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 2017-09-26 16:00 

TV By The Numbers

The Masked Schedulers history of Must-See TV, part 27: When clip showsattack... +

The Masked Scheduler is looking back at the scheduling and ...

 2017-09-26 15:33 

Chicago Sun-Times

Teens who crashed stolen car into pond arrested buying dry clothing... +

Two teenagers who stole a car and crashed into a pond were arrested trying to buy dry clothing at a Walmart with a stolen credit card, police said....

 2017-09-26 15:28 

Chicago Sun-Times

Motorcyclist killed in Elmhurst crash... +

The crash between a motor vehicle and a motorcycle happened at 9:10 p.m. at North Avenue and Berteau Street in Elmhurst....

 2017-09-26 15:15 

TV By The Numbers

TV Ratings Monday: Young Sheldon and The Good Doctor start strong, The Voice has lowestpremiere... +

Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Monday, Sept. 25, ...

 2017-09-26 15:05 

Chicago Tribune

Here's why former Chicago Bear Alan Ball joined 'Survivor' cast... +

Alan Ball is used to competing and being on TV, but Survivor" was a whole new ball game for the former Illinois and Bears defensive back. It was something different. It was a challenge that I haven't been accustomed to. My whole career, I've been in team ...

 2017-09-26 15:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

10 tips to help fight osteoporosis... +

While it's best to develop bone-healthy habits in childhood, you can take action at any age to improve both bone and muscle health....

 2017-09-26 15:00 

Chicago Tribune

Trump's fighting with black NFL players to charm his white supporters... +

President Donald Trump's ongoing fight with professional athletes has one purpose: to inflame racial tensions. The president says his demand that National Football League owners fire those players who protest racial injustice by kneeling during the pre-ga...

 2017-09-26 14:58 

Chicago Sun-Times

Joffrey Ballet adds three new dancers to company... +

The Joffrey Ballet is on a roll. Last week it was named the resident dance company of Lyric Opera of Chicago. On Saturday evening it opened in its first collaboration with the opera company: a new production of Gluck’s “Orphee et Eurydice,R...

 2017-09-26 14:51 

Chicago Tribune

Illinois lawmakers seek DCFS data about the caseloads of child welfare investigators... +

State lawmakers are requesting data on the caseloads of Department of Children and Family Services investigators following a recent Tribune investigation into mismanagement at the agency's understaffed Joliet office. A longstanding federal court consent d...

 2017-09-26 14:48 

CBS Chicago

2 Killed, 1 Wounded In Glendale Heights Murder-Suicide... +

Police said officers responded to a call of a disturbance in a home in the 1400 block of Golfview Drive around 8:30 p.m. Saturday....

 2017-09-26 14:48 

TV By The Numbers

Sunday cable ratings: Outlander hits total-viewer high, Fear the Walking Dead ticksup... +

Two weeks after airing its most-watched episode ever with the ...

 2017-09-26 14:33 

Chicago Tribune

Psychiatrist testifies Naperville mom on trial killed kids out of anger, resentment... +

The Naperville mother accused of killing two children committed the crimes out of anger and resentment and then feigned some psychotic symptoms that "looked like a bad Hollywood movie," a prosecution expert witness testified Monday at the woman's murder t...

 2017-09-26 14:31 

Chicago Sun-Times

Whitney Young High School drops football... +

The Dolphins have just 26 players this season, so a few injuries sustained in a Week 3 game against Goode has left the squad short-handed....

 2017-09-26 14:30 

TV By The Numbers

Return of the Cancel Bear: The Third Season Rule and certain renewals for2018-19... +

We are a day into the 2017-18 TV season, and ...

 2017-09-26 14:26 

TV By The Numbers

Saturday cable ratings: College football, SpongeBob and Hallmark scorewell... +

Another fall Saturday, another day of college football dominance in ...

 2017-09-26 14:26 

Chicago Tribune

Fire chief apologizes after calling Steelers coach Mike Tomlin a racial slur for anthem decision... +

A Pittsburgh-area volunteer fire chief is apologizing after using a racial slur to describe Steelers coach Mike Tomlin for instructing his team to stay in a stadium tunnel instead of standing on the field for the national anthem ahead of Sunday's game aga...

 2017-09-26 14:24 

CBS Chicago

The Bernstein Brief: Addison Russells Nachos Incident A Timely Diversion... +

A comic scene played out played out at Busch Stadium on Monday night....

