They were chasing the American dream. One Chicago couple moved into a house and started making changes. Trouble is, it belonged to someone else.
With Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday, WBBM Newsradio’s Mike Krauser set out to learn what the day means to some moms living in somewhat unusual circumstances.
Prosecutors originally charged her parents — Rigoberto Rodriguez, 29, and Angela Petrov, 21 — with aggravated battery after the baby was found injured on Thursday, April 11, in her Rogers Park home.
A man has been charged with criminal damage to government property, a felony, for allegedly throwing bricks at a North Side police station a couple blocks from his home this weekend.
The shooting happened about 5:50 p.m. Monday in the 7500 block of North Hoyne Avenue.
The car was speeding when the driver lost control and struck a tree.
Tenants of a Rogers Park apartment building claim their landlords are neglecting bug and rodent problems to try and drive them out, in hope of bringing in new tenants who can afford higher rent.
A bartender from the North Side Andersonville neighborhood faces a handful of traffic offenses and a felony cannabis charge after a crash with a police car in the Rogers Park neighborhood Tuesday night that injured two officers.
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.
Two cousins, ages 19 and 22, were wounded in a shooting early Saturday in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood.
A firefighter was among three people injured early Friday during a fire in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood.
Wednesday night, community residents met with representatives from the group CeaseFire to discuss the streak, and what has allowed it to happen.
Loyola University has issued an alert to students after a student was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon in an alley near its Rogers Park neighborhood campus.
Authorities are investigating whether a carbon monoxide leak in a West Rogers Park apartment building led to two deaths there Sunday afternoon.
The body of an elderly woman was pulled from Lake Michigan Sunday in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood.
A construction worker heading to his job site heard the desperate scream of a woman who was being sexually assaulted in Rogers Park near the Loyola University campus on Wednesday.
If you can get past the TVs and packed sports nights, Hop Haus makes a mean burger. In fact, they make many mean burgers with their cadre of meats and toppings. BUT, how do these burgers measure up to all the other burger bars in the city? Let’s find out…
The death of a Rogers Park teen who was shot in the head last week when he and his father were struggling over a handgun has been ruled a homicide, an autopsy on Saturday found.
The father of a 17-year-old boy who was accidentally shot as the two struggled for control of a handgun at their Rogers Park home has been charged in connection with the incident.
The city saw another bloody weekend as seven men were killed and at least 21 people were wounded in separate shootings since Friday afternoon.
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