| 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-...
| Jun 17, 2014
Marcello Franchini, an Italian immigrant who met his American wife while on a train ride from Paris to Rome, came to Chicago in the 1950s and opened a boutique with his bride on the Gold Coast.
La Colonna, named for a monument in Rome where Mr....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Part of the Near North Side was without power this afternoon after a minor explosion in an electrical vault and possibly other causes, officials said.
About 1,000 customers -- which a fire official said included several high-rises -- were without...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 2:41 PM
A dispute about parking at a Near North Side nightclub early Friday ended with security guards detaining a man who they said threatened them with a gun.
The guards told police that they asked Van M. Johnson, 30, to move his Chevrolet Camaro out of the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 3:58 AM
A 24-year-old man was shot during an argument inside a Goose Island nightclub early Tuesday morning, police said.
An argument that involved several men broke out about 3:15 a.m. in a hallway near the exit to the Hearts nightclub, which is in the 1100...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 6:36 PM
A man suspected in six bank robberies was arrested in the Near North Side this afternoon not long after robbing a bank in the Loop, authorities said.
The man, believed to be the Benchwarmer Bandit, was arrested near Chicago and Wabash Avenues, not...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:07 PM
A man suspected in six bank robberies has been charged in a Loop bank robbery after he was tracked via GPS and arrested on the Near North Side Tuesday, authorities said.
Jamal Genson, 28, of Chicago, is only charged in the 3 p.m. Tuesday robbery of a...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 5:33 PM
A 72-year-old Riverside man died after he was hit by a truck near the intersection of North Avenue with Interstate 94 on the Near North Side early Saturday morning.
The crash happened at 6:42 a.m. on the 1500 block of North Avenue, Chicago Police...
| 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...
| 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...