(NAPERVILLE, Ill.) -- A tornado tore through the Chicago suburb of Naperville, Illinois, Sunday night, damaging over 130 homes and leaving 22 houses uninhabitable, fire officials said. "It was like a bomb went off with all the debris in the streets," Ryan Puraleski told ABC News. Eight... Read More.
(NAPERVILLE, Ill.) -- A tornado tore through the Chicago suburb of Naperville, Illinois, just after 11 p.m. Sunday, leaving five people in the hospital, including one in critical condition, city officials said. "It was like a bomb went off with all the debris in the... Read More.
Journey is one of the many artists who will be playing special Lollapalooza aftershows this summer. Taking place during the week of the Chicago festival, the aftershows will be held outside of the Grant Park grounds in a variety of venues throughout the Windy City.... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- At least four people were killed and four others were injured Tuesday morning in the second mass shooting in Chicago in four days, police said. A barrage of gunfire erupted just before 6 a.m. in the city's Englewood neighborhood, police said. The shooting... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- At least seven people, including a child, were injured Tuesday morning in the second mass shooting in Chicago in four days, police said. Gunfire erupted around 6 a.m. in the city's Englewood neighborhood, police said. The shooting followed a disturbance at a home,... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago police officer who fatally shot a man in March is being investigated for allegedly pulling a gun on a man during a road rage incident, sources said. An altercation between an officer and another driver occurred on May 21 in Chicago's... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released a highly anticipated civilian police oversight proposal that would create an independent seven-member citizen panel to advise the city’s police operations. The 17-page proposed ordinance was released Monday and would create a citywide Community Commission for Public... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- A violent weekend in Chicago left at least 48 people shot in separate incidents, including two police officers who were wounded on Sunday morning when they responded to a ShotSpotter detection alert, authorities said. At least five people were killed in the rash... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago plans to roll out a "Vax Pass" next month that vaccinated residents can use to attend events like summer concerts, according to top city health officials. Dr. Allison Arwady, Chicago's public health commissioner, stressed that the forthcoming pass is not a vaccine... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 has taken the lives of more than 570,000 Americans and counting. Those we've lost come from all backgrounds and include the very people -- first responders and medical staff -- who have been working on the front lines. But the virus... Read More.
The Trial of the Chicago 7 is up for Best Picture at the Oscars this weekend. The film is based on the real-life trial of a group of prominent anti-Vietnam War activists, including Abbie Hoffman, Tom Hayden, Jerry Rubin and Bobby Seale. Five months after protesting at the 1968 Democratic National... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago's mayor says she's "heartbroken and angered" after a 7-year-old girl was shot and killed while in a car in broad daylight. The young girl was shot multiple times, and the man with her was shot in the torso, while in a car... Read More.