College Student Killed During Hammer Throw At Track MeetA college student has died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a track meet in suburban Chicago.
Airline Changes Its Tune After Banning, Then Allowing $100K CelloLocal news reports say a musician was booted off an American Airlines flight after the crew said his cello posed a safety risk.
Chicago Police: Father Shoots, Kills Son In Argument Over Walking DogPolice in Chicago say a 22-year-old man was shot and killed by his father in an argument surrounding who would walk the dog Sunday morning.
Chicago Police Seek 2nd Teen In Facebook Sexual Assault CaseAuthorities have issued an arrest warrant for another teenage boy in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that was streamed live on Facebook and they expect to charge others, including one adult.
14-Year-Old Boy Charged In Sexual Assault Of Teen Girl Streamed Live On FacebookChicago police say a 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed live on Facebook.
Chicago Goes Almost A Full Week Without Fatal ShootingChicago nearly went a full week without a fatal shooting.
Girls, 11 And 12, Shot In Head In Separate Chicago AttacksPolice are investigating separate shootings on Chicago's South Side that left two young girls in critical condition.
Obama Bids Farewell In Nostalgic SpeechPresident Barack Obama bid farewell to the nation Tuesday in an emotional speech that sought to comfort a country on edge over rapid economic changes, persistent security threats and the election of Donald Trump.
$100K Raised For Chicago Beating Victim An online effort to raise money for a mentally disabled man whose beating was broadcast live on Facebook in Chicago has brought in more than $100,000.
Judge To Videotaped Beating Suspects: 'Where Was Your Sense Of Decency?'A Chicago judge refused to allow four black people caught on cellphone footage taunting and beating a mentally disabled white man.
Police: Beating On Video Began After Friendly EncounterThe two 18-year-old men had been schoolmates, police say. After meeting at McDonald's, they spent two days together, driving around visiting friends.
Hate Crime Charges Filed Against 4 Suspects Accused In Videotaped BeatingChicago police say charges are expected against four people who police say beat a man in an assault that was broadcast live on Facebook.