Ryne Sandberg, right, takes photos with family after the Cubs unveiled a statue honoring the Hall of Famer player during Sunday’s dedication ceremony in Chicago.

Cubs unveil statue depicting Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg in a familiar defensive crouch

Ryne Sandberg hopes Cubs fans remember him as an alert and active defensive player. That’s exactly how they’ll see him from now on when they enter Wrigley Field. The club...

Electric performance by Reese lifts Sky past Fever

Sky forward Angel Reese brought the star power to compete with Caitlin Clark on Sunday at Wintrust Arena. Reese scored a career-high 25 points as the Sky rallied to beat Indiana.

Chicago’s iconic ‘Bean’ sculpture reopens to tourists after nearly a year of construction

CHICAGO (AP) — One of Chicago's most popular tourist attractions known as “The Bean” reopened to the public Sunday after nearly a year of renovations and construction. C...

Alicia Dodd, Fremont Township highway commissioner, stands atop the Sylvan Lake dam in 2022. The spillway will be replaced, sanitary sewer relocated and steep slope softened as part of a $3.4 million dam modification project.

‘They’re basically saving our wonderful community’: Sylvan Lake dam modification finally underway

After years in the making, a $3.4 million project to modernize the 100-year old Sylvan Lake dam is underway.

Federal attorneys seek to intervene in Haymarket lawsuit against Itasca

Chicago's U.S. attorney's office is seeking to join a lawsuit against Itasca over the village’s rejection of a plan to turn a former hotel into an addiction treatment and...

A neighborhood near Woodridge Drive and Everglade Avenue was one of the hardest-hit areas from the June 2021 tornado in Woodridge.

Three years later, lives still upended by tornado that tore through Woodridge

Three years have passed since a late-night tornado left her Woodridge townhouse community in shambles. Yet Maria Rivas still feels in limbo. “I still don’t know when I’m ...

State highway shootings decline as critics sue over ‘dragnet surveillance’

Illinois State Police say an automated license plate reader program has helped the agency identify witnesses or suspects in 82 percent of highway shooting cases this year, including all eight that resulted in a death.

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Naperville man charged with sex assault at DuPage Co. Crisis Center

A 34-year-old Naperville man was ordered detained Saturday after his arrest on accusations he sexually assaulted a woman at the DuPage County Crisis Center in Wheaton.


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