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Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 09:10 AM CDT

Vedder Joins Street Musicians for Surprise Set at Wrigley

Vedder Joins Street Musicians for Surprise Set at Wrigley

Fans at Wrigley Field are no strangers to seeing Eddie Vedder around the home of the Chicago Cubs, but a select few were greeted to a special treat over the weekend when the Pearl Jam singer apparently joined a...

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 08:51 AM CDT

Forecast: Cooler, But Comfortable

Forecast: Cooler, But Comfortable

Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area. 

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 08:28 AM CDT

Giant Abraham Lincoln Sculpture is Leaving Chicago

Giant Abraham Lincoln Sculpture is Leaving Chicago

A museum in Peoria is preparing to install a 31-foot-tall, 19-ton painted bronze sculpture of Abraham Lincoln standing with a modern-day man holding the Gettysburg Address.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 07:23 AM CDT

Chicago Records 500th Homicide for 2017: Report

Chicago Records 500th Homicide for 2017: Report

Chicago has reached a bloody milestone amid a particularly deadly weekend that saw at least 10 people killed and 31 others wounded in shootings across the city.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 11:02 AM CDT

Homeless Forced Out From Under North Side Viaducts

Homeless Forced Out From Under North Side Viaducts

Homeless people living in tents under viaducts on Chicago's North Side will be forced out of their homes as construction for bridge repairs in the area begins Monday morning, but some say they won't leave.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 07:18 PM CDT

Actress Lena Waithe Makes History With Emmy Win

Actress Lena Waithe Makes History With Emmy Win

Chicago-native Lena Waithe made history at the Emmy Awards on Sunday night, as she became the first African-American woman to win an award for comedy writing.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 09:49 AM CDT

Zoo Adds Gorilla for First Time Since Harambe's Death

Zoo Adds Gorilla for First Time Since Harambe's Death

The Cincinnati Zoo has added its first new gorilla since the controversial death of Harambe in 2016.

Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 at 08:33 PM CDT

North Side Residents Warned After Motorcycle Thefts

North Side Residents Warned After Motorcycle Thefts

Chicago police are warning North Side residents after a string of motorcycle thefts over the last month.

Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 at 08:19 PM CDT

Opinion: Glennon, Not Trubisky, Should be Bears' QB

Opinion: Glennon, Not Trubisky, Should be Bears' QB

After Chicago Bears quarterback Mike Glennon threw two interceptions and lost a fumble in Sunday's loss to the Buccaneers, the calls for his ouster as the starter have reached fever pitch.

Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 at 07:46 PM CDT

String of Vehicle Thefts Hits Chicago's Southwest Side

String of Vehicle Thefts Hits Chicago's Southwest Side

A string of motor vehicle thefts this month has hit the Southwest Side Chicago Lawn district.

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