The father of a Navy SEAL killed during an anti-terrorism raid in Yemen is demanding an investigation into its planning and criticized the Trump administration for its timing. Bill Owens told The Miami Herald in a story published Sunday that he refused to meet with President Donald Trump when both came to Dover Air Force Base to receive the casket carrying his son, Chief Special Warfare Officer William ``Ryan'' Owens. "I want an investigation,'' said Owens, a retired Fort Lauderdale police detective and veteran. "The government owes my son an investigation.''
Two young girls were found dead and four other people were injured in a house fire on Chicago’s South Side Saturday night.
With the World Champion Cubs scheduled to open their season in five weeks, City Hall is gearing up to implement Mayor Emanuel’s plan to double parking meter rates around Wrigley Field.
Will the 89th Academy Awards be a parade of political speeches or landslide for "La La Land"? Probably both. Sunday night's Oscars are shaping up to be one of the most turbulent and politically charged ceremonies in recent memory. The three-hour-plus telecast, which begins at 8:30 p.m. on ABC, is expected to resemble one very glitzy protest against President Donald Trump, whom award-winners — like Meryl Streep at the Golden Globes — have railed against throughout Hollywood's awards season. An unusually tense atmosphere has coalesced before the Dolby Theatre ceremony, with protests, rallies and boycotts swirling around this year's Oscars. Even the normally sunny California weather has been stormy, with rain drenching Los Angeles early Sunday — though only clouds are expected for red carpet arrivals.
A 25-year-old woman has been charged with driving under the influence and causing a crash that left a man dead early Thursday on Chicago's West Side.
Chance the Rapper loves to spoil his fans, and on Sunday he did just that, buying out multiple showings of the movie "Get Out" at a theatre in Chicago and inviting anyone and everyone to watch it for free.