Foodie's Guide To ChicagoA food lover's guide to the best food and restaurants in Chicago
Amtrak Cuts Illinois Nearly $5 Million DealThere won't be passenger rail service interruptions due to Illinois' budget impasse -- at least not this year.
Suburban Chicago Funeral Home to Serve Drinks at WakesA suburban Chicago funeral home has obtained a liquor permit that will allow mourners to toast departed loved ones with alcoholic drinks.
Judge: New Law Creating 6-Person Juries UnconstitutionalThe Legislature and then-Gov. Pat Quinn approved the law in 2014. It took effect June 1.
Changes in Illinois Policing Standards Take Effect Jan. 1Some of the changes touch on issues brought up after the killing of Laquan McDonald by a Chicago police officer.
Jason Heyward Signs With The CubsLast season with the St. Louis Cardinals, Heyward hit .293 with 13 home runs and 60 RBI in 154 games.
Former Illinois Lawmaker Sentenced for FraudShe pleaded guilty in July 2013 to soliciting $76,700 for scholarships through a charity golf outing and pocketing about $28,000.
Ferguson-Style Investigation Planned in ChicagoThe use of force by Chicago police will be the focus of a new federal civil rights investigation.
Illinois Lawmaker Wants Chicago Police Under County ControlLaShawn Ford thinks the office of the Cook County Sheriff should have a greater role in policing the city of Chicago, and possibly even "take over" the department.
University of Chicago Calls Off Classes Over Online ThreatStudents who live on campus are advised to stay indoors.
St. Louis Police Chief Says Chicago Charges JustifiedSays officer's actions "set our profession back".
UPDATED: St. Louis Storm Warning For Wednesday EveningThe severe thunderstorm threat zone covers an area home to approximately 30 million people.