Board Of Education To Vote On $5.4 Billion CPS BudgetAfter weeks of discussions, the Chicago Public Schools budget comes down to a vote, and not everyone is thrilled with the direction the spending is going.
TSA Lines At O'Hare And Midway Airports Down To 10 Minutes Or LessAirport security wait times that sometimes stretched to two hours or more at O’Hare and Midway airports this spring have been cut down to 10 minutes or less, city officials announced Tuesday.
Girl, 8, And Woman Shot In AustinJamiah Barnes, 8, was crossing the street to attend a prayer vigil for a 14-year-old boy who had been slain earlier in the day, just three blocks away, when two men began arguing and someone began shooting. Jamiah was shot in the forearm, and a 40-year-old woman was shot in the hand.
Hearings To Begin On Melissa Calusinski's Bid For New TrialA former daycare worker convicted in the death of a toddler will return to a Lake County courtroom on Thursday, for hearings on her request for a new trial.
Early Morning Home Invasion Results In Victim StabbedA victim was stabbed early Wednesday morning during a home invasion in Richton Park.
Chicago Police Officer Wounded In Shootout With Carjacking SuspectPolice said officers were investigating reports of a carjacking shortly after 10 p.m., and spotted a vehicle suspected to be the one they were seeking in the 600 block of East 100th Place. Instead of pulling over, the driver leaned out the window and began shooting at officers, police said.
East Chicago Students Make Move To New Building Over Lead ConcernsMonday is the first day of classes for hundreds of students in East Chicago, Indiana, but they won’t be going to their school, due to lead contamination on their campus.
Greater Grand Crossing Fire Leaves At Least 10 People HomelessNearly 150 firefighters helped extinguish the blaze, which started around 1 a.m. in the 7600 block of South Drexel Avenue.
Construction Starts On New Runway At O'Hare AirportWork was set to begin Thursday on a new runway at O’Hare International Airport, in an ongoing effort to improve airlines’ on-time performance and reduce jet noise in some Chicago neighborhoods.
Four People, Dog Stabbed During Buffalo Grove Home InvasionPolice said the homeowner grabbed a handgun during the home invasion, and opened fire, chasing off the suspects.
Delta Resuming Some Flights After Major Computer OutageDelta Air Lines has resumed a limited number of flights Monday morning, after a major computer outage brought its operations to a stop.
Suspect Sought After Shooting Woman In Country Club HillsPolice in south suburban Country Club Hills were searching for a man wanted for shooting his girlfriend, after he fled the scene with his 8-year-old son.

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