| May 11, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Jealousy apparently sparked a West Side shooting that left a man hospitalized in serious condition this afternoon, police said.
The gunman became angered when a 26-year-old began talking to his girlfriend, so he shot him about 4:10 p.m. in the 4100...
| May 12, 2012
| 9:07 AM
A man was found shot to death in an alley in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side this morning , making him the third person slain since last night in shootings that left 17 others wounded citywide.
Police responded to a call of shots fired at 7:29...
| May 20, 2012
A spy story worthy of John le Carre began and ended 70 years ago this summer in Chicago.
It had classic elements of an espionage tale — enemy agents landed from submarines, explosives hidden in the sand of an East Coast beach, orders written in...
| May 24, 2012
| 1:46 PM
The search for Asian carp this summer will head to fishing ponds and fish markets in the Chicago area.
The Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee made the announcement Thursday at Garfield Park Lagoon in Chicago where fisheries biologists netted...
| May 27, 2012
| 6:36 AM
More than two dozen people were shot across the city between late Saturday afternoon and early Sunday morning.
One died and several others are in critical condition in shootings that left a total of 25 people injured, according to police. A 6-year-old...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:12 AM
A man in a car with two other people was shot three times when someone in another car opened fire this morning in the University Village neighborhood, police said.
The shooting occurred around 5 a.m. in the 1200 block of South Union Avenue, police said....
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:12 AM
A female was shot in the chest early this morning on the Northwest Side, one of at least six people injured by gunfire in Chicago since Saturday afternoon, authorities said.
The female was taken to a hospital in serious condition after being shot at...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:09 AM
A three-car collision early this morning in the East Garfield Park neighborhood left four people with serious injuries, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The crash occured at 3:05 a.m. at the intersection of West Madison Street and North...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:50 AM
A 19-year-old man was shot in the face about 5:45 a.m. Wednesday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
The person was shot in the 3100 block of West Fulton Street and taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago Police...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 12:03 AM
Two men were shot dead Wednesday in separate attacks on the South and West sides of the city, authorities said.
In the latest slaying, a gunman riding a bicycle shot a 21-year-old in the head on a rear porch behind the victim's home in the 700 block of...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, August 23 and here are some of the latest local stories from around the Web.
Gov. Jerry Brown took a quick tour of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory campus on Wednesday afternoon, where he acknowledged his nickname, ...