| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Three teenagers have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a 4-year-old girl as she rode her scooter near her grandmother's home early this week, authorities said.
Laquan Waters, 18, Tyrese Pearson, 17, and Roosevelt Stevens, 15, have...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Three teenagers charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a 4-year-old girl as she rode her scooter near her grandmother's home early this week have been ordered held in lieu of bail, authorities said.
Laquan Waters, 18, Tyrese Pearson, 17, and...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:40 AM
For some, it just isn't a complete summer without hearing the words of the Bard spoken into the warm nighttime air — or just a few outdoor lines of Roald Dahl down by the bugs. Fear not, grass-sitting theater-goers, the outdoor season is still in...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:10 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• Two suspects remain at large after a 4-year-old girl was shot Monday afternoon as she played near her grandmother's house in the Marquette Park neighborhood, neighbors and authorities said....
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Four men were killed in separate South Side attacks Monday, two of them within blocks of each other about nine hours apart, authorities said.
In the most recent killing, police responded about 8:50 p.m. to a call of a person shot in an alley adjacent to...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:12 AM
A 43-year-old man was shot and critically injured during an argument on the Southwest Side late Monday night, and a West Side shooting also left two people hurt, according to authorities.
About 11:40 p.m., someone took out a gun and opened fire during a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:01 AM
A man who died in a Marquette Park shooting earlier this week was able to run down his attacker with his car before he died, according to authorities.
Jeremiah Brown was inside a house in the 6400 block of South Spaulding Avenue on the Southwest Side on...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:13 PM
A 27-year-old man was fatally wounded Thursday afternoon in a shooting on the Southwest Side in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood.
About 3:30 p.m., a man was shot in the chest on the 6300 block of South Kedzie Avenue, said police.
The man was...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:57 AM
From food and parades to competitions, family activities, art shows and fireworks, there’s plenty of activities on tap in area communities this Fourth of July.
Highlights include the children’s rafting and rubber duck races down the Boyne...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Jim Nayder, a longtime fixture on Chicago public radio and pioneering program director at WBEZ-FM 91.5, was found dead in his Rogers Park apartment on Friday.
Nayder, 59, was best known as the host and producer of National Public Radio’s "Annoying...
| May 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
A woman was lodged under a police car in the Marquette Park neighborhood after the motorcycle she was on crashed into the car early Sunday morning.
The driver of the motorcycle, a 40-year-old man, was thrown over the top of the bike, police said. He...