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.

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. 

Chicago teachers' contract talks about more than money

Chicago's public schools will be closed Thursday as the city's 25,000 teachers are set to go on strike . A strike in the nation's third-largest school district would mean no classes for more than 300,000 students. Like most workers threatening to walk off the job, the teachers want a raise. But money is only part of the story.