Suburban police investigating whether flurry of carjackings was connected

SUBURBAN POLICE INVESTIGATING WHETHER FLURRY OF CARJACKINGS WAS CONNECTED

NAPERVILLE, Ill. - Police in suburban Chicago are telling residents to be alert Sunday after people in the area were targeted for multiple...

Yandle gets 100th NHL goal, Panthers beat Blackhawks 5-2

YANDLE GETS 100TH NHL GOAL, PANTHERS BEAT BLACKHAWKS 5-2

SUNRISE, Fla. - Keith Yandle got his 100th career goal, Chris Driedger made 23 saves and the Florida Panthers beat the Chicago Blackhawks...

 
 
 
Dog and goat serving as mayor raise money for a playground

DOG AND GOAT SERVING AS MAYOR RAISE MONEY FOR A PLAYGROUND

FAIR HAVEN, Vt. - A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor have helped raise money to renovate a Vermont community playground. The...

Prada intros anti-uniform during all-digital Fashion Week

PRADA INTROS ANTI-UNIFORM DURING ALL-DIGITAL FASHION WEEK

MILAN - No traffic jams, no rush to the next venue, no front rows - not even socially distanced. Milan Fashion Week is unfolding entirely...

 
 
 
7-Day Forecast: Cold but relatively quiet week ahead, chance for snow Tuesday

7-DAY FORECAST: COLD BUT RELATIVELY QUIET WEEK AHEAD, CHANCE FOR SNOW TUESDAY

For the latest weather updates, go to wgnv.com/weather .

Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit reaches space on 2nd try

RICHARD BRANSON'S VIRGIN ORBIT REACHES SPACE ON 2ND TRY

LOS ANGELES - Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit reached space on Sunday, eight months after the first demonstration flight of its air-launched...

 
 
 
Powerball jackpot grows to $730M; Mega Millions to be $850M

POWERBALL JACKPOT GROWS TO $730M; MEGA MILLIONS TO BE $850M

DES MOINES, Iowa - Lottery players have another chance to win big next week since there were no winners of the top prize for both the...

Bulls roll past Mavs 117-101 to end 4-game losing streak

BULLS ROLL PAST MAVS 117-101 TO END 4-GAME LOSING STREAK

DALLAS - Lauri Markkanen had 29 points and 10 rebounds, Garrett Temple scored 15 of his season-high 21 points in the second quarter...

 
 
 
How Betty White is celebrating her 99th birthday Sunday

HOW BETTY WHITE IS CELEBRATING HER 99TH BIRTHDAY SUNDAY

LOS ANGELES - True to form, Betty White has something impish to say about her birthday Sunday. “Since I am turning 99, I can stay up...

Chocolate recalled after plastic found in products

CHOCOLATE RECALLED AFTER PLASTIC FOUND IN PRODUCTS

Lake Champlain Chocolates issued a voluntary recall on select milk chocolate products after a consumer reported finding plastic pieces...

 
 
 
Baby giraffe, born while the world watched, dies at Nashville zoo

BABY GIRAFFE, BORN WHILE THE WORLD WATCHED, DIES AT NASHVILLE ZOO

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Nashville Zoo is mourning the loss of a newborn giraffe so anxiously awaited by people around the world. The...

Woman shot at Evanston IHOP in January 9 shooting spree has died

WOMAN SHOT AT EVANSTON IHOP IN JANUARY 9 SHOOTING SPREE HAS DIED

EVANSTON, Ill. - A 61-year-old woman who was shot while being held hostage in an Evanston IHOP during a deadly shooting spree that...

 
 
 
'Recycled Modern' in Lakeview offers wide range of art, antiques and furniture

'RECYCLED MODERN' IN LAKEVIEW OFFERS WIDE RANGE OF ART, ANTIQUES AND FURNITURE

'Recycled Modern' in Lakeview is a unique home goods store, boasting an array of locally made arts and furniture, along with a wide...

