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Hawks Recall van Riemsdyk

Hawks Recall van Riemsdyk

Just six weeks after having wrist surgery, Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk was recalled by the team from Rockford and skated during practice Friday. Read »

17 minutes ago
Kruger Takes No Face-Offs in Game 3, Raises Injury Concerns

Kruger Takes No Face-Offs in Game 3, Raises Injury Concerns

The Chicago Blackhawks have plenty to worry about after a 2-1 loss in Game 3 of the Western Conference Final, but... Read »

20 minutes ago
Man Caught Trying to Rob Suburban Bank for 3rd Time

Man Caught Trying to Rob Suburban Bank for 3rd Time

A northwest suburban man has been charged with robbing a bank in his hometown twice, before being captured as he... Read »

3 hours ago
Mirabell Restaurant to Stay Open in Chicago

Mirabell Restaurant to Stay Open in Chicago

A popular German restaurant in Chicago that announced it would close earlier this month after 38 years in business... Read »

3 hours ago
Woman Attacked, Bound in Oak Park Home Invasion

Woman Attacked, Bound in Oak Park Home Invasion

A woman was attacked and bound at gunpoint during a home invasion while she was house sitting for a coworker in... Watch »

3 hours ago
Baby Food Company will Show Percentages of Ingredients on Labels

Baby Food Company will Show Percentages of Ingredients on Labels

Beech-Nut will be the first U.S. baby food company to list ingredient percentages on their products. Watch »

4 hours ago
Police Seek Criminal Charges After Basketball Brawl

Police Seek Criminal Charges After Basketball Brawl

Griffith police have sought criminal charges against players connected to a season-ending on-court basketball brawl... Read »

4 hours ago
Illinois Man Arrested Again For Stealing Socks

Illinois Man Arrested Again For Stealing Socks

A 43-year-old Belleville man imprisoned multiple times for stealing socks has been arrested again on the same... Read »

5 hours ago
Chicago Suburb Named Safest City in America

Chicago Suburb Named Safest City in America

A Chicago suburb has been named the safest city in America, according to a new report. Read »

5 hours ago
Part of Riverwalk Extension Opens Saturday

Part of Riverwalk Extension Opens Saturday

The first blocks of Chicago’s new riverwalk extension will open Saturday, just in time for Memorial Day weekend. Watch »

6 hours ago
Couple Sues Chicago White Sox After Parking Lot Attack

Couple Sues Chicago White Sox After Parking Lot Attack

Two people who claim they were attacked in a U.S. Cellular Field parking lot after a baseball game last year have... Read »

May 22, 2015
Drew Peterson Returns to Court in Murder-for-Hire Case

Drew Peterson Returns to Court in Murder-for-Hire Case

The former suburban Chicago police sergeant accused of plotting to kill the prosecutor who won a murder conviction... Read »

May 22, 2015
Did Coach Q's Line Up Changes Hurt?

Did Coach Q's Line Up Changes Hurt?

Joel Quenneville's decision to insert Kris Versteeg and Joakim Nordstrom into the lineup Thursday night has... Read »

2 hours ago
Riot Fest Offers Refunds After Venue Change

Riot Fest Offers Refunds After Venue Change

One day after announcing Riot Fest would move from Chicago’s Humboldt Park to the city’s Douglas Park, the popular... Watch »

May 22, 2015
 Knife-Wielding Robber Hits Three Businesses in Chicago

Knife-Wielding Robber Hits Three Businesses in Chicago

Chicago police said Thursday they believe a serial robber has struck again, only this time in a different part of... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Suit: Driver On Cellphone While Taxi Dragged Woman

Suit: Driver On Cellphone While Taxi Dragged Woman

A woman was dragged by a taxi in the Loop in April while the driver talked on his cellphone, according to a lawsuit... Read »

May 22, 2015
Rauner to Introduce Part of

Rauner to Introduce Part of "Turnaround Agenda"

Gov. Bruce Rauner plans to introduce legislation Friday to advance a scaled-back version of the pro-business agenda... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Man Stabbed, Bludgeoned Mother to Death: Cops

Man Stabbed, Bludgeoned Mother to Death: Cops

A Chicago man is accused of stabbing and bludgeoning his mother to death and hitting his brother with a hammer... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Indians Power Past White Sox

Indians Power Past White Sox

Cleveland 5, Chicago 2 Read »

May 21, 2015
Hendricks' 5-Hitter, Bryant's 2-Run Homer Carry Cubs Over Padres

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