An 18-year-old man who was found with multiple stab wounds in the Southwest Side Clearing neighborhood died Monday morning.
Strong storms knocked out power to thousands of homes and businesses Wednesday night, blew over several freight train cars, flooded many Chicago area streets, and cost a maintenance worker his life.
A sewer worker’s greatest fear became reality Wednesday night, when he drowned after he was swept away by rushing storm waters, and his widow had to find out about her husband’s tragic death on Facebook.
The men were standing in the 7100 block of South Rockwell Street about 5:10 p.m. when an unknown shooter fired multiple rounds.
Three men were killed and nine others wounded in gun violence across the city since Monday afternoon, including two men who were found shot to death in West Pullman early Tuesday.
A man and woman were injured minutes apart in two separate shootings on the South Side late Monday.
The son of an O’Hare Airport security officer was charged with fatally stabbing his father to death early Sunday in his Morgan Park neighborhood home.
Mason Johnson, 24, has been charged with first degree murder after the fatal stabbing of his father, Kenneth Johnson, on March 24 in the 11400 block of South Rockwell Street.
Two men are dead and at least another 12 were wounded from acts of violence this weekend throughout the city, from the South and Southwest side to Humboldt Park to Rogers Park.
A freight train derailment on the Southwest Side left several rail cars tossed about early Sunday.
Quick action from firefighters helped save residents overnight at an apartment building in the Ravenswood neighborhood.
Chicago police said four young men were shot in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Tuesday evening on the South Side.
Two men were killed and five people were wounded – including a 17-year-old pregnant girl – in a rash of shootings late Monday and early Tuesday.
At least eight people were killed and 40 others were injured in separate shootings in a violent weekend in Chicago.
A 16-year-old boy died after he was shot in the head Saturday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
A rash of shootings around Chicago left one man dead and six others injured Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.
Bond was set at $750,000 Tuesday for two teenage boys accused in the brutal sexual assault of an 18-year-old girl near the Congress Theater in the Logan Square neighborhood on New Year’s Eve.
Eight people were wounded in shootings Saturday night and early Sunday on the South and West sides.
At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.
A rally against violence was held in Chicago Monday night, near the scene where a teenage girl from Highland Park was sexually assaulted and left unconscious on New Year’s Eve.