Thursday Night Breakdown: Raiders, Chiefs Battle For AFC West LeadThe Raiders, one of the NFL's surprises this season, face the Chiefs in an AFC West battle with playoff implications.
School Board To Vote On Revised CPS Budget, Even With $215M HoleDespite a massive budget hole and no apparent way to fill it, the Chicago Board of Education was set to vote Wednesday on an operating budget for the Chicago Public Schools for the current school year.
Emanuel To Meet Trump In New YorkA few weeks after speaking to President-elect Donald Trump about the White House transition, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was scheduled to meet with Trump in New York.
Hobos Cousin Testifies For Defense, Faces Off With ProsecutorA cousin of alleged Hobos leader Gregory “Bowlegs” Chester took the witness stand Tuesday as Chester and five other allegedly high-ranking gang members set out to defend themselves in a federal racketeering trial that has already lasted 12 weeks.
Former Top Cop Escalante Testifies At Federal Civil TrialRefugio Ruiz-Cortez has taken to trial his 2011 lawsuit against ex-Chicago cop Glenn Lewellen, who is serving an 18-year prison sentence for a lengthy drug conspiracy.
2 Killed, 10 Wounded In Chicago Shootings TuesdayThe latest killing happened about 4:30 p.m. in North Lawndale, where someone walked up to a man in the 1300 block of South Komensky and shot him repeatedly.
Man Gets 55 Years In Prison For Sexually Abusing Young GirlMario Barjas Carbajal was accused of repeatedly sexually abusing a young relative starting in 2003, when she was only 6 years old.
Family Offers $2,000 Reward For Info On Shooting Of Rapper On I-290Johnathon Ortiz was gunned down, apparently at random, as he drove on the Eisenhower Expressway to get breakfast with his girlfriend, a murder that remains unsolved.
Married Couple Found Shot To Death In Burbank HomeAbout 5:30 p.m., a relative found the couple dead at the house in the 8500 block of Laramie Avenue, according to Burbank police.
Report: Cubs Acquire Wade Davis From Royals In Exchange For Jorge Soler The 31-year-old Davis has been arguably the best reliever in the game over the past three years.
Emma: Marian Hossa, Hockey's Anomaly, Is Still Making Age Just A NumberHossa soon turns 38, and he ranks among the league leaders in goals.
Colson, Vasturia Lead No. 23 Notre Dame Over IPFW, 87-72Bonzie Colson had his sixth straight double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds.