A 72-year-old man who purchased a winning $200,000 Lucky Day Lotto ticket didn’t realize he had won until a month later.
A north-suburban Chicago community college says it will start offering two free years of tuition to students who maintain certain qualifications.
They walk for hours, ride the train all night and sometimes sleep in alleys or abandoned buildings.
Thirty thousand people signed up for what turned out to be a windy Shamrock Shuffle.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel received a last minute endorsement from one of his most outspoken critics and one-time opponent, Alderman Bob Fioretti.
Chicago Police say a 23-year-old woman is dead and another woman in critical condition after their car crashed into a truck on Damen near the Stevenson Expressway.
Police are looking for a man who allegedly tried luring a girl into his vehicle Saturday morning in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood.
A man was shot to death early Sunday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.
Chicago police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 16-year-old girl.
A 51-year-old Chicago woman is dead after a fiery car crash Saturday morning in East Chicago, Ind., according to the Lake County Coroner.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel was courting votes in the Black community Saturday, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Aurora police are searching for a man in connection with a domestic shooting that left a man wounded Friday at a home in the 1800 block of Brighton Circle.
Hundreds of people gathered outside of the Indiana Statehouse on Saturday, some carrying “no hate in our state” signs, to rally against a new law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people.
On the campaign trail Saturday in the South Shore neighborhood, challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia called Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s approach to the city’s finances “irresponsible.”
Francis Cardinal George has been admitted to Loyal University Medical Center for treating hydration issues and pain management
A man was shot and critically injured on Saturday morning in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.
A man and a woman have been charged with robbing a convenience store at gunpoint early Friday in the River West neighborhood.
The thermometer may disagree, but a lot of people are gearing up for the coming boating season.
A man was stabbed and seriously wounded Friday night in a bar in north suburban Skokie.
Temperatures continue to be below normal for the Chicago area, with a high of 36 degrees on Saturday.
Stuntman Nik Wallenda braved cool temperatures and 15 mph winds as he walked 50 stories above the streets of Chicago as thousands looked on Sunday, November 2nd (Photos by Alex Goykhman).
A CTA Blue Line train jumped the tracks at the O’Hare station early Monday, after the train failed to slow down while pulling into the station, and went through the barriers at the end of the tracks.
A man wanted for murder in Georgia rammed several cars while fleeing police Sunday, before crashing on Lake Shore Drive, prompting a standoff with police that lasted more than 8 hours.
Much of the town of Washington, Ill was destroyed by a tornado on Sunday.
We asked Blackhawks fans to share their photos as they headed out to the Stanley Cup victory rally and parade.