Homeless Problem Includes Families 'Doubled Up' In Crowded SituationsIt's not as drastic as living under a viaduct, but the situation is less than ideal, advocates for the homeless say.
An Effort To Protect An Endangered Bumblebee Halts Algonquin Highway ProjectAn endangered bumblebee has stung a highway project in Algonquin.
Historic "Dell Rhea’s Chicken Basket" Route 66 Sign Taken Down To Be RefurbishedA neon piece of Americana outside a suburban restaurant along Route 66 has been taken down for the first time in 71 years.
Facebook Could Do More To Remove Violent Content Quickly: ExpertIt took Facebook three hours to remove Steve Stevens’ video, which apparently shows him shoot Robert Goodwin Sr. to death.
Man Dragged Off United Flight Had Concussion, Broken Nose, Lost Teeth: AttorneyDr. David Dao, the man dragged off a United Airlines flight, suffered a "significant concussion," a broken nose, and lost two teeth.
Two Suburban Zion Men Charged With Conspiring With ISIS, Posed For 'Terror Pics' At State ParkTwo suburban men were arrested Wednesday on charges that they conspired to provide material support to the Islamic State.
Passenger Issues Statement As United Accepts Blame For 'Horrific Event'"I deeply apologize to the customer forcibly removed and to all the customers aboard," United CEO Oscar Munoz said.
Chicago Aviation Officer Placed On Leave After Dragging Man Off PlaneA Chicago Aviation Department police officer was placed on leave Monday, after dragged a United Airlines passenger off an overbooked flight.
The Museum of Science and Industry Prepares For National Robotics WeekSome of the most creative young mind in robotics will be showing off their creations at The Museum of Science and Industry as it prepares for National Robotics Week.
Fake Bomb Found In Luggage Of Toronto-To-Chicago FlightFederal customs officers found a fake bomb in a traveler’s suitcase in Toronto, as the person was headed for a flight to Chicago.
Pope Francis Prays For "Healing" For Victims Of Violence In ChicagoChicago’s continuing problems with violent crime have caught the attention of Pope Francis, who has told Cardinal Blase Cupich he is praying for “healing and reconciliation.”
New Study Reveals 25 Percent Of Crashes Involved A Person On The PhoneOne in four drivers was apparently on the phone in the moments right before a crash, a new study reveals.