Navy Pier holding job fair Monday ahead of Spring reopening

NAVY PIER HOLDING JOB FAIR MONDAY AHEAD OF SPRING REOPENING

CHICAGO - If you're looking for work, head over to Navy Pier on Monday. A job fair will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. as Navy Pier...

After year of virtual adoptions, Logan Square animal rescue reopens to public

AFTER YEAR OF VIRTUAL ADOPTIONS, LOGAN SQUARE ANIMAL RESCUE REOPENS TO PUBLIC

CHICAGO - A return to normalcy means finding forever homes for dogs of an animal shelter in Logan Square. At " One Tail At a Time ,"...

 
 
 
Illinois could expand infertility care definition to include LGBTQ parents under new proposal

ILLINOIS COULD EXPAND INFERTILITY CARE DEFINITION TO INCLUDE LGBTQ PARENTS UNDER NEW PROPOSAL

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - A proposal to expand the state's legal definition of infertility is gaining momentum in the statehouse. Current...

Another game gets away from the White Sox late in a loss to the Royals on Sunday

ANOTHER GAME GETS AWAY FROM THE WHITE SOX LATE IN A LOSS TO THE ROYALS ON SUNDAY

CHICAGO - One of the great things about the 2021 White Sox figured to be a bullpen that featured a healthy collection of young talent...

 
 
 
Residents receive first-dose vaccination at South Suburbs recovery home

RESIDENTS RECEIVE FIRST-DOSE VACCINATION AT SOUTH SUBURBS RECOVERY HOME

BLUE ISLAND, Ill. - Nearly 200 people received their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine at a live-in recovery home in the South Suburbs...

Georgia becomes third state to shut down Johnson & Johnson vaccine site: report

GEORGIA BECOMES THIRD STATE TO SHUT DOWN JOHNSON & JOHNSON VACCINE SITE: REPORT

ATLANTA - Georgia has reportedly become the third state to shut down a vaccination site using the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine...

 
 
 
Glenview residents push for humane removal of beavers HOA plans to trap, kill

GLENVIEW RESIDENTS PUSH FOR HUMANE REMOVAL OF BEAVERS HOA PLANS TO TRAP, KILL

GLENVIEW, Ill. - A couple of underwater neighbors in Glenview are causing uproar above ground. While Glenview residents say that neighboring...

Pilsen store offers wide variety of plants for indoor planting

PILSEN STORE OFFERS WIDE VARIETY OF PLANTS FOR INDOOR PLANTING

CHICAGO - As indoor plants have skyrocketed in popularity during the COVID-19 pandemic, a plant store in Pilsen offers a wide variety...

 
 
 
'We just want to breath': Little Village protest marks anniversary of botched coal plant demolition

'WE JUST WANT TO BREATH': LITTLE VILLAGE PROTEST MARKS ANNIVERSARY OF BOTCHED COAL PLANT DEMOLITION

CHICAGO - More than 100 people marched through Little Village Sunday to mark the anniversary of a botched factory demolition that sent...

Pfizer, BioNTech submit request to expand vaccine to children as young as 12

PFIZER, BIONTECH SUBMIT REQUEST TO EXPAND VACCINE TO CHILDREN AS YOUNG AS 12

NEW YORK - Pfizer and BioNTech are the first companies to request Emergency Use Authorization from the Food and Drug Administration...

 
 
 
17-year-old Florida girl electrocuted after stepping on downed power line while trying to escape burning car

17-YEAR-OLD FLORIDA GIRL ELECTROCUTED AFTER STEPPING ON DOWNED POWER LINE WHILE TRYING TO ESCAPE BURNING CAR

HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. - A 17-year-old girl has died after Florida Highway Patrol troopers say she was electrocuted after stepping on...

Trump drags 'stone cold loser' Mitch McConnell for not helping overturn election

TRUMP DRAGS 'STONE COLD LOSER' MITCH MCCONNELL FOR NOT HELPING OVERTURN ELECTION

PALM BEACH, Florida - Former President Donald Trump is taking swipes at former ally, Senate Minority Leader Mitchell McConnell - for...

