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Linda Gail Lewis and Robbie Fulks have teamed up on a shrewd, witty album that's a throwback to the earliest era of rock n' roll — but it's not pickled in nostalgia.

Wed 8/22 @ 7-9PM This year’s Summer in the City series of free concerts at the Rock Hall wraps up its season with Sarah Shook... READ MORE

It really does come as something of a surprise that Sarah Shook didn’t grow up immersed in country music. Listening to the North Carolina based singer-songwriter’s sophomore album Years, you’d be forgiven for assuming that she grew up in honky-tonks and started mainlining country sounds from birth rather than coming to it later in life as she apparently did. Shook’s catchy, relatable songwriting embodies the…

CHICAGO -- A stalled Metra train at Union Station blocked track access to three train lines Monday during the evening commute, according to officials.
Around 4:30 p.m., Metra said a Southwest Service train blocked all tracks on the south end of Union Station due to a mechanical failure.
Inbound and outbound trains on Metra BNSF, Southwest Service and Heritage Corridor lines were stopped while commuters were trying to get home causing overcrowding at Union Station.

While the company continues to dismiss its distractors, its ever-shifting offerings are alienating customers who paid thousands of dollars to join and now feel they aren't getting what they paid for. Some of now filing lawsuits.

The Arctic permafrost really should stay frozen. In many places it's been frozen for tens of thousands of years, locking away greenhouse gasses and ancient diseases.

Much like the ever-changing colors of its namesake, “Mood Ring” is a rap song with no fixed state

Michelle Zauner reflects on missing her mother while wandering the Korean supermarket

CHICAGO -- One young Drake fan's birthday wish came true this weekend after a video she posted gained popularity.
Sophia Sanchez, a patient at Lurie Children's Hospital, got a surprise visit from the artist after a video she posted of her doing the "KiKi Challenge" was shared on social media.
Meeting Drake was just one of Sophia's birthday wishes. She's waiting for a heart transplant, so she hopes to get a new heart soon.

An inexpensive finger-prick test can quickly and accurately detect the presence of a life-damaging parasite in pregnant women, according to a recent study conducted in Chicago and Morocco. closed at $46,500 today on GoDaddy auctions. After last week’s flurry of information on, it will be interesting to see if GoDaddy needs to take a haircut here. Will the buyer get the wire in on time? This could be a new gameshow for every high priced auction close on GoDaddy. There is …

“Many synthetic cannabinoids are already illegal, but by broadening the criteria, we ensure that they can’t be made legal by small and potentially deadly changes to their chemical formulas,” said state Sen. Jacqueline Collins.

These 66 fast-growing companies use a domain name for their company name. A handful of domain name companies made this year’s Inc 5000 list. Additionally, I noticed that some great domain names were the names of a few of the top companies, including at #9 and at #19. So I decided to search …

FULLERTON, Calif. – After police saw a man passed out while waiting in a Fullerton McDonald's drive-thru, officers found and seized 96 grams of methamphetamine in his possession early Saturday.
Officers spotted the man passed out while behind the wheel of the vehicle at about 2:34 a.m., police said in an Instagram post. They discovered the 96 grams of methamphetamine inside the glove compartment.

The former owner of the 9,000-square-foot mansion was Eric Malka, the cofounder and chief executive of The Art of Shaving

More scientists will be on hand next month to examine specimens and artifacts brought in by visitors, including staff specializing in zoology, paleontology, geology, ichthyology (also known as fish science) and more.