A First For Same-Sex Couples: Triplets With DNA From Both Parents Justin Rehs and his husband, Adam Smeets, were ready to be fathers, but they weren't so ready to hear their surrogate was pregnant with triplets. That wasn’t the only stunner.
Mentoring Program Steers Chicago Youth Toward Auto-Restoration CareersAlex Levesque uses vintage car restoration to show troubled young people -- often with previous gang ties -- a path away from violence.
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.
Hillary Clinton Seeks Big Bucks At Chicago FundraisersThe Democratic presidential nominee was making at least two appearances aimed at raking in some big bucks, a day after Republican Donald Trump was in the area.
Mayor Emanuel: Looming Teachers Strike 'Unnecessary' And 'Avoidable'The mayor says teachers are reneging on a deal hammered out months ago by top union officials.
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.
Teacher Carjacked Outside School In Auburn GreshamPolice said the 29-year-old woman was attacked outside Perspectives Middle Academy charter school at 81st and May streets as she arrived for work around 6 a.m.
Mayor Plans To Buy Hundreds Of New Squad Cars For CPDMayor Rahm Emanuel has asked the City Council to approve $25 million in new borrowing to purchase about 600 new squad cars for the Chicago Police Department, to provide vehicles for the nearly 1,000 new police officers he plans to hire over the next two years.
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.
Do Meal Prep Kits Save You Money?You like to cook, but hate the meal planning and shopping. Meal prep kits offer recipes and ingredients delivered right to your door.
Mother Claims Elliot Nott Assaulted Her Daughter In 2011One parent claims he assaulted her 8-year-old daughter years ago, but nothing was done.