| Jan 1, 2013
| 5:36 PM
An afternoon shooting in the Bronzeville neighborhood has left one man dead, authorities said.
Kelvin Jemison, 29, was declared dead at 3:20 p.m. at the University of Chicago hospitals following the shooting in the 4500 block of South Champlain Avenue,...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Bail was set today for a 48-year-old South Side woman accused of leaving her 3-year-old granddaughter on a CTA bus for 30 minutes this week in the South Loop.
Police said Elaine Carla Overton of the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue was charged with...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 9:12 AM
An 85-year-old and a 67-year-old were taken to hospitals following a fire this morning at a senior housing building in the Bronzeville neighborhood.
The 85-year-old suffered burns to 25 percent of the body and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 1:27 AM
An off-duty Chicago police officer shot the driver of a stolen SUV after it struck a pedestrian while eluding police, then tried to hit the officer, authorities said.
The SUV driver suffered a wound to his hand or arm that was not life-threatening,...
| Dec 4, 2012
Since I finished the October front page story and short video for the Chicago Tribune about King Daniel Ganaway, the story of the nearly-forgotten Chicago photographer has been read and watched again and again.
Ganaway, a brilliant photographer who...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:30 AM
A 19-year-old man was gunned down and two other men were hurt in separate shootings late Tuesday, authorities said.
About 11:05 p.m., someone fired shots from a light-colored sedan, striking the 19-year-old as he walked down the sidewalk in the 4700...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Just before Ebony Ambrose went to bed about 10 p.m. Tuesday, her son Kevin Ambrose asked her if she had made the spinach gnocchi and apple cider pork like she had planned for dinner.
Kevin Ambrose, 19, was hanging out with a friend and had not eaten...
| Apr 19, 2013
A casino-entertainment complex, a major convention hotel and a Barack Obama presidential library are being floated as possible anchors for a mixed-use development of the former Michael Reese Hospital site on the Near South Side.
The scenarios were...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:47 AM
A 26-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the Bronzeville neighborhood during an apparent domestic dispute Sunday night, police said.
Authorities were called about 8:40 p.m. to a home in the 4000 block of South Wabash Avenue on the South Side, Chicago...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:44 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 26-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the Bronzeville neighborhood during an apparent domestic dispute Sunday night, police said. Read more
• A gunman shot two 17-year-old boys as...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 8:02 AM
A Chicago police officer and a school bus driver suffered minor injuries when the bus and a squad car collided in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side this morning, authorities said.
No children were injured, they said.
The crash occurred in...