THREE KILLED IN WEST SIDE CRASH

CHICAGO - Three people were killed in a fiery crash on the west side Sunday night. Two cars collided near Oakley and Harrison and one...

EVENING THUNDERSTORMS BRINGING SOME HEAVY RAIN AND LOCAL FLOODING TO PORTIONS OF COOK COUNTY

FLOOD ADVISORY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE 743 PM CDT SUN JUN 23 2019 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED...

 
 
 

GAZEBO FROM SITE OF TAMIR RICE'S FATAL SHOOTING MOVED TO CHICAGO MUSEUM

CHICAGO - The gazebo that a Cleveland police officer stood under as he shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice is now on display on...

Man thanks Good Samaritans who restarted his heart after he collapsed in airport

MAN THANKS GOOD SAMARITANS WHO RESTARTED HIS HEART AFTER HE COLLAPSED IN AIRPORT

BERWYN, Ill. - A man who was traveling through Midway Airport last year when he had a heart attack that could have quickly killed him,...

 
 
 

DRAG QUEEN BRUNCH COMBINES FOOD, FABULOUS LOOKS FOR A GOOD CAUSE

CHICAGO - A Pride celebration combining brunch, flair and big hair united a community while supporting a good cause Sunday, as the...

WHITE SOX'S LATE RALLY SHUT DOWN BY RANGERS IN 7-4 LOSS

ARLINGTON, Texas - Tim Federowicz and Danny Santana hit two-out, two-run homers in the second inning and Shawn Kelley shut down a late...

 
 
 

HAZY, HOT AND HUMID AS SUMMER TEMPS. FINALLY ARRIVE

For the latest forecast visit wgntv.com/weather .

HUNDREDS OF BIKERS, VETERANS MOURN 7 KILLED IN NEW HAMPSHIRE HIGHWAY CRASH

RANDOLPH, N.H. - Motorcyclists and military veterans mourned Sunday as authorities sought help in determining why a pickup truck collided...

 
 
 

BETH CHAPMAN FROM ‘DOG THE BOUNTY HUNTER' IN A MEDICALLY-INDUCED COMA

Beth Chapman, the bail bondswoman who starred on the reality show “Dog the Bounty Hunter,” is in a medically induced coma, her husband...

‘TOY STORY 4' OPENS BELOW EXPECTATIONS WITH $118M WEEKEND

NEW YORK - Pixar's “Toy Story 4” brought the box office to life after a three-week sequels slump, but its $118 million debut came in...

 
 
 

BODYCAM SHOWS MISSOURI OFFICER RESCUE TODDLER FROM HOUSE FIRE

HAZLEWOOD, Mo. - Body camera footage shows a police officer saving a 3-year-old and her grandmother from a house fire in Hazelwood...

SUBURBAN BUFFALO GROVE BANS RETAIL SALE OF DOGS, CATS, RABBITS

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. - A northwestern Chicago suburb has banned the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores, citing poor treatment...

 
 
 

DOMINICAN TOURISM MINISTER CALLS SPATE OF DEATHS ‘EXAGGERATED'

The Dominican Republic's top tourism official on Friday downplayed multiple deaths of American tourists, calling it an exaggeration. “It's...

SOUTH BEND BAR SHOOTING KILLS 1 PERSON, WOUNDS 10; BUTTIGIEG TO HOLD TOWN HALL

Eleven people were shot at a South Bend bar early Sunday, just hours before mayor and presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg gets ready...

 
 
 

SUNDAY BRUNCH: SHRIMP SAGANAKI

Chef Frank Georgacopoulos, the owner of Briki Café in Addison, shared his recipe for Shrimp Saganaki. That's shrimp with tomatoes,...

SHOWERS TODAY, WITH A BIG WARM UP ON THE WAY

 
 
 

PHIL VETTEL'S SUMMER DINING GUIDE

CHICAGO, Ill. - Now that it's summer - and despite the weather, it really is summer - let's take a look at some recently opened restaurants...

WHERE IS THE DEEPEST PART OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND WHAT IS THE WATER TEMPERATURE?

Dear Tom, Where is the deepest part of Lake Michigan and what is the water temperature? William Drezdzon Des Plaines Dear William, Lacey...

 
 
 

WOMAN LOOKING FOR SHELTER RESCUED AFTER A WEEK IN SILO

INDIANAPOLIS - A woman was rescued from a silo Saturday morning in Indianapolis after spending more than a week trapped inside. Indianapolis...

WEEKEND FESTIVAL CELEBRATES FOOD TRUCKS IN CHICAGO

CHICAGO - It was a food truck foodie paradise Saturday at the Chicago Food Truck festival. Fifty food trucks serving everything from...

 
 
 



Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

The proposal goes further than the plan already unveiled by his Democratic primary rival Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Read more ...

Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

To acquire the venerable Caesars name and properties, Eldorado will part with $7.2 billion in cash and around 77 million in stock shares. (Image credit: Ethan Miller/Getty... Read more ...

Mass. man charged with negligent homicide in NH crash that killed 7

Mass. man charged with negligent homicide in NH crash that killed 7

The driver of a pickup truck that collided with a group of motorcyclists, killing seven people and injuring three others, in New Hampshire is facing charges, authorities... Read more ...

Aw! Man saves fawn stuck in middle of lake, video shows

Aw! Man saves fawn stuck in middle of lake, video shows

A fawn was rescued after it was spotted swimming in the middle of a California lake. Read more ...

USWNT vs. Spain: Live score, updates, highlights from USA's World Cup...

USWNT vs. Spain: Live score, updates, highlights from USA's World Cup knockout match

Sporting News is tracking live scoring updates and highlights from the USWNT's knockout stage match against Spain in the 2019 Women's World Cup. Follow along here. Read more ...

SCOTUS strikes down ban on ‘scandalous' and ‘immoral' trademarks

SCOTUS strikes down ban on ‘scandalous' and ‘immoral' trademarks

An unusual configuration of justices from both ideological wings of the Supreme Court came together Monday to strike down provisions in federal law denying federal registration... Read more ...

U.S. Border Patrol Finds 4 Bodies, Including 3 Children, Near Rio Grande In...

U.S. Border Patrol Finds 4 Bodies, Including 3 Children, Near Rio Grande In Texas

An FBI agent calls it "an incredibly heartbreaking situation." Three of the deceased were children - one toddler and two infants - and the other was a 20-year-old woman. Read more ...

Siblings make history crossing Times Square on high wire 25 stories in the air

Siblings make history crossing Times Square on high wire 25 stories in the air

They made the nerve-racking 1,300-foot crossing between 1 Times Square and 2 Times Square. Read more ...

Joe Biden: Congress Should Immediately Grant Citizenship To 'Dreamers'

Joe Biden: Congress Should Immediately Grant Citizenship To 'Dreamers'

The former vice president and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate has unveiled his immigration policy outline. Read more ...

Adam Silver: NBA stopped using term ‘owner' years ago

Adam Silver: NBA stopped using term ‘owner' years ago

While some NBA teams have begun backing away from the term “owner” because of racial insensitivity, commissioner Adam Silver says the league hasn't used it in years. Multiple... Read more ...