‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollett Accused Of Staging Attack In ‘Publicity Stunt’ Because He Was Unhappy With SalaryAccusing him of slapping the city in the face, Chicago police announced Thursday that “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett had been charged with concocting an attack in Streeterville, because “he was dissatisfied with his salary.”
'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Arrested, Accused Of Making False Police Report"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is in custody to face charges of making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago late last month.
Texas Supreme Court To Hear Sex Offender Law ChallengeThe Texas Supreme Court will consider a challenge to the state's retroactive sex offender laws that some say unfairly stack new punishments on those convicted in plea deals.
11-Year-Old Girl Gets Heart Transplant After Visit By DrakeA young girl at a Chicago hospital has received a heart transplant just days after she danced her way into a hospital visit from Drake.
Drake Visits Girl Needing Transplant Who Made 'In My Feelings' VideoSofia Sanchez, an 11-year-old girl awaiting a heart transplant at Chicago’s Lurie Children’s Hospital, got a visit from her idol Drake after a video of her doing the #KiKiChallenge went viral.
'Pitching Nun' Shows Off 'Nunbelievable' Dance MovesCBS Chicago caught up with the nun as she returned back to Marian Catholic High School to find out more about her love of baseball.
David Medina, Most Wanted Sex Offender In Texas, Has Ties In Chicago, Authorities SayA convicted child molester from Texas, who is on that state’s 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, could be in the Chicago area.
Reward Increased To $8K For Accused Child Sex Abuser On Texas' Most-Wanted ListDavid Sauceda Medina, 62, s wanted for indecency with a child/sexual contact and failure to comply with sex offender registration requirements.
Anti-Violence Protesters Shut Down Part Of Chicago FreewayThousands of anti-violence protesters marched along a Chicago interstate on Saturday, shutting down traffic to draw attention to the gun violence.
K-9 Finds $10M In MarijuanaThe police dog smelled drugs in a vehicle and trailer pulled over by Narcotics Unit officers, and investigators ended up seizing more than 1,500 pounds of marijuana.
The Interview Remains Critical In The NBA Draft ProcessThere have been some famous -- and infamous -- stories of how NBA Draft combine interviews have gone in recent years.
CM Punk Set For UFC 225 Following Battle In CourtroomFormer WWE champion CM Punk knows that, 19 months after his lopsided defeat in his UFC debut, it's win-or-else in his second bout if he wants to fight again.
NBA Teams Look To The Future With Draft Lottery & CombineEven with the conference finals going on, the NBA's eyes turn to the future this week. A future that, perhaps, will have less tanking.
Pokemon Go Fest Returns To Chicago After Last Year's DisasterA Pokemon Go event that left attendees dissatisfied last year is returning to Chicago with organizers proclaiming they have learned their lesson.
Officer Fired After Dragging Passenger Sues United AirlinesAn aviation security officer fired after forcibly dragging a passenger from a plane last year has filed a lawsuit against United Airlines and the city of Chicago.