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Watch: Cubs Fan Robs Homer From Reaching Waveland

This is a smooth move by a veteran Cubs fan.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2014

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Woman Celebrates 83rd Birthday By Skydiving

While most of us were watching a parade, lounging by the pool, or cooking out on the grill on the 4th of July, a Lee County woman was celebrating her 83rd birthday by jumping out of a plane.


A black bear was seen in DeKalb County and appears to have moved on to Ogle County. (DeKalb County Sheriff)

Wandering Black Bear Could Be Headed Back To Wisconsin

Chris Young, spokesman for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, said it appears the bear is making a loop — down from Wisconsin; through Winnebago, Boone, DeKalb, and Ogle counties; then apparently back northwest.


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Dealer To Give Away Free Cars If Bears Shut Out Packers

Can the Bears shut out the Green Bay Packers this weekend at Lambeau Field? A Rochelle car dealer thinks they can, and is willing to put free cars on it.

WBBM Newsradio–12/20/2011

Prison fence

12 Years For Man Once Mistakenly Released

One month after he was sentenced to 38 years in prison for shooting a DeKalb man in the face, a Rochelle man received another lengthy sentence in Kendall County.