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City Council To Take Up Chicago Gun Rules

City Council To Take Up Chicago Gun Rules

advertisement Emanuel Reacts to Conceal Carry Law Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he’s glad Illinois was the last state in the union to adopt a concealed carry law said he hopes lawmakers adopt legislation to allow Chicago to craft its own, stricter ordinances. Chicago Reacts to Concealed Carry Bill Chicagoans begin to react after learning details of the new concealed carry bill – – and opinions are mixed.

Quinn, Other Governors to Head to Japan

Quinn, Other Governors to Head to Japan

advertisement Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn next month will travel with other Midwestern governors to Japan, it was announced Tuesday.

Group Pressures Cardinal on Gay Conversion Therapy

Group Pressures Cardinal on Gay Conversion Therapy

advertisement An online petition is urging Cardinal Francis George to abandon plans to lead Mass at a Roman Catholic conference focusing on homosexuality because they say it will promote reparative therapy. The treatment, also known as conversion therapy, focuses on changing a person’s sexual orientation from gay to straight.

Road Closures In Effect For Taste of Chicago

Road Closures In Effect For Taste of Chicago

advertisement Taste of Chicago: What To Expect NBC 5’s Lauren Petty talks with Sam Toia, the president of the Illinois Restaurant Association. He shares with us a selection of foods and tells Lauren what to expect at this year’s festival – including food trucks and three course meals by some of Chicago’s most famous chefs.

Taste of Chicago: What To Expect

Taste of Chicago: What To Expect

unable to retrieve full-text content NBC 5’s Lauren Petty talks with Sam Toia, the president of the Illinois Restaurant Association. He shares with us a selection of foods and tells Lauren what to expect at this year’s festival – including food trucks and three course meals by some of Chicago’s most famous chefs.

Lawmakers Poised To Override Quinn’s Gun Bill

Lawmakers Poised To Override Quinn’s Gun Bill

CHI Springfield Showdown Looms… Copy Close Link to this video http://www.nbcchicago.com/video/#!/blogs/ward-room/Lawmakers-Poised-To-Override-Quinn’s-Gun-Bill-/214723811 Copy Close Embed this video Replay Governor Quinn calls on lawmakers to approve his rewrite of the concealed carry law.

Sons Say Feds Stalling Probe of Fatal Train Derailment

Sons Say Feds Stalling Probe of Fatal Train Derailment

advertisement As the July 4 anniversary of their parents’ deaths nears, two Chicago-area men on Tuesday lashed out at federal investigators who they say have offered little to no information as to why a bridge collapsed after a train derailed and buried their parents under tons of coal. Burton and Zorine Lindner were in their car while underneath a bridge near Shermer and Willow roads, in Northbrook, last Independence Day when part of a 138-car freight train on its way from Wyoming to Wisconsin went off the tracks.

Residents Call for More Lighting in Wake of Sex Assault

Residents Call for More Lighting in Wake of Sex Assault

advertisement Residents were calling for more lighting and the Guardian Angels were planning escorts in the wake of an attempted sexual assault Monday night in the northwest side Mayfair neighborhood. Resident Sharon Murphy says she’s walked the path through the small park in the 4500 block of Agatite Avenue for seven years and recalls hearing several stories of women being attacked in the area.

Kane, Toews Left Off MVP Nominees List

Kane, Toews Left Off MVP Nominees List

advertisement The NHL Players Association has revealed its three finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award, given to the “NHL’s most outstanding player as judged by members of the NHLPA.” Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin, and Martin St. Louis were the three nominees, which caused a bit of an uproar among Chicago Blackhawks fans.  The question is whether or not captain Jonathan Toews and winger Patrick Kane should have been in one of those three spots.

Conan Makes Rahm Joke at Correspondents’ Dinner

Conan Makes Rahm Joke at Correspondents’ Dinner

advertisement Mayor Emanuel Takes Jab At Rick Perry On the first day of Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s reported job-poaching trip to Illinois, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he hopes Perry “remembers all three of his reasons” for his travels here.

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