Nick Young

(Credit: Evanston Police Dept.)

North Side Man, 61, Murdered In Evanston

A 61-year-old Rogers Park neighborhood man died early Saturday after being assaulted Sept. 2 in Evanston and police are releasing surveillance photos of two suspects wanted for questioning.


Chicago Police Department logo

Police Warn Of SW Side Strong-Armed Robberies

Police have issued an alert for Southwest Side residents regarding some strong-armed robberies on the street of gold chains.


Gov. Pat Quinn

Quinn Vetoes Legislation Allowing People To Collect Road Kill

If you’d been savoring the prospects of a rustic stew or a fox fur coat — it’s not going to happen with road kill.


Emmett Till

Emmett Till Museum Still In Jeopardy At Burr Oak Cemetery

A published report says yet more fallout has erupted from the scandal at historic Burr Oak Cemetery.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2011

Construction is still underway at Rivers Casino in Des Plaines. The new suburban gambling mecca is scheduled to open July 2011. (Paul Cesarz/ CBS Chicago)

Suburban Casino Under Construction Brings 1,000 New Jobs

Lady Luck is going to smile on a thousand eager job-seekers hoping to fill the 1,000 openings at a new suburban gambling mecca.

WBBM Newsradio–05/14/2011

Allerton Hotel, 701 N. Michigan Ave.

Comeback For Commercial Real Estate Market

The local commercial real estate market is coming back, defying expectations of a prolonged collapse like the one that decimated the housing market.

WBBM Newsradio–02/14/2011

Derrick Rose

Wizards Powerless Against Bulls

The Bulls had a slow start against the Washington Wizards, but Chicago earned a victory. This is their second straight win since the LA Clippers snapped their seven-game win streak.



Chicago Pair Behind Bars After Indiana Coke Bust

PORTAGE, Ind. (STMW) – A man and woman from Chicago were arrested Thursday night after Indiana State Troopers found $1.6 million in cocaine bust in their SUV near Portage, Ind.


Andrew Martin

Man Charged With Lighting Girlfriend On Fire

A South Side man has been charged after allegedly lighting a woman on fire, causing her to suffer burns to over 40% of her body in August, police said.