West Garfield Park Building Partially Collapses In FireFirefighters were waiting for building inspectors to allow them to begin searching the rubble for victims in what’s left of the apartment building near Van Buren Street and Kostner Avenue.
Mother Gives Birth In Van Near Eisenhower ExpresswayA woman gave birth to a baby girl early Wednesday in a van just off the Eisenhower expressway.
Toddler Dies A Day After Three-Story Fall From WindowMohammed Alyamani fell from the top floor of a three-flat apartment building in the 3700 block of North Kostner Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. He died Wednesday evening at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge.
Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Blaze In North LawndaleThe 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.
2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsA 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.
Man Shot While Fleeing Gunman In Garfield ParkA 35-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot three times in the Garfield Park neighborhood early Wednesday, police said.
Woman Killed In West Side Crash A woman was killed Saturday morning when the car she was driving on the West Side crashed into a tree.
3 Accidents On I-290 Leave One Person DeadThree accidents -- one fatal -- brought traffic to a standstill Saturday night on the Eisenhower Expressway.
2 Men Stabbed, 2 Women Battered In NW Side FightTwo men were stabbed and two women were beaten up during a fight early Sunday in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood.
Man Critically Injured In West Side FireA 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.
Man Shot Dead By Police After Going For Gun During ArrestMany questions are cropping up following a rash of shootings involving Chicago Police officers, the most recent of which happened late Sunday night.
Drunk Driver Wearing Only Socks & Underwear Hits Cop CarA 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.