| Apr 29, 2012
| 2:05 PM
An Algerian cabdriver was ordered held on $40,000 bail after he hit a man with his cab who he refused to pick up near the Jefferson Park "L" station early Friday, officials said.
A witness told police that the driver, Mustapha Zenati, 35, refused to pick...
| May 13, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Three people were shot, one fatally, and another man killed in separate attacks across Chicago Saturday night and Sunday morning.
A 43-year-old man died after being bound and beaten inside his apartment in the 4500 block of Milwaukee Avenue in...
| May 25, 2012
Your real estate agent wants to be your friend. Not your bowling or bridge partner, or a confidante to phone after a particularly tough day, but your social media buddy, a person who will keep you up-to-speed with newsy updates and insider information...
| May 24, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel billed his soon-to-be-launched speed camera program as being about child safety and not raising cash, but a new Tribune/WGN-TV poll shows most Chicago voters are skeptical of the mayor's rationale and don't want the devices.
| May 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
CTA Red and Blue Line commuters can expect delays this week due to track maintenance work, officials said.
Southbound and northbound trains on the Red Line will be running on the same track from 10:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. until early Friday morning between...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 5:57 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Governor Jerry Brown will be in Southern California on Monday making his final push to pass Proposition 30.
On Sunday, Brown's Prop. 30 tour took him four churches in South L.A. -- West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Jefferson...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Dog walkers everywhere, beware. No one wants to see your dog’s feces laying on the sidewalk, especially in East Harlem where local politicans have decided to launch a “No Poop Fairy” campaign.
The campaign, that originated in Colorado,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:51 AM
At least one person was in custody in connection with an armed robbery following a pursuit by Chicago that began in one Northwest Side police district and ended in another Tuesday evening.
The pursuit began after a robbery in the 6300 block of West...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 1:07 PM
A woman is in FBI custody after police used a GPS device to track her down following a Dunning neighborhood bank robbery, authorities said today.
The woman was arrested in connection with the Tuesday robbery of the Popular Community Bank, 7181 W. Irving...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Two men using a gas powered "power washer" were found unconscious in a basement and taken to a hospital after they were overcome by carbon monoxide fumes late this morning on the Northwest Side, authorities said.
The level of fumes was measured at 1,...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 10:39 AM
A handful of members from the United Taxidrivers Community Council declared victory during Monday morning's taxi strike, pointing to an empty side street near a Streeterville hotel they said would normally be packed with waiting taxis.
About 10 members...