| Apr 22, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A roofer was injured this afternoon while working at a water filtration plant on the city's Near North Side, officials said.
About 12:30 p.m., the man, believed to be in his 20s or 30s, became pinned between a garbage dumpster and another object at...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:25 AM
RedEye is predicting heavy traffic on Lake Shore Drive Thursday night.
President Obama will arrive at O'Hare International Airport at 5:50 p.m., according to NBC Chicago News. His helicopter will be landing near Montrose Harbor early Thursday afternoon,...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:04 PM
A group of doctors and medical students donning white lab coats prodded the University of Chicago on Thursday to provide trauma care to adults, the latest in a series of events this week criticizing the college and drawing attention to the lack of a full-...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:06 PM
| Jun 1, 2014
Ted Grady is overly optimistic.
"Next year, no one will be talking about 'same-sex'" weddings, the Near North Side caterer told the Tribune for a story previewing the legalization Sunday of gay marriage in Illinois. "It will just be couples — no...
| May 30, 2014
| 4:32 PM
From the Sunday print column Ted Grady is overly optimistic. “Next year, no one will be talking about 'same-sex'“ weddings, the Near North Side caterer told the Tribune for a story previewing the legalization of gay marriage in Illinois,...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Ethan Cutkosky stood in front of a large microphone at a Near North Side recording studio recently wearing the teenage-boy uniform of a baggy hoodie, jeans and sneakers while the screen in front of him played back a scene from Showtime's "Shameless." On...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:44 PM
A taxicab driver was ticketed after he ran a red light and got into an accident before striking and seriously injuring a 66-year-old woman this afternoon on the Near North Side, officials said.
The woman was taken from the accident at Clark Street and...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Wednesday's print column Is there still political life in the anti-gay marriage movement? Are union forces strong enough to win a battle with the Democratic establishment over pension reform? These questions are central to two of the most interesting...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Jerry, an American bulldog mix, arrived at Chicago's Anti-Cruelty Society on Wednesday about the same time aldermen adopted a measure that will tilt the options for pet buyers in the city toward homeless animals like him.
Beginning next March, Chicago...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Almost as if it is cursed, Cook County Jail is perennially either grossly overcrowded or unable to hang on to all its prisoners. Crafty ones devise ingenious escapes, others benefit from bureaucratic blunders. Last week, a convicted murderer enjoyed a few...