KIM KARDASHIAN RESPONDS TO RHYMEFEST'S CLAIMS THAT KANYE ‘ABANDONED' CHICAGO

CHICAGO - Kim Kardashian responded to criticism from rapper Rhymefest who claimed her husband, Kanye West, “abandoned” Chicago. Rhymefest...

SUNDAY BRUNCH: BRAISED BEEF CHEEKS WITH HASH BROWNS

Chef de Cuisine Cristian Padilla was at WGN to show how to make one of Tanta's signature brunch dishes - Huevos Tanta in the comfort...

 
 
 

WGN MORNING NEWS EARLY BIRD SPECIAL

CUBS FALL TO GIANTS 5-4

CHICAGO - Brandon Crawford hit a two-run homer, Brandon Belt drove in two runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4...

 
 
 

CHICAGO POLICE DEPLOY EXTRA 1,000 OFFICERS FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

CHICAGO, Ill. - It's all about high visibility, and once again, officers are out in full force for the Memorial Day weekend. Chicago...

HOW BAD WAS THE TORNADO OUTBREAK OF 1974? HOW MANY TORNADOES WERE REPORTED THAT YEAR?

Dear Tom, How bad was the tornado outbreak of 1974? How many tornadoes were reported that year? - Kirk Light, Hanover Park Dear Kirk, A...

 
 
 
All functions a ‘go' on better than 85% of Memorial Days

ALL FUNCTIONS A ‘GO' ON BETTER THAN 85% OF MEMORIAL DAYS

BOY, 12, KILLED IN MUNSTER PLAYGROUND ACCIDENT WAS ‘WITTY AND FUNNY,' LOVED MUSCLE CARS

MUNSTER, Ind. - Funeral services were held Saturday for a 12-year-old boy who died in a playground accident this week in Munster, Indiana. His...

 
 
 

HOT, HOT, HOT THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

River Grove officials call off water search, citing ‘no evidence' anyone was ever missing

RIVER GROVE OFFICIALS CALL OFF WATER SEARCH, CITING ‘NO EVIDENCE' ANYONE WAS EVER MISSING

RIVER GROVE, Ill. - Suburban officials called off a river search in River Grove after 90 minutes Saturday, saying there was "no evidence"...

 
 
 

RANDOLPH STREET MARKET CELEBRATES 15TH ANNIVERSARY

CHICAGO - The Randolph Street Market celebrates its 15th anniversary this year. WGN's Andrea Darlas has more.

IT HASN'T BEEN THIS HOT IN CHICAGO IN MAY SINCE 2013

CHICAGO - Temperatures in Chicago reached 90 degrees for the first time in 2018 on Saturday afternoon. According to the National Weather...

 
 
 

AMERICAN JAILED IN VENEZUELA FOR 2 YEARS NOW ON HIS WAY HOME

Watch Video WASHINGTON - Joshua Holt, who traveled to Venezuela from Utah in 2016 to marry a Spanish-speaking Mormon woman but soon...

CHANCE THE RAPPER QUITS DUSABLE MUSEUM BOARD

CHICAGO - Chance the Rapper is stepping down from the board of trustees at the DuSable Museum of African American History. In a tweet...

 
 
 

MAN SHOT BY CPD IN AUSTIN

Year's hottest weather arrives for Memorial Day weekend including the highest May temps in 6 years; Sub-Tropical Storm Alberto to help lock the heat in place into next week

YEAR'S HOTTEST WEATHER ARRIVES FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND INCLUDING THE HIGHEST MAY TEMPS IN 6 YEARS; SUB-TROPICAL STORM ALBERTO TO HELP LOCK THE HEAT IN PLACE INTO NEXT WEEK

 
 
 

CITY STEPS UP EFFORTS TO CURB VIOLENCE AHEAD OF HOLIDAY WEEKEND; TRUMP WEIGHS IN AGAIN

CHICAGO - For the fifth year in a row, Chicago held a Night of Faith and Action Against Gun Violence Friday to kick off Memorial Day...

MARIO BATALI LAS VEGAS RESTAURANTS CLOSING

LAS VEGAS - Three restaurants associated with celebrity chef Mario Batali will be closing in Las Vegas. Batali has been accused of...

 
 
 

WHITE SOX FALL TO TIGERS 5-4

DETROIT - Jeimer Candelario had a go-ahead RBI bloop single during a three-run eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers rallied past the...

FORMER YOUTH MINISTER TURNED PRODUCER HAS HOLLYWOOD CALLING

Local Christian movie producer Eric Groth is a former high school youth minister and coach. He's spent much of his carerr trying to...

 
 
 



Kim Jong Un Still Committed To Meeting With Trump, South Korea Says

Kim Jong Un Still Committed To Meeting With Trump, South Korea Says

South Korean President Moon Jae-in had a surprise meeting with the North Korean leader. Read more ...

Date and location for North Korea summit 'hasn't changed,' says president

Date and location for North Korea summit 'hasn't changed,' says president

U.S. President Donald Trump seemed to revive hopes for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month, telling reporters at the Oval Office late Saturday, "We're... Read more ...

Headstones spray-painted with swastikas in Illinois cemetery

Headstones spray-painted with swastikas in Illinois cemetery

The headstones were spray-painted sometime between midnight and 7 a.m. Saturday morning. Read more ...

How to watch UFC Fight Night 130 today: Fight card, start time, online...

How to watch UFC Fight Night 130 today: Fight card, start time, online results, where to stream Till vs. Thompson

The UFC is in Liverpool, England, for the first time for today's UFC Fight Night 130 event. Here's how to watch. UFC Fight Night 130 takes place at Echo Arena in Liverpool. It... Read more ...

Chiellini family longing for Liverpool win over 'unlikeable' Real Madrid as...

Chiellini family longing for Liverpool win over 'unlikeable' Real Madrid as Champions League bitterness lingers

The Juventus defender suffered quarter-final heartache at the hands of the Blancos and is hoping to see them come unstuck against the Reds in Kiev Read more ...

Ireland votes resoundingly to repeal abortion ban

Ireland votes resoundingly to repeal abortion ban

Ireland has voted an emphatic "yes" to amend the country's constitution to enable legislation that would allow women to have an abortion in a historic and emotionally charged... Read more ...

In new statement, Morgan Freeman maintains innocence against harassment...

In new statement, Morgan Freeman maintains innocence against harassment allegations

Morgan Freeman says he likes to compliment people to make them feel at ease around him but that he has never sexually assaulted women. Read more ...

The Latest: Madrid wins 3rd straight Champions League title

The Latest: Madrid wins 3rd straight Champions League title

KIEV, Ukraine - The Latest on the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid : Read more ...

Champions League 2018 final: Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal limps out of final...

Champions League 2018 final: Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal limps out of final to prompt Spain fears

An apparent hamstring injury forced Spain defender Dani Carvajal out of Real Madrid's Champions League final against Liverpool . Read more ...

Bottom fell out for Yankees after one bad Aaron Boone decision

Bottom fell out for Yankees after one bad Aaron Boone decision

Well , that was weird. Oh, sure, Sonny Gray stunk again Saturday night, failing to get out of the fourth inning in the Yankees' 11-4 loss to the Angels at Yankee Stadium. With... Read more ...