Lake County Offers Mental Health 'First Aid' WorkshopsThe target audience is professionals who work with young people. WBBM's Craig Dellimore reports.
5-Year-Old Boy Catches Eel In Chicago River During "Chicago Fishes" EventA group fishing event along the Chicago River drew hundreds last week, highlighted by the appearance of a surprise fish.
Aurora Boy Released From Hospital After Pit Bull AttackThe 10-year-old Aurora boy who was mauled by two pitbulls last week got out of the hospital on Wednesday - and his mother tells WBBM he's looking forward to going back to school at the end of the month.
Lawsuit: Uber Driver Sexually Assaulted, Harassed Chicago WomanA Chicago woman is suing Uber after a driver allegedly sexually assaulted and harassed her last month.
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.
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.
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.
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.
After The Bell: Dow Closes Above 23,000 For First Time EverStocks surged higher Wednesday, with the Dow closing above the 23,000 mark for the first time ever, as banner quarterly earnings from IBM added to the recent optimism on Wall Street.
Iowa Couple Arrested For Trafficking TeensLawrence Edward Campbell Jr. and Sade Desire Campbell used social media to convince two 16-year-old Chicago girls to go to Waterloo.
Sailboat, Wind Surfboard Capsize In Lake MichiganEvanston authorities say three people ended up in Lake Michigan late Wednesday afternoon when a sailboat and a wind surfboard capsized near Dempster Street.
122 Arrested In National Sex Trafficking Sting; 2 In Northern IllinoisThe FBI and National Center for Missing & Exploited Children announced Wednesday that 85 minors were rescued.