Levine: Why The White Sox Landed Luis Robert

Close relationships paid off in bring Robert, the prized Cuban prospect, to the White Sox.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 2:19 pm

No Bail For Man Charged With Murder Of Hinsdale Woman

Dominic Sanders, 30, was charged with first-degree murder, home invasion and armed robbery in connection with the death of Andrea Urban.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 12:14 pm

3 Children Among 5 Injured In Albany Park House Fire

Three children were taken to hospitals, with two in serious-to-critical condition and one in fair-to-serious condition, fire officials said.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 11:51 am

4 Wounded In Shootings To Open Memorial Day Weekend

Four people were wounded in separate shootings from Friday night into Saturday, marking a relatively calm opening to Memorial Day weekend.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 11:40 am

Man Convicted Of Slaying Former Pro Basketball Player In Bloomingdale

A man was convicted Friday of murdering a former professional basketball player in an ambush outside his home.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 11:35 am

Blackhawks Sign Defenseman Michal Kempny To 1-Year Extension

The 26-year-old Kempny had two goals and six assists in 50 games for the Blackhawks last season, his first in Chicago and the NHL.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 9:38 am

Alex Wood Stays Undefeated As Dodgers Shut Out Cubs, 4-0

Wood allowed two hits over five scoreless innings, while Chase Utley and Adrian Gonzalez homered.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 9:24 am

Cabrera, Davidson Homer In White Sox’s 8-2 Win Against Tigers

Melky Cabrera homered and had four RBIs, and Matt Davidson went deep.

Posted on: 27 May 2017 | 9:11 am

Suspect Charged In Hinsdale Woman’s Murder: Authorities

Dominic Sanders has been charged in the death of Andrea Urban and will appear in court Saturday morning, Hinsdale police and DuPage County prosecutors said late Friday.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 9:10 pm

State Agency Concedes Missteps Before Toddler’s Death In Joliet Township

The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services released the 22-page report about Semaj Crosby on Friday.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 8:54 pm

Supt. Johnson Expects Kidney Transplant In Next Month

Chicago's top cop disclosed he has lived with kidney disease for 32 years, since he was a police recruit.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 8:03 pm

Levine: White Sox Pitcher James Shields On Track To Return Soon

Shields had a fast start to the season and is progressing nicely from a right lat strain.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 6:34 pm

Chicago Police Add Over 1,000 Extra Officers To Memorial Day Weekend Patrols

As the Memorial Day weekend gets underway, expect to see more Chicago police on the streets and along the city’s lakefront.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 6:13 pm

Levine: Rick Renteria’s White Sox Not Short On Motivation

"What I value is how they play the game," Renteria says.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 5:11 pm

Bond Denied To Man Accused Of Defrauding Seniors

Mark Diamond is accused of defrauding seniors of millions of dollars through reverse-mortgage scams.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 4:18 pm

The City Thanks Chicago’s Safe Passage Program For No Major Incidents

Hundreds of workers in Chicago's Safe Passage Program gathered at McCormick Place to get a personal thank you from the city's school's chief, police superintendent and the Mayor.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 3:24 pm

Emanuel Calls Out Rauner For Watching Golf Instead Of Fixing State Budget

Mayor Emanuel accuses Governor Rauner of watching a college golf tournament rather than dealing with the state's budget impasse.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 3:19 pm

5-Year-Old Girl Wants To Know “Where Did Barack Obama Go?”

Most of us know President Barack Obama has been out enjoying his life since his presidency, but a 5-year-old girl from Texas wants to know, "Where did Barack Obama go?"

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 2:55 pm

Special Goat Yoga Session Sells Out At Garfield Park Conservatory

Garfield Park Conservatory is hosting Saturday, May 27 a Goat Yoga class from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at their goat pasture, located west of the parking lot.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 2:19 pm

Wounded Park Forest Police Officer Tim Jones Leaves Rehab Hospital

Officer Tim Jones was rolled out of Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton, where his squad car was waiting for him outside.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 2:13 pm

White Sox Postpone Friday’s Game 1, Will Play Doubleheader Saturday

Concerns in the forecast pushed the doubleheader from Friday to Saturday.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 2:10 pm

Brookfield Zoo Celebrates Its 28th Okapi Birth Since 1959

An okapi calf was born May 16 at Brookfield Zoo.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:53 pm

Teacher Gives ‘Most Likely To Become A Terrorist’ Award To 13-Year-Old Girl

A Houston-area school district has disciplined several teachers after a student received a mock award naming her "most likely to become a terrorist."

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:23 pm

Nearly 50 Members Of Two-Six Gang Arrested On Drug, Weapons Charges

Nearly 50 members of a notorious South Side street gang have been charged with drug and weapons trafficking.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:03 pm

3 Ways To Help Assure A Proper Employee Termination

Firing an employee without proper documentation can open your company up to potential bad press and even lawsuits.

Posted on: 26 May 2017 | 1:00 pm