| Feb 18, 2014
| 10:07 AM
A Cook County commissioner plans to propose a resolution Wednesday calling for a mandatory “fly-quiet” program during overnight hours at O’Hare International Airport to address increasing jet noise from a new runway layout.
| Jul 28, 2006
To qualify for Medicare funding, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services requires transplant centers to perform a certain number of transplants annually and achieve a specific unadjusted survival rate for patients one year after surgery....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Raymond Fredrick Hitzel
Raymond Fredrick Hitzel passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, November 2, 2013.
Born in Chicago, Illinois on February 25, 1920, Ray attended Lions Township High School
where he excelled in athletics. Ray went on to play...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:21 PM
FT. HOOD, Texas — As soon as Suzy Sanders got word of the shooting at Ft. Hood on Wednesday, she began frantically texting her 21-year-old stepson, a soldier stationed at the Army post.
His first chilling reply landed more than an hour later, at...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:59 PM
FT. HOOD, Texas — For the second time in five years, President Obama came to this sprawling Army post to console a community all too familiar with death, to offer a nation's condolences and to remind soldiers and their families of the healing...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 1:53 PM
WASHINGTON — The Illinois congressional delegation today wrote the president asking him for a disaster declaration for 15 counties hit by severe storms and tornados on Nov. 17.
The counties, they said, "were pummeled by the fourth largest November...
| Aug 13, 2009
These women are all in the running to be America's Next Top Model this fall:
Top Row: Left To Right
Ashley Age: 22 Hometown: Chicago, Illinois (currently Brooklyn, New York) Occupation: Artist Height: 5'6"
Bianca Age: 21 Hometown: Columbia, South...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 1:21 PM
CHICAGO — As the Rev. Thomas McCarthy finished his homily Monday for SeaWorld whale trainer Dawn Brancheau, at least a dozen candles flickered to represent the "light" she gave to her work, family, friends and faith.
"We must honor her by giving...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 1:15 PM
The Supreme Court says it will take up a challenge to Chicago's ban on handguns, opening the way for a ruling that could set off a vigorous new campaign to roll back state and local gun controls across the nation.
Victory for gun-rights proponents in the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Jake Miller’s broadcasting career began here in 1996 as an intern at Fox59.
His first job was in Bowling Green, Kentucky where he met Indy Sports Nation’s Chris Hagan! From there, Jake has worked as an Anchor or Reporter in Terre Haute,...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 7:53 AM
UPDATE: Bahamian authorities may or may not be closing in on Colton Harris-Moore.
"We want him caught. We want him off the island," said Silbert Mills, a reporter with Radio Abaco. Abaco is the Bahamian island where police think the notorious 'Barefoot...