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Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 07:26 PM CDT

Woman Finds 3.72-Carat Diamond After Watching Diamond-Finding Tutorial Video

Woman Finds 3.72-Carat Diamond After Watching Diamond-Finding Tutorial Video

The woman was visiting Arkansas’ Crater of Diamonds State Park for the first time.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 07:15 PM CDT

CTA Announces Train Service Changes for Weekend

CTA Announces Train Service Changes for Weekend

If you’re planning on using CTA trains to get around Chicago this weekend, numerous closures affecting multiple lines could impact your plans.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 06:41 PM CDT

Bryant to Sport Incredible Players' Weekend Cleats, Bats

Bryant to Sport Incredible Players' Weekend Cleats, Bats

Major League Baseball will hold its annual Players’ Weekend over the last weekend in August, and Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant is breaking out some special cleats and bats to raise money for a very important...

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 05:34 PM CDT

Man Fatally Struck by Minivan in Elk Grove Village

Man Fatally Struck by Minivan in Elk Grove Village

An 84-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle Wednesday in northwest suburban Elk Grove Village.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 05:11 PM CDT

Things to Know About Real ID in Illinois

Things to Know About Real ID in Illinois

As of Oct. 1, 2020, every person who flies domestically must have the new identification card.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 05:08 PM CDT

Naperville Plans New Fest to Replace Christkindlmarket

Naperville Plans New Fest to Replace Christkindlmarket

Naperville may no longer have its own version of the Christkindlmarket but it’s getting a new holiday event in its place.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 05:02 PM CDT

Beaches Re-Open After Indiana Cyanide Spill

Beaches Re-Open After Indiana Cyanide Spill

Beaches at the Indiana Dunes National Park have re-opened after a cyanide spill caused a massive fish kill earlier this month.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 04:42 PM CDT

TSA Giving Verbal Advisements of Real ID Requirements

TSA Giving Verbal Advisements of Real ID Requirements

As the official date for enforcement of the Real ID Act approaches, the Transportation Security Administration is beginning to advise air-travelers of the act's requirements.

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 10:45 PM CDT

Man Dies After Trying to Save Girl From Lake Michigan

Man Dies After Trying to Save Girl From Lake Michigan

Authorities are issuing another warning to residents to stay out of Lake Michigan after a 35-year-old man died after jumping into the water to try to save an 11-year-old girl who had been swept into the lake by...

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 03:50 PM CDT

Cubs Sweep Giants Behind Strong Hendricks Performance

Cubs Sweep Giants Behind Strong Hendricks Performance

A day after an epic slugfest at the Friendly Confines, pitchers ruled the day Thursday as the Chicago Cubs edged the San Francisco Giants to finish off a three-game sweep at Wrigley Field.

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