Gary, Ind. Schools Closed On Monday, For Eclipse ConcernsSome students are bused home at a time when they might be exposed to the eclipse, Gary Community School Corp. said in a news release.
Flooded Suburban Residents Await FEMA Verdict On Federal AssistanceOfficials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency got their first look at the devastating flood damage from torrential July rains in the far northwest suburbs.
Spanish Consulate In Chicago Calls Barcelona Terror Attack "Cowardly Act"Consul General Federico Palomera said the people of Spain are worried, but "we are not afraid."
Lawmakers Demand Apology For Policy Group's "Racist" CartoonRep. Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) called the Illinois Policy Institute's political cartoon "a racist dog whistle."
Gunshot Victim Dropped Off At Cook County CourthouseA woman pulled up outside the courthouse near 26th and California in a black vehicle with a man inside who had suffered a gunshot wound.
Avoiding Air Show Crowds, Aviation Fans Take In Friday RehearsalsDozens of spectators hit the sand at North Avenue Beach to watch the U.S. Army Golden Knights and other acts practice their routines Friday.
Without Reliable Glasses, School Switches Up Plans To Watch EclipseArgo High School teachers will be able to show students a live stream of the eclipse in their classrooms.
Elgin Planetarium Helps U-46 Teachers Prepare For Solar EclipseTeachers in U-46 were schooled on everything from safety precautions to making homemade eclipse viewing devices.
Illegally Parked Truck Prompts Bomb Squad Response At O'HarePolice said the truck parked in an unauthorized area on the upper level outside Terminal 3 around 3:50 a.m.
Man, 71, Charged With Killing Wife And Son In Glenwood Home“He called and said he was inside the garage and had killed his wife and son,” Police Chief Demetrius Cook said. “He didn’t give a reason.”
Man Wounded In Dan Ryan Expressway ShootingThe man showed up at Holy Cross Hospital about 2 a.m. and told investigators he had been wounded on outbound I-90/94 near 59th Street.
2 Charged With Concealing Death Of Woman Found Along Kankakee RiverJonathan “Jon Jon” Rodriguez and Esteban “Steve” Rodriguez each face felony charges of concealment of a death and intimidation.