| Dec 27, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Three people were killed in shootings over eight hours on Chicago's West Side, according to police.
In the most recent shooting, a 36-year-old man was shot to death around 3:50 a.m. in the 5900 block of West Midway Park in the Austin neighborhood. The...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A fast-moving clipper brought a brief burst of snow across the Chicago area Christmas evening, delivering 1 to 3 inches of snow.
An inch of snow was recorded at both Midway and O’Hare airports by 9 p.m., giving the city its first white Christmas...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 6:47 PM
A new runway is allowing airplanes coming into O'Hare International Airport to shave several precious minutes off their time in the air but is also forcing those jets to spend more minutes taxiing to their gates after they have landed.
The new east-west...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Motorists and pedestrians in the north and northwest suburbs should expect a slick afternoon commute, the National Weather Service warns, as the area gears up for a busy — and potentially dangerous — holiday travel weekend.
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:37 AM
A generally smooth rush hour was reported this morning as the second winter storm to hit in four days dropped up to 3 inches of snow across the Chicago area. Next up: Brutal cold.
State police reported clear expressways with few accidents this morning,...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:10 AM
A tentative agreement valued at up to $100 million will be announced Monday for private investors to develop and manage the long underused Gary/Chicago International Airport and incubate businesses in the surrounding area, the Tribune has learned.
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Officials are urging commuters to drive cautiously this morning after some three inches of snow fell across the region Sunday night.
The National Weather Service recorded 3.1 inches of snowfall at O'Hare International Airport on Sunday, enough to cancel...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:32 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
On Oct. 6, a 33-year-old Prospect Heights man was charged with retail theft in the 2200 block of Willow Road.
On Oct. 6, a 27-year-old Glenview man was charged with aggravated domestic...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The families who trek downtown and brave the frigid wind to ice skate in Millennium Park.
The Bears fans who have "The Super Bowl Shuffle" music video bookmarked.
The food lovers who know deep dish pizza and Chicago-style popcorn are dishes second...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Car sharing company Zipcar on Thursday started service at Chicago's O'Hare International and Midway airports, as it continues to expand beyond its traditional base on city streets and college campuses.
Zipcar’s $491 million acquisition by Avis...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 6:38 AM
The deadly November tornadoes were the most significant weather event of a fall marked by generally normal temperatures and below-average rainfall, according to the National Weather Service.
The 10 tornadoes in the Chicago-area Nov. 17 were the most for...