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WBBM-TV news anchor Randy Salerno was killed in a snowmobiling accident last night. Chicagoans welcomed Salerno into their homes for years, first at WGN-TV and currently weekday mornings on WBBM-TV. Share your thoughts of Randy with us.

Would you never even consider putting up a real tree? Can't live without the smell of a fresh-cut tree in your home each year? Whatever the reason, we want to know why you choose to put up a real or fake tree. Read about environmental gifts in today's lifestyles section.

We want to hear about your "Black Friday" shopping experience. What's that must-have item you couldn't find today? Discover a hot item for a cheap price? Didn't even bother tackling the holiday crowds today? Tell us about it ...

As reported in the Sun-Times today, police Thursday released portions of an essay used to charge a Cary-Grove High School student with disorderly conduct, leaving several experts puzzled at an arrest based on such schoolwork.

Asked to write about whatever he wanted in a creative writing class, would-be Marine and honors student Allen Lee, 18, described a violent dream in which he shot people and then "had sex with the dead bodies.''

But then he immediately dismissed the idea as a mere joke, writing, "not really, but it would be funny if I did.''

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