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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Cab Driver Stabbed in West Ridge

Cab Driver Stabbed in West Ridge

Driver said two men jumped out of his car and into a getaway vehicle after attack on Chicago's Far North Side.

Warm-Up Could Bring 60-Degree Temps Next Week

Warm-Up Could Bring 60-Degree Temps Next Week

With a significant warm-up on the way, this week could be the last time Chicago sees snow on the ground this year.

Nine Arrested in Michigan Avenue Protest

Nine Arrested in Michigan Avenue Protest

Activists rally outside a University of Chicago fundraiser at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel to demand a South Side trauma center.

Video Shows Fireball From Train Derailment

Video Shows Fireball From Train Derailment

A freight train loaded with crude oil derailed in northern Illinois, bursting into flames and prompting authorities to evacuate everyone within 1 mile.

"Battered, But OK": Harrison Ford Crash-Lands Plane

"Battered, But OK": Harrison Ford Crash-Lands Plane

Harrison Ford's family says the actor is "battered, but OK" after crash landing a single-engine vintage plane onto a Venice golf course shortly after takeoff Thursday. Ford was expected to undergo surgery...

Man Pleads Guilty to Libertyville Trail Attack

Man Pleads Guilty to Libertyville Trail Attack

Denilson Martinez-Rodriguez faces up to seven years in prison in connection with the June 15 attack on the on the North Shore Bike Path.