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Valor Games Midwest Kick Off in Chicago

Valor Games Midwest Kick Off in Chicago

The Valor Games is three days of competition in shot put, cycling, archery, rowing and power-lifting that encourages wounded, injured active-duty service members and veterans to push themselves to the limit, despite any post war challenges. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Opinion: Aldermen Deserve Kudos for Admitting Mistakes

Opinion: Aldermen Deserve Kudos for Admitting Mistakes

To be a successful politician, you need certain qualities. The ability to raise money, for one.

United Airlines to Offer Uber Service on Mobile App

United Airlines to Offer Uber Service on Mobile App

Looks like United Airlines is hopping aboard the Uber bandwagon. The Chicago-based airline company announced Wednesday that it has teamed up with the ridesharing service by adding Uber to the United mobile app.

Notes From Ferguson: Reporter’s View of the Scene

Notes From Ferguson: Reporter’s View of the Scene

NBC 5 Reporter Phil Rogers traveled to Ferguson, Missouri. He’ll provide updates from the epicenter of protests over the shooting death of Michael Brown.

Animal Control Helps Reunite Woman With "Miracle Dog"

Animal Control Helps Reunite Woman With "Miracle Dog"

Shadow is a Labrador-corgi mix. He is a little more than one year old.

Driver Killed in Berwyn Rollover Crash

Driver Killed in Berwyn Rollover Crash

NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 • Updated at 6:47 AM CDT One person was killed in a rollover crash early Wednesday morning in west suburban Berwyn. Authorities said they were called to 15th Street and Harlem Avenue at about 2:45 a.m.

Opinion: Alderman Show Rare Moment of Honesty in Admitting Mistakes

Opinion: Alderman Show Rare Moment of Honesty in Admitting Mistakes

To be a successful politician, you need certain qualities. The ability to raise money, for one.

Karen Lewis Lays Groundwork for Possible Mayoral Run

Karen Lewis Lays Groundwork for Possible Mayoral Run

8/19/2014: Karen Lewis speaks to a crowd at a “Conversations with Karen” event in the 19th Ward. Karen Lewis “Seriously Considering” Run for Mayor 8/7/2014: Karen Lewis appears to be closer to throwing her hat into the ring for Chicago mayor.

Groups Team Up to Help Fight Hunger

Groups Team Up to Help Fight Hunger

unable to retrieve full-text content The Greater Food Depository and The Growing Initative are Making a Difference. They are growing fresh produce that will feed families that are battling going hungry at night.

Ditka Calls Redskins Name Controversy "Stupid"

Ditka Calls Redskins Name Controversy "Stupid"

Getty Images CHICAGO, IL – DECEMBER 09: Former Chicago Bears player and coach, Mike Ditka, walks off the field following a ceremony retiring his number during halftime of a game between the Chicago Bears and the Dallas Cowboys at Soldier Field on December 9, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) Count former Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka among those who doesn’t see anything wrong with the Washington Redskins name.

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