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Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 07:28 PM CST

Officers Remain on Payroll Despite Being Pulled From Streets

Officers Remain on Payroll Despite Being Pulled From Streets

They don’t patrol the streets or face the dangers their fellow officers face. In fact, they are confined to their desks. But over a dozen officers linked to the scandal of Sgt. Ronald Watts and his crew at...

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 06:28 PM CST

Ozzie Guillen, Frank Thomas Added to SoxFest Lineup

Ozzie Guillen, Frank Thomas Added to SoxFest Lineup

For the first time since he left the team after the 2011 season, former Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen will be at the team’s annual Fan Festival later this month, the club announced this week.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 08:56 PM CST

Illinois Parents Sentenced in Child's Starvation Death

Illinois Parents Sentenced in Child's Starvation Death

An Illinois father and stepmother will spend decades in prison in the starvation death of their 6-year-old son, who authorities say weighed just 17 pounds (8 kilograms) when he died.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 05:54 PM CST

Chicago Food Truck Ordinance Debate Heads to Supreme Court

Chicago Food Truck Ordinance Debate Heads to Supreme Court

Have you noticed that Chicago hasn't had many food trucks roaming around lately? That’s because a city ordinance limits where certain food trucks can park, and some say this is driving many entrepreneurs out of...

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 05:20 PM CST

Chicago Announces Dates, Sites for Early Voting

Chicago Announces Dates, Sites for Early Voting

The Chicago Board of Elections announced Wednesday that early voting for the February mayoral election will begin at the end of this month.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 10:38 PM CST

Men in Custody After Multiple Bank Robberies

Men in Custody After Multiple Bank Robberies

A person was taken into custody during an attempted bank robbery Wednesday afternoon in the Near North neighborhood, which followed two other bank robberies earlier in the day in the Loop and River North.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 04:59 PM CST

Armed Men Steal Victim's Jacket in Gold Coast

Armed Men Steal Victim's Jacket in Gold Coast

A group of people stole a man’s jacket at gunpoint late Tuesday in the Gold Coast neighborhood.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 04:36 PM CST

Gould Discusses Possibility of Returning to Bears

Gould Discusses Possibility of Returning to Bears

San Francisco 49ers kicker Robbie Gould still has plenty of connections to the Chicago Bears, but with free agency looming, could a reunion with the team be in the cards?

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 06:39 PM CST

Officials Inspect R. Kelly's Near West Side Studio

Officials Inspect R. Kelly's Near West Side Studio

City building inspectors say they observed multiple code violations when they inspected singer R. Kelly’s Near West Side studio on Wednesday afternoon.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 05:25 PM CST

New Video Shows 2nd Frightening Close Call With Metra Train

New Video Shows 2nd Frightening Close Call With Metra Train

A frightening close call with a Metra train raised eyebrows last month when video showed a crossing gate failing to lower on time but an investigation revealed that wasn't the only near-miss that day and...

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