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Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 12:59 PM CDT

4 Dead, 16 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

4 Dead, 16 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

Fifteen shootings were recorded in the first 12 hours of Chicago’s weekend that left four people dead and another 16 wounded across the city. Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade, was...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 02:40 PM CDT

Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to comment on the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge on Chicago's South Side Friday afternoon.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 06:50 PM CDT

Man Claiming to Be Robbed at Navy Pier Shot Himself: Police

Man Claiming to Be Robbed at Navy Pier Shot Himself: Police

A man who claimed to be shot during a robbery near Navy Pier early Saturday actually shot himself, according to Chicago Police. Authorities initially said that around 2:20 a.m., a 22-year-old man was walking...

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 11:54 AM CDT

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand for the playing of the national anthem before his team’s preseason game Friday against Green Bay. After the game, he told NFL Media in an exclusive...

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 01:05 PM CDT

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is on a tear that players dream of, and he's putting himself in contention for some pretty serious hardware.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 09:49 AM CDT

Cubs Playoff Watch: Kris Bryant Home Run Lifts Team to Win

Cubs Playoff Watch: Kris Bryant Home Run Lifts Team to Win

The Chicago Cubs moved another step closer to a division title with an extra-innings win over the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, but how did their rivals in the race for the crown and for home-field advantage fare?...

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 09:36 AM CDT

Crash Closes Lanes of OB Kennedy Expressway Near Kimball Ave

Crash Closes Lanes of OB Kennedy Expressway Near Kimball Ave

A crash on the Kennedy Expressway blocked 2 outbound lanes Saturday morning near Kimball Ave on Chicago's Northwest Side, according to the Illinois State Police.  No further details on the crash were...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 10:28 AM CDT

Authorities Investigate Arson in Deadly South Side Fire

Authorities Investigate Arson in Deadly South Side Fire

Officials are investigating a deadly fire on Chicago's South Side early Saturday as arson, according to police.  The fire occurred at a two-story home in the 5400 block of South Laflin in the Back of...

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 12:17 PM CDT

Witnesses, Victims Share Harrowing Details of Carjackings

Witnesses, Victims Share Harrowing Details of Carjackings

Evanston Police say two carjackings occured only hours apart in the city on Thursday.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 12:31 PM CDT

CTA Construction, Concerts to Impact Weekend Service

CTA Construction, Concerts to Impact Weekend Service

The CTA has announced multiple service changes for this weekend, including Red Line trains bypassing several North Side stations because of construction and additional bus service for events across the city.

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