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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”


Clayton Jones is accused of knocking over a woman on crutches and stealing her cell phone in the Loop. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Bike Cops Nab Thief Who Knocked Over Woman On Crutches

Clayton Jones, 23, was arrested by Chicago bicycle police after a concerned citizen flagged officers down following the robbery in the 100 block of North State Street.


Occupy Chicago Demonstrators Continue To Camp Outside Of Bank Of America Building

Occupy Protesters On MLK Day: ‘Banks Have Crippled America’

A few hundred people assembled in an almost-vacant Loop Monday for an “Occupy the Dream” rally near the Federal Reserve Bank.

WBBM Newsradio–01/17/2012

Tiger Woods

Woods On Crutches, Expects To Play In US Open

After withdrawing from the Players Championship after only nine holes to to an injury, Tiger Woods said he was hoping to be back in time for the US Open.

670 The Score–05/24/2011

Cook County Criminal Courts

Man On Crutches Escapes Courthouse

The 49-year-old ex-convict was on crutches, but that didn’t keep him from escaping custody.