According to reports, a man from California was able to live inside of a secured area at the O'Hare International Airport for three months. The man kept fed thanks to passengers giving him food and utilized a stolen ID from an airport manager to fly under the radar.
The New Orleans Saints defeated the Chicago Bears in overtime on Sunday, but the last second victory was a secondary storyline as a Javon Wims sucker-punched C.J. Gardner-Johnson and was ejected from the game. The NFL has now announced that Wims has been suspended for two games for his actions.
Chicago citizens are taking notice of official 'Batman' stage props around town as the new movie is about to begin filming. 'Gotham' police units and news vans can be seen in a video from a Chicago local.
Duncan Keith and Patrick Kane scored goals and goalie Corey Crawford was flawless in net, as the Blackhawks shut out the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-0, in Game 6 of the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals in Chicago on Monday night. With the win, Chicago captured their third NHL championship in six seasons.
Early Monday morning, a CTA train at Chicago's O'Hare International airport, one of the busiest airports in the world, jumped the rails and crashed into an escalator injuring more than 30 people. The footage from closed circuit TV is amazing.
The Blue Plate Special on May 28th was Baz Luhrman's 'Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen.)' It was often attributed as a commencement speech given by Kurt Vonnegut at MIT, but, in fact, the lyrics are taken from a famous essay, written in 1997 by Mary Schmich, a columnist with the Chicago Tribune. Click through to hear it.