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03:35 min | 20 hrs ago

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"Nationwide yesterday alone, according to flight aware. New York, Chicago, and Washington, D.C., were among the worst hit. Every single flight has been delayed. The weather is not the best, but we're working with it. Andy Tim Bond said his trip from Dallas to spend Thanksgiving with relatives in the D.C. region was more expensive than previous years, he calls it a new normal. Some people here in Chicago dealt with those delays, Madeline sweets flight was one of 370 delayed Ian or out of O'Hare. My grandma and grandpa haven't seen them in a few years since COVID and then my parents are down there. Triple-A says it expects not only a busy winter holiday season, but also an explosion next year and what it's calling revenge travel. Americans making up for lost time by spending more money on vacations or traveling, farther from home. Ground point community schools have canceled classes today after learning their computer network may have been compromised during an outage last week. The superintendent says the district has been slowly restoring some parts of the network, but is not back to normal yet. Classes were canceled to help staff better prepare for teaching and operating with limited access to the network this week, a district Senate confirmed its network may have been compromised while conducting an investigation of the outage with a third party cybersecurity company, all staff members, including support staff, will report to their buildings. Bob Conway one O 5 9. A massive brush fire Saturday in mchenry prompted a big response. Firefighters with the mchenry township fire protection district responded to the blaze in the 3800 block of Buchanan road just before noon and founded acre of cornfield burning behind a home. Investigators say windy and dry conditions allowed the flames to spread quickly, numerous departments were called into assist in putting out the fire using brush trucks, ATVs, and other tools. The daily Herald reports by the time the flames were put out about 80 acres of open land was burned, no injuries were reported, no buildings were damaged. That's the story from the Henry. A St. Louis man is charged with home invasion in the beating of a stranger in the west ridge neighborhood on Thanksgiving night. Chicago police say at around ten 40 p.m., a man forced his way into a home near Devon and Oakley, the site CWE Chicago reports prosecutors say 33 year old Alice WAN McKay donkey kicked the front door open and beat the resident with a metal baton in the head until the victim stabbed him with a kitchen knife, then McKay and another man ran off. Doctors used Staples and stitches to close the victim's head wounds while police followed a trail of blood to find McKay a few blocks away. He was arrested and taken to the hospital. Police say he and his brother, who was with him, had never met the victim and didn't offer a motive for the attack. Nancy hardy, one O 5 9 wbm. Atlanta police say a shooting in an Atlanta neighborhood over the weekend killed one person and wounded 5, the Atlanta journal constitution reports several shots were fired during a dispute on the 17th street bridge in Atlantic station after a group of people that were escorted off the open air mall property by security and Atlanta police officers, Atlanta mayor Andre Dickens. The vast majority of the homicides in the city are people that are acquaintances, labors, or family, and these escalated disputes are the vast majority of the motives of homicides in our city. The mayor says people younger than 20 accounted for about 7% of homicide victims and 13% of homicide suspects so far this year. A reminder, the Odyssey app has M thousands of other stations

