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Crestwood Seeks to Settle Contaminated Water Suits

Crestwood Seeks to Settle Contaminated Water Suits

Crestwood Mayor Lou Presta said the village will pay a $50,000 fine but admit no guilt. Read »

37 minutes ago
Holiday Gifts Stolen From Catholic Charities

Holiday Gifts Stolen From Catholic Charities

Stockpile of toys and other gift items were discovered to be missing in May when volunteer returned to a... Read »

3 hours ago
Injury Reported After Tractor-Trailer Overturns

Injury Reported After Tractor-Trailer Overturns

The big rig overturned at the intersection of Route 394 and East Sauk Trail Road. Watch »

19 minutes ago
Vince Vaughn Lists Huge Chicago Penthouse

Vince Vaughn Lists Huge Chicago Penthouse

Actor attempts to sell home for $10 million less than he originally listed it for in 2011. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Suburban Firefighters Stranded After Cabo Hurricane

Suburban Firefighters Stranded After Cabo Hurricane

Twenty-four active and retired firefighters attending wedding stuck in resort town. Watch »

5 hours ago

"Dainty Warrior" Thrives Following Cancer Surgery

Four-year-old Chicago girl sells her paintings to help other sick kids. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Cubs Complete Sweep of Reds

Cubs Complete Sweep of Reds

Kyle Hendricks kept up his impressive rookie season, pitching seven strong innings as the Chicago Cubs beat... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Boy, 8, Shot During Fight Between 2 Adults

Boy, 8, Shot During Fight Between 2 Adults

Police say the boy was grazed in the face during the altercation. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Free iPhone 6 Scam Pops Up On Facebook

Free iPhone 6 Scam Pops Up On Facebook

BBB says to be aware of free offers recommended from Facebook friends. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Royals Power Past Sox 6-2

Royals Power Past Sox 6-2

Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and Kansas City roughed up Chicago White... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Nick Wallenda Discusses Chicago Tightrope Walk

Nick Wallenda Discusses Chicago Tightrope Walk

The "King of the Highwire" says his upcoming tightrope walk over the city of Chicago will be his... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Electronic Monitoring Procedures Remain Unclear Following Attack

Electronic Monitoring Procedures Remain Unclear Following Attack

Teen accused of raping pregnant CSU student while free on home monitoring. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Marshall High Parents Meet to Discuss Fired Principal

Marshall High Parents Meet to Discuss Fired Principal

CPS officials say Angel Johnson was removed from her position at the West Side school because it has not... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Woman Accused of Smothering Rival in Financial Dispute

Woman Accused of Smothering Rival in Financial Dispute

Court records show suspect has a history of mental illness. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Goodell Accused of Neglience in Marshall Domestic Violence Case

Goodell Accused of Neglience in Marshall Domestic Violence Case

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has come under heavy scrutiny in recent weeks, and more fuel is being added to... Watch »

11 minutes ago
Death Penalty Sought in Shooting Death of Gary Cop

Death Penalty Sought in Shooting Death of Gary Cop

A northwest Indiana prosecutor has notified the court he plans to seek the death penalty for a man charged... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Beanie Babies Creator's Sentence Debated in Court

Beanie Babies Creator's Sentence Debated in Court

Federal prosecutors seeking in an appeal to put the billionaire Beanie Babies creator in prison for hiding millions... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Top 5 Blackhawks Camp Storylines: Teuvo Time?

Top 5 Blackhawks Camp Storylines: Teuvo Time?

The Chicago Blackhawks already have a talented group of forwards, but could Teuvo Teravainen take things to another... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
United Flight to Brussels Returns to O'Hare

United Flight to Brussels Returns to O'Hare

Flight 972 departed O'Hare on Tuesday evening, bound for Belgium's capital city, but landed in Maine... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Kyle Fuller Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Kyle Fuller Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Thanks to his two interceptions in relief of Charles Tillman, Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller was named... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
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