Illinois Not Paying Out Big Lottery Jackpots Amid Budget Standoff The Illinois Lottery says big winners since July 1st aren't getting any money yet because there's no state budget, meaning the state has no legal authority to pay out lottery winnings. Alvarez: Journalists’ Slayings Highlight Need For Universal Background Checks Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez said the televised shootings of reporter Alison Parker and photojournalist Adam Ward heightened the need to find better ways to prevent the mentally ill from buying guns.
Elgin Mayor Wants Summit Of Social Service Groups Caught In State Budget Stalemate Emanuel: Journalists’ Murders “Stark Reminder” Of Need For Better Gun Control, Mental Health Treatment Federal Judge Blasts Illinois For Not Making All Ordered Payments Deal To Develop Parkland Near Indiana Dunes Riles Conservationists Commissioner Wants Medical Examiner To Stop Identifying Latinos As Black Or White CTA Getting $750K From Feds To Train Bus Mechanics Current, Former CPS Officials Dismiss Talk Of Possible Bankruptcy Comptroller: Illinois On Pace To Rack Up $5B Deficit
3 Killed, 25 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago The most recent fatal shooting happened about 1 a.m. Sunday. Two boys, ages 16 and 17, were standing on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Ingleside when someone walked up and fired shots at them. The younger boy suffered a gunshot wound to the... Behind The Plate: Wrigley Field’s Concert Transformation CHICAGO (CBS) --- How does a ballpark transform into a concert venue in a matter of days? Carl Rice is the vice president of the restoration and expansion efforts for Wrigley Field and also oversees all the large scale events. He's the man who's in...
Made In Chicago: Lynfred Winery Dense Fog Advisory For Chicago Area Monday Morning Blaze Guts Lincoln Square Lanes Bowling Alley Lanes Reopen On Eisenhower After Fatal Motorcycle Crash Two Injured In I-80 Rollover Crash Authorities Identify One Of Two Men Killed In Arson Fire 70-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck By Train In Gary Thousands Run, Bike And Swim Downtown For Chicago Triathlon