Most Chicago Area Counties Among Illinois' Healthiest, But Not CookCook County came in the middle of the pack in a recent county health ranking for Illinois, but seven other Chicago area counties were among the top 20.
Thousands On Delinquent Tax List Risk Losing Their HomesThousands of homeowners could be in jeopardy of losing their homes and they do not even know it.
Loan Fund Aims To Help Delinquent Property Owners Keep Their HomesThe idea is to help some people who are behind in paying their property taxes in Cook County. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Cook County Braces For Potential Financial Hit From Trump Healthcare PlanThe plan's Medicaid component would mean less money for needy residents. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Blame Game Continues Over Released Accused MurdererThe Cook County Sheriff and the Illinois Department of Corrections are still blaming each other for letting Garrett Glover go free.
Off-Duty Cook County Correctional Officer Shot In EnglewoodAn off-duty Cook County correctional officer was shot Saturday night in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.
Cook County To Put Over 4,000 Vacant Properties Up For SaleMore than 4,000 vacant Cook County properties are being put up for sale as part of an effort to improve distressed communities.
Couple To First Marry In Cook County In 2017 Receives SurpriseA Chicago couple from the West Side is the first couple to say “I do” in the city in 2017.
Baby Makes Early Entrance In 2017, But All Is WellSavannah Zwolen weighed just 4 pounds and 2 ounces and was 17 inches long at birth at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
Cook County Deputies Being Investigated For Attendance FraudThe Cook County Sheriff's office is investigating about five dozen deputies who may have claimed they were at work, when they were not.
North Side Man Is County’s Fourth Cold-Related Death Of SeasonCold weather has been at least partially to blame for the deaths of at least four people this season in Cook County, according to autopsy results.
County Gun Violence Report Calls For More Cop CollaborationWhile crime does not respect municipal boundaries, police agencies in Cook County have no uniform way to compare their crime data or trace weapons used in crime, according to a report from a county task force on gun violence.