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  1. Items: SVU/Chicago Fire/PD Crossover, Alpha Return Date and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TVLine

    Law & Order: SVU , Chicago Fire and Chicago PD will all collide this November in a three-part event that will find the series' teams coming together for a common purpose. It'll begin with Fire , then conclude with SVU and PD .

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  2. Obama closes his "rough summer" in Chicago Wednesday and ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    ... We reserve the right to deny or remove comments. Content may not be used without permission of the author. CHICAGO - Saturday Night Live's skit poked fun at Barack Obama's low ratings saying "things are gonna get easier" because no Democrats in ...

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  3. Bay Area Cabaret opens with joyous, inspirational gala featuring wicked composerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Marilyn Levinson's Bay Area Cabaret just gets better and better and she opened her 20th year producing the Venetian Room event with a gala starring the boyish if not impish, nay wicked, 66 year old Stephen Schwartz , composer of "Wicked" and whose "Pippin" opened in San Francisco recently. Levinson created the perfect chemistry for joy and inspiration if not consciousness raising as the Oscar and Grammy winning composer brought along his quieter Elphaba from Chicago, Saturday Night Live's Ana Gasteyer , to sing; along with Tony winning charmer from "Cats" and more who opened with "I Want to be a Lion Tamer", Liz Callaway.

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  4. Danny Seraphine, Bill Champlin open up about the complicated legacy of Chicago 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Something Else! Reviews

    With 18 , Chicago finished a run of three straight platinum albums alongside producer David Foster - a period that included a stunning seven Top 20 hits. Two of them, the No.

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  5. Pappas puts the public in Pittsburgh Public TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Post-gazette.com

    ... year in the business; I started professionally when I was 16," said Mr. Pappas, who was a high school student in the Chicago area when he was cast in a musical revue. "I spent most of my career being a guest and now that I am the host I like it ...

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  6. Softbank may buy Dreamworks Animation; Chicago air woes could last days; SNL's top earnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Business Journal

    SoftBank , the major Japanese telecommunications company and Sprint parent, is negotiating with DreamWorks Animation over a possible acquisition, according to a report by the Hollywood Reporter . For DreamWorks, motivation for such a deal appears to be stability, as its stock price tends to fluctuate along with the performance of the several films it releases each year, the report said.

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  7. Don's Top 10 From September 28, 1974Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... (#7 last week) Can Stevie Wonder be any hotter? Besides his own recording, he wrote this debut hit for Rufus, a Chicago funk band that had evolved from the pop group American Breed. They took their name from a column in Popular Mechanics magazine ...

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  8. Don's Top 10 From September 27, 1982Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... it is the biggest hit of the decade. (#5 last week) Big comeback! It had been been more than 3 & a half years since Chicago had a top 15 hit, & this was a big one, co-written by lead singer Peter Cetera with producer David Foster. (#6 last week) ...

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  9. 'Quick Draw' hits the funny bone of Great BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Shawnee Mission West High School in 1984. He did not go to Harvard; he went to Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago to be a teacher but turned to comedic acting instead. Lehr's parents, now deceased, were from Wichita and El Dorado. His ...

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  10. Hilarious! 'Saturday Night Live' most memorable momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... and improvisational troupes - were known only to those who may have seen performances of Second City (both its Chicago and Toronto versions) or "National Lampoon's Lemmings." Almost 40 years later, the show is an institution: its players celebrated, ...

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  11. Addition of WNBA veteran Tangela Smith to Western Michigan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | MLive.com

    ... an assistant coach on a campus she knew a little about from her high school days. When Smith was in high school in Chicago, her team would come to WMU's summer team camps. She played prep basketball with Kina Brown, one of the all-time WMU greats. ...

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  12. Andy Samberg Signed Up for Facebook at Mark Zuckerberg's Insistence--Watch Now to Get the ScoopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | E! Online

    ... star said. "We talked about a bunch of different ideas and one idea was had was the ingredients you would put on a Chicago dog, but put 'em on a burger, even though I have no affiliation with Chicago whatsoever. I've been to Chicago maybe five times ...

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  13. Chicago is still blowing its own hornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    James Pankow recently turned 67 years old. He has been playing trombone in the rock band Chicago for almost a half-century now.

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  14. Andy Samberg Signed Up for Facebook at Mark Zuckerberg's Insistence-Watch Now to Get the ScoopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | E! Online

    ... star said. "We talked about a bunch of different ideas and one idea was had was the ingredients you would put on a Chicago dog, but put 'em on a burger, even though I have no affiliation with Chicago whatsoever. I've been to Chicago maybe five times ...

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  15. 'David Bowie Is...' naked at MCARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Examiner.com

    " David Bowie Is " an artistic enigma stripped naked, his life's work revealed in this one time U.S. show at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. Over 75,000 pieces of Bowie's archives were sifted through by the exhibit's originator, the Victoria and Albert Museum of London.

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  16. MCA Chicago is the only US venue for groundbreaking exhibition 'David Bowie Is'Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Art Daily

    ... is was organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, and is on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago from September 23, 2014 to January 4, 2015. The MCA is the only US venue for this groundbreaking exhibition. Michael Darling, ...

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  17. Spurgeon caps rookie season with Frontier titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Herald-Citizen

    ... lots of lifetime memories in his rookie season, his favorite being when the Boomers hosted the Larry A. Pogofsky Chicago All-Star Softball Challenge. That game - which pitted Chicago White Sox and Cubs legends against each other - took place just ...

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  18. GWAR clarify who their new members are (Vulvatron & Blothar), and what they doRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Brooklynvegan

    ... but as we can see now, she is actually just "more mysterious". Both characters were already seen live at Riot Fest Chicago (and Blothar played the GWAR-B-Q ). Both can be seen again on all the tour dates listed below... Size: L Origin: The Berserker ...

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  19. Monday Calendar: Sept. 22-28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Montreal Gazette

    ... the Bell Centre at 7:30 p.m. TV premieres tonight include NCIS, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., NCIS: New Orleans, Chicago Fire and Person of Interest. Spike Lee presents the premiere of his Kickstarter-funded film Da Sweet Blood of Jesus at the ...

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  20. TV picks for the week of Sept. 21-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Your Roots," 7 p.m., PBS; "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D," 8 p.m., ABC; "Person of Interest," 9 p.m., CBS; "Chicago Fire," 9 p.m., NBC Wednesday: "Black-ish," 8:30 p.m., ABC: Anthony Anderson stars as the patriarch of an upper middle-class, ...

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