Families Of Young Naperville Men Killed At Astroworld Festival Reject Offer By Travis Scott To Pay Funeral ExpensesThe families of two Naperville friends killed during the Astroworld stampede in Houston have rejected rapper Travis Scott’s offer to pay for funeral costs.
Visitation To Be Held This Weekend For Franco Patino And Jacob Jurinek, Friends From Naperville Who Were Killed In Astroworld StampedeVisitation will be held this weekend in Naperville for Franco Patino and Jacob Jurinek – the two young men from Naperville who were killed in the stampede at Astroworld in Houston last week.
Travis Scott Had Long History Of Inciting Chaos At Concerts Before Houston Stampede, Including 2015 Incident At LollapaloozaTravis Scott has a long history with crowd control and violence. As CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reported Monday night, that history includes a stop at Grant Park for Lollapalooza six years ago that ended with the rapper in handcuffs.
8 Dead, Several Injured At Astroworld Festival In HoustonOfficials in Texas say at least eight people are dead and several others injured in a crowd surge at the Astroworld Festival.
United Airlines Plane Flies From Houston To Chicago With Special All-Black Crew In Honor Of JuneteenthOn Saturday, a United Airlines plane flew from Houston to O’Hare International Airport with a special all-Black crew in honor of Juneteenth.
Federal Authorities Say They Have Shut Down Texas-To-Chicago Drug Pipeline With 'Operation Grapevine'Federal authorities announced Thursday that they have raided a drug stash house in a lakefront condo in the Kenwood neighborhood, as part of a probe that shut down a Texas-to-Chicago narcotics pipeline.
United Airlines To Drop One Of Last Vestiges Of ContinentalThe Chicago-based parent company of United Airlines is changing its name and shedding a bit more of its Houston connections.
Police: Suspect In Doctor's Killing Found DeadJoseph Pappas, wearing a bulletproof vest under his shirt, killed himself outdoors in a tree-lined residential area northwest of his Houston home.
Houston Family Welcomes Home Quadruplets On Fourth Of JulyTwo of the babies weighed less than four pounds each at birth, and the two others weighed less than three pounds each.
Photo Of Good Samaritan Shading Woman With Umbrella Goes ViralA simple act of kindness has turned a good Samaritan in Houston into a local celebrity thanks to one photo.
Hundreds Say Goodbye To Barbara BushFlags were flown at half-mast as the service began as the choir sang "My Country Tis of Thee."
911 Operator Jailed For Hanging Up On Thousands Of CallersA former 911 operator in Houston is headed to jail after an investigation revealed that the emergency center worker hung up on thousands of people
Chicagoland Red Cross Official Assists At Texas Mega-ShelterA Red Cross official from the Chicagoland area is getting a firsthand look at the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey.
For Former Gov. Edgar, Harvey Sparks Memories Of Great Flood Of 1993“A lot of people don’t appreciate how devastating a flood is. Once you get water in your house, your house is never the same,” Edgar said.
Man Lost Everything Twice, To Harvey And Katrina; 'I Get Back Up'Two devastating storms have landed on Darrin Rankin’s doorstep in 12 years. "Why is God doing this to me? I'm a good man," Rankin said.