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  • Police identify, search for workplace shooting suspect

    Police identify, search for workplace shooting suspect
    Police are searching for a man they consider to be armed and dangerous who opened fire at a workplace in Manteno, Ill. Wednesday. Rene Flores is suspected of shooting another man at a warehouse Wednesday afternoon. Flores fled the scene and the victim...
  • Week 6 schedule: Sept. 24-30

    Week 6 schedule: Sept. 24-30
    Week 6 – Sept. 24-30 All games 7:30 unless noted. THURSDAY, SEPT. 27 CHICAGO BIG SHOULDERS Prosser vs. Mather, 4:15 at Winnemac CHICAGO GREAT LAKES Westinghouse vs. Payton, 7:15 at Lane CHICAGO ILLINI LAND OF LINCOLN Phillips vs. King, 4:...
  • Week 8 schedule: Oct. 8-14

    Week 8 schedule: Oct. 8-14
    Week 8 – Oct. 8-14 All games 7:30 unless noted. WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10 CHICAGO INTER-CITY 4 Urban Prep-Bronzeville vs. Crane, 6:30 at Lane Woodlawn vs. Tilden, 6:30 at Gately THURSDAY, OCT. 11 CHICAGO BIG SHOULDERS Amundsen vs. Taft, 7:15 at...
  • Farmers throughout Illinois now eligible for drought aid

    Farmers throughout Illinois now eligible for drought aid
    WASHINGTON — An announcement today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture means farmers in the entire state of Illinois are now eligible to apply for emergency assistance because of the drought. Fourteen more counties in the state were designated by...
  • Late-winter snowstorm slams Central Illinois, not Chicago

    Late-winter snowstorm slams Central Illinois, not Chicago
    Chicago appears to have dodged the worst of an early-spring snow system that is dumping six to 10 inches on Central Illinois, according to the National Weather Service. But according to State Police Sunday night, motorists traveling in Kankakee,...
  • Kelly easily wins Democratic race to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress

    Kelly easily wins Democratic race to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress
    Former state Rep. Robin Kelly easily won the special Democratic primary Tuesday night in the race to replace the disgraced Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress, helped by millions of dollars in pro-gun control ads from New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's...
  • Chicago Crime Overnight Report

    Chicago Crime Overnight Report
    A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk. • The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued an alert for three children missing from the area of Kankakee, Illinois who may have been brought to South Florida. Artistic Fletcher,...
  • Low turnout in race to replace ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.

    Low turnout in race to replace ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.
    Chicago election officials report turnout is low in the primary election to find a successor to disgraced former Democratic U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. As of 1:45 p.m., turnout was about 11 percent among sampled city precincts, according to the...
  • George Ryan home after spending just hours at halfway house

    George Ryan home after spending just hours at halfway house
    Former Gov. George Ryan spent just hours at a halfway house on Chicago’s West Side this morning before he was released and sent to his Kankakee home, where he will be on home confinement until he completes his 6 -year sentence. Ryan will not...
  • Momence man charged with sexual assault near Rogers Park Red Line stop

    Momence man charged with sexual assault near Rogers Park Red Line stop
    An 18-year-old Kankakee County man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman near the Morse CTA Red Line stop, according to police. James Shorty, of Momence, was charged in connection with the attack about 5:45 a.m. on Dec. 19. He was identified...
  • Snowfall hits north and west suburbs, advances to downtown area

    Snowfall hits north and west suburbs, advances to downtown area
    The first winter storm of the season is moving in fast and has hit the north and western suburbs with a fury as downed power lines were reported in McHenry County. Around 5 p.m., ComEd officials said more than 24,000 people were without power, most...