Duckworth And Kirk Come Together At A Summit, Show CivilityDespite a nasty campaign, the two candidates for U.S. Senate in Illinois came together Friday at an alcohol-free “beer summit.”
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Chicago Hosts Police Summit On Crime StrategiesChicago welcomed top police officials from nearly a dozen major cities on Wednesday for a summit on national trends in crime.
Carjackers Now Wanted In Fatal Shooting Of Summit Store ClerkRobbers who had carjacked a vehicle in Chicago are now wanted in the fatal shooting of a store clerk in Summit.
2 Investigators: Police Chase Speeder, Who Plows Into Innocent Motorists Jose Izaguirre fights through permanent injuries to work in his Cicero barber shop. His pain is the result of a 2012 high-speed police chase.
Emanuel Cancels Paris TripDuring an interview with Politico on Wednesday, the mayor said he will not go to Paris so he can remain "front and center" in Chicago amid continuing public unrest in the wake of the scandal over the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Man Found In Summit Is Cook County’s First Cold Death Of SeasonA homeless man found Monday morning in southwest suburban Summit died of hypothermia, marking Cook County’s first cold-related death of the season.
Elgin Mayor Wants Summit Of Social Service Groups Caught In State Budget StalemateMany groups that provide services to the mentally ill, drug addicts, and others have been deprived of state funds they need to operate while the governor and lawmakers have failed to agree on a state spending plan.
Sex Offender From Summit MissingPolice in Summit are looking for a registered sex offender who is now missing.
Tennessee Truck Driver Charged In I-55 CrashA semi driver from Tennessee faces a felony charge of driving while fatigued following a 12-vehicle crash on Interstate 55 in suburban Chicago.
Six Hospitalized After Trucker Falls Asleep, Crashes Into 13 Cars On StevensonThe crash happened around 3:40 a.m., when an Illinois State Police trooper was conducing nightly lane closures for road construction work in the northbound lanes near 1st Avenue in southwest suburban Summit. Thirteen vehicles were stopped on the Stevenson, when a truck plowed into them.
Cook Co. Commissioner Calls For Gang Members To Be Tried As Terrorists At SummitPutting a stop to Chicago's never-ending cycle of violence and bloodshed is the goal of a gun violence summit today hosted by UIC's School of Public Health.