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Clerk Dorothy Brown Requests Pay Increase

Clerk Dorothy Brown Requests Pay Increase

Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court Dorothy Brown penned a letter Tuesday to Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and the Cook County Board of Commissioners asking for a pay raise. Read more »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Ill. Teen Dies After Taking Drug 'Molly,' Going to Nightclub

Ill. Teen Dies After Taking Drug 'Molly,' Going to Nightclub

A concertgoer who died after taking a popular party drug and going to a nightclub in Milwaukee over the weekend has... Read more »

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Clinton Defends Against Sanders & Trump

Clinton Defends Against Sanders & Trump

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will now be defending her campaign from two flanks as Bernie... Read more »

2 hours ago
Trump's Open Path Causes Agony for Some in GOP

Trump's Open Path Causes Agony for Some in GOP

Donald Trump's last Republican foe, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, ended his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday... Read more »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Police Chase That Began in Chicago Ends in Southern Suburb

Police Chase That Began in Chicago Ends in Southern Suburb

A police chase that started in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood continued onto area expressways heading into the... Watch »

2 hours ago
Alberta Declares Emergency as Fires Threaten Canada Oil Town

Alberta Declares Emergency as Fires Threaten Canada Oil Town

Alberta declared a state of emergency Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires that have... Watch »

21 minutes ago
Lead Found in Drinking Water at Boston Public Schools

Lead Found in Drinking Water at Boston Public Schools

Lead has been found in the drinking water of several public schools in Boston, officials confirmed Wednesday. Water... Read more »

3 hours ago
Body Pulled from Lake Michigan

Body Pulled from Lake Michigan

A body was pulled from Lake Michigan Wednesday afternoon, according to the Chicago Police Department. Read more »

6 hours ago
High End Car Makers Developing SUVs

High End Car Makers Developing SUVs

The 2017 Bentley Bentayga will be the most expensive in the U.S. with a base price of $229,000, NBC News reported. Read more »

3 hours ago
Airline Refuses to Refund Pregnant Woman Concerned About Zika Virus

Airline Refuses to Refund Pregnant Woman Concerned About Zika Virus

Grace Burke, her husband, and their 1-year-old daughter were planning to attend a wedding in Florida in February... Watch »

3 hours ago
Man Guilty of Murdering Virginia Student

Man Guilty of Murdering Virginia Student

A jury found Steven Briel guilty of first-degree murder, strangulation and abduction in the death of a University of... Watch »

6 hours ago
Former Comcast Worker Guilty of Killing Second Customer

Former Comcast Worker Guilty of Killing Second Customer

A former Comcast worker already serving a life sentence for raping and killing a customer was found guilty Wednesday... Read more »

5 hours ago
Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett Dies at 82

Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett Dies at 82

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Bennett, of Utah, who shied away from the spotlight but earned a reputation as someone who knew... Read more »

5 hours ago
Man Charged After Police Find Marijuana Worth Millions

Man Charged After Police Find Marijuana Worth Millions

A Chicago man is behind bars after police found about 500 pounds of marijuana inside a building he owned near west... Read more »

5 hours ago
US Declares Aleppo Cease-Fire, Syria Says Only for 48 Hours

US Declares Aleppo Cease-Fire, Syria Says Only for 48 Hours

Sporadic violence persisted in Aleppo on Wednesday as U.S. officials announced an agreement had been reached with... Read more »

5 hours ago
New Robot Surgeon Works on Its Own

New Robot Surgeon Works on Its Own

A new type of robot can perform tricky surgery as well as — and in some cases better than — human surgeons, NBC News... Read more »

6 hours ago
Army Capt. Sues Obama for Fight Against ISIS

Army Capt. Sues Obama for Fight Against ISIS

An Army captain sued President Barack Obama on Wednesday, alleging he doesn't have the proper congressional... Read more »

6 hours ago
Suburban Teenager Overcomes Peanut Allergy

Suburban Teenager Overcomes Peanut Allergy

Not long after she was born, Caryn Tatelli recognized that her daughter Susan had a serious peanut allergy. Watch »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Gondolas Could Provide Aerial View of Chicago

Gondolas Could Provide Aerial View of Chicago

Two Chicago business leaders are looking to the skies in an effort to boost tourism. They've unveiled a plan to put... Watch »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Infected Mosquitoes Can't Transmit Zika Virus: Study

Infected Mosquitoes Can't Transmit Zika Virus: Study

Infecting mosquitoes with a strain of bacteria reduced their ability to transmit the Zika virus, according to... Read more »

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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