TRUMP FIRES WATCHDOG WHO HANDLED UKRAINE COMPLAINT

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has fired Michael Atkinson, the inspector general for the intelligence community who handled the...

WRIGLEYVILLE RESTAURANT OWNER DELIVERS PIZZAS DAILY TO HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOMS

CHICAGO - While many restaurants are facing financial hardship during the COVID-19 crisis, one Wrigleyville restaurant owner has found...

 
 
 

EVERGREEN PARK MAYOR SUSPENDS WALMART'S LIQUOR LICENSE, REQUESTS INVESTIGATION AFTER COVID-19 EMPLOYEE DEATHS

EVERGREEN PARK, Ill. - The mayor of Evergreen Park has suspended the liquor license of a Walmart that recently had two employees die...

HERSEY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS PETITION DISTRICT TO RESCHEDULE GRADUATION, NOT CANCEL IT

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. - A group of Hersey High School students is desperately trying to save graduation. They are appealing to the...

 
 
 

MAN, 62, DEAD AFTER BEING PULLED FROM FOX RIVER

SOUTH ELGIN, Ill. - Suburban police said they pulled a man from the Fox River. Police responded to a report of a man who fell into...

PHOTOGRAPHER FINDS WAY TO SAVE CATS AND HER BUSINESS IN THE FACE OF COVID-19

CHICAGO - A corporate photographer found a way to salvage her business during the COVID-19 pandemic by changing up her clientele. For...

 
 
 

POLICE: 2 TEEN BOYS CRITICAL FOLLOWING ENGLEWOOD SHOOTING

CHICAGO - Two 16-year-old boys are in critical condition after a shooting Friday afternoon in an Englewood alley, Chicago police said. Just...

CHICAGO DESIGNER SEWING MASKS FOR CPD, HOSPITALS

CHICAGO - A Chicago fashion designer has answered the call to help the COVID-19 crisis. “I've been a fashion designer for 34 years,”...

 
 
 

BEAUTY INDUSTRY STRUGGLING AMID PANDEMIC

Hair salons are among the many small businesses struggling because of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, unlike restaurants that can at...

BLAGOJEVICH SAYS HE'S TURNING HIS OLD DRESS SHIRTS INTO MASKS FOR HEALTH CARE WORKERS

CHICAGO - Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich said he is turning his old dress shirts into masks for health care workers during the...

 
 
 

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION CHANGES NATIONAL STOCKPILE DEFINITION

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration abruptly changed its description of the Strategic National Stockpile, the federal government's...

1,209 NEW COVID-19 CASES IN ILLINOIS; TOTAL NOW OVER 8K

WATCH LIVE: Gov. JB Pritkzer gives daily update CHICAGO - Illinois health officials announced 1,209 new cases of COVID-19 and 53 additional...

 
 
 

INDIANA GOVERNOR EXTENDS STAY-AT-HOME ORDER 2 WEEKS

INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana's stay-at-home order is being extended for two more weeks as the state's number of coronavirus-related topped...

COVID-19: DETAILS ON A NEW FUND TO SUPPORT LOCAL ARTISTS

Claire Rice, executive director of Arts Alliance Illinois Arts for Illinois is an incredible partnership between the State of Illinois,...

 
 
 

ROSELAND COMMUNITY BECOMES FIRST SOUTH SIDE HOSPITAL TO OFFER DRIVE-THRU COVID-19 TESTING

CHICAGO - Chicagoans lined up outside Roseland Community Hospital on the South Side Friday to be tested for COVID-19. The hospital...

TARGET WILL LIMIT NUMBER OF SHOPPERS IN STORES, SUPPLY WORKERS WITH MASKS AND GLOVES AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Target announced new measures intended to promote social distancing and keep its workers safe. Starting April...

 
 
 

COVID-19: TIPS FOR SAFELY SHOPPING ONLINE

Steve Ginty, Director, Threat Intelligence, RiskIQ Tips to vet if a mobile app is legitimate Only download apps from the Apple or Google...

DR. FAUCI: ‘I DON'T UNDERSTAND WHY' EVERY STATE HASN'T ISSUED STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS

The nation's top infectious disease expert said Thursday he doesn't understand why every state hasn't issued stay-at-home orders as...

 
 
 

DIRECTOR JOHN CHU SAYS WHEN WE CAN ALL GO BACK TO MOVIE THEATERS HE EXPECTS BUSINESS TO BOOM

He's the man who brought the successful book series "Crazy Rich Asians" to life on the big screen. Now John Chu is bringing a new series...

HUNDREDS OF SAILORS GIVE HERO'S SEND-OFF TO FIRED COMMANDER OF AIRCRAFT CARRIER HIT BY COVID-19

GUAM - Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt gave their leader a hero's send-off in Guam as the ship's crew battles...

 
 
 



President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face...

President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face coverings to help slow coronavirus spread

President Donald Trump said the voluntary measure could use basic cloth or fabric, which could be made at home and washed and reused. Read more ...

Brooke Baldwin is second CNN anchor to contract coronavirus this week

Brooke Baldwin is second CNN anchor to contract coronavirus this week

CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin announced Friday she has tested positive for coronavirus after being hit with a sudden onset of symptoms Thursday afternoon. “I am OKAY. It came on... Read more ...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the Chesapeake Bay

Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean and her son Gideon, disappeared on Thursday. Read more ...

Trump fired the intelligence official who handled Ukraine whistleblower...

Trump fired the intelligence official who handled Ukraine whistleblower complaint

Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson will be out of the job in 30 days, according to a letter from President Donald Trump that was reported on Friday... Read more ...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social distancing guidelines

Target will begin implementing new guidelines as it tries to keep both customers and its employees safe in the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain't No Sunshine,” has died. Read more ...

White House To Give Coronavirus Test To People 'In Close Proximity' To...

White House To Give Coronavirus Test To People 'In Close Proximity' To Trump, Pence

President Trump told reporters on Thursday that he had taken a second coronavirus test, which was negative. (Image credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

President Trump Says CDC Now Recommends Americans Consider Cloth Masks In Public

President Trump Says CDC Now Recommends Americans Consider Cloth Masks In Public

The recommendation tells Americans to cover their mouths and noses in public, though medical-grade masks are just for medical workers. President Trump said mask wearing is... Read more ...

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

To the shock of many, alcoholic beverage production was listed as a nonessential business during the shutdown to aid social distancing. Then came the beer hoarding. (Image... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...