| 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...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:10 AM
A 19-year-old man died after one of three drive-by shootings on the South Side early this morning, authorities said.
About 2:35 a.m., shots rang out from inside a light-colored sedan driving in the 6400 block of South Normal Avenue, Chicago Police...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:24 AM
One man was found dead in the Englewood neighborhood early this morning, according to authorities.
Police found the man about 3:40 a.m., Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
It's not clear how the man died, but police...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:50 PM
WASHINGTON — Continuing the first family’s outreach to Chicago teens, President Barack Obama today welcomed 14 students and five chaperons from Chicago’s Hyde Park Academy High School to be among his guests at an informal luncheon in the...
| Jun 15, 2013
— Continuing the first family's outreach to Chicago teens, President Barack Obama on Friday welcomed 14 students and five chaperons from Chicago's Hyde Park Academy High School to be among his guests at an informal luncheon in the State Dining...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Chicago police have issued a community alert asking for information from the public on a hit-and-run accident that killed a man on the South Side early Friday morning.
The accident occurred about 3:40 a.m. at about 6030 S. Yale Avenue in the Englewood...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:33 PM
A 3-week old boy was dropped off this afternoon at a West Englewood neighborhood fire station, according to the fire department.
Someone left the child at Engine 101's quarters at 2236 W. 69th St. about 4:45 p.m., according to the Chicago Fire...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:23 AM
Police are asking for the public's help as they investigate a South Side hit-and-run collision that landed a woman and her grandson in the hospital Monday night.
About 6 p.m., the 64-year-old woman and her 14-year-old grandson were struck by a teal-...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:32 PM
If you live in Chicago, it's virtually an abdication of your civic duty not to listen to the extraordinary, eye-opening and and infuriating two-part "This American Life" series on Harper High School. Part one Part two If you prefer just......
| 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...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 2:15 AM
Four people were shot Saturday morning and Friday night, according to Chicago police.
A male whose age wasn't available was wounded in the most recent incident, in the 5800 block of South May Street in the Englewood neighborhood. He was taken to John H....