National Conservation Leader: Asian Carp Plan Needs Illinois SupportThe president of the National Wildlife Federation hopes Illinois and its chief executive will get behind a federal plan to keep Asian Carp from reaching Lake Michigan.
Judge Sides With School District In Transgender CaseA Cook County judge says the law does not require "full and equal access" to the locker room of a transgender student's choice.
Local Group Wants To Curb Pet Drop-Offs At SheltersAnti-Cruelty has just had its first "Pet-Friendly Housing Summit," a step, it says, toward making more rental units pet-friendly.
Suburban Police Twitter Page Swears Blue StreakThe police chief of Des Plaines says it wasn't his department that dropped an F-bomb; they don't use social media. WBBM's Steve Miller investigates.
DuPage Coroner: Number Of Opioid Deaths 'Startling'In 2015, DuPage County had seven deaths connected to opioids. Last year, there were 32.
Off-Duty Cop CarjackedThe incident happened around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in Bucktown.
Robbery Attempt Unravels At Evanston Yarn ShopPolice say a clerk told the would-be armed robber to "get out." He did. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Wrongfully Imprisoned Back Of The Yards Man ReleasedICE released an immigrant father held for 10 months after he was mistakenly believed to be a gang member.
How Marilyn Hartman Got Past O'Hare SecurityThe serial stowaway's antics at O’Hare International Airport are captured on surveillance tape.
Walking Your Dog In The Cold And SnowMost of us would prefer not to spend much time outside in these frigid temperatures; but for some people, it's a living.
Dog Euthanized After Biting Animal Control DirectorSusan Russell, whose Chicago department handles stray animals, talks with WBBM Newsradio about the December incident.
Rush Hospital Seeing Uptick In Weather-Related InjuriesRush's Emergency Department is treating skin injuries that are one step away from frostbite.
Waukegan Police Searching For Missing 18-Year-OldLucio Cambray's last communication was with his friends on Christmas night.
Polar Plunge Called Off Due To Arctic BlastHopes for a Polar Plunge along the lakefront melted away Monday morning, with organizers saying the frigid temps make it too dangerous.
Michigan Avenue Apple Store Closes Staircase Due To Falling IceApple's flagship store on Michigan Avenue has gotten accolades from some people for its design - but it's leaving others cold.