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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 04:04 PM CDT

Chance the Rapper Announces Contest for CPS Students

Chance the Rapper Announces Contest for CPS Students

Chicago-based recording artist Chance the Rapper has already made waves with a big donation to Chicago Public Schools and open mic nights that he hosts, and he’s once again reaching out to the youth of the city...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 04:56 PM CDT

Man 'Deplaned' at O'Hare For Not Turning Off Phone: Airline

Man 'Deplaned' at O'Hare For Not Turning Off Phone: Airline

An American Airlines preparing to depart from O’Hare International Airport returned to its gate after a passenger would not follow crewmembers’ instructions to turn off his phone Wednesday, an airline spokesper...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 04:37 PM CDT

Kane Makes Interesting Admission About Playoff Sweep

Kane Makes Interesting Admission About Playoff Sweep

As the Chicago Blackhawks continue to lick their wounds following their playoff defeat at the hands of the Nashville Predators, Patrick Kane made an interesting admission during an interview this week.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 06:01 PM CDT

3 Juveniles in Custody After Attempted Carjacking: Police

3 Juveniles in Custody After Attempted Carjacking: Police

Three juveniles are in custody after attempting to carjack a 69-year-old man Tuesday night on Chicago’s Southwest Side, according to police.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 01:31 PM CDT

Joe Maddon Describes His 'Defensive Foot Fetish'

Joe Maddon Describes His 'Defensive Foot Fetish'

After Ian Happ made a sweet sliding catch against the Giants, Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he'd wished the rookie's positioning had been better. Except he didn’t quite phrase it that way.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 01:05 PM CDT

Steel Win First Ever Clark Cup Championship

Steel Win First Ever Clark Cup Championship

For the first time ever, the Chicago Steel are USHL champions as they hoisted the Clark Cup after defeating the Sioux City Musketeers 3-2 in a winner-take-all Game 5 on Tuesday night.

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:10 PM CDT

Field Museum Opens New ‘Jurassic World’ Exhibit This Weekend

Field Museum Opens New ‘Jurassic World’ Exhibit This Weekend

Not only does the Field Museum have one of the best dinosaur collections in the world, but this summer, visitors to the museum will have the opportunity to come face-to- face with some of the closest simulation...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 05:22 PM CDT

Officer Pinned by Vehicle, Suspect Shot: Authorities

Officer Pinned by Vehicle, Suspect Shot: Authorities

An officer was injured and a suspect shot in an police-involved shooting on Chicago’s West Side Wednesday, authorities said.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 12:18 PM CDT

Good News, Bad News in Memorial Day Weekend Forecast

Good News, Bad News in Memorial Day Weekend Forecast

There’s some good news and bad news in the Memorial Day weekend weather forecast.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 12:09 PM CDT

Protesters Demand Higher Wages at McDonald's Headquarters

Protesters Demand Higher Wages at McDonald's Headquarters

For five years, the “Fight for $15” movement has been lobbying McDonald’s to raise their minimum wage, and on Wednesday hundreds of the group’s supporters took that message right to the company’s door step.

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