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'Red Nose Day Special' Raises $30M for Kids' Charities

'Red Nose Day Special' Raises $30M for Kids' Charities

Funds raised during the live variety show Thursday night will benefit children's charities around the world. Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
DePaul Investigating Reports of Noose Found on Campus

DePaul Investigating Reports of Noose Found on Campus

DePaul University is looking into reports that a noose was found on the school’s Lincoln Park campus. Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Possible Cellphone-Cancer Link Found in Rat Study

Possible Cellphone-Cancer Link Found in Rat Study

A partial report from a U.S. government study on on rats and mice has found a possible link between cellphones and... Watch »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Dr. Heimlich, Now 96, Uses His Maneuver for 1st Time

Dr. Heimlich, Now 96, Uses His Maneuver for 1st Time

The 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich maneuver recently used the... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Va. Taxi Driver Indicted for Allegedly Helping Friend Join ISIS

Va. Taxi Driver Indicted for Allegedly Helping Friend Join ISIS

A 26-year-old taxi driver from Virginia was indicted Thursday on charges he tried to help a friend join ISIS... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Nuts on Clark Burglarized for 4th Time in 2 Months

Nuts on Clark Burglarized for 4th Time in 2 Months

Four times in two months thieves have broken into an iconic Chicago popcorn shop. Watch »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Mayborn USA Recalls 3.1M Sippy Cups Over Risk of Mold

Mayborn USA Recalls 3.1M Sippy Cups Over Risk of Mold

Mayborn USA is recalling 3.1 million Tommee Tippee Sippee spill-proof cups after nearly 70 children became ill... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
American Girl in Legal Bid to Return Death-Row Dad

American Girl in Legal Bid to Return Death-Row Dad

Menabe Andargachew, a 9-year-old American girl, is suing the British government for not pushing Ethiopia to release... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Heir B&B: Princess Diana's Estate to Give Orphans a Boost

Heir B&B: Princess Diana's Estate to Give Orphans a Boost

Princess Diana's brother Earl Spencer and his wife Karen Spencer are opening the Althorp family home for guests... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Woman Thrown From Jeep, Critically Injured in LSD Crash

Woman Thrown From Jeep, Critically Injured in LSD Crash

A woman was thrown from a vehicle in a crash on Lake Shore Drive on the South Side late Thursday. Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Travelers Flock to Chicago Airports for Memorial Day Weekend

Travelers Flock to Chicago Airports for Memorial Day Weekend

One of the summer's busiest travel weekends kicked off Friday with the start of Memorial Day weekend. Watch »

Friday, May 27, 2016
IOC: 23 Positives in Retests of Samples From London Olympics

IOC: 23 Positives in Retests of Samples From London Olympics

The IOC says 23 athletes have tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the 2012 London Olympics. Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016

6 BBQ Tips for a Safe Memorial Day Weekend

BBQ and picnic season is just beginning. Here are a few tips to make sure you kick off the season with a safe... View »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Israel Transgender Pageant Unites Christians, Muslims & Jews

Israel Transgender Pageant Unites Christians, Muslims & Jews

"Miss Trans Israel 2016" beauty pageant begins Friday and it will be the first of its kind in the country. The... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Strong Storms Hit Chicago Area

Strong Storms Hit Chicago Area

Mostly sunny skies will transition to showers and storms across a large part of the Chicago area ahead of Memorial... Watch »

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Briton, German Dead in Boat Capsize in Thailand

Briton, German Dead in Boat Capsize in Thailand

Navy divers and other rescuers searched Friday for two foreigners still missing after a speedboat packed with... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Calif. Teen Uses Glasses as Modern Art Prank at Museum

Calif. Teen Uses Glasses as Modern Art Prank at Museum

A prank by a San Jose, California, teen has gone viral and made news around the world. TJ Cruda and his friends put... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
Chicago-Area Animal Shelter Under Fire For Alleged Animal Neglect

Chicago-Area Animal Shelter Under Fire For Alleged Animal Neglect

A well-known Chicago-area animal shelter is coming under fire by former employees who allege some of the animals are... Watch »

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Search for Elmhurst Bank Robbery Suspect Ends

Search for Elmhurst Bank Robbery Suspect Ends

The search for a suspect in a bank robbery that forced two west suburban schools into a lockdown ended Thursday... Read more »

Thursday, May 26, 2016
National Spelling Bee Ends in Tie for 3rd Year

National Spelling Bee Ends in Tie for 3rd Year

The words were tougher. The final rounds lasted longer. The result was the same. The Scripps National Spelling Bee... Read more »

Friday, May 27, 2016
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