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Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 at 08:12 AM CDT

1 Dead, 2 Injured in South Suburban Crash

1 Dead, 2 Injured in South Suburban Crash

One man was killed and two other people were injured in a crash involving a car and a motorcycle in Chicago's south suburbs early Thursday. Lexi Sutter reports.

Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 at 08:05 AM CDT

Several Displaced After Fire on Chicago's West Side

Several Displaced After Fire on Chicago's West Side

At least 20 people were displaced by a fire on Chicago's West Side early Thursday. Sandra Torres reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:41 PM CDT

Lockdown Lifted at Concordia's River Forest Campus

Lockdown Lifted at Concordia's River Forest Campus

Concordia University Chicago’s main campus in River Forest was on lockdown Wednesday evening while police searched for someone related to a domestic incident, officials said. Patrick Fazio reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:39 PM CDT

Your Lyft Driver--Are They Insured?

Your Lyft Driver--Are They Insured?

Lyft driver Julio Beltran had a bad enough day Sept. 9, when he was carjacked at gunpoint at a South Side service station. Phil Rogers reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:38 PM CDT

Pritzker Dismisses Discrimination Suit at Joliet Event

Pritzker Dismisses Discrimination Suit at Joliet Event

Twenty days to go and J.B. Pritzker's own staff is suing him. Natalie Martinez reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:32 PM CDT

Feds Swarm North Side Two-Flat, But Few Details Released

Feds Swarm North Side Two-Flat, But Few Details Released

It was a very alarming day for some North Side residents Wednesday who had no warning before dozens of federal agents descended onto their block, swarming a two-flat, for what now appears to be a terrorism...

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:30 PM CDT

Museum Seeks Volunteers for Remarkable Cataloging Mission

Museum Seeks Volunteers for Remarkable Cataloging Mission

The Field Museum is known for its incredible exhibits and stunning architecture, but it needs the public’s help in a big way as it tries to digitize its extensive collection. Lauren Petty reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:28 PM CDT

Pritzker Dismisses Racial Discrimination Suit at Joliet Event

Pritzker Dismisses Racial Discrimination Suit at Joliet Event

Twenty days to go and J.B. Pritzker's own staff is suing him. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:26 PM CDT

Look Inside Google's New 'Hardware Store' in Chicago

Look Inside Google's New 'Hardware Store' in Chicago

Google calls its new Chicago pop-up store the "Google Hardware Store," showing customers the internet search giant is in the device business in a big way. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 10:25 PM CDT

Parents of Missing Wis. Teen Fatally Shot: Sheriff

Parents of Missing Wis. Teen Fatally Shot: Sheriff

The parents of a missing Wisconsin teenager, who were found dead in their home, were killed by gunshots and their deaths ruled a homicide, autopsies showed Wednesday. Regina Waldroup reports.

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