Protests Target Racism, Debt At Southern Illinois University Several hundred Southern Illinois University protesters have rallied against student debt and racism following recent incidents including an anonymous video calling for violence against black students.
Boeing Rejects Peace Activists' Push To Detail Weapons Sales To IsraelBoeing shareholders overwhelmingly voted down a proposal to disclose more information about the company’s weapons sales to Israel on Monday, but anti-war activists behind the idea pledged to keep up the fight.
After Getting Hundreds Of Birthday Cards, Young Chicago Boy Dies From CancerA Chicago boy who inspired hundreds to send him birthday cards as he battled cancer has died, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Obama, First Lady Review Presidential Library Design ProposalsPresident Barack Obama is reviewing design proposals for his future presidential library from the seven architectural firms chosen as finalists.
Chicago Police Officers Pay Tribute To Fallen Colleagues During Annual St. Jude Memorial MarchThousands of Chicago police officers gathered along the lakefront Sunday morning to pay tribute to their fallen colleagues in the 84th annual St. Jude Memorial March.
Seventeen Protesters Arrested Near NFL Draft Town SiteChicago police say the arrestees were all adult women, and charges were pending.
Hastert Sentenced To 15 Months In Hush Money CaseCalling former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert a "serial child molester," a federal judge has sentenced him to 15 months in prison for trying to skirt banking regulations to conceal hush money payments intended to cover up sex abuse allegations from the time he was a high school wrestling coach and teacher in Yorkville decades ago.
Hastert Accuser Files Lawsuit Over $1.8 Million In Unpaid Hush MoneyAn individual at the center of the Dennis Hastert hush money case is suing the former U.S. House speaker for breach of contract.
City Marks Milestone For Chicago Microlending InstituteA city-run lending program for small businesses in Chicago is celebrating a milestone: it has made 250 loans.
Two Charged In Connection With Indiana Woman's DeathTwo people are charged in connection to the death of a young woman whose body was found in an abandoned Gary home last week.
Weeks After Fire, Tenants Of West Side Building Still Can't Return To ApartmentsThree weeks after a fatal fire in their West Side apartment building some tenants are still trying to get back into their units, reports WBBM'S Nancy Harty.
Robotic Future Of Room Service Is Nearly HereBotlr the butler robot can bring towels, bottled water or a new toothbrush to your hotel room. WBBM's Nancy Harty reports.