After Teachers' Strike, Students Rush To Finish College Applications Before Friday DeadlineIt’s a race to finish college applications by the deadline Friday for some Chicago high school seniors.
Chicago Public Schools Allow Football Teams To Practice During Teachers' StrikeIn order to resume practices, CPS teams must have at least one non-union coach or representative who meets IHSA certifications.
Indiana Grandfather Charged With Negligent Homicide After 18-Month-Old Girl Fell From Cruise Ship WindowAn Indiana man was charged with negligent homicide on Monday, after police said he dropped his 18-month-old granddaughter from a cruise ship docked in Puerto Rico.
Three Dead After Fire In Gary, IndianaA Gary family was dealing with a heartbreaking loss Friday night, after three family members were killed when a house went up in flames.
Spate Of Paintball Attacks, Largely In Downtown Area, Leaves Victims PetrifiedWhat started as a paintball attack ended in a wild chase through the city this week.
Neighbors Sound Off At Meeting After Shootout Steps From School In AuroraA shootout happened recently just steps from a school in Aurora – way too close for comfort for parents and students.
4 High School Athletes In Plainfield Under Investigation For Reported HazingFour high school students in Plainfield were under investigation Monday night for a reported hazing incident.
After Being Found Slumped Over In Car, Police Supt. Eddie Johnson Says He Stopped To Rest After Feeling FaintCPD spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Johnson had pulled over and parked near his home near 34th and Aberdeen around 12:30 a.m., after feeling lightheaded.
Student Athletes Worried About Strike Impact On Playoff ChancesAthletes hoping for scholarships and teams hoping for playoff berths inside Chicago Public Schools are also hoping strike wraps up quickly.
Exelon Utilities CEO Retires Amid FBI Probe Of Illinois State Senator SandovalThe move comes weeks after the FBI raid at Illinois State Senator Martin Sandoval's home and offices. As part of that investigation, officials subpoenaed communication records between ComEd and Sandoval. 
Extra-Alarm Fire Rips Through Uptown Condo Building; Firefighter Hit With DebrisAn extra-alarm fire was raging Monday afternoon in an Uptown neighborhood apartment building.