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3 Killed, Nearly 20 Injured in Weekend Shootings

3 Killed, Nearly 20 Injured in Weekend Shootings

Gunfire started at about 6:40 Friday evening, police say. Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Damen Blue Line Station Closes for Renovations

Damen Blue Line Station Closes for Renovations

The Damen Blue Line station closed Monday for more than two months of renovations as part of the ongoing “Your... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Obama, in Chicago, Urges Quinn Supporters to Vote Early

Obama, in Chicago, Urges Quinn Supporters to Vote Early

President Barack Obama returned to Chicago on Sunday for the second time in as many weeks to try and give Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Police: Driver Found Dead Inside Vehicle in Bull Valley

Police: Driver Found Dead Inside Vehicle in Bull Valley

Police in northwest suburban Bull Valley found a driver dead inside of a vehicle in a ditch Sunday afternoon. Read »

Oct 19, 2014
Illinois Voters To Face Rare Ballot Questions

Illinois Voters To Face Rare Ballot Questions

When Illinois voters cast ballots for the November election, they will have a rare opportunity to weigh in on nearly... Read »

Oct 20, 2014

Game Photos: Bears vs. Dolphins

The Chicago Bears came into Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins looking to win for the first time at home this... View »

Oct 19, 2014
Bears Look Listless in 27-14 Loss to Dolphins

Bears Look Listless in 27-14 Loss to Dolphins

The Chicago Bears had a huge win last week, but the momentum completely evaporated early as the Miami... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
3 Stars: Toews, Oduya Key as Hawks Down Predators

3 Stars: Toews, Oduya Key as Hawks Down Predators

The Chicago Blackhawks outshot the Nashville Predators by a wide margin, but it took a sparkling two-way play... Read »

Oct 19, 2014
Sales of Survival Kits Surge as Fear of Ebola Outbreak Builds

Sales of Survival Kits Surge as Fear of Ebola Outbreak Builds

After the first person died on American soil from the deadly Ebola virus, a Chicago-area business soon sold out... Watch »

Oct 19, 2014
OT Goal Gives Blackhawks 2-1 Victory Over Predators

OT Goal Gives Blackhawks 2-1 Victory Over Predators

The Chicago Blackhawks scored on their first and last shots of the game Saturday night, and it was enough to... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Family Seeks Answers in SIU Student's Mysterious Death

Family Seeks Answers in SIU Student's Mysterious Death

The family of a Southern Illinois University student who was found dead in the woods earlier this year is... Watch »

Oct 18, 2014
Shot Loop CEO Remembered as

Shot Loop CEO Remembered as "Very Special Man"

Family and friends gathered Saturday in a packed church to remember ArrowStream CEO Steven LaVoie, who was shot in a... Watch »

Oct 18, 2014
Taste of Chicago Loses Money Despite Million Visitors

Taste of Chicago Loses Money Despite Million Visitors

Officials say stormy weather caused the Taste of Chicago to lose money this year. Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Kirk Wants Travel Ban for 3 Ebola-Affected Nations

Kirk Wants Travel Ban for 3 Ebola-Affected Nations

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has joined other Republicans in calling for a travel and visa ban on those attempting to travel... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Car Crashes Through Wisconsin Hotel Room

Car Crashes Through Wisconsin Hotel Room

Guests at a Wisconsin hotel had quite the surprise early Saturday morning when a car came crashing into their hotel... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Former Pippen Adviser Found Guilty of Bank Fraud

Former Pippen Adviser Found Guilty of Bank Fraud

A financial adviser who once had former Chicago Bulls player Scottie Pippen as a client has been found guilty... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Three Charged in Homeless Man's Murder

Three Charged in Homeless Man's Murder

A 45-year-old homeless man was strangled, beaten and sodomized by three other vagrants because one of the attackers... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Attempted Armed Robbery Reported at Skokie Salvation Army

Attempted Armed Robbery Reported at Skokie Salvation Army

Police in north suburban Skokie responded to an attempted armed robbery Thursday afternoon at a Salvation... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Shots Fired as Suspects Rob South Suburban Tavern

Shots Fired as Suspects Rob South Suburban Tavern

Two armed men robbed a bar in south suburban East Hazel Crest Friday night, officials said. Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Prank Ebola Call Sparks Concerns From First Responders

Prank Ebola Call Sparks Concerns From First Responders

A call to the Chicago Fire Department about a potential Ebola case in downtown Chicago turned out to be a... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014

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