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Karen Lewis’ Road to Recovery

Karen Lewis’ Road to Recovery

unable to retrieve full-text content 10/14/2014: We’re learning new information about the health battle CTU President Karen Lewis faces. She will undergo radiation and chemotherapy to treat her brain tumor while doctors try to figure out the next step.

Carcillo Discusses the Decline of Enforcers in NHL

Carcillo Discusses the Decline of Enforcers in NHL

DALLAS, TX – OCTOBER 09: Daniel Carcillo #13 of the Chicago Blackhawks at American Airlines Center on October 9, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) When the Chicago Blackhawks brought back forward Daniel Carcillo before the season started, the reason for his return was pretty clear: Joel Quenneville felt that the team needed an added element of toughness to go along with all of the speed and skill that the team has, and Carcillo provided it cheaply.

ArrowStream CEO Dies Months After Loop Shooting

ArrowStream CEO Dies Months After Loop Shooting

Steven LaVoie, 54, the CEO of ArrowStream who was shot by a disgruntled employee in Chicago’s Loop this July, has died. LaVoie’s wife, Jody, posted a message about his death to the CaringBridge site where she would make periodic updates on his health.  “Steve was a man who cared about everyone and was passionate in all aspects of his life,” she wrote.

Karen Lewis Not Running for Mayor

Karen Lewis Not Running for Mayor

Karen Lewis will not be running for mayor of Chicago. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Illinois’ Cell Phone Tax Among Highest in Nation

Illinois’ Cell Phone Tax Among Highest in Nation

Illinois has one of the highest cell phone taxes in the country, according to a new report from the Tax Foundation. Americans pay an average of 17.05 percent in combined federal, state and local tax and fees on wireless service.

Chicago Tops "Rattiest Cities" List

Chicago Tops "Rattiest Cities" List

This certainly isn’t a list Chicago wants to top. Orkin named the Windy City the No.

Bears-Falcons: Three Keys to a Chicago Victory

Bears-Falcons: Three Keys to a Chicago Victory

ATLANTA, GA – SEPTEMBER 18: Running back Steven Jackson #39 of the Atlanta Falcons carries the ball in the first quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during a game at the Georgia Dome on September 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C.

Bears’ Top Four Linebackers All Out vs. Falcons Sunday

Bears’ Top Four Linebackers All Out vs. Falcons Sunday

CHICAGO, IL – AUGUST 15: Jonathan Bostic #57 of the Chicago Bears moves with the play against the San Diego Chargers at Soldier Field on August 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Chargers 33-28.

2014 Chicago Marathon In Photos

2014 Chicago Marathon In Photos

unable to retrieve full-text content We asked for your photos of the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon and here they are! Take a look through some of the most thrilling moments from the biggest race in Chicago. Photo Credit: Mike Mail

Three Stars: Hossa, Saad Help Hawks Romp Over Sabres

Three Stars: Hossa, Saad Help Hawks Romp Over Sabres

Marian Hossa -Hockey-Stara Lubovna, Slovakia/ Chicago, IL Local look: Hossa signed a 12-year contract with the Blackhawks in 2009 after playing for both the Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings. Hyper-local tidbit: He was the first player to appear in three straight Stanley Cup Finals representing three different clubs.

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