Police: 1 dead, 4 wounded in shooting on Near North Side

POLICE: 1 DEAD, 4 WOUNDED IN SHOOTING ON NEAR NORTH SIDE

CHICAGO - One person has died and four other people have been wounded following a shooting on the Near North Side, according to police. Late...

Police: 21-year-old dies after going into Lake Michigan with friends

POLICE: 21-YEAR-OLD DIES AFTER GOING INTO LAKE MICHIGAN WITH FRIENDS

CHICAGO - A 21-year-old man died Thursday night after he was pulled out of Lake Michigan. At around 8:10 p.m., authorities responded...

 
 
 
'WGN TBT' on a Bulls' milestone 33 years ago Thursday

'WGN TBT' ON A BULLS' MILESTONE 33 YEARS AGO THURSDAY

CHICAGO - When it comes to the 1989 NBA Playoffs, most people remember the moment from May 7th of that year, and who can blame them. "The...

Another Chicago Fire FC game, another painful finish in May

ANOTHER CHICAGO FIRE FC GAME, ANOTHER PAINFUL FINISH IN MAY

HARRISON, NJ - It's true that the club were able to get their first point in Major League Soccer play since April 16th with a 3-3 draw...

 
 
 
Chicago native Jack Suwinski has his Wrigley Field moment with the Pirates

CHICAGO NATIVE JACK SUWINSKI HAS HIS WRIGLEY FIELD MOMENT WITH THE PIRATES

CHICAGO - It wasn't the result that many in the crowd were hoping for, but for a few fans in the stands and in the city, it was a moment...

Possible monkeypox case reported in New York City, health department says

POSSIBLE MONKEYPOX CASE REPORTED IN NEW YORK CITY, HEALTH DEPARTMENT SAYS

NEW YORK - The New York City Department of Health is investigating a possible case of monkeypox within the city Thursday, one day after...

 
 
 
Suburban sex offender charged with distributing, possessing child porn

SUBURBAN SEX OFFENDER CHARGED WITH DISTRIBUTING, POSSESSING CHILD PORN

SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. - A convicted sex offender is facing five felonies for allegedly distributing and possessing child pornography. Vincent...

Illinois Craft Beer Week celebrates community in brewing

ILLINOIS CRAFT BEER WEEK CELEBRATES COMMUNITY IN BREWING

OAK PARK - Their story is as unique as the building. At the corner of Lake Street and Austin Boulevard sits a venue that was built...

 
 
 
New Millennium Park restrictions, security procedures go into effect

NEW MILLENNIUM PARK RESTRICTIONS, SECURITY PROCEDURES GO INTO EFFECT

CHICAGO - New Millennium Park restrictions for minors went into effect Thursday. As of 6 p.m. minors must be accompanied by an adult...

Rep. Cawthorn calls on 'Dark MAGA' after primary defeat

REP. CAWTHORN CALLS ON 'DARK MAGA' AFTER PRIMARY DEFEAT

U.S. Rep. Madison Cawthorn posted a cryptic call to action on Instagram following his loss to North Carolina state Sen. Chuck Edwards...

 
 
 
17-year-old shot, killed in vehicle on Far South Side

17-YEAR-OLD SHOT, KILLED IN VEHICLE ON FAR SOUTH SIDE

CHICAGO - A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed Thursday afternoon while in a vehicle on the Far South Side. At around 3:40 p.m., police...

Days after gun goes off at Disney Magnet School, parents and officials hold meeting

DAYS AFTER GUN GOES OFF AT DISNEY MAGNET SCHOOL, PARENTS AND OFFICIALS HOLD MEETING

CHICAGO - Parents and school officials met Thursday evening at the Disney Magnet School on Chicago's North Side. The meeting was called...

 
 
 
Illinois 'Basement House' Zillow listing goes viral

ILLINOIS 'BASEMENT HOUSE' ZILLOW LISTING GOES VIRAL

DEER CREEK, Illinois - An Illinois house currently listed on real estate website Zillow gives living in a basement a whole different...

