United Center Pays Tribute To Kobe Bryant

The United Center honored Kobe Bryant Sunday night, after the LA Lakers legend was tragically killed along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others in a helicopter crash. Fog is being blamed for the crash with an investigation in progress.
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Commercial Free Thursday

Commercial Free Thursday on US*99!

Every Thursday, US*99 goes COMMERCIAL FREE for 24 hours!
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Chicago CTA, subway, public transportation

Jason Does the 'No Pants Subway Ride'

Our very own Jason became a true Chicagoan this weekend and used public transportation for the first time, but he did it in his underwear!
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Breaking News, Scotty Kay, US*99 Morning Show, Coyote

WATCH: Scotty Kay Went Out to Keep Chicago Safe From Coyotes!

Scotty Kay from the US*99 Morning Show went out to Millennium Park this morning to help keep Chicago safe from the coyote infestation!
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Pope Francis, Catholic Church, Religion, The Pope

Pope Francis Has Already Had to Deliver an Apology in 2020

It's only the second day of 2020 and Pope Francis has already had to apologize for slapping a woman's hand to free himself from her grip while greeting people in St. Peter's Square on New Year's Eve.
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Christmas, Ugly Sweater, Party, Holiday

Today is National Ugly Sweater Day!

TODAY IS NATIONAL UGLY SWEATER DAY! This national day has grown to be an international event, celebrated all over the world since 2011.
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A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood poster

CLASSIC CINEMAS - Kasper reviews 'A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood'

Lloyd Vogel is an investigative journalist who receives an assignment to profile Fred Rogers, aka Mr. Rogers. He approaches the interview with skepticism, as he finds it hard to believe that anyone can have such a good nature. But Roger's empathy, kindness and decency soon chips away at Vogel's...
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salt truck

Chicago Park District Salt Truck Slides into Lake Michigan, Workers Barely Escape

This is as close of a call as they come! A Chicago Park District salt truck slid into Lake Michigan near Oak Street Beach Wednesday morning- the driver and passenger managed to escape the vehicle just as it sunk into the water. This footage is insane! Crazy video: Watch as Park district truck...
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US99 staff with check for St. Jude


THANK YOU CHICAGO for raising $782,643 for St. Jude!! Thanks to your generosity and support over the past two days we are now one step closer to ENDING childhood cancer once and for all!! ------------------------------------ St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is a magical place of hope and it is...
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Chicago, Parking, Snow, Dibs

Winter Parking Ban Is Officially in Effect in Chicago

Hundreds of people woke up yesterday morning to find that their car had been towed, possibly forgetting that the Chicago winter parking ban started overnight at 3 am.
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