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  1. Divvy bikes headed to the burbsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Divvy bikes are headed to the suburbs of Evanston and Oak Park after Gov. Pat Quinn on Sunday reversed course and approved a $3 million state grant to expand the bike-sharing service, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting. The grant - which appears to be identical to one denied by Quinn in May - will add 700 new bikes and 70 docking stations in Evanston, Oak Park and several Chicago neighborhoods.


  2. Man struck by vehicle, critically injured in River NorthRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The man, 23, was walking into the street in the 800 block of North LaSalle about 4:40 a.m. when a southbound 2012 Honda Civic struck him, police said. The man was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in critical condition.


  3. Suit: 'Chicago Fire' extra's ear canal punctured while molding prostheticRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A man cast as an extra on the NBC drama "Chicago Fire" is suing one of the show's production companies, claiming a prop designer punctured the actor's ear canal while making a prosthetic mold during production earlier this year on the West Side. Bruce Geary filed the lawsuit Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court against Open 4 Business Productions and the man who allegedly made the mold of his ear on Jan. 24 at a company building in the 2600 block of West 15th Place.


  4. Apple's iPhone maps app has renamed a stretch of Stony Island AvenueRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Apple's iPhone maps app has renamed a stretch of Stony Island Avenue, and that has some Chicago Alderman raising eyebrows. Apple's iPhone maps app has abruptly re-named Stony Island Avenue from 56th-130th streets the Bishop Arthur Brazier Avenue - That also happens to be a name suggested recently by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, to honor the preacher and civil rights activist.


  5. Heavy rainfall hits Chicago area during Wednesday morning rushRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Storms bringing heavy rainfall -- with totals as high as 2 to 5 inches of rain expected in some places -- began moving through the area during the Wednesday morning rush, forecasters said. A flash flood watch will remain in effect throughout the Chicago area until 1 p.m. Wednesday because of the storm currently moving across the Midwest, the National Weather Service said.


  6. Kennedy reversible lanes, downtown ramp to close for weekendRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The reversible lanes and a downtown ramp on the Kennedy Expressway will be closed this weekend for beam installation on the Ohio Street bridge. The reversible lanes on I-90/94 will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday until 7 a.m. Sunday, according to the Illinois Department of Transportation.


  7. 'No Boundaries Bandit' facing federal charges after arrestRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The alleged "No Boundaries Bandit," who is suspected of robbing at least 13 banks in the Chicago area, has been charged in federal court with robbing a Southwest Side bank.


  8. Mannheim interchange work to close I-190 ramps starting TuesdayRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Part of the Mannheim Road interchange at Interstate 190 near O'Hare Airport will be closed starting Tuesday for ongoing construction.


  9. Rollover crash on Dan Ryan closes inbound express lanesRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The inbound express lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway were closed at 39th Street Sunday afternoon after a single-vehicle rollover crash.


  10. 1 killed, 10 wounded in overnight shootingsRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    One man was killed and at least 10 other people were wounded in shootings across the city since early Friday night. 6 comments

  11. Jackie Robinson West homecoming parade set for WednesdayRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The mayor's office has announced details for Wednesday's parade honoring the Jackie Robinson West 2014 U.S. Championship team.


  12. Notre Dame FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Chet has worked in the television and radio industry for 46 years with broadcasting stops in Chicago, Indy, Milwaukee, New York and back to Chicago again.


  13. South Loop man accused of biting 2 people at LollapaloozaRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A South Loop man was ordered held in lieu of $60,000 bail Thursday for allegedly biting a man's arm and another's chin during Lollapalooza.


  14. Clergy call for end of violence in Ferguson, MO and ChicagoRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    As the situation in Ferguson, Missouri continues to play out, clergy in Chicago held a prayer service in Daley Plaza Monday, calling for an end to violence in Ferguson and Chicago.


  15. Ex-CEO of company in red light camera bribery scandal indictedRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A 23-count indictment alleges that Redflex officials, including Finley, paid Bills $570,000 cash and gave him other perks including a Arizona condo and a used Mercedes in exchange for Bills' steering contracts that grew to $124 million to Redflex.


  16. Woman shot with pellet gun during road rage incident in SkokieRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A suspect is in custody after a woman was shot in the head with a pellet gun during an apparent road rage incident Friday afternoon in north suburban Skokie.


  17. Lawyer gets 6 years for sexual assault at Streeterville hotelRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A Chicago real estate attorney was sentenced to six years in prison Thursday for sexually assaulting a young Minnesota woman at a Streeterville hotel, the Sun-Times is reporting.


  18. InternshipsRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Education / Compensation: This is an unpaid internship in which you must be enrolled in a college, university, or other accredited program in which you must receive credit for the internship.


  19. One dead, one critical after shooting in Loop high-rise officeRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Steven LaVoie looked at DeFrances, whom he hired 14 years ago, and yelled at him not to shoot, a police source said.


  20. McCarthy: Recently demoted employee shot CEO, then himselfRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Story by 89 WLS Reporter Bill Cameron It was a workplace killing at the ArrowStream company on the 17th floor of the Bank of America building at 231 S. LaSalle St. Police Supintendent Garry McCarthy described what happened to the media scrum that gathered at the base of the LaSalle Street canyon.


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