ADOPT-A-PET: WHISKERS & TAILS RESCUE FOUNDATION

Heather Weidmann, Whiskers & Tails Rescue Foundation, Founder & President Richard Musson Trudy Offenbacher Thomas Schultz Check out...

CHICAGO MEMORIES OF ARETHA FRANKLIN

Marshall Thompson, founder of the legendary Chi-Lites, and legendary radio personality Richard Steele join WGN Morning News to reflect...

 
 
 

MOTHER SAYS DAUGHTER DENIED LUNCH BECAUSE SHE WAS 15 CENTS SHORT

ORANGE CITY, Fla. - A mother told WKMG her daughter was denied lunch at a high school in Florida because she was short 15 cents. Kimberly...

NY UNIVERSITY OFFERS FREE TUITION FOR ALL MEDICAL STUDENTS

NEW YORK - New York University is offering free tuition for all of its medical students. The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday...

 
 
 
60th annual Chicago Air & Water Show this weekend

60TH ANNUAL CHICAGO AIR & WATER SHOW THIS WEEKEND

The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels perform at the Chicago Air & Water Show. Photo by Barry Butler Photography CHICAGO - The 60th annual Chicago...

POLICE USE TASER ON 87-YEAR-OLD WOMAN CUTTING DANDELIONS WITH A KNIFE

Watch Video CHATSWORTH, Ga. - An 87-year-old grandmother using a knife to cut dandelions in the woods near her rural Georgia home last...

 
 
 

DEAN'S REVIEWS: ‘CRAZY RICH ASIANS', ‘ALPHA', ‘MILE 22'

MR. FIX IT WITH TIPS ON LATE SUMMER LAWN FIXES

 
 
 

SLAIN COLORADO PREGNANT WIFE PAINTED ROSY PICTURE OF MARRIED LIFE ON FACEBOOK

Watch Video FREDERICK, Colo. - Shanann Watts' Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life - of a woman dedicated to her...

MAN SHOT, CRITICALLY INJURED IN DOWNTOWN CHICAGO PARKING GARAGE

CHICAGO - A man is in critical condition after being shot in a downtown Chicago parking garage. The shooting happened around 1 a.m....

 
 
 

POSSIBILITY OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS DOWNSTATE OVERNIGHT

The National Storm Prediction Center has issued a Mesoscale Outlook detailing reasons why severe thunderstorms could develop overnight...

WHAT YEAR HOSTED THE MOST 80-DEGREE-PLUS DAYS IN CHICAGO?

Dear Tom, I prefer to judge a warm season by the number of days of at least 80 instead of 90. What year hosted the most 80-degree-plus...

 
 
 

2 WOUNDED AFTER GARFIELD PARK SHOOTING

CHICAGO - Two people were critically injured after a shooting in the Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday evening. The victims were...

1 DEAD, 1 INJURED AFTER SHOOTING IN FERNWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD

CHICAGO - One person was killed and another person was injured after a shooting in the city's Fernwood neighborhood. Chicago police...

 
 
 
Line of thunderstorms approaching from the west this Thursday evening

LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING FROM THE WEST THIS THURSDAY EVENING

At 9:30PM CDT a line of thunderstorms that earlier crossed the Mississippi River is approaching the Interstate-39 corridor. As the...

WITNESS SAVES BABY FROM HOT CAR AS COUPLE ALLEGEDLY OVERDOSES IN OHIO PARKING LOT

CANTON, Ohio - Officials said a baby was rescued from a hot car while two adults allegedly overdosed in a Canton, Ohio parking lot. The...

 
 
 

LESTER, HAPP COMBINE TO LEAD CUBS TO 1-0 WIN OVER PIRATES

PITTSBURGH - Jon Lester pitched six innings to win for the first time in just over a month and Ian Happ homered as the Chicago Cubs...

PENTAGON DELAYS TRUMP'S VETERANS PARADE UNTIL AT LEAST 2019

WASHINGTON - The Defense Department said Thursday that the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't...

 
 
 

SEAN SEARS DISCUSSES A NUMBER OF CUBS TOPICS ON SPORTS FEED

CHICAGO - It's been an eventful week at Wrigley Field for both the good and bad. David Bote's walk-off Grand Slam and a series-ending...

CHICAGO'S BEST LUNCH CHALLENGE

 
 
 



DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

A federal judge made a ruling Friday about the DACA program regarding renewals and new applications. Read more ...

Korn frontman's estranged wife dead at 39, reports say

Korn frontman's estranged wife dead at 39, reports say

Deven Davis, the estranged wife of Korn frontman Jonathan Davis, has died at the age of 39, according to reports. Read more ...

Victim's finger bitten off in Mass. golf course brawl

Victim's finger bitten off in Mass. golf course brawl

Someone called 911 reporting that two men had gotten into a fight, and one person bit off the other's finger. Read more ...

People clear stadium stands as shots reported, helicopter lands at football...

People clear stadium stands as shots reported, helicopter lands at football field in Florida

Spectators cleared away from a school's football stadium Friday in Palm Beach County, Florida, as people reported hearing shots fired. Read more ...

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

The federal government is accusing Facebook of allowing landlords and home sellers to use targeted ads to discriminate against people. The company says there is no place for... Read more ...

Professor being sued by former student says their emails were 'gay-coded,'...

Professor being sued by former student says their emails were 'gay-coded,' not sex harassment

The professor says she uses the same type of flowery language in her emails with many others. Read more ...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night Football' games

ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro said the network won't broadcast the national anthem before “Monday Night Football” games. Read more ...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go on shopping spree at Sam's Club

In one instance, the men took a bag with $1,100 from a vehicle. Read more ...

Girl steals car and leads police on chase, endangering nearby kids

Girl steals car and leads police on chase, endangering nearby kids

Witnesses said the girl endangered many children in the area as she drove in circles at high speeds. Read more ...

Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

An Alaska man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded. Read more ...