Page Updated: Friday, August 14, 2020 3:10 PM ET

Chicago Tribune - Top Stories

Lightfoot announces beefed-up Chicago police plan to track, prevent future looting

5 minutes ago

Harvey's mayor calls derecho an 'apocalyptic event' as thousands in south suburbs still lack power; Oak Forest tornado confirmed

2 hours ago

Young people may be moving due to COVID-19, but are Chicago millennials following suit?

5 minutes ago

Have a question about coronavirus testing? Submit it here and local health experts will provide the answer.

5 minutes ago

Anthony Miller has heard the Bears' call to take the next step. Now how will the third-year wide receiver respond?

5 minutes ago

COVID-19 in Illinois by the numbers: Here's a daily update on cases, positivity rate and hospital data in your area

6 days ago

COVID-19 cases in Illinois by ZIP code: Search for your neighborhood

4 months ago

HVAC companies see high interest in air filters, UV lights in war on COVID-19

5 minutes ago

Running list: Chicago-area restaurants closed permanently due to coronavirus pandemic economic woes

24 days ago

Illinois coronavirus graphs: 7,721 deaths, 202,691 confirmed cases and 3.29 million tests

5 minutes ago

Prosecutors offer no motive for SUV driver accused of striking woman and her daughter, then circling back and hitting mother again, killing her

1 day ago

'I just wish I could have done more.' Good Samaritan describes trying to save woman killed by SUV driver who circled block and hit her a second time.

2 hours ago

Latest Mag Mile looting nets 42 felony charges, says State's Attorney Kim Foxx's office

18 hours ago

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 2,264 new known COVID-19 cases and 25 additional deaths reported

1 hour ago

Government watchdog finds two most senior Trump Homeland Security officials are ineligible for their positions

1 hour ago

Ex-FBI lawyer expected to plead guilty in Trump-Russia investigation review

2 hours ago

Chicago restaurants sue for coronavirus insurance payouts, struggle to hang on. 'We're just hoping it's not too little too late.'

2 hours ago

Evanston school leaders report 'ominous threats' following Fox News coverage of reopening that highlighted approach to students of color

20 hours ago

Media coverage left some Black South Siders feeling misrepresented — again — after Englewood police shooting, underscoring yearslong feelings of distrust

6 hours ago

In another troubled time, Englewood continues efforts to transform

9 hours ago

Facing a no-visitor hospital policy, Lakeview woman begs to see her terminally ill husband

49 minutes ago

With thousands of trees felled by Monday's storm, residents of hard-hit neighborhoods lament lost shade and greenery: 'This is going to be very devastating'

1 hour ago

Bulls fire coach Jim Boylen: 'A fresh approach and evolution in leadership was necessary'

5 hours ago

What is a pandemic pod? Here's what to know, including how one could look as well as its pros and cons.

49 minutes ago

Shoreline erosion is a 'regional problem.' Why is a regional solution for the North Shore so elusive?

7 hours ago

The costs of combating erosion are forcing North Shore communities into hard choices

1 hour ago

As waters rise, erosion poses an existential threat to North Shore towns and homeowners

1 hour ago

MORE TOP NEWS - See more MORE TOP NEWS articles

3 months ago

R. Kelly's manager charged with phone threats to theater

34 minutes ago

Detainees show off their bruises as protests swell and workers walk off the job in Belarus

1 hour ago

Fact check: Is Kamala Harris eligible to be vice president? Yes, 'full stop, end of story, period, exclamation point.'

7 hours ago

Foxconn's $100 million pledge to the University of Wisconsin is largely unmet

6 hours ago

Elgin council bans tents on city land to stop homeless from setting up camp in downtown parks and parking garages

4 hours ago

Get breaking news as it happens with email alerts from the Tribune

2 months ago

How a playful Anthony Rizzo is enjoying what 'could be my last year' with the Cubs

1 hour ago

La Sardine closes permanently after nearly 22 years in West Loop due to COVID-19 and a bad break

20 hours ago

Ask Amy: Pandemic brings out the boring

9 hours ago

Get Amy's no-nonsense advice for better living delivered to your inbox every morning

2 months ago

Crossword, Sudoku, Jumble: Challenge yourself with puzzles and games

23 days ago

For religious leaders who serve families affected by Chicago's violence, the work takes a toll: 'It's a very lonely place'

2 hours ago

From cabdrivers to concession cashiers, workers supported by Chicago's airports wonder when — or if — they'll go back. 'I don't see a future.'

1 day ago

Teaching preschool during a pandemic: 'We don't worry about perfect — we just try our best'

23 hours ago

Amanda Williams' latest multi-platform project 'What Black Is This, You Say?' examines Blackness in its multitude of variations

23 hours ago

Read the eNewspaper Digital Edition

2 months ago

This Day in History

13 days ago

Fun & Games: Crossword, Jumble

1 month ago

Brad Biggs Chicago Bears newsletter

7 days ago

The Spin politics newsletter

7 days ago

Letters to the Editor

2 months ago

Manage my subscription

2 months ago

'You can tell he has been playing this game for a long time': Bears receivers offer their first impressions of new QB Nick Foles

34 minutes ago

Muslim McDonald's worker alleges manager told her to 'take that hoodie off.' She's suing franchisee.

34 minutes ago

Consumer Reviews -- See more Consumer Reviews articles

2 months ago

Best home decor additions for less than $100

2 days ago

How to prepare for the prospect of more e-learning

20 days ago

Best indoor toys for bored kids

10 days ago

Tips to ensure your new pet can cope with alone time

16 days ago

How to create the best home classroom possible

8 days ago

ChicagoNow -- See more ChicagoNow articles

3 months ago

Bears and NFL release face coverings

2 days ago

Chicagoans proudly share photos of themselves wearing masks on social media

29 days ago

Steve Bartman shows up in the stands at Seattle Mariners game

9 days ago

So which presidential candidate is the the biggest game show host now?

2 days ago

Study: The fastest-selling cars in Chicago

22 hours ago