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.
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.
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.
A thief or thieves are targeting folks who leave valuables in their parked cars in the Chicago area--including Wednesday morning when at least two women who were in an exercise class had their purses stolen.
On the eve of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s announcement for Chicago mayor, she announced more details on why her chief of staff, John Keller, resigned.
Police are looking for a person who may have pointed a gun at a group of children Tuesday afternoon at a park in west suburban Naperville.
Failed efforts to authenticate Abraham Lincoln's ownership of a stovepipe hat were kept secret for years by the nonprofit group that owns the hat.
As the opioid epidemic continues to take more lives, officials are urging everyone to be prepared.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions visited the Chicago-area on Wednesday, blasting the ACLU and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel for their stances on crime.
A Chicago Catholic parish is causing controversy after parishioners burned a rainbow pride flag, ignoring an order from the Chicago Archdiocese.
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