The worker, believed to be about 20, and another man were taking apart an old rooftop water tank about 4 p.m. on a building near Grand and Sacramento, Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford said.
An assistant track coach from Marmion Academy is beginning his recovery after being struck Friday by a shot put during warm-ups at an IHSA sectional meet in Elgin.
One Evanston firefighter suffered an ankle injury while battling the blaze, and was taken to Evanston Hospital.
Packers linebacker Clay Matthews will miss Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears for the NFC North title after aggravating a right thumb injury.
For one Chicago man, the change is a little late, after he was injured while riding his bike.
“It’s just a minor sprain,” Rose said. “Nothing bad.” Rose will be re-evaluated on Tuesday, and he said he thought he would be able to play Friday night at Toronto.
Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah will be held out of all basketball-related activities for about a week in hopes that the rest will clear up his lingering groin strain.
he man fell onto the tracks about 4:30 p.m. at the Logan Square Blue Line station in the 2600 block of North Milwaukee.
The Bears announced Melton suffered a knee injury and would not return to the game.
Densey Cole II was injured in a shocking accident four years ago — and left a quadriplegic. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
In February, Nayembi suffered a facial injury. Lincolns Park Zoo temporarily cared for the gorilla.
A baby western lowland gorilla, injured earlier this year at Lincoln Park Zoo, has been reunited with her mother and other troop members after months of around-the-clock care.
White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy will miss 4-6 weeks after an MRI has revealed a fractured rib in his left side.
Jake Peavy left his start against the Seattle Mariners in the third inning with an apparent injury. Peavy gave up 7 hits and 6 earned runs in just 2.1 innings.
Anthony first hurt his left shoulder on April 14 against the Pacers. Now it seems he played the entire playoff run — 12 games — with a partially torn labrum.
Derrick Rose says that he is unaware of criticism of his decision to continue to sit on the sidelines, according to a report in the Chicago Tribune.
Teen Andrew Podczerwinski was hit by a tree during a storm last summer and he’s now paralyzed from the waist down.
Sports physician Jeff Mjaanes of Rush University Medical Center, who watched Sunday’s game and saw the leg-break occur, agrees there is reason to be optimistic.
Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, who just returned from an injury this week, has been removed after the first period against St. Louis.
Lincoln Park zoo has a dedicated hospital where the gorilla baby is being cared for.