Chicago - Illinois

Anti-Trump protests continue in cities across United States

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Anti-Trump protests continued across the country on Thursday.Read more

2 toddlers dead in Chicago after stabbing, high-rise plunge

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Two toddlers died early Thursday in Chicago after a woman believed to be their mother stabbed a 70-year-old man, left one of the children in a bathtub and threw the...Read more

Illinois sees first legal sales of recreational marijuana

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The sale of marijuana for recreational purposes became legal Wednesday in Illinois to the delight of pot fans — many who began lining up hours early at dispensaries.Read more


Reports indicate Michigan man may be baby abducted in 1964

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Recent media reports say a man living in rural Michigan may be the child of Chester and Dora Fronczak who was abducted on April 26, 1964, from a Chicago hospital.Read more

Irony? Chicago salt truck slides on ice into Lake Michigan

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Two Chicago Park District workers escaped without serious injury after the salt truck they were navigating along an icy lakefront bike path slid into Lake Michigan...Read more

Rapper Juice WRLD dead at 21 after medical emergency at Chicago airport

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Chicago-area rapper Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad A. Higgins, was pronounced dead Sunday after a "medical emergency'' at Midway International Airport, according...Read more

Chicago, Denver flights delayed by winter storm

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Airlines at Chicago’s two major international airports are reporting average delays of 15 minutes as a winter storm heads toward the Midwest.Read more

Chicago Santa train rolls again

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The Allstate CTA Holiday Train is an annual tradition in the city.Read more

Civil rights activist the Rev. Clay Evans dead at age 94

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Rev. Clay Evans led the Fellowship Baptist Church on Chicago's South Side for 50 years. Read more


Prosecutors: Chicago student killed after ignoring man's catcalls

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Students at the University of Illinois-Chicago are mourning the death of a fellow classmate after she was found dead in a parking garage.Read more

Police: Chicago officer shot in head during ‘gun battle’

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Chicago police say an officer was shot in the head during a “gun battle” on the city’s Northwest Side.Read more