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$900K Bond for Man Charged in Accidental Hyde Park Shooting

$900K Bond for Man Charged in Accidental Hyde Park Shooting

Police believe that the shooting happened when the men were playing with the gun. Read »

36 minutes ago
Police: Man Dies After Falling 18 Floors from Streeterville Hotel

Police: Man Dies After Falling 18 Floors from Streeterville Hotel

This is the second incident this year of someone falling out of an 18th-floor window at the Double Tree Hotel in... Read »

29 minutes ago
Up to 32 Horses Die in Woodstock Stable Fire

Up to 32 Horses Die in Woodstock Stable Fire

Firefighters believe only five horses out of 37 survived the blaze at family-owned horse boarding facility Valley... Read »

2 hours ago
Police Warn of Robberies in Lake View

Police Warn of Robberies in Lake View

In two cases, the robbers approached the victims from behind and used force, or threatened to use force, to take... Read »

2 hours ago
Immigrants Urged to Take Advantage of Obama Action at Chicago Rally

Immigrants Urged to Take Advantage of Obama Action at Chicago Rally

Rep. Luis Gutierrez challenged Chicago's immigrant community to "set the standard" at a rally at Benito... Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Danault to Make NHL Debut as Blackhawks Take on Oilers

Danault to Make NHL Debut as Blackhawks Take on Oilers

Antti Raanta will get his first start in net since Oct. 25, but the big story for the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday... Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Party Bus 'Engulfed in Flames' on I-294

Party Bus 'Engulfed in Flames' on I-294

Only the driver was on the bus, and nobody was hurt when the vehicle caught fire on the Tristate Tollway. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Girl, 14, Missing from Northwest Side

Girl, 14, Missing from Northwest Side

Demarys Gonzalez was last seen Thursday night wearing Cookie Monster pajamas. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
3 Arrested in Suburban Drug House Investigation

3 Arrested in Suburban Drug House Investigation

Three men were arrested on drug and weapon charges following an investigation into a suspected drug house in Beach... Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Man Charged in Accidental Shooting Death in Hyde Park

Man Charged in Accidental Shooting Death in Hyde Park

Police believe the men were playing with the gun when it accidentally went off, shooting one man in the head. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Woman Charged After Striking Girl, 10, in Hit-and-Run

Woman Charged After Striking Girl, 10, in Hit-and-Run

Julia Ann Rastelli was charged with drunken driving after hitting a 10-year-old girl in suburban Riverside. Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Rain, Warmer Temperatures This Weekend

Rain, Warmer Temperatures This Weekend

A rainy and warmer weekend is ahead followed by colder temperatures and a chance for light snow on Monday. Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Bicyclist Struck By 2 Vehicles on Lake Shore Drive

Bicyclist Struck By 2 Vehicles on Lake Shore Drive

The bicyclist was struck on Lake Shore Drive near Belmont and was critically injured. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Man Shot While Driving on I-57 on South Side

Man Shot While Driving on I-57 on South Side

The man was shot early Saturday morning while driving northbound between 99th and Halsted. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Dramatic Video Released in Tragic Oak Lawn Crash

Dramatic Video Released in Tragic Oak Lawn Crash

Dramatic video was released Friday of a tragic crash in Oak Lawn that left three people dead and injured several... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Teen With Cancer Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

Teen With Cancer Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

A 19-year-old delivery driver diagnosed with cancer claims he was fired from his job at a suburban Chicago... Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Suit: Woman Tasered 12 Times at McDonald's Drive-Thru

Suit: Woman Tasered 12 Times at McDonald's Drive-Thru

A woman filed a federal lawsuit Friday, claiming she was Tased a dozen times by Des Plaines police officers as she... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
TSA Offers Rare Look at Baggage Screening Process

TSA Offers Rare Look at Baggage Screening Process

Ever wonder what happens to your luggage after it gets checked at the airport? The first leg of a suitcase’s journey... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

While shopping for the holidays typically includes searching for the season’s hottest toys, gadgets, clothes, and... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

Newly released 911 tapes suggest that when a call came in early Tuesday, stating that a plane had crashed into a... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014

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