Former Trump Adviser Pleads Guilty In Mueller Probe; Had Ties To ChicagoA former campaign aide to President Donald Trump, with ties to Chicago, has pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents.
Russian Election-Hack Saga Has Tragic Chicago ConnectionIn his room at a Rochester, Minn. hotel, police authorities found the body of 81-year-old Peter W. Smith on May 14.
Illinois Elections Chief To Testify At Senate Panel On Russian HackingIllinois State Board of Elections director Steve Sandvoss will testify about how voter information was stolen by hackers last summer.
Head Of Airport Trade Group Says Governments Should Back Off And Let Investigators Determine Cause Of Metrojet Crash In EgyptThe head of the international trade group that calls itself "the voice of the world's airports" wants the governments intensely interested in finding a cause for the Metrojet crash in Egypt to back off and let the investigators do their job.
Sen. Kirk Calls For Sending Lethal Weapons To UkraineWBBM's Veronica Carter reports it was a standing room only crowd at the Ukrainian Cultural Center for Illinois' Mark Kirk and Arizona's John McCain.
Oligarchs Unload Sochi Olympics Assets To Recoup InvestmentRussian tax-payers are picking up more of the tab than they envisioned.
Pabst Blue Ribbon Bought By Russian Beverage CompanyThe lame jokes from Logan Square to Brooklyn will all be the same: Take that, hipsters! But does that really add anything to the fact that Pabst Brewing Company, a company that's 170-years-old, has been bought by Russian company Oasis Beverages.
Aviaton Expert: Officials Will Want Answers Soon On Ukraine Plane CrashAn aviation expert from Chicago said speed is of the essence for investigators trying to determine the cause of a Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine on Thursday.
After Visit To Ukraine, Quigley Urges Caution From White HouseAfter returning from a visit to Ukraine, U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Illinois) said the smallest spark could push the nation into war with Russia.
Russia Paid $51 Billion For What Now Includes A Deserted, Depressing Olympic VillageSee pictures of the Olympic Village that is now home to ... nobody and nothing, it appears.
Aldermen Urge Airlines, Cargo Carriers To Stop Flights To RussiaA group of Chicago aldermen on Wednesday urged airlines and air cargo lines operating out of O’Hare International Airport to halt all flights to Russia, until it withdraws its troops from Ukraine.
Russian Hockey Coach Who Said 'Eat Me Alive' Steps DownRussia doesn't take hockey disappointment very well.
Northwestern Professor Fears Russia's 'Appetite' For Territory Will Grow U.S. intelligence estimates another 5,000 Russian troops have joined the 15,000 in the Crimea since the crisis began last week. But thousands more are massed on the Russian side of the Ukraine border as Ukraine's under-manned military mobilizes to fight a possible wider invasion.
Duckworth Leading U.S. Paralympic DelegationCongresswoman Tammy Duckworth will be heading to Russia next week, along with Americans who are competing in the Paralympic Games in Sochi.
Russia Awards Cars To Its Olympic MedalistsThe youngsters without a license were provided a driver as well.