Dec 17, 2009

Thomson Now State's Biggest Political Football

Thomson Now State's Biggest Political Football

Illinois GOP -- and Quinn's opponent Dan Hynes -- voice their displeasure.

Dec 17, 2009

Illinois Gets Gitmo

Illinois Gets Gitmo

Rural prison to be acquired by federal government, will hold 100 detainees.

Dec 17, 2009

Terrorists in Thomson? How Ironic

Terrorists in Thomson?  How Ironic

The reason Thomson sits mostly empty today: 9/11.

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Winter Storm Warning Begins Tonight

Winter Storm Warning Begins Tonight

A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for all counties in the Chicago area beginning at 9 p.m. Saturday and lasting until 9 p.m. Sunday. Several inches of snow are expected to fall throughout the weekend.

Friends, Family Remember Ernie Banks at Memorial

Friends, Family Remember Ernie Banks at Memorial

Ernie Banks' memorial and procession was held Saturday at Fourth Presbyterian Church. The famed Cubs legend died Jan. 23 at age 83.

Man Arrested With More Than $6M of Drugs

Man Arrested With More Than $6M of Drugs

Juan Vazquez, 28, was pulled over for a traffic violation when police found $6.75 million worth of cocaine inside two suitcases in his car.

2M Vehicles Recalled 2nd Time for Faulty Air Bags

2M Vehicles Recalled 2nd Time for Faulty Air Bags

More than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for faulty air bags that may inflate while the car is running. The recall includes some Acura MDX, Dodge Viper, Jeep Grand Cherokee...

Police: Girl, 6, Found Dead in Bathtub in Chicago Lawn

Police: Girl, 6, Found Dead in Bathtub in Chicago Lawn

A 6-year-old girl was found dead in a bathtub in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side Friday evening.

Whitney Houston's Daughter Found Unresponsive

Whitney Houston's Daughter Found Unresponsive

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, was found unresponsive in the bathtub of a Roswell, Georgia home, on Saturday and taken to a hospital, Roswell police said.