| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:18 PM
The Cook County hospitals board ended a $100,000 nationwide search for a new CEO Friday by simply taking the “interim” tag off the title of the guy who has held that position since January.
The board voted unanimously to name Dr. John Jay...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 9:29 AM
A 51-year-old man was killed and another man injured in the Fuller Park neighborhood on the South Side, two of six people shot Friday, according to family and officials.
The shooting happened at about 6:30 p.m. on the 4200 block of South Princeton...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 11:21 PM
A man was shot in the head and died in the Englewood neighborhood early Monday morning and seven others were wounded across the South and West sides.
The homicide happened at 12:43 a.m., police said. Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:35 PM
A 17-year-old boy was in police custody this evening after causing a four-vehicle crash on the Near West Side when he fled officers trying to stop him on suspicion of robbery, police said.
The crash about 12:30 p.m. in the 2000 block of West Jackson...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 1:48 PM
A 17-year-old boy was killed and 11 other people were wounded in shootings across the city Saturday afternoon and night.
The night's lone homicide happened about 12:04 a.m. Sunday in the 3100 block of West Polk Street in the city's East Garfield Park...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:56 AM
A shooter on a bicycle fired on a group of people in the Bronzeville neighborhood, wounding an 11-year-old girl and two teens in one of four shootings overnight on the South and West sides.
The girl and the others were standing on the sidewalk in the...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:08 PM
A teenager was wounded in an Englewood drive-by in one of at least two shootings in the city since early Monday afternoon.
The 19-year-old man was shot at 2:13 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Justine Street, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:18 AM
At least nine people were injured, one fatally, in shootings on the South and West sides on Tuesday, police said.
Among the injured were a 14-year-old boy critically wounded in a West Side shooting and four people hurt in a single shooting on the...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:09 AM
An 18-year-old man was shot and killed in the Marquette Park neighborhood and at least seven other people were wounded, including a 14-year-old boy, in shootings across Chicago Thursday, police said.
The fatal shooting happened in the 2800 block of...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Nine people were wounded in shootings Friday afternoon into Saturday morning, according to police.
A 16-year-old boy was wounded about 1:11 p.m. on the 500 block of West 81st Street in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, according to preliminary...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 4:46 AM
A construction worker was killed Saturday morning after a driver traveling north on Western Avenue disregarded a barrier and drove through a construction site, police said.
The crash happened in the 4900 block of South Western Avenue about 4:17 a.m.,...