A man who beat a woman with his belt after she refused to give him money appeared on court on Monday to face charges in the attack.
A volunteer group of citizen crime fighters is calling the Magnificent Mile – a popular tourist destination in Chicago – the “Muggers’ Mile,” to spotlight robberies along Michigan Avenue.
The purported victim, a 68-year-old woman from Homewood, told authorities she was accosted by about a dozen African American men while walking in the 700 block of North Michigan around noon Wednesday in front of Saks Fifth Avenue.
Two protesters from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), staged a brief anti-fur protest in their underwear Wednesday afternoon along the Magnificent Mile.
The distraction techniques of the thieves are brazen, CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.
The workers who usually spend Black Friday ringing up purchases and completing food orders spent time Friday morning protesting their pay at those jobs.
A botched robbery attempt has an Oak Brook doctor in stable condition tonight.
The Web site Racked.com may be pitting trendy hipsters against young and snazzy professionals, as they ask Chicagoans to pick one of six intersections as the best for shopping.
The famed Chicago clothing retailer Mark Shale is will be closing three of its stores.
A woman was found slain Monday at the tony Whitehall Hotel just off the Magnificent Mile, and police were conducting a homicide investigation.
The Magnificent Mile condo where former Mayor Richard M. Daley moved shortly after leaving office is on the market.
Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) has proposed an ordinance that some say could make the already Manhattan-like Magnificent Mile look like Times Square.
A man was in critical condition after being shot and wounded in a gang-related road rage incident right off the tony Magnificent Mile.
A dozen protesters have been charged after a rowdy demonstration that spilled onto the Magnificent Mile, but the protesters claim police were the ones who were out of control.
A van slammed into a display window in the 900 N. Michigan Ave. skyscraper on the Magnificent Mile Friday morning.
Nine Chicagoans have filed a class-action federal lawsuit, claiming the city has illegally forced them to move off of the Magnificent Mile, or face arrest.
It’s not a good night in Chicago; not for me.
A man tried to rob a Magnificent Mile bank on Monday, but left the loot behind.
The iconic statue of actress Marilyn Monroe along Michigan Avenue just north of the Chicago River will be removed beginning May 7.
Cubs fans can celebrate the start of a new season in a hotel room devoted to the late Ron Santo.