Fire crews in Naperville made their third water rescue in two days Wednesday evening when they pulled a 58-year-old man from a tree in the DuPage River after he failed to reach land in his inflatable canoe, authorities said.
Mumford & Sons visit concert site to apologize for rescheduling
Savannah Highhouse and Sydney Haskin drove to Chicago from Kalamazoo, Mich., early in the morning, shopped for new clothes and got a hotel room to get glam for Wednesday night's Mumford & Sons show near Montrose Beach.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jason Hammel beat Milwaukee for the seventh consecutive decision with his first win in almost two months and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Chicago Cubs past the rebuilding Brewers 4-1 on […]
Partial Bans On Plastic Bags Begin In Chicago, Evanston
Plastic Bags Become Rarer In Chicago WBBM 780/105.9FMplaypause (CBS) ? Chicago?s ban on plastic bags at large retail stores takes effect Saturday. Downtown shoppers hitting the stores and carrying off their goods in plastic bags […]
Man Who Left Suspicious Bag Outside Obama?s Home Claimed To Be President?s Son
A 20-year-old man whose interaction with police and Secret Service agents outside of President Obama's Kenwood home earlier this week prompted a bomb squad response has been ordered held on $250,000 bond.
Man sues Lolla alcohol vendor, alleged 'zombie' biter
A Lollapalooza attendee who was bitten on his forearm by another concertgoer at last year's festival filed a lawsuit Friday against the alleged biter and the concessionaire that sells alcohol during the three-day Grant Park event.
Dangerous runways at O'Hare? Some doubt city's claims
Chicago aviation authorities have failed to produce convincing evidence that keeping open all the diagonal runways at O'Hare International Airport would increase the risk of planes colliding, residents protesting the city's new noise-mitigation proposals said Friday.