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06/22/2018 11:42 PM
Hockey Used As Medicine For Autism
Hockey is more than just a game for one collegiate player. Stepping out on the ice is just the right medicine to help 21-year-old Walker Aurand live life to the fullest, despite having autism. 

06/22/2018 11:14 PM
Burglars Connected To Chicago Hit NW Indiana Cars
Police in Northwest Indiana are looking for burglars who hit a sting of parked vehicles last night. 

06/22/2018 10:54 PM
Suarez’s 2-Run Homer Rallies Reds To 6-3 Win Over Cubs
Eugenio Suarez hit a go-ahead homer off Jose Quintana in the fifth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for their fifth straight victory Friday night, 6-3 over the Chicago Cubs.

06/22/2018 10:24 PM
Rain Causes Sinkhole near Midway
In a waterlogged neighborhood near Midway Airport, the saturated ground opened up and a sinkhole started to form in an unassuming place.

06/22/2018 09:44 PM
After 36 Years In Prison, Jackie Wilson Walks Free
After nearly four decades living his life behind bars, convicted double-murderer Jackie Wilson was freed from prison today on bond while he awaits a retrial a judge ordered last week.

06/22/2018 08:56 PM
Athletics Pound White Sox 11-2
The White Sox have lost eight in a row, their worst skid since a nine-game rut last July.

06/22/2018 08:49 PM
Flood-Prone Residents Eye Fox River Levels
The Fox River is inching closer to reaching flood levels, and residents in the northwest suburbs weren’t taking any chances Friday ahead of a rainy weekend.

06/22/2018 08:36 PM
CTU President Karen Lewis Retires From Teaching
The past few years she has battled brain cancer.

06/22/2018 07:16 PM
“We’re On A Scavenger Hunt”: Reuniting Migrant Children With Parents
 66 migrant children taken from their parents were brought to Chicago under the administration’s Zero Tolerance policy.

06/22/2018 06:46 PM
Netflix Spokesperson Ousted After “Insensitive” Remark
Jonathan Friedland, the top communications spokesperson at Netflix, is leaving the company after making what he called "insensitive" remarks during a company meeting. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Friedland used the n-word and some employees present later reported the incident.

06/22/2018 06:34 PM
Organization’s Shakeup Leaves Students China Trip Up In The Air
The Urban League's board today announced the departure of CEO Shari Runner. Also leaving, runner's chief of staff, Danielle Parker who was also scheduled to chaperone the China trip.

06/22/2018 06:31 PM
Loyola Star Headed To Bulls Summer Camp
Loyola's Dante Ingram wasn't drafted by an NBA team, but he will get a shot on the Bulls' summer league as a free agent. 

06/22/2018 06:09 PM
Mud Concerns At This Weekend’s Country LakeShake Festival
Vacuums worked to suck up the water from Northerly Island, ahead of the three-day country music festival that is underway.

06/22/2018 05:27 PM
Justices Adopt Digital-Age Privacy Rules To Track Cellphones
The justices' 5-4 decision marks a big change in how police may obtain information that phone companies collect from the ubiquitous cellphone towers

06/22/2018 05:25 PM
Lemont Bank Robber Arrested
A suspected bank robber in southwest suburban Lemont has been taken into custody. 

06/22/2018 04:45 PM
Ashley Graham To Appear On ‘Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition’
Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition is back for a new installment this Friday featuring Ashley Graham, a model, designer, author and body activist. Graham will go undercover as Morgan Williams, an aspiring curvy model looking to break into the cutthroat fashion industry. While pretending to be Morgan Williams, Graham meets Alexa – a model with no […]

06/22/2018 04:21 PM
Stream The Travelers Championship
Travelers Championship StreamingThe PGA Tour comes to you live from TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut.

06/22/2018 04:17 PM
Ex-Priest Who Abused Child Allowed Access to Chicago Schools
Only after the victim and the AP asked why the district let former cleric Bruce Wellems enter schools as part of alternative-schooling programs he oversees, did CPS recently ban him.

06/22/2018 04:04 PM
CTA Red Line Service Suspended On South Side
Service on the CTA Red Line was suspended Friday afternoon when a woman jumped onto the tracks.

06/22/2018 03:02 PM
Car Dealers Gear Up For Saudi Women To Hit The Roads
This Sunday, the kingdom will lift the world's only ban on women driving, a milestone for women.

