| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:07 AM
With the new TV season upon us, let's step back and look at the new shows based out of Chicago (an unprecedented six TV series are here this fall), plus shows filming elsewhere that feature Chicago actors.
First, what's shooting in town:
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:16 PM
A West Side woman killed another woman at a Homan Square gas station last month after the two had a fight on Facebook, authorities said today.
Khalila Southall, 30, is charged with first-degree murder in the Aug. 26 shooting death of Lakeisha Tate, 28,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:22 AM
TORONTO — Modern television dramas are filled with all kinds of fantastical characters you’ll probably never meet in real life — turncoat FBI agents, throne-seeking knights, superhero crime fighters.
What it may not have enough of, at...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:33 AM
An argument between two people in Carson early Wednesday morning led to a confrontation with police, a foot chase and eventually a shooting that left the suspect dead, police said.
It all began about 3:15 a.m. when a woman flagged down Long Beach police...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:33 AM
The Des Plaines Oasis overlooking the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway, one of the glass-walled icons of the Illinois Tollway system, will be torn down next year to make way for the road's widening, officials announced Thursday.
Opened in 1959 and long a...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:30 AM
On April 2, a hearing was held at the Baltimore City Zoning Board to determine whether the zoning authority would grant conditional use for a gas station to a new, mega-Royal Farms store. This would operate 24/7 with at least 12 gas pumps at the...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:39 AM
A car with a 1-year-old child in the back seat was stolen from a gas station parking lot on the West Side, but the toddler was found safe minutes later, authorities said.
The mother had left the car running in the 3100 block of West Chicago Avenue as...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:03 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A man crashed through a chain-linked fence and into a home after he was shot while driving through the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, authorities said. Dane Whitfield, 31,...
| Apr 28, 2013
Here are three things the Obama administration has done that you probably didn't know about:
Ever struggle with those accordion-style rubber sleeves on nozzles at the gas station? The sleeve — technically a "vapor recovery nozzle" — was...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Two suspects were in custody after an off-duty corrections officer was shot and severely wounded Thursday at a gas station in Colton, authorities said.
Officials said the officer was fueling his automobile at a Shell station in the 2700 block of Iowa...
| May 5, 2013
| 4:55 AM
A 36-year-old woman buying food from a street vendor on Kedzie Avenue was one of two people shot Saturday night.
She sustained a wound to the arm about 10:35 p.m. just north of the intersection with 60th Street in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, police...