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First Lady Visits Chicago Thursday

First Lady Visits Chicago Thursday

On the schedule: a fundraising event and perhaps a Beyoncé / Jay-Z concert at Soldier Field. Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Teen Killed When Bullet Goes Through Window

Teen Killed When Bullet Goes Through Window

Darren Foggey was shot about 9:25 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Artesian Avenue. Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Boko Haram Trades Terrorist Tips With Somalia's Al Shabaab

Boko Haram Trades Terrorist Tips With Somalia's Al Shabaab

Boko Haram is trading tactics with Somalian terrorist group, Al Shabaab as it continues its bloody campaign to carve... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Woman Busts Alleged

Woman Busts Alleged "Upskirter" on CTA Train

Woman says she caught man trying to record video under her skirt on the Red Line. Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Architect Suggests Drastic Changes for Montrose Beach

Architect Suggests Drastic Changes for Montrose Beach

Beach's setup under fire after recent violent incidents. Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Patrick Kane

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Patrick Kane

The Chicago Blackhawks have some very talented players, but no player better deployed that skill, nor did so... Read »

5 hours ago
Most Important Bears: #3 Charles Tillman

Most Important Bears: #3 Charles Tillman

The Chicago Bears have a lot of young players on their defense, including CB Kyle Fuller, and it will be up... Read »

4 hours ago
Bears Positional Breakdown: Defensive Line

Bears Positional Breakdown: Defensive Line

The Chicago Bears could have at least two or three new starters on their defensive line, but can a mix of... Read »

4 hours ago
Democratic Senator Plagiarized College Thesis: NY Times

Democratic Senator Plagiarized College Thesis: NY Times

Sen. John Walsh (D-Mont) appears to have plagiarized his 2007 thesis at the United States War College, according to... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Accused of Killing Wife, Daughter Found Nearly 20 Years Later Living With New Family

Man Accused of Killing Wife, Daughter Found Nearly 20 Years...

Almost 20 years after the body of a 17-year-old girl was discovered behind a Connecticut shopping plaza, police have... Watch »

2 hours ago
ISIS Militants Order Iraqi Females to Undergo Genital Mutilation

ISIS Militants Order Iraqi Females to Undergo Genital Mutilation

Militants have ordered all females in and around Iraq's northern city of Mosul to undergo genital mutilation,... Read »

5 hours ago

"All Hell Broke Loose": Apparent Tornado Hits Va. Campground, Kills 2

Two people are dead and more than a dozen were injured after a tornado reportedly touched down at a campground... Read »

4 minutes ago
Israeli Missile Hits UN School in Gaza, Killing 15

Israeli Missile Hits UN School in Gaza, Killing 15

At least 15 people seeking shelter from heavy fighting in Gaza were killed on Thursday when an Israeli... Read »

2 hours ago

"Ninja Turtles" Movie Sparks Warning From Rescue Group

The anticipated "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie has reptile activists biting their finger nails. Read »

6 hours ago
Stocks Rise on Strong Facebook, Ford Earnings, Jobless Numbers

Stocks Rise on Strong Facebook, Ford Earnings, Jobless Numbers

Stocks rose on Thursday as earnings from Facebook and Ford exceeded expectations and jobless claims hit... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Teen Pilot in Around-the-World Attempt Crashes in Pacific, Dies

Teen Pilot in Around-the-World Attempt Crashes in Pacific, Dies

An Indiana teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight has died in a crash over... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Walmart U.S. CEO to Leave Company

Walmart U.S. CEO to Leave Company

Walmart U.S. CEO Bill Simon is stepping down from his post and will leave the company, Wal-Mart Stores,... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
GM Sets Aside $400 Million for Victims

GM Sets Aside $400 Million for Victims

General Motors reported a lower second-quarter profit on Thursday due to thousands of recalls and the high cost... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Park Grill Case Raises Questions About Daley's Health

Park Grill Case Raises Questions About Daley's Health

Former Mayor Richard Daley won't have to testify in an ongoing lawsuit seeking to break the lease for a... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Child Dies in Bensenville House Fire

Child Dies in Bensenville House Fire

Mother escapes burning home with three children, fourth dies after hiding behind dresser. Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
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