| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:32 AM
At least seven people were wounded in shootings across the South Side on Thursday night and Friday morning, including a 15-year-old boy.
The boy was shot on 73rd Street between Wentworth Avenue and Perry Avenue in the Park Manor neighborhood about 8:...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Three South Side brothers accused of abducting a 15-year-old girl at gunpoint and sexually assaulting her in December appeared in bond court Sunday.
Prosecutors say Aziz Animashaun, 22, jumped out of a black SUV at 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 21 and told the...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:18 PM
West Garfield Park has recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 24-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 4000 block of West Wilcox Street, police said. A 33-year-old man was stabbed to...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Six teens were shot, two fatally, in five attacks on the North, South and West sides this afternoon, authorities said.
A shooting about 11:50 p.m. in the Humboldt Park neighborhood claimed the life of a 14-year-old boy, police said.
| Jan 6, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Chicago police were conducting homicide investigations after a 19-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday evening on the South Side and another man died following a West Side stabbing.
About 7 p.m. Sunday, two people approached the 19-year-old in a front...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:00 AM
A refurbished CTA bus that offers fruit and vegetables has been making stops on the South Side for only a few weeks, but already the demand for this fresh food is high.
Fresh Moves, a mobile food market that has been serving the West Side for more...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:39 PM
An investigation this week into drug sales in the Chatham neighborhood resulted in two South Side men charged with possessing more than a kilogram of heroin, police said.
After getting information about possible drug sales in the area of the 400 block of...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:47 AM
A 37-year-old man was shot to death in the South Austin neighborhood Friday night, police said, and another man was killed Saturday morning in the Irving Park neighborhood.
The man killed in Austin was shot near Menard Avenue and Thomas Street about 7:...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The father of one of two young children found with bruises after police responded to a disturbance in the East Chatham neighborhood has been charged with domestic battery, authorities said.
Edwin Anderson, 28, was expected to appear in Domestic Violence...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 4:53 AM
A 22-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were wounded in separate shootings late Saturday and early today in the Chatham and Gage Park neighborhoods on the South Side.
At 3:05 a.m. the 17-year-old was walking on a sidewalk in the 5200 block of South...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 11:13 AM
As shoppers hit the stores in search of Black Friday deals, workers at Walmart stores in several states hit the streets to protest working conditions.
Labor groups joined groups of Walmart employees who are complaining about low wages and a lack of...