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  Social Security recipients will get a raise in January — their first increase in benefits since 2009. It's expected to be about 3.5 percent. Some 55 million beneficiaries will find out for sure Wednesday when a government inflation measure...

Social Security to hand out raises

Updated: 10/19/2011 02:02 PM

  Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Hester was the victim of a battery at the Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, police said Tuesday.

Police: Devin Hester slapped at Rivers Casino in Des Plaines

Updated: 10/18/2011 04:00 PM

  More than 5,000 people gathered Saturday, Sept. 10, at Montrose Harbor, in Chicago for the Les Turner ALS Foundation’s 10th Annual ALS Walk4Life. The Les Turner ALS Foundation has raised more than $720,000. Over the past 10 years, participants...

Les Turner Foundation’s ALS walk raises $720,000

Updated: 10/18/2011 11:20 AM

  St. Charles East and North High School are usually rivals when it comes football, but when it comes to kicking, both drill teams know how to work together. The St. Charles East and North High School will host their 18th annual Kick-a-Thon at 6:30...

St. Charles drill teams get their kicks for charity

Updated: 10/18/2011 07:15 AM

  MINNEAPOLIS — Christian Ponder's time has arrived in Minnesota.The sports agency that represents Ponder tweeted Tuesday that the rookie quarterback will start for the Vikings on Sunday against Green Bay.

Agent tweets Ponder named starter for Vikings

Updated: 10/18/2011 05:59 PM

  Based on his play this season, disgruntled Bears safety Chris Harris didn't have a legitimate complaint about being benched last week. Given the Bears' history of change at the position under coach Lovie Smith, Harris could return to the starting...

Bears may need disgruntled Harris later

Updated: 10/18/2011 03:13 PM

  For victims of domestic violence, asking for help is often the most difficult step toward recovery. Roosevelt University, in conjuction with the Northwest Suburban Alliance on Domestic Violence, hopes to "Break the Silence" on this issue by hosting...

Roosevelt U. hosts domestic violence forum

Updated: 10/18/2011 02:10 PM

  For bakers, especially, Halloween allows us to showcase extreme culinary creativity. Usually I advise a light and balanced hand when decorating baked treats for a diverse crowd, however, for Halloween desserts I say pull out all the colored sugar,...

Surprise ingredient turns cupcakes into Halloween treat

Updated: 10/18/2011 02:10 PM

  Sheriff's deputies shot nearly 50 wild animals — including 18 rare Bengal tigers and 17 lions — in a big-game hunt across the Ohio countryside Wednesday after the owner of an exotic-animal park threw their cages open and committed...

Ohio sheriff: 48 exotic animals killed in all

Updated: 10/19/2011 06:51 PM

  Republican presidential contenders attacked upstart Herman Cain’s economic plan forcefully as a tax increase waiting to happen Tuesday night, moving swiftly in campaign debate to blunt the former businessman’s unlikely rise in the race...

Cain assailed for tax plan in GOP debate

Updated: 10/18/2011 08:21 PM

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