Spirit of Giving: Help Fight Hunger in Your Community Today
ABC 7's Spirit of Giving Food Drive campaign reminds Chicagoans in the city and suburbs that they have a terrific opportunity to help adults and children experiencing hunger in their communities. This year's message is "Help Fight Hunger in YOUR community."
Anne Frank Faced Challenges Similar to Syrian Refugees, Historian Says
Anne Frank and her family's story of their failed attempt to flee to the US as Jewish refugees echoes the similar challenges Syrian refugees face today, a historian says.
See which stores will open, will stay closed this Thanksgiving
Whether you're an expert shopper looking for that one special item or just planning on heading to the mall to browse the deals, our Black Friday guide has everything you need to know.
NCAA says Cheick Diallo can suit up for Kansas starting Tuesday
Star freshman recruit Cheick Diallo has been cleared to play for No. 5 Kansas beginning next week, the NCAA ruled Wednesday.
Chicago Paying the Price for Bad Cops
Chicago has had a history of police brutality, LZ Granderson says.
Celtics' rally, Sixers' turnover drop Philly to 0-16 for second straight year
Isaiah Thomas scored 30 points, Jae Crowder hit a go-ahead 3-pointer and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat Philadelphia 84-80 on Wednesday night, handing the 76ers their 16th straight loss.
Protests, criticism continue day after Laquan McDonald video release
One day after the release of Laquan McDonald video, which shows a white officer shooting the African American teenager 16 times, community leaders continued to express anger and frustration while protesters took to the streets Wednesday night.
Car in South Loop engulfed in flames
A vehicle in a South Loop neighborhood parking lot reportedly exploded Wednesday night.
New video shows officer's pursuit of Laquan McDonald before shooting
The ABC7 I-Team has obtained new police dashcam video of Laquan McDonald's deadly encounter with police. The new videos show Officer Jason Van Dyke in pursuit of the teenager before the shooting.
Mother of baby boy left in church Nativity in Queens located; will not be charged
The Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said that after a "full review of all the facts and circumstances" surrounding the baby's discovery inside of Holy Child Jesus Church in the Richmond Hill section, his office has determined that "no criminal prosecution of the child's mother is warranted."
'White Student Union' Pages Spark Backlash on College Campuses
College students across the country are speaking out.