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6 hours ago

Wheaton Metra Station Damaged by Fire, Closed Indefinitely

Wheaton Metra Station Damaged by Fire, Closed Indefinitely

A fire damaged the Wheaton Metra station late Wednesday, and the west suburban station will be closed until further notice.

2 hours ago

Man Carjacked, Pistol-whipped in Logan Square

Man Carjacked, Pistol-whipped in Logan Square

A man was carjacked and pistol-whipped Thursday afternoon in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 09:51 PM CST

How to Watch Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Live Anywhere

How to Watch Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Live Anywhere

The iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks off the holiday season with its annual march down the streets of Manhattan on Thursday, Nov. 23, featuring legendary 50-foot balloons, bands, dance numbers and...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 04:54 PM CST

Jeffery Opens Up About Decision to Leave Bears

Jeffery Opens Up About Decision to Leave Bears

The Chicago Bears will face former wide receiver Alshon Jeffery for the first time on Sunday, and while he left the Windy City over the offseason, he insists there are no hard feelings.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 08:48 PM CST

Ex-Olympic Gymnastics Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sex Charges

Ex-Olympic Gymnastics Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sex Charges

A former doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University pleaded guilty Wednesday to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least 25 years in...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 08:20 PM CST

Calls For Freedom in Another Watts Case

Calls For Freedom in Another Watts Case

Cook County prosecutors say they are at least considering the petition of still another defendant who says he fell victim to disgraced Chicago police Sgt. Ronald Watts and the tactical team he ran on Chicago’s...

2 hours ago

‘Still in a Stalemate,' Says Top US Commander in Afghanistan

‘Still in a Stalemate,' Says Top US Commander in Afghanistan

America's top commander in Afghanistan, Gen. John Nicholson, told NBC News Thursday that the war here remains in a "stalemate," but that President Donald Trump's new strategy has reversed a decline in the...

Thursday, Nov 23, 2017 at 06:39 AM CST

Baltimore Detective Was Shot Day Before Police Corruption Testimony

Baltimore Detective Was Shot Day Before Police Corruption Testimony

A Baltimore detective killed by a gunman last week was slain a day before he was set to testify in a corruption probe into activities of indicted officers, the city's police commissioner confirmed Wednesday. C...

5 hours ago

Lanes Reopen After Person Shot on I-290

Lanes Reopen After Person Shot on I-290

All westbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway have been reopened after a shooting that left one person injured Thursday morning on the Near West Side.

3 hours ago

Trump Spends Holiday With Troops, Tells Them 'We're Winning'

Trump Spends Holiday With Troops, Tells Them 'We're Winning'

President Donald Trump thanked U.S. troops for their service on Thursday, assuring them "we're really winning" against America's foes as he celebrated Thanksgiving at his private club in Florida and provided...

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