ILLINOIS COVID-19 UPDATE: IL REPORTS 3,193 NEW CORONAVIRUS CASES, 17 DEATHS

Illinois health officials announced 3,193 new cases of COVID-19 and 17 related deaths Tuesday.

DAUNTE WRIGHT SHOOTING DRAWS COMPARISONS TO OSCAR GRANT CASE

The deadly police shooting of Daunte Wright in Minnesota is drawing comparisons to the 2009 Oscar Grant case where an officer also...

 
 
 

CHICAGO SOCCER PLAYER SAYS SHE, BOYFRIEND WERE RACIALLY PROFILED BY SECURITY AFTER HOUSTON MATCH

Sarah Gorden said that her boyfriend went to talk to her when security followed and said he would be arrested if he came close.

DEREK CHAUVIN TRIAL LIVE COVERAGE: DEFENSE BEGINS CASE IN EX-COP'S TRIAL OVER GEORGE FLOYD'S DEATH

Chauvin's lawyer has argued that Floyd died last May because of his illegal drug use and underlying health problems, not because of...

 
 
 

DEREK CHAUVIN TRIAL LIVE COVERAGE: DEFENSE BEGINS CASE IN EX-COP'S TRIAL OVER GEORGE FLOYD'S DEATH

Chauvin's lawyer has argued that Floyd died last May because of his illegal drug use and underlying health problems, not because of...

PHILADELPHIA POLICE SEARCH FOR SUSPECT AFTER MAN STABBED MULTIPLE TIMES ON SEPTA BUS

Philadelphia police are searching for the suspect they say stabbed a man multiple times onboard a SEPTA Market Frankford shuttle bus.

 
 
 

FEMA OVERWHELMED BY CALLS ON 1ST DAY TO APPLY FOR COVID FUNERAL ASSISTANCE

Families who lost loved ones to COVID-19 can now get help with funeral expenses from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, though...

TEXAS SENATE REVIVES PUSH TO BLOCK CITIES' PAID SICK LEAVE ORDINANCES

Supporters say Senate Bill 14 will make it easier for businesses to operate in multiple cities. Opponents call it an "existential threat...

 
 
 

CPD BOMB SQUAD INVESTIGATING LIVE GRENADE FOUND IN AUSTIN

Chicago police and fire officials are investigating after a live grenade was found in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

DAUNTE WRIGHT AND GEORGE FLOYD'S FAMILIES TO BE NEXT TO EACH OTHER IN JOINT EVENT IN MINNEAPOLIS

Two families have had to experience loved ones dying during encounters with Minnesota officers. They will join together this afternoon.

 
 
 

BIDEN, CONGRESS PAY TRIBUTE TO SLAIN CAPITOL OFFICER WILLIAM "BILLY" EVANS

Officer William "Billy" Evans' casket was placed in the Capitol Rotunda for the second such memorial ceremony this year.

BIDEN TO ANNOUNCE WITHDRAWAL OF US TROOPS FROM AFGHANISTAN BY SEPTEMBER 11

The withdrawal extends the US troop presence past a May 1 deadline set by the Trump administration in an agreement with the Taliban,...

 
 
 

COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES: CONTRA COSTA CO. OFFICIALS PAUSE USE OF JOHNSON & JOHNSON VACCINE

Contra Costa County health officials announced they're temporarily pausing the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine while...

MAYOR LIGHTFOOT ANNOUNCES NEW MEDAL OF HONOR, RECOGNIZING THOSE WHO MADE IMPACT DURING CHICAGO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Mayor Lori Lightfoot will announce the Mayor's Medal of Honor Tuesday, recognizing those who made an impact during the pandemic.

 
 
 

KRISTIN SMART CASE: SLO SHERIFF TO REVEAL 'MAJOR DEVELOPMENTS' IN INVESTIGATION ON TUESDAY

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Ian Parkinson is expected to reveal significant updates in the department's investigation into Kristin...

BIDEN, CONGRESS PAY TRIBUTE TO SLAIN CAPITOL POLICE OFFICER | WATCH LIVE

Officer William "Billy" Evans' casket was placed in the Capitol Rotunda for the second such memorial ceremony this year.

 
 
 

CPD BOMB SQUAD INVESTIGATING POSSIBLE GRENADE FOUND IN AUSTIN

Chicago police and fire officials are investigating after a possible grenade was found in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

CONGRESS HONORS 2ND CAPITOL POLICE OFFICER SLAIN THIS YEAR | WATCH LIVE

Officer William "Billy" Evans was killed when a vehicle rammed into him and another officer at a barricade just 100 yards from the...

 
 
 

CAN YOUR EMPLOYER MAKE VACCINATIONS MANDATORY? HERE'S WHAT EXPERT SAYS

Can they actually mandate employees to get a vaccine or force you to go into the office, if you don't want to? We spoke with a employment...

PHILADELPHIA AREA PAUSES USE OF JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINE

The Philadelphia region is putting a pause on the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after a recommendation from the country's top...

 
 
 



President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by...

President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by September 11

The withdrawal extends the U.S. troop presence past a May 1 deadline set by the Trump administration in an agreement with the Taliban, but only by a matter of months. Read more ...

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

CHICAGO - Chicago police said a bomb squad is investigating a live grenade found inside a bag on the city's West Side. A call was placed just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday about a... Read more ...

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that drew America into its longest war... Read more ...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli sabotage at Natanz 

Iran will start enriching uranium to 60% purity this week, higher than ever, a top diplomat said days after a reported act of Israeli sabotage targeted Tehran's enrichment... Read more ...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after apology for voicing Simpsons' Indian shopkeeper Apu

White US voice actor Hank Azaria has drawn the ire of Simpsons fans who accuse him of being ‘woke' and participating in cancel culture after he apologized for his portrayal of... Read more ...

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

A Maine college is giving $50 tickets to students who violate the school's face mask requirement. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

The Food and Drug Administration will likely require only a “matter of days” to look into reports of patients who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine experiencing dangerous... Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

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New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for...

New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for safety concerns

Tuesday's game will be played at 2:10 p.m. ET. Wednesday's first game will begin at 2:10 p.m. ET, with the rescheduled Monday game beginning about 30 minutes after the first... Read more ...

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Multiple victims were allegedly sold for sex, according to charges announced by the attorney general. Read more ...