Are You Registered To Vote? - News With Mary DixonThis Sunday is your last day to register to vote in Illinois with an online application. Early voting expands around Illinois on Monday ... Donald Trump is telling supporters he'll accept a 'clear election result' but reserves his right to file a legal challenge if he loses to Hillary Clinton on November 8th ... Chicago firefighters have been putting out a five-alarm fire at a tire shop in the Little Village neighborhood near 26th and Western ... British American Tobacco is offering to buy Reynolds American in a deal that would create the world's biggest publicly traded tobacco company ... The NFL is re-opening its investigation into domestic violence allegations against New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown ... the Cubs are bringing the NLCS home to Chicago with a 3-2 lead after beating the Dodgers, 8-to-4 ... so the Magic Number is 5. But it's really 1. But it's really 5. Also, the Bears lost in Green Bay. Scattered rain early today, and then clear skies and temperatures in the low-50s.
Peter Himmelman Gets Caught Napping By Lin Brehmer [Watch]For this very revealing interview, I climbed into bed with Peter Himmelman.
The Who Friday Feature!This Friday Feature will celebrate the music of The Who!
Hear Songs From Jim James & More New Music ThursdayBruce Springsteen, Jason Isbell, Irma Thomas, Mavis Staples & Warren Haynes have all contributed to: The Musical Mojo of Dr.John: celebrating Mac and his Music and we’ll share their covers.
Trump On Accepting Will Of The People: We'll See - News With Mary DixonA few jaw droppers if you were flipping between baseball and the debate last night: Donald Trump saying he'll keep us in suspense on whether he'll accept the results of next month's election ... a prospect Hillary Clinton calls horrifying and Republican Senator Jeff Flake says is 'beyond the pale.' ... The Republican National Committee spokesman says the party will accept the results of the general election even if their nominee won't ... The Cubs won. Their bats came alive --- Russell and Rizzo homered -- and they tied up the NLCS by beating the Dodgers 10 to 2 ... The CTU's House of Delegates has approved a new four-year contract, which goes to the rank-and-file next week ... The legendary co-founder of Chicago's Chess Records has died. Phil Chess and his brother Leonard were the first to record Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Etta James and more at 2120 South Michigan Avenue ... An LA jury has found former Bulls star Derrick Rose not liable of gang raping a former girlfriend ... The long wait is over for Cleveland ... they're going to the World Series for the first time in 19 years ... The Bears play in Green Bay tonight ... Cloudy and cooler today, with temperatures in the upper-50s and a slight chance of rain south of the city.
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Dr. John & Bruce Springsteen, Kings of Leon, CRX - New Noise at Nine. Thursday October 20, 2016Musical mojo from Dr. John & Springsteen collaboration, The Strokes' Nick Valensi's side project, and solo Jim James among The Best of New Music Thursday.
Phil Collins Reveals His 14 Year Beef With Paul McCartney“He has this thing when he’s talking to you, where he makes you feel [like], ‘I know this must be hard for you because I’m a Beatle."
Start Time For Game 6 & 7 Of NLCS RevealedWe'll be waiting with eager anticipation for the Cubs return to Wrigley Field.
Get Early Access To Roger Waters TicketsWaters will be performing at the United Center on July 22 & 23.
Anthony Rizzo Is So Gosh Darn Polite - Apologizes To Umpire"Come on, you’re good, bro."
The Flat Five On This Sunday Night's Local Anesthetic!Drummer Alex Hall and bassist Casey McDonough join me to talk about and spin tunes from "It's a World of Love and Hope" this Sunday night at 7:30.

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Weird Al Moderates Presidential Debate on 'Bad Hombres, Nasty Women'Clinton and Trump's vocals are Autotuned for your listening pleasure.
Prince Greatest Hits Album, 'Purple Rain' Deluxe Edition on the WayA remastered 'Purple Rain' deluxe edition is also slated for release early next year. The set will include a second album of previously unreleased material.
Trent Reznor on New Nine Inch Nails Record: 'Things are Getting Good'"Things are going good and when we have something we think is excellent we will unleash it on the world," Reznor said.
Dr. John & Bruce Springsteen, Kings of Leon, CRX - New Noise at Nine. Thursday October 20, 2016Musical mojo from Dr. John & Springsteen collaboration, The Strokes' Nick Valensi's side project, and solo Jim James among The Best of New Music Thursday.
Blink-182 Trade Themselves in for Nude Women in 'What's My Age Again?' RemakeIt's actually a clever new music video for their single "She's Out of Her Mind."
Bob Dylan Kind of Acknowledges Nobel PrizeAn update to his website is a nod in the right direction.


Step Into the Dark Step into the dark on Saturday, October 29; there’s plenty of places to hide…Enter for your chance to see Nikki Lane and special guest DJs at the Chicago Athletic Association's Annual Halloween Party. Festivities include DJs, pop-up bars, Palm reading by Principe Palmistry and tarot by Weeping Eye and an Aura experience from Radiant Human. Must be 21+ 
Win A Free Download Of Kings Of Leon’s New Album ‘Walls’Enter to win a digital copy of Kings of Leon's latest album, 'Walls'! 
Win A Free Download Of Jimmy Eat World’s New Album ‘Integrity Blues’Enter for your chance to win a digital copy of Jimmy Eat World's 'Integrity Blues' album! 
Win Warren Miller Film Passes & A Ski TripEnter for your chance to win passes to see Warren Miller's 'Here, There & Everywhere'. One grand prize winner will receive a ski trip to Boyne Highlands. 
Win Tickets To See Frank TurnerEnter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Frank Turner at the House of Blues on January 22 or 23.
Win A Trip To Las Vegas For New Year’sRing in the New Year's with Sting and The Weeknd in Las Vegas!

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