• By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    BULLS FALL TO MAVERICKS, MARKKANEN RETURN PUSHED BACK A FEW WEEKS

    CHICAGO - Harrison Barnes scored a season-high 23 points and the Dallas Mavericks overcame a sluggish performance by prized rookie...

    NBA, Bulls, Sports
  • Lower 48 snow pack more than triples over the past week; reinforcing cold punch keeps Dec/Jan-level chill going Tuesday-but modest “warming” brings 40s Thursday/Friday; milder temps next week follow weekend chill By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    LOWER 48 SNOW PACK MORE THAN TRIPLES OVER THE PAST WEEK; REINFORCING COLD PUNCH KEEPS DEC/JAN-LEVEL CHILL GOING TUESDAY-BUT MODEST “WARMING” BRINGS 40S THURSDAY/FRIDAY; MILDER TEMPS NEXT WEEK FOLLOW WEEKEND CHILL

    Feature Graphic, Weather, Weather Blog
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    FEEDONTHIS: CELEBRATIONS CONTINUE FOR THE BEARS AFTER ANOTHER VICTORY

    CHICAGO - It's nice for fans of the orange and blue to have "Victory Monday" come up a little more often this season. On five of them...

    Sport, Playoffs, NFL, Sports, Sports Feed
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    GENEVA TEACHERS WILL NOT STRIKE TUESDAY, WILL GIVE SCHOOL BOARD MORE TIME

    GENEVA, Ill. - Teachers in Geneva decided to give the Board of Education more time to reflect on Monday evening's meeting and are hopeful...

    News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    BRAD ROBINSON TALKS BEARS AND CUBS ON SPORTS FEED

    CHICAGO - It's a great time to be a Chicago Bears fan. It's also a great time to be a Chicago Cubs fan, though some people stress out...

    World, Sport, Bears Report, cubs, Sports, Sports Feed
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    FAMILY QUESTIONS POLICE CAMERAS' USEFULNESS

    WGN Investigates The Chicago Police Department has 2,740 public safety cameras. The Office of Emergency Management and Communications...

    WGN Investigates
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    FATHER, 9-YEAR-OLD SON KILLED IN BARN FIRE WERE INSEPARABLE, FAMILY SAYS

    PROVO, Utah - A Utah father and his 9-year-old son died together , trapped in a stall during a barn fire Monday, family members told...

    Running, News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    IT'S THE 1ST POINT FOR THE JEREMY COLLITON ERA, BUT THE BLACKHAWKS' WINLESS STREAK HITS EIGHT

    RALEIGH - Almost, but not quite. They had a 2-0 lead, a goalie being welcomed home as a hero by the opposing crowd, and it looked as...

    NHL, Blackhawks, News, Sports, Sports Feed
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    AMAZON CHOOSES TWO LOCATIONS FOR SECOND, THIRD HEADQUARTERS, WSJ REPORTS

    Amazon has chosen two locations to be the homes for their second and third headquarters, according to the Wall Street Journal . The...

    News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    CHRISTINA AGUILERA TRIED TO SING WITH THE BAND AT NEW ORLEANS BAR - THE BAND SAID NO

    NEW ORLEANS - Pop superstar Christina Aguilera was in New Orleans for a concert at the Saenger Theater on Friday night. At the concert,...

    News
  • ‘Secret Sister' holiday gift exchange scam is back, police warn By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    ‘SECRET SISTER' HOLIDAY GIFT EXCHANGE SCAM IS BACK, POLICE WARN

    Now that the holidays are here, so are social media posts about a gift exchange that promises you'll get between 6 and 36 gifts if...

    News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    MIDWEEK WARMING DUE TO FOLLOW FRIGID TUESDAY

    December-like weather continued on Monday, with area temperatures peaking in the mid and upper 30s. Snow passed south of the immediate...

    Explainer, Weather, Weather Blog
  • Christkindlmarket opens this Friday in Chicago By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    CHRISTKINDLMARKET OPENS THIS FRIDAY IN CHICAGO

    CHICAGO - There may not be any snow on the ground , but a sure sign of winter arrives Friday when Christkindlmarket opens up once again...

    Running, Market, Trending
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    OFF-DUTY OFFICER IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER NORTH SIDE FIRE

    CHICAGO - An off-duty Chicago police officer was injured in a house fire Monday. The fire broke out in a home in the 4000 block of...

    News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 13, 2018

    COLD PERSISTS THROUGH MOST OF THE WEEK

    Updates at wgntv.com/weather

    Weather
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 12, 2018

    BLACK FRIDAY PROTESTS PLANNED OVER TARGET'S PLANS TO CLOSE SOUTH SIDE STORES

    CHICAGO - Protesters gathered outside a South Loop Target store Monday after the retailer announced plans to close two South Side locations...

    Election, News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 12, 2018

    WISCONSIN SCHOOL DISTRICT INVESTIGATES PHOTO OF STUDENTS' APPARENT NAZI SALUTE

    Watch Video BARABOO, Wis. - A Wisconsin school district is investigating a photo of a group of high school boys giving what appears...

    News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 12, 2018

    BODY DISCOVERED NEAR PARK IN JOLIET

    JOLIET, Ill. - Police are investigating after a body was found Monday morning near a park in Joliet. Police said the body was discovered...

    News
  • Deer on tracks suspends CTA Blue Line service between O'Hare, Harlem By WGN TV   -   Nov 12, 2018

    DEER ON TRACKS SUSPENDS CTA BLUE LINE SERVICE BETWEEN O'HARE, HARLEM

    CHICAGO - A deer got stuck on the CTA Blue Line tracks Monday afternoon, suspending service between the airport and the Harlem stop. The...

    News
  • By WGN TV   -   Nov 12, 2018

    IS THIS PAST OCTOBER 2018 THE COLDEST OCTOBER?

    Dear Tom, This past October 2018 seemed like the coldest October that I can recall. Am I correct? Thanks, Noah Rothschild Wilmette Dear...

    Ask Tom Why, Weather, Weather Blog