Turkish Restaurant Owner Granted Reprieve From DeportationA restaurant owner from southwestern Michigan has been given a temporary reprieve from deportation, which had been looming over the Christmas weekend until a last-minute delay on Wednesday.
Thanksgiving In The ER: Potluck Dinner, Dressing InjuriesFirefighters and police officers don't get the day off on Thanksgiving, and neither do hospital emergency rooms.
Gov. Rauner, Pastor Brooks Pass Out Turkeys On South SideTurkeys, potatoes, and fixings were handed out to the need on the South Side Sunday, reports WBBM's Mariam Sobh.
Turkey Supply, Prices Hit Hard By Avian Flu OutbreakThe avian influenza has created a turkey shortage at sandwich shops and meat markets across Chicago.
Aurora Man To Plead Guilty In Chicago Terror CaseAn attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria says her client intends to change his plea to guilty.
Armenians Commemorate Centennial Of Genocide By Ottoman TurksArmenians in Chicago gathered at Daley Plaza on Friday to mark the 100th anniversary of what historians recognize as the first genocide of the 20th century: the killing of 1.5 Armenians by the Ottoman Empire, what is now modern day Turkey.
Wisconsin Man Arrested At O'Hare In Alleged Attempt To Join Islamic StateJoshua Van Haften, 34, made his first court appearance a day after being arrested at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. During the brief hearing in federal court in Madison, Van Haften did not contest his detention.
For 50th Year, Jesse White Gives Out Turkey, Ham To Needy For ChristmasIllinois Secretary of State Jesse White was spreading some good cheer to thousands of senior citizens and other needy people around the city on Friday.
Five Little Known Facts About "A Christmas Carol"Carlo DeVito, author of "Inventing Scrooge" from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken's "A Christmas Carol."
Deep-Frying A Turkey? Heed These Safety TipsChicago area resident Serafino Alfe ended up at Loyola’s burn center the day before Thanksgiving in 2011, after an accident while deep-frying turkeys for a fundraiser dinner left him with third-degree burns.
Butterball Hotline Experts Offer Tips For Cooking Perfect TurkeyIt's crunch time for the experts who staff the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line, reports from WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
Best Non-Traditional Ways To Cook A TurkeyThink outside the oven this Thanksgiving with these non-traditional ways to cook your turkey main dish.