Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CTA on Thursday officials announced a four-year, $492 million plan to overhaul the Blue Line between Grand and Cumberland. Unlike recent $425 million track and station improvements to the Red Line, which was shut down for five months, CTA officials said Blue Line will remain open during the project.
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Gov. Pat Quinn on Thursday quietly enacted a newly passed, $160 billion pension-reform package in a move certain to launch a lengthy round of litigation from labor unions challenging its constitutionality.
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Jay Cutler ruled out for Cowboys game on MNF
Updated: 2013-12-05 15:03:53
- Ex-CEO gets 4 years in scheme to bankrupt window company
- Ex-Chicago Police lieutenant pleads guilty to tax fraud
Defendant goes through 8 lawyers before cutting deal
Updated: 2013-12-05 14:54:01
Judge compares Trudeau to jailed robber with a buried treasure
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A nose-numbing cold greeted about 200 striking fast-food and retail workers downtown Thursday, as they protested wages so low they say they often need public Read More
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