Clockwise from left: Ana Gomez-Quintanilla; Osmar Gonzalez; Felipe Gomez; Gerry Robertson; Jose Valentin Portillo; and Raul Ledesma. (Chicago Police Dept.)

Police: West Side Recycling Center Bought, Sold Stolen Catalytic Converters

Six suspects were arrested Wednesday in “Operation Hot Pipe.”


From left, clockwise: Jawaan Chick, Sabrina Morris, Taylon Hughes, Shaquille Middleton, William Hill, Arnulfo Sanchez, Jimmie Kelly and Charles Ray .(Chicago Police Department)

Eight Charged In Dog Fighting Ring On South Side

The Chicago Department of Animal Care and Control took the four pit bulls into custody.


Say goodbye to a Monopoly token... (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Say “Sayonara” To One Of Monopoly’s Game Tokens

That’s right, Hasbro is updating those tiny, metal pieces you move around the board in Monopoly. This isn’t an arbitrary process, they’re asking fans to vote on which classic tokens should stay and which new tokens should win a permanent spot on the Monopoly board.


One of the dogs rescued from a dog fight in south suburban Dolton. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

8 Men Charged In Connection With Busted Dolton Dog Fight

The men were all charged with a felony count of attending or patronizing a dog fight and were being held on bail Sunday, according to a release from the Cook County Sheriff’s office.


Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks Will Donate Ring To Hall of Fame

The Chicago Blackhawks will donate a 2010 Stanley Cup ring to the Hockey Hall of Fame as part of a special Stanley Cup display.