Sluggish upper low to keep on-and-off rain into weekend

SLUGGISH UPPER LOW TO KEEP ON-AND-OFF RAIN INTO WEEKEND

DAY ONE AT PITCHFORK IN PHOTOS

Day One at Pitchfork in Photos Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing...

 
 
 
Police searching for missing Special Olympics participant

POLICE SEARCHING FOR MISSING SPECIAL OLYMPICS PARTICIPANT

CHICAGO - The Chicago Police Department is searching for a participant in the Special Olympics Games currently being held in Chicago. Rezwanul...

GROUP TURNS VACANT BUILDING INTO YOUTH ART CENTER IN ENGLEWOOD

CHICAGO - Many people talk about helping kids struggling in the city, but three guys are actually doing it with nothing more than a...

 
 
 

BABY BORN IN CHICK-FIL-A BATHROOM GETS FREE MEALS FOR LIFE, JOB OFFER

SAN ANTONIO, Texas - A couple in Texas delivered their baby in a Chick-Fil-A bathroom and now the baby will get free meals for life. KSAT...

9 MEMBERS OF ONE INDIANA FAMILY AMONG 17 KILLED IN DUCK BOAT ACCIDENT

BRANSON, Mo. - A duck boat capsized in Missouri Thursday night, killing 17 people, including nine people from the same Indiana family. The...

 
 
 

IN IL-6, ROSKAM AND CASTEN CLASH OVER ELECTION SECURITY FUNDING

CHICAGO - The candidates for Illinois 6th Congressional District traded barbs over election security funding and Russian interference...

RAIN, STORMS POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND, THEN A WARM UP

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BODY IN DUMPSTER ID'D AS SUBURBAN MAN MISSING SINCE JANUARY

CHICAGO - Police have identified the man whose body was found in a southwest side dumpster last month. Michael Armendariz, 20, was...

RAIN, STORMS POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND, THEN A WARM UP

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CARPENTER, CARDINALS HAMMER CUBS 18-5

CHICAGO - Matt Carpenter hit three home runs and two doubles in just six innings, tying the major league record for extra-base hits...

17 RESTAURANTS NAMED IN SUIT FILED OVER UNPAID TIPS

CHICAGO - A class action lawsuit claims the Four Corners group failed to give waiters and servers tips they earned at 17 Chicago restaurants...

 
 
 

WHY DO THE CHICAGO SUNRISE/SUNSET TIMES PROVIDED BY THE MEDIA VARY?

Dear Tom, Why do the Chicago sunrise/sunset times provided by the media vary? Thanks, Nancy Hagberg Dear Nancy, The reason for the...

COUPLE CARJACKED IN BUCKTOWN

CHICAGO - Police are searching for suspects after a couple was carjacked Friday on the North Side. Police said three men stole a Range...

 
 
 
Ancient sarcophagus yields horrible-smelling secret

ANCIENT SARCOPHAGUS YIELDS HORRIBLE-SMELLING SECRET

This picture released by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities shows an ancient tomb dating back to the Ptolemaic period found in the...

PARENTS SUE DAUGHTER'S BOYFRIEND FOR ALLEGEDLY ENABLING HER HEROIN ABUSE

PUEBLO, Colo. - A southern Colorado mother has filed a civil suit against the man she says got her daughter addicted to heroin . The...

 
 
 

MAN FOUND DEAD IN SOUTH SIDE BACKYARD

CHICAGO - Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a backyard on the South Side Friday morning. Police said the man,...

WHITE SOX GAME NOTES FOR FRIDAY SEATTLE

The Mariners took two of three from the White Sox in late April, losing the series opener before rattling off two wins. Chicago has...

 
 
 

BAYER TO STOP SALES OF BIRTH CONTROL DEVICE TIED TO INJURIES

WASHINGTON - The maker of a permanent contraceptive implant subject to thousands of injury reports from women and repeated safety restrictions...

LIGHTING OF ETERNAL FLAME HIGHLIGHTS SPECIAL OLYMPICS 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

CHICAGO - The celebration of the Special Olympics' 50th anniversary continued Friday in the city where it all began. A law enforcement...

 
 
 



Disney fires 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director after controversial tweets...

Disney fires 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director after controversial tweets surface

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Mega Millions jackpot reaches $433 million

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9 members of same family died in duck boat tragedy

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Baby born at Chick-fil-A receives free meals for life, job offer​

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Michael Cohen recorded Donald Trump discussing payments to Playboy model...

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Michael Cohen recorded Trump discussing payment to ex-Playmate

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