Colleges, High Schools Use "Hamilton" To Enhance TeachingIt's one of the ways colleges and high schools are using the hugely popular musical to teach students about history, art, drama, culture, and even politics.
Obama Shows Up To Downtown Chicago Courthouse For Jury DutyFormer President Barack Obama, free of a job that forced him to move for eight years, showed up to a Chicago courthouse for jury duty on Wednesday morning.
Cop Buys Teen Membership To Gym He Kept Sneaking IntoA Chicago teenager has a brand new gym membership thanks to the police officer who chose not to arrest him for trespassing.
Stormtroopers Take Soldier Field To Introduce 'Last Jedi' TrailerThe trailer for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" debuted in dramatic fashion during Monday Night Football halftime. Fireworks flashed and Stormtroopers marched onto Chicago's Soldier Field as the preview played onscreen.
Police: Vegas Shooter May Have Been Planning Additional AttacksInvestigators are looking into whether gunman Stephen Paddock scoped out bigger music festivals in Las Vegas and Chicago.
Technical Issues Plague Pokemon Go Festival In ChicagoA Pokemon Go festival at Chicago's Grant Part to celebrate the virtual game's one-year anniversary went awry.
Ken Foote's Summer Songs 2017: Saturday In The ParkI was a recent high school graduate headed to Baylor University in Waco when this song hit the American Top 40 charts.
Rallies Against Islamic Law Draw Counter-Protests Across USHundreds of counter-protesters marched through downtown Seattle, banging drums, cymbals and cowbells behind a large sign saying "Seattle stands with our Muslim neighbors."
United CEO Says Nobody Fired For Dragging IncidentUnited Airlines executives said that it is too soon to know if last week's dragging of a man off of a plane is hurting ticket sales. The CEO added that no one will be fired over the incident.
United Changes Policy, Crews Can't Displace Seated PassengersUnited Airlines is changing a company policy and will no longer allow crew members to displace customers already onboard an airplane.
Man Dragged Off Plane Has Concussion, Lost TeethA lawyer for a man dragged off a United Express flight says he suffered a concussion and broken nose and lost two front teeth.
United CEO Defends Employees In Passenger Dragging IncidentThe CEO of United Airlines' parent company is supporting the way his employees handled an incident with a passenger who did not want to go after being asked to leave a plane on Sunday night at Chicago's O'Hare Airport.