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Illinois veterans' remains finally come home from Pearl Harbor after the Navy identifies them using DNA

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Owner of 'The Mix' didn't defame former assistant who accused host Eric Ferguson of misconduct, judge rules

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Willson Contreras — one of the best offensive catchers in Chicago Cubs history — leaves for the rival St. Louis Cardinals

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Keepers of the flame: Jewish restaurants in Chicagoland honoring tradition while forging new paths

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Interest in continuing Park Ridge's Pickwick Theatre soars after owners said they intend to close

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Chicago Bears Q&A: Is the rebuild working? Why not run Justin Fields more? And is Jack Sanborn the team's best rookie?

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Why 200,000 people travel each December to visit the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines

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As more Latinos join trucking industry, devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe fuels their pilgrimage to shrine

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One person critically injured in 3-alarm Hyde Park fire

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Truck caravan to Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

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USA out of World Cup

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Editorial: Time to take a jackhammer to the Trump sign on Chicago's Trump Tower

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Emily Tsitrian: Grant an emergency reprieve for H1-B visa holders laid off in the tech industry

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W. Scott Lewis: A ban on assault weapons isn't the answer to gun violence

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Jerald McNair: Our youths don't need access to assault weapons. Let's put politics aside

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Candidate challenges current Aurora City Council member's nominating petitions

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Fort Wayne violated law by withholding police body camera footage of mayor, state says

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Former candidate for governor of Michigan seeks time to consider plea deal in Capitol riot case

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Iconic Orange Garden neon 'chop suey' sign restored, and to be unveiled at its new home near Chicago

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Council delays consideration of sale of city-owned land along Claim Street in Aurora

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