DePaul University

An American Airlines jet taxis past American Eagle jets at O'Hare Airport March 26, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois. American Airlines canceled about 200 flights nationwide today so they could inspect some wiring aboard their MD-80 aircraft. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

American Airlines, U.S. Airways Considering Merger

The move would create the country’s largest airlines.

12/26/2012

CTA Train (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Study Urges $2B In Annual Spending To Improve Local Mass Transit

A new study by DePaul University advises at least $2 billion a year in spending is needed for the Chicago area’s mass transit system, to avoid a meltdown of the aging network.

WBBM Newsradio–12/10/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

Report: United Center Offers DePaul 10 Years Of Free Rent

Could the DePaul Blue Demons share the same court as the Chicago Bulls?

670 The Score–11/19/2012

General view of Assembly Hall.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: What If Ben Wilson Had Lived – And Become A Flyin’ Illini?

In Chicago basketball lore, there’s no bigger “What if?” tale than that of Ben Wilson’s. And when it comes to Illinois basketball lore, the exact same question applies.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

DePaul Extends AD Ponsetto

DePaul University announced today athletics director Jean Lenti Ponsetto has signed a five-year contract extension that will run through the 2016-17 academic year.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2012

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Best Indoor Tracks To Exercise In Chicago

Get ready to head indoors with your walking, running or biking fitness plan at the following indoor tracks in the Chicagoland area.

10/20/2012

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Events Across Chicago For 30th Annivesary Of Banned Books Week

This week marks 30 years of the annual Banned Books Week, and multiple Chicago area libraries and educational institutions are holding readings and discussions.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Don Welsh

Tourism Official Backs DePaul Basketball Stadium Near McCormick Place

Tourism officials are applauding the possibility of locating a new sports arena near McCormick Place.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Tony Freeland

Report: DePaul Now Considering Brand New Stadium Near McCormick Place

On the heels of a report about a possible move to the United Center for DePaul Blue Demons basketball, another account indicates that the university is also weighing far more ambitious plans.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2012

United Center

Report: DePaul Blue Demons Want To Move Home Games To United Center

A published report says in the near future, the Bulls may not be the only basketball team using the United Center as its home base.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

Drew Peterson, Christopher Vaughn

Expert: Will County Can Handle 2 High-Profile Murder Cases

Will County prosecutors are now taking on two high-profile murder cases at the same time in the same courthouse.

WBBM Newsradio–08/13/2012

Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Report: Many Suburbs Are Hospitable For Commuters Without Cars

A new report says many suburbs are transit-friendly – that is, hospitable for those who are not traveling with a car.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2012

Popcorn

Survive This Economy: Save On Summer Movie Season

Summer means movie, but that can cost you a bundle, especially if you have kids like the Wrights, a suburban couple with four kids.

CBS 2–06/05/2012

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19-Year-Old Killed In Fall Near DePaul University

A 19-year-old man died Saturday morning after he fell down and suffered head injuries outside a residence in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, an autopsy has determined.

06/03/2012

Roy's Furniture Demolition

Remains Of Lincoln Park Furniture Store Come Down After Extra-Alarm Fire

Demolition crews are clearing away what is left of Roy’s Furniture Company in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, which was reduced to rubble by an extra-alarm fire Tuesday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

CTA Map

CTA Recovers More Than 150 ‘L’ Line Maps Stolen By DePaul Students

The fun is over, for the time being, for some DePaul University students who decorated their dorm rooms thanks to the Chicago Transit Authority.

05/16/2012

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Many Downtown Colleges Canceling Classes During NATO Summit

Thousands of Chicago college students will get a real-life lesson in tight security during the NATO summit in less than two weeks. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports some students will be locked out of their downtown campuses during the summit.

CBS 2–05/07/2012

DePaul Robbery

2 DePaul Students Robbed Near Campus; Suspects Quickly Nabbed

Charges are expected against two suspects, after a pair of DePaul University students were robbed near their dormitory in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

DePaul University professor Jeff Bergen (YouTube screengrab.)

Odds Of Picking A Perfect Bracket? 9.2 Quintillion To 1

If you knew nothing about basketball and randomly filled out a bracket, your odds would be 9.2 quintillion to one.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

DePaul University

University Trustees Try To Duck ‘Occupy DePaul’ Protesters

Following several days of protests by a small but determined band of students, DePaul University’s trustees went to great lengths Saturday to try to avoid them as they debated a tuition increase.

03/03/2012

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