| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Joe Herb McFarlane's legs shook nervously as he awaited the first time he would be in the same room as the man charged with killing his 18-year-old daughter.
Jim McPherson, 21, was arraigned this morning on first-degree murder charges in the death of...
| Apr 3, 2013
Joe Herb McFarlane's legs shook as he awaited the first time he would be in the same room with the man charged with killing his 18-year-old daughter.
Jim McPherson, 21, was arraigned on first-degree murder charges Tuesday in the Feb. 15 death of Janay...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Chicago police discovered remnants of several stolen semi trailers while executing a search warrant today at an Englewood scrap yard, authorities said.
Investigators from the auto theft unit found about half a dozen trailers in pieces while searching...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Separate fires raced through two homes in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side late Friday and early this morning, but no injuries have been reported, according to police.
About 11 p.m., a fire started at a small home in the 5700 block of...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Three people were wounded in separate shootings this afternoon in Chicago, officials said.
The first shooting happened at 3:47 p.m. on the 6200 block of South Marshfield Avenue in the city's Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, said Chicago Fire...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Two armed men who pointed guns at Chicago Police prompted a pair of police shootings after officers responded to a call of shots fired and found a critically wounded man in Englewood this afternoon, according to a spokesman for the police union. The...
| Mar 27, 2013
The estimated 29 million people who are required by federal law to buy health insurance next year will spark a demand for more physicians and other primary care providers in some parts of the nation that won't be met quickly, according to a new study....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:50 AM
A 15-year-old boy was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer in the South Side's Englewood neighborhood Sunday night, authorities said.
The shooting happened about 10:50 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Sangamon Street.
Pat Camden, a union...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:17 AM
At least eight people were shot Monday on the South and West sides, authorities said.
The day's shootings started around 1:15 p.m. when a 21-year-old man was shot in the 11000 block of South Ashland Avenue in the Morgan Park neighborhood, police said....
| Jun 18, 2013
Readers may have seen the news that the state of Illinois bailed out failing Roseland Community Hospital on Chicago’s Far South Side, a small safety-net hospital that’s on the brink of closure. But there are more.
To offer readers a fuller...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Two women were killed in separate homicides Monday, bringing the total number of female homicide victims this year to 19, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 70-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 1100 block of East 81st...