'Refugees Welcome' banner unfurled on Statue of Liberty
The banner, approximately 20 feet by 3 feet, was spotted on the pedestal just before 1 p.m., affixed by nylon rope to the wall of the public observation deck at the base of the statue.
Trump expands crackdown on undocumented immigrants
President Donald Trump is expanding his crackdown on undocumented immigrants and the Department of Homeland Security is increasing the number of people targeted for deportation.
Sources: Jay Cutler trade talks expected to heat up next week
While it's not a surprise that Jay Cutler's future in Chicago is in question, the start of official trade talks for the veteran QB is a major step in the process.
California police officer's suspected killer identified
The parolee accused of fatally gunning down Whittier Officer Keith Boyer was identified as 26-year-old Michael Mejia on Tuesday.
Las Vegas has Cubs with highest projected regular-season win total
The Chicago Cubs have the highest projected regular-season win total at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook and also have the best odds to win the World Series at 7-2.
After 140 days, premature baby to leave Mount Sinai NICU
After 140 days, Baby Eirianna is expected to finally leave the NICU at Mount Sinai Hospital on Wednesday.
Drew Peterson in federal custody at Terre Haute, Ind., prison
Drew Peterson is now in federal custody at a prison in Terre Haute, Ind., and no longer in the custody of the Illinois Department of Corrections.
Card skimmers, stolen numbers reported at Ind. gas stations
Beware at the gas pump: A search is underway for a man wanted for using a skimming device to steal credit card information at pumps in northwest Indiana.
Banner reading 'Refugees Welcome' appears at base of Statue of Liberty
Affixing a banner to the monument is illegal.
Shooting reported on Higgins in Jefferson Park
One person was shot in the 5400-block of West Higgins Tuesday afternoon in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.
Young patients head to Cubs spring training in Mesa, Ariz.
A group of nine young patients from Advocate Children's Hospital were headed Tuesday to Mesa, Ariz., to watch Chicago Cubs spring training.