17 Workers Hospitalized After Carbon Dioxide Issue At Chicago Meat AuthoritySeventeen workers were transported Wednesday to area hospitals, after falling ill at a meat packing plant in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
27 People Arrested, More Than 200 Hospitalized Over Four Days Of LollapaloozaTwenty-seven people were arrested over the four days of the Lollapalooza music festival, while more than 200 were taken to hospitals by paramedics this past weekend in Grant Park.
Former President George H.W. Bush Battles Pneumonia, Wife Has BronchitisThe Bushes, who were married Jan. 6, 1945, have had the longest marriage of any presidential couple in American history.
Former President George H.W. Bush And Wife, Barbara, HospitalizedThe former president was admitted to the ICU at Houston Methodist Hospital to "address an acute respiratory problem stemming from pneumonia," family spokesman Jim McGrath said in a statement. McGrath said the former first lady was hospitalized as a precaution after experiencing fatigue and coughing.
George H.W. Bush Hospitalized For Shortness Of BreathThe 41st president was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Saturday, spokesman Jim McGrath said in an email to The Associated Press.
William "Refrigerator" Perry HospitalizedA former Bears defensive tackle, Perry was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Sunday after appearing at Soldier Field for the Bears' season finale.
United Airlines CEO In HospitalThe new CEO of United Airlines, Oscar Munoz, has been hospitalized, reportedly after suffering a heart attack.
Chicago Couple's Murder Trial In Indonesia Delayed After Baby HospitalizedHeather Mack, 19, gave birth to a daughter, Stella, last week and returned with the baby to prison after several days' stay in the hospital. She brought the 9-day-old baby to the prison clinic on Wednesday morning when she noticed the baby's skin was yellow.
Bishop Larry Trotter Released From Hospital After Bout With PneumoniaOn Sunday morning while preparing for church, Trotter was taken to Rush University Medical Center after complaining of chest pains and shortness of breath, according to a statement from Trotter spokesman Sean Howard.
CTU President Karen Lewis Has 'Serious Illness,' Vice President Will Replace Her For NowLewis was hospitalized Sunday after feeling “discomfort,” but the union had been tight-lipped about what is ailing the potential mayoral candidate.
CTU President Karen Lewis Hospitalized, Union Denies Rumor Of StrokeChicago Teachers Union President and potential mayoral contender Karen Lewis has spent the past two nights in the hospital after feeling discomfort and lightheaded. WBBM Newsradio's Steve Miller reports CTU representatives were quick to shoot down rumors Lewis suffered a stroke.
McCarthy Hospitalized For Blocked Arteries"The procedure went well and he will remain in the hospital for several more days while he recuperates," Police spokesman Adam Collins said in an email.