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PHOTOS: NORTHWESTERN 73, ILLINOIS 54

Photos from the Northwestern women's basketball team's 73-54 win over Illinois on Jan. 21, 2021, at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston.

FOURTH SUSPECT CHARGED WITH KILLING RETIRED CHICAGO FIREFIGHTER DWAIN WILLIAMS, FATALLY SHOT DURING BOTCHED CARJACKING ON FAR SOUTH SIDE: POLICE

A fourth suspect has been charged in the killing of retired Chicago Firefighter Dwain Williams, 65, who was fatally shot during a carjacking...

 
 
 

AIRPLANE'S WHEEL PLUNGES FROM SKY, LANDING IN JEFFERSON PARK FAMILY'S YARD. ‘THANK GOD IT WAS A SMALL PLANE, BUT IT'S REALLY SURREAL.'

‘Thank God it was a small plane, but it's really surreal': Airplane's wheel plunges from sky, landing in Jefferson Park family's yard

NBC SPORTS CHICAGO JOB CUTS CLAIM WRITERS J.J. STANKEVITZ AND SCOTT KING

NBC Sports Chicago's latest cutbacks have claimed writers J.J. Stankevitz and Scott King, who covered the Chicago Bears and Chicago...

 
 
 

PASS GAME COORDINATOR DAVE RAGONE LEAVES THE CHICAGO BEARS TO BECOME THE ATLANTA FALCONS OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR; RUNNING BACKS COACH CHARLES LONDON REPORTEDLY ALSO IS ON THE MOVE

The Atlanta Falcons have named former Chicago Bears pass game coordinator Dave Ragone as their offensive coordinator. NFL Network reported...

BLOOMINGDALE MAN, 72, CHARGED WITH SEX CRIMES INVOLVING GLENVIEW MINOR

The man was charged with several felonies including child pornography and grooming after police searched his home Wednesday.

 
 
 

THE SPIN: BIDEN'S CLIMATE PLATFORM FACES CHALLENGES FROM ILLINOIS COAL-FIRE PLANT, DOWNSTATE CONGRESSMEN | CUPICH BALKS AT CATHOLIC BISHOPS PRESIDENT CRITIZING BIDEN | CTU VS. LIGHTFOOT AS STRIKE THREAT LOOMS

Welcome to The Spin, the Chicago Tribune's politics newsletter.

CORRECTIONS AND CLARIFICATIONS

Corrections and clarifications for Friday, Jan. 22

 
 
 

ART INSTITUTE, MCA AND ILLINOIS HOLOCAUST MUSEUM WILL REOPEN, TOO

Up-to-date details on the reopening plans of major Chicago area cultural institutions.

14-YEAR-OLD DIES AFTER HE WAS STRUCK BY CAR WHILE SKATEBOARDING, KANE SHERIFF SAYS

A Pingree Grove teenager has died of his injuries after he was struck by a car while skateboarding this week, the Kane County sheriff's...

 
 
 

UNITED AIRLINES HAS BROUGHT EMPLOYEES BACK FROM FURLOUGH. THAT COULD BE TEMPORARY

A new round of federal aid for airlines meant employees furloughed last fall are once again getting paychecks, but United Airlines...

GARY MAN GETS 45 YEARS FOR 2010 KILLING

A Gary man was sentenced to 45 years in prison Thursday in a plea agreement for his role in the 2010 shooting death of a Gary social...

 
 
 

CHICAGO BULLS CENTER WENDELL CARTER JR. IS DOUBTFUL FOR FRIDAY'S GAME AGAINST THE CHARLOTTE HORNETS WITH A THIGH BRUISE

Chicago Bulls center Wendell Carter Jr. is doubtful for Friday's game against the Charlotte Hornets after a collision with forward...

AS BIDEN TAKES CHARGE, COVID-19 HAS US ECONOMY DOWN BUT NOT OUT. HERE'S WHERE THINGS STAND

President Joe Biden has inherited a badly damaged economy pulverized by the pandemic, yet there are also signs of resilience and recovery

 
 
 

INDOOR DINING RETURNS IN WILL AND KANKAKEE COUNTIES AS RESTRICTIONS GRADUALLY EASED IN REGIONS STATEWIDE

Will and Kankakee counties and a downstate region that includes Champaign-Urbana saw restrictions on indoor dining loosened Thursday...

TED THOMPSON, THE FORMER GREEN BAY PACKERS GM WHO BUILT THE SUPER BOWL XLV CHAMPIONS, DIES AT 68

Ted Thompson, whose 13-year run as Packers general manager included drafting Aaron Rodgers and building a Super Bowl champion, has...

 
 
 

NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL HAS BEEN PLACED ON NCAA PROBATION AND NOW FACES RECRUITING LIMITS FOR VIOLATIONS

Notre Dame's football program is on NCAA probation until next January after admitting to recruiting violations in 2019 in which a now-former...

WHILE THE CHICAGO BEARS KEPT RYAN PACE AND MATT NAGY, MANY TEAMS MADE CHANGES TO THEIR FRONT OFFICES. HERE'S ALL THE GM AND HEAD COACH MOVES FROM AROUND THE NFL

While the Chicago Bears stayed put, several NFL teams decided to shake up their front offices and coaching staffs.

 
 
 

FATHER, SON CHARGED IN ANTIOCH TOWNSHIP BEATING OF PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR

A father and son have been charged with accosting and seriously beating a private investigator who was working in their Antioch area...

NONALCOHOLIC BEER SALES GROWING - AND IT'S NOT JUST DRY JANUARY. IS IT FINALLY READY TO TAKE OFF?

Nonalcoholic beer has lived on the fringes of beer drinking, but interest in health and wellness and a flurry of new options may push...

 
 
 



7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

During a Thursday hearing, Pete Buttigieg suggested that the Department of Transportation could help in rebuilding the economy. Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the United States

It's been one year since COVID-19 was first detected in the United States. Here's a list of several key dates and events relating to the pandemic since then. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle has reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - causing the comedian, for a second time, to nix scheduled shows because of the bug. Chappelle has not yet... Read more ...

Dolly Parton's younger brother Randy dies from cancer at age 67

Dolly Parton's younger brother Randy dies from cancer at age 67

Randy Parton, brother of renowned county singer Dolly Parton, lost his battle with cancer on Thursday. Read more ...

NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers to send Kevin Porter Jr. to Rockets following...

NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers to send Kevin Porter Jr. to Rockets following outburst

Cleveland decided to move on from the second-year player after his reported locker room meltdown. Read more ...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

McConnell Wants to Delay Trump's Impeachment Trial

McConnell Wants to Delay Trump's Impeachment Trial

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is in no hurry for the Senate impeachment trial of former President Trump to begin. He's told Democrats he wants the trial to begin... Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier purse, salaries: How much money will they...

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier purse, salaries: How much money will they make at UFC 257?

Here's a complete look at the purse and salaries for the highly anticipated Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier fight at UFC 257. Read more ...