| May 1, 2014
| 4:02 AM
A 28-year-old man was stabbed to death by his girlfriend in the Marquette Park neighborhood Wednesday night, police said.
Larry Martin was pronounced dead at Advocate Christ Medical Center about 7:45 p.m., a spokesman for the Cook County medical...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:32 PM
A 60-year-old Southwest Side man appeared in court Saturday on charges that he sexually abused a boy at a Chicago store by grabbing the teen's buttocks and then forcing the teen to touch the man's penis.
Felipe Cueva, of the 3800 block of West Marquette...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:24 AM
Two men were killed and at least eight people were wounded in shootings across the city Monday, police said.
One of the men fatally shot was a 21-year-old man killed by police after allegedly moving toward police "in an aggressive manner" with a knife...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Hot time, summer in the city, and the third episode of "Chicagoland" is filled with fireworks of all sorts.
For those of you who like and admire our mayor, this episode is a feast of favorable scenes. For those who do not like and admire the mayor, this...
| Jan 31, 2014
It seems impossible that the life and times and accomplishments of Dr. Quentin Young might be able to fit into fewer than 250 pages, but there it is, colorful and passionate, between the covers of "Everybody In, Nobody Out: Memoirs of a Rebel Without a...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Just as most Chicagoans were heading into the holiday weekend and tuning out the news, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the full list of 50 locations where the city will put up ticket-issuing speed cameras near parks and schools by the end of the year....
| Feb 1, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Prosecutors said today that the Chicago man who allegedly shot a convenience store owner Thursday morning acted after the proprietor of a nearby shop offered him $3,000 to "whack" the competitor.
Jovan Williams, 22, is accused of firing a single shot...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Two men have been charged in a fatal shooting late Sunday night on the Southwest Side.
Daquon E. Renfro, 19 of the 6000 block of South Wabash Avenue, and Antonio Cox, 20, of the 8400 block of South Throop Street, were both charged Tuesday afternoon with...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Shootings early Saturday morning have left a 23-year-old man dead and at least four other people injured, according to police, and at least three others were injured by gunshots Friday night.
The fatal shooting happened about 4:10 a.m. Saturday in the...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:20 PM
A man shot during a drug deal gone bad was able to call 911 and give authorities a description of the getaway car before he died, authorities said Wednesday.
Daquon E. Renfro, 19, and Antonio Cox, 20, were charged with murder and attempted robbery after...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• An 18-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the Marquette Park neighborhood Monday night, according to authorities. Read more.
• An extra-alarm fire caused by a space...