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Chicago Named 2018 WJC Finalist

Chicago Named 2018 WJC Finalist

The city of Chicago has become used to hosting the Stanley Cup Final, but another big hockey event could come to... Read »

6 hours ago
House Approves Bill to Block Lawmaker Pay Raise

House Approves Bill to Block Lawmaker Pay Raise

The Illinois House of Representatives has moved to block a contentious pay raise for lawmakers. Read »

5 hours ago
Cosby's Gay Accuser: Cosby Bad at Reading Sexual Cues

Cosby's Gay Accuser: Cosby Bad at Reading Sexual Cues

The accuser in the only sex assault case settled by Bill Cosby is questioning his self-described ability to "read"... Read »

5 hours ago
Boy, 8, Receives First Double Hand Transplant on Child

Boy, 8, Receives First Double Hand Transplant on Child

An 8-year-old Baltimore boy who lost his limbs to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive... Watch »

2 hours ago
 Trump's Attorney Says 'You Can't Rape Your Spouse'

Trump's Attorney Says 'You Can't Rape Your Spouse'

Donald Trump is making headlines again Tuesday, this time over something his lawyer said while trying to defend the... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
American Accused in Killing of Famous African Lion

American Accused in Killing of Famous African Lion

Wildlife officials on Tuesday accused an American tourist of killing Cecil, one of the oldest and most famous lions... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Theater Gunman's Father Thought Holmes

Theater Gunman's Father Thought Holmes "Might Be Depressed"

The father of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes said he didn't know his son suffered from mental illness until... Read »

4 hours ago
Oswego Man Meets Jonathan Toews Hiking in Peru

Oswego Man Meets Jonathan Toews Hiking in Peru

One lucky suburban man got to meet his "hockey hero" in a most unexpected place — Machu Picchu. Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Jonathan Pollard, Convicted Spy for Israel, Granted Parole: Attys

Jonathan Pollard, Convicted Spy for Israel, Granted Parole: Attys

Lawyers for convicted spy Jonathan Pollard say the U.S. has granted his parole and he will be released in November. Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Mayor Touts Record-Breaking Tourism Numbers

Mayor Touts Record-Breaking Tourism Numbers

With Lollapalooza just days away and the haze just clearing from July's Grateful Dead concerts at Soldier Field... Watch »

Jul 28, 2015
13 Kittens Found in Bag in PAWS Chicago Parking Lot

13 Kittens Found in Bag in PAWS Chicago Parking Lot

Thirteen kittens were found left inside a duffel bag outside a PAWS Chicago Medical Center parking lot during a... Read »

58 minutes ago
George Washington University Drops SAT, ACT Requirement

George Washington University Drops SAT, ACT Requirement

George Washington University will no longer require that students submit their ACT or SAT scores for most freshman... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Rare Blue Moon to Appear This Week

Rare Blue Moon to Appear This Week

Be sure to set your gaze skyward Friday night to catch a glimpse of the rare blue moon, which, contrary to its name,... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Whale Deaths Off Alaska Island Remain Mystery: Scientists

Whale Deaths Off Alaska Island Remain Mystery: Scientists

Researchers may never solve the recent deaths of 18 endangered whales whose carcasses were found floating near... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Reward Offered For Missing Endangered Illinois Turtle

Reward Offered For Missing Endangered Illinois Turtle

A local attorney is offering a $250 reward for a male Blanding's turtle that scientists with Northern Illinois... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Farm Aid to Mark 30th Anniversary in Chicago

Farm Aid to Mark 30th Anniversary in Chicago

Farm Aid will mark its 30th anniversary with a star-studded performance in Chicago. Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Couple's Home Destroyed By Fire Hours Before Wedding

Couple's Home Destroyed By Fire Hours Before Wedding

A few hours before Dayleen Marrero and Andrew Taylor were set to say their “I do’s,” the couple’s apartment building... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Day Care Investigated After 2 Boys Suffer Severe Sunburns

Day Care Investigated After 2 Boys Suffer Severe Sunburns

Two young boys are undergoing treatment for severe sunburns after their day care left them outside all day with... Watch »

56 minutes ago
Boy Scouts Ends Ban on Gay Scout Leaders

Boy Scouts Ends Ban on Gay Scout Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America have ended a blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Men Drive Off With $150K Cash ATM Workers Forgot on Lawn: Police

Men Drive Off With $150K Cash ATM Workers Forgot on Lawn: Police

Police say people in a white van drove off with a bag filled with $150,000 in cash after two employees who were... Watch »

Jul 28, 2015

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