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    Sweepee Rambo crowned World’s Ugliest Dog

    PETALUMA, Calif. –  The 2016 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest was held Friday night at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in California. This year’s winner is Sweepee Rambo. She’s a 17-year-old Chinese crested Chihuahua. She’s blind in both eyes and weighs only four pounds.   In the application for the competition, Sweepee’s owner Jason Wurtz described Sweepie as having […]

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    Blackhawks deal Shaw to Canadiens for draft picks

    The NHL Salary Cap has claimed another member of the Blackhawks. The Hawks have dealt Andrew Shaw to Montreal for two 2nd round draft picks in tonight’s NHL Draft.   The Chicago Blackhawks tonight acquired two second-round picks (39th and 45th overall) in the 2016 National Hockey League Draft from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange […]

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    Miss USA 2015 discusses fame, Steve Harvey mix-up

    Miss USA 2015 Olivia Jordan spoke with WGN Morning News on Thursday about her experience in the recent Miss Universe contest. Comedian Steve Harvey announced the wrong winner in the miss universe contest. He announced Miss Columbia as the winner and had to announce his mistake. He then crowned the real winner Miss Philippines. Jordan […]

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    How this guy you’ve never heard of could shake up the presidential race

    The 2016 election is all about frustration — with politics, with people running for office, with Democrats and Republicans alike. Irritation with politics as usual fueled the rise of presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and sustained Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ so-called political revolution deep into the Democratic Party’s primary. Voters seem primed for someone who […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Monday vs. St. Louis

    * St. Louis dropped a 5-4 home decision to the Rangers yesterday, losing its season-high fifth straight game (all at Busch Stadium) by a combined score of 19-10. Ironically, the Cards have won five consecutive road contests, outscoring their hosts by a combined 37-16 in those triumphs. * Chicago shellacked Pittsburgh, 10-5, at Wrigley Field […]

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    WGNtv.com MY DAD’S THE BEST CONTEST 2016 Winner

    Manuel Carrera, winner of our “Our Dad’s the Best” contest won one (1) dad will win one (1) Weber Spirit stainless steel grill from Grand Appliance (ARV: $649), one (1) suit (including alterations), shirt and tie furnished by Suits 20/20 in Niles (ARV:$700) and one (1) Massage Envy gift certificate for a one-hour massage (ARV: […]

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    WGNtv.com MY DAD’S THE BEST CONTEST 2016

    (CONTEST ENDED ON 6/17/2016) WGNtv.com MY DAD’S THE BEST CONTEST 2016 “WGN-TV’s MY DAD’S THE BEST PHOTO CONTEST” OFFICIAL WGN-TV RULES 1. TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. To enter, log onto wgntv.com/contest during the entry period between June 6, 2016 to June 17, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. and click on the “My Dad’s The Best” […]

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    Talking plants and dueling robots ring in National Makers Week at WGN

    CHICAGO — This week is National Makers Week, so WGN is celebrating makers, builders and doers. Bill Fienup with Catalyze Chicago stopped by WGN Morning News to discuss some new products such as plants that talk with help of an app, coffee cups designed for those with Parkinson’s, headbands that measure the impact of concussions, high scale dentistry […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Friday vs. Pittsburgh

    * Pittsburgh’s 2-1 road win over the Cubs on May 15 snapped its overall six-game losing skid in this series. * The Pirates are 9-13 in day games so far this season, including 4-8 in daytime contests on the road. * Ben Zobrist leads the majors with his .425 on base percentage. That is on […]

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    WGNtv.com MY DAD’S THE BEST CONTEST 2016

    “WGN-TV’s MY DAD’S THE BEST PHOTO CONTEST” OFFICIAL WGN-TV RULES 1. TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. To enter, log onto wgntv.com/contest during the entry period between June 6, 2016 to June 17, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. and click on the “My Dad’s The Best” contest logo and complete and submit the registration form along with […]