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Water Tower Plaza To Be Renamed for Jane Byrne

Water Tower Plaza To Be Renamed for Jane Byrne

Jane Byrne served as Chicago mayor from 1979 to 1983, but unlike mayors before her, no city parks or buildings bear... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
LA Water Main Break, Geyser Flood Twitter With Photos

LA Water Main Break, Geyser Flood Twitter With Photos

UCLA students took to social media to share their horror, amazement and even humor as a massive water main... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
U.S. Hits Russia With Tough New Sanctions, Backing EU

U.S. Hits Russia With Tough New Sanctions, Backing EU

President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced new sanctions against key sectors of the Russian economy in the... Read »

Jul 29, 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
2 Charged With Shooting Death of Calumet City Rapper

2 Charged With Shooting Death of Calumet City Rapper

Two men have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a local rapper during a robbery Friday night... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Blues Band Shows Bears Pride in New Tune

Blues Band Shows Bears Pride in New Tune

With training camp underway, Bears fans are gearing up for the official start of football season. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Festival Drops R. Kelly From Lineup After Protests

Festival Drops R. Kelly From Lineup After Protests

A music and fashion festival in Columbus, Ohio, dumped R. Kelly from its lineup following protests of the... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Colorado Court Halts Gay Marriages in Boulder

Colorado Court Halts Gay Marriages in Boulder

The Colorado Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the clerk in Boulder to stop issuing gay marriage licenses while... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Caught on Video: Woman Attacked in NYC Elevator

Caught on Video: Woman Attacked in NYC Elevator

Police are looking for two men who followed an 18-year-old woman into a New York City apartment building... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Crews Beat Back Blaze in California's Yosemite Park

Crews Beat Back Blaze in California's Yosemite Park

Fire crews have brought containment up to 19 percent for a wildfire burning in California's Yosemite National... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
4 Teens Charged With Murder in USC Student's Beating Death

4 Teens Charged With Murder in USC Student's Beating Death

Four people were charged in connection with capital murder on Tuesday in the beating death of a 24-year-old... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Satellite Photos Show Activity at North Korea Launch Site

Satellite Photos Show Activity at North Korea Launch Site

A U.S. research institute said Tuesday that North Korea is upgrading its main rocket launch site and it... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
LollaShop Pops Up on State Street

LollaShop Pops Up on State Street

Retail store offers Lollapalooza gear before, during and after music festival. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
SoCal Army Vet's Roommate Convicted of Her Murder

SoCal Army Vet's Roommate Convicted of Her Murder

Jurors on Tuesday convicted a Southern California man of second-degree murder in the slaying of his former roommate,... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
2 Teens Killed When Stolen Car Crashes in Harvey

2 Teens Killed When Stolen Car Crashes in Harvey

Two teens who were killed when a stolen vehicle they were riding in crashed early Sunday in south suburban... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Voters Get to Weigh In on Millionaire Tax

Voters Get to Weigh In on Millionaire Tax

The resolution asks voters whether incomes over $1 million should be taxed with a 3 percent Read »

Jul 29, 2014
2 U.S. Marshals in NYC Gun Battle Released From Hospital

2 U.S. Marshals in NYC Gun Battle Released From Hospital

Two U.S. Marshals wounded in the Greenwich Village gun battle with a California fugitive who skipped town... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Catalytic Converters Stolen From Vehicles in East Chicago

Catalytic Converters Stolen From Vehicles in East Chicago

Catalytic converters were stolen from half a dozen vehicles in a train station parking lot in East Chicago... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Waukegan Man Wanted in Brawl, Shooting at Gojos Cafe

Waukegan Man Wanted in Brawl, Shooting at Gojos Cafe

Police are looking for the alleged shooter involved in a mob brawl in May that ended with three people shot at... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Appeals Court Upholds Country of Origin Labels on Meat

Appeals Court Upholds Country of Origin Labels on Meat

A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld new government rules requiring labels on packaged steaks, ribs and... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
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