The blaze, reported just after noon, is in the basement of a five-story warehouse that used to be a furniture company at 1034 S. Kostner Ave.
A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.
A 35-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot three times in the Garfield Park neighborhood early Wednesday, police said.
A woman was killed Saturday morning when the car she was driving on the West Side crashed into a tree.
Three accidents — one fatal — brought traffic to a standstill Saturday night on the Eisenhower Expressway.
Two men were stabbed and two women were beaten up during a fight early Sunday in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood.
A blaze at a strip mall in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood left one person critically injured Saturday evening, according to a spokesman for the Chicago Fire Department.
Many questions are cropping up following a rash of shootings involving Chicago Police officers, the most recent of which happened late Sunday night.
A 24-year-old man was charged with DUI and a number of other driving-related offenses after he fell out of his car, clad only in underwear and socks, after crashing into a police squad car on the Northwest Side Saturday morning.
Are roadside vandals trying to pick off cars on the Eisenhower Expressway? One woman has a frightening tale to tell.
Two people were injured — one seriously — in a crash Monday morning on the Eisenhower Expressway.
Five people were injured Sunday afternoon during a traffic crash in the Little Village neighborhood.
Police shot a male early Monday on the Northwest Side after he twice pointed a gun at officers while fleeing a traffic stop.
A man was stabbed multiple times when an argument turned violent early Sunday in the Lawndale neighborhood.
A motorist blew a red light and collided with another car carrying a man and a woman who were killed. Four others critically injured in the Northwest Side crash Sunday morning.
A judge set bond at $250,000 for a woman charged with more than a dozen felonies in a drunken driving crash that left two people dead and nine others injured on the West Side over the weekend.
Police are looking for an attacker who shot a man, then rammed the victim’s vehicle with his own, in the Northwest Side’s Old Irving Park neighborhood over the weekend.