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,...

 
 
 

BLACKHAWKS RALLY, SETTLE FOR OT LOSS TO CANUCKS

CHICAGO - Bo Horvat scored 16 seconds into overtime, and the Vancouver Canucks stopped Chicago's five-game win streak with a 3-2 victory...

SUPER WORM MOON: FINAL SUPERMOON OF 2019 ARRIVES WITH SPRING

The final supermoon of the year is coming this week and it's happening just a short time after the official start of spring. Spring...

 
 
 

FEEDONTHIS: ‘COACH Q'S' LEGACY REMAINS STRONG

CHICAGO - He's not been on the Blackhawks for a couple of months now, but that hasn't erased a decade of memories he made with the...

MILDER AIR EXPECTED AS THE WEEKEND APPROACHES

March, 2019 has been marked by generally cold conditions. Of the first 18 days of the month, only 3 days produced above normal readings....

 
 
 

EVANSTON TEACHER SURPRISED WITH PRESTIGIOUS GOLDEN APPLE AWARD

Colleagues and students surprised an Evanston Township High School teacher during class Monday to present him with one of education's...

RECORD FLOODING ON SEGMENTS OF THE ROCK AND PECATONICA RIVERS

Recent rains and continued snow melt in Wisconsin has combined to lift waters on segments of Rock River at Latham Park just north of...

 
 
 

VIRGINIA BEACH SCHOOLS EMPLOYEE ACCUSED OF TRYING TO MEET MINOR FOR SEX

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office arrested a Norfolk man on numerous charges after he allegedly traveled...

ILLINOIS LAWMAKERS REINTRODUCE ‘MOMMA ACT' WHICH CALLS FOR MORE MONEY FOR PRENATAL CARE

CHICAGO - Every year as many as 700 women die due to pregnancy in the United States, so now, two Illinois lawmakers have reintroduced...

 
 
 

MEET THE MAN BEHIND THE WHEEL OF THE BLACKHAWKS' ZAMBONI

While hockey players are technically the stars, the Zamboni driver has long entranced fans as they slowly return the ice to a pristine,...

WHEN, ON AVERAGE, IS THE LAST MEASURABLE SNOWFALL IN CHICAGO?

Dear Tom, When, on average, is the last measurable snowfall in Chicago? I want to know when is it safe to take my snow tires off and...

 
 
 

MORE THAN 100 DEAD CATS FOUND IN FREEZER DURING RAID OF VIRGINIA BEACH HOME

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - A phone call to police about suspected cat hoarding let to the discovery of more than 100 dead cats in a Virginia...

WINNERS AND LOSERS FROM BEARS FREE AGENCY 2019

CHICAGO - The Bears entered the offseason with a mission of continuity and they stayed true to their word. Despite losing Adrian Amos...

 
 
 



Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Kraft would have to concede that he would be found guilty in court. Read more ...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000. Read more ...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday that she's been living in a sober house for "quite some time." Read more ...

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 ...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper picks tough to justify

Favorites like Duke are making it hard for those in NCAA Tournament pools to find worthwhile sleeper picks. Are any lower seeds worth betting on to win it all? Get data-based... 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 ...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old

The case of an East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed Antwon Rose while the 17-year-old boy ran from a pulled-over car last spring went to trial Tuesday morning. Read more ...

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

WASHINGTON - A person with direct knowledge of the decision says the Washington Capitals will go to the White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship. Read more ...

Google's new gaming platform launches later this year: here are the games...

Google's new gaming platform launches later this year: here are the games we've seen so far

Google announced Stadia , their new video game platform, during their keynote address at GDC 2019 in San Francisco. Stadia will launch later this year; a full list of games... 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 ...