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Illinois Sailor Dies Overseas
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Illinois Sailor Dies Overseas

Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan D. Burris, 24, of Lisle, died in Abu Dhabi, UAE, of a non-combat related incident. Read »

4 hours ago
4-Year-Old Among Two Shot on South Side

4-Year-Old Among Two Shot on South Side

Shots fired on evening when residents, faith leaders gather at events to promote peaceful summer. Watch »

3 hours ago
Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been... Read »

5 hours ago
Lake Shore Drive Closes Sunday for

Lake Shore Drive Closes Sunday for "Bike the Drive" Event

Last year more than 20,000 cyclists signed up for the event organized by the Active Transportation Alliance. Watch »

May 22, 2015
Chicago Suburb Named Safest City in America

Chicago Suburb Named Safest City in America

A Chicago suburb has been named the safest city in America, according to a new report. Watch »

May 22, 2015
Cops Escort Girls Without Dads to Dance

Cops Escort Girls Without Dads to Dance

Dozens of girls being raised by without fathers weren't left out Friday night when the Chicago Police Department... Read »

3 hours ago
Dems Give No Hint of Compromise with Rauner on Budget

Dems Give No Hint of Compromise with Rauner on Budget

Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposals would impose term limits on lawmakers, freeze property taxes and tweak workers'... Watch »

3 hours ago
Same-Sex Couple Finally Married After Dropping Father-Son Designation

Same-Sex Couple Finally Married After Dropping Father-Son Designation

When Bill Novak and Norman MacArthur moved to the Philadelphia suburbs nearly 20 years ago, they were dismayed to... Read »

5 hours ago
Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they... Watch »

3 hours ago
Samardzija Dominates in Sox Win Over Twins

Samardzija Dominates in Sox Win Over Twins

Chicago 3, Minnesota 2 Read »

3 hours ago
Pricey Purebred Swiped From Downtown Condo

Pricey Purebred Swiped From Downtown Condo

Detectives said theft is a reminder to residents to make sure all doors are properly secured. Watch »

May 22, 2015
Gas Prices to Peak Over Memorial Day Weekend

Gas Prices to Peak Over Memorial Day Weekend

Gasoline prices could rise another few cents to the highest levels of the year this weekend, but will also be the... Read »

May 22, 2015
Senate Passes Bill to Grant Obama Fast-Track Trade Power

Senate Passes Bill to Grant Obama Fast-Track Trade Power

The Senate passed a bill that would give President Barack Obama "fast-track" authority to negotiate the... Read »

4 hours ago
Criminal Wrongdoing in GM's Defect Handling: Feds

Criminal Wrongdoing in GM's Defect Handling: Feds

Federal investigators have identified criminal wrongdoing in General Motors' failure to disclose a defect tied to at... Read »

5 hours ago
Man Steps in Front of Car, Peacefully Ends

Man Steps in Front of Car, Peacefully Ends "Victory Parade" Police...

A bizarre slow-speed chase of a man in a convertible Ford Mustang ended peacefully Friday when a man stepped into... Watch »

2 hours ago
Suburban Robbery Similar to Chicago Knife Incidents

Suburban Robbery Similar to Chicago Knife Incidents

A robbery involving a knife in suburban Elmwood Park may be connected to a string of similar incidents in Chicago in... Watch »

5 hours ago
Man Convicted in Ice Cream Truck Fatal Robbery Set Free 40 Years Later

Man Convicted in Ice Cream Truck Fatal Robbery Set Free 40 Years Later

A man convicted in a fatal robbery of a ice cream truck driver in Coconut Grove, Florida, more than 40 years ago... Watch »

May 22, 2015
40 Dead in Criminal-Officer Shootout in Mexico Cartel Area

40 Dead in Criminal-Officer Shootout in Mexico Cartel Area

As many as 40 people were killed Friday in what authorities described as a large-scale shootout between law... Read »

5 minutes ago
Suburban NY Cops Reach Out to Returning Veterans in Small Ways

Suburban NY Cops Reach Out to Returning Veterans in Small Ways

Lives are being changed for returning combat veterans, thanks to one idea hatched by a former first responder six... Watch »

3 hours ago
Woman Indicted in Hotel Mattress Murder; May Have Had Accomplices

Woman Indicted in Hotel Mattress Murder; May Have Had Accomplices

A 31-year-old woman was indicted Friday on murder and robbery charges in the death of a 28-year-old man found... Read »

May 22, 2015

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