| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Shannon Lee McMillan, 34, of the 800 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was charged Friday with taking a motor vehicle, unauthorized removal of property and theft between $10,000 and $100,000.
Joseph Leo Severn, 30, of the 100 block of West Inca...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 12:56 PM
This week, hundreds of Chicago workers organized a major labor strike, demanding a wage floor of $15 an hour and the right to unionize. Their protests come on the heels of the largest strike in the fast food industry's history, which took place in...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:08 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Walmart now has approval to build a new store near downtown Springfield. Voters will not have a say about it. A judge made the ruling on the case Wednesday regarding the re-zoning of property. The judge agreeing with the city's...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
A peaceful protest of the George Zimmerman verdict in Los Angeles turned violent Monday after youths broke away from the main demonstration in Leimert Park, stomped on cars, broke windows, set fires and attacked several people.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Summer in Chicago for most parents of young children comes down to three long months of hot, humid weather with little to nothing to keep them occupied. But, take note moms and dads, here we outline everything you'll need to survive through August.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Walmart will host a job fair in preparation for the opening of a new Neighborhood Market in Williamsburg, a press release announced Tuesday.
Walmart will hire as many as 95 employees to work at the new Walmart market slated to open this fall. A...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:38 AM
Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for July 8, 2013.
Andy Murray's Wimbledon win had far more interest than usual for a Sunday topic, while associated searches also did well on Google. Meanwhile, the search engine was itself a trending topic...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Several of the biggest names in country music took the stage in Norman, Okla., on Saturday to raise money for victims of a recent spate of tornadoes there.
Garth Brooks, Toby Keith (who organized the show and lives in Norman), Trisha Yearwood and Willie...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:26 PM
With nearly two months before the new school year starts, retailers want to make sure you have enough time to gather supplies — and spend money.
Big box chains like Walmart, Office Max and Staples are already rolling out Back-to-School displays,...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Tykeem A. Bacon, 24, of the first block of Mount Royal Avenue, was charged Wednesday with possessing marijuana and drugs with intent to distribute.
Montaze D. Berry, 23, of the 4800 block of Seven Trail Circle, was charged Thursday with...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:33 PM
If you're looking for a new iPhone 5 on the cheap, now is the time to buy.
A number of retailers have begun slashing their prices on the popular Apple smartphone, including Wal-Mart, which cut prices on the device by $60. The retailer now sells AT&T,...