chicago, demand for nurses remains high.

02/04/2013

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Former Exec Accused Of Bilking Tribune Out Of $260,000

A federal grand jury has accused a 39-year-old woman of defrauding Chicago-based Tribune Co. during its lengthy bankruptcy.

12/28/2012

Mike Ditka

Ditka Has ‘Minor’ Stroke

Legendary former Bears coach Mike Ditka tells the Chicago Tribune he suffered what he characterized as a “very minor stroke” Friday.

11/16/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel: No Conspiracy To Tape-Record Reporters Without Their Consent

Rahm Emanuel says if mistakes were made, they will be corrected – and he has bigger things to worry about.

11/12/2012

Chicago Tribune (CBS)

Murdoch’s News Corp In Talks To Buy Chicago Tribune: Report

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch may be looking to buy the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times as the parent company for the two newspapers attempts to exit from bankruptcy, according to a report.

10/20/2012

Empty Classroom

Report: Minority Students Turned In To Police In School Disproportionately Often

An investigation finds a disproportionate number of black and Hispanic high school students are turned over to police for infractions that result in other students being less severely disciplined.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2012

Illinois State Capitol

Report: Many Lawmakers Played Favorites With Legislative Scholarships

If you had any doubts state lawmakers played favorites when awarding free state college scholarships over the years, doubt no more.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

Ald. Proco "Joe" Moreno

Reports: Alderman To Let Chick-Fil-A Go Ahead After New Pledge

Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) reportedly says he will now let Chick-Fil-A go ahead with plans for a location in his ward, after the fast food chain issued a statement respecting all sexual orientations and promised to end donations to anti-gay organizations.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

United Airlines

Report: United Airlines Ranks Dead Last For On-Time Performance

United Airlines ranks dead last in a U.S. Department of Transportation analysis of on-time performance for the month of July, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

Northwestern Athletic Facility

Northwestern Trustees Approve Gleaming New Athletic Facility

Trustees at Northwestern University have voted in favor of a massive new multipurpose athletic facility on Lake Michigan, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich waves to supporters outside his home after returning from his sentencing hearing December 7, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. Blagojevich was sentenced to 14 years in federal prison after being found guilty of 18 charges in two trials including trying to sell President Obama’s vacated senate seat. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

New Book Taps Into ‘Golden’ Blagojevich Corruption Saga

2 Chicago Tribune reporters have a written a blow-by-blow account of ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s downfall. CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson reports.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Sources: Urlacher Went To Europe For Offseason Knee Treatment

Brian Urlacher spent the offseason seeking an injection-based cure for his left knee injury in Europe, sources tell The Score’s Mike Mulligan.

670 The Score–08/22/2012

Defensive lineman Chris Zorich of the Chicago Bears (Credit: Getty Images)

Former Bear Agrees To Pay Back $350K In Charity Funds

Former Chicago Bear Chris Zorich will be required to pay back nearly $350,000 in money from his charity that remains unaccounted for after a state investigation into his charity.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2012

Soldier Field. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Listen: Score-Tribune Bears Roundtable Chat

Check out the podcast as The Score’s Mike Mulligan, Brian Hanley, Laurence Holmes and Zach Zaidman break down the Bears with the Tribune’s Brad Biggs, Matt Bowen and Fred Mitchell.

670 The Score–08/13/2012

Blagojevich Leaves

New Book Details New, Bizarre Stories About Blagojevich

The saga of Rod Blagojevich involved no shortage of the bizarre and the tawdry, but a book about the deposed and imprisoned governor set for release next month may top it all yet again.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

'Broom-Hilda'

Tribune Apologizes For Badly-Timed ‘Broom-Hilda’ Cartoon

The Chicago Tribune issued an apology this week, after running a Broom Hilda cartoon that seemed to be in bad taste following the Colorado movie massacre — even though it was written well beforehand.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

Ald. Proco "Joe" Moreno

Mayor Supports Alderman’s Plan To Block Chick-Fil-A Over Anti-Gay Views

Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) is standing his ground on plans to block efforts by Chick-Fil-A to open a second Chicago restaurant, because the company’s president vocally opposes same-sex marriage.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

Paul McGrath

Chicago Journalist, Former Deputy Mayor Paul McGrath Dies

Paul McGrath, a seasoned Chicago journalist and deputy mayor under Jane Byrne, passed away last week. He was 75.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Occupy Chicago Publication Prevails Over Intellectual Property Complaint By Tribune

A volunteer-operated news publication by the Occupy Chicago movement that references the Chicago Tribune in its name will not have to hand over its domain name to the newspaper.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2012

Teachers Strike Authorization Vote

CPS, Teachers Can’t Agree On Status Of Arbitrator’s Report

In recent months, Chicago Public Schools administrators and the Chicago Teachers Union haven’t been able to agree on much of anything. On Monday, they couldn’t even agree on whether a key report on their ongoing contract dispute had been released.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

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