4-Star-Chicagoan Chi-Town Cheerleaders

4-Star-Chicagoan Chi-Town Cheerleaders

This week's 4-Star-Chicagoan, Paulette Franklin, founded the Chi-Town Cheerleaders 30 years ago and has been using cheerleading as a way to help young girls build confidence and stay active ever since.

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New island pops up along North Carolina coast

It's being called Shelly Island. And because of the changing tides of the Atlantic Ocean, beach goers at Cape Hatteras' Cape Point can now trek to the newly formed land.

Judge delays decision in Cook County sugary beverage tax lawsuit until Thursday

A judge delayed a decision in a lawsuit filed by retailers aimed at preventing a tax from going into effect on Saturday which would make you pay more for sugary drinks in Cook County.

Father accused of killing son, 5, says he didn't 'flee' to Vegas

A South Pasadena man accused of murdering his 5-year-old son didn't fight being returned from Las Vegas to SoCal at a hearing Tuesday, saying he never came to Nevada to "flee."

Athletes arrive in Chicago for Warrior Games

About 200 veterans and active duty personnel arrived Wednesday morning at O'Hare International Airport

Airport Starbucks worker goes on break, disappears

RDU Airport Police are asking for the public's help in finding a Terminal 2 Starbucks employee who went missing while on break Monday.