CHICAGO (AP) — About $5 million has been awarded to the family of a 37-year-old black man fatally shot nearly five years ago by a white Chicago police officer. The
HARVEY, Ill. (AP) — A 10-year old boy has been shot while sitting in a vehicle with his father in suburban Chicago. WLS-TV reports that
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai’s government has told The Associated Press that singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and “has not been
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — Judson University says Caroline Kennedy will headline this year’s World Leaders Forum in suburban Chicago. The school says the attorney, former
STAUNTON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police say a trooper is recovering at a hospital after being wounded during a shootout with a carjacking suspect
MORTON GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Hundreds gathered in suburban Chicago to show solidarity with area Muslims and take a stand against hate in the wake
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois Healthcare is hoping to expand access to trauma care in its namesake part of the state. The Southern Illinoisan
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A zoning board has rejected plans by a central Illinois winery to expand. The Peoria Planning and Zoning Commission voted against
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University is turning to students to envision the future and reshape Illinois.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man has pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with a vehicle crash that killed a 17-year-old high
CHICAGO (AP) — A new veterans’ home in Chicago is expected to welcome its first residents next spring, more than four years after ground was
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis has removed three Michael Jackson items from exhibits after a new documentary renewed allegations of child sexual
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State Police say two crashes involving four semitrailers and five passenger vehicles have left at least two people dead
13 WEATHER AUTHORITY
CONNECT WITH 13 WREX
ROCKFORD (WREX) – Some special guests dropped by Becca’s closet in Rockford on Saturday. Becca’s closet is a charity boutique that helps girls find their perfect
(NBC) – A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call Saturday off the coast of Noway and began evacuating passengers. The Viking Sky
FREEPORT (WREX) – People affected by flooding in Freeport can find help with cleanup supplies this weekend. The American Red Cross of Northwest Illinois is
An off-duty Chicago Police officer has died after being shot early Saturday morning, according to CPD chief communications officer Anthony Guglielmi.
A new poll shows a majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and most believe schools and places of worship have become less safe over the last two decades.