Burglar Breaks In Twice At Plainfield BakeryThe offender left significant damage behind at Cathy's Sweet Creations, WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Kane Coroner Finds Relative Of Unclaimed Woman, In AustraliaTwo years ago, Rob Russell released the names of the unclaimed to the news media. Nine thousand miles away in Australia, a woman recognized one of the names as her cousin's.
Des Plaines Dog Owners Warned After Cut Up Hot Dogs Apparently Filled With Poison Found Near CondoDes Plaines Police are warning dog owners to watch out now that cut-up hot dogs have been found on the lawn of a condo building: hot dogs apparently filled with rat poison.
Girl, 2, Seriously Injured By Riding Mower In Unincorporated Joliet Authorities say a 2-year-old girl was seriously injured this afternoon in unincorporated Joliet - when her great grandmother backed over her in a riding lawnmower.
Group That Helps Heroin Addicts Encountering Signs Of Overdose Spike On West Side The Chicago Recovery Alliance, which helps people addicted to heroin, says its most recent figures suggest a dramatic increase in the number of overdoses on the West Side and in Cicero over the past week.
Trial Scheduled To Begin For Alleged Killer Of Metra Police OfficerNine years after Metra Police Officer Thomas Cook was gunned down at a train station in Harvey, his accused killer was set to go on trial this week.
Cook County Sheriff's Office Sorts Through New Gacy LeadsSince last week, the sheriff's office’s communication director, Ben Breit, says there have been developments.
Fearing Distemper Outbreak At City Pound, No-Kill Shelter Asks Volunteers To Foster CatsPAWS Chicago is trying to get people to foster cats from the city pound to get them away from any potential exposure. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Local Student Who Attended Oregon Campus Wonders: 'Are My Friends OK?' Jordan Madrid-Andrews, who was a student at Umpqua Community College last year, talks with WBBM's Steve Miller.
Off-Duty Firefighter Spots Real Fire While Working On Set For 'Chicago Fire' SpinoffAn off-duty Chicago firefighter moonlighting on the set of the TV show "Chicago Med" noticed there was a real emergency just three doors down this morning.
Betty Loren-Maltese Holding Estate Sale To Help Pay Daughter's Tuition For Beauty SchoolBetty Loren-Maltese, the colorful former Cicero town president who spent more than six years in federal prison, is having an estate sale.
Grandmother 'Not Returning Home Until We Know Something' About Missing ToddlerKyrian Knox, 2, was reported missing Sept. 17, but police have said they believe he was last seen around Aug. 20. On Labor Day weekend, police found the severed hands, feet, and head of an unidentified toddler in the Garfield Park lagoon, but Kyrian's family does not believe those remains are Kyrian's.