Top News

FILE - In this June 1, 2005 file photo, former Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee leaves the Washington Post building in Washngton. Bradlee died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, according to the Washington Post.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Ben Bradlee remembered for invigorating journalismFor former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, good journalism coincided with good timing
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
This undated handout photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) shows a kit that travelers from Ebola-stricken West African nations will be given containing information cards and a thermometer and they will be required to make daily check-ins with state or local health officials to report their status. CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden said the check-ins could be in person, by telephone, Skype or Facetime or through employers — CDC was consulting with the state and local officials to help them work that out. (AP Photo/CDC)
Key features of rigorous new US Ebola monitoringMandatory 21-day monitoring for all travelers from W. Africa to include kits with thermometers
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
BofA to refund Apple Pay customers charged twiceBank of America says it will reimburse customers who were charged twice in Apple Pay glitch
The Associated Press16 minutes ago
FILE - This Feb. 3, 2010 file photo shows a palm tree behind a Toyota sign at Earl Stewart Toyota in North Palm Beach, Fla. Toyota is recalling 247,000 vehicles in high-humidity areas as an air bag problem that has plagued most of the auto industry continues to widen. The recall covers vehicles in South Florida, along the Gulf Coast, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
Correction: Air Bag Recall storyCorrection: Air Bag Recall story
The Associated Press16 minutes ago
In this July 9, 2014 photo, David Demeter sorts packages at the FedEx Express station in Nashville, Tenn. FedEx on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 forecast that deliveries between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve will rise 8.8 percent over last year, to 290 million shipments. That's a more subdued forecast than a year ago, when FedEx predicted 13 percent growth for the season. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
FedEx, UPS make plans for a better holiday seasonAfter rocky season last year, FedEx and UPS look to improve their performance during holidays
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Colorado girls make possible bid to join militantsAuthorities look at friends of Colorado girls who may have tried to join militants in Syria
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence, left, celebrates with Pablo Sandoval the team's 7-1 victory in Game 1 of baseball's World Series over the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
World Series rating for opener drops to lowWorld Series rating for opener reaches record low for San Francisco's 7-1 win over Kansas City
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 26, 2011 file photo, 22-year-old Catherine Devine reads instant messages on her laptop screen at her home in Kings Park, N.Y. Devine had her first of several brushes with online harassment in seventh grade, before she'd even ventured onto the Internet. A report released Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the Internet have witnessed online harassment. Forty percent have experienced it themselves. (AP Photo/Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke, File)
Survey: Harassment a common part of online lifePew survey finds online harassment widespread, young adults most likely to be victims
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
In this image released by Magnolia Pictures, Shailene Woodley, from left, Gabourey Sidibe and Mark Indelicato appear in a scene from "White Bird in a Blizzard." (AP Photo/Magnolia Pictures)
Review: Shailene Woodley gets lost in a blizzardFilm review: Appealing Shailene Woodley gets caught in a strange and campy 'Blizzard'
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Chicago, IL

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Incoming Chicago archbishop won't live in mansion

    The next archbishop of Chicago will live in the rectory at Holy Name Cathedral instead of the archdiocese's North State Parkway mansion. The Archdiocese of Chicago also said Wednesday that Blase Cupich would create a committee to study the best uses for the historic mansion. Greenwich Citizen, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 02:09 PM
  • 2 men charged with train graffiti had CTA keys, uniforms: Police

    Wilmette police are investigating how two Chicago men wearing CTA uniforms and carrying CTA keys allegedly broke into a rail yard to spray paint three CTA rail cars. Officers said they were responding to a report of three people who may have been involved in a drug deal and stopped a car with two men matching the description near the CTA Linden stop about 5 p.m. As the men were being questioned by police during that stop, a CTA employee in the rail yard notified Wilmette police about new graffiti on some train cars. Chicago Tribune, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 07:18 PM
  • High-Rises Near Deadline to Comply With City Fire Ordinance

    Phil Rogers reports. With two months to go until the deadline expires for compliance with Chicago's high-rise fire ordinance, dozens of buildings have failed the city's repeated attempts to bring them into compliance, and will be taken to court. NBC Chicago, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 11:48 PM
  • Evanston police make assault, weapons charges

    The following incidents were listed in the official reports of the Evanston Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest by police does not constitute a finding of guilt; only a law can make that determination. Evanston Review, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 02:52 PM
  • Frank Leone's star is one to watch in the constellation of Chicago hip-hop

    Leone's fleshed-out, flexible, and durable aesthetic is a great Trojan horse for the MC to neatly slip whatever ideas he likes into his music-the largely tranquil instrumental to February's "Bump in the Night" belies Leone's emotive lyrics about senseless street violence. Leone's been working away on a mixtape called Enter Wild , which is set to drop before winter. Chicago Reader, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 04:51 PM
  • Ora Iso unleash the self-titled industrial-noise track 'Ora...

    Because we should be required to pay attention to most everything Ba Da Bing! Records releases these days, today's 12 O'Clock Track is from one of the label's newest ventures, the Brooklyn-based experimental duo Ora Iso and their recent debut album, Bathcat . The track, "Ora Iso" , is a haunting meditation of industrial noise rife with deep creeks and groans of guitar and slicing whooshes that sound about as comforting as a pillow-topped iron maiden. Chicago Reader, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 01:43 PM
  • Selectors to shuffle tour players

    Captain Richie McCaw, Aaron Smith and Owen Franks have started every All Black test this season and while Soldier Field in Chicago would be a souvenir outing for all three, it is also a chance for a break. The All Blacks selectors will have a broad plan about how they will use their 34 players across successive internationals against USA, England, Scotland then Wales. The New Zealand Herald, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 12:16 PM
  • Chicago Police officer shoots and kills 17-year-old male

    A 17-year-old boy who has not been identified by authorities has been shot and killed by a Chicago Police officer, according to Fox News on Tuesday morning. The boy was reportedly armed with a knife on the Southwest Side on Monday night., Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 08:27 AM
powered by Topix


Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
S&P 500 1,927.11 -14.17
NSDQ 4,382.847 -36.632
Symbol Value Change
Watch List is currently empty.

[Max of 15, separated by commas]

  • Symbol

  • Watch List is currently empty.

Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes. Provided by Financial Content.