A suburban high school senior, with no underlying health conditions, lost her life to COVID-19 after just three days in the hospital.
The couple allegedly forced both girls — who were about 10 and 15 years old when they were smuggled into the U.S. — to provide labor and services for their own private gain, prosecutors said.
A Chicago couple used their money saved for a catered reception for their wedding to feed the needy for Thanksgiving.
Rene Chandler, 31, was on an electronic monitor awaiting trial on charges that he sexually assaulted two women he met on dating apps when he assaulted and robbed a third woman in an Uber in April 2019.
Several weather systems will spread snow from the Northern Rockies through the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest this week.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized 15,000 pills labeled as Viagra in Chicago on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020.
A truck driver escaped without injury after the dump truck he was driving struck a bridge in shocking video caught on camera.
A video circulating on social media went viral Sunday, after dozens of young people crowded into a home in Chicago's Galewood neighborhood for a party Saturday night.
Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, Indiana, and Kentucky are working together to coordinate the re-opening of the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ohio and Illinois governors both announced plans to close bars and restaurants to combat the spread of coronavirus.
Thousands of people waited hours in line at O'Hare Airport customs on Saturday, apparently because of new coronavirus screening procedures, prompting the governor of Illinois to tweet, "the federal government needs to get its s@#t together. NOW."
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the city is working with organizers from Chicago’s downtown, South Side and Northwest Side parades, as well as the annual Dyeing of the Chicago River, to reschedule those events for a later date.
Qaw’mane Wilson, 30, was sentenced Friday by a Cook County judge.
Officials said a 60-year-old woman from Chicago who came in through O'Hare International Airport on Jan. 13 was diagnosed with the coronavirus.
The station posted on Facebook that all gates are closed and personnel are ordered to take cover.
Due to a heavy winter storm hitting the midwest, all flights in and out of Chicago's O'Hare airport have been canceled.
Illinois netted over $3 million in sales on the first day of recreational marijuana legalization.
A baby named Paul Fronczak who famously was kidnapped one day after he was born at a Chicago hospital in 1964 reportedly has been found living in rural Michigan under another identity.
A man was hospitalized after being slammed to the ground by police Thursday in Chatham when he allegedly spit on an officer while being detained for drinking alcohol in public.
Employees at a suburban Chicago Buffalo Wild Wings location have been fired after a racist incident.