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White Sox Top Twins 5-2

White Sox Top Twins 5-2

Hector Noesi #48 of the Chicago White Sox delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on July 24, 2014 at Target Field Hector Noesi allowed three hits over 7 2-3 innings and Adam Eaton had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. Noesi (5-7) gave up two runs, struck out three and walked one in an impressive performance.

Residents Object to Gas Plant Near Crystal Lake

Residents Object to Gas Plant Near Crystal Lake

unable to retrieve full-text content A community meeting was held Thursday for residents to air their feelings about a proposed natural gas plant in Oakwood Hills. Neighbors fear pollution, water problems, extra noise and traffic.

Rauner’s "Headlines" Ad Questioned for Accuracy

Rauner’s "Headlines" Ad Questioned for Accuracy

A campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring — and even making up — headlines from news stories to make them appear more negative about his opponent. Businessman Bruce Rauner’s 30-second commercial called “Headlines,” released this week, overlays what appear to be newspaper headlines over black-and-white images of Democratic Gov.

Auction House Offers Jordan’s $33 Million Bulls Contract

Auction House Offers Jordan’s $33 Million Bulls Contract

Michael Jordan remains the highest paid player for a single season in NBA history. A Dallas-based auction house is offering for sale one of the most significant contracts in NBA history.

Opinion: Durbin’s Right on Corporations Fleeing America

Opinion: Durbin’s Right on Corporations Fleeing America

Let’s get one thing straight, right off the bat: any company making billions in profit year after year is not unduly suffering from paying too much in taxes.  This is especially true for companies with a business model that requires large payments from the U.S. government for the products it sells.

$1M Bail For Man Charged With Murder of Simeon Student

$1M Bail For Man Charged With Murder of Simeon Student

A man charged in the shooting death of a Simeon Career Academy sophomore football player was ordered held Thursday on $1 million bail. Kenneth K.

First Lady Visits Chicago Thursday

First Lady Visits Chicago Thursday

The Washington Post/Getty Images The First Lady Michelle Obama speaks at the DC-CAP Class of 2014 Graduation Celebration on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. First Lady Michelle Obama will be in Chicago Thursday for a fundraising event.

Organizations Provide Clothing for Foster Children

Organizations Provide Clothing for Foster Children

unable to retrieve full-text content A group of volunteers is making a difference in the lives of hundreds of foster children across the country. They are part of “Threads For Teens” and “Together We Rise.” NBC 5’s Lee Ann Trotter has the story.

Trestman Says LB, Safety Spots Up for Grabs

Trestman Says LB, Safety Spots Up for Grabs

Trestman Previews Bears Training Camp Bears Coach Marc Trestman talks about the importance of competiveness ahead of training camp in Bourbonnais. Phil Emery Discusses Bears Camp Goals Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery kicked off camp on July 23, 2014, with details on his expectations and goals ahead of the new season.

College Application SSNs Expose Security Risk

College Application SSNs Expose Security Risk

Applying for college involves a mountain of data — GPAs, ACTs, SATs, essays, the list goes on. But NBC 5 Investigates found there are nine numbers students are routinely asked for that they do not have to offer up during the preliminary admissions process, and some experts say they should refuse to include — their Social Security Number.

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