Judge Tosses Confessions, Says Detective Lied Under OathReynaldo Guevara, who had been granted immunity in an unprecedented move by prosecutors and offered only meek denials of abuse when pressed to give a yes-or-no answer.
RTA Approves Fare Hikes At CTA, Metra, PaceThe RTA board approved Thursday fare increases for CTA, Metra and Pace as part of the 2018 Regional Transit Operating Budget.
After School Youth Program In JeopardyWhile the organization is known for helping victims of domestic violence, their youth program is a staple on the city's South Side. And it's in trouble due to lack of funding.
Disney Buying Large Part Of 21st Century Fox In $52.4B DealDisney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment business.
Commissioner Suggests U.N. Send Troops To Fight 'Quiet Genocide' Of Gun Violence In ChicagoCook County Commissioner Richard Boykin said leaders in Chicago and Cook County have failed to protect many communities from violent crime.
2nd Ward Alderman Seeks Volunteers To Join "Snow Corps"The alderman of Chicago’s sprawling 2nd Ward is looking for volunteers to join his “Snow Corps” and help shovel sidewalks when there are major snow events.
Baffoe: Devin Hester Is What A Hall Of Fame Should BeThe most special of athletes seem to have a knack for tweaking the space-time continuum. Hester had that knack.
Police: Pair Burglarized 8 Near North Side Businesses In NovemberPolice are searching for a man and woman who burglarized at least eight businesses in the River North and Near North Side neighborhoods in November.
Missing Hammond Teen Found Dead In GaryA teenager from Hammond, who had been reported missing on Dec. 3, was found dead in Gary.
The Bernstein Brief: Stop It, BullsThe Bulls' four-game winning streak has vaulted them to the second-worst spot in the NBA.
Cubs Agree With Reliever Steve Cishek On 2-Year DealCishek had a 2.01 ERA and 0.90 WHIP in 49 appearances splits between the Mariners and Rays in 2017.
Levine: White Sox Ready For Bold Move On Manny MachadoThe White Sox have expressed interest in Machado, who's set to be a free agent after the 2018 season.