CHICAGO -- People learning to work in construction could get more help finding a job.
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs are one step closer to a $575 million renovation of Wrigley Field.
CHICAGO -- Minimum wage workers in the Windy City could start making more money.
CHICAGO -- Mother Nature put on a show in the Windy City Monday night.
CHICAGO -- Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner is under fire again after more details emerge of an alleged deal for his daughter's prep school admission.
CHICAGO -- It's not a galaxy far, far away, but Chicago will soon be the home for a collection of art and movie memorabilia for Star Wars creator George Lucas.
CHICAGO -- Governor Quinn signed a landmark decision on pension reform.
CHICAGO -- Ever had that feeling of wanting to fall asleep at work?
CHICAGO -- The Champaign Police Department helped officers in Chicago find a man they say murdered someone.
Update: 1:30 pm, 5/30/14, Friday CHICAGO -- It was business as usual Friday at the Willis Tower.
BARRINGTON -- A mother and four kids are counting their blessings after an unusual accident. It happened on Interstate 90, near Chicago.
CHICAGO -- A young boy is being hailed a hero for stopping an abduction.
SKOKIE -- Animal control officers saved the day.
CHICAGO -- A new attraction at the John Hancock is rocking visitors' worlds. It's called Tilt.
Update: 4:00 pm, 4/24/14, Thursday CHICAGO -- A lot of Cubs' fans may find this hard to swallow. The 400-pound cake created for Wednesday's 100th celebration ended up in a dumpster.
CHICAGO -- State Treasurer Dan Rutherford was hoping charges against him would get thrown out Thursday, but it didn't happen.
CHICAGO -- 102-year old Willie Tillman took the elevator up to the 103rd floor of Willis Tower.
CHICAGO -- Thieves broke into the Yves Saint-Laurent Paris store and made off with more than $100,000 in merchandise.
CHICAGO -- Birthdays are always something to celebrate, but when someone turns 100 years old, the celebration should be enormous.
CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox opened up the 2014 baseball season Monday at U.S. Cellular Field.
EVANSTON -- The National Labor Relations Board in Chicago says football players at Northwestern University are employees and can unionize.
Update: 4:05 pm, 3/26/14, Wednesday CHICAGO -- The train stop at O'Hare Airport remains closed as a result of Monday's derailment, but the first lawsuit has been filed by a passenger.
PALATINE -- Instead of cutting jobs or raising taxes, one fire department is taking a new approach to balancing its budget.
CHICAGO -- Governor Pat Quinn appeared at The Gap Thursday.
CHICAGO -- Two brothers know all about successful fundraising campaigns.
Latest: 4:03 pm, 3/10/14, Monday MACON COUNTY -- Monday was the first chance same-sex couples could get a marriage license here.
CHICAGO -- It's no secret this winter has been tough on the roads. Potholes are all over the state.
ILLINOIS -- Snapping those selfies could be causing a big bug problem.
URBANA -- Champaign County became the second county in the state to issue same-sex marriage licenses. It comes just days after a federal judge ruled Cook County could do the same.
ILLINOIS -- Cook County is now issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
COOK COUNTY -- Some same-sex couples in Illinois won't have to wait until June to say "I do."
CHICAGO -- Four students were hurt in a fire at their high school Wednesday morning.
CHICAGO -- The annual tradition of making the Oscar Awards has begun.
CHICAGO -- Journalists honored Roger Ebert Tuesday night.
ROBBINS -- A Cook County teen is being hailed a hero after saving his nephew's life.
CHICAGO -- A 14-year old girl admitted killing her 11-year old half-sister.
CHICAGO -- Meet the Cubs new mascot, Clark. He made his public debut Monday at a pediatric center.
CHICAGO -- The Windy City is still dealing with some of the coldest temperatures it's seen in decades, but it's leaving behind some beautiful ice sculptures.
Update: 10:23 pm CHICAGO -- Anyone watching the Bears take on the Cowboys Monday night might have been watching for one coach in particular.
CHICAGO -- A billboard depicting a U.S. soldier embracing a Muslim woman has people talking.
CHICAGO -- An Illinois UPS driver has driven 7-million miles without ever having an accident.
CHICAGO -- A grandfather was gunned down and surveillance video captured his last moments.
Update: 10:32 pm, 11/13/13, Wednesday CHICAGO -- People riding Chicago's public transit got a wild ride.
CHICAGO -- Prosecutors say Rod Blagojevich should stay behind bars even as he appeals his corruption conviction.
CHICAGO -- An Illinois landmark is no longer "second to none."
CHICAGO -- Three men are dead, and a boy is in serious condition after a violent Wednesday night.
CHICAGO -- A new Starbucks is the first of its kind.
CHICAGO -- A new runway opened for business at O'Hare International Airport Thursday.
CHICAGO -- A program to help veterans get job training will soon get underway in the state. It's called "Get Skills to Work."
CHICAGO -- It's only been one day since Illini Tatyana McFadden won the Women's Wheelchair Race at the Chicago Marathon, but she's done celebrating.