Another Chicago Tragedy Spurs Call To Get Tough On Repeat Gun OffendersLeaders on Monday called for a crackdown on repeat gun offenders, like the two who allegedly killed mother of four Nikeya Aldridge.
Illinois Election Official Downplays Impact Of Records HackThe state board of elections does not have any voters' credit card information or financial records, says General Counsel Ken Menzel.
Che 'Rhymefest' Smith Writes Song About Police Treatment After RobberyHip hop artist Che “Rhymefest" Smith put his experience of being robbed at gunpoint to music.
Flash Flood Warning For Chicago AreaA flash flood warning is in effect for parts of the Chicago area.
Cook County Inches Closer To 10,000 Same-Sex MarriagesCook County officials expect to issue the county’s 10,000th same-sex marriage license this week.
Agency Seeks Private Funds To Dredge Chain O'Lakes, Fox RiverFox Waterway Agency executive director Joe Keller said growing levels of sediment have been clogging the system, which has the most recreational boats per mile in the country.
Cupich Celebrates Opening Of New Pope Francis Global AcademyArchbishop Blase Cupich helped celebrate Mass on Monday at Pope Francis Global Academy, a new school created by consolidating four Northwest Side schools.
At MTV Video Music Awards, Kanye West Speaks Out About Chicago Gun ViolenceKanye West speaks about Chicago's gun violence at MTV's Video Music Awards.
Three Found Dead In Northwest Indiana HomeAuthorities in northwest Indiana were conducting a homicide investigation, after two men and a woman were found dead in a home in Newton County.
Southwest Suburban Braceville Flooded After Extremely Heavy RainsFar southwest suburban Braceville was overwhelmed by flooding on Sunday, after more than four inches of rain fell in less than two hours.
Car Shot On Dan Ryan ExpresswayA vehicle was shot on the Dan Ryan Expressway late Sunday night, prompting police to shut down the express lanes for a few hours.
SUV Crashes Into Store In Englewood, Manager Says TVs StolenAn SUV crashed through the front of a furniture store in the Englewood neighborhood Sunday night, and a store manager said several TVs were stolen afterward.