 2017-09-26 14:20 

Chicago Tribune

Chicago's Outcome Health to add 2,000 jobs... +

Healthcare technology company Outcome Health plans to add another 2,000 jobs to Chicago by 2022, the company announced Tuesday. The announcement follows news earlier this year that the company plans to move in April into nearly 400,000-square-foot space a...

 2017-09-26 14:14 

CBS Chicago

Levine: Cubs Close In On History Again... +

The Cubs are on the verge of advancing to the playoffs in three straight seasons for the first time since 1908....

 2017-09-26 14:12 

Chicago Tribune

Dig deeper, Metra riders. Another year, another fare hike.... +

Add Metra to the posse of local governments with hands outstretched. The commuter rail agency is preparing its budget for 2018, and it includes fare increases for riders. Again. Why? The agency needs, needs, needs the money, it says. Revenue that Metra re...

 2017-09-26 14:11 

Chicago Tribune

Alumni of all ages return home to Arlington High School all-class reunion... +

Inside the former Arlington High School, Shirley Sander Brown, a member of the school's class of 1945, giggled like a teenager again as she attracted the attention of two classmates from the class of 1946. "They haven't changed a bit," said Brown, 90, add...

 2017-09-26 14:10 

Christianity Today

Tolerance online: those with diverging opinions need not apply... +

The online abuse directed at BBC's political editor Laura Kuenssberg provides evidence of a failing capacity in our culture to tolerate what we do not like, let alone love....

 2017-09-26 14:10 

Chicago Tribune

Elgin honors Civil War general who 'gave back to the community'... +

The historical marker next to Gen. William Lynch's grave at Bluff City Cemetery didn't tell the story of who the man was, Jim Zingales said. Zingales didn't know much about Lynch before a year ago, either, he said. Zingales didn't know that a decorated Un...

 2017-09-26 14:09 

Chicago Tribune

Projecting the Cubs playoff roster... +

If the Cubs make the playoffs, they would most likely play the Nationals in the National League Division Series. Here's a projected Cubs roster for that matchup....

 2017-09-26 14:05 

Chicago Tribune

Vegetative-state patient responds to experimental therapy after 15 years... +

French researchers say they restored some signs of consciousness in a brain-injured man who hadn't shown any awareness in 15 years. During months of experimental treatment, his gaze could follow a moving object and he turned his head toward people speakin...

 2017-09-26 14:04 

Chicago Sun-Times

4 NCAA assistant coaches among 10 charged with fraud and corruption... +

Federal prosecutors have announced charges of fraud and corruption in college basketball, including against four coaches....

 2017-09-26 14:03 

TV By The Numbers

Celebrity Family Feud, 60 Minutes and NFL adjust up: Sunday finalratings... +

Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Sunday, Sept. ...

 2017-09-26 14:03 

Chicago Sun-Times

Illinois bobcat season: Some tweaks in place, and some notes... +

There are tweaks in place before Illinois begins its second modern season for hunting and trapping of bobcats....

 2017-09-26 14:03 

Chicago Tribune

NCAA basketball coaches among 10 charged with fraud and corruption... +

Four college basketball coaches were among those facing federal charges Tuesday in a wide probe of fraud and corruption in the NCAA, authorities said. The coaches were identified in court papers as Chuck Person of Auburn University, Emanuel Richardson of ...

 2017-09-26 13:51 

Chicago Sun-Times

It costs nearly $100,000 a year to stay at a nursing home, survey says... +

Long-term care can impose a crushing financial burden on individuals or families in part because Medicare provides limited help....

 2017-09-26 13:45 

Chicago Tribune

'Kevin Can Wait' premiere: The decision to kill off Erinn Hayes' character gets even weirder... +

Let's say you're a TV producer, and you have decided that - despite the fact that your show is a family sitcom - it's time to kill off the wife character after the first season. Things were going fine, but now your leading man's former female co-star is a...

 2017-09-26 13:35 

Chicago Sun-Times

Outcome Health to announce new office space downtown... +

Outcome Health, looking to expand its national and global reach, will have room for 2,400 employees....

 2017-09-26 13:29 

Chicago Tribune

Being empathetic is good, but it can hurt your health... +

Your husband was just passed over for a promotion, and he's depressed. Your friend's breast cancer has returned. As a supportive spouse and friend, you feel their pain. Growing research suggests there's a cost to all that caring. Empathy - the ability to ...

