• By WGN TV   -   Mar 23, 2019

    11 CAR BURGLARIES IN JUST ONE NIGHT; SUBURBAN POLICE SEEK SUSPECTS

    NEW LENOX, Ill. - Suburban police are investigating a string of car burglaries. Police said there have been 35 car burglaries since...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 23, 2019

    PLEASANT ON SATURDAY, THEN CLOUDS, WIND RETURN

    Friday produced mostly sunny skies, but daytime temperatures remained below normal, in keeping with a month that has favored chilly...

    Explainer, Weather, Weather Blog
  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 23, 2019

    SUNNY START TO THE WEEKEND

    Updates at wgntv.com/weather

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 23, 2019

    1-YEAR-OLD BOY FATALLY MAULED BY 2 DOGS IN FRESNO

    FRESNO, Calif. - A 1-year-old boy who wandered out of his grandparents' house in Fresno was fatally mauled in their front yard by two...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 23, 2019

    GEOSTORM MAY BRING NORTHERN LIGHTS FAR SOUTH TONIGHT

    Many Americans and Canadians have a great chance to see the northern lights on Friday night and early Saturday morning. A solar flare...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 23, 2019

    MAN KILLED IN SUBURBAN HOME INVASION

    BERWYN, Ill. -A 19-year-old was injured and his stepfather killed after a home invasion in suburban Nerwyn. Police say three armed...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    R KELLY DEFENSE EMERGES, INCLUDING SAYING ACCUSERS ARE LYING

    CHICAGO - R. Kelly yelled through tears in a recent TV interview before an audience numbering in the millions, saying he's in a fight...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    THE BAD SNOWSTORM ON MARCH 25-26, 1930

    Dear Tom, My siblings told me we had a bad snowstorm on my first birthday, March 26, 1930. Do you have details on that storm? Thanks, Sam...

    Ask Tom Why, Weather, Weather Blog
  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    ELOY JIMÉNEZ AGREES TO 6-YEAR, $43 MILLION DEAL WITH WHITE SOX

    GLENDALE, Ariz. - It's official. Eloy Jiménez agreed to terms Friday on a six-year, $43-million contract with the White Sox. The deal...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    MAN FOUND SHOT ON SOUTH SIDE DIES AT HOSPITAL

    CHICAGO - A man was shot and killed Friday on Chicago's South Side. Police said officers responded to the 8400 block of South Sangamon...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    ‘THE CONNERS,' WITHOUT ROSEANNE, RENEWED FOR ANOTHER SEASON

    “The Conners” are sticking around. The “Roseanne” spin-off on Friday officially received a second season order from ABC, a move that...

    Entertainment, Dean's List, Trending
  • Woman who was smallest baby born in Texas now works at NICU that saved her life By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    WOMAN WHO WAS SMALLEST BABY BORN IN TEXAS NOW WORKS AT NICU THAT SAVED HER LIFE

    TEMPLE, Texas - When Tammy Lewis was born, she was 3½ months early and weighed in at only 1 pound 4 ounces. Her family faced the harsh...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    MUELLER CONCLUDES RUSSIA PROBE, DELIVERS REPORT TO ATTORNEY GENERAL

    WASHINGTON - Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination...

    Election, Donald Trump, Congress, News
  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    JUDGE RULES DEERFIELD CAN'T BAN ASSAULT WEAPONS

    DEERFIELD, Ill. - A Lake County judge has ruled that the Chicago suburb of Deerfield can't enact a ban on assault weapons. A judge...

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    ‘THE SCREAM' MAY NOT ACTUALLY BE SCREAMING, MUSEUM SAYS

    Edvard Munch's The Scream may be one of the most recognizable images in art history, but the British Museum thinks most people have...

    Art, Trending
  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    PRIEST STABBED DURING MASS IN MONTREAL

    MONTREAL - A priest was taken to the hospital after he was stabbed during a mass Friday in Montreal. The Canadian Press reports Rev....

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    CHICAGO AREA RIVER FORECAST SUMMARY

    Rivers continue to fall across the Chicago area. Moderate flooding is occurring at Freeport and Shirland on the Pecatonica River as...

    Weather, Weather Blog
  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    LUNCHBREAK: ORECCHIETTE WITH COUNTRY PORK RAGU

    Chef Matt Ayala of Cochon Volant Brasserie Cochon Volant Brasserie 100 W. Monroe Street Chicago, IL 60603 Recipe: Sausage Ingredients: -...

    Boxing, Bowling, Lunchbreak, Midday News
  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    WGN-TV EARLY BIRD SPECIAL WIN 2 TICKETS TO SEE STARS ON ICE ON MAY 5TH AT ALLSTATE ARENA

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  • By WGN TV   -   Mar 22, 2019

    CUBS GAME NOTES FOR FRIDAY VS. RANGERS

    *The Cubs 15 victories are tied for second in the Cactus League behind the Royals (16-12). *The Cubs have a split squad today with...

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