| 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...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Eight people were injured this afternoon in a crash involving a CTA bus in the city's Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side.
According to preliminary information, a No. 3 King Drive bus was northbound about 1:12 p.m. on King Drive when a vehicle...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 8:53 PM
Police are asking for help locating four Chicago Bulls championship rings that were stolen from the Bronzeville home of a former Chicago Bulls front office employee.
The man hired a group of contractors on Nov. 13 to do work at his home on the 4300...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:15 AM
A man was shot and critically wounded in the South Chicago neighborhood, one of several shootings across the city overnight that left at least half a dozen people wounded, authorities said.
The 33-year-old man was riding a bicycle when he was shot in the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:40 PM
President Barack Obama today returned to the South Side and cast an early vote near his Kenwood home.
While at the Martin Luther King Community Center in Bronzeville, Obama bantered with the election judge when he presented his ID.
"Now ignore the...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 12:21 PM
A 20-year-old gang member gunned down a 28-year-old Bronzeville man on New Year's Day, then stood over his victim and fired several more shots, a prosecutor said today during a bond hearing.
Bail was denied for Anthony Robinson, 20, in the slaying of...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 4:41 AM
Shootings on the West and South sides left a 17-year-old boy dead and two other teenagers wounded Saturday evening, authorities said.
The fatal shooting happened about 6 p.m., as the 17-year-old and an 18-year-old were sitting in a car in the 2400 block...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Leroy Collins never says anything about it. He never tells his neighbors he was once a movie star — once.
Collins is 89 and lives by himself in the Montgomery Place retirement community in Hyde Park. Scientists who worked on the Manhattan...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:01 PM
A 31-year-old off-duty Chicago police officer who died when the SUV she was driving rolled over on the Chicago Skyway late Friday was on her way to celebrate a new position with the department, according to her family.
Shaunda Bond, 31, was pronounced...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:39 AM
Five men were shot across the city since 4 p.m. Saturday, according to Chicago police, including three in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
Someone approached a 21-year-old who was on a bicycle and tried to rob him about 1:50 a.m. in the...