• Monkeypox: How the White House plans to control outbreak By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    MONKEYPOX: HOW THE WHITE HOUSE PLANS TO CONTROL OUTBREAK

    WASHINGTON - Monkeypox is spreading quickly in the U.S. and health leaders are trying to contain the outbreak. The White House announced...

    U.S., Health, Washington DC Bureau
  • Gas lines and scuffles: Sri Lanka faces humanitarian crisis By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    GAS LINES AND SCUFFLES: SRI LANKA FACES HUMANITARIAN CRISIS

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Chamila Nilanthi is tired of all the waiting. The 47-year-old mother of two spent three days lining up to get...

    Food, Economy, World, AP International
  • Uvalde shooter's grandmother, who was shot in face, released from hospital By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    UVALDE SHOOTER'S GRANDMOTHER, WHO WAS SHOT IN FACE, RELEASED FROM HOSPITAL

    The grandmother of the gunman who killed 19 children and two teachers at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas last month was released...

    Health, Running, U.S., Nexstar News Wire
  • 'I couldn't believe it': Stanley Cup delivered to wrong house By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    'I COULDN'T BELIEVE IT': STANLEY CUP DELIVERED TO WRONG HOUSE

    DENVER - A Denver couple got the surprise of a lifetime when the Stanley Cup was mistakenly delivered to their doorstep. Kit Karbler...

    Nexstar News Wire
  • Seiya Suzuki will start a rehab assignment in Iowa Thursday By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    SEIYA SUZUKI WILL START A REHAB ASSIGNMENT IN IOWA THURSDAY

    CHICAGO - One of the positives of the first half of the Cubs' 2022 season was the play of their biggest free agent signings of the...

    Cubs, Sports, WGN News Now, baseball, chicago cubs, cubs, mlb, Seiya Suzuki
  • 3 found dead inside Kankakee home By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    3 FOUND DEAD INSIDE KANKAKEE HOME

    KANKAKEE, Ill. - Three males were found dead inside a Kankakee home on Wednesday. During the afternoon, police were dispatched to the...

    News
  • Personal info on California gun owners wrongly made public By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    PERSONAL INFO ON CALIFORNIA GUN OWNERS WRONGLY MADE PUBLIC

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The California Department of Justice on Wednesday acknowledged the agency wrongly made public the personal information...

    Running, Democrats, U.S., AP U.S. News
  • Baseball team 'signs' 100-year-old who declined tryout to fight in WWII By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    BASEBALL TEAM 'SIGNS' 100-YEAR-OLD WHO DECLINED TRYOUT TO FIGHT IN WWII

    BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Bisons invited a promising young shortstop to try out for the team in the summer of 1942. But the man declined,...

    World, Nexstar News Wire
  • Turbulent start to July 4 weekend as flight cancellations continue By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    TURBULENT START TO JULY 4 WEEKEND AS FLIGHT CANCELLATIONS CONTINUE

    CHICAGO - Are you planning to fly out of town for the upcoming Fourth of July weekend? Travelers beware of delays and cancellations. Airports...

    Travel, Chicago News, News
  • Las Vegas man with 39 Teslas accused of defrauding more than 10K victims By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    LAS VEGAS MAN WITH 39 TESLAS ACCUSED OF DEFRAUDING MORE THAN 10K VICTIMS

    LAS VEGAS - Federal agents arrested a Las Vegas man on Wednesday on charges related to a scheme that allegedly defrauded more than...

    Technology, Nexstar News Wire
  • 'We' is key for Dee Brown as head coach at Roosevelt University By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    'WE' IS KEY FOR DEE BROWN AS HEAD COACH AT ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY

    CHICAGO - His legacy on the court is certainly cemented in the city along with the State of Illinois. Dee Brown was a star at Proviso...

    Running, NBA, WGN News Now, Sports, chicago, chicago basketball, Dee Brown, illini, illinois basketball, Proviso East High School, Roosevelt University
  • Here's how the US contained a 2003 monkeypox outbreak By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    HERE'S HOW THE US CONTAINED A 2003 MONKEYPOX OUTBREAK

    Health officials are monitoring a developing outbreak of monkeypox, but this isn't the first outbreak in the U.S. The Centers for Disease...

    Health, U.S., Nexstar News Wire
  • By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    GOVERNOR'S RACE HEATS UP, J.B. PRITZKER AND DARREN BAILEY EXCHANGE BARBS

    CHICAGO - With the general election now underway, Governor J.B. Pritzker and State Senator Darren Bailey are sharpening their attacks. "The...

    Election, Republicans, Running, Donald Trump, News, Your Local Election HQ
  • Some Missouri hospitals briefly halt emergency contraception By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    SOME MISSOURI HOSPITALS BRIEFLY HALT EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION

    A large Missouri hospital chain briefly stopped providing emergency contraception amid confusion over whether the state's abortion...

    Health, U.S., AP U.S. News
  • Bailey wins Republican nomination for governor By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    BAILEY WINS REPUBLICAN NOMINATION FOR GOVERNOR

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The ballots are in, and the ticket for the November general election is set. State Senator Darren Bailey will be...

    Election, Republicans, News
  • More than half of Dolton voters favor recalling Mayor Tiffany Henyard By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    MORE THAN HALF OF DOLTON VOTERS FAVOR RECALLING MAYOR TIFFANY HENYARD

    DOLTON, Ill. - Village trustees say 56% of Dolton voters want their mayor removed from office in a controversial recall vote. Mayor...

    News
  • Judge ends Trump contempt order after lengthy legal fight By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    JUDGE ENDS TRUMP CONTEMPT ORDER AFTER LENGTHY LEGAL FIGHT

    NEW YORK - Donald Trump is no longer in contempt of court, a New York judge ruled Wednesday. Judge Arthur Engoron, who declared the...

    Donald Trump, AP U.S. News
  • EXPLAINER: Heat, humidity a perilous mix in immigrant deaths By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    EXPLAINER: HEAT, HUMIDITY A PERILOUS MIX IN IMMIGRANT DEATHS

    The combination of heat and humidity would have quickly created life-threatening conditions inside the packed, un-airconditioned tractor-trailer...

    U.S., Health, AP U.S. News
  • Like Us & Love It - Win 6 tickets to Bristol Renaissance Faire By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    LIKE US & LOVE IT - WIN 6 TICKETS TO BRISTOL RENAISSANCE FAIRE

    Contests, News
  • EXPLAINER: Abortion landscape under state 'heartbeat' laws By WGN TV   -   Jun 30, 2022

    EXPLAINER: ABORTION LANDSCAPE UNDER STATE 'HEARTBEAT' LAWS

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Laws banning most abortions at the point of the “first detectable heartbeat” are beginning to take effect across the...

    U.S., AP U.S. News