 2017-09-26 13:20 

Chicago Tribune

Equifax dumps CEO in wake of damaging data breach... +

Credit reporting agency Equifax is ousting CEO Richard Smith in an effort to clean up the mess left by a damaging data breach that exposed highly sensitive information about 143 million Americans. The shake-up announced Tuesday comes after Equifax disclos...

 2017-09-26 13:20 

Chicago Tribune

IHSA stopped PED testing program 2 years ago and didn't tell anyone... +

When the IHSA announced in June that it was ending its performance-enhancing drug testing program after nearly a decade, it was, to an extent, old news. Not a single high school student-athlete in Illinois had been tested during the two academic years pri...

 2017-09-26 13:13 

CBS Chicago

Fiery Crash Kills 1, Shuts Down Eastbound I-80 Near Joliet... +

All eastbound lanes of I-80 remained were closed as of 7 a.m., and they were expected to remain closed for several hours, police said....

 2017-09-26 13:08 

Chicago Sun-Times

Equifax dumps CEO in wake of damaging data breach... +

Equifax CEO Richard Smith has resigned after the credit agency's massive internet breach....

 2017-09-26 13:07 

CBS Chicago

Relief Flight Loaded With Supplies Heading From Chicago To Puerto Rico... +

Another flight made the same trip on Monday, delivering 75,000 pounds of supplies, and bringing back more than 300 evacuees....

 2017-09-26 13:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

Fashion icon Isaac Mizrahi shows off his style via cabaret... +

In the show, Mizrahi sings standards while also riffing, on among other things, personal weight issues, sleeplessness and Jewish stereotypes....

 2017-09-26 12:55 

Chicago Sun-Times

Man charged with shooting in Fernwood... +

A man has been charged with shooting another man early Monday in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side....

 2017-09-26 12:51 

Chicago Tribune

NFL power rankings: Patriots, Cowboys making moves... +

Ranking the NFL teams before Week 4 begins (last week's ranking in parentheses)....

 2017-09-26 12:40 

Chicago Tribune

Watch Chance the Rapper debut new song on 'The Late Show'... +

Chance the Rapper debuted a new song Monday on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert that gives a glimpse into how the Chicago rappers busy year of performing at festivals and winning Grammys has affected him. Chance said he was planning to perform an outtak...

 2017-09-26 12:38 

Chicago Tribune

One killed when 3 semi trucks collide on I-80 near Joliet... +

At least one person was killed and another critically injured when three semi trucks collided on eastbound Interstate 80 just west of Larkin near Joliet Tuesday morning, according to the state police.The accident happened just after 6 a.m. Tuesday. One dr...

 2017-09-26 12:31 

Christianity Today

What's really wrong with David Meade's doomsday prediction... +

If the first thing people think of when they see a church is a delusional end-times prophet, we have a problem....

 2017-09-26 12:31 

Chicago Tribune

Rattled by daily tremors, 75,000 people flee over fear of Bali volcano eruption... +

Warnings that a volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali will erupt have sparked an exodus of more than 75,000 people that is likely to continue to swell, the country's disaster agency said Tuesday. Authorities have ordered the evacuation of villa...

 2017-09-26 12:22 

CBS Chicago

COPA Releases Videos Of Crash That Killed Woman, Off-Duty CPD Officer... +

The newly-released footage shows Officer Taylor Clarks SUV running a red light, and striking the passenger side of Chequita Adams' car....

 2017-09-26 12:17 

Chicago Tribune

Donald Trump begins the morning by slamming the NFL on Twitter... +

President Donald Trump is up and tweeting, and his target is the NFL. Trump says "ratings for NFL football are way down except before game starts when people tune in to see whether or not our country will be disrespected." He also says that booing at the ...

 2017-09-26 12:14 

Chicago Sun-Times

Police: Fatal crash shuts down eastbound I-80 in Joliet... +

One person was killed and at least one other person was injured in a crash that shut down part of I-80 Tuesday morning in southwest suburban Joliet....

 2017-09-26 12:08 

CBS Chicago

Plainfield Bank Robber Suspected In Heists In Lisle, Westchester... +

Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to call the FBI's Chicago office at (312) 421-6700....

 2017-09-26 12:06 

Chicago Tribune

Rob Brantly caps fathers 37-year military career with in-game tribute at White Sox game... +

White Sox catcher Rob Brantly posed for a photo with the serviceman being honored Monday night in the middle of the game against the Angels at Guaranteed Rate Field, then took hold of his hand and raised it up to the crowd. When the duo spoke of the momen...

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