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03:36 min | 3 d ago

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". A Gary based charitable organization has received a large donation from a famous benefactor. The Bezos day one families fund former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos charity has made the largest private donation to the sojourner truth house in Gary, fun gave one and a quarter $1 million to the ministry, which provides assistance to homeless and at risk women and their children in northwest Indiana. Bezos founded the fund in 2018 to help homeless families find permanent housing and stability. It's one time grant will help the sojourner truth house provide stable housing to families. Bob Conway one O 5 9 WB M two aurora police officers are injured while trying to save a child from drowning. Aurora police sends city firefighters received reports Wednesday afternoon of a 9 year old boy drowning when they got to the scene they found the child had fallen through ice and a woman who had gone in to try and save him. The officers sustained minor injuries while swimming to rescue both victims. The officers and boy were taken to the hospital and later released in stable condition. The woman was treated at the scene. Police say the child went into a frozen section of a retention pond trying to get a football. One O 5 9 W BBM. Two boys are dead after being pulled from a pond in suburban Palatine Wednesday. Police and fire crews were sent to the pond on west panorama drive after getting reports at a group of juveniles fell into a pond. The boys ages four and 6 were pulled from the pond and taken to hospitals where they later died. Reports from the scene indicate ice was seen on the pond, but further details on the incident not yet available. A shooting at a walking strip mall Wednesday night left one man dead two others in the hospital. The shooting happened in the parking lot of a strip mall located in the 1300 block of north Green Bay road, three men and their 20s, 30s and 40s taken to an area hospital for treatment. And last report from Waukegan police, the man in his 20s is now succumbed to his injuries, two other men are in stable condition. At this point, a motive for the shooting remains unknown, and no one is in custody, the case is considered open and active while Keegan police looking for tips about a suspect or suspects called the Lake county crime stoppers hotline with any information. Brandon eisen one O 5 9. Prosecutors say a self admitted gang member is charged after he demanded money from a relative then beat him up in mundelein. Carlos Velasquez is accused of domestic violence, the victim in the case, says Velazquez stepfather, prosecutors say on November 13th Velazquez and two other men allegedly demanded money from the stepfather who refused. When the stepfather told Velasquez and the two other men he was with to leave and tried to call 9-1-1, the beating began. Bon for Velazquez was set at $300,000. Bob Conway one O 5 9 wbm. An employee at a south side residential care facility is charged with allegedly sexually attacking a mentally disabled woman who lived there. Prosecutors say a woman with the cognitive abilities of a 6 year old was sexually assaulted by a residential care facility worker, who was on electronic monitoring for allegedly possessing a firearm while he was out on bail for shooting a man. CBW Chicago reports that clarence Morgan 33 was held without bail on a charge of criminal sexual assault, and for violating bond in the still pending firearms and shooting cases, the woman who has been diagnosed with autism schizophrenia and developmental delays told her mother about one of the attacks and later told a caretaker at the facility about all three

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02:20 min | 4 d ago

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"Your test is negative, stay home until you are feeling better. A disturbing story involving a caretaker at a facility for disabled adults and one of its residents. The caretaker identified as clarence Morgan is accused of sexually assaulting the mentally disabled woman last summer, prosecutors say at the time Morgan was on electronic monitoring on earlier charges involving a shooting. Police say the assault took place at the Hawkins residential home near 83rd Ashland earlier this year, the woman had been diagnosed with autism and schizophrenia and had the cognitive abilities of a 6 year old she told her mother in August about the assault by Morgan. Bob Conway, one O 5 9, WBBL. And that was found stabbed to death earlier this week in a home in roselyn on Chicago's south side, 60 year old reginald Davis was found on the floor inside the home in the 10,900 block of south state. He'd been stabbed in the back, he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead, police say the murder is likely stemming from a domestic incident. However, no arrests have been made. In Indiana, human remains found in the northwest part of the state last month have now been identified as those of a missing woman. The tales from wbms Rachel Pearson. The skeletal remains were found in a remote marsh area in Griffith near Klein avenue in the bormann expressway, the Lake county coroner's office identified the woman as deshauna Glover, who was reported missing in May of 2020, the then 48 year old was from merrillville and had an intellectual disability. Her family says she had walked away from a group home where she was living, an investigation into the death is now ongoing, that's the latest from Lake county, Indiana. If you're looking for some exercise this morning, the 44th annual lifetime turkey trot Chicago 5 K and 8 K and the Plymouth rock ramble kids race returns. This Thanksgiving morning. The run will support the greater Chicago food depository. And the weather looks okay for this morning, at least, could get a shower by the afternoon, and our Black Friday looks pretty nice as well. We'll check in with AccuWeather coming up at 6 13. Mornings were made for better things than rheumatoid arthritis or RA. Xeljanz tofacitinib is a pill for adults with moderate to severe RA when tumor necrosis factor blockers did not work well or could not be tolerated. Xeljanz

