Police are searching for two young men who have robbed Red Line train commuters at gunpoint on the South Side.
Cars and buses were routed off State Street downtown on Saturday, as the pavement was transformed into what has been called the “ultimate playground.”
Six people were sent to local hospitals Tuesday afternoon, following a four-car crash in the Loop.
Chicago Police officers shot and wounded two suspects in separate incidents on the South Side overnight – bringing the total to six police-involved shootings in Chicago in about the past 10 days.
About 20 juveniles and four adults were arrested after police responded to reports of people being pushed in the Gold Coast Saturday.
Makayla Dameron was just 3 years old, taking a walk with her mother on a late Saturday morning, when a delivery truck cut her life tragically short.
A car being chased and shot at crashed near a school in the Park Manor neighborhood on the South Side on Wednesday afternoon.
A boater helped rescue a man in the Chicago River on Wednesday afternoon in the Loop.
Chicago Police are looking for two suspects who used a not-so-ordinary weapon during a hold-up overnight on the South Side.
A gull, apparently overheated from the sweltering conditions, found some relief in the South Loop on Thursday, thanks to the generosity of a woman and her kids.
A woman was killed early Sunday on the South Side when a shooter took aim at the van she was riding in, police said.
Another sweltering weekend brought more violence to Chicago’s streets – with eight people killed and 37 others wounded in shootings or stabbings between Friday afternoon and early Monday morning.
A new cell phone theft scam is afoot around Chicago.
Chicago Police hope surveillance pictures help lead them to one of three weekend mob attacks on people downtown.
Eight people have been charged with mob action, after four people were hurt in at least three mob attacks in and near downtown over the weekend.
A week ago, it was anti-war protesters. Yesterday, supporters of U.S. troops had their turn to take over the streets of downtown Chicago.
One of the city’s worst mass transit disasters occurred on this day 62 years ago on the South Side.
Two buildings on the campus of the Illinois Institute of Technology was evacuated Tuesday afternoon as firefighters responded to an acid spill.
About 75 Occupy Chicago protesters held sit-ins outside at least two Bank of America branches in downtown Chicago on Tuesday, before joining a much larger protest rally and march through the Loop in honor of May Day.
Police are sounding the alarm about a sharp rise in robberies along State Street on the city’s South Side.