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Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 01:15 PM CST

St. Benedict Preparatory School Closes High School

St. Benedict Preparatory School Closes High School

The high school at St. Benedict Preparatory School in the North Center neighborhood will close because of continually low enrollment, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced Friday.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:59 AM CST

Former Hinsdale Central Teacher Sentenced for Sex Assault

Former Hinsdale Central Teacher Sentenced for Sex Assault

A former teacher at Hinsdale Central High School has been sentenced to six years in prison for having sexual contact with a student.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 08:58 PM CST

5 Cars Stolen From Tinley Park Dealership

5 Cars Stolen From Tinley Park Dealership

Five vehicles were stolen Friday night from a car dealership in suburban Tinley Park, according to police.

Sunday, Feb 26, 2017 at 03:09 AM CST

Transgender Boy Wrestler Wins Controversial Girls State Title

Transgender Boy Wrestler Wins Controversial Girls State Title

A 17-year-old transgender boy completed an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism from those who believe the testosterone he's...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 04:06 PM CST

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman on Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman after a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 05:45 PM CST

Muhammad Ali's Son Detained, Questioned at Airport: Attorney

Muhammad Ali's Son Detained, Questioned at Airport: Attorney

A lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport. Attorney Chris Mancini told NBC News that 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother Khalilah...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:40 AM CST

Man Found Dead in Lake Michigan Near Oak Street Beach

Man Found Dead in Lake Michigan Near Oak Street Beach

A man was found dead in Lake Michigan Saturday morning near Oak Street Beach on Chicago's Near North Side, police said.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 01:05 PM CST

Celebrities Launch Pot Brands as California Legalizes Drug

Celebrities Launch Pot Brands as California Legalizes Drug

Country singer Willie Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 03:11 PM CST

Trump Administration Drops Support of Transgender Student

Trump Administration Drops Support of Transgender Student

The U.S. Departments of Education and Justice on Friday reversed their stance in the case of a transgender student in a Palatine school district, withdrawing support that had been given by the Obama administrat...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 02:06 PM CST

9 Shot, 2 Fatally, in 7 Hours of Chicago Weekend Violence

9 Shot, 2 Fatally, in 7 Hours of Chicago Weekend Violence

Two men were shot to death early Saturday in the city's Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side, bringing the number of homicides in Chicago this year to 101.

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