November 2021

Daywatch: Illinois sees uptick in youth…

Good morning, Chicago. Here are some of the top stories you need to know to start your…
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North Carolina woman is suing the Chicago…

The Chicago Bears and defensive lineman Mario Edwards Jr. are being sued by a woman who…
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The rise of algae blooms: This year,…

A June bloom at Starved Rock Lock and Dam contained levels of a potent toxin more than…
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Prosthetic department staffers allegedly…

Two Chicago U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs staffers accepted cash kickbacks after…
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Head of Illinois police training agency…

The head of police training in Illinois was fired after an Inspector General's report…
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Chicago Public Schools cites progress…

CPS said problems are isolated and blamed last-minute janitor no-shows.
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Man who shot two Elgin men during a…

A man who shot and killed two Elgin men during a 2018 drug deal for a pound of pot was…
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The longest partial lunar eclipse of…

During the longest partial lunar eclipse of the century, 97% of the moon will be covered…
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Column: Paul Gosar censured? Who among…

The House debated censuring Republican Rep. Paul Gosar on Wednesday over an animé video…
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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot ridicules…

John Catanzara said he would run for mayor when he announced his CPD resignation this…
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Teen suspect in stray-bullet killing…

The 16-year-old has been charged as an adult in the October shooting death of Melanie…
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Corrections and clarifications

Corrections and clarifications for Thursday, Nov. 18
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