| Sep 15, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Last week: The University of Miami and University of Florida being ranked in the top 50 U.S. News best colleges is good news for all of us, having premier universities helps us retain and attract students to Florida. Universities help create diverse,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Two carloads of teenagers and young adults met up at a gas station in the far north suburbs before heading to a nearby stretch of road where they engaged in a street race, switching lanes and maneuvering for position, authorities said.
The race ended...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:39 PM
After last June's derecho — and Tropical Storms Irene and Isabel before it — Rodgers Forge resident Nancy Slaterback was fed up with power outages.
"The problem's getting worse. It's not getting better," she told members of the Public Service...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:14 AM
After Michael Kozel was shot in a hold-up robbery at his Gage Park muffler shop Wednesday, he reached out to his son, just hours before his death.
"'They shot me in the back,'" Michael Kozel Jr., recalled his father's last words to him.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Police are asking the public’s help in identifying a suspect who was involved in three gas station robberies in Burbank over the last five months.
Police believe the same man was involved in several other robberies in Los Angeles and Orange...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Roughly 3,800 gallons of gas -- or more than $14,000 worth -- was stolen over a five-day period from the 76 gas station in Burbank, the second such major theft in as many weeks, police reported.
In the most recent incident, video surveillance footage...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:41 PM
UC Irvine police are asking for help identifying a person of interest in connection with a bike theft last year.
In a news release Wednesday, officials distributed the picture of a man they say may have been involved in the grand theft of a bicycle at...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:53 PM
A Forest Park man was shot at a gas station near the Eisenhower Expressway on the West Side this morning, officials said.
The shooting occurred around 4:30 a.m. after the victim, Gregory Bady, 28, got into an argument with another person at the gas...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Finding Alex Zaldivar's killers required a combination of sophisticated technology and strong police work.
Surveillance video designed to capture red-light runners was used to put the suspects' vehicles less than a mile from the crime scene.
| Jan 23, 2013
| 5:10 AM
Deputies got a call Monday night from a woman who was inside her car at a Charlotte Harbor gas station when a homeless man approacher her and asked her for a lighter, according to a news release from the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office.
| Jan 23, 2013
| 5:38 PM
One life began and another tragically ended in incidents that happened within a short time and distance of each other in Cicero this morning, officials said.
A couple was rushing to a hospital early this morning for the birth of their baby when it became...