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14 min ago | Capital Weekly
Cicely Aikman Scherer died at Valley Cares in Townshend, Vt., Dec. 6, 2013, 11 days after her husband Fred F. Scherer passed away.
Would same-sex marriage undermine traditional marriage?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
4 hrs ago | Northwest Herald
CHICAGO – More than 7,000 Illinois residents signed up for private insurance coverage in the first two months of the troubled HealthCare.gov website, less than 30 percent of the federal government's projection for the state's enrollment at this point of the rollout.
We were lined up down Fifth Avenue, slowly making our way to the entrance of the Jewish Museum with its understandably ridged security.
That fresh whiff of air you breathe in while leaving the office Wednesday evening will be "bitterly" cold - feeling like a miserable minus-11 degrees.
Driving around the neighborhood checking out lights is one way to celebrate the season, but unless the guy down the street is Santa, it's not going to be that exciting.
By Karen Chadra , and Stephanie Price, editors The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a winter weather advisory for much of the Chicago metro area, including DuPage, Cook and Kane counties.
Forewarned is forearmed. Chicago is not a happy place for road warriors who dislike being heavily taxed.
Editor's Note: Eric Singerman is our man in Hyde Park. Along with being a full-time student at the University of Chicago, he's been our intern for the past year.
Hotel taxes are highest in Manhattan. Car rental levies are largest in Chicago. And meal taxes are the most in New Orleans and Minneapolis.
Having left Israel to make a name for himself in Chicago's blues scene, guitarist and singer Guy King returns home a conquering hero.
Mackinac Island, Michigan has 27 degrees with snow. New York City is 36 and rain same in Philadelphia 36 and rain, Boston 34 and snow, Chicago 24 and snow, 7A in Denver with snow, 3A in Minneapolis.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela walks with the Rev. Jesse Jackson in 2005 after their meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Wicked Fresno tickets for performances at the The Saroyan Theatre as well as touring shows in Chicago, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Buffalo and Wicked Broadway remain for sale at Financial Firebird Corporation's BroadwayTouringShows.com site including sold out shows and premium orchestra tickets.
Knowledge, like charity, begins at home. So in between the turkey, football, shopping, parties, church services, presents and champagne, there still could be a little extra free time this holiday season.
The National Historic Landmark Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, led by Executive Director Brett Batterson and Board Chairman Melvin L. Katten, celebrates the milestone 125th Anniversary and announces programming for 2014 - 15 Season.
American Airlines emerges from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminates its long pursuit of a merger partner when the two complete their deal Monday and create the world's biggest airline.