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Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 06:29 PM CDT

House Democrats Pass Budget Bill, Rauner Plans Veto

House Democrats Pass Budget Bill, Rauner Plans Veto

Illinois House Democrats pushed through a budget proposal Wednesday that looks to give extra aid to Chicago Public Schools, but the governor’s office has threatened to veto the measure, according to the...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 05:54 PM CDT

1 Dead, 1 Wounded in Shooting at South Side Barber Shop

1 Dead, 1 Wounded in Shooting at South Side Barber Shop

One man was killed and another wounded in a shooting at Powell’s Barber Shop, a staple in the Englewood neighborhood, Thursday afternoon on the South Side.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 05:35 PM CDT

Woman Killed in Suburban Semi-Truck Crash Identified

Woman Killed in Suburban Semi-Truck Crash Identified

The woman killed in a crash involving a semi-truck and a car in the south suburbs on Wednesday afternoon has been identified.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 05:29 PM CDT

Mom of Girl Who Says She Was Chained in Basement Arrested

Mom of Girl Who Says She Was Chained in Basement Arrested

The mother of an Ohio teenager who says she was chained in a basement as punishment has been arrested on unrelated charges.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 11:00 PM CDT

Officer Hurt, Suspect Killed in Shooting at Grocery Store

Officer Hurt, Suspect Killed in Shooting at Grocery Store

A suspect is dead and officer wounded after an attempted robbery at a south suburban grocery store.  A large police presence could be seen in the parking lot of a shopping center located at 168th St...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 04:29 PM CDT

High School Senior Left Paralyzed in Chicago Shooting

High School Senior Left Paralyzed in Chicago Shooting

An 18-year-old man was left paralyzed from the waist down after being shot in Chicago last month, just before he was set to graduate high school.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 04:27 PM CDT

Which Current Blackhawks Deserve Jersey Retirement?

Which Current Blackhawks Deserve Jersey Retirement?

The Chicago Blackhawks have honored seven players by retiring their jerseys, but which players from the current era will receive the same distinction when their careers wrap up?

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 04:45 PM CDT

US Women's Soccer Team Heads to Court Over Potential Strike

US Women's Soccer Team Heads to Court Over Potential Strike

With the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio just months away, the World Cup-winning U.S. Women’s Soccer team is looking into the possibility of a strike as they fight for equal pay.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 03:24 PM CDT

DCFS Investigating Death of 5-Month-Old Baby in South Suburb

DCFS Investigating Death of 5-Month-Old Baby in South Suburb

The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the death of a 5-month-old girl Wednesday in south suburban Harvey.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 03:13 PM CDT

Service Suspended After Car Struck by Brown Line Train

Service Suspended After Car Struck by Brown Line Train

One person was taken to the hospital after a car was struck by a CTA Brown Line train Thursday afternoon on the North Side, fire officials said.

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