At-Risk Kids From Around Chicago Receive Gifts At 'Christmas In The Wards' EventChristmas came early for some Chicago kids on Saturday.
Police Officer's Ex-Girlfriend Accused Of Trying To Hire Undercover Cop To Kidnap, Murder 62-Year-Old WomanLissette Ortiz, 54, has been charged with one felony count of solicitation of murder for hire.
Thieves Target Cellphone Stores In Overnight Smash-And-GrabsPolice on Saturday were investigating smash-and-grab robberies at three cellphone stores – with two of them happening just 15 minutes apart.
Chicago Teachers Wake Up To New Contract After Vote To AcceptChicago teachers on Saturday woke up to a new contract following an 11-day strike and a vote to accept.
Chicago Teachers' Strike: Rally Planned For Union Park After 'A Lot Of Progress' In Latest TalksAs the Chicago teachers’ strike enters its 10th calendar day, teachers and their supporters plan to rally at Union Park, while some CPS student runners plan to show up to a regional meet at Lincoln Park, even though they can’t compete.
CTA Repairs Continue At A Slow Pace On The North Side"I figured it would be done by now." 
Alexis Andrade, 22, Shot And Killed By Carjacker In Logan SquareA man was shot and killed while trying to protect his girlfriend, when someone tried to steal their car late Sunday night in Logan Square.
Chicago Joins Cities Around The World In Climate Change ProtestOrganizers said they want to send a message to lawmakers and businesses that something needs to be done to address the climate crisis.
Chicago Youths To Lead Climate Strike; March From Grant Park To Federal Plaza RallyYouth activists in Chicago will lead a protest march and rally on Friday to demand businesses and lawmakers do something about the climate crisis, as part of a Global Climate Strike.
Authorities Expected To Shed More Light On Discovery Of 2,200 Fetal Remains In Former Abortion Doctor's GarageAuthorities with the Will County Sheriff, State's Attorney and Coroner's offices were scheduled to discuss the investigation Thursday afternoon.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot's Zoning Plan For Legal Marijuana Would Ban Pot Sales In Most Of Downtown ChicagoThe city also would prohibit marijuana sales within any designated residential zoning district, any building with a residential unit, or within 500 feet of a school.