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  1. Saturday Night Attitude Dancing to the Music of Birthday Boy Terry Kath, Guitarist ExtraordinaireRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Aquarius Papers

    Today would have been the 69th birthday of Terry Kath, brilliant guitarist, songwriter, and co-founder of the band Chicago. Terry Kath , manic guitarist for Chicago, really was a wild man who gave us some memorable licks! Often compared with Jimi Hendrix, he was a troubled independent spirit who died way too young while playing with guns.

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  2. From Matzah Ball soup to Grammy nod, Haim just wants to have funRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | World Magazine

    ... aduate of the World Journalism Institute's Mid-Career Course. He lives with his wife and their eight children in the Chicago area.

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  3. 5 Surprising Revelations From Jennifer Nettles on 'Watch What Happens Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RollingStone

    Jennifer Nettles appears on Bravo's 'Watch What Happens Live' to discuss her role on Broadway's 'Chicago' and more. From Sugarland breakup rumors to Taylor Swift's country ditch and Blake Shelton's ego, no topic was off limits when Jennifer Nettles appeared on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live! Thursday night.

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  4. Weekend Sip: Da best Super Bowl wine? Mike Ditka's, of courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MarketWatch

    The back story: Sure, we know Mike Ditka, the Super Bowl-winning coach. And Mike Ditka, the Chicago icon worthy of a "Saturday Night Live" skit .

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  5. We are all amoral football hypocrites: Brain injuries, billionaire...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Salon

    ... unreconstructed football id. Ditka won an NFL championship as a hard-charging tight end, then coached the 1985 Chicago Bears to a Super Bowl romp. His testosterone-fueled tirades and bomb-proof pompadour earned him iconic status, the sort codified ...

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  6. Weird comedy makes 'Man Seeking Woman' worth watchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    ... on the absurd. Josh is a lovable dork, and it is easy to relate to him. He is navigating a difficult dating world in Chicago after a long relationship, but his strange sense of humor stays intact. He is ready to find love and not afraid to show his ...

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  7. All-Female 'Ghostbusters' Cast AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Welcome to CBS 2 on CBSChicago.com! CBS 2 is joining forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Chicago to give you the best Chicago has to offer as CBS Local. CBS 2 [...] WBBM Newsradio Welcome to WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM, The Home of Chicago Bears Radio, on CBSChicago.com! WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM is joining forces with the CBS 2 Television and 670 The Score to give you [...] 670 The Score Welcome to 670 The Score, The Home of White Sox Radio, on the new CBSChicago.com! The Score is joining forces with the CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780 to give you the best Chicago has [...] For weeks now several names have been swirling around the rumor mill, and today we finally learned just who the foursome will be.

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  8. Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line and Brad Paisley Headlining Chicago Country FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... City 92, Minnesota 84 Memphis 103, Orl... Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line and Brad Paisley are headlining Chicago's first-ever major country music festival - Windy City LakeShake. The event runs June 19 through 21 at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at ...

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  9. Is Blake Shelton the New Taylor Swift?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | CMT.com

    ... 2001 with "Austin," and 14 years later made it to SNL . Alison makes her living loving country music. She's based in Chicago, but she's always leaving her heart in Nashville.

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  10. TOsketchfest 'Best of the Fest' Winner to Receive TV Development DealRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (Toronto), Boiled Wieners (Toronto), Bucko (Winnipeg), Cash Grab (Belleville), Charles (Seattle), Cupid Players (Chicago), The Dance Party of Newfoundland (St. John's), Death Ray Cabaret (Toronto), Elephant Empire (Toronto), The Flat Earth ...

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  11. DVR Alert: Kristin Chenoweth Visits NBC's Late Night TonightRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 28th. About On the Twentieth Century It's nonstop laughs aboard the Twentieth Century, a luxury train traveling from Chicago to New York City. Luck, love and mischief collide when the bankrupt theater producer Oscar Jaffee (Golden Globe winner Peter ...

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  12. Blake Shelton on SNL: Before and After...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | CMT.com

    ... t from his wife and few other heavy hitters. Tim McGraw Alison makes her living loving country music. She's based in Chicago, but she's always leaving her heart in Nashville.

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  13. 25 Classic Restaurants Every Chicagoan Must TryRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Eater

    Chicago has a wealth of classic restaurants that make this fair city unique. While sadly many of the institutions that shaped today's dining scene are gone, numerous spots that tell the story of Chicago's renowned dining history have been alive and well for many decades.

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  14. Jazzing with Peter CeteraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Jamaica Observer

    ... making their debut performance on the rock. This year is no different. Cetera, the former lead singer of the band Chicago, is all set to rock the crowd at the festival which kicks off this Thursday at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium and lasts ...

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  15. Tracy Dot Com: Book signing, music, run event and a show all on tap for this week's entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... City. Many of the sketch comedy actors we have fallen in love with got their start with this comedy troupe. Now the Chicago-based group's road show is bringing to life 55 years of scripted and improve humor. And come ready to be part of the show. ...

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  16. Pro baseball: Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Cape Cod Times

    Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Chicago Cubs teams, died Friday night. He was 83. "Mr. Cub" hit 512 home runs during his 19-year career.

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  17. Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The China Post

    Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP and Hall of Famer who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Chicago Cubs teams, died Friday. He was 83. "Mr. Cub" hit 512 home runs during his 19-year career, including five seasons with 40 or more.

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  18. Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks dead at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Ernie Banks, known simply as "Mr. Cub" after hitting 512 home runs over a 19-year career spent entirely in Chicago, died Friday night at 83. Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks dead at 83 Ernie Banks, known simply as "Mr. Cub" after hitting 512 home runs over a 19-year career spent entirely in Chicago, died Friday night at 83. Check out this story on WCNC.com: Banks acknowledges the fans prior to throwing out the ceremonial first pitch prior to Game Three of the 2007 National League Divisional Series between the Cubs and Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field.

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  19. Ernie Banks walks off the field before a baseball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Press & Argus

    Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks dead at 83 Baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks -- known as "Mr. Cub" -- has died at the age of 83. Check out this story on livingstondaily.com: http://usat.ly/1BU1Ebg Ernie Banks walks off the field before a baseball game between the Cubs and Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field in 2014. Ernie Banks, known simply as "Mr. Cub" after hitting 512 home runs over a 19-year career spent entirely in Chicago, died Friday night at 83. Best known for his effusive "Let's Play Two" phrase that epitomized the joy he felt for the game and brought to Wrigley Field, Banks was an 11-time All-Star, a first-ballot Hall of Famer and won consecutive National League MVP awards in 1958-59.

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  20. Ernie Banks, Chicago's 'Mr. Cub,' Dead At 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Switched

    Ernie Banks, the legendary Chicago Cubs baseball player and Hall of Famer, died at age 83 on Friday night in Chicago, a spokesperson for his family said. Known as "Mr. Cub," the ebullient Banks played shortstop and first base for the Chicago Cubs from 1953 to 1971, netting 512 home runs and 1,636 RBIs .

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