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Two Dead, Six Injured in Weekend Violence
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Two Dead, Six Injured in Weekend Violence

Violence struck Chicago early this weekend with two fatal shootings before 10 a.m. Saturday. At least six other people were injured in shootings across the city in addition to the two fatal incidents. Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
Police: Masked Man Invades Mother's Home Near Peoria

Police: Masked Man Invades Mother's Home Near Peoria

A 27-year-old knife-wielding man who broke into his mother's home in central Illinois and tied her up in an... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Man Charged in Fatal Stabbing at Northwest Indiana Bar

Man Charged in Fatal Stabbing at Northwest Indiana Bar

A Hammond, Ind., man was charged with murder in the stabbing death of 28-year-old Joshua Headley at a bar in... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
8 Places to Unwind After Shamrock Shuffle

8 Places to Unwind After Shamrock Shuffle

After the Shamrock Shuffle, you've earned a break! Here are 8 places to kick off your running shoes and unwind after... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Rahm, Chuy Cross Paths in Crucial Weekend for Early Voting

Rahm, Chuy Cross Paths in Crucial Weekend for Early Voting

As Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Jesus "Chuy" Garcia hit the streets for a big weekend of early voting and... Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
Bison to Graze on Restored Grassland South of Chicago

Bison to Graze on Restored Grassland South of Chicago

A small herd of around two dozen bison could be grazing on restored grassland south of Chicago as soon as this fall... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
California Mayor Bans City Travel to Indiana

California Mayor Bans City Travel to Indiana

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee has banned all publicly funded travel to Indiana after the state's governor, Mike... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Cardinal George Admitted to Loyola Hospital Again

Cardinal George Admitted to Loyola Hospital Again

Cardinal Francis George was readmitted to Loyola University Medical Center Saturday after being released earlier... Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
Two Charged in Near West Side Convenience Store Robbery

Two Charged in Near West Side Convenience Store Robbery

Two men have been charged in the robbery of a 7-11 store on the city's Near West Side early Friday morning. Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
Cool and Rainy for Shamrock Shuffle

Cool and Rainy for Shamrock Shuffle

There will be a chance for rain when the race kicks off at 8:30 a.m., and the possibility for showers will increase... Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
Man Injured in Stabbing at Skokie Bar

Man Injured in Stabbing at Skokie Bar

A 52-year-old man was hospitalized after a stabbing incident at Skokie House Bar Friday night. Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
Two Shot at South Loop Nightclub

Two Shot at South Loop Nightclub

One man was killed and an innocent bystander was wounded in a shooting in Riff Music Lounge in the South Loop early... Watch »

Mar 28, 2015
A Look Back: Emanuel, Garcia Have Long Histories in Politics

A Look Back: Emanuel, Garcia Have Long Histories in Politics

Imagine Rahm Emanuel as a young political operative. Then picture Jesus Garcia as a novice candidate. Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Father of Girl Murdered in Foster Care Blaming Doctor

Father of Girl Murdered in Foster Care Blaming Doctor

A northwest suburban psychiatrist is one of several people being sued in lawsuit filed Friday over the 2011... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Cubs Hit 4 Homers Off Samardzija in Win Over White Sox

Cubs Hit 4 Homers Off Samardzija in Win Over White Sox

Facing his former team, Jeff Samardzija gave up two-run homers to Jorge Soler and Chris Coghlan and solo shots to... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Garcia to Emanuel in Debate:

Garcia to Emanuel in Debate: "You Are Not The King"

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's challenger blasted the former White House chief of staff Thursday, accusing him of... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Suburban Youth Pastor Charged With Stealing Donations

Suburban Youth Pastor Charged With Stealing Donations

A youth pastor at a west suburban church stole more than $400 worth of voucher cards that were supposed to be... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Governor's Son on Twitter

Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Governor's Son on Twitter

A Milwaukee man has pleaded guilty to threatening Gov. Scott Walker's adult son on Twitter. Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Police Investigate String of Convenience Store Robberies

Police Investigate String of Convenience Store Robberies

Two people arrested after a police chase ended near Chicago‚Äôs Hanson Park Friday morning may have been involved in a... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Baby of Bali Murder Suspect Sick With Jaundice

Baby of Bali Murder Suspect Sick With Jaundice

New mom Heather Mack spent Friday with her newborn daughter, Stella, at a pediatric clinic in Bali. Read »

Mar 27, 2015

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