Two Shot, One Killed In Drive-By Shooting On West SideTwo people were shot, one fatally, in a drive-by shooting on the West Side Friday night, a few blocks south of the Eisenhower Expressway.
Congress Goes On Recess Without Route 66 Preservation FundsRoute 66, also called the "Mother Road," was born in 1926 after the Bureau of Public Roads launched the nation's first federal highway system, bringing together existing local and state roads from Chicago through St. Louis to Los Angeles.
10 People Shot, 4 Killed At Outdoor Bears, Rams Game Watch Party In Fresno, CAAt least four people were killed at a Bears, Rams game watch party in a backyard in California Sunday night.
Former Chicagoan, Trump Campaign Aide George Papadopoulous Plans To Run For Katie Hill's California Congressional SeatFormer Chicagoan and Trump aide George Papadopoulos plans to run for a high-profile seat in Congress.
Chicago Firefighter Killed In Beverly Hills, California Car CrashAn active Chicago firefighter has died from his injuries after a car crash in California, the Chicago Fire Department announced.
Vince Vaughn Convicted Of Reckless Driving For DUI ArrestActor Vince Vaughn has been convicted of reckless driving after his arrest for failing a drunken driving test last year.
Trial Starts For Michael Gargiulo, Charged In Stabbing Deaths Of Glenview Teenager, 2 Los Angeles WomenOpening statements have begun in the Los Angeles murder trial of an air conditioning repairman charged with the stabbing deaths of two women and a suburban Chicago teenager for sexual gratification.
Mom Loses Son's Grover Doll, Skier Saves The DayAn Illinois mother had a mountain-sized weight lifted from off her shoulder after relocating her son's beloved Grover doll.
Man Wanted For California Murder Shoots Himself Outside St. CharlesA man wanted for murder in California shot himself Wednesday afternoon in unincorporated St. Charles Township, police said.
Sox Pitcher Giolito Takes A Headfirst Approach To The Upcoming Season"It's about winning now. I'm sick of losing. I have been losing for minor leagues. My last few years coming up to here. I am ready to win."
Elon Musk's First Tunnel Is finished. Here's What It's Like To Ride In ItIn Chicago, the Boring Company was selected in June to tunnel a route from downtown to O'Hare Airport. But a contract hasn't been finalized yet, according to a spokesman for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Key details like the exact route and pricing remain unclear.
Elon Musk To Unveil Underground Tunnel, Transport CarsThe company says on its website that the reason such a system hasn't been done before is that tunnels can be as expensive as $1 billion a mile to dig.
E. Coli Outbreak Traced To California Farm; Some Romaine Lettuce Safe To EatThe strain of E. coli causing the current outbreak in romaine lettuce has been found in a reservoir on a farm in Santa Barbara County, California, the US Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.
Madigan Sues Woman Who Sold Tickets To Fake EventsAttorney General Lisa Madigan's office alleges that a California woman named Kristen Yvette Martin scammed people who bought tickets to these fake events out of $30,000.
FDA: Romaine Lettuce In E. Coli Outbreak Linked To CaliforniaAn E. Coli outbreak that has sickened dozens of people across the country in recent weeks has been linked to romaine lettuce that was grown in California.