Police: Hostage Situation In The LoopPolice and SWAT responded Saturday to a hostage situation in the Loop.
Tons Of Voting Boxes, New Polling Location Downtown An old Walgreens will be turned Monday into an official Chicago Board of Elections Annex in downtown.
No Suspect In Downtown Armed RobberyPolice are searching for an armed robbery suspect in Downtown Chicago.
Lane Closures Start Monday For Downtown Street ResurfacingSeveral downtown arterial streets will see lane closures throughout September as resurfacing work continues.
Protesters Disrupt Traffic Around Midway, Later March Through DowntownThe airport strategy is new, CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Man In Critical Condition After Setting Himself On Fire DowntownAuthorities responded to the corner of Franklin and Van Buren at 9:15 p.m. and found a person on fire, Chicago Fire Department Cmdr. Frank Velez said.
Man Stabbed At Downtown HotelA 51-year-old man was intoxicated at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront Hotel at 71 E. Wacker Dr. when another man cut his arm with a broken bottle around 12:30 a.m., police said.
Chicago Police Officer Hurt In Downtown CrashA vehicle collided with the officer’s squad car at 10:25 p.m. on Lake Shore Drive near Monroe Street, police said, citing preliminary information.
Suit: Cabbie Talked On Cellphone While Taxi Dragged Woman DowntownAnne Brandt filed the negligence lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court, alleging she was dragged for “some distance” after the taxi dropped her off about 8 a.m. April 23 near Michigan Avenue and Washington Street.
Private Helipad Opens On Near West SideA group of private investors has opened a commercial helicopter facility near the Illinois Medical District, offering air service to the edge of downtown for the first time in more than 12 years.
2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Wednesday ShootingsA west suburban man was killed in the most recent fatal shooting Wednesday afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.
Woman Wounded In Party Bus Shooting DowntownThe female, whose age was not immediately known, was shot in the leg about 2:35 a.m. while inside the bus on Michigan Avenue near Monroe Street, police said.