Snoop Dogg Launches Youth Football In ChicagoOne year after promising to bring a youth football league to Chicago, rapper Snoop Dog has followed through on that promise, and the inaugural season kicked off Saturday.
Activists Arrested Trying To Stop Eviction Of Addison FamilyAn Addison mother and three sons are being evicted from their home, and some activists are trying to prevent it.
Police Narrow Down Description Of Vehicle In Deadly Lake Zurich CrashPolice in Lake Zurich now have a description of the vehicle involved in a crash that left an 18-year-old girl dead last week.
Former City Official Ray Orozco Takes Post At Maggie Daley's CharityA former high-ranking city official who lost his job when Mayor Richard M. Daley decided not to run again has found another position.
Coast Guard Honors Wendella Crews For Two River RescuesThe U.S. Coast Guard honored the crews of two Chicago River tour boats on Thursday for their bravery in two separate rescues along the river this month.
DeKalb County School Supt. Has To Live Off Wife's IncomeThe DeKalb County Regional Superintendent of Schools admits it's challenging not receiving a paycheck from the state, but says he's holding out hope that Gov. Pat Quinn will put back the money he removed.
Attorneys: Suppress Confession In Lindenhurst Burger King MurderAttorneys for the Lake Villa man, charged with the murder of a fast food restaurant manager, want an alleged admission of the crime thrown out.
Burke's Daughter Appointed To $117,000 State PostThe daughter of Ald. Edward Burke (14th) and Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke has been appointed to a state post.
Tugboat Crashes In Sanitary And Ship CanalA half dozen tugboat crew members are safe Thursday morning, after being involved in an accident in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal.
Prosecutors: Sleep Disorder Business Owner Bilked Investors, Lived LavishlyFederal authorities say a Glencoe man led investors to believe their money was going into a sleep disorder business, but he actually used it to buy a mansion, run a tattoo parlor, and live a lavish lifestyle.
Big Discounts As Remaining Borders Bookstores Prepare To CloseBeginning Friday, everything at the remaining Borders bookstores is 40 percent off.
Durbin, Kirk: Eliminating Debt Ceiling Is A Bad IdeaRatings agency Moody's believes if the U.S. eliminates the debt ceiling, it would reduce the uncertainty amongst bond holders.
Police Department Shifting 92 More Officers To StreetsMayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy are putting another 92 officers of the street – 53 of them are rookies, new graduates from the police academy.
Supporters Say They Won't Back Obama If He Allows Entitlement CutsMore than 200,000 people across the country say they will not support President Barack Obama in his run for 2012 based on some of the proposals coming out of the debt ceiling talks.
Jenna Jameson, DuPage Theater Owner May End Legal BattleThe on-going legal drama involving porn star Jenna Jameson, and the owner of two Chicago area movie theaters, could be coming to an end.