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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 11:37 AM CDT

Blackhawks' Top Forwards to Debut vs. Red Wings

Blackhawks' Top Forwards to Debut vs. Red Wings

The Chicago Blackhawks will play their second game of the preseason on Thursday night in Detroit, and the team will be loaded with stars at the forward position when they make the trip to the Motor City.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 11:05 AM CDT

Gery Chico Announces Run for Chicago Mayor

Gery Chico Announces Run for Chicago Mayor

Gery Chico on Thursday became the latest confirmed candidate for Chicago mayor, joining more than a dozen contenders in the wake of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's surprise announcement that he wouldn't seek re-election.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 09:07 AM CDT

Late-Summer Surge to Send Temps Soaring in Chicago Area

Late-Summer Surge to Send Temps Soaring in Chicago Area

It’s going to be a scorcher in Chicago Thursday but it won’t last long.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 09:04 AM CDT

Chicago Weather Forecast: A Real Scorcher

Chicago Weather Forecast: A Real Scorcher

Andy Avalos has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area. 

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 07:53 PM CDT

11-Year-Old With New Heart Has Drake's Phone Number, Too

11-Year-Old With New Heart Has Drake's Phone Number, Too

The girl who got her wish to meet Drake while awaiting heart surgery in Chicago last month now has a direct line to the rapper — he gave Sofia Sanchez an iPhone with his private number so she can text him...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 05:27 PM CDT

Live Blog: Prosecution Rests its Case in Van Dyke Trial

Live Blog: Prosecution Rests its Case in Van Dyke Trial

After calling 24 witnesses over three and a half days, special prosecutors have rested their case in the Jason Van Dyke murder trial.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 09:14 AM CDT

The Rundown: Amazon, Dog Semi, Pokemon No-No

The Rundown: Amazon, Dog Semi, Pokemon No-No

The top headlines you need to know as you start your day on Sept. 20, 2018.  

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 05:28 PM CDT

3 Students Hurt After Lightning Strike

3 Students Hurt After Lightning Strike

Three students were injured when lightning struck as they waited for a bus in the Round Lake Heights area Thursday morning, according to authorities and school officials.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 07:25 AM CDT

Diamondbacks Avoid Sweep with 9-0 Win Over Cubs

Diamondbacks Avoid Sweep with 9-0 Win Over Cubs

After resting most of their regular hitters, the Arizona Diamondbacks came through with a big win to avoid falling further behind in their playoff chase.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 06:11 AM CDT

4 Shot, Including Baby and Teenager, in South Loop

4 Shot, Including Baby and Teenager, in South Loop

At least four people were shot —including a 6-month-old baby— when a man wearing a ski mask opened fire on a vehicle in Chicago’s South Loop neighborhood Wednesday night, authorities said.

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