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Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 06:34 PM CDT

Billing Snafu Creates Insurance Headache for Chicago Newlyweds

Billing Snafu Creates Insurance Headache for Chicago Newlyweds

Newlywed Donna Caminiti, of Chicago, thought she found the perfect medical insurance plan to cover herself and her husband, until a visit to the pharmacy revealed an unexpected surprise last November.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 06:03 PM CDT

Activists Seek New Law to Keep Funerals Safe from Violence

Activists Seek New Law to Keep Funerals Safe from Violence

As Chicago’s violence continues to reach new levels, activists say a moment that was once off limits is now making vulnerable, grieving families targets.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 12:13 AM CDT

Man Impersonating Uber Driver Sexually Assaulted Women: Cops

Man Impersonating Uber Driver Sexually Assaulted Women: Cops

A north suburban man charged with sexually assaulting two women he picked up while posing as a rideshare driver was denied bond Tuesday, accord to the Skokie Police Department.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 05:43 PM CDT

Illinois Lawmakers Reject 'Barack Obama Day': Report

Illinois Lawmakers Reject 'Barack Obama Day': Report

Tributes to former President Obama have abounded since he left office last month, but some Illinois lawmakers are looking to honor their former colleague in a way that literally only they can.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 03:25 PM CDT

Chicago Felon ‘Batman’ Pleads Guilty to 77 Illegal Gun Sales

Chicago Felon ‘Batman’ Pleads Guilty to 77 Illegal Gun Sales

A convicted felon who goes by the alias “Batman” pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal firearm offenses and admitted to brokering more than 70 illegal gun transactions, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 02:31 PM CDT

Prom Dates Determined by Random Drawing at Illinois School

Prom Dates Determined by Random Drawing at Illinois School

An Illinois high school is continuing its longstanding prom tradition where students' dates are determined by a random drawing.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 02:12 PM CDT

Chance the Rapper Hints at Lolla Performance

Chance the Rapper Hints at Lolla Performance

Chicago icon and recent Grammy winner Chance the Rapper took to social media Tuesday to announce his upcoming spring tour, but there was one city notably missing from the list and his fans were quick to take...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 05:52 AM CDT

Former Bulls GM Jerry Krause Dies at 77

Former Bulls GM Jerry Krause Dies at 77

Jerry Krause, known as the architect of the Chicago Bulls' dynasty in the 1990s, has passed away at the age of 77, the Chicago Bulls confirmed Tuesday.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 01:38 PM CDT

4 West Suburban Men Charged With Soliciting Sex With Children

4 West Suburban Men Charged With Soliciting Sex With Children

Four west suburban men have been charged with soliciting sex with a child in exchange for cash after a sting operation in Aurora.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 01:29 PM CDT

Jackson Says Family is $1.8M in Debt

Jackson Says Family is $1.8M in Debt

Former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. says his family is $1.8 million in debt and it would be in everyone’s best interest to sell the couple’s Washington home, but his wife Sandi’s alleged intransigence on the...

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