A 24-year-old man who was found dead in the snow Friday evening on the South Side died of a gunshot wound to the chest, an autopsy revealed.
For the second time in just one week, hundreds of firefighters in Chicago are saying goodbye to one of their own. A wake is being held Wednesday for fallen firefighter Corey Ankum.
Police are investigating the death of a man who was found apparently crushed to death Monday morning near a trash compactor at a Magnificent Mile address.
A woman found dead in an alley Saturday morning on the Northwest Side was strangled.
A Wisconsin couple is grieving after a fire burned through their barn, killing 24 horses.
An elderly Northwest Side man beaten and robbed twice by a homeless man in separate home invasions died Wednesday afternoon.
Police are warning Wheaton residents after a small dog was found dead in what may have been a coyote attack last week in the west suburb.
A west suburban woman has been charged with the fatal stabbing of her live-in boyfriend during a fight Sunday in their Aurora apartment.
Margaret Burroughs, an artist, poet, educator and founder of the DuSable Museum of African American History, died early Sunday morning at her home surrounded by her family.
A “well respected” hospital worker died after being pinned under a heavy piece of drywall Tuesday night while he worked on the campus of the north suburban Libertyville hospital.