| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Fairview Auto Center, a fixture in the Downers Grove community known for offering a rare full-service pump, closed down recently after more than three decades in business.
The Citgo gas station and service center at 5117 Fairview Avenue shut its doors...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Lake Forest city officials have decided to allow a downtown gas station to sell beer and wine, a move that worries at least one city council member.
The Shell Gas Station, at 193 E. Deerpath Road in the heart of downtown, was granted a special liquor...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Eight people were shot and wounded across Chicago overnight, including a man and a teen in the South Chicago neighborhood early this morning, police said.
The two were shot in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue around 6:35 a.m. A 45-year-old man...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:59 AM
A 7-year-old girl who was the victim of a car-to-car shooting in Palmdale continued to fight for her life Thursday as family and friends pray for a miracle.
Dozens of people held a vigil Wednesday night outside the home of the girl -- identified by...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:29 AM
L.A. County sheriff's investigators identified three men Thursday arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with the car-to-car shooting of a 7-year-old girl in Palmdale.
Arrested were brothers Jesus Peralta, 22, and Carlos Peralta, 19,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:08 PM
A 32-acre park in the south suburbs will be closed through Wednesday after the discovery this week of a dozen high-energy fuel containers at a nearby former military missile base.
The containers were found Wednesday on the former Nike missile base on...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The family of a 7-year-old girl who was gravely wounded in a car-to-car shooting in Palmdale on Wednesday morning say they intend to take her off life support.
“Her heart’s pumping because she’s on medicine. Her organs are only working...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:21 PM
You won't find any homes of the stars on this tour bus as it shuttles rubber-necking sightseers through Los Angeles.
You may not even see the Hollywood sign through the haze from the smokestacks, rail yards and refineries along this "toxic tour" through...
| Aug 24, 2013
In a state that prohibits surcharges on any credit-card payment, suspicious consumers question how gas stations are allowed to charge higher per-gallon prices on payments by credit instead of cash.
"Do the gas stations claim it's a discount for paying...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:24 AM
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls say a masked man lit a modified firework and threw it at a gas station clerk before running off.
The employee of the BP on West Russell Street told officers that the man, who was wearing a black ski...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Timothy E. Foster is accused of covering his face with a yellow tee-shirt and robbing an Ocala gas station on Wednesday night, according to a news release from the Ocala Police Department.
After demanding money from the clerk, Forster reportedly...