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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 01:47 PM CDT

Rauner Again Refuses to Comment on 'Racist' Cartoon

Rauner Again Refuses to Comment on 'Racist' Cartoon

A provocative political cartoon from the Illinois Policy Institute, the conservative think tank Gov. Bruce Rauner used to fill key positions during his recent staff overhaul, has sparked headlines and backlash...

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017 at 11:20 PM CDT

Signs of Potential Eye Damage After Watching Eclipse: Expert

Signs of Potential Eye Damage After Watching Eclipse: Expert

Experts have long warned that watching a solar eclipse without proper eyewear can lead to potential damage in your eyes. But what might that damage look like?

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 02:26 PM CDT

Chicago Murder-Suicide Fantasy Suspects to Appear in Court

Chicago Murder-Suicide Fantasy Suspects to Appear in Court

Prosecutors alleged Sunday that the men charged in the “gruesome” stabbing death of a 26-year-old hairdresser committed the crime as part of a sexual fantasy of “killing others and then themselves.”

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 11:11 AM CDT

Coldplay Singer Makes Surprise Stop Before Chicago Show

Coldplay Singer Makes Surprise Stop Before Chicago Show

Just hours before Coldplay singer Chris Martin was slated to perform at Chicago’s Soldier Field, he made an unexpected detour to help an area teen.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 04:49 PM CDT

Timelapse: Watch Solar Eclipse Over Chicago River

Timelapse: Watch Solar Eclipse Over Chicago River

Watch the Chicago River transform underneath the Chicago River.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 04:55 PM CDT

Teen Pleads Guilty to Lesser Charge in Slender Man Attack

Teen Pleads Guilty to Lesser Charge in Slender Man Attack

One of two Wisconsin teenagers charged with repeatedly stabbing a classmate to impress a fictitious horror character called Slender Man pleaded guilty Monday to a lesser charge.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 03:44 PM CDT

2017 Eclipse Excitement Across Midwest

From Chicago to Carbondale, thousands of people are heading outside in hopes...View gallery

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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 04:26 PM CDT

Timelapse: See Chicago's 'Bean' Shine Under Solar Eclipse

Timelapse: See Chicago's 'Bean' Shine Under Solar Eclipse

See Chicago's 'Bean' go dark under Monday's solar eclipse.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 04:27 PM CDT

Timelapse: See Navy Pier Under Solar Eclipse

Timelapse: See Navy Pier Under Solar Eclipse

See how Navy Pier looked during Monday's solar eclipse.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 04:28 PM CDT

Timelapse: See Michigan Avenue Under Solar Eclipse

Timelapse: See Michigan Avenue Under Solar Eclipse

See how Michigan Avenue looked before, during and after Monday's historic solar eclipse.

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