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George Lucas Facing Possible Lawsuit Over Chicago Museum Site Proposal

George Lucas may be facing a lawsuit over his proposal to build a $1 billion museum in Chicago.

07/16/2014

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Star Wars Creator George Lucas Snubs San Francisco, Selects Chicago For Art & Movie Museum

George Lucas’ collection of Americana art is going to Chicago rather than the San Francisco waterfront.

06/24/2014

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 17: Adam Eaton #1 of the Chicago White Sox shakes hands with Gordon Beckham #15 at home plate after Beckham hit a two-run home run scoring Eaton during the third inning against the San Francisco Giants at U.S. Cellular Field on June 17, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

White Sox Snap 4-Game Losing Streak With Win Over Giants

Gordon Beckham and Dayan Viciedo hit two-run home runs, John Danks pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Chicago White Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with an 8-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.

06/17/2014

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Mayor, Supes Trying To Keep Lucas Museum In San Francisco

San Francisco politicians were rolling out the welcome mat for George Lucas’ collection of American art and movie memorabilia in an effort to keep the “Star Wars” creator from moving his proposed museum to Chicago.

06/14/2014

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America’s Best High-End Restaurants

New York City has many of the country’s best restaurants but other foodie towns give the city some competition. For instance, Chicago’s Alinea and the Napa Valley’s Restaurant at Meadowood also deserve merit.

06/03/2014

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5 Things Blackhawks Fans Are Saying About Thrilling Game 7 Loss

Well, the stage for the Lord Stanley Cup Playoffs is set. The first puck will drop at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday where the Kings will take on the New York Rangers. As you might imagine there are dozens of ecstatic fans of both teams here at CBS Local Sports National headquarters. We do, however, have one resident hardcore Chicago Blackhawks fan; Field Operations Manager Stan Pillman who has a few things to say about last night’s loss. Here are the top five things Blackhawks fans are saying about last night’s thrilling Game 7 loss, according to Stan.

06/02/2014

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Coating Of Willis Tower Glass Ledge Cracks Underneath Stockton Family’s Feet

What should have been a thrilling view of Chicago from the glass box known as The Ledge, turned into a stomach dropping experience for a Stockton family.

05/30/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 27: Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants hits a sacrifice fly for an RBI against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning at AT&T Park on May 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Posey Drives In 2 Runs In Giants Win Over Cubs

Tim Hudson turned in another vintage performance to start this season, tossing seven scoreless innings to lead the San Francisco Giants past the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Tuesday night.

05/27/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 26: Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs catches a ball hit by Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants in the eighth inning at AT&T Park on May 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cubs Sail Past Giants For 8-4 Win

Drenched and reeking of the cheap beer his teammates sprayed on him, Jeff Samardzija stood at his locker soaking in a long-awaited win.

05/26/2014

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Reports Of Smoke At Chicago Airport Causes Delays For SFO Flights

Reports of smoke at a Federal Aviation Administration facility in Chicago was causing flight disruptions to travelers between San Francisco International Airport and that city’s two airports Tuesday, an SFO spokesman said.

05/13/2014

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