| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Ex-Chicago Bear Brandon Lloyd might be a free agent, but his fantasy football profile was updated with a very different kind of stat this week.
ESPN and fantasy football blogs alike were abuzz Tuesday after word got around that Lloyd is set to appear in...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:55 PM
A 14-year-old boy was shot in the Park Manor neighborhood, one of at least two people shot in the city Friday afternoon, police said.
The slain boy was identified as Tommy McNeal, 14, of the 7200 block of South Rhodes Avenue, according to the Cook...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:08 PM
One day after 13 people were shot and wounded in a Chicago park, a rash of separate shootings erupted across the city overnight Friday and into Saturday morning leaving five dead and at least six injured, police said.
The latest shooting involved a 51-...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:44 AM
A 33-year-old man died early this morning following a collision on Monday with a vehicle in the Northwest Side's Portage Park neighborhood, authorities said.
Rafael Ramirez, of the 7200 block of West Diversey Avenue in Elmwood Park, was declared dead at...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 33-year-old man died early this morning following a collision with a vehicle in the Northwest Side's Portage Park neighborhood, authorities said. Rafael Ramirez, of the 7200 block of West...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A reception will be held Saturday from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox Ave, to commemorate the installation of a street sign honoring Edward F. Dunne, former mayor of Chicago and governor of......
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:11 PM
A 4-year-old girl was shot and seriously hurt on the Northwest Side in one of three shootings across the city that left eight people injured overnight, authorities said.
The first shooting happened shortly about 10:25 p.m., as the girl, Shyla Rivera,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:52 PM
As bullets started pelting the car that they were riding in Sunday night, Javier Rosario says he and his best friend both quickly covered his 4-year-old sister in the back seat to try to shield her from the gunfire.
But Shyla Rivera was still hit in the...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Two men were killed and another eight people wounded in shootings all over the city Friday night and Saturday morning.
One of the dead men, 21, was shot just east of the intersection of 79th Streets and Yates Boulevard in the South Chicago neighborhood....
| 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....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Three men were killed and a fourth was wounded in attacks across Chicago overnight, according to police.
Shortly after midnight, Elvis Canfield, 51, was stabbed several times during a fight in the 3900 block of West Division Street, according to...