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Pet Hospital Where Dogs Died Passed Recent Inspection

Pet Hospital Where Dogs Died Passed Recent Inspection

Conditions at Dolton Animal Hospital were deemed "satisfactory" in most recent annual report. Read »

1 minute ago
Hot Doug's Owner Doug Sohn Reveals Plans for Auction

Hot Doug's Owner Doug Sohn Reveals Plans for Auction

Fans sporting a Hot Doug’s tattoo may already have a piece of the famous encased meat eatery with them forever, but... Read »

27 minutes ago
Michigan AD Apologizes for Mistakes With QB Injury

Michigan AD Apologizes for Mistakes With QB Injury

Roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that quarterback Shane... Read »

2 hours ago
Defense Wraps Case in Brutal Joliet Slayings Trial

Defense Wraps Case in Brutal Joliet Slayings Trial

The bench trial for the alleged "ringleader" of a gruesome 2013 double murder in Joliet is expected to... Watch »

44 minutes ago
Veterans Memorial Vandalized in New Lenox

Veterans Memorial Vandalized in New Lenox

In an act being called a “slap in the face” to veterans, a southwest suburban veterans memorial was vandalized... Read »

2 hours ago
5 Ways to Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

5 Ways to Protect Yourself From Data Breaches

Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists... Watch »

46 minutes ago
Judge: No Public Defender for Ex-Dixon Comptroller

Judge: No Public Defender for Ex-Dixon Comptroller

Rita Crundwell was convicted of stealing money from the city over 22 years, and was sentenced to nearly 20 years in... Read »

2 hours ago
2 Illinois Women Sue Victoria’s Secret

2 Illinois Women Sue Victoria’s Secret

Two south suburban shoppers are seeking $100,000 in damages from Victoria’s Secret in Orland Park, after they... Read »

4 hours ago
Elgin Officer Fired After Investigation Into Facebook Post

Elgin Officer Fired After Investigation Into Facebook Post

Jason A. Lentz was a 17-year veteran of the Elgin Police Department. Read »

4 hours ago
State WIC Switching to Skim, 1 Percent Milk

State WIC Switching to Skim, 1 Percent Milk

Beginning Wednesday, many of those who receive food vouchers will be offered skim milk or one percent milk... Read »

5 hours ago
Naked, Screaming Man Arrested at Wisconsin Capitol

Naked, Screaming Man Arrested at Wisconsin Capitol

The man appeared undressed in the rotunda around 4 p.m. Monday and began shouting at the top of his lungs. Read »

5 hours ago
Lombard Man Killed When Tire Goes Through Windshield

Lombard Man Killed When Tire Goes Through Windshield

Wisconsin State Patrol said 55-year-old Mark Bolan, of Lombard, Illinois, died Monday in a crash on Interstate 39/90... Read »

5 hours ago
Chicago Singer Swivels Chairs on

Chicago Singer Swivels Chairs on "The Voice"

Three judges battle for forklift operator moonlighting as singer. Read »

2 hours ago
Chicago Man Accused of Mailing Threats to SIUC

Chicago Man Accused of Mailing Threats to SIUC

Man accused of making bomb threats and threatening to rape and decapitate female students. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Standout Niles North Swimmer Shot, Killed

Standout Niles North Swimmer Shot, Killed

Victim's mother says teen was shot during a drug deal. Watch »

6 hours ago
Medical Devices Vulnerable to Hack Attacks

Medical Devices Vulnerable to Hack Attacks

Delivering a lethal dose of insulin, remotely stopping a pacemaker or even administering a deadly shock through a... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Man Charged After Woman, Child Found Dead in Home

Man Charged After Woman, Child Found Dead in Home

A Chicago man was charged Monday after a woman and a child were found fatally stabbed inside a Northwest Side home. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Man With Knife Attacks DePaul Student

Man With Knife Attacks DePaul Student

Female student uninjured in attack. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Group Snatches Expensive Watches From Rush Street Store

Group Snatches Expensive Watches From Rush Street Store

Owner offers $10,000 reward for information leading to arrests. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Chicago's Only Olive Garden Opens on NW Side

Chicago's Only Olive Garden Opens on NW Side

Olive Garden restaurant opened its only eatery in Chicago's city limits Monday, setting up shop in the Avondale... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
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