McCarthy Not Talking - Yet - About Black Aldermen's Call For His OusterA day after most black aldermen called on Mayor Rahm Emanuel to fire him, Police Supt. Garry McCarthy was putting off any verbal response before he faces aldermen at a budget hearing Tuesday afternoon.
One Killed In Head-On Crash Near LemontThe two-car crash happened on Route 83 between 104th and Archer avenues about 5:20 a.m., Cook County sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said.
Trial Scheduled To Begin For Alleged Killer Of Metra Police OfficerNine years after Metra Police Officer Thomas Cook was gunned down at a train station in Harvey, his accused killer was set to go on trial this week.
McHenry High School Teachers' Strike Enters Day 4Classes were canceled again Tuesday for students at two high schools in northwest suburban McHenry, as striking teachers continue to walk the picket line.
Bomb Plot Suspect Found Competent To Stand Trial; Lawyers May ChallengeA suburban man accused of trying to blow up a downtown Chicago bar three years ago has been found competent to stand trial, his lawyer said. But Thomas Anthony Durkin, a lawyer for 21-year-old Adel Daoud of Hillside, told a judge Monday he might challenge that finding ahead of Daoud’s trial Jan. 5.
Man Dead, Two Women Hurt In Arlington Heights FireWhen crews arrived at the home in the 1600 block of Waverly Court shortly before 3 a.m., they found a woman in the front yard who did not know where her husband or daughter were.
New Play Tells Story Of Late Comedian Richard PryorFor co-authors James Murray Jackson and Rod Gailes OBC, Richard Pryor was someone whose life story needed to be told.
Man Shot And Killed In JolietDuntell L. Neal, 24, was shot in the 300 block of Union Street and taken to Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, where he was pronounced dead at 2:53 a.m. Sept. 28, according to the Will County coroner’s office.
Man Wounded In Lawndale ShootingThe 30-year-old was sitting in a vehicle in the 3800 block of West Harrison Street when he heard shots and realized he’d been struck in the right thigh, police said.
Man Robs Bank In AshburnA man robbed an Ashburn neighborhood bank last week, in his third heist since July, according to the FBI.
Boy, 16, Shot In West Garfield ParkAbout 7:50 p.m., the teen was talking to another person in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when the person shot him in the buttocks, police said.
Two Men Shot In Chicago LawnAbout 6:20 p.m., the two men were in the 5900 block of South California Avenue when they were shot, police said.