| Sep 24, 2014
| 11:40 AM
A Chicago man on parole in an unrelated gun case has been charged in the murder of a southwest suburban man in 2012 on the Near West Side, authorities said.
Kyle Howard, 33, who is charged with the killing of Devon Paramore, 33, was ordered held without...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Samuel Higgins and a friend were looking to "hit a lick" -- slang for scoring a lot of money fast -- when they spotted 88-year-old Arthur Hearn waiting at a bus stop on the South Side.
Higgins, dressed as a woman, kept watch up and down the 8500 block of...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:18 AM
A 16-year-old has been charged with wounding a man in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side in June, police said.
The teen boy, who was not identified by police, walked up to a 23-year-old man around 11:10 p.m. on June 14 and shot him,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Police are looking for the man and woman suspected of knocking over an 88-year-old South Side man who died after the attack last week in the Chatham neighborhood.
An autopsy Monday determined Arthur Hearn, of the 8400 block of South Langley Avenue, died...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:57 PM
A man killed in a four-vehicle chain reaction crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway Monday afternoon has been identified.
Reginald Hudson, 58, of Calumet City, died of crash-related injuries after two sport utility vehicles and two cars collided about 1 p.m....
| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:20 PM
A 22-year-old West Side man has been charged in a Thursday shooting that wounded a man in the city's Lawndale neighborhood.
Tyree Bradley of the 1500 block of South Kostner Avenue was charged with aggravated battery with a firearm, in the shooting...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:49 PM
A 34-year-old man shot in the head Sunday in the Winneconna Park neighborhood died the next day, according to information released Thursday by the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Richard Johnson, 34, was pronounced dead at 9:09 a.m. on Monday...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:58 PM
A 16-year-old boy who died in a shooting in Old Town was a member of the tumbling team coached by Secretary of State Jesse White, who remembered the teen Friday as a "highly respected and well-mannered young man."
“We lost one of our tumblers to...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Two men have been wounded in shootings on the city's South and Southwest sides since mid-afternoon today, police said.
In the South Shore neighborhood about 5:20, a man, age 23, suffered a gunshot wound to the left side, and was in serious condition...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Two teens were shot to death and at least 13 other people, including a 12-year-old boy, were wounded in shootings between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.
The most recent shooting was a homicide that happened about 4:10 a.m. Saturday in the West...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 10:03 AM
A man shot near Garfield Park died Saturday night after he drove about mile east before flagging down police, one of at least 14 people shot in the city since mid-afternoon, authorities said.
The man, 21, was shot in the chest about 6:50 p.m. Saturday...