Blue Line Resumes Service Between From Damen To Racine After Shutdown Due To Smoke Near Jackson StopThe Blue Line was shut down from Wicker Park through the Loop to the Near West Side Monday afternoon after reports of smoke near the Jackson stop.
Arrest Made In 20-Year-Old Cold Case Of Murdered Illinois WomanA cognitively impaired McHenry woman was found brutally murdered in 1999. She had been considered a Jane Doe for 20 years.
Off-Duty Racine Police Officer Shot And Killed Responding To Armed RobberyAn off-duty police officer in Racine, Wisconsin, was shot and killed Monday night, after witnessing an armed robbery at a bar.
Foxconn: Wisconsin Factory Will Be Operational In 2020The Taiwan-based Foxconn is building what is known as a Generation 6 factory, which typically makes smaller liquid crystal display screens for cellphones, tablets, televisions and other devices.
Suburban Woman's Murder In Wisconsin Resembles 2004 Kidnapping CaseAn Arlington Heights man was being held on $1 million bail in Wisconsin, charged with killing his estranged wife with a hatchet, after she had fled to Mount Pleasant to stay with friends who offered her shelter from her husband. The murder brings to mind the story of another woman who was kidnapped in Racine County in 2004.
Blue Line Service Getting Back To Normal After Debris Blocked TrainsNormal service has resumed on the Blue Line, after nearly nine hours of significant delays, due to a pile of wet concrete that fell on the tracks on the Near West Side early Tuesday.
DePaul Issues Alert After Student AssaultedDePaul University is warning of an attack on a student last night.
Palatine Man Charged In 1997 Slaying Of Teen GirlA 36-year-old man from Palatine was in custody in Racine, Wis., on Tuesday, charged in the 1997 slaying of 14-year-old Amber Creek, whose beaten and nearly frozen body was found in a Wisconsin wildlife refuge.
Best Last-Minute Labor Day Vacation Spots Near ChicagoYou'll be ready for fall after chilling at one of these nearby destinations from Chicago over Labor Day weekend.
Blue Line Service Resumes, After Body Found In SubwayService was halted for nearly an hour Friday morning on a section of the CTA Blue Line, after a body was found under a grate in the subway.
Small Plane Skids Onto Interstate Near Racine, Wisc.A small plane “landed” on Interstate 94 Monday night outside Racine, Wis., the Federal Aviation Administration said.
Missing Racine Girl, Father Found In Chicago; Mother SlainA missing 2-year-old girl from Racine, Wis., was found with her father on the city’s Southeast Side Wednesday morning, after the girl's mother was killed in a homicide.
Minor Earthquake Awakens Northwest Suburban ResidentsResidents of the far northwest suburbs were not dreaming last night – a minor earthquake shook the Illinois-Wisconsin state line.
Former Trucking Executive Killed In Wisconsin Plane CrashThe recently-retired CEO of a truck trailer manufacturing business is being hailed as a hero for guiding his plane away from a subdivision as it crashed near Racine, claiming his life.
Wisconsin Man Caught In Sting Trying To Sell Dog For FightsA man came all the way from Wisconsin to sell his pit bull for dogfighting, and he likely won’t be going home anytime soon.