Parent Allegedly Wore Referee Uniform, Swayed Football GameParents of players on a Chicago high school football team have filed a lawsuit, claiming a parent of an opposing player wore a referee uniform and influenced the outcome of the game.
Chance The Rapper Goes Undercover As Lyft Driver To Raise Money For Chicago SchoolsEven if you’re a Grammy Award-winning rapper, sometimes you have to get a side gig.
Chicago Prepares For Verdict In Officer's Trial In Laquan McDonald KillingNearly four years after the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, Chicago is preparing for the verdict in the high-profile murder trial of police Officer Jason Van Dyke.
10 Children Were Killed In A Chicago House Fire While Having A SleepoverIllinois authorities are investigating allegations of neglect after a fire in Chicago killed 10 children, officials said Tuesday.
Drake Visits Girl Needing Transplant Who Made 'In My Feelings' VideoSofia Sanchez, an 11-year-old girl awaiting a heart transplant at Chicago’s Lurie Children’s Hospital, got a visit from her idol Drake after a video of her doing the #KiKiChallenge went viral.
'Pitching Nun' Shows Off 'Nunbelievable' Dance MovesCBS Chicago caught up with the nun as she returned back to Marian Catholic High School to find out more about her love of baseball.
In One Weekend In Chicago, 66 People Were Shot, Including 12 Who Died, Police SayChicago police announced at a Monday morning news conference that 66 people were shot, 12 of them fatally, between Friday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 11:59 p.m.
Chicago Police K-9 Helps Drug Officers Find $10 Million In MarijuanaChicago police are praising a very good dog on the force, after one of their K-9s made a $10 million pot bust this weekend.
Chicago Mayor Looks to Tiny Homes to Solve HomelessnessTo solve Chicago's affordable housing crisis, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is calling on developers to think small.
Chicago Group Sues to Stop Construction of Obama Center A nonprofit group says the Obama Presidential Center shouldn't be built in a Chicago park because it won't be a true presidential library.
Illinois Seeks Talks On Keeping Asian Carp From Great LakesIllinois says it will work with federal officials and other states on a strategy for fortifying a Chicago-area lock and dam to keep Asian carp out of Lake Michigan.
Local Residents Trapped On Delayed Amtrak Train For More Than 12 HoursStuck on a train for New Year's? Not the greatest way to celebrate the holiday but that's reality for a number of passengers heading to Ann Arbor.
Rising Flood Waters May Force Thousands From Homes In Suburban ChicagoFlood waters keep rising from last week's heavy rains in suburban Chicago.
Bloody Day In Chicago: 7 Dead In Shootings In Same NeighborhoodTwo people have died in a drive-by shooting in the same Chicago neighborhood where separate shootings earlier left five people dead, including a pregnant woman.
Getaway Guide: Weekend Road Trip To ChicagoEven if you live near Chicago, you'll never see everything this city has to offer. Anyone who saw "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" knows that there is no way Ferris could have accomplished the entirety of his Chicago trip in a day. There is plenty you can squeeze into a weekend, however. Decide in advance what you're going to accomplish on your weekend away, but be flexible as there is far too much to be distracted by.