Man, 77, missing from Beverly

Bobbie Blake was last seen about 8 a.m. at a bus stop in the 10500 block of South Western Avenue, Chicago police said.

Powerful Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings has died

Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become the powerful chairman of a U.S. House committee that investigated President Donald Trump, died early Thursday of complications from longstanding health issues, his office said. He was 68.

5 shot Wednesday in Chicago

Five people were wounded Wednesday in shootings across Chicago, including a 17-year-old girl who was shot in Gresham on the South Side.

Chicago teachers strike in nation's 3rd largest district

Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation's third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students.