| Dec 3, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Temperatures in Chicago hit 70 degrees in December for only the third time in recorded history Monday, prompting Chicagoans to dress like they did a season ago.
So Angela Beata boldly strolled around the city with her legs bare in a miniskirt and her...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Southwest Airlines will have five daily flights to and from Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport.
The service will begin June 2, 2013 with two nonstop flights to Dallas Love Field, two nonstop flights to Chicago's Midway Airport and one nonstop flight to Las...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Dense fog caused more than 200 flights to be canceled at O'Hare and Midway airports this morning on one of the busier travel days of the year.
As of 11:45 a.m., 174 flights had been canceled at O'Hare International Airport and 32 at Midway Airport,...
| Nov 22, 2012
Two hours after giving birth to twins in northwest Indiana, Stacy Martinez was being loaded onto a helicopter to be rushed to University of Chicago Hospital.
A nurse told the patient's friend Saturday to say her goodbyes because Martinez's life hung...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:38 AM
Two people suffered minor injuries when a CTA train derailed in the Orange Line rail yard at Midway Airport Friday morning, officials said
The train derailed around 2:30 a.m. in the 4600 block of West 59th Street, according to the Chicago Fire...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Short-lived but strong storms moved through the Chicago area midday today, leaving little real rain in most places, but dumping hail up to 1-1/2 inches in diameter in some western sububs.
Forecasters had been predicting a sunnny afternoon and near...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 4:11 PM
A Chicago woman has been accused of abducting and abandoning a baby girl in a fake pregnancy scheme designed to help her boyfriend in court, police said.
T’Keyah Williams, 19, of the 7300 block of South Yates Boulevard, was charged with one...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Posted by John Byrne at 11:50 a.m. The nomination of a new director of Chicago's Office of Emergency Management and Communications will head to the full City Council for consideration after a council committee gave him the OK during a......
| Oct 29, 2011
At 4:30 on Christmas morning in 2006, Reynaldo Flores found his 27-year-old housemate tearing up photographs of the housemate's girlfriend, as well as letters from her, and stuffing blood-stained clothing into plastic garbage bags.
Flores later told...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 9:32 PM
A power outage Friday night affected an employee parking lot at Midway International Airport, but did not disrupt any flights, according to officials.The power went out in an employee parking lot near 55th Street and Archer Avenue at the Southwest Side...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The remains of Plainfield Pfc. Andrew Meari, who died Monday in Afghanistan, will return home next week, his family said. Meariâs body is expected to …...