| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:46 PM
A 26-year-old female driver was killed and two other women in her vehicle were injured when her car slammed into a pole in the South Chicago neighborhood this morning, authorities said.
Marsela Castillo, of the 11100 block of South Avenue O, was...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 5:55 PM
A 14-year-old boy is accused of fatally shooting an 18-year-old man earlier this month in the Far South Side's Jeffery Manor neighborhood, authorities said.
The boy, who is not being named because of his age, appeared in Juvenile Court today after...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 12:20 AM
An 18-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were fatally shot and two other people were wounded tonight and this morning in shootings on the Far South and West Sides, authorities said.
Earl Cunningham, 18, of the 12200 block of South Union Avenue, was...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:33 PM
A 3-year-old girl was hit and killed by a delivery truck this morning in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side.
The child was crossing the street in the 10200 block of South State Street and was in the middle of the block when a delivery...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Chicago police wounded a gunman after seeing him fatally shoot a man late in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, police union officials say.
The shooting occurred at about 10 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Marshfield Avenue, according to Pat...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:19 PM
A 24-year-old man was charged today with fatally shooting a man and later firing at officers who saw the slaying and tried to apprehend him, officials said.
Jason Walker of the 7100 block of South Union Street was charged with first-degree murder,...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:05 AM
Two men in their late teens were killed in separate shootings on the South Side overnight, Chicago police said.
The first slaying occurred at about 9 p.m. Tuesday in the 6900 block of South Princeton Avenue in the Englewood neighborhood, police said....
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:21 AM
Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 14, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Hosted by: HL Richards High School 10601 S. Central Oak Lawn, IL 60453
We will have numerous model train displays and operating layouts,...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 2:56 AM
Over strong objections from the hospital industry, the government has published data about things that can go wrong in hospitals — falls, objects left behind during surgeries, bloodstream or urinary infections associated with catheters, incompatible...
| Apr 2, 2011
Attorney General Lisa Madigan has used her broad new authority over public records disputes to whittle at Illinois' long-standing culture of secrecy, but lax enforcement and a suffocating backlog of cases have left many citizens waiting in vain for the...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 4:34 PM
One of two women who died Friday after collapsing while shoveling snow died in part from cold exposure, the Cook County medical examiner’s office found …...