Day After Christmas Will Be The Busiest Travel Day Of The Year For DriversIn Chicago, traffic is expected to be at its worst between 4:45 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.
'I Was Just Scared For My Life'; Teen Fights Off Carjacker Who Stole Running SUV With Her And Siblings Still Inside“The dude just hopped in, and he looks back, and I realize it’s not my dad,” Imama Muratab said. “He’s like, ‘Get out, or I’m going to shoot you,’ and he starts speeding down the road. He’s going in, like, a zig-zag pattern.”
Suspects Sought In Pair Of Kidnappings And Robberies In Will CountyArmed robbers wearing ski masks kidnapped two people in Frankfort and New Lenox Township in the past three weeks, and went on shopping sprees with their money, police say.
Travelers Still Making Their Way Through O'Hare After Holiday WeekendThe departure board at O'Hare looking fairly decent Monday morning, most flights on-time, a far cry from what holiday travelers saw on Sunday. Severe weather causing stress coast to coast Sunday.
Chicago Police Officers Credited With Saving Boy From Burning Car; 'We Just Did What Our Job Entitled Us To Do: Serve And Protect'Two Chicago police officers were hailed as heroes on Thursday, credited with saving a child from a burning car last week.
City, Civil Rights Groups Seeking Settlement In Lawsuit Over Chicago Police Department's Gang DatabaseThe database is a collection of more than 120,000 people who police maintain have gang affiliations or associations. However, critics have said it is full of inaccurate and outdated information.
Woman Riding Bike Killed By Dump Truck In Old Irving ParkA 37-year-old woman was killed Wednesday morning, when she was struck by a dump truck while riding a bike in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.
Hyde Park Neighbors Banding Together To Prevent A Return Of Halloween Havoc; 'We Want To Have Eyes On The Street'Last year on Halloween, by night's end, at least 18 vehicles were damaged in Hyde Park and it wasn't just those cars being vandalized. 
Old Post Office Celebrates Grand Opening Of Renovated Space After $800 Million MakeoverThe iconic Old Post Office building in downtown Chicago is sporting a new look. After decades of disrepair, it’s bright, shiny, and back in business as a huge hub for some top-notch companies thanks to an $800 million makeover.
River Oaks Center Reopens After Drive-By Shooting Injures Two Teens In Calumet CityThere is more security at the River Oaks Center Friday after two teens were shot in a drive-by shooting right outside Macy's. 
Woman Hurt In Violent Home Invasion On Fullerton Parkway In Lincoln ParkPolice were searching Wednesday for three men behind a vicious attack in a building on Fullerton Parkway in Lincoln Park the night before.