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  • The White Sox' Conor Gillaspie celebrates his grand slam with teammates Avisail Garcia, right, and Adam Dunn, left, during Sunday's first inning at U.S. Cellular Field.

      The White Sox' Conor Gillaspie celebrates his grand slam with teammates Avisail Garcia, right, and Adam Dunn, left, during Sunday's first inning at U.S. Cellular Field.
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Aurora police seek leads in fatal weekend shooting

Aurora police continue to ask for the public's help as authorities investigate a fatal shooting that occurred early Saturday morning. Full story.

No term limits in Arlington Heights' near future

With a referendum on term limits off the November ballot, the idea may be dead in Arlington Heights for the foreseeable future. Full story.

Round Lake Park gang unit charges teen with marijuana possession

A Round Lake Beach teen was arrested on charges of marijuana possession Friday by Round Lake Park and federal law enforcement authorities conducting operations in the area of a recent shooting. Full story.

Bat attack reported at Palatine theater

The Palatine Fire Department responded to a call yesterday of a bat attacking an 81-year-old woman at Cutting Hall, 150 E. Wood St., in the village's downtown. Full story.

Weather

Cloudy and 64 degrees this morning. There's a fog advisory for DuPage, Kane and McHenry counties until 9 a.m. Highs this afternoon should reach the low 80s. A thunderstorm is expected tonight, with temperatures around 69 degrees. Full weather.

Traffic

Construction continues on Grass Lake Road between Heritage and Waterford drives in Lake Villa. People should use alternate routes. Full traffic.

White Sox hang on to beat Jays

Conor Gillapsie hit his first career grand slam in the first inning yesterday, and Jordan Danks followed with a 2-run shot as the White Sox hung on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-5 at U.S. Cellular Field. Full story.

Castro's homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Mets

Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking homer on the first pitch of the ninth inning to lift the Cubs over the New York Mets 2-1 yesterday. Full story.

Bears running on empty so far

How bad has the Bears' running game been in the preseason? Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte has 7 carries for minus-7 yards. Backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen has the team's longest run -- 16 yards. The full story from Bob LeGere.

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