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Cubs Top Brewers 4-2
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Cubs Top Brewers 4-2

Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday. Read »

4 hours ago
CPD Says 2014 Murder Rate is Down

CPD Says 2014 Murder Rate is Down

Shooting incidents up 5 percent through first eight months of the year. Watch »

3 hours ago
Illinoisans Can Submit for Medical Marijuana Tuesday

Illinoisans Can Submit for Medical Marijuana Tuesday

Agencies will begin accepting applications from patients or registered caregivers. Read »

4 hours ago
3 Killed, 33 Wounded in Holiday Weekend Shootings

3 Killed, 33 Wounded in Holiday Weekend Shootings

At least three people have been killed and 30 others wounded in Chicago amid a long Labor Day weekend. Watch »

5 hours ago
Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Michal Rozsival

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Michal Rozsival

The Chicago Blackhawks will begin their training camp in less than three weeks, but just how big a role will Michal... Read »

6 hours ago
Politicians Hit Parade Circuit for Labor Day

Politicians Hit Parade Circuit for Labor Day

9/1/2014: Labor Day was anything but a day off for some politicians working for votes at area parades. Watch »

6 hours ago
Snoop Dogg Crashes Chicago Hindu Wedding

Snoop Dogg Crashes Chicago Hindu Wedding

Bride and groom get surprise picture with hip hop star. Read »

5 hours ago
Inbound Kennedy Reopens Following Crash

Inbound Kennedy Reopens Following Crash

All lanes of the Kennedy Expressway are open again after a rollover crash involving a semi that temporarily... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Suspected

Suspected "No Boundaries Bandit" Charged

Cicero police arrested a man Sunday they believe is the so-called "No Boundaries Bandit" responsible... Read »

3 hours ago
Bears Sign Frey, Bellamy to Practice Squad

Bears Sign Frey, Bellamy to Practice Squad

The Chicago Bears finalized their 10-man practice squad on Monday morning, bringing players like Isaiah Frey and Al... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Toddler Thrown From Car, Run Over During Domestic Fight

Toddler Thrown From Car, Run Over During Domestic Fight

Police say man threw 18-month-old girl from vehicle during fight with girlfriend. Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Tammy Duckworth Announces She's Pregnant

Tammy Duckworth Announces She's Pregnant

Iraq veteran and double amputee from Hoffman Estates expecting baby girl in December. Watch »

3 hours ago
Cubs Celebrate Jackie Robinson West on Labor Day

Cubs Celebrate Jackie Robinson West on Labor Day

U.S. Little League World Series champions visit Wrigley Field. Read »

3 hours ago
Firefighters Battle Blaze in Evanston

Firefighters Battle Blaze in Evanston

Firefighters battled a large blaze in suburban Evanston late Sunday afternoon. Watch »

Aug 31, 2014
Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Antti Raanta

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Antti Raanta

The Chicago Blackhawks have Corey Crawford firmly established as their starting goaltender, but Antti Raanta showed... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Police Give CPS Students Back-to-School Haircuts

Police Give CPS Students Back-to-School Haircuts

Families made an unusual trip to the 6th District Police Station in Chicago Sunday—to get back-to-school haircuts. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Quinn to Live on Minimum Wage for Week

Quinn to Live on Minimum Wage for Week

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping to show first-hand what it's like to live on the state's minimum wage of $8.25 an... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Storms Could Dampen Labor Day Plans

Storms Could Dampen Labor Day Plans

Storms threaten to dampen Labor Day plans in the Chicago area Monday. Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Report: Jenny McCarthy, Donnie Wahlberg Wedding in St. Charles

Report: Jenny McCarthy, Donnie Wahlberg Wedding in St. Charles

Despite several reports that Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg would be saying their vows in New York this weekend,... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Man Dies After Being Beaten, Run Over in Little Village

Man Dies After Being Beaten, Run Over in Little Village

A 23-year-old man died after he was beaten and run over by a car in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
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