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Harsh local reaction Wednesday to President Donald Trump's comments that "both sides" are to blame for the riots in Charlottesville, Virginia. [Read More]
The Republican legislator who was instrumental to the passage of Illinois' first budget in more than two years is leaving state politics. Find out why. [Read More]
What can happen if you look at the sun for too long, even if it's partially or almost fully blocked? We speak to an ophthalmologist... [Read More]
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Republicans meet at the Illinois State Fair while the House convenes to hammer out a compromise on school funding. ... [Read More]
Watch the Aug. 16, 2017 full episode of "Chicago Tonight." [Read More]
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Illinois farmers and animal welfare experts say they will promote farms where animals are raised humanely, following a Chicago Tribune investigation last year on the... [Read More]
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In its initial feedback on the state's Every Student Succeeds Act proposal, the U.S. Department of Education has raised concerns over how the plan deals... [Read More]
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The founder of The Organic Gardener says she always felt a strong connection to nature. "My garden is really a big part of where I like... [Read More]
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Jumping into ocean waters teeming with sharks doesn't sound like much fun, but for researchers working on shark conservation, it's a way to gather important... [Read More]
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Ever wondered how a PBS special gets made? It's more painstaking than you may realize. Hours of work might yield only a few minutes of... [Read More]
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In 1961 nine college men decided they were ready to go to jail to fight segregation laws and inequality in Rock Hill, SC. [Read More]
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After the brutal murder of African-American James Byrd, Jr. [Read More]
An investigation into the NFL and brain injuries reveals the true health risks to football players. [Read More]
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More trouble for the Cook County sweetened beverage tax. [Read More]
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Most women in U.S. prisons and jails lack access to birth control. But for many of these women, incarceration is not the only obstacle to... [Read More]
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For years, critical care doctors have noticed an increase in patients suffering from opioid overdoses. A new study confirms their observations and details the staggering... [Read More]
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As Gov. Bruce Rauner's supporters rally Wednesday for "Governor's Day" at the Illinois State Fair, representatives will be returning to the capitol to take an... [Read More]
Watch the Aug. 15, 2017 full episode of "Chicago Tonight." [Read More]
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A look at domestic terrorism and hate groups following the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend. [Read More]
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There's a new floating attraction along Chicago's Riverwalk. We go for a look. [Read More]
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