Chicago State University Faculty Asks Rauner To Replace TrusteesThe faculty at Chicago State University has asked Gov. Bruce Rauner to remove all the trustees at the beleaguered South Side school as it faces declining enrollment, major funding shortfalls, and the unexpected ouster of its popular new president.
Chicago Nun Retires After 33 Years Of Helping Women Get Off DrugsA nun with a mission to help homeless women and children retired after over 30 years of service.
Regency Beauty Institute Closing All Schools, Including 10 In Illinois, 6 In IndianaWith some students just weeks from graduation, a nationwide chain of beauty schools is closing, and that is affecting people in the Chicago area, leaving them in the lurch.
1 Killed, 1 Wounded In Eisenhower Expressway ShootingIllinois State Police said the shooting happened around 5:30 a.m. in the outbound lanes of the Eisenhower near Laramie Avenue.
Wrongfully Convicted Man Settles Chicago Heights Lawsuit For $15 MillionA federal judge Wednesday approved a $15 million settlement said to be one of the largest in Illinois history for wrongful conviction.
Hamilton Ticket Scams Began Opening NightHamilton The Musical, the hottest ticket in town, opened Tuesday night in Chicago and theatre fans are already getting ripped off.
Family, Friends Remember U of I Shooting Victim; Alleged Gunman Still At LargeUniversity of Illinois Police believe suspect from weekend shooting to be a man on parole from another gun crime.
2 Students, 1 Teacher Wounded In South Carolina School ShootingTwo students and a teacher were shot Wednesday at a South Carolina elementary school.
Doctor Concocts His Own Vaccines With Cat Saliva, VodkaIllinois regulators have suspended the license of a suburban Chicago doctor who allegedly gives young patients modified vaccinations containing cat saliva and vodka.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Suspect In Shooting Near U. Of I. CampusChampaign police said a preliminary identification has identified 18-year-old Robbie M. Patton as the person responsible for the shooting.
Protesters Picket Brookins Fundraiser, Ask Him To Back OrdinanceSeveral dozen students, teachers and union members picketed Tuesday at a fundraiser for the chair of the City Council's Education Committee.
New Whole Foods, Starbucks Stores Opening In EnglewoodAiming to boost the economy and improve the quality of food available in Englewood, Whole Foods was opening its new store on the South Side on Wednesday.