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Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 01:41 PM CDT

Man, 68, Found Dead in Ill. Field After 'Skydive Accident'

Man, 68, Found Dead in Ill. Field After 'Skydive Accident'

A 68-year-old man was found dead in a Lasalle County field Friday after a “skydive accident,” authorities said.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 08:20 PM CDT

Teen Dies After Accidental Fall From Downtown Chicago Bridge

Teen Dies After Accidental Fall From Downtown Chicago Bridge

Officials say an 18-year-old man died after falling backward off a bridge in downtown Chicago and landed on the sidewalk below.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 08:08 PM CDT

Former Chicago Police Detective Takes 5th 200 Times in Trial

Former Chicago Police Detective Takes 5th 200 Times in Trial

A former Chicago police detective is refusing to answer questions about his investigation that led to the murder conviction of a man who was exonerated after spending more than 20 years behind bars.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 07:56 PM CDT

Ferry Moves Cars From Iowa to Illinois

Ferry Moves Cars From Iowa to Illinois

A car ferry from Iowa to Illinois is up and running as residents wait for the opening of a bridge connecting the two states.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 07:47 PM CDT

Chicago Among Cities to See Rent Prices Drop: Source

Chicago Among Cities to See Rent Prices Drop: Source

Rent prices in several cities—including Chicago—have dropped within the span of a year, according to a report, despite a rise in prices across the U.S.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 07:44 PM CDT

Frustrated AMA Adopts Sweeping Policies to Cut Gun Violence

Frustrated AMA Adopts Sweeping Policies to Cut Gun Violence

With frustration mounting over lawmakers' inaction on gun control, the American Medical Association on Tuesday pressed for a ban on assault weapons and came out against arming teachers as a way to fight what it...

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 07:09 PM CDT

Sneak Peek: Field Museum's New 'Antarctic Dinosaurs' Exhibit

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Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 10:47 PM CDT

Photos of Person of Interest in Lincoln Park Sex Abuse Case

Photos of Person of Interest in Lincoln Park Sex Abuse Case

Chicago police released new photos Tuesday of a person of interest in two juvenile sex abuse cases that happened last month in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on the North Side.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 09:28 PM CDT

CPS Inspector General to Review Abuse Allegations

CPS Inspector General to Review Abuse Allegations

More fallout from the investigation into sexual assaults at Chicago Public Schools came Tuesday as the city came out with a stronger response, asking the inspector general to step in.

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 09:07 PM CDT

Traffic Signal Funding Acquired After ‘Devon Speedway’ Crash

Traffic Signal Funding Acquired After ‘Devon Speedway’ Crash

Longtime residents say traffic crashes are all too common at a busy Edgebrook intersection. Some even fatal. Still, years after a proposed traffic signal was recommended cars continue to speed by.

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