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30 N Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60607 Directions
After a community cleanup in Englewood, volunteers end up in violent confrontation with dozens of cops. On an April afternoon in 2017, 35-year-old Vairrun Strickland came to the intersection of 63rd and Ashland in Englewood with dozens of other people wearing black T-shirts and brandishing green, red, and black Black Liberation flags. As part of New Era Chicago, a community service and black empowerment group, Strickland and the others were there to clean up the neighborhood and mingle with residents.
High school students connect with role models, receive hands-on training. Sexual harassment is hurting womens career ambitions and driving them away from the areas where theyre most neededscience, technology, engineering, and maththe STEM fields, as theyve come to be called. Thats the conclusion of a report from the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine.
In the district thats been reelecting Mike Madigan every two years since 1970, some say they only ever see him on TV. The Friday before Election Day, I headed to the neighborhoods hugging Midway Airport with one question on my mind: What do the people in Mike Madigans legislative district think about Governor Bruce Rauners reelection campaign hinging on the demonization of their representative
Protest images from the last two years will inspire you to get to the polls.
Though House Bill 4469 to turn Cook County Jail into an official polling location remains at a standstill, representatives who worked on the bill remain positive and motivated. Illinois House Bill 4469 is an initiative that, if passed, would affect inmates throughout the state.
435 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611 Directions
Dear Amy: At what age can I let my 7-year-old son ride his bike to his best friends house two blocks away on his own The other family is fine with it. Im not afraid of traffic or crime quiet, safe area but of being reported. Ive heard about parents being arrested for allowing unsupervised...
A suicide bomber targeted a gathering of hundreds of Islamic scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 50 people as Muslims marked the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad. Another 83 people were wounded in the attack, with 20 of them in critical condition and the toll likely to rise,...
Health officials in the U.S. and Canada told people Tuesday to stop eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it is working with officials in Canada on the outbreak, which has sickened 32 people in 11 states and 18 people in the Canadian...
President Donald Trump told his counsels office last spring that he wanted to prosecute political adversaries Hillary Clinton and former FBI Director James Comey, an idea that prompted White House lawyers to prepare a memo warning of consequences ranging up to possible impeachment, The New York...
The gunman who went on a rampage Monday at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center piled up a history of allegations of menacing behavior in the years before he killed his ex-fiancee, as well as a Chicago cop and a pharmacist who simply crossed his path at the wrong moment, according to police and court...
155 E Algonquin Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005 Directions
Ken Franzese of Barrington tells the harrowing experience of jumping with a parachute from a World War II-era plane that was plummeting to the ground, spending the night alone, injured and freezing, and finally finding his way to rescuers the next day.
With the final votes from the Nov. 6 election counted, Democrats have achieved a majority on the Lake County Board for the first time in its history.
It took more than two weeks determine the outcome, but Naperville Democrat Laura Ellman has unseated Republican incumbent Michael Connelly in the 21st Illinois Senate District.
Provisional and late-arriving mail ballots have propelled Democrat Mary Edly-Allen over Republican state Rep. Helene Miller Walsh in the tightly contested race for the state Houses 51st District seat.
Barringtons Blue Heron Cafe kicked off preparations for its longtime donation of Thanksgiving meals to those less fortunate, with volunteers peeling 300 pounds of potatoes Tuesday.
5533 W 25th St
Cicero, IL 60804 Directions
Caption by Ashmar Mandou In response to President Trumps expanded deportation policies, City Council of Chicago created the Legal Protection Fund, a project of the ONE CHICAGO campaign to protect... Read more
By: Ashmar Mandou During a press briefing at The National Museum Puerto Rican Arts and Culture on Tuesday, American Red Cross of Chicago and Northern Illinois CEO Celena Roldn welcomed... Read more
Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network and Norwegian American Hospital unveiled and dedicated a new mural that honors the gift of organ and tissue donation on November 14th.... Read more
Calling all local arts performers and community organizations, the Chicago Park District is looking to partner with Chicago-based organizations and talented individual artists to be a part of the 7th... Read more
By: Ashmar Mandou Chicago native Elizabeth Betty Arias-Ibarra is looking to make an impact in City Hall. I know Im in for a challenge, but I truly believe I can... Read more
WBBM TV - CBS Chicago
22 W Washington St
Chicago, IL 60602 Directions
While Juan Lopez was planning to marry Dr. Tamara ONeal, he faced legal battles with his ex-wife.
A brave teen speaks out to expose repeated hazing at his high school. Anthony Brookman said he was assaulted and reported it to coaches and school administrators, but little was done to the offenders. He tells his story to CBS 2 Investigators Dave Savini.
Cook County Sheriffs Police hope the public can help answer questions about the shooting death of a security guard at a south suburban bar.
