Hotel Workers Union Celebrates Anti-Harassment OrdinanceThe ordinance requires all hotels in Chicago equip employees with panic buttons if they work alone in guest rooms or bathrooms, starting July 1.
New Support Group Helps Parents Cope With Modern Challenges Facing TeensStarting this week, health experts are offering support to parents in the western suburbs dealing with cyberbullying, depression, and other challenges facing teenagers.
Saturday Recycling Event In St. Charles Last Of The YearKane County held its last big recycling event of the year Saturday, collecting old books, electronics, paint and paper.
Police Find Stolen Car With 2 Infants Safely InsideTwo infants were found unharmed after they were left inside a running vehicle that was stolen early Sunday from a Burnside gas station.
Persons Of Interest In Toddler's Death Point FingersIt’s been six months since 17-month-old Semaj Crosby was found dead under a couch in a trash-filled home near Joliet.
Plan To Convert Historic Batavia Factory Into Apartments Could Stall On Final VoteThe Batavia City Council was scheduled to vote Monday night on the zoning amendments needed to make way for the $30 million project.
'Hamilton' Star Miguel Cervantes Kicks Off #MyShotAtEpilepsy ChallengeThe star of the Chicago production of “Hamilton” was meeting with hospital employees and patients on Monday, to help promote epilepsy research.
Rockford Officer Killed After Traffic Stop ShootingOfficer Jaimie Cox, 30, radioed for additional help shortly after making a traffic stop near State Street and Dawn Avenue.
Hillary Clinton Laments 'New Cold War' During Book Signing In ChicagoThe former Democratic presidential candidate claims Russia is engaged in a new kind of Cold War, influencing elections through social media.
Body Found In Lincoln Park Lagoon Might Be Missing Elgin Woman"Additional testing will need to be conducted before we can confirm there is a connection," Elgin police said.
Report Finds Chicago's 'Crime Guns' Come From Outside CityAccording to this year's Gun Trace Report, illegal guns confiscated by CPD are mostly coming from parts of Illinois outside of Chicago.
Man Shot To Death During Halloween Party In Lake ForestA preliminary investigation showed that an argument broke out between several partygoers, and someone pulled out a gun and opened fire.