MIDDAY FIX: LIVE PERFORMANCE FROM DARREN JAY AND THE DELTA SOULS

Darren Jay and The Delta Souls Darren Jay: Guitar and Vocals Todd Lazar: Bass Guitar Rob Davis: Drums Adam Pryor: B3/Keyboards -and- Dave...

FOCUS ON FAMILY: HEART RISK FACTORS

Advocate Health Care cardiologist, Dr. Neal Sawlani Tips: Risk factors/what to look for Three key factors: High blood pressure, High...

 
 
 

BULLS HONOR DWYANE WADE DURING HIS FINAL UNITED CENTER GAME

CHICAGO - In the end, his career will be defined by the efforts outside of his hometown, even if he did have one season where he was...

BEARS HEADED TO LONDON TO PLAY RAIDERS NEXT YEAR

CHICAGO - The Monsters of the Midway are going London. The NFL announced five international games for next season, including a showdown...

 
 
 

TRANSGENDER WOMAN SUES PRITZKER FOR DISCRIMINATION

CHICAGO - A transgender woman is suing governor J.B. Pritzker's campaign for sexual discrimination. Emma Todd worked for the campaign...

PROTEST MARCH TO BE HELD OVER OUTCOME OF LAQUAN MCDONALD CASE

CHICAGO - A protest march over the Laquan McDonald case begins at noon Monday at 51st and King Drive. Activists and residents are frustrated...

 
 
 

IT'S TIME TO PLAY CELEBRITY STARE DOWN!

As you know, there are a lot of kooky shows on television and I thought that this silly gameshow idea might actually be worth pitching...

TEEN IN CONFRONTATION WITH NATIVE AMERICAN: I DIDN'T PROVOKE

DETROIT - A crowd of teenagers surrounded a Native American elder and other activists and appeared to mock them after Friday's Indigenous...

 
 
 

GOOGLE MAPS TO ADD SPEED TRAP WARNINGS

Google Maps will soon alert people when speed cameras are near. The feature will be launched in Australia, then rolled out in the U.S.,...

HUGE DIFFERENCES IN TEMPERATURES AND WIND CHILLS ACROSS THE CHICAGO AREA DUE TO  LAKE EFFECT CLOUDS/FLURRIES

Overnight low temperatures recorded at area airports ranged from -15 degrees in far northwestern Freeport to 8 degrees at Midway. At...

 
 
 

GIRL, 12, WHO DIED IN ARLINGTON HEIGHTS SNOWBANK COLLAPSE IDENTIFIED

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. - A girl who died after a snowbank collapsed on top of her outside an Arlington Heights church has been identified. The...

KAMALA HARRIS ANNOUNCES RUN FOR PRESIDENT IN 2020

Kamala Harris announced Monday that she is running for president in 2020, arguing that the time has come to fight against what she...

 
 
 

BOY, 14, SHOT OUTSIDE UBER ON FAR SOUTH SIDE

CHICAGO - A 14-year-old boy was shot in the head outside a rideshare vehicle on the city's South Side. It happened just after 2 a.m....

KANE & TOEWS TURN UP THE OFFENSE, TURN BACK THE CLOCK IN WIN OVER THE CAPITALS

CHICAGO - It's nice when good things stay the same, and that has been the case for a Blackhawks' duo this season. While so much around...

 
 
 

PATRIOTS MAKE 3RD STRAIGHT SUPER BOWL, BEAT CHIEFS 37-31 OT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The New England Patriots are headed to their third straight Super Bowl, once more thanks to Tom Brady's brilliance. The...

Heaviest snow totals north; cold Martin Luther King Jr. Day

HEAVIEST SNOW TOTALS NORTH; COLD MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

 
 
 

TAL BRODY DISCUSSES HIS BASKETBALL CAREER IN AMERICA AND ISRAEL ON SPORTS FEED

CHICAGO - He's a native of New Jersey who has enjoyed an incredible basketball career in two countries. He was a star at the University...

HAS CHICAGO EVER HAD A WINTER WITHOUT A SIGNIFICANT SNOW EVENT?

Dear Tom, Has Chicago ever had a winter without a significant snow event? - Judith Grace Campbell, Mokena Dear Judith, It has, and...

 
 
 

NORTH SIDE MARCH RAISES $50K FOR VIOLENCE PREVENTION

CHICAGO - On the eve of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a Chicago church and nonprofit agency held a march through Lincoln Park to honor...

Rams kick 57-yard field goal in overtime to beat Saints for trip to Super Bowl

RAMS KICK 57-YARD FIELD GOAL IN OVERTIME TO BEAT SAINTS FOR TRIP TO SUPER BOWL

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - JANUARY 20: Johnny Hekker 6 and Greg Zuerlein 4 of the Los Angeles Rams celebrate after kicking the game winning...

 
 
 



Klay Thompson puts on epic shooting display in rout of Lakers

Klay Thompson puts on epic shooting display in rout of Lakers

LOS ANGELES - Klay Thompson set an NBA record by making his first 10 attempts from 3-point range, scoring 44 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the short-handed Los... Read more ...

Police respond to reported shooting at suburban Chicago mall

Police respond to reported shooting at suburban Chicago mall

Police responded to a suburban Chicago mall Monday evening for a reported active shooter. Read more ...

Family confirms second victim injured in Taos Ski Valley avalanche has died

Family confirms second victim injured in Taos Ski Valley avalanche has died

Corey Borg 22, was killed in an avalanche while skiing Kachina Peak at Taos Ski Valley last week. Read more ...

Michigan State uses balanced offense to beat Maryland

Michigan State uses balanced offense to beat Maryland

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Cassius Winston and Kenny Goins scored 14 points each to help No. 6 Michigan State beat No. 13 Maryland 69-55 Monday night with balanced offense and... Read more ...

Trump's proposal to break budget deadlock falls flat

Trump's proposal to break budget deadlock falls flat

Senate Republicans have released a measure designed around President Donald Trump's proposal for breaking a budget impasse, its centerpiece his demand for $5.7 billion to build... Read more ...

Al Sharpton blasts Trump for holding no events on MLK Day

Al Sharpton blasts Trump for holding no events on MLK Day

The Rev. Al Sharpton blasted President Trump for failing to honor civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. with an event at the White House. “There is no official event at... Read more ...

Sen. Kamala Harris Announces 2020 Presidential Candidacy

Sen. Kamala Harris Announces 2020 Presidential Candidacy

The California Democrat's career as a prosecutor, as well as economic and racial equality, are the focus of her campaign. Harris is the third senator to announce a presidential... Read more ...

Irving's 26 points, 10 assists carries Celtics past Heat

Irving's 26 points, 10 assists carries Celtics past Heat

BOSTON - Kyrie Irving moved closer to some elite Boston Celtics company with his latest double-double. It was his three driving baskets, though, that helped seal the victory. Read more ...

Mason scores 29, Baylor defeats West Virginia 85-73

Mason scores 29, Baylor defeats West Virginia 85-73

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Makai Mason scored 29 points and Baylor cruised to an 85-73 win over West Virginia on Monday night. Read more ...

12-year-old girl dies when snow fort collapses on her

12-year-old girl dies when snow fort collapses on her

The girl's family was attending a church service and she had gone outside to play. Read more ...