06/22/2018 02:45 PM
House Passes Bipartisan Legislation On Opioids
The House on Friday voted 396 to 14 to send the Senate more than 50 bills aimed at tackling the opioid crisis, which is claiming more than 115 lives each day in the U.S.

06/22/2018 02:42 PM
Hundreds Attend Funeral For Fashion Designer Kate Spade
Spade was working as an accessories editor at Mademoiselle magazine when she launched her company with her husband in 1993.

06/22/2018 02:18 PM
Karen Lewis Retiring As President Of Chicago Teachers’ Union
Karen Lewis, who has led the Chicago Teachers' Union through some tumultuous negotiations with the city, is retiring.

06/22/2018 02:13 PM
‘Shoot Them All At The Border’: DMV Employee Investigated For Facebook Comment
"An employee linked to an offensive Facebook post is on leave while we investigate. We take this matter very seriously and very personally."

06/22/2018 02:08 PM
Accused Cop Killer Jackie Wilson Granted Release Ahead Of New Trial
A week after 57-year-old Jackie Wilson was granted new trial in the murders of two Chicago police officers in 1982, a Cook County judge ordered him released on his own recognizance.

06/22/2018 01:49 PM
Hard Rock Casino’s 30-Foot Guitar Sign Includes Giant Typo
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City doesn't have rhythm -- it's got "rhythem."

06/22/2018 01:48 PM
Paul McCartney And James Corden Drive Through Liverpool On ‘Carpool Karaoke’
“The Late Late Show” traveled across the pond this past week as James Corden hosted his late-night talk show from Central Hall in Westminster, London. Thursday night’s episode featured a particularly special treat for both Corden and fans alike as Sir Paul McCartney took part in the popular segment “Carpool Karaoke.” Corden and McCartney took […]

06/22/2018 01:37 PM
Disturbing News Costs U.S. Companies $43.6 Million Every Minute
The study estimates Americans spend at least 19.2 minutes a day reading news.

06/22/2018 01:26 PM
Former Blackhawks Players File Lawsuit Against NHL
Two former Chicago Blackhawks players are filing a lawsuit against the NHL alleging the NHL is a "league of denial," claiming the NHL is accountable for withholding information on Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease.

06/22/2018 01:24 PM
Rain Totals For June 20-22, 2018
Some areas reported 4 inches of rain or more over the first two days of summer.

06/22/2018 01:18 PM
Panel: Teamsters At Disney World Violated Labor Law
The National Labor Relations Board panel's decision comes as Teamsters Local 385 is facing an internal rebellion against its leadership.

06/22/2018 01:04 PM
UPS Strikes Deal With Teamsters, Averting National Strike
United Parcel Service workers and their union have reached a tentative agreement on a five-year contract. If approved, the pact averts what threatened to be the first walkout in decades at the shipping giant.

06/22/2018 12:50 PM
Saudi Women To Drive Legally, But Government Arrests Those Demanding Equality
Women in Saudi Arabia have had to wait – and protest – for nearly 30 years to win the right to drive.

06/22/2018 12:48 PM
EU Slaps Reprisal Tariffs On $3.4 Billion In U.S. Goods
Trump imposed tariffs of 25 percent on EU steel and 10 percent on aluminum on June 1. Europeans claim that breaks global trade rules.

06/22/2018 12:38 PM
New Evidence: Viruses May Play A Role In Alzheimer’s
Alzheimer's DiseaseViruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported Thursday

06/22/2018 12:31 PM
Durbin Visits Separated Migrant Children In Care Of Chicago Charity
The Heartland Alliance is providing care for 66 children brought to Chicago in the last few weeks, specifically because of the Trump administration’s zero tolerance policy.

06/22/2018 12:25 PM
Warren Buffett’s Son Funds Central Illinois Zoo Train
It's full steam ahead for a $2 million train track expansion at a zoo in central Illinois thanks to the son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett.

06/22/2018 12:09 PM
Ex-Police Review Authority Supervisor Awarded $2.8 Million
The former supervisor of a defunct Chicago police oversight agency has been awarded $2.8 million after he sued the city over his dismissal.

06/22/2018 11:42 AM
NYPD: Husband Cuts Off Wife’s Arm, Flees Scene
It happened just after noon Thursday 55th Street and 5th Avenue.

06/22/2018 11:14 AM
Supreme Court: Warrant Generally Needed To Track Cell Phone Location Data
The ruling is a major victory for advocates of increased privacy rights who argued more protections were needed when it comes to the government obtaining information from a third party such as a cell phone company.