Chicago

March 04, 2018 - 9:46 am
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A woman was carjacked at gunpoint early Sunday in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The woman, 48, was parking her vehicle when one unknown offender knocked on her window and demanded she exit the vehicle and another unknown offender entered her...
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Ford
(Ryan Garza/Detroit Free Press via USA TODAY NETWORK)
Craig Dellimore
February 23, 2018 - 8:56 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Aldermen held another hearing Tuesday morning on reports of sexual harassment at two Ford Motor Company plants in Chicago and how those complaints were handled. Suzette Wright, a former worker suing the company for sexual harassment, said she started working at a Ford...
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Hijabs
Mannequins display hijabs. (Chayuti Siritan/Dreamstime.com)
Jim Gudas
February 23, 2018 - 3:47 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM Newsradio) -- A billboard campaign seeks to educate Chicago-area drivers about a traditional garment worn by some Muslim women. WBBM's Jim Gudas reports. For six weeks, billboards along the Tri-State Tollway and I-55 will feature women wearing the hijab, a veil covering the head and...
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Women Only Workspace
A women-only co-working space has opened in Chicago's River North neighborhood. (Courtesy: evolveHer website)
February 22, 2018 - 7:22 pm
(WBBM Newsradio) -- A women-only co-working space has opened in Chicago's River North neighborhood. "It's 5,000 square feet. It's a beautiful loft in River North," evolveHer founder Alicia Driskill says. Driskill says evolveHer is designed to meet the needs of women balancing demands from work and...
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