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Five men were wounded Tuesday in shootings on the West and South sides of Chicago, authorities said. • A 23-year-old man was shot about 9:15 a.m. in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West... [Read More]
'Obamacare' was such a catchy nickname for the 2010 healthcare reform law. Even President Barack Obama himself embraced it when his Republican enemies coined the term.But it may have done more harm than... [Read More]
For John Chiurato, grief gives way to anger and regret. [Read More]
A suburban teenager's quick thinking and CPR saved the life of a man having what doctors believe was a heart attack on her way to church Sunday. [Read More]
Two Aurora brothers share a special bond: they were married on the same day and on Sunday they both became fathers for the first time. [Read More]
Recently, over wedges of homemade pie, my sisters shared that they love butterscotch. Turns out the nieces do too. Then, my father, a self-confessed chocoholic, capitulated. We spoke of butterscotch sundaes, candies, warm... [Read More]
The Chicago Bulls couldn't close a tight game against Dallas on Tuesday. They gave up a wide-open 3-pointer to Wesley Matthews with 11 seconds left, then Dwyane Wade missed at the buzzer as... [Read More]
Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee slammed the confirmation hearing of Betsy DeVos, President-e... [Read More]
Former Chicago police Supt. Garry McCarthy was one of three people subpoenaed late Tuesday in the divorce case between former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. and former Chicago alderman Sandi Jackson. [Read More]
A man who pled guilty to firing shots while robbing an Orland Park bank of $20,000 in 2014 has been sentenced to 29 years in prison, according to authorities. Carl P. Wilson,... [Read More]
In search of some offense, coach Joel Quenneville has apparently decided to shake up the Blackhawks' forwards lines for tonight's matchup against the Avalanche. [Read More]
There was a final practice Tuesday night for the only local group to perform at the inauguration Friday. [Read More]
Education secretary pick Betsy DeVos said Tuesday that American parents must be able to send their children to high-quality schools, including charter, magnet and religious schools, if public schools are failing. Responding to fierce criticism... [Read More]
Butler did his part on Tuesday, falling a rebound short of the triple-double, but the Bulls once again battled inconsistency in the loss to the Mavs. [Read More]
On parents weekend, our student seems stunned to find us -- her parents -- on campus, for the weekend. [Read More]
 Suburban police have a person of interest in custody after a woman was found murdered in her home. The victim is identified as 48-year-old Tina Stevanovic of Glendale Heights. [Read More]
Taj Gibson skipped Tuesday's game against Dallas with soreness in his left ankle. That injury left the Chicago Bulls short-handed even though Nikola Mirotic returned after missing four games with an illness. [Read More]
The uproar over Antonio Brown's Facebook Live video continued for a second day Tuesday, and odds are it will rage for the rest of the week. [Read More]
The notion that some foods provide comfort is probably as old as the adult child of the first cook, who, having a bad day, prepared some dish remembered vividly from childhood. It's likely... [Read More]
Considering that this is, on average, the coldest part of the winter, our temperatures for the next seven days will be mild. Afternoon highs in the 40s should prevail, but the Chicago metropolitan... [Read More]