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Prosecutors Investigating if Chicago Cop Tainted Other Convictions

Prosecutors Investigating if Chicago Cop Tainted Other Convictions

The Cook County state's attorney is investigating whether a former Chicago police sergeant tainted far more convictions than those he has been held accountable for.

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By McKayla Braid

10 Places to Get Paczkis on Fat Tuesday

Celebrate Fat Tuesday right with some paczki, which is pronounced poonch-kee....View gallery

  • Cafe Vienna
  • Bohemian House
  • Delightful Pastries
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 12:03 AM CST

Fly the Furry Skies—Are More Animals Than Ever Packing America’s Planes?

Fly the Furry Skies—Are More Animals Than Ever Packing America’s Planes?

Ever find yourself sitting next to a marmoset on a cross-country flight? How about a turkey? A chicken? Maybe even a duck?

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:36 PM CST

Family Pleads For Woman's Return After Her Disappearance

Family Pleads For Woman's Return After Her Disappearance

A family is looking for answers after a young mother of two left her Chicago home Tuesday and hasn’t been seen since.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 08:30 PM CST

San Diego Flight to Chicago Diverted Due to Turbulence

San Diego Flight to Chicago Diverted Due to Turbulence

A San Diego flight heading to Chicago was diverted Monday afternoon due to turbulence.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:16 PM CST

Suburban Students Appear in Racial Slur-Laden Video

Suburban Students Appear in Racial Slur-Laden Video

A Naperville high school Monday was investigating a racially “insensitive” social media post involving two students, a school official confirmed.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 07:39 PM CST

Man’s Body Pulled From Chicago River in Loop

Man’s Body Pulled From Chicago River in Loop

A man’s body was recovered Sunday evening from the Chicago River in the Loop.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 06:54 PM CST

Emmett Till's Relatives Plea for New Investigation

Emmett Till's Relatives Plea for New Investigation

There is a call for a new investigation into the 1955 murder of Emmett Till. Till's relatives and community leaders made an emotional plea, in light of new revelations in the case that surfaced last month. ...

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 06:42 PM CST

Jesse Jackson Jr. Speaks Publicly About Divorce for 1st Time

Jesse Jackson Jr. Speaks Publicly About Divorce for 1st Time

For the first time since Jesse Jackson Jr. was released from prison, the ex-congressman spoke publicly about his time behind bars and his highly-publicized divorce case.

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 05:52 PM CST

Dems Invite Guests to Send Message During Trump Speech

Dems Invite Guests to Send Message During Trump Speech

As President Donald Trump prepares to make his first address to a Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, some local Democrats are inviting guests to highlight their opposition to his agenda.

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