As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block is on indefinite hiatus. The site will remain up in archive form while we evaluate our options, which may include a redesign or sale.
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Sunday, December 4
On Sunday, DirecTV customers may find that they're no longer able to watch WGN and other Tribune television properties, as the contract between the companies expires Saturday with no resolution in sight.