CPS Leadership, Parents, Students To Rally For More Funding In SpringfieldThe rally comes just hours after the Illinois House approved Speaker Michael Madigan’s budget plan, which would add $700 million for public schools statewide, including $287 million in additional funding for CPS.
Uber, Lyft Face Aldermen As Committee Considers Tougher RulesA job killer, or an attempt to level an uneven playing field? That’s the way two sides describe a proposed ordinance that would force Uber and Lyft drivers to get the same licenses as taxi drivers.
Woman Seriously Wounded In Englewood ShootingA 25-year-old woman was shot four times Monday night while stopped at a red light in the Englewood neighborhood.
Three Killed, One Injured In Kankakee CrashKankakee police the crash happened around 5 a.m., on U.S. Route 45-52 near a ramp to southbound Interstate 57. Kankakee Police Chief Larry Regnier said a midsized Nissan went off the road and slammed into a large traffic signal pole.
TSA Boss: Airport Lines Will 'Continue To Be A Challenge' This SummerThe head of the Transportation Security Administration on Friday warned travelers there are no quick fixes to the problems that have led to gargantuan lines at airport security at Chicago's airports as the summer travel season is ramping up.
TSA Demonstrates How Carrying Prohibited Items Slow Security LinesTop officials from the TSA were at Midway International Airport on Thursday, to demonstrate how the public can help security screeners move people through checkpoints more quickly, and alleviate the painfully long lines seen at many airports in recent weeks.
Store Customer Slain In South Holland RobberyA 45-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon while shopping at a South Holland cell phone store, when two men robbed the shop at gunpoint.
Man Slain In South Holland Store Robbery, One Of Two Suspects In CustodyPolice in south suburban South Holland were searching for a suspect wanted in the deadly armed robbery of a cell phone store.
Woman Sexually Assaulted In Brighton ParkA woman was dragged into a car, and sexually assaulted in the Brighton Park neighborhood Sunday night.
Mother Faces Sentencing Next Week For Giving Disabled Daughter Fatal OverdoseA terminally ill mother who admitted to killing her severely disabled daughter was due to be sentenced Wednesday.
Gas Station Canopy Collapses In Little VillageThe massive canopy came crashing down around 2 a.m. at the Shell station at the intersection of 26th Street and Kedzie Avenue.
Increased Security For Jones College Prep After Online ThreatA high school in the South Loop was on high alert on Monday, after violent threats were made against students on social media.