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Quinn vs. Rauner: Who Won the Pseudo-Debate?

Quinn vs. Rauner: Who Won the Pseudo-Debate?

It wasn't a debate-debate, but Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner's Thursday showdown could be classified as such—the first... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Police Prepare to Scour Tank for Missing Indiana Baby

Police Prepare to Scour Tank for Missing Indiana Baby

Police were preparing to drain an old underground tank in a wooded area in Indianapolis near where a 6-week-old boy... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Danville Teacher Busted for Child Porn

Danville Teacher Busted for Child Porn

A 58-year old teacher at Diablo Vista Middle School was arrested Aug. 22 for allegedly having more than 600 pictures... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Bears Roster Begins to Take Shape as Cuts Roll In

Bears Roster Begins to Take Shape as Cuts Roll In

The Chicago Bears have until Saturday afternoon to trim their roster down to 53 players, and Grizzly Detail... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Vehicle Plows Into House, Garage in West Chicago

Vehicle Plows Into House, Garage in West Chicago

A man was airlifted Friday morning from a neighborhood in West Chicago after his vehicle struck a home and... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Chicago Suburbs Make List of

Chicago Suburbs Make List of "Best Suburbs for Education"

A Chicago suburb has been named one of the best suburbs for education in the country. Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Indiana University Student Dies at Sorority House

Indiana University Student Dies at Sorority House

An Indiana University spokesman says foul play isn't suspected in the death of a 20-year-old student from... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Opinion: Taking Emanuel’s Money Could Have Political Costs

Opinion: Taking Emanuel’s Money Could Have Political Costs

Aldermanic candidates could potentially suffer at the polls if it comes out they're being supported by... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Fire Chief Details Multiple Injuries in O'Hare Bus Crash

Fire Chief Details Multiple Injuries in O'Hare Bus Crash

Fire Chief Timothy Sampey provides the latest on a shuttle bus crash near O'Hare Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Driver Cited in O'Hare Bus Crash That Injured 15

Driver Cited in O'Hare Bus Crash That Injured 15

At least 15 people were injured when a shuttle bus crashed on Interstate 190 near O'Hare Airport Friday... Watch »

Aug 30, 2014
Off-Duty Paramedic Delivers His Daughter on Chicago Expressway

Off-Duty Paramedic Delivers His Daughter on Chicago Expressway

An off-duty paramedic delivered his daughter on a Chicago expressway early Friday morning, officials said. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Labor Day Weekend Travelers to Hit Chicago-Area Roads, Airports

Labor Day Weekend Travelers to Hit Chicago-Area Roads, Airports

Millions of people are expected to hit the roads and the sky to travel for Labor Day weekend. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Joliet Woman Found Guilty in Brutal Double Murder

Joliet Woman Found Guilty in Brutal Double Murder

A Will County judge has found Bethany McKee, one of four suspects in the brutal murder of two men in Joliet, guilty... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Sick Chicago Boy Stars in His Own Movie

Sick Chicago Boy Stars in His Own Movie

Make-A-Wish Illinois helps 5-year-old boy star in MADZILLA! movie. Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Chicago Man Injured After Being Pulled From Calif. High Surf
Illinois Loophole Allows Felons to Work at Carnivals

Illinois Loophole Allows Felons to Work at Carnivals

Two carnival workers charged with murdering a festival-goer had lengthy criminal histories. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014

"No Boundaries Bandit" Targets Another Bank

Man has robbed 11 banks in the city and suburbs. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Fifth Notre Dame Football Player Suspended

Fifth Notre Dame Football Player Suspended

Reserve safety Eilar Hardy withheld from practice and games pending investigation into possible academic fraud. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Santonio Holmes Looms Large in Bears Loss

Santonio Holmes Looms Large in Bears Loss

Browns beat Bears 33-13. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Man With ISIS Flag Threatens Chicago Cop: Police

Man With ISIS Flag Threatens Chicago Cop: Police

A man with the flag of Iraqi militant group ISIS waving from his car threatened to bomb police when he was... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
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