Michigan Avenue downtown was busy and bustling as usual in the midday hours, but a suspicious package shut the road down in the wee hours when a suspicious package was discovered.
At least 14 people were shot and wounded and two men are dead following a series of shootings during an eight-hour span throughout the city late Saturday and early Sunday.
Suspected carjackers made one miscalculation early Monday morning after allegedly taking a car from a man on the city’s West Side.
A man who was found in Arkansas was charged with gunning down two women as they were dancing nearly nine years ago on the West Side, police said.
Wal-Mart is planning to open a downsized store at the Presidential Tower apartment complex just west of The Loop, according to Crains Chicago Business.
Police blocked part of a busy downtown sidewalk this afternoon, after glass fell from a building.
Fire crews were sent to an explosion in a ComEd vault downtown this morning.
Five vendors at a West Side mall have been charged with selling handbags, shoes and baseball caps with counterfeit labels.
A late-night fire in Oak Park caused at least half a million dollars in damage.