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Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 09:41 PM CDT

Mom of Missing Girl in Joliet Township Investigated By DCFS

Mom of Missing Girl in Joliet Township Investigated By DCFS

The mother of a missing toddler from Joliet Township is currently under investigation for an allegation of neglect, the Department of Child and Family Services confirmed.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:02 PM CDT

Bulls Fall to Celtics in Game 5

Bulls Fall to Celtics in Game 5

The Chicago Bulls fell to the Boston Celtics Wednesday night 108-97 in Game 5.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 07:51 PM CDT

House Would Require Cursive Writing in Illinois Schools

House Would Require Cursive Writing in Illinois Schools

Don't toss the grammar-school composition paper yet.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 06:49 AM CDT

Canadian Firefighters Rescue Woman From Crane in Toronto

Canadian Firefighters Rescue Woman From Crane in Toronto

A woman who was stuck on the top part of a construction crane in downtown Toronto for hours was rescued Wednesday after being strapped to a rappelling firefighter and lowered to the ground. The woman had...

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Congress Aims for Friday Vote on Bill to Avoid Shutdown

Congress Aims for Friday Vote on Bill to Avoid Shutdown

Lawmakers are trying to give themselves a one-week extension on spending legislation to keep the lights on in government, after the White House backed off a threat to withhold payments that help lower-income...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:41 PM CDT

Employer of Prairie Path Attack Suspect Releases Statement

Employer of Prairie Path Attack Suspect Releases Statement

Authorities are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who attacked a woman on the Illinois Prairie Path in Wheaton Monday.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 10:54 PM CDT

Search For Girl in Joliet Township 'Temporarily Suspended'

Search For Girl in Joliet Township 'Temporarily Suspended'

The mother of a missing toddler from Joliet Township is currently under investigation for an allegation of neglect, the Department of Child and Family Services confirmed.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 09:18 PM CDT

City Proposes Removal of 'Police' From Aviation Security

City Proposes Removal of 'Police' From Aviation Security

The union representing the aviation officers that dragged a doctor off a flight at O’Hare International Airport have filed a complaint with the Illinois Labor Relations Board after the city of Chicago has...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:07 PM CDT

Police Search for Man Who Sexually Abused Girl on CTA Bus

Police Search for Man Who Sexually Abused Girl on CTA Bus

Authorities are searching for a man who sexually abused a teenage girl on a CTA bus in the Logan Square neighborhood Wednesday, according to Chicago police.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 12:33 PM CDT

Search Continues for Missing Girl in Joliet Township

Search Continues for Missing Girl in Joliet Township

Search crews continued to scour Joliet Township Wednesday morning as the frantic search continued for a 16-month-old girl who went missing the day before.

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