Stop the violence: Chicago youth programs, resources

abc7 2019-3-4

have you or someone you know been affected by violence in your community the following is a list of resources in chicago that are ready to help

Submit a drawing to the Weather Sketchers Club

abc7 2019-1-11

hey kids we re looking for new members of the abc7 weather sketcher s club

Submit a drawing to Weather Sketchers

abc7 2019-1-9

children 12 years of age and younger are invited to submit weather related drawings to tracy butler s weather sketcher s club

VIDEO: Boy, 9, missing from Englewood reunited with family

abc7 2019-1-9

a 9 year old boy has been found after he was reported missing from the englewood neighborhood tuesday afternoon

Bullies caught on video pouring water on 11-year-old girl, punching her

abc7 2019-1-9

police say the suspects also threw a backpack at the girl and punched her in the head several times before taking off

Boy, 9, missing from Englewood found safe

abc7 2019-1-9

a 9 year old boy has been found after he was reported missing from the englewood neighborhood tuesday afternoon

Boy, 9, missing from Englewood found

abc7 2019-1-9

a 9 year old boy has been found after he was reported missing from the englewood neighborhood tuesday afternoon

SoxFest passes on sale Wednesday

abc7 2019-1-9

a limited number of tickets to soxfest go on sale wednesday

VIDEO: Man accused of pulling dog on leash with car on NW Side charged with animal cruelty

abc7 2019-1-9

a man accused of pulling a dog on a leash with his car in a nw side forest preserve has been charged with animal cruelty

Longest government shutdown? Current federal shutdown approaches milestone

abc7 2019-1-9

before 2019 the federal government experienced more than a dozen shutdowns and funding gaps

Illinois House, Senate to be sworn into new session

abc7 2019-1-9

the illinois state capitol will be awash in flowers family members and well wishers as the legislature begins a new session

Protests over death of Jameek Lowery, who went to police asking for help

abc7 2019-1-9

jameek lowery recorded his final moments on facebook now his family and the community are demanding to know what happened after the video

Woman survives freak accident when freeway sign crushes her car

abc7 2019-1-9

a woman narrowly escaped when a massive freeway sign came crashing down on her car without warning

GoFundMe Case: Arrest warrant issued for homeless veteran Johnny Bobbitt

abc7 2019-1-9

the homeless man at the center of a local gofundme scam that made national headlines is now a wanted man

2 more charged in attack at CTA Red Line station

abc7 2019-1-9

two more people have been charged in attack on three passengers at a cta red line station

Vigil, rally to support sex abuse victims planned as possible R Kelly victims urged to come forward

abc7 2019-1-9

a vigil and rally are planned in support of victims of sexual abuse on wednesday as cook county state s attorney kim foxx urges anyone to come...

Boy, 9, missing from Englewood

abc7 2019-1-9

police are searching on the south side for a missing 9 year old boy wednesday

Chicago AccuWeather: Breezy with single-digit wind chills Wednesday

abc7 2019-1-9

mostly cloudy and breezy with wind chills in the single digits wednesday highs in the low 20s

FACT CHECK: President Trump gives Oval Office speech on border wall

abc7 2019-1-9

president donald trump spoke from the oval office tuesday evening and is expected to draw a line in the sand on america s southern border

Marshalls joins list of retailers shuttering South Side stores

abc7 2019-1-9

marshalls is joining the list of discount retailers to shutter stores on chicago s south side

President Trump to make historic Oval Office speech on border wall

abc7 2019-1-9

president donald trump will speak from the oval office tuesday evening and is expected to draw a line in the sand on america s southern border

Bruce Rauner offers farewell assessment of his term as governor

abc7 2019-1-9

it may have been governor bruce rauner s swan song tuesday as he prepares to leave office in just a few days

Government Shutdown 2019: More than 2M IL residents could lose SNAP benefits if shutdown continues

abc7 2019-1-9

more than 2 million illinois residents are poised to lose snap benefits if the government shutdown continues u s representative bobby rush d il 1...

Western Springs woman overcomes her fear to donate blood, save lives

abc7 2019-1-9

for some the act of giving blood can be a frightening challenge but a young woman from western springs said a life changing event helped her...

Kim Foxx asks for cooperation from possible victims, witnesses to open R. Kelly investigation

abc7 2019-1-9

cook county state s attorney kim foxx is asking any possible victims of sexual assault or domestic violence by r b singer r kelly to contact her...

Girl wins Doodle for Google contest with adorable dinosaur drawing

abc7 2019-1-9

if you logged onto google on tuesday you may have noticed the doodle a cute colorful and interactive row of dinosaurs now meet its artist

Flossmoor residents now allowed to park pickup trucks in driveway

abc7 2019-1-9

pickup truck drivers in south suburban flossmoor will now have a much easier time finding parking thanks to a change in a village ordinance...

United Airlines tightens policy on emotional support animals on flights

abc7 2019-1-9

united says it s making the change because of a rise in on board animal related incidents

Indiana mom of 3 kids killed at bus stop speaks out in favor of tougher bus law

abc7 2019-1-8

brittany ingle the mother of three children fatally struck while crossing a northern indiana highway to board their school bus is fighting to...

BTS teaming up with Mattel for new line of toys

abc7 2019-1-8

mattel the maker of barbie is teaming up with k pop group bts for a new line of toys

Happy Birthday, Duchess Kate! See photos of the royal family through the years

abc7 2019-1-8

the duchess of cambridge better known as kate middleton turns 37 on wednesday

Weather Sketchers for week of January 7

abc7 2019-1-8

tracy butler s weather sketchers air on abc7 eyewitness news this morning

New CPD license plate readers to help curb carjackings

abc7 2019-1-8

mayor rahm emanuel and chicago police superintendent eddie johnson planned to unveil a new tool officers can use to help reduce the number of...

Daughter confronts mommy blogger about online posts

abc7 2019-1-8

one mom s blog in the washington post is making some waves and making a lot of us think about what we post about our little ones

Sears likely headed for liquidation after 126 years in business, reports say

abc7 2019-1-8

the future of sears is still up in the air but it appears the end could be near for the iconic chicago retailer

Sears likely headed for liquidation after 126 years in business, reports say

abc7 2019-1-8

the future of sears is still up in the air but it appears the end could be near for the iconic chicago retailer

VIDEO: Woman with concealed carry license fatally shoots attempted robber in Fernwood, police say

abc7 2019-1-8

a woman fatally shot a man who was trying to rob her tuesday morning in chicago s fernwood neighborhood chicago police said

WATCH LIVE: New CPD license plate readers to help curb carjackings

abc7 2019-1-8

mayor rahm emanuel and chicago police superintendent eddie johnson planned to unveil a new tool officers can use to help reduce the number of...

Alderman Brian Hopkins rejects planned Lincoln Yards soccer stadium

abc7 2019-1-8

plans for the lincoln yards soccer stadium on chicago s north side have been rejected by alderman brian hopkins

Woman with concealed carry license fatally shoots attempted robber in Fernwood, police say

abc7 2019-1-8

a woman fatally shot a man who was trying to rob her tuesday morning in chicago s fernwood neighborhood chicago police said