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Chicago-Area Universities Nab Top 10 Spots in New National Ranking

A pair of Chicago-area universities are among the best in the nation, according to a new ranking of the top…

Chicago neighborhood basketball court renamed for local legend Bryan Leach

A South Side community gathered Saturday to rename a basketball court and honor a local legend. The court at 72nd…

RAPSODY, VIC MENSA, NFL LEGENDS LEAD CHICAGO TEEN MENTORING PROGRAM

  This past Wednesday (Sept. 4), Inspire Change advocate and Hip-Hop artist Rapsody, musician Vic Mensa, NFL legends, police officers…

PAWS Chicago, Felines & Canines Shelters Rescuing Dogs And Cats In Path Of Hurricane Dorian

Two Chicago animal shelters are helping rescue dozens of dogs and cats from the Southeast as Hurricane Dorian bears down…

Chicago Police on Scene of Possible Hostage-Barricade Situation in West DePaul Neighborhood

Police are at the scene of a possible hostage barricade situation in Chicago’s West DePaul neighborhood. Authorities said they were…

5 Dead, at Least 19 Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago

The first deadly shooting occurred in the 4200 block of West Iowa at approximately 8:16 p.m. on Friday night, police…

Man Dies After Trying to Save Girl From Lake Michigan

Authorities are issuing another warning to residents to stay out of Lake Michigan after a 30-year-old man died after jumping…

Chicago Suburb Named Among 10 Safest US Cities to Raise a Child

A Chicago suburb has been named among the 10 safest cities to raise a child in the U.S., according to…

Thousands Set to Descend on Chicago for Air and Water Show By Natalie Martinez

As Chicago residents and visitors prepare for the spectacular Air and Water Show this weekend, authorities throughout the city are…

Friday briefing: Trump draws Israel into row on congresswomen

She was 800 miles from home when she was rushed to the emergency room. The 24-year-old laid stuck in a…
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