Oakland Homicide Suspect's Amtrak Escape Attempt Ends In Fatal Chicago GunfightAn Oakland homicide suspect's getaway attempt on a cross-country Amtrak train ended with his death in an exchange of gunfire with transit police inside Chicago's Union Station, authorities said Friday.
U.S. Justice Department Launching Gun Trafficking Strike Force In San Francisco, 4 Other CitiesThe Justice Department is launching an effort in five cities in the U.S. to reduce spiking gun violence by addressing illegal trafficking and prosecuting offenses that help put guns in the hands of criminals.
Oakland Scholar Leaves Bay Area Bubble To Discover Chicago Music SceneFor Students Rising Above Scholars, leaving the Bay Area to go to college is nothing new, many do just that. But A'Nya Johnson left her beloved hometown Oakland not just for education but possible future job experience following a passion, her love of music.
San Jose, 3 Other Cities Sue to Stop Spread of Ghost GunsSan Jose and three other cities sued the federal government Wednesday to stop the proliferation of what are advertised as easy-to-assemble guns that require no serial numbers or background checks.
Chicago Orders 14-Day Quarantine To Visiting Californians Over Rising COVID-19 CasesOfficials in Chicago have become the latest to tell visiting Californians to self-quarantine upon arrival amid a resurgence of COVID-19 cases.
US Reports 1st Case Of Person-To-Person Spread Of Wuhan CoronavirusFor the first time in the U.S., the new virus from China has spread from one person to another, health officials said Thursday.
San Francisco Nonprofit To Help Chicago Clear Marijuana Convictions Ahead Of Recreational Cannabis Law
California Delegation To Stay Near Chicago For 2020 Democratic Convention In MilwaukeeCalifornia's large delegation for the 2020 Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin will have a long commute to the event.
Mayor Breed Applauds Lori Lightfoot, Newly Elected Chicago Mayor, On Historic WinSan Francisco mayor London Breed congratulated Lori Lightfoot, the newly elected mayor of Chicago, on her historic win on Tuesday.
Danville Businessman Murder Suspect Found Shot In Head Near ChicagoA man wanted for the murder of a prominent Danville businessman is in critical condition after shooting himself in the head Wednesday as police closed in on him at a home outside of Chicago.
R. Kelly Charged In Cook County With Criminal Sexual AbuseR&B singer R. Kelly has been charged in Cook County with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, with nine of those counts involving a minor between the ages of 13 and 16.
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.
'Serial Stowaway' To Wear Ankle Monitor As She Awaits TrialThe woman who has been nicknamed a "serial stowaway" because of her alleged attempts to sneak onto commercial airline flights is mentally fit to stand trial, a judge in Chicago ruled Wednesday morning.
Toddlers Seen Dangling from Chicago Apartment Window SafeAuthorities say they are investigating the case of two toddlers seen dangling and later rescued from a second floor ledge of a Chicago apartment building.