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Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 10:40 PM CDT

Safety Alert: Intruder Targeting Women in Bedrooms at Night

Safety Alert: Intruder Targeting Women in Bedrooms at Night

The break-ins started on Friday when it was dark out. Police issued a community alert warning Wicker Park residents of three break-ins.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 09:30 PM CDT

Brothers Charged in Nykea Aldridge Murder Appear in Court

Brothers Charged in Nykea Aldridge Murder Appear in Court

The two brothers charged with Nykea Aldridge’s murder appeared in court Monday.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 08:51 PM CDT

Charge Downgraded in Suburban Woman's Shooting Death Case

Charge Downgraded in Suburban Woman's Shooting Death Case

A Wisconsin prosecutor downgraded the most serious charge Monday against a man accused of killing an Illinois woman in an interstate drive-by shooting, saying the lesser count reflects what he's learning...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 07:28 PM CDT

Manager: Store Robbed When SUV Crashes Through Front

Manager: Store Robbed When SUV Crashes Through Front

The manager of a business in the South Side Englewood neighborhood said electronic equipment and multiple television sets were stolen after an SUV crashed into the storefront Sunday night.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 06:56 PM CDT

Emanuel Announces Expansion to Early Childhood Education

Emanuel Announces Expansion to Early Childhood Education

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a new online enrollment system Monday that looks to improve access and enrollment to early childhood programming provided by Chicago Public Schools and other city-administered...

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 06:25 PM CDT

90-Year-Old Blind Woman Attacked at Her Home During Robbery

90-Year-Old Blind Woman Attacked at Her Home During Robbery

A 90-year-old blind woman was dragged from her home, battered and robbed in an attack in northwest Indiana last week.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 05:58 PM CDT

Pence Defends Trump's Response to Nykea Aldridge Shooting

Pence Defends Trump's Response to Nykea Aldridge Shooting

Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence on Sunday defended his running mate Donald Trump's controversial response to the "unimaginable" shooting death of Nykea Aldridge, cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 05:28 PM CDT

Brookfield Zoo's Beloved Cockatoo Cookie Dies at 83

Brookfield Zoo's Beloved Cockatoo Cookie Dies at 83

Brookfield Zoo’s popular bird Cookie, an 83-year-old Major Mitchell’s cockatoo, has died, zoo officials said Monday.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 04:59 PM CDT

Man Dies After Being Pulled From Lake Michigan on North Side

Man Dies After Being Pulled From Lake Michigan on North Side

A man died after being pulled from Lake Michigan Monday afternoon on the North Side.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 04:00 PM CDT

Cubs Face Tough Homestand vs. Pirates, Giants

Cubs Face Tough Homestand vs. Pirates, Giants

The Chicago Cubs are following up a tough road trip with a difficult homestand against two teams in strong playoff contention, as the Pittsburgh Pirates and the San Francisco Giants come to Wrigley Field.

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