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  • Financial expert Terry Savage, Dr. Lauren Streicher team up for ‘Health and Wealth’ discussion

    Normally financial expert Terry Savage and Dr. Lauren Streicher appear on our show, separately. So we decided to pair them up for a special “Health and Wealth” segment, and aired a special intro!

  • PHOTOS: NICU babies dress up for Halloween at Advocate Children’s Hospital

    OAK LAWN, Ill. — Advocate Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn and Park Ridge is holding its annual Halloween costume contest for babies in the NICU. These babies are the smallest and most fragile patients in the hospital, but they’re not letting that stop them from dressing up. What’s your favorite costume? Simply “like” your favorite photo on Advocate’s Facebook page to vote! All votes must be submitted by October 31 (Halloween) at noon. The photo with the most votes will receive a $150 gift […]

  • Inside the eye of the storm: NOAA Hurricane Hunters

    NOAA’s specialized Gulfstream IV hurricane hunter jet , nicknamed “Gonzo,” has been flying into the face of Hurricane Maria. “Gonzo” is no ordinary aircraft. The jet, which is packed with scientific equipment and flies at about 45 thousand feet, has a powerful Doppler radar mounted to its tail and also drops sensors probes that measure wind speed, wind direction, humidity and temperature. That information is then sent to forecasters for their models. We spoke with Richard Henning, Flight Director of […]

  • 911 call released of Hobart father who accidentally shot, killed his daughter

    HOBART, Ind. — A man from Indiana is set to appear in court Wednesday for accidentally shooting and killing his 9-year-old daughter. 911 audio tapes were just released, revealing the frantic and painful moments following the shooting. The father, Erick Hummel, made the call from his home immediately after the accident on June 10th.  Hummel told investigators he was teaching gun safety to his sons and didn’t realize it was loaded. He’s facing multiple charges including reckless homicide and neglect. […]

  • Financial expert Terry Savage on how long to keep your financial records   

  • Stewart Chiron ‘The Cruise Guy’ with deals to Europe and the Caribbean

    Windstar Cruises’ Star Legend, Star Pride or Star Breeze 7 or 8-night Mediterranean from Civitavecchia (Rome), Venice, Athens or Barcelona Prices were from $6999 PP                    NOW from $2399 PP Ports can include Monte Carlo, Canne, Portofino, Giardini Naxos (Taormina)   Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria 7-night Mediterranean from Athens, Venice and Civitavecchia (Rome) Prices were from $1799 PP                    NOW from $799 PP Greatest Generation Cruise on Queen Mary 2 8/4/17 8-nights Southampton to NYC. fr $749   Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Equinox 7-night Eastern or […]

  • Two Teens Shot at 31st. Street Beach

    Two teenage boys were critically wounded in a shooting near 31st Street Beach on the South Side. Both are 16 years old. Chicago Police say they got into a fight with another person, and the other person took out a gun. He shot one in the neck and the other legs. They were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in critical condition. Officers shut down the beach during the investigation.  

  • Financial expert Terry Savage on reverse mortgages and the late Macho Man Randy Savage 

  • Harvard study analyzes news coverage of President Trump’s first 100 days in office

    A new report from Harvard Kennedy School’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy analyzes news coverage of President Trump’s first 100 days in office. We talked with Nicco Mele, the Director of Harvard University’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy. To view the full study click here

  • Financial expert Terry Savage answers your questions about credit cards & college savings