| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Four men shot in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side on Wednesday are casualties of an ongoing conflict along Chicago Avenue where control of drug sales sometimes leads to weekslong bouts of violence, according to police and neighbors.
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:21 AM
Heat should be restored by midday to more than 80 Edison Park homes after work crews ruptured a main and cut off gas overnight, officials said.
The natural gas main was damaged about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday in the 6700 block of North Oconto Avenue,...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Five children and two adults were critically injured in a single-car crash in Jackson Park overnight Tuesday, authorities said.
Firefighters were called to the scene of the accident at East Marquette Drive and South Richards Drive about midnight and...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 11:56 AM
A man jumped from a third-story window during an extra-alarm fire Saturday morning on the West Side.
He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition had stabilized, said Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford. Three other people...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:57 PM
A man was injured and 12 other people were displaced when a fire broke out in a three-story building on the South Side on Wednesday evening, authorities said.
The blaze started around 10:10 p.m. in a mixed-use building on the corner of East 76th...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:42 PM
A Union Pacific West Line Metra train struck a semitruck Thursday afternoon in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, causing temporary delays, officials said.
While no injuries were reported, Chicago Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:14 AM
Two Chicago Fire Department personnel were hospitalized early Thursday after a man bit one of them and injured the other in the Loop, officials said.
The incident happened about 2 a.m. in the 200 block of West Jackson Boulevard, said Fire Department...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:13 AM
Firefighters battled a blaze early Tuesday morning in the city's Chatham neighborhood.
Fire crews were called to the 8200 block of South Langley Avenue just before 2 a.m., said Chicago Fire Department spokesman Will Knight.
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:12 AM
A small fire broke out early Tuesday at a high-rise building in the Loop, authorities said.
The fire started about 2 a.m. on the top floor of a 15-story building at 122 W. Monroe St.
No one was in the building, which was being renovated, according...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Aldermen on Friday pressed the head of Chicago's Business Affairs office to make sure the ride-share companies that compete with taxi cabs honor new city regulations, but questioned whether there are enough inspectors on the payroll to keep sufficient...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Two women found dead after a suspicious fire in the basement of a two-flat building in the Belmont Gardens neighborhood Thursday night have been identified, authorities said Tuesday.
The fire started about 11:10 p.m. in the 4500 block of West Parker...