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Immigrants Urged to Take Advantage of Obama Action at Chicago Rally
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Immigrants Urged to Take Advantage of Obama Action at Chicago Rally

Rep. Luis Gutierrez challenged Chicago's immigrant community to "set the standard" at a rally at Benito Juarez High School. Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Danault to Make NHL Debut as Blackhawks Take on Oilers

Danault to Make NHL Debut as Blackhawks Take on Oilers

Antti Raanta will get his first start in net since Oct. 25, but the big story for the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday... Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Party Bus 'Engulfed in Flames' on I-294

Party Bus 'Engulfed in Flames' on I-294

Only the driver was on the bus, and nobody was hurt when the vehicle caught fire on the Tristate Tollway. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Girl, 14, Missing from Northwest Side

Girl, 14, Missing from Northwest Side

Demarys Gonzalez was last seen Thursday night wearing Cookie Monster pajamas. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
3 Arrested in Suburban Drug House Investigation

3 Arrested in Suburban Drug House Investigation

Three men were arrested on drug and weapon charges following an investigation into a suspected drug house in Beach... Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Man Charged in Accidental Shooting Death in Hyde Park

Man Charged in Accidental Shooting Death in Hyde Park

Police believe the men were playing with the gun when it accidentally went off, shooting one man in the head. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Woman Charged After Striking Girl, 10, in Hit-and-Run

Woman Charged After Striking Girl, 10, in Hit-and-Run

Julia Ann Rastelli was charged with drunken driving after hitting a 10-year-old girl in suburban Riverside. Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Rain, Warmer Temperatures This Weekend

Rain, Warmer Temperatures This Weekend

A rainy and warmer weekend is ahead followed by colder temperatures and a chance for light snow on Monday. Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Bicyclist Struck By 2 Vehicles on Lake Shore Drive

Bicyclist Struck By 2 Vehicles on Lake Shore Drive

The bicyclist was struck on Lake Shore Drive near Belmont and was critically injured. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Man Shot While Driving on I-57 on South Side

Man Shot While Driving on I-57 on South Side

The man was shot early Saturday morning while driving northbound between 99th and Halsted. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Dramatic Video Released in Tragic Oak Lawn Crash

Dramatic Video Released in Tragic Oak Lawn Crash

Dramatic video was released Friday of a tragic crash in Oak Lawn that left three people dead and injured several... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Teen With Cancer Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

Teen With Cancer Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

A 19-year-old delivery driver diagnosed with cancer claims he was fired from his job at a suburban Chicago... Watch »

Nov 22, 2014
Suit: Woman Tasered 12 Times at McDonald's Drive-Thru

Suit: Woman Tasered 12 Times at McDonald's Drive-Thru

A woman filed a federal lawsuit Friday, claiming she was Tased a dozen times by Des Plaines police officers as she... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
TSA Offers Rare Look at Baggage Screening Process

TSA Offers Rare Look at Baggage Screening Process

Ever wonder what happens to your luggage after it gets checked at the airport? The first leg of a suitcase’s journey... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

While shopping for the holidays typically includes searching for the season’s hottest toys, gadgets, clothes, and... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

Newly released 911 tapes suggest that when a call came in early Tuesday, stating that a plane had crashed into a... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Cupich Names New Vicar General

Cupich Names New Vicar General

Archbishop Blasé Cupich announced new appointments Friday, just days after his installation in the city. Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Man Dubbed

Man Dubbed "Dreadlock Rapist" Charged in Cold Case Murder

A man, dubbed by police as the “Dreadlock Rapist” behind a series of 1987 sexual assaults, has now been charged with... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Hundreds of Pigs Die in Indianapolis Crash

Hundreds of Pigs Die in Indianapolis Crash

Officials say hundreds of young pigs died after a semitrailer overturned on an Indianapolis highway ramp. Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Delivery Drivers Targeted in String of Robberies: Police

Delivery Drivers Targeted in String of Robberies: Police

Several delivery drivers were robbed at gunpoint in a series of robberies on Chicago’s North and Northwest sides... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014

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