1 Dead, Suspect In Custody After Standoff In Little VillageA 68-year-old man was found dead, and a 37-year-old man was taken into custody, after a standoff that lasted more than four hours in the Little Village neighborhood on Monday.
Protesters To Mark Trump's First Month In Office On Presidents DayAs President Donald Trump prepares to unveil a revised travel ban, protesters were preparing to gather at Trump Tower in Chicago on Monday, for the second day in a row of demonstrations against the president’s immigration policies.
Four Plead Not Guilty In Facebook Live Torture CaseThe two men and two women accused of kidnapping a mentally disabled teenager, and posting live video of his torture on Facebook, have pleaded not guilty to a spate of felony charges.
Emanuel Revives Daley's Dream Of O'Hare Express TrainsMayor Rahm Emanuel has vowed to resurrect a plan to provide express trains between O’Hare International Airport and downtown Chicago, a project long touted but ultimately abandoned by his predecessor, Richard M. Daley.
Four BMWs Stolen From Warehouse, Recovered A Mile AwayThieves sped away in multiple high-end vehicles, after breaking into a BMW dealership warehouse in Goose Island early Thursday.
Man Attacks Students During Recess At Near North Side SchoolPolice said the man walked through an unlocked gate into the playground at Ogden International School, at 24 W. Walton St., during recess at 11 a.m. Tuesday, and started a fight with three students.
Northwestern Investigating Date Rape Drug, Sexual Assault AllegationsFour women reported they were possibly given a date rape drug while attending a party at the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity on Jan. 21, according to an alert from the school’s Sexual Harassment Prevention Office. Two of those women believe they were sexually assaulted.
Meteor Streaks Across Night Sky Above Chicago, Lands In Lake MichiganThe meteor would have exploded about 10 miles above the ground, and was traveling at least 20 kilometers per second, or about 45,000 miles per hour, according to American Meteor Society operations manager Mike Hankey.
Lanes To Close On Clark Street Bridge For RepairsAll but one lane of the Clark Street Bridge will be closed for six months starting Monday, while crews make repairs.
At Least 5 Luxury Cars Stolen From Evanston DealershipEvanston police said one of the garage doors had been opened, and three BMWs and a Porsche were stolen.
Suspicious Items Found In Homan Square Apartment Ruled To Be HarmlessAn apartment building in the Homan Square neighborhood was evacuated early Thursday, after an Airbnb host found a suspicious package in the room he rents out.
Barrington Home Destroyed By Fire While Family On VacationSeveral suburban fire departments responded to an immense blaze early Tuesday in northwest suburban Barrington.