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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 06:19 PM CST

CPD Thanks Officers Who Helped Cubs Fans Celebrate

CPD Thanks Officers Who Helped Cubs Fans Celebrate

The Chicago Police Department on Wednesday released a tribute video thanking the many officers who worked to help Cubs fans celebrate the team's World Series win.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 11:54 PM CST

Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan Plans Permanent Shut Down

Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan Plans Permanent Shut Down

A nuclear power plant with a recent history of reported leaks and shutdowns is expected to power down permanently in late 2018.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 11:27 PM CST

1 Killed, 3 Injured in Shooting, Crash in Englewood

1 Killed, 3 Injured in Shooting, Crash in Englewood

A man was killed and three people, including a young child, were injured in a crash caused by a shooting Thursday afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 04:56 PM CST

Death of 1-Month-Old Boy in Englewood Ruled Homicide

Death of 1-Month-Old Boy in Englewood Ruled Homicide

The death of a 1-month-old boy Wednesday afternoon in the South Side Englewood neighborhood has been ruled a homicide.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 04:10 PM CST

Group Offers Reward to Fight Dog Fighting in DuPage County

Group Offers Reward to Fight Dog Fighting in DuPage County

The Illinois State Crime Commission hopes that a $5,000 reward will prompt people with information about dog fighting will come forward.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 04:02 PM CST

GOP’s ‘Boss Madigan’ Site Now Targeting Chris Kennedy

GOP’s ‘Boss Madigan’ Site Now Targeting Chris Kennedy

Illinois Republicans added potential gubernatorial candidate Chris Kennedy to a growing list of Democrats targeted on their “Boss Madigan” blog, which attacks House Speaker Michael Madigan’s “web of influence”...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 11:58 PM CST

Several Inches of Snow Possible by Next Week in Chicago Area

Several Inches of Snow Possible by Next Week in Chicago Area

Get your shovels ready Chicago!

The area could see some serious snow this weekend, with several inches of accumulation possible by the beginning of next week.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 03:26 PM CST

Comptroller Mendoza Puts State Employee Bonuses on Hold

Comptroller Mendoza Puts State Employee Bonuses on Hold

Comptroller Susana Mendoza announced Wednesday that she would prioritize payments to the state’s “most vulnerable” ahead of promised bonuses for state employees as the state continues to operate without a...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 03:16 PM CST

New Documentary on Cubs Fandom to Air Thursday Night

New Documentary on Cubs Fandom to Air Thursday Night

The Chicago Cubs players may have gotten to celebrate on the field and in the locker room after their World Series win, but for fans of the team, the emotions were even higher, as a new documentary perfectly...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 08:30 PM CST

3 Killed in 40-Vehicle Pileup on Slick Michigan Interstate

3 Killed in 40-Vehicle Pileup on Slick Michigan Interstate

Authorities say three people have died and 11 others are hurt following a pileup on a snow-slickened Interstate 96 near Lansing, Michigan. Lt. Eric Sanborn of the Livingston County Sheriff Department confirmed...

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