UIC student arrested for online threat that closed University of Chicago's Hyde Park campus
A University of Illinois at Chicago student has been arrested in connection with an anonymous threat of gun violence that led officials to cancel classes at the University of Chicago in Hyde Park, officials said..
Chicago police officer charged in Laquan McDonald murder posts bond, leaves jail
A judge set bail at $1.5 million for Jason Van Dyke, the Chicago police officer charged in the murder of Laquan McDonald, 17. Van Dyke posted bond and was released from jail shortly after 5 p.m.
Chicago police to expand body camera program to 1,400 officers in 2016
The Chicago police body-worn camera pilot program will expand to six districts early next year, with 1,400 Chicago police officers wearing body cameras.
US Says Russian Jet Violated Turkish Airspace
The incident created tension between Russia and Turkey.
Black Pastors Didn't Tell Trump to Change Tone, He Says
The GOP front-runner met with the group this afternoon.
Barrington HS student charged with bringing gun, ammunition, drugs to school
Barrington High School had to be placed on lockdown Monday morning after police say a teacher spotted a student with a gun.
Info on 5 million VTech customers and kids exposed in breach
Kid's technology maker VTech says the personal information of about 5 million of its customers and their children may have been stolen by hackers.
Home run champ Barry Bonds could bolster Marlins sluggers as hitting coach
Barry Bonds, MLB's career home run leader with 762, is part of internal discussions among the Marlins to be their new hitting coach.
Former Dixon comptroller's horse trophies up for auction
The trophy collection from Rita Crundwell's award-winning horses is being put up for auction.
Christie on Trump 9/11 Claim: 'It Didn't Happen'
Christie was asked about Trump’s claim in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Monday.
Chicago's Phillips Academy celebrates historic state football title
A Chicago high school is celebrating a historic win over the holiday weekend. Wendell Phillips Academy is the city's first public league team to win a state football title.
Bridgeview bank robbery suspect surrenders to police
Anselmo Tapia of Oak Lawn is accused of holding up a U.S. Bank branch on South Harlem in Bridgeview last Tuesday.