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Illinois Business

States settle with Google, iHeartMedia over misleading ads

The settlement bars Google from making misrepresentations in endorsements of its products for 20 years. Arizona, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, New York, and Texas and the Federal Trade Commission were part of the settlements.

States settle with Google, iHeartMedia over misleading ads
Chicagoland News

SUV strikes, kills 2 pedestrians in suburban Chicago crash

Two pedestrians died after they were struck by an SUV that also crashed Sunday into a suburban Chicago building, police said.

SUV strikes, kills 2 pedestrians in suburban Chicago crash
Blackhawks

Jets rout Chicago 7-2, handing Blackhawks 7th straight loss

Chicago fell behind 1-0 as it was outshot 17-7 in the first period. The Jets picked up the pace and took charge with four goals in the second before Dubois iced it in the third.

Jets rout Chicago 7-2, handing Blackhawks 7th straight loss
Bears

Bears fizzle on offense with Fields out

With Siemian leading the offense Sunday, the Bears gained just 292 total yards and went 4 of 13 on third down. But they got off to a solid start with Chicago scoring 10 points on its first two possessions.

Bears fizzle on offense with Fields out
Bulls

Gilgeous-Alexander stars as Thunder beat Bulls 123-119 in OT

DeRozan scored 30 points for Chicago, which was coming off encouraging victories over Boston and Milwaukee. Zach LaVine had 27 points, and Nikola Vucevic finished with 13 points and 13 rebounds.

Gilgeous-Alexander stars as Thunder beat Bulls 123-119 in OT
Blackhawks

Dach returns to Chicago, helps Montreal win 3-2 in shootout

Chicago collected a point, but dropped its season-high sixth straight game. Traded from Chicago before the NHL draft, Dach beat goaltender Arvid Soderblom with a wrist shot, then held his right hand to his ear as the crowd booed.

Dach returns to Chicago, helps Montreal win 3-2 in shootout
Illinois Politics

Illinois legislators to decide whether to end cash bail

One of Illinois' most comprehensive — and contentious — pieces of legislation is scheduled for another cleanup, after it was both venerated and vilified during the fall election campaign. This is legislators' last chance to finalize details before major parts of the package take effect Jan. 1.

Illinois legislators to decide whether to end cash bail
Chicago News

2 killed, 8 hospitalized in fiery, wrong-way Chicago crash

Six adults and two children, a 10-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl, were hospitalized as a result of injuries from the wreck, police said Thursday morning. All were listed in either fair or good condition.

2 killed, 8 hospitalized in fiery, wrong-way Chicago crash
Bulls

DeRozan scores 36, Bulls down Bucks 118-113

Chicago began the week with a 6-10 record and having lost four straight but has now beaten the NBA's top two teams. The Bulls ended Boston's nine-game winning streak on Monday.

DeRozan scores 36, Bulls down Bucks 118-113
Business

FAA: Construction can start on new O'Hare terminals

Construction can begin on new passenger terminals at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport following the completion of an environmental review, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

FAA: Construction can start on new O'Hare terminals