South Side pastor offers vaccine dose to CPS teacher

SOUTH SIDE PASTOR OFFERS VACCINE DOSE TO CPS TEACHER

CHICAGO - A pastor in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood is offering his COVID-19 vaccine position to a Chicago Public Schools teacher...

 
 
 
Terrorism expert joins WGN News to discuss inauguration security, domestic terrorist threats

TERRORISM EXPERT JOINS WGN NEWS TO DISCUSS INAUGURATION SECURITY, DOMESTIC TERRORIST THREATS

Tom Mockaitis, a terrorism expert and DePaul University professor joins WGN Weekend Morning News to discuss security leading up to...

Sunday Brunch: Duck and Cabbage Garbure Soup

SUNDAY BRUNCH: DUCK AND CABBAGE GARBURE SOUP

Ariane Daguin, the CEO of D'Artagnan, joins WGN Weekend Morning News to share a recipe for Duck and Cabbage Garbure Soup. D'Artagnan...

 
 
 
Sunday Forecast: Occasional snow with overcast skies

SUNDAY FORECAST: OCCASIONAL SNOW WITH OVERCAST SKIES

For the latest weather updates, visit wgntv.com/weather.

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

VICE PRESIDENT-ELECT HARRIS TO RESIGN HER SENATE SEAT MONDAY

WILMINGTON, Del. - Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and President-elect...

 
 
 
Three critically injured in South Side shooting

THREE CRITICALLY INJURED IN SOUTH SIDE SHOOTING

CHICAGO - Three men are in critical condition following a shooting in a residential building on Chicago' s South Side early Sunday...

Man injured while helping disabled vehicle on Lake Shore Drive

MAN INJURED WHILE HELPING DISABLED VEHICLE ON LAKE SHORE DRIVE

CHICAGO - A 24-year-old man was injured after being struck by a car while attempting to help another car involved in an accident, according...

 
 
 



President-elect Biden to nominate Gensler for SEC commissioner, Chopra to...

President-elect Biden to nominate Gensler for SEC commissioner, Chopra to lead Protection Bureau, according to CNN

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to make nominations to the Securities and Exchange Commission and the leader of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a source told CNN. Read more ...

Los Angeles Chargers hiring Brandon Staley as head coach

Los Angeles Chargers hiring Brandon Staley as head coach

COSTA MESA, Calif. - The Los Angeles Chargers have hired Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Brian Staley as the team's head coach. Read more ...

Brady, Bucs, end playoffs for Saints, Brees, 30-20

Brady, Bucs, end playoffs for Saints, Brees, 30-20

NEW ORLEANS - Tom Brady's best game in three tries against New Orleans kept the Buccaneers moving on in the NFL playoffs, and has Saints quarterback Drew Brees headed home... Read more ...

Phil Spector, the revolutionary music producer convicted of murdering an...

Phil Spector, the revolutionary music producer convicted of murdering an actress, has died at 81

California state prison officials said Spector died Saturday of natural causes at a hospital. Read more ...

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

The massive undertaking underscores fears that some of the very people assigned to protect Washington could threaten the incoming administration. Read more ...

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Democrat Alex Padilla, now California's secretary of state, will serve the final two years of Harris' term. Read more ...

Alexei Navalny detained on return to Moscow five months after being poisoned

Alexei Navalny detained on return to Moscow five months after being poisoned

Russia's leading opposition figure and his wife were returning from a five-month stay in Germany, where he recovered after being poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent. Read more ...

NFL Draft order 2021: Updated list of picks for every team after divisional...

NFL Draft order 2021: Updated list of picks for every team after divisional playoffs

Here is the 2021 NFL Draft order for the first 28 picks, which was finalized with the results of the divisional round. Read more ...

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

WILMINGTON, Del. - Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and President-elect Joe Biden are inaugurated. Aides to the... Read more ...

Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers gives Bucs-Packers chance to be best NFC title...

Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers gives Bucs-Packers chance to be best NFC title game ever

Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers meet for the first time in the playoffs in the Tampa Bay-Green Bay NFC championship. A look at what's at stake for each QB in their bid to reach... Read more ...