| Sep 18, 2013
| 9:31 AM
The South Side recorded four homicides in the last week while the West Side logged two homicides, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On the South Side, fatal shootings were recorded in Avalon Park, Roseland, South Deering and Washington...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• At least four men have been killed and three others wounded since Friday evening, according to police. Read more
• A 28-year-old woman died and a boy went into cardiac arrest after a...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:41 AM
A Chicago police sergeant shot and wounded a gunman involved in a shootout in the South Side's Fernwood neighborhood, authorities said.
The sergeant was responding to a domestic disturbance call in the 10000 block of South State Street around 8:30 p.m....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:31 AM
Around 9:15 Friday night, Joshua Johnson said goodbye to his wife and stepson and set off for an overnight shift at UPS.
By the time he returned the following morning, a fire had ripped through the family's apartment in the Roseland neighborhood,...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 4:15 AM
Two men were killed and four others wounded in South Side shootings, according to police.
A 46-year-old man shot in the head about 10:30 p.m. along with a 21-year-old, leaving the older man dead and the younger in critical condition.
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Chicago's first triple homicide of the year was logged last week in South Shore, which has recorded more homicides this year than any Chicago community area, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Three men, ages 16, 23 and 27, were shot to...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Chicago today logged its 350th homicide of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Two men were shot to death today in the 10500 block of South Lafayette Avenue in Roseland, the Tribune reported.
Chicago reached 350 homicides...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Englewood has logged three homicides this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A man was fatally shot Wednesday in the 7500 block of South Union Avenue, police said. A 27-year-old man was shot to death Monday in the 5700 block of...
| Nov 18, 2012
Richard Robbins, the composer who created memorable scores for such films as "A Room With a View," "Howards End" and "The Remains of the Day" during a quarter-century collaboration with director James Ivory and producer Ismail Merchant, has died. He was...
| Feb 11, 2013
President Barack Obama will visit Chicago on Friday, when he will discuss gun violence as he focuses on his economic message from Tuesday's State of the Union address, according to the White House.
Obama will "talk about the gun violence that has...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday announced his latest partnership with Coca-Cola: The soft drink giant will pay for 50,000 blue recycling carts for Chicago homes and in return gets to put images of Coke products on the lids of the familiar bins.