Chicago Weather: Temperatures In The Teens ThursdayA much colder morning is ahead.
Illinois Attorney General Now Investigating Center For Covid Control Amid Accusations Of Deception, Fraud Against Insurance CompaniesThe Illinois Attorney General’s office is among the agencies now investigating a suburban-based COVID-19 testing company.
Some Express Concern About Prospect Of 18-Year-Old Drivers Being Allowed To Drive Semi-Trailer Trucks Across State LinesConcerns are mounting over the idea of 18-year-olds getting behind the wheel and driving semi-trailer trucks across state lines – in what is all a part of a new federal program aimed at easing a national driver shortage.
Experts Warn Of Fraudulent Sites Made To Look Like Federal Government's Site For Free COVID-19 TestsAt-home COVID-19 tests are now available at the click of a button, as the Biden administration officially launched COVIDtests.gov on Wednesday – allowing for four free tests per household that ship in seven to 12 days. But just as the government’s site was up and running, so were the bogus ones.
With 6 Children And Teens Shot And 1 Killed In Chicago Within Hours This Week, Youth Mentor Says Action Is Needed NowSix children were shot in Chicago in a matter of hours this week, and one high-schooler is dead.
Body Camera Video Shows Shootout With University Of Chicago Police Officer That Left Man Critically Wounded In Hyde ParkUniversity of Chicago Police have released video footage of a shootout between an officer and a gunman who had been running down the street in Hyde Park, holding a gun. A few seconds later, a series of gunshots can be heard, although it’s unclear from the video who is firing each shot, the officer or the gunman.
Chicago Has 'Formally Passed The Omicron Peak' As New COVID-19 Infections Decline, Hospitalizations Level Off, Top Doc Says; Cautious Optimism With Similar Trend Reported Statewide“However, we are a long way from being out of the woods, and it’s really important over these next few weeks and months that we continue to work hard on getting folks vaccinated, getting folks tested, continuing to wear masks, because there’s a long way to come down," Dr. Allison Arwady said.
Chicago Fire Head Coach Talks Being Back In The Midwest, Preparing Team Ahead Of Regular SeasonEzra Hendrickson has had quite the week as he starts his first season as an MLS head coach. He celebrated his 50th birthday Sunday by popping the question and getting engaged.
Toni Preckwinkle Along With Family, Friends Of Women Shot And Killed While Going To Work Call For JusticeCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle joins the family of a woman lost to gun violence Friday to call for justice.
No Changes To Chicago Travel Advisory; Every State Remains On The List For 3rd Week In A RowCity officials recommend people who aren’t vaccinated get tested for COVID one to three days before heading to a state or territory on the travel advisory list, and again three to five days before returning to Chicago.
15-Year-Old Killed, Five Other Juveniles Wounded In Trio Of Shootings In Chicago On TuesdayShootings like these are part of the reason Mayor Lori Lightfoot is expected to ask for federal help while she’s in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to meet with members of the Biden administration and attend the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
Car Crashes Into Catering Business In Edgewater, Causing Gas LeakChicago Fire Department officials said a vehicle went into a building at 1535 W. Devon Ave. around 11 a.m., hitting a gas main.
Police Investigating Multiple Break-Ins On Northwest Side, SuburbsPolice are investigating several break-ins that were reported on Northwest Side and Northwest suburbs overnight.
Armed Robbers Are Attacking, Beating People At Their Garages In Alleys On Southwest SideAn alarming has been hitting the Chicago's Southwest Side - unsuspecting people are violently attacked and robbed alone at their garages in alleyways.
West Suburban Community Pantry Turns To Curbside Pickup Amid COVID SurgePeople would usually walk into the pantry and grab what they need--just like a grocery store. Now volunteers pack up the food and bring it out to people in their cars.