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Rainfall, Flooding Snarl Roads Ahead of Morning Commute

Rainfall, Flooding Snarl Roads Ahead of Morning Commute

Heavy rainfall hit the Chicago area overnight, snarling road conditions ahead of the morning commute early Tuesday. A Flood Warning remained in effect through 10:45 a.m., with the National Weather Service warning that several inches of rain combined with higher temperatures – accelerating snow melt – could lead to flooding of streams and rivers.

Hospitalized Cubs Fans Get Surprise Trip to Spring Training

Hospitalized Cubs Fans Get Surprise Trip to Spring Training

unable to retrieve full-text content Baseball dreams are coming true for some very special Cubs fans. Patients Monday at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Park Ridge were surprised with a trip to the team’s spring training in Arizona.

A Chicago University is One of the Most Expensive in Country

A Chicago University is One of the Most Expensive in Country

unable to retrieve full-text content A Chicago school was ranked the fourth most expensive school in America in a new report. The “Chronicle of Higher Education” found that Columbia University in New York is the most expensive at more than $57,000 per year.

Homeowners Brace For Possible Monday Flooding

Homeowners Brace For Possible Monday Flooding

Parts of the Chicago area were bracing for approaching storms Monday night and heavy downpours with occasional lightning predicted for the region–but those who own homes on or near surrounding rivers were particularly anxious. Dick Johnson reports.

To These Chicagoans ‘Black Panther’ is More Than Just a Film

To These Chicagoans ‘Black Panther’ is More Than Just a Film

unable to retrieve full-text content The latest Marvel super-hero movie, “Black Panther,” is making a big splash at the box office. Many packed the theaters to see the blockbuster this past weekend.

Naperville Students Raise Cash For Cleft Repair Surgeries

Naperville Students Raise Cash For Cleft Repair Surgeries

unable to retrieve full-text content Making a difference: One charm bracelet at a time. In just one year two Naperville high school students have helped thousands of kids with disfiguring facial conditions.

5 to Watch: Ice Dancers Twizzle for Gold, Aja Evans Debuts

5 to Watch: Ice Dancers Twizzle for Gold, Aja Evans Debuts

With the final week of competition underway in Pyeongchang, things are heating up. The Shib sibs retake the ice in the second part of the ice dance competition.

Suburban Man Arrested for Kidnapping Florida Girl: Sheriff

Suburban Man Arrested for Kidnapping Florida Girl: Sheriff

A suburban Chicago man was arrested Sunday after authorities said he drove to Florida and abducted an 11-year-old girl he met online. John Peter Byrns, of Hoffman Estates, was taken into custody at a hotel in west Macon, Georgia, on Sunday afternoon, according to a statement from the Bibb County Sheriff’s office.

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