Chicago Pee Wee Hockey Team Playing In Big Tournament In QuebecA group of elite 12- and 13-year-old hockey players from Chicago and the suburbs were heading to Quebec on Wednesday for the prestigious Pee Wee International Hockey Tournament.
Activist Protest TIF Funds For Planned Uptown High-Rise DevelopmentAbout fifty activists marched from the site of a planned high-rise development in the Uptown neighborhood that would get $16 million in tax Increment financing dollars to the mayor's house to demand he put a stop to the deal, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Two Teens Found Shot To Death In Car In GaryPolice in Gary, Indiana are searching for the gunman who shot and killed two teenagers and left them in a car.
Gage Park Mass Murder Victims IdentifiedRelatives have confirmed the six people killed in a Gage Park home on Thursday were three generations of the same family.
Thief Caught On Camera Stealing From Photo BoothA thief was caught on camera at a Batavia amusement park, when he pried open the cash drawer of a photo booth designed to catch crooks in the act of doing that very thing.
Veterans Protest Flying American Flag Below Chi-Raq Flag At St. SabinaMembers of veterans' motorcycle clubs gathered outside St. Sabina on Thursday to protest the American flag being flown at half mast, with a Chi-Raq flag from the recent Spike Lee film at the top of the pole.
Rainforest Café, Morton's, Other Chicago Restaurants Affected By Data BreachThe owners of some popular restaurants in the Chicago area have notified customers to monitor their credit and debit card accounts, after a data breach affecting more than 500 restaurants nationwide.
Chicago Area Sending Thousands Of Cases Of Water To FlintBottled water is being offered by the cases to residents in Flint, Michigan and Chicago is just one of the many cities, pitching in to help.
Chicago Cop To Ask For Change Of Venue In Laquan McDonald Murder TrialAn attorney for Officer Jason Van Dyke said "it's impossible for my client to get a fair trial in this case."
People Camp Out In Chicago For Limited-Edition Air JordansThe $650 price is not a deterrent to several people lined up in Chicago.
Soldier Field Reserves Empty Seat For POW-MIA CauseThe Illinois director of Veteran's Affairs noted there are 83,000 POW-MIAs. That's about 20,000 more than the seating capacity of Soldier Field.
Chicago State University Students March On Dan Ryan To Protest State Budget StalemateStudents from Chicago State University shut down three Chicago expressways on Thursday, when they marched onto the Dan Ryan to protest the impact the state’s budget impasse has had on their school.