| Feb 7, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Four firefighters were injured fighting an extra-alarm blaze on the Far Northwest Side tonight.
The four were hurt in a stairway collapse while fighting the fire in the 5700 block of North Newark Avenue, according to Fire Media.
At 8:18 p.m....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A man died after he was shot in the abdomen at a "30 & over" lounge at 69th and Morgan streets in the Englewood neighborhood around 2 a.m., police said. The 29-year-old man was shot outside...
| Feb 18, 2012
A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review-- Guest host Carol Marin with Greg Hinz, Crain’s Chicago Business; Linda...
| Jan 30, 2011
The Art of Not Sitting Pretty
St. Martin's Press: 479 pp., $35
Here comes that old question, the one that pops up when a new biography of a prominent artist or writer is published: Do we judge an artist by the life or the work?...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Chicago officials say they will not crack down on "dibs," the tradition of cordoning off shoveled-out parking spaces -- at least for now."
And more good news for blizzard weary residents: There'll be no enforcement today of parking meters.
In giving a...