| May 27, 2014
| 5:49 AM
A Forest Park man was killed and seven people were wounded between Monday afternoon and early this morning across Chicago, officials said.
Monte Tillman, 33, was shot around 3:15 p.m. Monday near Lake Street and Laramie Avenue in the Austin...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Friday's print column, expanding on a recent blog post Almost as shocking as the accusation that two 12-year-old girls from near Milwaukee stabbed a friend nearly to death Saturday was the news that authorities are charging the girls as adults.......
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The Chicago Infrastructure Trust approved its second project Thursday, a plan to make 141 city-owned swimming pools more energy efficient.
The proposal would not make any cosmetic changes to the city’s aging collection of swimming pools, but would...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:21 AM
One man was killed and another critically wounded in a shooting in the Austin neighborhood overnight, among at least eight people shot across Chicago Thursday, police said.
The Austin shooting occurred around around 8:55 p.m. in the 5700 block of West...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Murder charges have been filed against a 22-year-old man accused of fatally shooting a man during an armed robbery in April on the West Side, police said.
Shannon Williams, 22, was charged with murder and three counts of robbery, according to a...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Foo Fighters fans have a lot to look forward to this year: the band's 20th anniversary, their upcoming eighth studio album and, now, an HBO docuseries.
HBO released the first teaser for the Foo Fighters/Dave Grohl docuseries and revealed its title,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:15 PM
The 100 block of South La Brea Avenue is adding to its male-focused merchandise mix thanks to the recent opening of Gant's second Southland store -- with a Bonobos shop set to bow right next door.
Back in 2012 we dubbed that stretch of retail real...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:51 AM
Three men were fatally shot and and seven people wounded in shootings late Sunday and early Monday on the South, West and Southwest sides, authorities said.
Aa 27-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday night in the 6200 block of South Francisco Avenue...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:59 PM
The following items were taken from Park Ridge police reports:
An iPad computer left in a hospital lounge on the 1700 block of West Dempster Street was reported stolen April 24th.
Cross country skis and ski poles were stolen from a porch of a home...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Four people were ordered held in lieu of bail Saturday on felony armed robbery charges after police in Niles say they followed a woman home from work Thursday and robbed her outside her garage.
A 34-year-old Niles woman told police that she had returned...
| May 8, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Southwest customers now need only an ID and a cellphone to fly out of Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
The airline on Thursday added Baltimore to the growing list of cities offering its Mobile Boarding Pass, which allows...