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Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx lets Derrion Albert killer off the hook
The family of 16-year-old Derrion Albert wants to know why one of the men convicted in his murder is now free. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2WRK98C
Views: 159662 ABC 7 Chicago
2 Minute Warning: Ross Marquand
"The Walking Dead" star Ross Marquand shows off his many celebrity impersonations in this week's 2 Minute Warning!
Views: 50946 ABC 7 Chicago
Chance the Rapper drives Lyft undercover to raise money for CPS
Chance the Rapper partnered with Lyft to raise money for Chicago Public Schools, and filmed a video of him driving unsuspecting residents around the city. abc7.ws/2NHG5Ta
Views: 61376 ABC 7 Chicago
Illinois soldier steps in for girl's late father at daddy-daughter dance
First Sergeant Joseph Bierbrodt had never met 5-yaer-old Cayleigh Hinton until Wednesday night, but he said stepping in for her late father was something that had
Views: 172089 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago mob boss John 'No Nose' DiFronzo dead at 89
The leader of the Chicago Outfit for more than a decade, notorious for his nickname and his cagey demeanor, died on Sunday, the ABC7 I-Team has learned.
Views: 18476 ABC 7 Chicago
90-year-old Indiana drug mule may be memorialized by Clint Eastwood
The story of Leo "Drug Mule" Sharp appears headed for the silver screen backed by a Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood. ABC7's I-Team first reported on the world's oldest drug mule in 2012. Full Story: http://abc7.ws/2BHIS97
Views: 90243 ABC 7 Chicago
Jussie Smollett: Judge orders special prosecutor to review case;  'Empire' actor could be re-charged
A Cook County judge ruled Friday to appoint a special prosecutor to review State's Attorney Kim Foxx's handling of the Jussie Smollett case. https://abc7.ws/2x9EL5U
Views: 14056 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago police release Jussie Smollett case files
More than 400 pages of official documents from 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett's case were released by Chicago police on Thursday. FULL STORY HERE: https://abc7.ws/2MkV3mP
Views: 11125 ABC 7 Chicago
South Side YouTube star Jaz Jackson talks weight loss
YouTube fitness star Jaz Jackson, who is from Chicago, talked about her weight loss and fitness workout.
Views: 15114 ABC 7 Chicago
Tomi Adeyemi talks about 'Children of Blood and Bone'
At just 24-years-old, young adult author Tomi Adeyemi made headlines when she landed a book and movie deal before her debut novel was even published!
Views: 26599 ABC 7 Chicago
Entertainer Frank Caliendo visits 'WCL'
Comedian, actor, and impressionist Frank Caliendo, stopped by to chat and get us ready for his performance at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan.
Views: 26243 ABC 7 Chicago
Historic cold in Chicago produces 'diamond dust,' other phenomena
SO COOL! Historic cold in Chicago producing 'diamond dust' and other weather phenomena. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2Wy8kcH
Views: 52516 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago police officer who shot at car full of teens in 2013 sentenced to 5 years
A Chicago police officer convicted of shooting at a car full of teenagers was sentenced to 60 months, or five years, in federal prison Monday afternoon.
Views: 30481 ABC 7 Chicago
"The Chi" cast members from Chicago talk about hit show
"The Chi" cast members Shamon Brown, Tai Davis and Michael Epps are all Chicago natives.
Views: 14532 ABC 7 Chicago
Skokie police 'Lip Sync Challenge' video
The Skokie Police Department's "Lip Synce Challenge" video starts with some "Fresh Prince," but it doesn't stop there: https://abc7.ws/2AntnHX
Views: 68985 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago Weather: Extreme cold grips area, light snow makes slick surfaces
Chicagoans bundled up Friday to deal with frigid temperatures, with wind chills dipping to about -30. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2TbjZvT
Views: 33397 ABC 7 Chicago
'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer reflects on Ken Jennings comparison
"Jeopardy!" champ James Holzhauer used a baseball metaphor this week when asked about "Jeopardy" legend Ken Jennings, who won more than $2.5 million. Full Story: https://abc7.ws/2XT22UT
Views: 10876 ABC 7 Chicago
Waddle’s World: Bears beat Buccaneers, 48-10
ABC7 sports reporter Dionne Miller and former Chicago Bears player Tom Waddle talk about Sunday's Chicago Bears' 48-10 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Full Story: https://abc7.ws/2y3kmQ4
Views: 28555 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago police union accuses Kim Foxx of interfering in Jussie Smollett investigation
A member of Jussie Smollett's family reached out to Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx for help with getting the feds to investigate allegations by the 'Empire' actor. Full Story: https://abc7.la/2OaxSJn
Views: 20686 ABC 7 Chicago
With top Chicago mob boss dead, Outfit looks for new blood
Chuck Goudie and the ABC7 I-Team report on the old and the new at the helm of the Chicago mob.
Views: 19663 ABC 7 Chicago
Maxwell Jenkins, of Netflix's 'Lost in Space,' has deep Chicago roots
Netflix just renewed the new "Lost In Space" series, and it has some major Chicago connections.
Views: 9416 ABC 7 Chicago
Jason Van Dyke taken into custody after being found guilty
Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke was taken into custody after a Cook County judge revoked his bail. Van Dyke was found guilty in the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. Full Story: https://abc7.ws/2O8U49S
Views: 11900 ABC 7 Chicago
Director John Singleton, ‘Snowfall’ cast talk about show’s second season
“Snowfall” airs on FX at 9 p.m. Thursdays. Full Story on Windy City Live's website: https://abc7.ws/2uKnGie
Views: 33872 ABC 7 Chicago
Jerry Taft's final forecast
Watch Jerry Taft's final forecast on ABC7.