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02:51 min | 4 d ago

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"Chicago managed fishing charges in connection with a violent domestic incident at a south side home. Is accused of forcing his way into his ex-girlfriend's Washington Barak home and shooting her after she ended their sometimes violent relationship earlier this year. All faces numerous charges, including attempted murder during his bail hearing yesterday, prosecutors said police had responded to multiple domestic related calls involving hull and the woman. In the latest incident in August, they say hall shot the woman in her home near 55th in Prairie, causing her to have a stroke, Bond was denied with all due back in court next week. Bob Conway, one O 5 9. The national retail federation expects holiday sales to climb this year, reporter Jack thinks, as those sales likely won't happen today. Remember lining up for hours even camping out overnight outside of stores before Thanksgiving? Stores stopped doing that during COVID and this year the big box retailers still aren't opening on Thanksgiving night. I do not miss that, yes, sir. Thank you, shankar, marketing professor at Texas a and M university, says big box retailers in some department stores aren't opening on Thanksgiving because they've expanded online sales. They don't have to over staff the retail operations and to hard to find labor at the right prices. The Black Friday deals are started much earlier. Some retailers pushing them out last month, shoppers are advised to check specific stores websites or to call them to see whether they are open or not. Traveled experts say the holiday travel kits Fred out even more days than usual, they say the ability of many people to work remotely is letting them take off early for Thanksgiving or return home later. The transportation security administration screen more than 2.6 million travel is earlier this week, so passing the number screened Monday before Thanksgiving of 2019. A clinical trial for a new drug to treat Alzheimer's disease is set to be released next week at a conference in San Francisco with the research is opening its first big step in treating a disease that has proven nearly impossible to beat. Its antibody drug that's expensive and complicated to administer it requires an intravenous infusion instead of pills or even a single injection. But doctor tan at cedars Sinai centers falls hires in memory disorders, says it could be an important first step. Then we'll know whether they actually increase not just quantity of light, but quality of life in these people, right? So we don't have that result that certainly is the hope of everyone is that even if it's a modest or relatively modest decrease in the rate of progression if this decrease in progression carries through for the course of the disease, then it could eventually be a very significant change, but we don't know that yet. And I don't think we'll know even after the this conference is eventually take a cocktail of drugs and

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01:34 min | 5 d ago

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"RSV at area hospitals, which is leading to bed shortages and delays in care, especially for young children. Andy Dane one O 5 9. Two women were killed in a house fire last night on the south side. The fire burned a house near 72nd at Walcott in the west englewood neighborhood, officials say the women 32 and 41 years old were found unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene. A former suburban school employee who's been charged with possession of child pornography is recently had his bond terms restricted. The dupage county state's attorney's office and Naperville police say additional conditions have been placed on a former Naperville school district two O three power professional charged with possessing child pornography, a judge issued an arrest warrant for Jeffrey wickman on November 15th, Whitman turned himself into Naperville police and was released after posting bond, but now a judge has granted the state's motion for additional conditions of bond which include no contact with anyone under the age of 18. Bob Conway one O 5 9. The leader of a trade association speaking out against rail workers threats to go on strike, Mark denzler, the president and CEO of the Illinois manufacturers association. There are 12 parties to disagree with their 7 class win railroads or 12 unions, 8 of the unions have approved it, but they have this process by which if one continues to strike, then they all strike. Denzler adds, he thinks Congress should step in and if agreement can't be reached in the next few weeks. 6 O 8 traffic

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02:41 min | Last week

"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

"Learning more about a local university's plans for a new football stadium. Northwestern says that by 2031, the rebuild of Ryan field on the northwestern campus will generate nearly $1.2 billion for the Evanston community. That's according to a newly released independent economic study. Northwestern says this includes $660 million in economic impact to Evanston during the construction process alone and is expected to create nearly 3000 jobs. The new Ryan field is being funded entirely with private dollars. Bob Conway, one O 5 9 WB BM. The U.S. men's national soccer team got a good luck call from President Biden ahead of today's opening match in the World Cup. Coach put me in. I'm ready to play. You guys, I know you're the underdog, but I'll tell you what, man, you got some of the best players in the world on your team and you're representing this country and I know you're going to play your hearts out. So let's go shock them all. The U.S. is playing Wales this afternoon. A recent survey by the national retail federation finds there will be a robust traffic of holiday shoppers, this Thanksgiving weekend. The NRF says a little more than 166 million consumers plan to look for deals Thanksgiving Day right through cyber Monday. We're expecting a healthy holiday season overall be in our F's, Catherine Cullen tells us the recent survey finds many people are concerned about inflation, but over 60% believe that it's important to spend on gifts and celebrations. And so they may adjust other areas of their lives. They may focus maybe on DIY gifts, if that's what they need to do. The top gift categories in the survey by the national retail federation include clothes, toys, and gift cards The collapsed crypto exchange FTX says it's launched a strategic review of its global assets, it's preparing for the sale and reorganization of some businesses. The move comes as the company's demise has undermined confidence in the entire cryptocurrency sector. Each day since FTX started bankruptcy proceedings over a week ago has brought shocking revelations about the extent of the company's problems. According to a bankruptcy filing, the biggest single creditor is owed more than $220 million. The names of those who have lost money have not been revealed, The Bahamas based former chief executive Sam bankman fried and the company he led a facing a number of investigations. That was BBC News reporter grant ferret, top trending stories just ahead also sports a sour finish to a back and forth bears game in Atlanta. The

