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Body Found in Des Plaines River Identified as Missing Man

Body Found in Des Plaines River Identified as Missing Man

A dead body recovered from the Des Plaines River last week was identified as a 19-year-old man who had been missing... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Biden Speaks on Sex Assault Prevention at U of I

Biden Speaks on Sex Assault Prevention at U of I

Vice President Joe Biden is urging college students to speak up about sexual assaults on campuses. Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Royals Beat White Sox in 13 Innings

Royals Beat White Sox in 13 Innings

Kansas City 3, Chicago 2 Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Predators Force Game 6, Beat Blackhawks 5-2

Predators Force Game 6, Beat Blackhawks 5-2

In a scene painfully familiar to Chicago Blackhawks fans, the Nashville Predators struck for three goals in the... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Derailments Put Safety Record of Crude Oil Trains in Question

Derailments Put Safety Record of Crude Oil Trains in Question

Emergency officials say Galena incident highlights importance for communities to work together and for residents to... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Bulls Beat Bucks in Double OT

Bulls Beat Bucks in Double OT

Chicago 113, Milwaukee 106 Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Stage Collapses During Ind. High School Production

Stage Collapses During Ind. High School Production

Students were performing "American Pie" at Westfield High School in suburban Indianapolis when a portion... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Punches Thrown at Royals, White Sox Game

Punches Thrown at Royals, White Sox Game

Benches cleared at the end of the seventh inning of Thursday's game between the Kansas City Royals and Chicago White... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Family Member Helped Arrest Man Accused in Hostage Hoax

Family Member Helped Arrest Man Accused in Hostage Hoax

Cousin of Michael Clemens is a police officer and heard caller's name on police scanners, prosecutors said. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Empowering the Disabled Through Employment

Empowering the Disabled Through Employment

The Anixter Center is one of the largest non-profits in the Chicago area.... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
City Water Department Employee Shot in Little Village

City Water Department Employee Shot in Little Village

A city Water Department employee was shot Thursday morning in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Watch: Cardinal Francis George's Funeral

Watch: Cardinal Francis George's Funeral

Watch Cardinal Francis George's funeral, which was held Thursday, April 23, at Holy Name Cathedral. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Feds to Airlines: Look Out for Hackers

Feds to Airlines: Look Out for Hackers

Alert from TSA and FBI was sent privately to airlines just days after a security researcher claimed to have hacked... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Mom Turned in Son After Seeing Suspect Photos, Police Say

Mom Turned in Son After Seeing Suspect Photos, Police Say

A 15-year-old boy accused of a brutal sexual assault on the CTA’s Blue Line train was turned in to the Maywood Poli... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
House Passes Bill to Punish Marijuana Possession With Fine

House Passes Bill to Punish Marijuana Possession With Fine

The Illinois House has passed legislation that would make possessing small amounts of marijuana subject to a ticket... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Waukegan Man Charged With Brutally Beating 3 Dogs to Death

Waukegan Man Charged With Brutally Beating 3 Dogs to Death

A north suburban man who viciously killed three pit bulls, then buried the animals in his backyard, is facing animal... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Pirates Rally for Win Over Cubs

Pirates Rally for Win Over Cubs

Pittsburgh 5, Chicago 4 Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Chicago Ice Cream Shop Closes, Recalls Products

Chicago Ice Cream Shop Closes, Recalls Products

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has closed their North Side Chicago shop and recalled all of their products due to possi... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Lawyer: Duerson Family to Appeal NFL Concussion Settlement

Lawyer: Duerson Family to Appeal NFL Concussion Settlement

The family of the late NFL safety Dave Duerson, who played for the Chicago Bears, plans to appeal terms of this... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
NFL Draft: Six Hall of Fame Members to Announce Picks

NFL Draft: Six Hall of Fame Members to Announce Picks

Chicago Bears great Dick Butkus will announce the team's second round pick at next week's NFL Draft, and he will be... Read »

Apr 23, 2015

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