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Man Charged After 300 Pounds of Pot Recovered in Traffic Stop

Man Charged After 300 Pounds of Pot Recovered in Traffic Stop

James Hargett, 37, has been charged after police pulled him over for a traffic violation and then discovered more... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
More Than 85 Flights Cancelled at O'Hare

More Than 85 Flights Cancelled at O'Hare

Airlines cancelled more than 85 flights Sunday morning at O'Hare International Airport as wet snow hit the Chicago... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Mom, Daughter Charged with Attacking CPS Employees, Student

Mom, Daughter Charged with Attacking CPS Employees, Student

A mother and daughter pair, both named Debbie Wilson, attacked two CPS employees and a student with a knife after a... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
1 to 2 Inches Expected in Wintry Mix

1 to 2 Inches Expected in Wintry Mix

One to two inches of snow are expected to fall in Sunday's winter storm system, leading to wet, slippery... Watch »

Jan 25, 2015
Jogger Pulled from Water in Belmont Harbor

Jogger Pulled from Water in Belmont Harbor

A 30-year-old woman was jogging near Belmont Harbor Sunday morning when she fell into the water and was rescued... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Balloon Crew Launches in Bid to Break 2 Records

Balloon Crew Launches in Bid to Break 2 Records

An international team has launched its helium-filled balloon from Japan in a bid to reach North America and break... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
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Diplomatic "Spat": White House on Netanyahu Comments

The White House is still attempting to be diplomatic in response to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's... Watch »

Jan 25, 2015
85,000 Temporary Illinois Driver's Licenses Issued to Illegal Immigrants

85,000 Temporary Illinois Driver's Licenses Issued to Illegal...

A program that has been in place for a year has allowed more than 85,000 illegal immigrants living in the U.S. Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Avec, Alinea Top Zagat's 50 Best Restaurants in Chicago

Avec, Alinea Top Zagat's 50 Best Restaurants in Chicago

The restaurant review website Zagat ranked Chicago's top 50 restaurants based on ratings and reviews from 2014. Read »

Jan 25, 2015
30 Dead in Clashes With Muslim Rebels in Philippines

30 Dead in Clashes With Muslim Rebels in Philippines

At least 30 people were killed in clashes between police and Muslim rebels in the Philippines on Sunday, military... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
World Cup of Hockey to Take Place in 2016

World Cup of Hockey to Take Place in 2016

The NHL and NHLPA announced a new World Cup of Hockey tournament on Saturday, saying that the event will take place... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Indiana Bill Would Make Fatal School Shooters Eligible for Death Penalty

Indiana Bill Would Make Fatal School Shooters Eligible for Death...

A bill inspired by the slaying of a Purdue University student would make a shooting at a school grounds for the... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Two Convicted of Wire Fraud Sentenced to Prison

Two Convicted of Wire Fraud Sentenced to Prison

Gail Howard of Springdale, Arkansas, and James Jedynak of Hemlock, Michigan, were found guilty of swindling some 70... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Lincoln Auction, Including Hair, Nets $800K

Lincoln Auction, Including Hair, Nets $800K

A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia that includes a lock of the slain president's hair has been sold for... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Two Injured After Car Strikes Pole on Lake Shore Drive

Two Injured After Car Strikes Pole on Lake Shore Drive

The driver of a Jeep Liberty sideswiped two cars on Lake Shore Drive near the Museum Campus before striking a pole. Watch »

Jan 25, 2015
Four CPD Officers Injured in Southwest Side Crash

Four CPD Officers Injured in Southwest Side Crash

Two squad cars collided in an intersection on the Southwest Side while pursuing two offenders in a stolen vehicle... Watch »

Jan 25, 2015
Blackhawks to Play Wild in 2016 Outdoor Game

Blackhawks to Play Wild in 2016 Outdoor Game

The Chicago Blackhawks will be heading outdoors again next season, as they will take on the Minnesota Wild at TCF... Read »

Jan 24, 2015

"Breakthrough Understanding": Obama Hails India Talks

President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday they had made progress on nuclear... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Why the Supreme Court Is Acting on the Oklahoma Lethal Injections Case

Why the Supreme Court Is Acting on the Oklahoma Lethal Injections Case

This week the Supreme Court accepted a challenge to the drugs used for lethal injections for the first time since... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
Rocket Launcher Found in Bushes Near Calif. Freeway

Rocket Launcher Found in Bushes Near Calif. Freeway

A military rocket launcher was discovered on the side of the I-15 Freeway outside of Los Angeles Thursday afternoon,... Read »

Jan 25, 2015

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