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01:59 min | Last week

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"24/7, where you can get help with rent and utility issues. They burn one of 5 9, WBBL. A driver is dead after a collision involving an Amtrak train traveling from Chicago to Seattle. It happened around 5 last evening. In Brookfield, Wisconsin outside of Milwaukee, police say a preliminary investigation has revealed the driver a man in his 60s had driven around crossing gates Amtrak says there were no injuries to the 183 passengers and crew on board empire builder train 7. The Cook County sheriff's office will be getting a boost via a new eye in the sky wbms Mike trouser explains. The board approved 11 and a half $1 million for the purchase or lease of a helicopter using surplus funds from the 2022 budget, according to sheriff Tom dart. He says they're a game changer, especially for tracking carjackers. Helicopters have proven useful for that by the CPD and state police, helping to avoid dangerous pursuits on the ground. The sheriff's office shares two helicopters with the Chicago police department, which dart notes are old and often out of commission. They are being replaced. The sheriff hopes to have a chopper in the air in the summer or fall. That's the story from the county board. A former depaul university student who tried to aid the Islamic State has been handed a 7 and a half year prison sentence. Tommaso said prosecution was believed to be the first of its kind when it began three years ago. A terrorism case brought against a U.S. based defendant involving computer code at trial of Zanzibar's lawyers insisted it ran up against fundamental questions of free speech, prosecutors said Oz's designed a process that uses a computer script to make Islamic State propaganda more conveniently accessed and disseminated by users on the social media platform telegram. Bob Conway one O 5 9 W BM. A growing scam that targets people's bank accounts is centered around checks sent through

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01:36 min | Last week

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"Mobile home fire in western Indiana Authorities in Brazil, Indiana say the children ages three years and three months died from smoke inhalation, they were pronounced dead at the scene, the cause of the fire was not immediately clear, a neighbor says he ran to the home when he heard shouting and tried to get into the front door, but the heat and the smoke were overwhelming. Bob Conway one O 5 9 WB M the FBI, warning of a growing scam involving checks. Special agent siobhan Johnson of the FBI's field office in Chicago says thieves are stealing checks from residential and postal service mailboxes. She says some thieves use a process called washing to remove ink from checks and alter them so they can be cached, they use also use the running and account numbers from stolen checks to create counterfeit ones. Johnson says there are ways to protect yourself. If you have mail that's going to go out, don't let your mail sit in a mailbox. That's your home mailbox or those blue mailboxes on the corner, consider depositing that directly at the United States Postal Service building. Once it's in that building, it's a lot safer than it might be sitting in your mailbox at home waiting to be picked up. Johnson says there are also anti fraud pens with special link, which make it much harder for thieves to alter checks. She also suggests making payments online rather than mailing checks. Jim goodis one O 5 9 W BBM. We'll give you the answer to this hour's smart quiz question and see if we have a winner coming up in just 60 seconds. If dog people made dog food, it definitely wouldn't look like dusty burnt Brown pebbles. It would actually be food. It would be made with real fresh meat and veggies, gently cooked to preserve their nutritional value

