Think of your biggest public transit pet peeves… As it turns out, the Chicago Transit Authority is well aware of them, attacking each and every slight you can think of in their latest advertising campaign.
Osiris the Dutch shepherd is specifically trained to be very gentle with orphaned baby animals. Yes, that is in fact the cutest thing you’ve ever heard.
No, friend, I’m not worried about an Uber driver who knows how to responsibly use a firearm — I’m worried about everyone else.
He scares fans and taunts players — Benny the Bull is amazing. Yes, someone attached a GoPro camera to Benny the Bull’s face. Yes, the video is hilarious.
It’s all a big joke, the owner says, and cops aren’t filing charges.
The latest roller coaster in Indiana doesn’t literally defy reality, but it sure looks like it does. It’s also the first of its kind in the U.S.
Ever wonder what’s under the surface of Lake Michigan? Recent ice thaws have left the lake crystal clear, revealing some of the many shipwrecks it’s seen through the years.
If the purpose of a ticket is to deter a crime, it’s not working. Not for Mayor Emanuel’s motorcade at least…
As with anything pitting Chicago against New York and L.A., watching these people criticize one of our city’s finest accomplishments may make your blood boil.
For those who haven’t followed the drama I’m talking about, a 76-foot-deep hole has existed off Lake Shore Drive since 2008.
The narrative of Chicago’s crime is a tale of two cities – one safe, one violent. For proof, look no further than the number of reported sexual assaults across Chicago’s 77 community areas.
Violence is up, let’s blame the guns… I guess? Anyone else tired of the city’s favorite scapegoat?
Though Indiana Gov. Mike Pence opposes needle exchanges, he’s authorized a needle-exchange program for an Indiana county that’s being ravaged by a HIV outbreak tied to drug use.
When it comes to safety, a city is often judged by the number of homicides and shootings it has in a year. Where does that leave other crimes like criminal sexual assault? Not a priority, say some sexual assault advocates.
Two legendary acts are coming to Montrose Beach this summer, playing a live show on the sand — a rare occurrence in Chicago.
In a recent interview, Kanye West revealed he’ll soon be invalidating the title to his debut album The College Dropout thanks to the Art Institute of Chicago.
At at least one school, children were intimidated and shamed into agreeing to take the highly criticized PARCC standardized test.
Our kids are about to lose two weeks of class time to prepare for and take a test that will have little to no benefits. Needless to say, a lot of people are angry…
Will enough people vote to secure Chicago one of the coveted spots on Monopoly’s latest board?
It can be difficult for journalists to write an article that is both ethical and objective. Thankfully, in the case of the baby lowland gorilla recently born at Lincoln Park Zoo, this isn’t a problem — she is objectively the cutest thing ever. Go Chicago.
A tornado ripped through Coal City, Illinois, on Monday. It was the second time in less than two years that the small town was devastated by a tornado.