Investigators Believe Murdered Gage Park Family Was TargetedPolice continue to process evidence gathered inside the Gage Park bungalow where a family of six was murdered, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
Centers Offer Free Help For Low And Moderate Income TaxpayersTax filing season is here and once again, the city and a pair of non-profit groups are preparing returns for low- and moderate-income taxpayers for free, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
IDOT, Amtrak Reach Deal To Keep Trains Running Without Fare Increases Amtrak riders in Illinois won't have to worry about service being cut for at least a few more months.
Teachers Plan Rally Outside Bank Of America To Protest CPS DebtThe union expects a "big turnout" for its rally outside of the Midwest regional office of the Bank of America, which the union accuses of steering the Chicago Board of Education into making bad investments.
Dozens Voice Concerns At First Forum On Police Accountability Task ForceFewer than 100 people turned out for the first of four meetings of the Mayor's Task Force on Police Accountability.
Three Years After Hadiya Pendleton's Death, Life 'Not Any Easier,' Her Mother SaysStill, friends and family gathered Friday to celebrate a "commitment to healing."
Pilsen Residents Discuss Possible Superfund Cleanup For Homes Built On Former Site Of Lead PlantsResidents of the Pilsen neighborhood whose homes are built on the former site of lead plants turned out Wednesday night for a community meeting on a possible Superfund cleanup.
Adams Street Bridge Reconstruction Project Begins Monday NightA major bridge reconstruction projects gets underway downtown Monday night.
Immigration Rights Activists March Through Loop Immigration rights activists rallied in the Daley Plaza and marched through the Loop, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
Adler Planetarium's Next Sky Show To Explore Potential Ninth PlanetResearchers at the California Institute of Technology have revealed evidence there might be a ninth planet on the fringes of the solar system, and an Adler Planetarium astronomer has been busy for months designing a sky show based on those findings.
Beach Park School Bus Involved In Accident With Two Semis, Nine Students Hurt A school bus carrying students from a Beach Park elementary school was involved in an accident with two semi trucks Wednesday afternoon, according to a spokesman with the Lake County sheriff's office.
Two Pregnant Illinois Women Test Positive For Zika Virus, Possibly Linked To Birth DefectsIllinois Public Health Director Dr. Nirav Shah said both women recently traveled to Central America, where a simple mosquito bite can transmit the Zika virus.