A tornado that touched down in suburban Chicago late Sunday damaged more than 100 homes and left 19,000 without power.
The disturbing clip of a man and woman being shot in Chicago was viewed more than 570,000 times on Twitter.
The storm caused severe damage in Chicago suburbs before making its way towards the neighboring state of Indiana.
As Father's Day approaches—a day many millions of Americans celebrate but many others stumble through—Carlos Colon's story is worth knowing.
After four days of fighting the flames at the plant in Rockton, Illinois, officials are concerned that chemicals from the foam used to put out the fire may be harmful to the groundwater in the surrounding areas.
The attorney for former officer Michael LaPorta called the decision "a small measure of justice."
James Gibson, who spent almost 30 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, has told Newsweek that the administration of Mayor Lori Lightfoot is "playing games" as he seeks compensation.
Police said that the situation is currently under investigation, and no one has been arrested in connection with the shooting. The motive, as well as who fired the shots, is unknown, police said.
Latinos and other minority groups could absorb the consequences of the new district lines through inadequate representation in the Illinois General Assembly, according to one of the suits.
The Chicago mayor is being sued over her decision to limit solo interviews to reporters of color.
Chicago Police Department confirmed it is investigating the video that it said shows "several females riding on a marked squad car."
The woman was walking with her infant son when a man harassed her, telling her to take her face mask off.
A Parkland father questioned the lack of attention given to children shot in Chicago, which has led to more kids' deaths than COVID-19 in the city. Andrew Pollack became an advocate for school safety after his daughter was killed in the high school shooting.
According to WGN 9 News in Chicago, police said the incident occurred at around 7:30 p.m. local time on Monday when a 39-year-old Uber driver was called for a ride at 23rd Street and 55th Avenue in Cicero, Illinois.
Clark was riding his bike in the Avondale area of Chicago when he was hit by a car in the early hours of May 26.
"Our leaders must condemn all racism, including anti-white," the former Democratic congresswoman wrote.
Two men face felony charges over the incident last weekend, in which the girl was shot while sitting in a car.
According to local organizations, the number of minors transferred to five Chicago-area shelters first "doubled, then tripled," beginning in December 2020.
Lightfoot challenged media outlets and the press in Chicago to "hire reporters of color—and specifically women of color—to cover Chicago politics and City Hall in particular."
Charlee Funes, 13, was "slammed into the pavement face first," leading to her losing half of one of her front teeth, according to her family.
Foo Fighters are set to headline the four-day festival in Chicago that is set to return this summer.
The cat was trapped in the fifth-floor apartment of a burning building but managed to escape unscathed.
Lt. Col. Kari McEwen, 101st Airborne Division spokesperson, confirmed to Newsweek that the three men identified in the complaint were stationed at Fort Campbell.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is among those to have paid their respects to the architect following his death on Saturday.
The couple were brutally attacked as they were carrying out yard work for their elderly relative in Chicago.
Timothy Nielsen, 57, was arrested Saturday and faces charges of attempted murder after he "intentionally jumped a curb in his vehicle and drove at a group of pedestrians gathered for a picnic," police said.
Timothy Nielsen, 57, was charged with attempted murder after driving his truck into a crowd of people at a picnic in Chicago on Saturday.
The Chicago Tribune, which tracks all of the area's shooting victims, recorded that 956 people have been shot between January 1 and April 26.