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."
2nd night of protests after Laquan McDonald video release
A second night of protests is under way Wednesday night in Chicago, a day after the release of the Laquan McDonald video, which shows a white officer shooting the African American teenager 16 times.
2 girls hit by SUV in Chicago Heights, man in custody
Police in Chicago Heights have a man in custody for allegedly driving on a sidewalk and hitting two girls.
Former Highland Park substitute teacher sentenced for child pornography
Steven Habay, a former substitute teacher at Highland Park High School, will spend more than four years in prison for possessing child pornography.
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.
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.
Aldermanic Black Caucus express frustration after Laquan McDonald video
The Chicago Aldermanic Black Caucus expressed frustration after seeing the Laquan McDonald video, noting that they felt misled about the events that led to the teenager's death in October 2014.
Hall of Fame player Frank Gifford suffered from CTE, family says
Hall of Famer Frank Gifford, who died in August, had the concussion-related brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, according to his family.
Chicago Cop Charged in Teen's Slaying Has History of Complaints for Misconduct
Recently released video appears to show officer shooting teen to death.
Anita Alvarez under fire for handling of Laquan McDonald shooting
Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez has come under fire for taking more than a year to file charges against Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, who is seen on a dash-cam video shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Laquan McDonald video stirs shock, anger at Englewood barbershop
Chicago residents are talking about the disturbing images from that video of Laquan McDonald's killing, especially in one neighborhood that's seen its share of violence.