Thu04242014

Derrick Rose Reminds Us That 'Basketball Is Everything' In New Adidas Ad (VIDEO)

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NBA star Derrick Rose is showing the world just how committed he is to the game of basketball in a flashy new ad for Adidas.

Released on Tuesday, the TV spot -- an ad for the company's new line of "D Rose 4" shoes -- shows the Chicago Bulls point guard flaunting his glitzy lifestyle before getting down to business on the basketball court.

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Chicago Takes Over Boston Website For One Day As Mayors Make Good On Stanley Cup Wager (VIDEO)

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    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel smugging it up on the city of Boston's website Wednesday.

    "Hello Boston. You have no idea how glad I am to speak to you."

    Those words -- and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's supremely satisfied gloat -- are greeting Bostonians all Wednesday long.

    A little more than four months after the Chicago Blackhawks cinched

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    CTA Blue Line Train Crash: Commute Resumes In Chicago After 'Ghost Train' Collision

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    FOREST PARK, Ill. -- The morning commute was mainly running smoothly a day after an empty, unmanned commuter train slammed into another at a suburban Chicago station, injuring dozens of passengers.

    The Chicago Transit Authority train connecting Chicago's western suburbs with downtown and O'Hare International Airport was operating on a single-track

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    Rep. Greg Harris Helps Fix Cook County's Obamacare Program

    Cook County's early experiment with Obamacare through its waiver-based "CountyCare" Medicaid program has been faltering in the delivery of a key benefit - substance abuse treatment.

    The problem has prompted State Rep. Greg Harris (D-Chicago) and the Illinois Division of Alcohol and Substance Abuse to intervene to provide a solution.

    Part of the

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    Dana Holmes Suing LaSalle County Over Likely Illegal Strip-Search After DUI Arrest

    Dana Holmes Suing LaSalle County Over Likely Illegal Strip-Search After DUI Arrest

    A 32-year-old Illinois woman filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that LaSalle County officers illegally strip-searched her and left her nude in a jail cell.

    According to ABC Chicago, Dana Holmes was arrested in May on a DUI charge and brought into a county jail where a security camera captured four sheriff's officers -- three men and one women --

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