| Aug 18, 2011
| 5:04 AM
Two men were left dead and two teens wounded Wednesday night in shootings in the Marquette Park and Englewood neighborhoods.
Chicago police discovered a man in his mid-20s lying unresponsive on the ground at about 9:50 p.m. Wednesday in the 2600 block...
| Sep 2, 2011
To thousands of traveling Chicagoans, West Elsdon is the neighborhood they glimpse on their way to catch a plane at Midway International Airport. But for some 18,000 working-class residents, it's home.
Even with its proximity to the airport, West...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:50 AM
A Marquette Park man was shot and killed this morning about four miles from his home, police said.
Killed was Antonio Campbell, 35, of the 7200 block of South Sacramento Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. An autopsy is...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 10:20 PM
Three men were fatally wounded this afternoon in two separate shootings, on the city's West and South Sides, officials said.
The first shooting happened shortly before 1 p.m. on the 2900 block of West Adams Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood,...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 9:14 PM
Cynthia Clemons-Young has not been able to sleep for a week. It was the last time she heard from her son, who is now missing in Japan.
Her son, Edward Clemons, 25, had been teaching English and living near Sendai, a city battered by the earthquake.
| Mar 18, 2011
| 12:15 AM
An 18-year-old Southwest Side man has been charged with a 2009 slaying after members of the Chicago Police Department's Cold Case Unit reinterviewed witnesses and identified him as a suspect, police said.
Terrance Tucker, of the 2400 block of West...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 5:02 PM
After a week of worrying about his fate, Cynthia Clemons-Young learned Friday that her son survived the devastation in Japan.
A CNN reporter found Edward Corey Clemons, 25, at the school where he teaches English and lent him a working cell phone to call...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 8:46 AM
In his first court appearance since he allegedly caused a car crash last month that killed a mother of four, south suburban Lynwood Clerk Roel Valle this morning pleaded innocent to multiple charges.
Valle, 64, sat in wheelchair because of severe...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 8:13 PM
A 17-year-old boy was shot to death on a front porch in the Marquette Park neighborhood late this morning, authorities said.
The teen was sitting on a front porch in the 7200 block of South Artesian Avenue about 11:25 a.m. when a male attacker with a T-...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 2:04 AM
| Jan 9, 2011
| 1:05 PM
Police issued a missing-person alert this afternoon for a 15-year-old boy last seen in the Marquette Park neighborhood on Friday.
Jamaria Wright was last seen in the 3200 block of West 66th Street, according to the alert. He was wearing a black skull...