Man's Selfie With Toddler Holding Gun Prompts Request For Police ProbeChicago Police are looking into a post on social media showing a toddler holding a handgun.
EPA Begins The Removal Of Lead Contaminated Soil In East ChicagoThe Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday plans to remove lead and arsenic from the East Chicago USS Lead Superfund site.
Teacher Fired After Confronting Student Who Sat For PledgeEisenhower High School, in Blue Island, has fired a driver's education teacher who refused to let a student take lessons in his car, after the teen repeatedly sat for the Pledge of Allegiance.
Chicago Med Students Stage ‘Die-In’ Over Republican Health Care PlanAbout 100 people laid on the concrete for the 24 million people that could lose health care under the proposed Republican plan.
Rep. Gutierrez, Sen. Durbin Talk Citizenship With Mexican DelegationCongressman Gutierrez, Senator Durbin and a delegation of elected officials from Mexico could not escape mentions of Trump during a meeting.
Scientist Determines Chicago Neighborhoods With The Most Dog PoopA Renthop.com data scientist discovered canine droppings are a real problem in some Chicago neighborhoods.
VIDEO: Suspects Wanted In Hinsdale Jewelry Store RobberyHinsdale police released this video following a robbery at Razny Jewelers on Friday.
Special Olympics Basketball Team Gets Special Send Off To ChampionshipParents, students and teachers congratulated the Glenbard South Special Olympics basketball team as it heads to the State Championships.
Illinois Lottery Launches Instant Ticket To Help Find Multiple Sclerosis CureThe Illinois Lottery has announced the latest version of a scratch-off game to benefit researchers seeking a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.
East Chicago Basketball Coach Resigns After Accusing Refs Of RacismEast Chicago Central High School basketball coach Pete Trgovich thought white referees cheated his mostly black team out of a playoff win.
State Offering New Identification Cards For The DisabledPeople with developmental disabilities can get wallet cards from the state of Illinois that might be useful if they find themselves in stressful situations with police.
Lake Effect Snow Blankets Chicago, Causing Mess For Roads And AirportsHeavy lake effect snow created near-whiteout conditions in part of the Chicago area on Tuesday, threatening to dump up to 10 more inches on top of Monday’s snow.