Did 100 Migrants Attack Security Guards at Home Depot in Chicago?
"SHOCK REPORT: 911 call reveals OVER 100 MIGRANTS attacking security officers at Chicago Home Depot," users claimed in a virally shared video.
Oak Brook, IL – Stolen Vehicle from Oak Brook Recovered in Indiana; New York Area Men Arrested on I-65
Oak Brook, IL – An interstate investigation has led to the arrest of three men from the New York area following the recovery of a stolen vehicle from Oak Brook, Illinois. According to the Indiana State Police-Lafayette District’s Facebook update, the incident occurred around 11 PM Thursday night on Interstate 65, near the 158-mile marker, when a Trooper initiated a traffic stop late in the evening, where he noted the smell of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. A subsequent search resulted in the discovery of suspected marijuana and property reported as stolen.
6 people seriously injured in Chicago Lawn crash
CHICAGO (CBS) -- Six people were rushed to the hospital Friday evening from the scene of a crash in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.The crash happened in the 6900 block of South Western Avenue, the Fire Department confirmed.A minivan and a sport-utility vehicle were involved in the crash.Two people were taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, two to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, and two to Stroger Hospital of Cook County – all in serious-to-critical condition.Further details were not immediately available.
Brookfield Zoo changes name to 'Brookfield Zoo Chicago'
The name change for the west suburban zoo is the first significant transformation in nine decades.
Illinois' Absolute Worst-Rated Pizza Just Got Revealed & We Agree
I'm not saying this deserves to be called out, I'm just not sure it's the worst pizza in Illinois.
Carol Stream, IL – Carol Stream Police Release Video of February Incident Involving Fatal Shooting
Carol Stream, IL – In a recent update, the Carol Stream Police Department, with approval from the Public Integrity Team and the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office, has made public new details and video footage related to an incident that occurred on February 3, 2024, resulting in the death of Mr. Isaac Goodlow. This move is part of the department’s commitment to transparency and aims to provide a clearer understanding of the circumstances leading to the tragic event.
Search underway for missing teen girl last seen in Englewood
Anyone with information regarding Katherine Johnson's whereabouts are asked to contact the Chicago Police Department at 312-747-8380.
Some local experts urge caution as CDC relaxes COVID isolation guidelines
CHICAGO (CBS) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidelines for COVID-19 – under which the virus that essentially shut down the world four years ago will be treated more like the flu.The new guidelines end guidance for Americans to stay home for five days after testing positive for COVID. The agency cited improvements in the rates of hospitalizations and deaths inflicted by the virus this past season for the change in its recommendations."COVID-19 remains an important public health threat, but it is no longer the emergency that it once was, and its health impacts increasingly resemble those of other...
What to do around Chicago: ‘Price is Right,’ Dulce Sloan and the first St. Patrick’s Day Parade of March
Dulcé Sloan: The fast-rising comic has made the rounds on late-night shows, and was recently a correspondent and guest host on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” with Trevor Noah. She’ll be at Zanies’ downtown location with five shows this weekend. March 1-3 at Zanies Chicago, 1548 N. Wells St.; tickets $30 (ages 21+) at 312-337-4027 and www.chicago.zanies.com Chicago Polar Plunge: This winter ...
Chicago's freaky February tornado event
Chicago - The last few days of meteorological winter have seen their share of extreme and unusual weather. It was another case of weather whiplash this week. Monday's high of 71 degrees at O'Hare shattered the old record for that date of 64 degrees. Chicago set another record on Tuesday....
1 shot on outbound Dan Ryan Expressway near 83rd Street, state police say
Someone fired shots at another vehicle just before 11:35 a.m. on southbound Interstate 94 near 83rd Street and Chatham on Chicago's South Side
Investigators shed light on new cell phone robbery trend
CHICAGO — In this day and age, your cellphone holds a lot of information about your life, including your finances. Investigators are sharing video of a new crime trend being used to get access to your hard-earned cash. Five robbery incidents have been reported within a month, all about a block away from each other, […]
Chicago animal rescue seeks help for emaciated dog found left for dead
CHICAGO - A Chicago animal rescue shelter is seeking the public's assistance after a dog was discovered emaciated and near death on the streets. The dog, named Sugar Snap, was found on a Chicago street by a father and child who took him to Animal Care and Control. Sugar Snap is now in the care of the One Tail at a Time rescue shelter.
Think You Can Handle Illinois’ ‘Most Outrageous Food Challenge?’
Bring your appetite to this place because you're gonna need room. Matter of fact, bring the biggest pair of pants you own because you're gonna need those two. This is the definition of a "cheat meal." You know, if you're dieting or watching what you eat, that one time every week or so where you splurge on what you're putting in your body.
Is it summer or winter in Ohio? Changing temps break state records after this week's storms
The Midwest saw a tug-of-war between summer and winter temperatures this week. Cities like Chicago experienced record-breaking drops in temperature toward the middle of this week. Did Ohio's sudden cold front after pleasantly warm temperatures also break records?. Did Ohio's weather break records this week?. Ohio also had a sunny...
Illinois Man Shot and Killed On His Way to Buy Lottery Ticket
A man was going to purchase a lottery ticket for his wife when his life suddenly ended on Monday night (2/26). Father Was an Innocent Bystander in Chicago Shooting. One man was killed and three others injured in a shooting that occurred around 5:45 pm on Monday (2/26) near 71st and State Street in Chicago's Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Casimir Pulaski Day is Monday in Illinois, but what does it celebrate?
Both the state of Illinois and the city of Chicago will observe Casimir Pulaski Day on Monday in commemoration of the Polish war hero who died in pursit of America's freedom. Born in 1747, Pulaski fought for Poland's freedom from Russia until 1771, when he was exiled to France, according to the Library of Congress. In Paris, he met American envoy Benjamin Franklin, who influenced him to help Americans fight for their independence and appointed him a brigadier general in the Continental Army.
Naperville, IL – DMV Unexpected Closure: Residents Advised to Seek Alternatives
Naperville, IL – The Naperville Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) at 931 W. 75th St., Suite 161, unexpectedly closed for the day, causing a sudden change in plans for many residents. According to the Illinois Secretary of State’s advisory, the facility will remain closed for the remainder of the...
Local Elmhurst Police Investigating Fatal Multi-Vehicle Accident on St. Charles Road
On February 29, 2024, a traffic accident resulted in a fatality on St. Charles Road, Elmhurst. The accident is under investigation by local police. The Elmhurst Police and Fire Departments responded to the accident at 7:02 p.m. Four vehicles were involved: an Infiniti sedan, an Acura sedan, a Toyota minivan, and a Lexus SUV.