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Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 08:00 AM CST

Man Found Guilty of Killing Ex, Burying Her in Suburban Park

Man Found Guilty of Killing Ex, Burying Her in Suburban Park

A DuPage County jury on Thursday found a man guilty of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend and burying her in a shallow grave in west suburban Glen Ellyn.

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 07:43 AM CST

Could Dems' 2020 Nominee Be Someone You've Never Heard of?

Could Dems' 2020 Nominee Be Someone You've Never Heard of?

Pete Buttigieg is one of a number of potential candidates who believe the 2016 and 2018 elections showed that voters are looking for fresh faces and that the old rules of politics may no longer apply.

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 06:29 AM CST

Husband of Woman Killed in Murder-Suicide Sues Estate

Husband of Woman Killed in Murder-Suicide Sues Estate

The husband of a woman killed in a murder-suicide last June outside of a restaurant in southwest suburban Orland Park is suing the estate of the shooter.

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 06:16 AM CST

Man Charged With Murder of Autistic Whitney Young Student

Man Charged With Murder of Autistic Whitney Young Student

A 31-year-old man has been charged with stabbing a popular special needs student at Whitney Young High School to death nearly a year ago in East Garfield Park.

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 07:33 PM CST

Van Dyke Sentenced to 81 Months in Laquan McDonald Shooting

Van Dyke Sentenced to 81 Months in Laquan McDonald Shooting

Former Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke is scheduled to be sentenced Friday, more than three months after he was convicted in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:59 PM CST

Search Continues For Missing, Pregnant Chicago Postal Worker

Search Continues For Missing, Pregnant Chicago Postal Worker

107 days, 2,568 hours and still -- no sign of Kierra Coles.

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 06:18 AM CST

Robbers Targeting Chicagoans in Canada Goose Coats: Cops

Robbers Targeting Chicagoans in Canada Goose Coats: Cops

For many Chicagoans, Canada Goose coats are the uniform of winter. The down coats with fur hoods cost close to a $1,000—and now, their distinctive patches are being targeted by robbers.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 08:46 PM CST

Coney Dogs to Make Comeback at Chicago Wiener Stand

Coney Dogs to Make Comeback at Chicago Wiener Stand

Misplaced Michiganders can once again relish in the hot dog of their homeland when “the only Detroit style Coney Island in Chicago" opens this year.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 07:07 PM CST

Maddon Not Concerned as Last Year of Contract Looms

Maddon Not Concerned as Last Year of Contract Looms

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is in town for the team’s annual Fan Convention this weekend, but he’s not letting his uncertain contract status distract him from the task at hand.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 11:02 PM CST

Mayoral Candidates, Others React to Judge's Not Guilty Verdict in 'Code of Silence' Trial

Mayoral Candidates, Others React to Judge's Not Guilty Verdict in 'Code of Silence' Trial

Three Chicago police officers were found not guilty Thursday of attempting to cover up the 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. Chicago officials and mayoral candidates were quick to respond to the...

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