Cloated in an eerie silence the day after the shooting of three people at the hands of a doctors ex-fiance, the Mercy Hospital emergency room is a different place now that Dr. Tamara ONeal will never walk through the doors again. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 20 people experience physical violence at the hands of their partner every minute in the U.S.
Dr. Tamara ONeal was being remembered by her colleagues at Mercy Hospital on Tuesday for her contagious smile and her loving heart.
435 Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611 Directions
November 20, 2018 Ripples of Hope: Philanthropy and the Next Generation Moderated by Joshua Hale Carol Lavin Bernick, Alicia Gonzalez & Angelique Power Joshua Hale Joshua D. Hale is the President and CEO of Big Shoulders Fund which invests approximately $20-22 million annually to support 75 inner-city, Catholic schools serving nearly 20,000 students 80 percent minority and 66 percent living in poverty. Annual investments are for scholarships and student enrichment, operational management, academic and professional development programs,
Pam Paziotopoulos Runs Domestic Violence Awarness Organization DVPolicy.org joins us on air to talk about the importance of staying informed of what to do when involved in an abusive relationship. Then, ChillFest music festival is coming to Chicago across dozens of stores in Wicker Park and Bucktown Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce spokespersonElizabethNeukirch tells us all about it and Folk singer/songwriter Ryan Burns delights us with some tunes. Then, the awe-inspiring spectacle of lights and nature Illumination:
The Bears had one of their best wins in a long time spoiled by an unexpected injury to Mitchell Trubisky. Adam Hoge and Adam Jahns are here to break down the situation and tell you everything they know about the injury. Plus, hear from head coach Matt Nagy and backup QB Chase Daniel, who may have to play Thursday against the Lions. The guys also play your voicemails from the win over the Vikings and make their Thanksgiving selections. Can the Bears win without Trubisky
WGN Radios Rick Kogan talks on the phone with authorDavid Hamlinabout his new novelWinter Gets Hot.
Stephen Evans Jordanjoins WGN Radios Rick Kogan in studio to discuss his latest book, Tatiana and the Russian Wolves.
WGN TV - CW 9
2501 W Bradley Pl
Chicago, IL 60618 Directions
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WGN Investigates ROSELLE, Ill. Buying a car is never easy, but what shouldve been a simple deal turned into a headache for one man. Chris Knoll was in the market for a used vehicle when he found Clover Motors in Roselle. He paid $6,500 for a 2007 Ford Escape. I figure go to a small mom and pop shop and help out local economy, local mechanic whos flipping cars would be a good thing, Knoll said. When he tried to
DENVER Police arrested a United Airlines pilotwho was accused of indecent exposure after people reported seeing him naked in the window of a room in Denver International Airports Westin Hotel. According to the police report, airport employees saw Collins touching himself while he was in his 10th floor hotel room in September,KDVRreports. The local news station rented a hotel room Tuesday to find out how easy it might be for those on the ground to see inside a 10th
ELGIN, Ill. Illinois State Police will step up patrols by troopers as they seek to ensure compliance with seat belt and other laws during the busy Thanksgiving travel period. The Click It or Ticket campaign will include seat-belt enforcement zones around the state. A Tuesday statement from state police says theyll also aggressively enforce speeding, drunk-driving and distracted-driving laws. State Police Capt. Michael Kraft says in the statement that everything should be done in moderation. He says that should
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. Public health officials report that two Illinois residents are among nearly three dozen people affected by a strain of E. coli bacteria in romaine lettuce. The Illinois Department of Public Health reported Tuesday on data from the federalCenters for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC reports that 32 people in 11 states have been infected with the same Shiga-toxin strain of E. coli. Officials are advising consumers not to eat romaine lettuce and restaurants and retailers not
WLS TV - ABC 7
190 N State St
Chicago, IL 60601 Directions
Cloudy and breezy Wednesday with a high of 35.
According to research from the Calorie Control Council, a typical holiday dinner can add up to 3,000 calories.
Sofia Sanchez is a little girl with a whole lot of gratitude and zest for life.
ABC 7 Chicago is partnering with the American Red Cross for The ABC 7 Great Chicago Blood Drive, Wednesday, January 16.
Dr. Tamara ONeal was troubled by the toll of gun violence. She became a victim of it herself Monday when she was fatally shot by her ex-fianc.
WMAQ TV - NBC 5
454 N Columbus Dr
Chicago, IL 60611 Directions
Feeling overwhelmed this holiday season Suffering from anxiety and stress Wish you could carry a portable therapist Theres an app for that.
A picture is emerging of a disturbing and recurring theme in Juan Lopezs troubled life just a day after authorities say he went on a fatal rampage at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center.
A young man with a growing family, bursting with pride that he had become a Chicago police officer.
Forty dogs, most puppies, were rescued from a Texas shelter short on space that planned to euthanize the animals. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.
Public safety and fighting crime are the issues the candidates for mayor say they are asked about the most.
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