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    Bail set at $100K for man accused of punching Chicago alderman

    CHICAGO — A man is being held on $100,000 bond for punching a Chicago alderman last week. Rafheal Taylor, 30, is charged with a felony count of aggravated battery of a government employee and a misdemeanor count of possession of cannabis. Around 2 p.m. Tuesday, police say he walked up to 27th Ward Alderman Walter Burnett as he was heading to a meeting and said “you know what this is for” then punched the alderman, and knocked him to the […]

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    Meet Chris O’Neill, the only American officially employed as a ninja

    Follow Chris on his website JAPAN — An American man is now a ninja in Japan. Chris O’Neill is the only American on the team of seven ninjas. He beat out more than 230 applicants for the job. The judges were so impressed with his skills they added a spot on the team just for him. O’Neill will earn $1600 a month and get to travel around the world to show off his ninja skills, and to promote tourism in […]

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    The ‘Wink Winkle’ dog, Viewer original song for Hawks’ Patrick Kane

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    Student charged with recording women in dorm showers at Indiana University

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — A student is charged with recording women showering in dorm bathrooms at Indiana University. Police say Donte Montague admitted he used his cell phone to record women at Wright-Harding in Wright Quad without their knowledge. According to FOX59, he saved the videos on his cellphone and downloaded them on a laptop. Police searched both devices and found videos showing women showering. It does not appear Montague distributed or posted the videos online, according to police. Students told FOX59 […]

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    Shots fired on Dan Ryan Expressway

    CHICAGO — Illinois State Police are investigating reports of shots fired on the Dan Ryan Expressway early Monday. The shooting happened around 1:45 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the Dan Ryan near Garfield Boulevard. Two people were in the vehicle during the shooting, but neither one was injured. A driver reports his car was hit. No one is in custody. This is a developing story. Check back for details.    

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    Watch Prince’s mind-blowing guitar solo on ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’

    Prince’s incredible guitar solo during the 2004 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductions can possibly go down as one of the greatest. Prince was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 and in a tribute, performed George Harrison’s “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” with Tom Petty, Steve Winwood, Jeff Lynne and others. According to Rolling Stone, that amazing performance almost did not happen. Harrison’s widow, Olivia, wanted it to be limited to people who actually knew George. Prince […]

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    Chicago alderman attacked outside 27th Ward office

    CHICAGO — A Chicago alderman was attacked outside his office Thursday night. Witnesses say someone punched 27th Ward Alderman Walter Burnett near Madison and Western around 7p.m. Burnett was arriving at the office to host “Ward Night.” Police say he did not need medical treatment. The person who attacked him is in police custody. Charges are pending.

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    Twins accepted to 56 colleges surprised on WGN Morning News with invite to Common’s gala

    CHICAGO — Twins from Chicago are raising the bar when it comes to high school achievements. They’ve been accepted to a combined total of 56 colleges. Deprice and Shaprice Hunt have earned nearly $1.6 million in scholarships. The twins joined WGN Morning News Friday and said they had no idea they’d get into so many colleges. “I was getting all these acceptance letters, I thought, wow – I must be a really good student. I’m still in shock,” Shaprice told WGN. […]

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    Woman, 42, found dead in alley in Back of the Yards

    CHICAGO — A woman was found dead in an alley in the city’s Back of the Yards neighborhood early Friday morning. The 42-year-old woman was found around 1:30 a.m. in an alley in the 2000 block of West 51st Street on the South Side. It appears she suffered a blunt force trauma to her upper body. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and her death is being investigated as a homicide. The identity of the woman has not been released. […]

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    Chicago twins get into nearly 60 colleges, earn $1.6M in scholarships

    CHICAGO — Twins from Chicago have raised the bar when it comes to achieving in high school. They have been accepted to a combined 56 colleges. According to the Huffington Post, Deprice and Shaprice Hunt have earned nearly $1.6 million in scholarships. Shaprice has been accepted to 35 colleges. Two of them have offered her a full-ride scholarship and five others have recruited her to play basketball. She earned $1.3 million in scholarships, the Huffington Post reports. Deprice, who is a youth […]


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