Brexit Vote May Affect Gas Prices For Drivers; Audio ExcerptThe Automobile Association (AA) has said fuel prices are set to rise during a period of instability as the market begins to adjust to the news that Britain has voted to leave the EU.
Elgin Sees Rash Of Mystery Donation Bins Left Across City; Audio ExcerptElgin's code enforcement and police departments are working together to find out who has been leaving collection bins for donated clothing, shoes and other items around the city without permission.
Lucas Museum Gives Up On Chicago Location, Moving To California; Audio ExcerptLucas Museum in Chicago is dead. The museum’s board on Friday, citing “extensive delays” due to opposition by Chicago’s Friends of the Parks, said its future home will be in California instead.
West Nile Virus Found In Evanston Mosquitos; Audio ExcerptMosquitos collected in north suburban Evanston have reportedly tested positive for West Nile virus. The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District collected the positive batch of insects Wednesday, according to a statement from city of Evanston. West Nile has also been found this year in Glenview, Kenilworth and Skokie.
Bulls Select Denzel Valentine At No. 14; Audio ExcerptThe Bulls continued to revamp their backcourt Thursday night in the NBA Draft. With the No. 14 pick, Chicago selected Michigan State wing Denzel Valentine, a versatile , do-everything four-year college player. His addition came a day after the Bulls traded former MVP Derrick Rose to the Knicks in a blockbuster deal that marked a new direction for the franchise.
Shooting On Eisenhower Shuts Down Outbound Lanes; Audio ExcerptAnother shooting on a Chicago expressway overnight, this time on the Eisenhower. Six shots were fired at a silver Monte Carlo in the outbound lanes near Kostner, just after 10 p.m. Thursday.