| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Two men were killed and another eight people wounded in shootings all over the city Friday night and Saturday morning. Read more
• A South Side man was charged early this morning...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• Shootings early Saturday morning have left a 23-year-old man dead and four other people injured, according to police, and three others were injured by gunshots Friday night....
| Jan 2, 2014
The highs in Chicago dining this year put our city on top of the world, while the lows were unbearably sad. In between was news with a common thread: to put good food in front of Chicagoans. Here, now, our look back at the food year that was.
| Jan 4, 2014
| 10:32 AM
A man died this morning after falling from a building in the city's Gold Coast neighborhood, officials said.
The incident, which police were investigating as a suicide, happened about 10:10 a.m. on the 200 block of East Superior Street, said the Chicago...
| Nov 24, 2013
Seven Sundays ago, we launched this quest for a new Plan of Chicago with a sense of urgency and a question mark as tall as Tribune Tower: Would readers and organizations concur that intertwined challenges confront Chicago with the fourth great crisis of...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Pop star P!nk had dinner with her daughter Wednesday at Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar in Roscoe Village. On Friday, P!nk had dinner at Crosby's Kitchen in Lakeview. And if you’re wondering what the “Just Give Me a Reason” singer was doing...
| Dec 21, 2013
Opening on Christmas day, along with "Grudge Match" and a few other films with which it has nothing in common, writer-director Spike Jonze's "Her" is the most beguiling and imaginative picture of 2013, the one I'd miss the most if it hadn't been made....
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Chicago aldermen are poised to approve a $7.4 million settlement to a woman severely injured when a drunken city worker plowed his city pickup truck into a crowd on a Gold Coast sidewalk.
Nanny Jennifer Anton was pushing a stroller carrying a 20-month-...
| Jan 15, 2014
Iced-over sidewalks and plunging temps are enough to drive even the wildest party animal into hibernation. With promise of bloody marys and hangover-helping hashes, these recently debuted weekend brunches make leaving the comfy confines of your couch a...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
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Chicago is in the midst of such an Italian restaurant renaissance that you can almost smell the garlic in the air. The prince of orange clogs, Mario Batali, and...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Seniors in the Gold Coast neighborhood are being warned after two men posed as police officers and stole money from two women Friday and in late November.
Most recently, an 83-year-old woman was victimized Friday in the 900 block of North Michigan...