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03:50 min | Last week

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"Security, the security guard, you know, on the floor, and they were trying to the police were trying to get them back, you know, get them back together. Kelly met city police say they were conducting a training exercise nearby and responded quickly to the shooting at a quarter past noon. The 57 year old security guard died from his wounds, one witness says he heard 15 shots and describes the guard as a really good hearted person who joked and talked sports during the two months that he had been working at the mall. Nancy hardy one O 5 9. Two people are dead after car struck a tree on the south side early today, Chicago police say the car was traveling at a high speed when it went out of control near 81st in stony island, the male driver and female passenger were pronounced dead at the scene. Mayor lightfoot proposing creation of a new transit tax increment financing district, it would pay for an extension of the CTA red line from 95th to 130th street. She says the project represents one of the most critical investments in the CTA's history. The far south side is the only part of Chicago that doesn't have a rail line that extends to it. A fact that I know many believe it's totally unacceptable. The 5 and a half mile extension would include new stations at 103rd, 111th, 116th and 130th streets. The Chicago city council has approved the sale of some land near 48th and cottage grove to northwestern memorial healthcare. The health agency plans to build a $130 million outpatient center on the site, northwestern says the four story facility will include urgent primary and specialty care services as well as a pharmacy cancer center and retail space, construction could begin next summer with a scheduled opening in the summer of 2025. The Chicago public school system getting a substantial financial gift. Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott is gifting a combined $48 million to public schools in the city. The former wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos donated $25 million to CPS following multi-million dollar donations to Chicago charter school networks. The grants which are part of the more than $14 billion Scott has donated since she pledged to do so in 2019 have no restrictions, so institutions can use the money, however they want. A spokesperson for the Chicago public schools says the $25 million donation will most certainly help change lives. Bob Conway one O 5 9 WB M a 15 year old boy is charged with stealing 28 guns from a far south suburban gun range, oak force police say the weapons were stolen during a burglary at the eagle gun range on west 159th street early Monday. Police say four people crashed a vehicle into the building and got away with the guns and ammunition, investigators used surveillance footage to track down the teen, 5 years ago, a group of thieves stole about 40 guns from the same store after throwing a cinder block through a window to get inside. Chicago's inspector general has unveiled a new website she hopes will shed more light on police misconduct investigations. Look up a sworn officer by name or star number, and you can see what misconduct records that officer might have, along with the outcome of the investigation. It's all public record what this new data dashboard does, according to inspector general Deborah wittsburg, is update the system and make records available going back to 2007. I think there are certainly likely to be important uses here for people working in police accountability and police oversight. But I also think that members of the public are entitled to public information and entitled to information about how the city runs. There's a link on our website news radio dot com. Steve Miller. You can listen to WV VM wherever

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02:40 min | Last week

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"At 5 18, news radio 105 9 wbm. We have a lot of clouds in Chicagoland some scattered snow and this is how it'll be the rest of the day. Maybe an inch or so of accumulation right now, some of the west in northwest burbs getting a taste of this snow. High today of 37°, that's basically where we are now, 34 at O'Hare also 34 at midway, Tinley Park at 33, downtown along Chicago's lakefront, 34°, we have a high of 37°. It's 5 ten. If dog people made dog food, it definitely wouldn't look like dusty burnt Brown pebbles. It would actually be food. It would be made with real fresh meat and veggies, gently cooked to preserve the nutritional value. You know, like food, the farmer's dog was created by dog people who cook and deliver fresh healthy food. Try the farmer's dog and get fresh pre portioned meals tailored to your dog's needs. Tell us about your dog, build your plan and get 50% off at the farmer's dog dot com slash radio. That's the farmer's dog dot com slash radio. Police say a doorman was threatened with a fire extinguisher and carjacked in river north, this was yesterday morning. Someone followed the 26 year old doorman into a building on the 600 block of north Kingsbury and demanded the keys to the vehicle. The doorman gave the robber the keys. The Toyota was later founded in alley on the 300 block of south Whipple street, police are still looking for the carjacker. The application window for anyone wanting to be considered for 12th ward alderman closes today at 5 o'clock, applicants have to live in the 12th ward. The mayor's office says they have to have a passion for public service after applications closed, names and resumes will be available to the public, the mayor picks a final candidate who then gets confirmed by the city council, the new alderman will replace George cardenas, who stepped down to take a seat on the Cook County board of review. A student who was caught with a gun at west aurora high school is now facing several charges. Aurora police say the student who was a juvenile and whose name has not been released, was found with the gun on the high school's campus around noon yesterday, police said it was an isolated incident and the student did not have any specific plans for violence against the school. The student is facing numerous charges, including 5 counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. Bob Conway, one O 5 9 WB M. A Chicago man was freed after spending half of his life wrongfully in prison, Edwin davila was exonerated yesterday, though he was released from prison in 2020. He was 21 years old when he was framed for murder by Chicago police detective Ronaldo Guevara, de ville, spoke with CBS two. Never give up. Never give up. Keep

