| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:11 AM
An 18-year-old man was wounded in a West Side shooting Monday night.
Someone shot him about 10:50 p.m. in the 100 block of North Mason Avenue in the South Austin neighborhood.
Two men approached and one tried to open the 18-year-old's door while he...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:37 PM
South Chicago on Sunday saw Chicago's first double homicide of the year, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
Two men, ages 18 and 35, were shot to death in the 9100 block of South Commercial Avenue, officials said.
| Jan 28, 2014
In a part of the West Side long marginalized by City Hall planners, officials have seized on a grand proposal for an "innovation park" that would train and employ impoverished Chicagoans in high-tech factories.
Spearheaded by labor activist Dan Swinney,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 1:08 PM
When "Out at CHM" began in 2004, the idea for the series was "to do more inclusive history about the city of Chicago, to do more history that was risk-taking," said Jill Austin, a curator at the Chicago History Museum.
After 10 years, 30 events,...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Shootings on the Northwest, West and South sides have left one man dead and four people injured since Saturday evening, according to police.
About 5:10 this morning, a 44-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 4500 block of West Monroe Street, police...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Four Chicago community areas logged their second homicides of 2014 in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Each of the community areas--Austin, Englewood, South Shore and Woodlawn--saw their first homicide of the year in...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 7:28 AM
A second man has been charged in the shooting death of a Bensenville tobacco store clerk, DuPage County authorities said Saturday.
Tremayne Davis, 23, is due in bond court Sunday on charges of first-degree murder, attempted armed robbery and obstructing...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:10 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 26-year-old Chicago man was charged with unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon and illegal possession of ammunition without a firearm owner's...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Here's the rest of today's print column on Patriot League men's basketball transfers, including current transfers for each team, all-time league records for all 10 schools, plus standings and honor roll. INCOMING Here’s a list of current transfers...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 11:37 AM
A Forest Park man shot an Austin man to death after having a dispute last month over drugs a relative of the Austin man had taken, prosecutors said said.
James Wilson, 30, appeared in Cook County bond court on Thursday in the fatal shooting of Barnett...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 10:06 AM
While most would expect the Royal Rumble to be the biggest story in professional wrestling at the moment, it has taken a back seat to the surprise exit of CM Punk from WWE programming.
After being a key player in WWE for several years, he reportedly...