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Tigers Top White Sox 8-6

Tigers Top White Sox 8-6

Cabrera hit a two-run homer, Verlander pitched seven solid innings and the Tigers held on for an 8-6 victory... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Obamas Acknowledge Frankie Knuckles' Death

Obamas Acknowledge Frankie Knuckles' Death

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are mourning the loss of Frankie Knuckles, a Grammy-winning Chicago... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Town May Allow Man to Drive Utility Vehicle on the Street

Town May Allow Man to Drive Utility Vehicle on the Street

A disabled father of two may soon be driving his utility vehicle on the streets of Union nearly a year after... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Madigan Re-Elected to Lead Illinois Democratic Party

Madigan Re-Elected to Lead Illinois Democratic Party

House Speaker Michael Madigan has been elected to his fifth term as chairman of the Illinois Democratic party. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Five Hurt After Vehicle Slams Into Bus Stop

Five Hurt After Vehicle Slams Into Bus Stop

Five people were hospitalized after a vehicle hit a bus stop Tuesday night in the Roseland neighborhood. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Neighbors Want Dog Euthanized After Girl Attacked

Neighbors Want Dog Euthanized After Girl Attacked

A Portage, Ind., family is fighting to have their neighbor's dog euthanized after the pit bull attacked a young girl... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Michigan City Police Warn of New LSD-Like Drug

Michigan City Police Warn of New LSD-Like Drug

Michigan City Police sent out a community alert warning of a new street drug that emerged over Spring Break... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Bulls Try To Bounce Back Versus Wizards

Bulls Try To Bounce Back Versus Wizards

The Chicago Bulls' resolve is being tested once again. They trail the Washington Wizards 1-0 in their... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Quigley in Ukraine: Political Climate

Quigley in Ukraine: Political Climate "Very Dangerous Situation"

Chicago Congressman Mike Quigley today called the ever changing political and military climate in Ukraine “ a... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Blue Angels Returning to Chicago Air Show

Blue Angels Returning to Chicago Air Show

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels and the U.S. Army Parachute Team Golden Knights are returning to the annual Chicago... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Illinois State Fair Announces 2014 Headliners

Illinois State Fair Announces 2014 Headliners

The Illinois State Fair has announced its 2014 lineup, bringing several chart-topping entertainment acts to... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Rand Paul Touts School Choice in Chicago

Rand Paul Touts School Choice in Chicago

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said voters in perennial Democratic strongholds such as Chicago and Milwaukee will... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
17 Things That Will Happen Before Schools Get Air Conditioning

17 Things That Will Happen Before Schools Get Air Conditioning

Mayor Rahm Emanuel reportedly has a “cool new plan in the works” to install air conditioning in all Chicago... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Facebook Fight May Have Escalated to Double Murder

Facebook Fight May Have Escalated to Double Murder

Justin Hamilton, 23, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder for allegedly shooting and... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
PETA Strategy to Address Groupon Meeting Backfires

PETA Strategy to Address Groupon Meeting Backfires

PETA has shelled out more than a few dollars to help address an issue it's passionate about -- the care of... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Chicago-Area Business Shows Big Blackhawks Pride

Chicago-Area Business Shows Big Blackhawks Pride

One Chicago-area business has taken their Blackhawks pride to a new level. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Democrats Eye Chicago, 14 Other Cities for 2016 Convention

Democrats Eye Chicago, 14 Other Cities for 2016 Convention

Chicago has a shot at hosting the Democratic National Convention in 2016. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Reward Increased For Damaged Chinatown Lions

Reward Increased For Damaged Chinatown Lions

Officials at the Chinese-American Museum of Chicago are stepping up efforts to find the person responsible... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
WATCH: Firefighter Pulls Man From Burning Home

WATCH: Firefighter Pulls Man From Burning Home

Firefighters were called to the home on the 700 block of East 105th Place just before 9 a.m. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Students Clean Up Chicago Beaches for Earth Day

Students Clean Up Chicago Beaches for Earth Day

High school students clean a cleanup effort at 71st Street Beach for Earth Day. Anthony Ponce reports. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
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