Drew Peterson Gets 40 Years In Glasgow Murder PlotFormer Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson was sentenced to 40 years in prison Friday for trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped to convict him in the murder of his third wife.
Young Mother Slain On Her Son's 5th BirthdayA young mother of two was shot and killed early Wednesday as she was walking to the store, less than a day after moving to the South Chicago neighborhood.
Whole Foods Breaks Ground On New Pullman Distribution CenterThe 140,000-square-foot facility is expected to bring in about 150 jobs to a neighborhood that played a prominent role in the labor movement at the turn of the 20th century, and has become the focus of revival efforts in recent years.
Person Shot By Civilian CPD Employee In Lawndale A civilian employee of the Chicago Police Department shot a man who allegedly tried to rob him Monday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood.
Hundreds Of Southwest Flights Canceled After Computer GlitchIt has been a rough morning for Southwest Airlines travelers, dealing with long lines at Midway International Airport, a day after a computer glitch led to hundreds of canceled flights nationwide.
Smash And Grab Thieves Hit Furniture Store Hours After SUV CrashA strange series of events unfolded at a Chicago furniture store, starting with an accident involving an SUV, and ending with a smash-and-grab heist hours later.
Two Shot On Dan Ryan ExpresswayPolice said the driver and passenger of a Chevy sedan were shot around midnight as they were headed north near 71st Street.
Taste Of Chicago Opens For 2016It’s time to bring your appetite downtown. The 36th annual Taste of Chicago kicks off at 11 a.m. at Grant Park.
Busy Travel Weekend Expected At O'Hare And MidwayLines have been building at O’Hare International Airport early Friday, as travelers prepared to celebrate the 4th of July weekend, but honoring the nation’s independence comes as the nation’s airports have been placed on high alert in the wake of a suicide bombing at the airport in Istanbul.
Metra Reminding Commuters Of Danger At Railroad CrossingsMetra safety was the topic of conversation in Buffalo Grove on Thursday, after a new report ranked Illinois third in the nation for train crashes.
Security Increased At Chicago Airports In Wake Of Istanbul BombingSources said Chicago police officers and aviation police have been concentrating their patrols on drop-off and pick-up areas outside the airport’s many entrances.
Man Charged With Kidnapping Girl In Ford HeightsThe girl was found in Charles Howard’s back yard in Ford Heights late Saturday night.