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02:15 min | 2 weeks ago

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"Mid 30s, Wednesday, low 30s, Thursday, as well. 27 at O'Hare midway 28th, the Lake from 29, Gary at 21. I'm acting with a reader on the steam divorce. At 7 40. A shooting over the weekend in merrillville has left one person injured and two vehicles and to buildings damaged. Police responded to calls of shots fired near the intersection of 61st avenue and Harrison street in merrillville. Police say that a preliminary investigation found one person at the scene with minor injuries, as well as bullet damage to the vehicles and the buildings, one of which was a residence. Merrillville police who are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact them. Bob Conway, one O 5 9. A popular Twitter account is being shut down. Yum, yum, yum, yum, yum. Simpson's mega fan, Charlie southern, started The Simpsons account almost a decade ago. He posted Delhi quotes from the long running Fox TV show and had over 634,000 followers. Southern says it's time to go. Elon Musk taking over Twitter is the reason he's deactivating the hugely popular account. Good night, Lisa. Good night, mom. He says he doesn't like the direction Musk is going with Twitter, so he tweeted a final goodbye. Simpson's qot is finished, been a fun 9 years. Don't forget me. Stacy Lynn. CBS News. Only a handful of states currently recognize girls flag football as an official high school sport. In California, it's heading in that direction as CBS Dana backus reports, a team of young athletes is thriving, thanks to some support from the NFL. The sport, without the same risk of concussions and serious injuries as tackle football is growing in popularity. Nationwide, the number of girls playing flag football in high school jumped 40% in two years, even though just 5 states recognize it as an official high school sport. The Crenshaw cougars are one of the 16 Southern California teams chosen to participate in the only

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02:13 min | 2 weeks ago

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"Value. You know, like food, the farmer's dog was created by dog people who cook and deliver fresh, healthy food. Try the farmer's dog and get fresh pre portioned meals tailored to your dog's needs. Tell us about your dog, build your plan and get 50% off at the farmer's dog dot com slash radio. That's the farmer's dog dot com slash radio. 5 11 police arrested an unruly passenger when a United Airlines flight from San Francisco landed at O'Hare, the airline says it's grateful the crew handled the situation well, Chicago police say there was a disturbance on the plane, and three people were taken to hospitals in good condition, Twitter video shows a flight attendant possibly being assaulted when the plane was on the ground at O'Hare. One person was hurt as bullets struck two vehicles and two buildings over the weekend in merrillville. Police responded to calls of shots fired near the intersection of 61st avenue and Harrison street in merrillville. Police say that a preliminary investigation found one person at the scene with minor injuries, as well as bullet damage to the vehicles and the buildings, one of which was a residence. Merrillville police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact them. Bob Conway, one O 5 9. Police in Lake villa are investigating a threat made about a middle school dance, Lake villa police say in a Facebook post, officers responded to a threat at Columbia middle school during a school dance so far they say there was no credible threat, police remained at Friday night's dance until parents arrived to pick up their kids. The General Assembly will be back in Springfield tomorrow for the fall veto session. The controversial safety act is expected to be on the agenda, Senate president Don Harmon says any changes to the act will be small. There were some wild claims being thrown out there like the state's attorneys were going to be forced to throw the jail doors open on January 1st. The voters didn't buy that because no politician would ever vote for something like that. Many sheriffs and state's attorneys from all around Illinois of both parties have said they want major changes to the act, but leaders in Springfield say it's not necessary. Your AccuWeather 5 day forecast just ahead also all the latest on the bears disappointment

