3:32 PM Feb 11, 2015
Film clips have surfaced of a 1915 disaster that left 844 people dead when a ship headed to a company picnic capsized in the Chicago River.
10:00 AM Dec 28, 2014
Nearly one year after Sam Sommer died at age 8 of leukemia, his parents — both rabbis — view their every step forward through the lens of last year’s painful events.
6:10 PM Dec 3, 2014
Chicago's minimum-wage workers will earn $13 an hour by 2019 under a plan the City Council approved overwhelmingly on Tuesday.
8:00 AM Nov 29, 2014
A man was hospitalized in critical condition Friday after he allegedly backed up his SUV from Lake Shore Drive into Lake Michigan in Chicago’s Loop district, officials said.
10:00 AM Nov 29, 2014
Activists in Chicago called for boycotting holiday shopping on Michigan Avenue on Friday as part of an ongoing effort to protest the grand jury decision not to indict a white police officer who fatally shot a black teen in Ferguson, Mo.
10:00 AM Nov 23, 2014
Tackling the weight of expectation in Chicago with both gravity and humor, Archbishop Blase Cupich assumed the helm of the Catholic Church in the city Tuesday during an elaborate ceremony at Holy Name Cathedral.
7:50 AM Oct 12, 2014
Catholic Cemeteries has dedicated a new 32-foot sculpture in a western Chicago suburb honoring Pope John Paul II, in light of his 2014 declaration as a saint.
8:47 AM Sep 9, 2014
Hundreds of children in more than 10 states have been sickened by a severe respiratory illness that public health officials say may be caused by an uncommon virus similar to the germ that causes the common cold.
9:57 AM Sep 7, 2014
“There are two kinds of people — battery chargers and battery drainers,” said Amy Manion of Sugar Grove, Ill. “Sister Kathleen (Ryan) is a battery charger. She inspires the students and tutors.”
9:01 AM Aug 31, 2014
Cabrera leaves game with ankle injury