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Man Charged in Fight Over Whether Jordan or Lebron is Better

Man Charged in Fight Over Whether Jordan or Lebron is Better

Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Illinois University Faculty Among Best Paid in Big 10

Illinois University Faculty Among Best Paid in Big 10

Faculty pay at the University of Illinois is among the highest in the Big Ten. Watch »

4 hours ago
Doerr, Guirgis Among Pulitzer Winners in Arts

Doerr, Guirgis Among Pulitzer Winners in Arts

Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See" has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. The award, announced Monday... Read »

6 hours ago
Bears Announce Training Camp Start Date

Bears Announce Training Camp Start Date

The Chicago Bears will be heading to Bourbonnais for training camp this summer, and they've announced when players... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Chicago Detective Not Guilty in Off-Duty Fatal Shooting

Chicago Detective Not Guilty in Off-Duty Fatal Shooting

A Chicago police officer accused of shooting and killing a woman when he fired his gun into a crowd three years ago... Watch »

2 hours ago
Chef Week Offers Discounted Fine Dining

Chef Week Offers Discounted Fine Dining

More than 85 restaurants in the city and the suburbs are offering a $22 three-course lunch and/or a $44 four-course... Read »

6 hours ago
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia "On Alert" Amid Attack Threats

The Saudi Arabian government put security forces on high alert after getting threats about possible militant attacks... Read »

Apr 20, 2015

"Accountant of Auschwitz" Goes on Trial in Germany

Dozens of Holocaust survivors worldwide and their relatives are converging on a German courtroom Tuesday as the man... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Clear Lake Michigan Shows Off Submerged Shipwrecks

Clear Lake Michigan Shows Off Submerged Shipwrecks

The clear blue, post-winter waters of northern Lake Michigan have disclosed some of their hidden history to a U.S. Watch »

Apr 20, 2015
Humpback Whales Endangered No More?

Humpback Whales Endangered No More?

The federal government on Monday proposed removing most of the world's humpback whale population from the endangered... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Interim CPS CEO Makes Changes on First Day in Office

Interim CPS CEO Makes Changes on First Day in Office

The interim CEO of Chicago Public Schools revealed plans to terminate a multi-million no-bid contract “if any... Watch »

Apr 20, 2015
Darling Named Starting Goaltender in Game 4

Darling Named Starting Goaltender in Game 4

The Chicago Blackhawks will stick with goaltender Scott Darling in net on Tuesday evening when they take on the... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Fishermen Still Struggling 5 Years After BP Gulf Spill

Fishermen Still Struggling 5 Years After BP Gulf Spill

Five years after an oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 people and pumping millions of gallons of the... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Biden to Speak on Sexual Violence at U of I Thursday

Biden to Speak on Sexual Violence at U of I Thursday

Vice President Joe Biden will speak Thursday on the campus of University of Illinois about the White House... Watch »

Apr 20, 2015
Washington Post Reporter in Iran Faces 4 Charges: Atty

Washington Post Reporter in Iran Faces 4 Charges: Atty

A lawyer says a Washington Post reporter jailed in Iran faces four charges, including an espionage charge. Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Uber Driver Shoots Gunman in Logan Square: Pros.

Uber Driver Shoots Gunman in Logan Square: Pros.

An Uber driver put his concealed carry permit to use Friday night when he pulled a shotgun and opened fire on a man... Watch »

Apr 20, 2015
Teen on Trial Aims to Give Trust Fund to Baby

Teen on Trial Aims to Give Trust Fund to Baby

The 4-week-old daughter of Heather Mack, a Chicago teen on trial in Bali in connection with her mother’s murder, is... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Boy, 8, Safe After Car Stolen From Driveway With Him Inside

Boy, 8, Safe After Car Stolen From Driveway With Him Inside

An 8-year-old boy was found safe about three hours after his family's car was stolen from their northern California... Watch »

3 hours ago
Cook County Prosecutor to Try New Approach to Drug Crimes

Cook County Prosecutor to Try New Approach to Drug Crimes

Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez plans to introduce an overhaul of her office's drug policies regarding... Watch »

4 hours ago
Three Shot Near U of C Campus in Hyde Park

Three Shot Near U of C Campus in Hyde Park

Three people were shot early Monday near the University of Chicago campus in the South Side Hyde Park neighborhood. Watch »

4 hours ago

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