Surging Astros Beat White Sox, 4-3

Chicago starter James Shields (4-7) allowed three runs on six hits with four walks and five strikeouts in 5 2/3 innings.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 10:42 pm

Chicagoans Savor Summer-Like Temps

1971 -- that is the last time it was this hot on or after Sept. 20. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 10:35 pm

2 Investigators: Firm Claims Political Retaliation For Move To Indiana

Retaliation? An industrial firm that fled Illinois while complaining about the state's business climate is now having trouble collecting a Cook County tax refund.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 10:25 pm

Suspect Charged In Fatal Shooting At Alsip Towing Company

Brian Garcia, 33, was charged with single counts of first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder, according to Alsip police.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 9:54 pm

Rays Snap Cubs’ Winning Streak With 8-1 Victory

Chicago is scheduled to open a four-game series in Milwaukee on Thursday with a 3 1/2-game lead over the Brewers.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 9:33 pm

CHA CEO’s Son Arrested In Murder

Eugene Jones -- son of CHA CEO Eugene Jones Jr. -- is accused of fatally shooting an 18-year-old man over the weekend in Indianapolis.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 8:14 pm

Joniak’s Journal: Bears’ Run-Pass Ratio Not Where It Needs To Be

The Bears are averaging just 2.9 yards per carry on first down, 27th in the league.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 7:41 pm

DCFS Launches Pilot Program To Help Trauma Children Move Forward

Illinois' Department of Children and Family Services is working with the Cook County Courts to find a better way to deal with the babies and toddlers living through trauma at such a young age.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 6:21 pm

Archdiocese Halts St. Matthias School Expansion

Some parishioners and school parents are baffled, after $600,000 had been raised.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 6:16 pm

France Thanks WW II Veteran In Batavia

Former B-17 navigator Howard Keskitalo, 97, on Wednesday became the newest Knight in the French Legion of Honor.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 5:21 pm

Ryne Sandberg & Chef Donny Farrell – Take Me Out To The BBQ With Jewel-Osco

It’s barbecue season and 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes is hosting a special live cooking session with Ryne Sandberg.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 4:39 pm

Student Shot In High School Cafeteria; Teacher Subdues Suspect

Police in central Illinois say a teacher subdued a male student who shot and wounded another student in a high school cafeteria. 

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 4:25 pm

University of Illinois-Chicago Receives Green Light For New Residence Hall

The Illinois Board of Higher Education has given the green light to UIC's plans to build a 10-story, 550 bed residence hall near Harrison and Morgan.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 4:21 pm

Next Dem Announcing For Illinois Attorney General: Sen. Kwame Raoul

Raoul, an attorney, tells The Associated Press Wednesday that Madigan's departure leaves a big void, but he has the experience and ability to continue her "great work."

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 3:34 pm

Bears’ Kyle Long Admits He Suffered Setback In Training Camp Because He ‘Went A Little Fast’

After a long rehab process after ankle surgery, Long is nearing a return and could play this Sunday.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 3:28 pm

‘Hopefully We Will Be Able To Conquer’: North Chicago Enters Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Mayors Challenge

More than 550 cities and small towns across the country are competing for $5 million, courtesy of Bloomberg Philanthropies, and an audition of sorts was held Wednesday for one of those cities: North Chicago.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 3:16 pm

Cubs’ Jake Arrieta Will Start Against Brewers On Thursday

Arrieta has been out since suffering a hamstring strain on Sept. 4.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 2:37 pm

Another Model Projects Bulls To Be NBA’s Worst Team

ESPN's Basketball Power Index projects the Bulls to be 7.2 points worse than an average NBA team.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 2:15 pm

Bears Hoping Markus Wheaton Can Be Deep Threat They’re Missing

Wheaton could make his Bears debut Sunday against the Steelers, his former team.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 1:53 pm

Bernstein: Adam Silver Is Ahead Of The Game

Unlike his counterparts in the other major American sports leagues, Silver is embracing gambling and new television presentation ideas.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 1:12 pm

Retailers Say Beverage Sales Down As Much As 47 Percent Due To Soda Tax

“I have never, ever seen the outrage and anger that’s being displayed by our customers," said Tony's Fresh Market manager Frank Guiglio.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 1:11 pm

Emanuel, Rauner Push To Land Amazon’s Second Headquarters

Governor Bruce Rauner and Mayor Rahm Emanuel are joining forces in hopes for Chicago to gain Amazon's second headquarters.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 1:09 pm

Sending The Right Message: Best Practices For Marketing Your Small Business Via Email

The goal of email marketing is to send the right message to the right person at the right time.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 1:00 pm

Family Wants Answers After Woman’s Body Found 2 Days Later In Health Club Restroom Stall

The family of a woman found dead in the restroom of a Burr Ridge health club wants to know why her body wasn't discovered for two days.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 12:32 pm

New Art Exhibit At Shedd Aquarium To Raise Awareness About Beach Trash

The Shedd Aquarium is opening Saturday a new exhibit featuring artwork intended to be thought provoking.

Posted on: 20 September 2017 | 12:00 pm