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A 48 Hour Guide To Chicago

A practical travel guide for the best lodging, dining, transportation and attractions in Chicago, especially for travelers who have just 48 hours to visit America’s third largest city.

08/21/2015

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 09: Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants steals second base as Addison Russell #22 of the Chicago Cubs covers during the seventh inning at Wrigley Field on August 9, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Cubs won 2-0.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Police Find No Bomb Threat During Cubs Vs. Giants Game In Chicago

Investigators found no bomb today at Wrigley Field in Chicago where the San Francisco Giants played the Chicago Cubs.

08/10/2015

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants congratualtes Brandon Crawford #35 after he hit a two run home run against the Chicago Cubs during the sixth inning at Wrigley Field on August 6, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Cain Knocked Out In 5th Inning As Giants Lose To Cubs

Matt Cain was knocked out in the fifth inning, and the Giants lost 8-6 to the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.

08/08/2015

serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman Arrested At Chicago Airports Twice In 2 Days

A woman who has repeatedly tried to sneak aboard airplanes has been arrested in Chicago twice in as many days, the latest incident while trying to get through security without a ticket at O’Hare International Airport.

07/06/2015

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A History Lover’s Travel Guide To Chicago

The Chicago Water Tower, Grant Park and Wrigley Field are among the must see attractions in Chicago for history lovers.

07/03/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 09: Musician Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead performs with The National at the Lands End Stage during day 1 of the 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park on August 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Grateful Dead Ticket Costs For Levi’s Stadium Shows Dip As Low As $15

It hasn’t really been all that long since Grateful Dead ticket prices were being priced in the thousands, and yet, now you can buy a ticket for not much more than the cost of an IMAX movie ticket.

06/23/2015

A United Airlines plane comes in for a landing. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Berkeley Man’s Demands For Nuts & Crackers Diverts International Flight, Causes Travel Nightmare For Fellow Passengers

Police say a Berkeley man’s demands for snacks forced a Chicago-bound United Airlines flight to divert to Northern Ireland, causing many passengers to stay overnight in an airport.

06/23/2015

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Hairspray Bottle Behind Suspicious Smelling Bags Aboard SFO Flight To Chicago

Hazmat teams at San Francisco International Airport determined the unusual odor from luggage aboard a Chicago-bound plane originated from a bottle of hairspray.

05/27/2015

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Silicon Valley Exodus Is Real, Even Techies Can’t Afford The Bay Area Anymore

After years of techies and start ups flocking to Silicon Valley, now they are flocking away, for better pay and more affordable places to live.

05/26/2015

serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Serial Stowaway From Bay Area Arrested At Chicago’s O’Hare Airport

Serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman is at it again, getting arrested at Chicago’s O’Hare airport Tuesday.

05/05/2015

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