Hundreds Of Cars Roll Through Downtown For Second Night To Celebrate Mexican Independence DayCar caravans celebrating Mexican Independence Day packed the streets of downtown Chicago overnight Wednesday into Thursday, and started up again on Thursday night.
Refugee Advocacy Groups Prepare For Influx Of Children And Families Fleeing From AfghanistanThousands of adults and kids from Afghanistan could be in Illinois soon, and U.S. immigration officials are finding some of the evacuees could be unaccompanied minors.
Many Retailers And Other Companies Are Amping Up Benefits To Attract Holiday Seasonal Workers This YearWe're already thinking about the holiday season, because many companies are already struggling to hire enough workers. So what is going to happen when they need to bulk up for the holidays?
6-Year-Old Boy Fighting For His Life After Piece Of Flying Metal Hits Him In Head During Recess In Southeast WisconsinA little boy is fighting for his life after he got hit in the head while playing outside at school in southeast Wisconsin last week.
Chicago Weather: Cleanup Resumes After Tuesday's Powerful Storms Rip Out Trees, Knock Down Power Lines; Possible Tornado Hit Near ChannahonCleanup efforts were still underway Wednesday morning in Channahon, after heavy winds and rain took down power lines and trees across town on Tuesday.
Some CPS Families Forced To Change Labor Day Weekend Plans In Face Of District's COVID-19 Travel GuidanceThe school district said unvaccinated students who traveled out of state for the holiday weekend should quarantine for at least 7 days after returning to Chicago.
At Least 20 Citations Issued For Chicago Mask Mandate ViolationsAs COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Chicago, the department wants businesses to know they will be strictly enforcing the mandate. People are encouraged to call 311 to report any violations.
After 2 Men Are Robbed And Beaten In Middle Of State Street In River North, Workers Raise Alarm About Rising CrimeA robbery in the middle of State Street in River North early Saturday morning left two men hurt, and businesses on edge.
Brothers In Custody For Questioning After They Reveal Mother, Sister Are Buried In Lyons Backyard; 2 Bodies RecoveredPolice in west suburban Lyons are conducting a homicide investigation, after two brothers revealed they buried their mother and sister in their backyard.
Afghans Living In Chicago Scramble For Ways To Get Their Families Out Of Afghanistan Ahead Of Monday Troop Withdrawal DeadlineOn a day when a suicide bomber killed 12 U.S. service members and dozens of others outside the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, many Afghans living in Chicago are scrambling to find ways to help their families that are still stuck in Afghanistan.
Curtis Tyler Charged In Hammer Attack On CTA Red Line Train; Prosecutors Say He's Linked To At Least 11 Other AttacksCurtis Tyler is charged with one felony count of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
Woman's Car Stolen From Streeterville Garage, And Security Says It's Happened BeforeA parking garage downtown has been the target of multiple break-ins and car thefts.