Gov. Pritzker Donates $5 Million To Graduated Income Tax Ballot InitiativeIt’s not even prime political season yet, but one ballot issue is already getting millions of dollars in funding from the governor himself.
Juveniles Steal Unmarked Robbins Police Car, Later Crash Near Bishop FordTwo girls stole an unmarked Robbins police car from a McDonald's parking lot, and, after making their getaway, crashed it on the Bishop Ford Freeway.
Chicago Weather: Winds Set To Relax, Warmup Coming ThursdayWind chills were still in the teens Wednesday afternoon, but winds are expected to relax this evening as skies stay clear.
Legendary White Sox Announcer Ken 'Hawk' Harrelson Wins Hall Of Fame's Ford Frick AwardHarrelson will be formally inducted into the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, next July.
Father Pushes For Stricter Sentences For Juveniles Who Commit Gun ViolenceBecause of crime, especially shootings, in the Englewood community, Williams always listened to the scanner, keeping a keen ear alert.
Jesus Martinez Charged With Murder In Fatal Stabbing At Foundation Tavern & GrillePolice said witnesses saw Martinez repeatedly stab 35-year-old Cory Neill with a knife, after hearing the two yelling and screaming in the restaurant’s kitchen Sunday evening at 5007 W. Irving Park Rd. in the Portage Park neighborhood.
Two Men Arrested, Two Others On The Loose After Armed Carjacking In Highland, IndianaFour men carjacked a woman at gunpoint late Tuesday night in Highland, Indiana, before leading police on a chase to nearby Whiting.
MISSING GIRL: Clarissa Munoz-Sanchez, 15, Last Seen In Garfield RidgeClarissa was last seen near 52nd and Moody, and was wearing dark gray jogging pants, a black hooded sweatshirt, and black shoes, according to a Chicago Police missing person alert.
Alderman 'Pissed Off' After Finance Committee Backs $1.2M Settlement To Family Of 'Coke-Fueled' Man Who Died In Police CustodyDespite claims they were essentially approving a “hush money” payment to the family of a “coke-fueled” gang-banger, the City Council Finance Committee on Wednesday signed off on a $1.2 million settlement in the death of Heriberto Godinez, who died during an arrest for burglary four years ago.
Indiana State Trooper Dragged By Driver Fleeing Traffic Stop; Hobart Police Officer Injured In Struggle With SuspectA trooper was conducting a traffic stop east of Hobart overnight, and after the driver got out of his car, he ran back to his vehicle and sped off, dragging the officer a short distance.
Shedd Aquarium To Offer New Low Sensory Aquatic PresentationsThe Shedd Aquarium will be offering low sensory aquatic presentations on a regular basis.
Teen Shot While Inside Bedroom In Craigin HomeBullets smashed through the glass of a home, hitting an 18-year-old man who was inside a bedroom Tuesday night.
Chicago Weather: Flurries, Cold TemperaturesWednesday will be a cold day with a chance of fluries throughout the day.
School Board To Vote On Plan To Close Chicago Virtual Charter School
First Legal Steps Coming To Clear Cook County Marijuana ConvictionsThe first steps to begin clearing marijuana convictions in Cook County starts today.