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01:30 min | 3 weeks ago

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"Searching for suspects in a multiple shooting outside of a business from the southwest side early yesterday morning. Police say 5 people were shot and wounded after an argument broke out and someone pulled out a gun and fired shots. The shooting happened just after midnight in the 5100 block of south archer avenue in archer heights, police say three men ages 34, 51 and 52 were each wounded in the arm. They were taken to hospitals and listed in fair and good condition. The conditions and ages of the other two victims were not immediately known. Veron black, one O 5 9, wbm. A Gary man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for the murder of a 13 year old boy who was killed while trick or treating last year. Desmond L Cruz junior was the first to four co defendants to be arrested in connection with the shooting that killed 13 year old Thomas de la Cruz junior and wounded another teenage boy outside the Williamsburg apartments in Hammond's hessville section, crews pleaded guilty in September to one count of murder, two other defendants Sheldon stokes and Richard walker have pleaded not guilty to murder their trial to scheduled to begin January 30th, a fourth man pleaded guilty to aggravated battery. Police say dela Cruz was shot after arguing with stokes. Bob Conway, one O 5 9. Record breaking warmth on the way, the details in the 5 day forecast from ackee weather in two minutes at 6 13. Don't lose access to your

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02:09 min | 3 weeks ago

"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

"Three victims are brothers 1517 and 21 years old, shooting happened just after 2 p.m. yesterday on the 7600 block of south wolcott avenue across the street from Barton elementary school two of those shots were initially hospitalized in critical condition. It's not known what sparked the gunfire, no arrests have been made. Bob Conway, one O 5 9 WB M 22 year old woman is recovering this morning after her car crashed into a business and lakeshore drive it happened shortly after midnight on the southbound drive near grand, the driver was taken to northwestern memorial hospital in good condition. A reminder that when you want to listen to your phone, just download the free Odyssey app and click the word follow for easy access or when you're home, just ask your smart speaker to play. News radio. It's 5 O 8 traffic and weather together on the 8s good morning boat around. Good morning rob, we have a problem on the outbound side of the Eisenhower to start off our early Monday. It's a report of a car fire looks like it said out Austin. On the outbound side of the Ike at Austin, reported vehicle fire looks like everything is over on the shoulder and emergency crews arriving on the scene as we speak when the outbound side of the Ike, it's a 15 minute trip out to manheim 33 odd 2090, but no inbound delays on the Eisenhower. No delays on the edens today in or outbound, the Kennedy, all clear on the In-N-Out bound trips as well, just 15 minutes between O'Hare and downtown. On the Stevenson we are all good both in an outbound and on the city's south side so far so good as well. The Dan Ryan, along with I 57 and the bishop Ford, all moving at posted speeds on dussault lakeshore drive, no major problems, the tri state tollways all clear. On the north and southbound sides on the Jane Adams the Reagan and veterans always we are moving at posted speeds as well. Around 53 in the northwest suburbs you are all good on I 80 in the southwest verbs, no major problems in an in and out of northwestern Indiana on 80 94 in the Indiana toll road we are delay free I 65 both north and southbound through merrillville and crown point. We are checking in A-okay. From the metro traffic center next report at 5 18, news radio one O 5 9. AccuWeather forecast for the rest of today, flooding a sunshine, cooler than yesterday, but still pleasant. In a high today of 54, it's an eye clear and chilly lows ranging

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"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

WBBM Newsradio

01:58 min | 3 weeks ago

"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

"Of Chicago students say they consume drinks that were spiked with drugs. Who blames the governor. I'm Dave Dahl in Springfield. Political heavyweights from both parties will campaign for local candidates across the area in the next few days, plus economists are keeping their eye on the latest jobs report. It's set to come out in about two hours. M business S&P futures up 26 points, NASDAQ futures up 81 points. Clouds in Chicagoland throughout the day headed to a high of 70° right now we're at 63 at O'Hare, 64° downtown at 5 31. Authorities at the University of Chicago say they've received reports from 7 students who claim drugs may have been put in their drinks at parties, bob Conway with the story. Officials say one of the students reported they were likely sexually assaulted and a dorm room after attending a party where they suspected their drink had been drugged. The party and assault happened on October 28th, a university spokesman says no police reports were filed in any of these incidents and they took place primarily off campus. The school is seeking more information as part of their investigation into the reports. Bob Conway, one O 5 9, wbm. Four men were shot in the humble park neighborhood last night. Police say the men were in the area of Chicago in lawndale with four others, four other people approached them and opened fire, a 62 year old man is listed in critical condition, the others ages 26 31 and 34 are all reported in good condition, no word on a motive for the shooting. State senator Darren Bailey, the Republican candidate for governor is blaming the Democrats for a threat against him and his family this week. A voicemail says the caller would skin the senator alive and feed members of his family to him. Bailey said the trigger is governor pritzker. And his policies. Exactly what