 
 
 
Las Vegas pushes to become first to ban ornamental grass

LAS VEGAS PUSHES TO BECOME FIRST TO BAN ORNAMENTAL GRASS

LAS VEGAS - A desert city built on a reputation for excess and indulgence wants to become a model for restraint and conservation with...

The 'Great Reshuffling'? 11 percent of Americans say they moved in 2020, survey finds

THE 'GREAT RESHUFFLING'? 11 PERCENT OF AMERICANS SAY THEY MOVED IN 2020, SURVEY FINDS

In what some are calling the "Great Reshuffling," 11 percent of Americans moved in 2020 as the pandemic continued raging across the...

 
 
 
Why are so many catalytic converters being stolen?

WHY ARE SO MANY CATALYTIC CONVERTERS BEING STOLEN?

VIGO Co., Ind. - Catalytic converters have long been a target for thieves, but a number of communities across the country have seen...

Sunday Forecast: Mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers

SUNDAY FORECAST: MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS

For the latest weather updates, visit wgntv.com/weather

 
 
 
1 killed, 3 critically injured in Dan Ryan crash involving semi-truck

1 KILLED, 3 CRITICALLY INJURED IN DAN RYAN CRASH INVOLVING SEMI-TRUCK

One person was killed Sunday morning and three others were critically injured in a crash involving a car and a semi-truck on the northbound...

7 people injured in police pursuit crash on West Side

7 PEOPLE INJURED IN POLICE PURSUIT CRASH ON WEST SIDE

CHICAGO - Seven people were injured in a crash resulting from a police pursuit in Chicago's West Town neighborhood Saturday night,...

 
 
 
31-year-old man injured in North Side shooting

31-YEAR-OLD MAN INJURED IN NORTH SIDE SHOOTING

CHICAGO - A 31-year-old man was injured in a shooting early Sunday morning in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood, according to police. Police...

As spring temperatures rise, so do chances for severe storms

AS SPRING TEMPERATURES RISE, SO DO CHANCES FOR SEVERE STORMS

 
 
 



Hideki Matsuyama Wins Masters, Makes History For Japan

Hideki Matsuyama Wins Masters, Makes History For Japan

Matsuyama entered the tournament ranked 25th in the world and emerged as the first Japanese person to win a golf major. Read more ...

'Sign of hope': More than 30 San Francisco public schools set to reopen

BACK TO SCHOOL, AT LAST: After more than a year of remote classes, dozens of public schools are reopening in San Francisco. Read more ...

Former Walmart employee drives into store after getting fired

Former Walmart employee drives into store after getting fired

A disgruntled former Walmart employee in North Carolina is accused of crashing into his old workplace and driving through the aisles, a report said. Lacy Gentry, 32, who was... Read more ...

Iran's Zarif blames Israel for Natanz incident, vows revenge

Iran blames its regional arch-foe Israel for Sunday's incident at the Natanz nuclear facility. Read more ...

Leader of Merkel's party seeks backing in bid for chancellor

The new leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's party says he's confident of securing his party's support to become the center-right candidate for Germany's next leader, after he... Read more ...

Death of motorist shot by Minneapolis-area officer sparks unrest

Death of motorist shot by Minneapolis-area officer sparks unrest

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US Federal Reserve chair says economy at ‘inflection point'

The economy is about to 'start growing more quickly' even as COVID remains a risk, Powell says. Read more ...

Baeksang Arts Awards Announces Nominations For Best Films And Dramas

Which drama, film, actor and actress will win the prize at the 57th Baeksang Arts Awards? The nominations for excellence in film and drama are out. Read more ...

EXPLAINER: Iran atomic sites targeted by diplomacy, sabotage

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran's nuclear program has been targeted by diplomatic efforts and sabotage attacks over the last decade, with the latest incident striking its... Read more ...

Reports: Bruins nab Taylor Hall

Bruins GM Don Sweeney was very business Sunday night and into Monday morning, first adding some puck-moving ability on the back end and then reportedly swinging for the fences... Read more ...