Nurses At AMITA Health St. Joseph Medical Center In Joliet Begin Massive StrikeIt was the 4th of July, but Saturday was also the first day of a massive nurses’ strike at a major Joliet hospital.
Supreme Court Denies Request From Illinois GOP Seeking To Block Rule Capping Number Of People At Political RalliesIllinois Republicans wanted relief from Gov. JB Pritzker’s coronavirus rule, which capped the number of people allowed at political rallies at 50.
No Fireworks In Chicago This July 4th, But Some Suburbs Hold Shows; Virtual House Music Festival Also HeldThe annual Chicago fireworks show at Navy Pier was canceled this July 4th, but several suburban communities went forward with their displays.
15-Year-Old Girl Shot In Back At Schererville, Indiana House PartyShots were fired overnight Friday into Saturday at a house party in Schererville, Indiana, leaving a 15-year-old girl wounded in the back.
Woman Robbed, Sexually Assaulted Near Huron Street, Michigan AvenueA woman was robbed and sexually assaulted near the Magnificent Mile early on the morning of the 4th of July.
Police, Community Groups Turn Out Against Violence In Chicago This July 4th WeekendChicago Police were out in force this July 4th holiday weekend, with an aim to curb a trend in violence.
July 4th, 2020 In Chicago: Patriotism, Protests, And An Ongoing PandemicLife as we know it has changed greatly since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, and of course, holidays are no exception.
Woman Killed, 2 Men Wounded In Shooting Near 31st And Lake Shore DriveA woman is dead and two men were injured in a shooting early July 4th on South Lake Shore Drive.
Illinois Lottery Closing Prize Claim Centers Again, After Rush When They Reopened Amid BacklogThe Illinois Lottery has again temporarily closed its claim centers, after reopening four of the five statewide last week amid a backlog of unclaimed prizes.
MISSING: Daniel Cabrera, 14, Last Seen June 3Daniel Cabrera was last seen June 3 in the 5200 block of West 64th Place in the Chrysler Village neighborhood.
Illinois Reports 862 New COVID-19 Cases, 10 DeathsThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday announced 862 new cases of COVID-19, and 10 new deaths.