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Police Supt. McCarthy: 'We Will Not Relent'

Police Supt. McCarthy: 'We Will Not Relent'

Nearing the end of a particularly violent Fourth of July weekend, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said his department "will not relent." Watch »

Jul 5, 2015

Your Photos: Grateful Dead at Soldier Field

The Grateful Dead played three farewell shows at Chicago's Soldier Field July 3-5, 2015. View »

Jul 5, 2015
Cubs/Sox Doubleheader a Baseball Lover's Dream

Cubs/Sox Doubleheader a Baseball Lover's Dream

Thanks to some ideal scheduling, fans were able to check out the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox in home games... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Report: Wisc. Prison Guard Suspended for Obama Post

Report: Wisc. Prison Guard Suspended for Obama Post

A Wisconsin prison guard has served a one-day suspension for a joke on Facebook about President Barack Obama and... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Bond Set at $100K for Serial Stowaway After 2 More Arrests

Bond Set at $100K for Serial Stowaway After 2 More Arrests

A judge set bond for the woman known as the "serial stowaway" at $100,000 Sunday after the woman was... Watch »

Jul 5, 2015
Brother of White Sox Eaton Surprises Him on Field

Brother of White Sox Eaton Surprises Him on Field

The brother of White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton surprised him on the field before Saturday's game in an emotional... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Bryant's Grand Slam, 2 Homers Lead Cubs Over Marlins

Bryant's Grand Slam, 2 Homers Lead Cubs Over Marlins

Bryant hit two early homers and drove in six runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the Miami Marlins. Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Man Charged With Burning Four People in Acid Attack

Man Charged With Burning Four People in Acid Attack

A 61-year-old West Side man has been charged with throwing acid on two adults and two children during an argument in... Watch »

Jul 5, 2015
Man Shot Blocks From Navy Pier Following Fireworks Show

Man Shot Blocks From Navy Pier Following Fireworks Show

A 19-year-old man was shot just blocks away from Navy Pier following the Fourth of July fireworks show Saturday... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Boy, 7, Shot to Death During July 4 Celebration

Boy, 7, Shot to Death During July 4 Celebration

A 7-year-old boy was shot and killed on Chicago's West Side while watching Fourth of July fireworks Saturday night. Watch »

Jul 5, 2015
No Injuries During Disturbance at Navy Pier Fireworks Show

No Injuries During Disturbance at Navy Pier Fireworks Show

Fire officials responded to a disturbance at Navy Pier shortly before the Fourth of July fireworks show began... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
White Sox Hold Off Orioles 3-2

White Sox Hold Off Orioles 3-2

The last-place Chicago White Sox got the big hit. Then they got the big catch. Now they've won four straight. Read »

Jul 4, 2015
A Look at the Race to Replace Ex-Illinois Rep. Schock

A Look at the Race to Replace Ex-Illinois Rep. Schock

Five candidates — three Republicans and two Democrats — are vying to replace former U.S. Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Grateful Dead Show Breaks Soldier Field Record

Grateful Dead Show Breaks Soldier Field Record

It wasn't Bears fans, but rather Deadheads who broke the ticket sales record at Soldier Field Friday night. Watch »

Jul 5, 2015
Boat Catches Fire on Lake Michigan

Boat Catches Fire on Lake Michigan

A boat on Lake Michigan caught fire Saturday afternoon near Navy Pier, according to the Chicago Fire Department. Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Teen Girls Hurt After Logan Square Chase, Crash

Teen Girls Hurt After Logan Square Chase, Crash

Two 17-year-old girls were hospitalized after they were hit by a car following a chase in the Logan Square... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Two Adults, Two Children Injured in Acid Attack

Two Adults, Two Children Injured in Acid Attack

Two adults and two children were injured when someone threw acid on them during an argument Friday afternoon in the... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Woman Killed After Jumping From Car on I-94

Woman Killed After Jumping From Car on I-94

A Chicago woman has died after she jumped from a moving car on Interstate 94 Saturday morning. Read »

Jul 5, 2015
8 Dead, 41 Wounded in Fourth of July Weekend Violence

8 Dead, 41 Wounded in Fourth of July Weekend Violence

At least eight people have died and 41 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago this Fourth of July weekend... Watch »

Jul 5, 2015
Boy, 14, Fatally Shot in Milwaukee After Facebook Fight

Boy, 14, Fatally Shot in Milwaukee After Facebook Fight

A 14-year-old boy was fatally shot in a dispute that started with a fight over a girl on Facebook, according to... Read »

Jul 4, 2015

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