WENDY WILLIAMS REVEALS SHE'S SEEKING TREATMENT AND LIVING IN A SOBER HOUSE

NEW YORK - Wendy Williams got incredibly candid during her show Tuesday about her struggle with addiction. The host of “The Wendy Williams...

SUN-TIMES: HOUSE SPEAKER NANCY PELOSI IN CHICAGO

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is reportedly in Chicago on Tuesday. The Sun-Times says she's here to headline a luncheon fundraiser for...

 
 
 

SCHOOL SYSTEM EMPLOYEE LOSES JOB AFTER SCREAMING RACIAL SLURS AT MAN IN GROCERY STORE

EAST HAVEN, Conn. - A racist tirade in a Connecticut supermarket Friday night has gone viral on social media - and cost the woman who...

LUNCHBREAK: PAVLOVA

Leigh Omilinsky Bellemore - 564 W. Randolph St., Chicago Recipe: Pavlova Recipe Makes 6 Servings For the Meringue ½ cup egg whites ½...

 
 
 

PRECKWINKLE, LIGHTFOOT JOCKEY FOR ENDORSEMENTS

CHICAGO- It's the political version of March Madness. Chicago mayoral Candidates Toni Preckwinkle and Lori Lightfoot are putting on...

WGN REPORTER NANCY LOO TALKS ABOUT HER SON COMPETING ON ‘THE BACHELORETTE'

CHICAGO - When WGN reporter Nancy Loo's son Connor told her and her husband that he was going to be a contestant on "The Bachelorette,"...

 
 
 

19-YEAR-OLD WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY IN VIRAL BRIDGE-SHOVING INCIDENT

VANCOUVER, Wash. - A woman has pleaded guilty to pushing her 16-year-old friend from a bridge at a popular swimming area near Vancouver. The...

AUDARSHIA TOWNSEND GIVES US HER RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE BEST PLACES IN THE CITY FOR GOURMET PIZZA

Audarshia Townsend recommends several local hot spots for gourmet pizza. For more from Audarshia Townsend follow her on instagram IAmAudarshia...

 
 
 

NEW ZEALAND WANTS ANSWERS FROM MARK ZUCKERBERG AFTER MOSQUE ATTACK VIDEO IS SHARED

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand - Horrific video of the mosque massacre in Christchurch was viewed live fewer than 200 times on Facebook,...

EMILIO ESTEVEZ AND RYAN DOWD TALK ABOUT HOMELESSNESS AND NEW MOVIE “THE PUBLIC”

Emilio Estevez and Hesed House homeless shelter director Ryan Dowd discuss the issues with homelessness in the United States, as well...

 
 
 

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL VOLTA LIVE IN STUDIO!

Cirque du Soleil Volta join us live in studio. The show, which is themed around extreme sports, comes to Chicago in 2019. For more...

EMILIO ESTEVEZ JOINS US TO TALK ABOUT HIS ICONIC ROLES, HIS FAMILY, AND HIS NEW MOVIE

Emilio Estevez joins us live in studio to talk about some of his older iconic roles from his rat-pack days, his relationship with Martin...

 
 
 

JERRY LEE LEWIS CANCELS APPEARANCES AFTER SUFFERING STROKE

Jerry Lee Lewis has been transferred to a rehabilitation center after spending two weeks in the hospital following a stroke, his publicist,...

SUPREME COURT REJECTS BID TO RE-SENTENCE JASON VAN DYKE IN LAQUAN MCDONALD CASE

CHICAGO - The Illinois Supreme Court has rejected the prosecutor's bid to re-sentence former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke...

 
 
 

WGN-TV FRIDAY TRIVIA WIN 2 TICKETS TO SEE STARS ON ICE ON MAY 5TH AT ALLSTATE ARENA

WATCH THE FULL ‘TOY STORY 4' TRAILER

Disney/Pixar's released a full-length trailer for “Toy Story 4” Tuesday. In this fourth installment of the film franchise, Woody is...

 
 
 

CHICAGO POLICE UNION WANTS FEDERAL INVESTIGATION INTO KIM FOXX'S HANDLING OF JUSSIE SMOLLETT CASE

CHICAGO - Chicago's police union is calling for a federal investigation into the Cook County State's Attorney's actions in the Jussie...

NETFLIX DROPS LORI LOUGHLIN FROM ‘FULLER HOUSE'

Lori Loughlin's character “Aunt Becky” has not been written into the fifth season of “Fuller House.” According to the Hollywood Reporter...

 
 
 

UIC GRADUATE WORKERS BEGIN STRIKE TUESDAY

CHICAGO - Graduate workers at the University of Illinois Chicago plan to walk out on strike Tuesday. The workers have been without...

CONSISTENT PUNTER PAT O'DONNELL GETS A NEW CONTRACT FROM THE BEARS: REPORT

LAKE FOREST - To say there has been a revolving door in a figurative “kicker” room at Halas Hall would be both correct and incorrect. Yes,...

 
 
 



Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro. Read more ...

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

FBI got warrant for wrong hotel room during Cohen investigation

FBI got warrant for wrong hotel room during Cohen investigation

The FBI initially obtained a search warrant for the wrong Manhattan hotel room in connection with its investigation into Michael Cohen, according to a trove of papers unsealed... Read more ...

Prosecutors reportedly offer to drop Robert Kraft prostitution charges

Prosecutors reportedly offer to drop Robert Kraft prostitution charges

It may be another happy ending for Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Florida prosecutors are offering to drop their charges against him for allegedly paying for sex at a South... Read more ...

FBI Investigated Michael Cohen For Months Before Manhattan Raid

FBI Investigated Michael Cohen For Months Before Manhattan Raid

Newly revealed search warrant documents show that the probe into Donald Trump's former personal attorney began earlier than previously thought. Read more ...

Facebook is creating a new advertising portal for housing, employment and...

Facebook is creating a new advertising portal for housing, employment and credit advertisers and will remove 'hundreds' of targeting options

Facebook has faced backlash from civil rights groups like the National Fair Housing Alliance and American Civil Liberties Union that its platform allows advertisers to... Read more ...

Jade Raymond will head Google's own game studio, Stadia Games and Entertainment

Jade Raymond will head Google's own game studio, Stadia Games and Entertainment

Jade Raymond will head a Google game studio to make games for the Google Stadia cloud gaming platform. Read more ...

Google is making a new controller for its video game streaming service, and...

Google is making a new controller for its video game streaming service, and it's a little different than one for PlayStation or Xbox

Google on Tuesday introduced Stadia, its new video game streaming platform - and a new controller to go with it. This controller, expected to launch alongside the service later... Read more ...

Artist's giant Beto O'Rourke crop circle is visible from air

Artist's giant Beto O'Rourke crop circle is visible from air

A famed so-called “earth artist” who backs Beto O'Rourke used sand, gravel and rocks to create a portrait of the Democratic presidential candidate that can be seen by thousands... Read more ...

Facebook apologizes for blocking Trump's social media chief

Facebook apologizes for blocking Trump's social media chief

Facebook has apologized for temporarily blocking President Trump's social media guru, saying his postings were mistakenly reported as spam. Before the apology, Trump tweeted... Read more ...