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North Park Business Sues Husband, Wife For Negative Yelp Review
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North Park Business Sues Husband, Wife For Negative Yelp Review

A North Park neighborhood business is suing a husband and wife for writing a negative review on Yelp, accusing the couple of libel. Read »

2 hours ago
Blackhawks Acquire Flyers' Defenseman Kimmo Timonen

Blackhawks Acquire Flyers' Defenseman Kimmo Timonen

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired defenseman Kimmo Timonen from the Philadelphia Flyers, the team announced... Read »

4 hours ago
Suburban Man Provided Fatal Dose of ‘

Suburban Man Provided Fatal Dose of ‘"SASS" to Woman

A north suburban man is facing drug-induced homicide charges for allegedly providing the fatal dose of the... Read »

5 hours ago
Kankakee Man Living in Squalor With 13-Year-Old Faces Child Porn Charges

Kankakee Man Living in Squalor With 13-Year-Old Faces Child Porn...

A Kankakee County man faces child pornography charges after a search of his home turned up images on computers and... Read »

6 hours ago
Teen Charged in Mom's Bali Murder is Suicidal

Teen Charged in Mom's Bali Murder is Suicidal

There is a new concern about the pregnant Chicago teenager accused of killing her mother at a posh resort in Bali. Watch »

5 hours ago
Judge Denies No-Contact Order For Teacher Against Student Who Allegedly Posted Online Threats

Judge Denies No-Contact Order For Teacher Against Student Who Allegedly...

A southwest suburban Chicago teacher’s no-contact order against a student who she says threatened her life on social... Watch »

2 hours ago
New Loews Chicago Hotel Opens Monday

New Loews Chicago Hotel Opens Monday

The new Loews Hotel in Streeterville opens Monday, March 2. Watch »

4 hours ago
Fire Officials: Man Killed in Crash on South Side

Fire Officials: Man Killed in Crash on South Side

A man in a stolen car was killed in a crash with a semi truck Friday afternoon in the Ashburn neighborhood on the... Watch »

5 hours ago
Rep. Schock  Reimbursed Costs For Lavish Decor

Rep. Schock Reimbursed Costs For Lavish Decor

Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock repaid $40,000 from his personal checking account for redecorations to his congressional... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Ald. Deb Mell Avoids Runoff by Mere Two Votes

Ald. Deb Mell Avoids Runoff by Mere Two Votes

The notion that every vote counts rang true for Northwest Side Ald. Deb Mell Friday as she avoided a predicted... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

A southwest suburban teacher has been charged with sexually assaulting a 17-year-old female student at the school... Watch »

5 hours ago
Gov. Rauner: I'm

Gov. Rauner: I'm "Staying Out" of Mayor's Race

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says he's "staying out of" the Chicago mayor's race. Read »

Feb 27, 2015

Loews Hotel Chicago

New Loews Chicago Hotel opens March 2 View »

Feb 27, 2015
Baby Gorilla Born at Lincoln Park Zoo

Baby Gorilla Born at Lincoln Park Zoo

A female baby gorilla was born Tuesday at Lincoln Park Zoo. Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Company Gives Up One of Its Medical Marijuana Licenses

Company Gives Up One of Its Medical Marijuana Licenses

The first casualty in the Illinois Medical Marijuana contest is apparently official. Green Thumb Industries, which... Watch »

5 hours ago
Quinn Delivers First Speech Since Leaving Office

Quinn Delivers First Speech Since Leaving Office

Quinn says consumers should be aware of their protections in the marketplace and have their voice heard. Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Go Inside Chicago's New Loews Hotel

Go Inside Chicago's New Loews Hotel

The new Streeterville hotel is inspired by a poem. NBC Chicago's LeeAnn Trotter reports. Watch »

Feb 27, 2015
Garcia Opposes Using Park Land For Obama Library

Garcia Opposes Using Park Land For Obama Library

Opposition puts another wedge between Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia and Mayor Rahm... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
More Snow, Cold Head for Chicago

More Snow, Cold Head for Chicago

Chicagoans ... steel yourselves. There's more snow and more cold headed for the city and suburbs this weekend into... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Photographer Not Guilty of Taking Baby Eagles

Photographer Not Guilty of Taking Baby Eagles

A jury deadlocked during Steve Patterson's first trial last October, although most jurors voted to convict him. Read »

Feb 27, 2015

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