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Sprint Sends Email Addressed to

Sprint Sends Email Addressed to "Sissyboy" Customer

A Chicago Sprint customer allegedly received an unwelcome email from Sprint after he called to report an error with... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
9 Injured in CTA Bus Crash on Near West Side

9 Injured in CTA Bus Crash on Near West Side

Nine people were injured Tuesday afternoon when a van sideswiped a Chicago Transit Authority bus on Chicago's... Read »

Apr 15, 2014

Blood Moon Lights Up Chicago Area Sky

The moon appeared as a blood-red orb Monday night in a colorful phase of the total lunar eclipse. View »

Apr 15, 2014
Blues vs. Blackhawks: A History Lesson

Blues vs. Blackhawks: A History Lesson

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues were two of the league's most violent rivals in the early 1990's,... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Shedd Aquarium Unveils Baby Penguin's Name

Shedd Aquarium Unveils Baby Penguin's Name

The 10-month-old rockhopper penguin at the Shedd was named Tuesday after a bay near the Falkland Islands. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
More Snow Possible This Week

More Snow Possible This Week

The Second City seems destined to reach the second-snowiest record this season. Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
Several Illinoisans Charged in Tax Schemes

Several Illinoisans Charged in Tax Schemes

Seven Chicago area residents are facing prosecution for alleged federal income tax crimes. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Motorola Solutions to Sell Enterprise Unit for $3.45B

Motorola Solutions to Sell Enterprise Unit for $3.45B

Zebra Technologies Corp. announced Tuesday that it will buy Motorola Solutions Inc.'s enterprise business for $3.45... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Mid-April Snowfall Exceeds Predictions

Mid-April Snowfall Exceeds Predictions

Parts of the Chicago area saw snow showers and gusty winds between Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning, and... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Teen Charged After Gun Found in School Locker

Teen Charged After Gun Found in School Locker

Teen said gun belonged to a relative and he wanted to show it to his friends. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
I-94 in NW Indiana Closed Due to Jack-Knifed Semi

I-94 in NW Indiana Closed Due to Jack-Knifed Semi

Tow trucks and crews were on the scene near the Porter Exit / U.S. Highway 20 at about 6 Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Teen Shot, Killed in Rogers Park

Teen Shot, Killed in Rogers Park

Keno Glass was walking on the 7600 block of North Ashland Avenue about 2:40 a.m. when someone inside a van shot... Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
Teen Killed, Boy Injured in Gary Hit-and-Run

Teen Killed, Boy Injured in Gary Hit-and-Run

A 13-year-old boy was killed and another boy injured when they were struck by a car in a hit-and-run in Gary, Ind.... Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
Woman Sexually Assaulted in Boystown

Woman Sexually Assaulted in Boystown

About 4:25 p.m., the 22-year-old was walking south through an alley in the 3500 block of North Halsted Street... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Chrysler Driver Seeks Resolution For Rusty Minivan

Chrysler Driver Seeks Resolution For Rusty Minivan

Jury still out on whether rust should be considered a safety defect. Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
Bulls Beat Magic In Home Season Finale

Bulls Beat Magic In Home Season Finale

Joakim Noah had 18 points and 10 rebounds and eight assists, Mike Dunleavy scored 22 points and the Chicago... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Parking App Lets Drivers Pay Via Cell Phone

Parking App Lets Drivers Pay Via Cell Phone

Paying the parking meter and displaying a receipt in your car window will soon be a thing of the past. Watch »

Apr 15, 2014
FBI Director: Chicago Violence

FBI Director: Chicago Violence "Very High" Priority

FBI Director James Comey said during a visit to Chicago on Monday that his agency would consider doing more to help... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Man Angry Over Soda Tax Allegedly Pulls Gun

Man Angry Over Soda Tax Allegedly Pulls Gun

Nahshon Shelton was ordered held without bond after allegedly flashing an Intratec .22-caliber... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Top Bears Draft Picks: #27 Donnell Woolford

Top Bears Draft Picks: #27 Donnell Woolford

One of the best cornerbacks in Chicago Bears history, Donnell Woolford was an excellent pass defender during... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
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