| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A judge denied bail today for an 18-year-old man accused in the fatal shooting of two men killed in 2012 during the NATO summit weekend in which at least a dozen others were shot and wounded.
Judge Maria Kuriakos Ciesil ordered Mario Gutierrez held on...
| May 18, 2012
| 11:29 PM
As the NATO summit approached, Chicago police Friday continued to hold several people suspected of making Molotov cocktails but would say nothing about the arrests, adding to a growing mystery over the nature of the investigation.
Police earlier Friday...
| May 31, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel put the arm on NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell today, making a case for a Super Bowl to be held at Soldier Field.
Don’t start making plans to buy tickets yet, however. Chicago's lakefront is often arctic in February, and the...
| May 22, 2012
| 10:52 AM
In 1914, young German men, brought up in the martial legacy of Bismarck’s Prussia, boarded trains for the front in a festival atmosphere as young women showered them with flowers and kisses. There lay the promise of glory and adventure—not...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 8:11 PM
Amy Rule sat among a roomful of high school seniors, participating in a lesson on personal finances.
Students passed around a coin while reciting some common money sayings and myths.
Chicago’s first lady offered, “Money grows on trees,&...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:21 PM
For Chicago delegates looking for a little piece of home, there was a familiar sight on the streets of Charlotte: officers from the Chicago Police Department.
The city sent a contingent of cops to the Democratic National Convention as a “matter...
| Sep 11, 2012
Mayor Rahm Emanuel took office in May 2011 and a month later his handpicked school board rescinded a 4 percent pay raise for teachers, leading Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis to broach the possibility of a strike.
Ever since, Chicago Tribune...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 10:37 AM
A rare event is set for the Chicago suburbs later this week when the Ryder Cup golf tournament comes to Medinah Country Club.
Some economic experts say the tournament could bring around $130 million in revenue to the area. That's about the same...
| May 16, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Chicago continues to enhance security measures around McCormick Place as part of preparations for the NATO summit.
Crews have begun putting up three miles of heavy fencing around McCormick Place.
Some businesses near McCormick have also boarded up their...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:09 AM
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