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Bishop Cupich 1 on 1

Bishop Cupich 1 on 1

Mary Ann Ahern sits down with Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, the next Chicago Archbishop. Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Jared Allen Speaks About Peterson Case

Jared Allen Speaks About Peterson Case

Chicago Bears defensive end and former Minnesota Viking, Jared Allen, spoke out about the allegations... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Ratliff, McClellin Ruled Out for Jets Game

Ratliff, McClellin Ruled Out for Jets Game

The Chicago Bears' injuries keep piling up. Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Blaze at West Side Church

Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Blaze at West Side Church

An extra-alarm blaze was sparked at a West Side church Saturday morning. Read »

Sep 20, 2014
1 Dead, 14 Wounded in Overnight Chicago Shootings

1 Dead, 14 Wounded in Overnight Chicago Shootings

A teen boy was killed and at least 14 others, including a 12-year-old boy, were wounded in overnight... Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Illinois Governor Candidates Trade Jabs

Illinois Governor Candidates Trade Jabs

The Illinois governor's race continues to heat up. Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Cupich Introduced as Next Chicago Archbishop

Cupich Introduced as Next Chicago Archbishop

Pope Francis on Saturday appointed Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, the next Chicago Archbishop. Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Severe Weather Moves Through Chicago Area

Severe Weather Moves Through Chicago Area

Storms could bring small hail and damaging winds. Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Jesse White Tumbler Killed in Old Town Shooting

Jesse White Tumbler Killed in Old Town Shooting

Police say 16-year-old Devonshay Lofton was standing on a sidewalk in the 1300 block of North Cleveland when... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Dodgers Throttle Cubs 14-5

Dodgers Throttle Cubs 14-5

Clayton Kershaw became the majors' first 20-game winner and A.J. Ellis hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the Los... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Stranded Suburban Firefighters Return From Cabo

Stranded Suburban Firefighters Return From Cabo

Hoffman Estates firefighters, family, stuck in Cabo following Hurricane. Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
White Sox Eliminate Rays From Playoff Contention

White Sox Eliminate Rays From Playoff Contention

Jose Quintana pitched into the eighth inning and Avisail Garcia had a two-run double to lead the Chicago White... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Opinion: How Rahm Failed on Obama High School

Opinion: How Rahm Failed on Obama High School

The Obama College Prep blow-up speaks to Emanuel's shaky standing within Chicago's black community—a crucial... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Durbin, Oberweis See Eye to Eye on Obama's ISIS Plan

Durbin, Oberweis See Eye to Eye on Obama's ISIS Plan

Illinois' Dick Durbin, the second-ranking Democrat in the U.S. Senate who was in the minority of senators... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
4 Charged in Murder of 9-Year-Old Chicago Boy

4 Charged in Murder of 9-Year-Old Chicago Boy

Police say Antonio Smith was shot by a documented gang member who believed he was trying to warn two other men. Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Brandon Marshall to Appear on

Brandon Marshall to Appear on "A Football Life" Friday

Chicago Bears wide receiver has been an outspoken advocate for mental health awareness and a brash player on... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Most Important Blackhawks: #10 Duncan Keith

Most Important Blackhawks: #10 Duncan Keith

The Chicago Blackhawks have plenty of important players who will suit up for them this season, and we... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Cook County Begins 24-Hour Tracking of Juvenile Offenders

Cook County Begins 24-Hour Tracking of Juvenile Offenders

Change in policy prompted by 17-year-old teen accused of sexual assaulting pregnant woman while on home monitoring. Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Chicago Bridge Lifts: Sept. 20 Through Nov. 15

Chicago Bridge Lifts: Sept. 20 Through Nov. 15

Lifts accommodate recreational boats returning to their storage yards as the summer boating season comes to an end. Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Body of Missing Illinois Boater Found in Kenosha County

Body of Missing Illinois Boater Found in Kenosha County

The search on Silver Lake began Tuesday night after family members reported the 66-year-old McHenry, Illinois... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
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