Officials: Live Asian Carp Discovered Near Lake Michigan A live Asian carp has been discovered in a Chicago waterway about nine miles from Lake Michigan — well beyond an electric barrier network designed to prevent the invasive fish.
Emanuel Calls Rauner A "Rookie Governor" With His Plan To Veto A 911 SurchargeMayor Emanuel is criticizing Governor Rauner’s plan to veto a 911 phone surcharge approved by state lawmakers.
At Issue: Tio Hardiman Discusses Clash Between Rauner And Madigan, Governor's RaceLong-shot candidate for Governor, Tio Hardiman said people in Illinois need for the "Clash of the Titans" between the Governor and the House Speaker must end, so the budget standoff can too.
Joliet Action Group Seeks Answers, Justice For Semaj CrosbyA Joliet area group is taking steps to honor the memory of a 17-month-old girl who died in April under suspicious circumstances.
A Twin Saves His Brother By Undergoing A Rare Small Bowel TransplantA Chicago man who was shot almost a year ago had to go through 34 surgeries before the 35th surgery changed his life.
Plans To Revamp South Side Including New Golf Course Discussed In Obama Library MeetingResidents near Barack Obama’s Presidential Library received Wednesday an update on more changes to their neighborhood’s landscape.
Rauner and Other Illinois Elected Officials React To Virginia ShootingIllinois elected officials took to social media to praise first responders and express condolences to Congressman Steve Scalise, who was shot in Virginia.
James Hodgkinson: 5 Things To Know About Alleged Virginia Shooting SuspectHere are five things to know about the man suspected of shooting a congressman and others at a congressional baseball practice in Virginia.
Community Rallies After Bike Owned by Boy With Down Syndrome Is Stolen in Logan SquareA Chicago mom says she is touched by an outpouring of generosity after somebody stole a customized tricycle used by her son, who has Down syndrome.
7-Year-Old Girl Visits CPD Officers, As Part Of A Mission To Hug Cops In All 50 StatesA 7-year-old girl from Louisiana is traveling around the country with her family - giving hugs to police officers.
Chicago Pays Tribute To Muddy Waters With Mural, Formal DedicationThe nine-story-tall Muddy Waters mural in the Loop was formally dedicated Thursday, accompanied by - what else? The blues.
Blackhawks Release 2017 Preseason ScheduleThe Blackhawks will open the 2017 preseason against the Blue Jackets in Columbus on Sept. 19.