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Man Stabbed Near Rock 'N' Roll McDonald's

Man Stabbed Near Rock 'N' Roll McDonald's

A 47-year-old man walked into a River North McDonald's, known as the Rock 'N' Roll McDonald's, pleading for help... Read »

May 24, 2015
Officials: $1M Spent on Medical Care for Jailed Teen

Officials: $1M Spent on Medical Care for Jailed Teen

Cook County jail officials say a Chicago teenager who's been locked up since last year has required more than $1... Read »

May 24, 2015
Vermette Scores Winner, Rebounds From Disappointment

Vermette Scores Winner, Rebounds From Disappointment

Chicago Blackhawks center Antoine Vermette hasn't had the most successful run with the team, but on Saturday he came... Watch »

May 24, 2015
Man Dies After Falling Off Catwalk at Aragon Ballroom

Man Dies After Falling Off Catwalk at Aragon Ballroom

Police say Kyle W. Kirchhoff, of Hanover Park, fell onto pieces of protruding metal around 10:30 p.m. Friday at the... Watch »

May 24, 2015
Storms Prompt Arlington Heights to Call Off Parade

Storms Prompt Arlington Heights to Call Off Parade

Arlington Heights has canceled one of the Chicago area's biggest Memorial Day parades because of forecasts showing a... Read »

May 24, 2015
Hit-and-Run Kills Girl After Ice Cream Truck Visit

Hit-and-Run Kills Girl After Ice Cream Truck Visit

A 5-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run accident Saturday afternoon in the Chicago Lawn neighborhod after she... Watch »

May 25, 2015
Tornado Watch Issued for Counties West of Chicago Area

Tornado Watch Issued for Counties West of Chicago Area

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for several counties west of the Chicago area. Watch »

May 24, 2015
Cubs Challenge Diamondbacks' Lead, Win 9-6

Cubs Challenge Diamondbacks' Lead, Win 9-6

Arizona's bullpen faltered down the stretch, and the Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak is over. Read »

May 24, 2015
Fatal Party Shooting After Suspects Denied Entry

Fatal Party Shooting After Suspects Denied Entry

A woman is dead and two men are injured after a group of people were denied entry to a house party and opened fire. Watch »

May 24, 2015
Blackhawks Beat Ducks 5-4 in 2OT

Blackhawks Beat Ducks 5-4 in 2OT

Antoine Vermette was a healthy scratch in Game 3, but he was a hero in Game 4 as his overtime goal lifted the Chica... Watch »

May 24, 2015
Hunter, Nunez Homer in Twins' 4-3 Win Over White Sox

Hunter, Nunez Homer in Twins' 4-3 Win Over White Sox

Torii Hunter homered, Trevor May pitched seven strong innings and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox... Read »

May 23, 2015
Surveillance Video Shows Dognapper Stealing Pricey Terrier

Surveillance Video Shows Dognapper Stealing Pricey Terrier

Surveillance video taken outside a West Loop condo building shows a dognapper stealing an expensive terrier last... Watch »

May 23, 2015
Detroit-Area Woman Becomes Oldest in World at 116

Detroit-Area Woman Becomes Oldest in World at 116

A Detroit-area woman turned 116 Saturday, and her godson says her No. 1 rule in life is simply to treat others how... Read »

May 23, 2015
Teravainen, Vermette Back in Lineup for Game 4

Teravainen, Vermette Back in Lineup for Game 4

After being scratched from the lineup in Game 3, Teuvo Teravainen and Antoine Vermette will be back on the ice Satu... Watch »

May 23, 2015
Hawks Fans Share Game-Night Rituals, Lucky Charms

Hawks Fans Share Game-Night Rituals, Lucky Charms

Can fans actually help the Blackhawks win against LA in Wednesday night's do-or-die playoff match? Watch »

May 27, 2015
Ducks vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to Game 4

Ducks vs. Blackhawks: Three Keys to Game 4

The Chicago Blackhawks have scored just three even-strength goals in the Western Conference Final, and in order... Watch »

May 23, 2015
Wisc. Hunters Could Wear Pink Under Proposed Law

Wisc. Hunters Could Wear Pink Under Proposed Law

Real men — and women — could wear pink in Wisconsin's woods if a group of lawmakers get their way. Read »

May 23, 2015
Ducks vs. Blackhawks: Three Key Players in Game 4

Ducks vs. Blackhawks: Three Key Players in Game 4

The Chicago Blackhawks are in desperate need of a win on Saturday against the Anaheim Ducks, and we highlight three... Watch »

May 23, 2015
Cubs Fall to Diamondbacks in 13 Innings on Ahmed's Hit

Cubs Fall to Diamondbacks in 13 Innings on Ahmed's Hit

The Chicago Cubs seemed headed for their ninth victory in 11 games, but they fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks in the... Read »

May 23, 2015
Evanston Named in Top 20 Best Towns in America

Evanston Named in Top 20 Best Towns in America

North suburban Evanston came in at No. 19 on the Niche.com list as part of the "2015 Niche Rankings." Read »

May 23, 2015

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