63-year-old man shot in face at West Side gas station

63-YEAR-OLD MAN SHOT IN FACE AT WEST SIDE GAS STATION

CHICAGO - A 63-year-old man was shot in the face Thursday afternoon while in a vehicle at a gas station. At around 3:30 p.m., police...

 
 
 
'Stranger Things' Monopoly game contains spoilers for upcoming season, fans say

'STRANGER THINGS' MONOPOLY GAME CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR UPCOMING SEASON, FANS SAY

The game of Monopoly has always been a source of frustration, but it's becoming especially vexing for the folks at Netflix, a new report...

Grubhub's 'free lunch for New York City' deal goes awry

GRUBHUB'S 'FREE LUNCH FOR NEW YORK CITY' DEAL GOES AWRY

NEW YORK - The saying goes "there's no such thing as a free lunch." Grubhub offered that to New Yorkers Tuesday, but the perk wasn't...

 
 
 
2020 Census likely miscounted these 14 states

2020 CENSUS LIKELY MISCOUNTED THESE 14 STATES

Around 1 in 20 residents in Arkansas and Tennessee were missed during the 2020 census , and four other U.S. states had significant...

Candace Parker, Sky's big late rally falls just short vs Storm

CANDACE PARKER, SKY'S BIG LATE RALLY FALLS JUST SHORT VS STORM

SEATTLE - There have already been a few memorable moments that the Naperville native and WNBA legend has had while wearing the jersey...

 
 
 
Summer-level warmth returns; Storms likely Friday

SUMMER-LEVEL WARMTH RETURNS; STORMS LIKELY FRIDAY

Summer-level warmth is back in the Chicago area. Temps could move within striking distance of 90-deg Friday with thunderstorm prospects...

Indiana jury convicts man in slayings of woman, her 3 kids

INDIANA JURY CONVICTS MAN IN SLAYINGS OF WOMAN, HER 3 KIDS

FORT WAYNE, Ind. - A jury convicted a man Thursday in the killings of a woman and her three children who were slain last year in their...

 
 
 



Crews battle house fire in Oxford

Crews battle house fire in Oxford

Five people including a police officer were injured in a fire in Oxford overnight. Read more ...

A Russian businessman has agreed to hire and pay all 62,000 of McDonald's...

McDonald's announced on Monday that it is exiting Russia. Alexander Nemenov/Getty Images McDonald's has sold all of its restaurants in Russia to a local businessman, it said... Read more ...

Report: G7 countries set to approve $18 billion for Ukraine

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - The Group of Seven leading economies are set to agree on more than $18 billion in aid for Ukrainian defense efforts as meetings of finance ministers... Read more ...

In a first, women are in line to referee at the men's World Cup

FIFA announced Thursday that its field of 129 referees and video match officials for this year's event in Qatar will include six women. Read more ...

Apple confirms end to debit and credit card payments in India

Apple confirms end to debit and credit card payments in India

Unified Payments Interface and net banking transactions are now customers' only options. What you need to know Apple has confirmed an end to credit and debit card payments for... Read more ...

Encalife Atmosphere Smart Galaxy Star Projector review

Encalife Atmosphere Smart Galaxy Star Projector review

Encalife's Smart Galaxy Star Projector boasts plenty of features to create the perfect night-sky inspired mood. Read more ...

10 shot, 2 fatally, at State and Chicago on Near North Side, CPD says

Ten people were shot, two fatally, in a shooting outside a McDonald's on the Near North Side Thursday night, Chicago police said. Read more ...

After a discrediting campaign, DHS pauses a board created to combat...

A disinformation expert looks back on how disinformation killed a new government board she was hired to lead to help coordinate the Biden administration's efforts to address... Read more ...

Belarus charges dissident with organising ‘terrorist' group

Telegram channel Nexta's co-founder Stepan Putilo is accused of 'directing the activities of a terrorist organisation'. Read more ...

Nikhat Zareen becomes fifth Indian woman to win world boxing gold

The 25-year-old boxer from Telangana state beat Thailand's Jitpong Jutamas at the Women's World Boxing Championships. Read more ...