City Prepares For Monday's Historic Inauguration Of Lori Lightfoot; First Black Woman And First Gay MayorChicagoans are just hours away from witnessing history.
JOY RIDE: Kids Drive Off-Road Vehicles Down Dan Ryan ExpresswayOmar Orozco couldn’t believe his eyes: three kids in two off-road vehicles going down the Dan Ryan Expressway at about 60 mph.
Chicago Weather: Strong Storms Roll Across Chicago AreaA narrow band of powerful storms swept over the Chicago area Saturday afternoon, bringing wind gusts of up to 60 mph, prompting a warning for sailors on Lake Michigan.
7 Wounded In Shooting Near Ball State University Campus; VaShaun Harnett Charged With Attempted MurderSeven people have been wounded in a shooting near the campus of Ball State University in central Indiana.
Vincent Bevly Charged With Murder Of Missing Zion Man Cory RhinehartA 57-year-old Zion man has been charged with killing a man who was reported missing two months ago.
'We're Going To Eventually Find Timmothy'; Missing Aurora Boy's Father, Aunt Believe He's Still AliveTimmothy Pitzen has been missing for more than eight years, but his father is still confident the boy who would now be 14 will be found someday.
'I Have Had Too Much To Drink Tonight': Video Shows State Rep. Steve Reick's DUI ArrestWhen Illinois State Rep. Steve Reick (R-Woodtock) was pulled over in Springfield earlier this month, he admitted right off the bat he had one too many drinks that night.
'They Are Monsters': Daughters, Sisters Of Marlen Ochoa's Alleged Killers Say They Can't Forgive ThemScared to show their faces or reveal their names, the adult-twin daughters of Clarisa Figueroa describe the horror after learning, that their mother and half sister, Desiree, allegedly murdered a woman, took her baby and tried to pass it off as their brother.
Marlen Ochoa Case: No Bail For Three People Charged In Pregnant Teen's MurderThe three people charged in the gruesome slaying of Marlen Ochoa, a pregnant teenager who had been missing for three weeks, were set to appear in bond court on Friday.
Kitten Encased In Hardened Spray Foam Rescued From Trash By Garbage CollectorA kitten found encased in hardened spray foam earlier is doing much better after being rescued from a trash can in Oregon.
'Honey Bun Bandit' Struggles To Escape Casino Heist PastA Michigan woman known as the "Honey Bun Bandit" for her involvement in a 2003 casino heist says the crime continues to haunt her some 16 years later.
'Not A Dry Eye In The Room!': Boy With Spina Bifida Walks For First Time At Preschool GraduationA young Ohio boy with spina bifida has touched hearts around the world after walking for the very first time in public at his preschool graduation.
UPDATE: Kimberly Vargas, 12, From Ashburn, Has Been LocatedUPDATE: Kimberly Vargas, 12, who was reported missing from the Ashburn area, has been located, Chicago police said.
Illinois Lawmakers Approve Plan To Allow Some Food Stamp Recipients To Use Benefits At RestaurantsFood stamp recipients who are elderly, disabled, or homeless would be allowed to use their benefits at participating restaurants.
Inmate Says She Has No Idea How She Got Pregnant While Jailed For 17 MonthsAn Alabama inmate charged with capital murder who became pregnant while incarcerated says she has no memory of having sex while in prison.