Man Sentenced To 15 Years After Bid To Join Terror GroupA terrorist recruit from suburban Aurora was sentenced to the maximum 15 years in prison for attempting to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in the Middle East.
U.S. Postal Service Urging Employees To Volunteer To Work In Puerto RicoTo try and get delivery back to normal in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Postal Service has asked employees across the country to volunteer for 30-day stints on the island.
NOAA: The Fate Of This Year's Winter Forecast Lies In La Nina TurnoutForecasters at NOAA's Climate Prediction Center released Thursday the U.S. Winter Outlook and the weather lies in the hands of possible La Nina.
License Of Schaumburg Psychiatrist SuspendedDr. Wolfrum is also accused of failing to comply with multiple federal regulations related to the ordering, keeping and dispensing of controlled substances.
No One Hurt When School Bus Strikes House In Elk Grove VillageNo one was injured when a school bus crashed into a house Thursday morning in northwest suburban Elk Grove Village.
Man Poured Nail Polish Remover On Woman On Near North SideA woman was hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday night after a man poured nail polish remover on her during a fight in their Near North Side home.
String Of Residential Burglaries Reported In Logan Square, Wicker ParkPolice are warning residents about a string of recent residential burglaries in the Logan Square, Wicker Park, Bucktown and Noble Square neighborhoods.
Junior Chef's Homemade Empanadas Raising Money For Hurricane VictimsA 12-year-old boy from the South Side is putting his passion for baking into an effort to raise money for victims of Hurricane Maria.
With Soda Tax Gone, County Board Looks To Close $200M Budget Gap“We’re not going to be able to raise revenue, we’re going to have to cut,” Commissioner Jeff Tobolski (D-McCook) said.
1 Dog Dead, 1 Revived After House Fire In LaPorte CountyTwo LaPorte County Sheriff’s deputies jumped to action to try to save two dogs from a house fire Wednesday afternoon.
Javier Baez Snaps Postseason Slump, Helps Save Cubs' SeasonBaez broke an 0-for-20 postseason funk by hitting two homers in the Cubs' 3-2 win over the Dodgers in Game 4.
U Of I, U Of C, Northwestern Plan $1.2 Billion Research Hub In South LoopThe universities have teamed up to create what they hope will become the next big think tank in Chicago.