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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

Don Welsh

Report: Tourism Chief Backtracks After Reports That Crime Is Hurting Efforts

The man in charge of promoting Chicago conventions and tourism is backpedaling on reports quoting him as saying that the recent crime wave in the city is going to damage his best efforts, unless it is quickly quelled.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Omer Asik

Bernstein: Matching Asik Would Send Bad Message

Some say that uncertainty regarding Noah’s badly-sprained ankle could be influencing the desire to keep Asik, which makes no sense in any larger context.

670 The Score–07/11/2012

West Woodlawn Shooting

Report: Neighbors Frustrated As Crime Spikes In Wards Near Dangerous Areas

Violence has become not just a problem for Chicago’s most dangerous areas, but the adjoining neighborhoods as well.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

CTA RED LINE

Report: CTA Red Line Targeted Most By Criminals

Passengers on the CTA Red Line may want to be more alert, as new research says it’s the line most targeted by criminals.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

Scales Of Justice

Occupy Chicago Fights For Publication Referencing Tribune

Occupy Chicago is fighting an effort by the Chicago Tribune to hand over the Web domain names for its publication that references the newspaper.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

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Innovative Choral Piece Celebrating Chicago To Debut Friday Night

The Grant Park Chorus will be singing Chicago Tribune Headlines this Friday, as the Grant Park Music Festival Gets underway in Millennium Park.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012

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