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"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

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02:36 min | 3 weeks ago

"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

"From the metro traffics and our next report at 5 28 news radio one O 5 9. Clouds in Chicago land today, it is a little cooler than yesterday. We'll get up to a high right about 70°. There is a chance for a few showers in the area later in the day. For the weekend, getting a little chillier down in the low 60s, both Saturday and Sunday. Right now, we have 63 at O'Hare. It is 60° at Lansing 64° downtown, headed to a high today of 70°. It's 5 20. Our top story this hour, University of Chicago officials say drugs may have been placed in the drinks of 7 undergrads at off campus parties, one of the students was reportedly sexually assaulted, bob Conway will have much more on this story coming up at 5 31. Two officers who allegedly lied about the fatal shooting of a 25 year old man are now facing dismissal, more than 12 years after the deadly encounter, it's already cost the city millions of dollars in a lawsuit, Chicago police superintendent David Brown filed disciplinary charges with the Chicago police board on October 28th, alleging officers Armando ugarte and Michael saint Clair the second repeatedly made false statements about the shooting of William hope junior on July 8th, 2010. Aurora leaders are busy this week unveiling projects they say are designed to boost the western suburbs economy. They are finding new uses for abandoned buildings and vacant sites. The projects include converting the long vacant terminal and hubs building in downtown aurora. It becomes apartments and retail space. A third project replaced a former Sears store at Fox valley mall with more than 300 new apartments, Clayton Muhammad is the chief spokesperson for the city of aurora. The need for foot traffic is so paramount when you're planning economic development. And so not only do we have in the heart of downtown now, these 50 new apartments, we've also approved two other residential developments, one on the east bank of the Fox river, a river edge park, 246 units, and on the West Bank of the Fox river, 200 units. Muhammad says one goal of all the projects is to help boost business downtown and also at the Fox valley mall. The Salvation army red kettles are back in Chicagoland starting next week. The iconic kettles are designed as a fundraiser for the work the Salvation army does all year long. Volunteers have been ringing bells at the kettles for more than 130 years, 70% of all Salvation army donations for the year are received at Christmas time. Among other things, the Salvation army provides a place to sleep in a meal to many homeless people in the area. Early morning business news just ahead we'll see what the futures

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"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

WBBM Newsradio

02:04 min | 3 weeks ago

"bob conway" Discussed on WBBM Newsradio

"Over the weekend. 17 year old Isaiah Kindle in 16 year old tyranny Richmond key were killed when the vehicle they were in hit an object in the roadway near 224th and lawndale. The two students, both juniors from rich and park, were in a vehicle with another student, as well as a district graduate Kindle and Richmond key with students at the district fine art and communications campus, the district noted that a GoFundMe page has been established for the students. Bob Conway, one O 5 9 WB M North Korea has launched more than ten missiles off its eastern and western coasts. They launches came hours after North Korea threatened to use nuclear weapons at the U.S. and South Korea. They're holding joint military drills, BBC News correspondent Jean McKenzie. This one missile that we have to be paying real attention to because this one missile actually crossed the sea border between North and South Korea and landed just off the east coast of South Korea between the east coast and a remote island, it's actually the first time that North Korea has ever fired a missile that's crossed this border since the countries were divided after the Second World War. So in 1948, now it landed in international water so it didn't land in South Korean waters, but it is an unprecedented move and it is much more serious than the other missile launches we've seen recently. The north views the joint U.S. South Korean drills has rehearsal for an invasion. Investors will be watching and waiting as the Federal Reserve wraps up its latest meeting today. The fed is expected to announce a hefty three quarters of a point hike in its key short term rate that would be its fourth straight increase, but what many fed watchers are hoping is that cheer Jerome Powell will hint that the Central Bank may ease the pace of its hikes that officials have stressed that they need to sharply raise rates to tame inflation which reached 8.2% in September, so far this year the fed has raised its key rate 5 times and an aggressive pace that is sent borrowing rates surging

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