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Lawmakers Urge EPA to Review Regulations for Lead in Water

Lawmakers Urge EPA to Review Regulations for Lead in Water

Sen. Dick Durbin and Rep. Tammy Duckworth asked the Environmental Protection Agency Monday to evaluate the... Read more »

3 hours ago
Uber Agrees to Pay $28.5M to Settle Lawsuits

Uber Agrees to Pay $28.5M to Settle Lawsuits

Uber said Thursday it agreed to pay $28.5 million to settle litigation brought by customers who alleged the service... Read more »

4 hours ago
Attack Ad Skewers Rep. Dunkin Over Ties to Rauner, Rahm

Attack Ad Skewers Rep. Dunkin Over Ties to Rauner, Rahm

In an ad that debuted Wednesday, Rep. Ken Dunkin was criticized for allegedly colluding with Gov. Read more »

2 hours ago
Quenneville Says NHL Sides With Him on Goal Reversal

Quenneville Says NHL Sides With Him on Goal Reversal

The Chicago Blackhawks are still steaming about a goal that was overturned in their Tuesday loss, but head coach... Read more »

5 hours ago
Wife of Accused Georgia Hot-Car Dad Files for Divorce

Wife of Accused Georgia Hot-Car Dad Files for Divorce

The wife of the Atlanta-area man charged with killing their toddler by locking him in an SUV has filed for divorce... Read more »

5 hours ago
Clooney Hopes to Meet Merkel to Discuss Refugees

Clooney Hopes to Meet Merkel to Discuss Refugees

Actor George Clooney says he plans to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss the situation in Syria, which... Read more »

5 hours ago
43 Percent of Americans Are Still Renting Homes

43 Percent of Americans Are Still Renting Homes

The number of renters across the United States grew to just over 43 percent between 2006 and 2014, according to... Read more »

6 hours ago
Autopsy Results Released in Suburban Father's Death

Autopsy Results Released in Suburban Father's Death

The death of a husband and father of two whose body was found in a suburban forest preserve Wednesday, two days... Watch »

6 hours ago
NOAA: El Nino Could Transition to La Nina This Fall

NOAA: El Nino Could Transition to La Nina This Fall

It has been a mild winter in Chicago to say the least, but even though this season isn’t over, early predictions... Read more »

5 hours ago
Report Details EPA Missteps in Colo. Mine Spill

Report Details EPA Missteps in Colo. Mine Spill

A probe of a mine waste accident in Colorado that fouled rivers in three states with arsenic, lead and other toxic... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Blackhawks Set to Visit White House Next Week

Blackhawks Set to Visit White House Next Week

For the third and final time during his administration, President Barack Obama will welcome the Chicago Blackhawks... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Rubio Launches New Attacks in Jumbled S.C. Primary

Rubio Launches New Attacks in Jumbled S.C. Primary

Trying to re-establish his place as a White House contender, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is unloading on nearly all... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
16-Year-Old Girl Shot While Walking to School in Chicago

16-Year-Old Girl Shot While Walking to School in Chicago

A 16-year-old girl was shot Thursday morning half a block from her home while she walked to school in Chicago... Read more »

5 hours ago
4 Remaining Oregon Occupiers Surrender

4 Remaining Oregon Occupiers Surrender

The four remaining occupiers at an Oregon wildlife refuge surrendered Thursday morning after hours of tense... Read more »

42 minutes ago
NTSB to Launch 2nd Search Mission for Sunken El Faro

NTSB to Launch 2nd Search Mission for Sunken El Faro

Federal investigators say they're launching a second search of the wreckage of a freighter that sank Oct. 1 near the Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
New Whole Foods Stores May Include Tattoo Parlors

New Whole Foods Stores May Include Tattoo Parlors

Whole Foods is going beyond the traditional grocery store experience in an attempt to reach a newer, younger... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Judge Says Camille Cosby Can Be Deposed

Judge Says Camille Cosby Can Be Deposed

The wife of embattled comedian Bill Cosby will be deposed in a civil suit involving her husband later this month... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Brazil, Texas University Strike Deal on Zika Vaccine

Brazil, Texas University Strike Deal on Zika Vaccine

Brazil has signed an agreement with the University of Texas Medical Branch to develop a vaccine against the Zika... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Clinton Aims to Reset Campaign With Focus on Black Voters

Clinton Aims to Reset Campaign With Focus on Black Voters

After an overwhelming loss in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is staking a campaign comeback on her ability to woo... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016
Sneak Peek Inside 2016 Chicago Auto Show

Sneak Peek Inside 2016 Chicago Auto Show

The Chicago Auto Show will take over the McCormick Place Saturday for nine full days and one million square feet of... Read more »

Feb 11, 2016

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