Amid record flooding, organizers on Saturday canceled the Algonquin Founders' Days Festival scheduled for next weekend.
An 18-year-old man has been charged in connection with a shooting at a southwest suburban gas station Thursday night.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester had a heavy heart after the passing of his uncle, and he paid a special tribute to him during Saturday's game.
A Chicago police officer was among three people hurt in a crash late Saturday.
Eight people are dead and another 30 are hospitalized after being found in the back of a hot tractor-trailer in San Antonio early Sunday morning, police and fire officials say. San Antonio Chief of Police...
Gov. Bruce Rauner said Friday he wants lawmakers to send him an education funding bill by noon Monday or face daily special sessions until month's end to ensure the state's schools open on time.