Views: 8991 ABC 7 Chicago
General Hospital's Steve Burton and Bradford Anderson, Part 1
General Hospital's Steve Burton and Bradford Anderson visited Windy City Live on Nov. 15, 2017. Part 1.
Views: 13047 ABC 7 Chicago
Remains found on Southwest Side identified as missing Pilsen woman Marlen Ochoa-Lopez
Human remains found near a home on Chicago's Southwest Side have been identified as a 19-year-old pregnant woman who has been missing for three weeks. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2W0otdL
Views: 12241 ABC 7 Chicago
South Shore Drill Team performs at the 2018 Columbus Day Parade in Chicago
The South Shore Drill Team was a fan favorite at the 2018 Columbus Day Parade in Chicago. Watch the full parade: https://abc7.ws/2zXKs92
Views: 3797 ABC 7 Chicago
Part 1 with 'Long Island Medium' Theresa Caputo
Part 1 with TLC's Long Island Medium Theresa Caputo on Windy City Live.
Views: 37988 ABC 7 Chicago
John Mahoney, 'Frasier' star, dies at 77
Long-time Oak Park resident and Frasier star John Mahoney has died at the age of 77, after starring in a play at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre.
Views: 6964 ABC 7 Chicago
'Wicked' returns to Chicago for encore run
"Wicked" plays at the Oriental Theatre in Chicago until Jan. 21, 2018.
Views: 10785 ABC 7 Chicago
Daveed Diggs in Wonder
Multi-talented actor Daveed Diggs of Hamilton joins WCL to discuss his new movie.
Views: 5901 ABC 7 Chicago
Old Joliet Prison reopens for tours
It was a prison for nearly 150 years and it’s been a target for vandals, but now a popular landmark in Joliet has found a news purpose in its old life. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2uMx1oD
Views: 4347 ABC 7 Chicago
'Minding the Gap' star, Rockford native Keire Johnson to attend 2019 Oscars
It's almost time for the 2019 Oscars! 'Minding the Gap' from Chicago's Kartemquin Films could be on the road to gold. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2SgWEIg
Views: 2467 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago rapper DLOW performs Christmas song
Chicago rapper DLOW performed Dec. 6, 2017 on Windy City Live.
Views: 6625 ABC 7 Chicago
'The Chi' cast talks about filming in Chicago
Members of 'The Chi' cast visited WCL to talk about the Showtime show that is filmed in Chicago.
Views: 32265 ABC 7 Chicago
Entertainer Frank Caliendo visits 'WCL' Part 1
Comedian, actor, and impressionist Frank Caliendo, stopped to chat about what's new and his performance at the Genesee Theatre.
Views: 6151 ABC 7 Chicago
Joonas Suotamo talks about playing Chewbacca
Joonas Suotamo stopped by Windy City Live to talk about his role as Chewbacca in Solo: A Star Wars Story.
Views: 8160 ABC 7 Chicago
Jeopardy champ James Holzhauer's brother says his streak is decades in the making
For some who knew James Holzhauer before he was famous, like his brother Ian, the Jeopardy champion's winning streak has been decades in the making. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2Wm6A5R
Views: 3953 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago boy, 4, reads 100 books in one day, streams on Facebook
Caleb Green, 4, of Chicago, read 100 books in one day.
Views: 8500 ABC 7 Chicago
First arrest photo of ATF Chicago shooting suspect
What really happened at about 3 a.m. when a Chicago ATF agent was shot and wounded?
Views: 11050 ABC 7 Chicago
Illinois Senate passes marijuana legalization bill, sends it back to Illinois House
A long-awaited plan to legalize recreational marijuana passed the Illinois Senate Wednesday evening. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2YWJFiE
Views: 3149 ABC 7 Chicago
Punk band The Bollweevils perform
Naperville dad Dr. Daryl Wilson runs an ER by day and fronts a punk rock band by night.
Views: 2974 ABC 7 Chicago
Aon Center releases observation deck plan
With sweeping views of Millennium Park, the owners of Chicago's third-tallest skyscraper have plans to build the city's third observation deck on its top floors.
Views: 5328 ABC 7 Chicago
Adam Trent works his magic
Illusionist Adam Trent performs sleight-of-hand on the WCL stage.
Views: 10070 ABC 7 Chicago
Opera singer Lawrence Brownlee performs
Opera singer Lawrence Brownlee visited WCL to talk about his upcoming Chicago performances.
Views: 6071 ABC 7 Chicago
CSO low brass shine in world premiere
Four members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's back row will charge forward Thursday night. Jesse Kirsch reports on the new role these musicians take on.
Views: 7184 ABC 7 Chicago
Actress & comedian Marsha Warfield visits 'WCL'
Actress and comedian, Marsha Warfield, known for her role as "Roz" in "Night Court" is performing at Zanies this weekend.
Views: 5201 ABC 7 Chicago
Brendt Christensen's ex-girlfriend testifies about wire recording from Yingying Zhang vigil
Accused killer Brendt Christensen's ex-girlfriend provided remarkable, and at time graphic, testimony to the jury on Thursday in his trial for the murder of University of Illinois. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2FlTeAc
Views: 4143 ABC 7 Chicago
5-time Grammy winner Lalah Hathaway performs
Five-time Grammy Award winning artist, Lalah Hathaway, stops by "Windy City LIVE" to perform her new song, "Honestly."
Views: 9769 ABC 7 Chicago
DELPHI, INDIANA MURDERS UPDATE: Authorities reveal 'new direction' in investigation into two teen girls killed on hiking trail in Delphi, Indiana in 2017. LATEST: https://abc7.ws/2vhjUNe
Views: 24974 ABC 7 Chicago