Father, 1 1/2-Year-Old Son Killed In Joliet In Apparent Murder-SuicideA father and son were found dead and two other family members were injured after an armed barricade in Joliet on Saturday. 
University Of Chicago Moves Patients To Other Hospitals Over Concern About Possible Nurses' Strike From babies to adults, patients were on the move at the University of Chicago Medical Center Monday night.
Flood Worries Persist In Lake County With More Rain On SundayA stormy Sunday with more rain extended a wet weekend – and that was the last thing people who live along the Des Plaines River needed.
Pothole Problems Persist For Those Near Chicago's Ford City DriveThe street is paved up to the part the city said it's responsible for. Condo owners living nearby privately own the other parts of the street, meaning, if they want fresh pavement across the white line, it's coming out of their wallets.
Tenants Displaced From Aurora Apartment Complex To Be Left Homeless When Temporary Hotel Stay Runs OutIn 24 hours, some tenants in the western suburbs will be homeless.
Vaping 'Outbreak' Concerns Health Officials In IllinoisThe different vaping devices, products, types of oils and additives making isolating a cause complex. But as more get sick the hope is doctors can learn from their illness.
NFL Hosts Big Watch Party At Grant Park For Bears-Packers Season OpenerThe NFL has turned Grant Park into football fantasy land to kick off the league’s 100th season as the Chicago Bears prepare to host the Green Bay Packers in the season opener at Soldier Field on Thursday night.
Crime Not Declining In Every Chicago NeighborhoodAcross the board, violent crime is on the decline and that includes homicides. But police and public officials said they're not satisfied. That's also the case with some in the community.
Avondale Residents Concerned About Bent Street Signs Being Used As Gang Signs: 'It Looks Terrible'It's vandalism, seen at Sacramento and Cornelia, Cornelia and Whipple as well as School and Albany. Chicago police said they're not able to confirm any gang practices, but one resident said he has all the confirmation he needs.
Plainfield Family Believes Man Used Facebook To Gain Trust, Then Stole From SeniorFrom Facebook friend to criminal foe – a Plainfield family believes the social media site was the first step in a plot to gain a senior’s trust, only to take advantage of it.
Deputy Rushes To Apply Tourniquet To Profusely Bleeding Accident Victim In Beach ParkA veteran sheriff’s deputy rushed to the scene of an accident early Monday, knowing he had only seconds to save a man’s arm and possibly his life.