Avowed White Supremacist Gets Life Sentence In Charlottesville Car AttackThe "Unite the Right" rally on Aug. 12, 2017, drew hundreds of white nationalists to Charlottesville to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.
Deaths From Brain, Heart Problems Higher For NFL Than MLBBrain diseases caused or contributed to 39 NFL deaths compared with 16 deaths among baseball players. That amounts to a nearly three times greater risk for NFL players, results that echo an earlier study comparing brain disease deaths in NFL players with the general population.
Woman Sues Weather Channel Over Storm Chaser Son's DeathThe suit, filed in federal court in Lubbock, contends that the network knew of the reckless driving habits of Williamson and Yarnall, who also died in the crash.
Teen Charged In 2018 Crash That Killed Elderly WomanAuthorities say a vehicle driven by the teen crossed into the wrong lane on Route 45 in Warren Township and smashed into a car driven by Katherine Lewis of Grayslake.
Shot Fired As Firefighters Respond To Death In Auburn GreshamOne person was arrested after firing a gun into a closet while Chicago Fire Department crews were responding to a death at a home in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood early Thursday.
Coroner ID's Man Found Dead At Chicago Recycling CenterThe Cook County medical examiner's office identified the man as 35-year-old Hugo Marcial Checo Silva.
Man Found Buried Under Materials At Recycling PlantPolice are treating the area as a crime scene.
Local Families Celebrate 'Day Of The Dead Xicágo' In Pilsen On SundayWhile the dates are often near Halloween, and skull imagery can be seen through both events, the two are not connected.
CPD Searches For Shooter Who Killed Elderly Rogers Park Man"There are a lot of good leads and hopefully we can have enough information to apprehend who would do this horrible deed."
West Nile Virus Death Reported In DuPage CountyThe 65-year-old victim contracted the disease earlier this month. So far a total of 14 people have been confirmed to have the virus.
Family Grieves After House Fire Kills Baby, Injures FatherThe baby's mother and father had just gotten married the night before the fire.
Man Dies After Shark Attack On Cape Cod"It was like right out of that movie Jaws. This has turned into Amity Island real quick out here."
Construction Worker Killed On I-294Authorities said the driver crashed the car into the construction zone, hit the worker then hit a parked construction van.
Girl Stabbed To Death In Classroom FightThe victim was on the school robotics team, student council, ran cross country and played in the marching band.
Elgin Shooting Leaves One Dead, Three Others InjuredElgin police said they believe the woman who died and the suspected shooter both knew each other.