Woman Injured When Metra Train Hits SUV In HometownA woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries when her SUV was struck by a Metra train Wednesday morning in southwest suburban Hometown, near the Chicago border.
Man Shot In Auburn-GreshamThe 22-year-old man was walking to his vehicle in the 1200 block of West 87th Street at 12:50 a.m. when a gunman walked up and fired shots, police said.
Woman Struck And Killed By Car In ChathamPolice said the woman was trying to cross Lafayette Avenue at 87th Street around 10 p.m. Sunday, when a Volkswagen Passat speeding off the southbound ramp of the Dan Ryan Expressway smashed into her.
One Killed In Dan Ryan CrashThe crash happened at 7:05 p.m. in the northbound lanes near the 87th Street exit on Interstate 94, an Illinois State Police spokesman said. One person was pronounced dead at the scene.
Fast Food Workers Arrested At Minimum Wage Protest RallySeveral protesters were arrested Thursday morning on the South Side, after blocking 87th Street in front of a McDonald’s and a Burger King, as part of a nationwide effort to get fast food restaurants and other businesses to pay workers at least $15 an hour.
Woman Dead In Crash On Dan RyanA 25-year-old woman was killed when her car hit a tow truck, then crashed into a wall dividing the Dan Ryan Expressway from the CTA Red Line near 87th Street early Monday morning.
Driver Questioned After Boy, 4, Killed In Dan Ryan CrashFranklin Leon Jackson, Jr., 4, was ejected from the SUV’s rear passenger window.
Woman Suffers Minor Injury After Fall Onto CTA TracksA woman suffered only minor injuries Friday, after she fell on the tracks at a CTA Red Line station, and came into contact with a train.
Cell Phone Store Owner Shoots, Kills RobberAbout 6:30 p.m. a man in his 20s armed with a handgun tried to rob a cell phone store in the 1700 block of East 87th Street. The store’s owner, armed with a handgun himself, shot an killed the would-be robber.
Family's Special Needs Van Stolen A Chicago mom says the disability accessible van for her son was stolen, leaving him, and her, in a desperate situation.
Calumet Park Man Dies In Dan Ryan Rollover CrashAn SUV traveling south struck the car in front of it, causing the car to spin and strike the left concrete barrier wall. The SUV then veered off the road, went up an embankment, and rolled over.
2 Adults, 3 Teens Charged In South Chicago ShootingsThe five are charged with two shootings moments apart late Tuesday in the South Chicago neighborhood.