United Airlines Flight To D.C. Sent Back To O'Hare After Hailstorm Cracks WindshieldA United Airlines flight to Washington, D.C. was returned to O’Hare International Airport Monday afternoon, after a hailstorm left the windshield cracked.
Gov. Pritzker On Federal COVID-19 Response: States Forced To Play 'Sick' Hunger Games Gameshow"In the midst of a global pandemic states were forced to play some sort of sick "Hunger Games" game show to save the lives of our people. Let me be clear, this is not a reality TV show. There are real things that are happening in the United States."
American Airlines Flight From O'Hare To D.C. Diverted To PittsburghAn American Airlines flight from O’Hare was diverted to Pittsburgh Saturday morning because of a mechanical issue.
Hundreds Of Chicagoans Drive To Washington, D.C., For Gun Control Rally At CapitolA dozen buses full of students, parents and city leaders pulled out of St. Sabina Church around 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Ex-Sen. Lugar's Burial Set For Arlington National CemeteryLugar served in the Senate from 1977 until 2013. He was a foreign policy expert who helped spur the dismantling of thousands of former Soviet nuclear weapons.
Asian Americans Push For Smithsonian Gallery Of Their OwnAsian Americans are the nation's fastest-growing minority and number about 20 million, or roughly 6% of the population. They come from more than 20 countries, with the largest populations from China, India, Vietnam, Philippines, Korea and Japan.
Pope Francis Names Chicago Native Wilton Gregory As D.C.'s First African-American ArchbishopGregory, 71, replaces Cardinal Donald Wuerl, who resigned last year after being implicated in covering up abuse by a Pennsylvania grand jury report.
Honor Flight Chicago To Start Flying Vietnam Veterans To Washington, D.C.Vietnam vets gathered at Soldier Field for a big announcement by Honor Flight Chicago on Wednesday.
D.C. Mayor Taunts Trump After Cancellation Of Military ParadeWashington Mayor Muriel Bowser claimed she "got thru" to Trump about costs for the parade, which at one point was calculated to run about $12 million but more recent estimates said could run as high as $92 million by the time Trump canceled the event.
Trump Says He Canceled Military Parade Over 'Ridiculously High' Cost EstimatePresident Donald Trump said Friday that he canceled a US military parade planned for Veterans Day weekend, blaming Washington city officials for inflating costs amid reports that indicated the event's price tag had soared over initial estimates.
Anti-Racist Protesters Rally In D.C. Ahead Of White Nationalist GatheringThe "Unite the Right 2" rally is being billed as a "white civil rights rally."
Airbnb, Lyft, Uber Allowing Service To Be Denied To White Nationalist Rally-GoersMarchers in this weekend's Unite the Right 2 white nationalist rally may have a harder time getting a ride or a room. Uber, Lyft and Airbnb are allowing drivers and hosts to deny service to potential customers who participate in the rally in Washington, D.C.
Sinkhole Appears On White House Lawn A sinkhole has appeared on the White House's North Lawn -- which has naturally spawned jokes on the internet.
Chicago Students To March In D.C.Chicago is also prepping for its own march to end gun violence.
Gun Control March Set For SaturdayPeople who couldn't make the trip to D.C. are preparing to protest here in Chicago.