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McCarthy: Bullet That Hit 7-Year-Old Meant for Father

McCarthy: Bullet That Hit 7-Year-Old Meant for Father

The bullet that struck 7-year-old Amari Brown on the Fourth of July while he was watching fireworks was meant for the boy's father, according to Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy. Watch »

4 hours ago
Hot, Humid Day Ahead of Rain and Storms

Hot, Humid Day Ahead of Rain and Storms

Heat and humidity will envelop the Chicago area before a rainy, stormy system moves through Monday night. Watch »

2 hours ago
More Than 1 Million Attend Pope's Ecuador Mass

More Than 1 Million Attend Pope's Ecuador Mass

More than 1 million people filled a park in Ecuador's main port city on Monday for Pope Francis' first big event of... Read »

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WATCH: Dramatic NASCAR Crash That Hurt Fans

WATCH: Dramatic NASCAR Crash That Hurt Fans

A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon's safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory... Read »

Jul 6, 2015
Brother of White Sox Eaton Surprises Him on Field

Brother of White Sox Eaton Surprises Him on Field

The brother of White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton surprised him on the field before Saturday's game in an emotional... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Boston Marathon Bomber Files Preliminary Motion for New Trial

Boston Marathon Bomber Files Preliminary Motion for New Trial

Lawyers for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have filed a preliminary motion for a new trial. Read »

35 minutes ago
Volo Museum Makes Bid on Second Gen. Lee Car

Volo Museum Makes Bid on Second Gen. Lee Car

The Volo Auto Museum has made an offer to buy the first version of the General Lee car from the TV series "The... Read »

56 minutes ago
Pfleger Makes Spike Lee Honorary Member of St. Sabina

Pfleger Makes Spike Lee Honorary Member of St. Sabina

"Chiraq" director Spike Lee spent his last Sunday in Chicago at St. Sabina Church on the South Side, where... Watch »

2 hours ago
Starbucks: Prices for Some Drinks to Go Up

Starbucks: Prices for Some Drinks to Go Up

Starbucks is raising prices again starting Tuesday, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected... Read »

2 hours ago
Blackhawks to Open Training Camp at Notre Dame

Blackhawks to Open Training Camp at Notre Dame

For the third consecutive year, the Chicago Blackhawks will open training camp at the University of Notre Dame, the... Read »

2 hours ago
$1 Million Bond for Man Charged With Acid Attack

$1 Million Bond for Man Charged With Acid Attack

A 61-year-old West Side man appeared in bond court Sunday for charges of throwing acid on two adults and two... Watch »

4 hours ago
9 Dead, 46 Wounded in Fourth of July Weekend Violence

9 Dead, 46 Wounded in Fourth of July Weekend Violence

Nine people have died and 46 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago this Fourth of July weekend, including... Watch »

Jul 6, 2015
Fraying Family Ties Cut to Heart of Theater Gunman's Defense

Fraying Family Ties Cut to Heart of Theater Gunman's Defense

They show up in court every day, a visible reminder to jurors that even a killer has parents who love him and who... Read »

3 hours ago
Greek FM Quits, Uncertainty Follows Bailout Vote

Greek FM Quits, Uncertainty Follows Bailout Vote

The euro fell sharply on Monday (local time) in Asia-Pacific trading after Greeks overwhelmingly rejected austerity... Watch »

Jul 6, 2015
Man Critically Hurt in Fall at Grateful Dead Show

Man Critically Hurt in Fall at Grateful Dead Show

A 41-year-old man fell at least 20 feet from a railing where he was sitting inside the stadium during the final... Read »

Jul 6, 2015
At 116, Brooklyn Woman Is World's Oldest Person

At 116, Brooklyn Woman Is World's Oldest Person

A Brooklyn centenarian celebrated her 116th birthday Monday by being certified as the world's oldest living person. Read »

17 minutes ago
Former AG Eric Holder to Return to Law Firm

Former AG Eric Holder to Return to Law Firm

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will return as a partner at Covington & Burling, the law firm he had... Read »

5 hours ago
Documents Reveal Details of Chicago Woman's Killing in Bali

Documents Reveal Details of Chicago Woman's Killing in Bali

Indonesian court documents show that a man convicted in the murder of a Chicago woman in Bali arrived on the resort... Watch »

5 hours ago
Famed Chicago Trading Pits Come to an End

Famed Chicago Trading Pits Come to an End

On Monday, most futures pits in Chicago and New York, where frenzied buying and selling once helped set prices on... Read »

5 hours ago
S.C. Lawmakers Debate Confederate Flag Removal

S.C. Lawmakers Debate Confederate Flag Removal

The South Carolina Legislature took the first steps Tuesday toward bringing down the Confederate battle flag from... Read »

4 hours ago

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