Man Dead After Being Detained By Employees For Shoplifting At Jewel-Osco In East LakeviewA man is dead after employees at a Jewel-Osco store in East Lakeview said he was shoplifting.
Fire Breaks Out In Home On Mulford Street In EvanstonAn extra-alarm fire broke out late Wednesday afternoon in Evanston.
How Are CPS Teachers Getting Post-Strike Makeup Days Off?First, the Chicago Teachers Union demanded more makeup days for time spent on the picket line – and they got some of them, exactly as they wanted. But it turns out teachers won’t be at work anyway on many of those days.
Teen Stabbed Near CTA Belmont Red-Brown-Purple Line StopA teen was stabbed late Wednesday afternoon near the busy CTA Red-Brown-Purple Line Belmont stop.
15-Year-Old Boy Was Hit By Des Police Officer's Bullet As Officer Went After Bank Robber, Gunman In Old Irving ParkDes Plaines police were the ones who accidentally shot a 15-year-old boy on Tuesday night while going after a bank robber who had shot a Chicago Police officer.
Music Center Rallies Around Teen Injured In Old Irving Park ShootoutThe 15-year-old intern was completing his front desk shift last night, and as a parent passed through the open door, so did the bank robber.
Officer In Old Irving Park Shootout In Intensive CarePolice said he was shot in the head by the bank robber. Initially, the police spokesman said he had a graze wound, then later said the wound was much more serious: The bullet penetrated and exited his skull.
Naperville City Council Will Allow Demolition Of Historic Mansion Used By Little Friends Social Service GroupThe Naperville City Council on Wednesday ruled that it will allow the demolition of a historic mansion that houses a renowned social service organization.
Lightfoot's Budget Set For Final Approval Next Week, Mayor 'Very Confident' Feds Will Approve $163 Million For Ambulance ServicesAs her 2020 budget plan moved one step closer to final approval on Wednesday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot shrugged off criticism that it relies in part on federal funding that remains uncertain.
Chicago Weather: High Winds And Soaking Rains For Thursday Morning RushGet ready for high winds and soaking rains just in time for the Thursday morning rush.
15-Year-Old's Condition Stable, Police Officer Improving After They Were Shot During Chase Of Robbery SuspectThe teen, who was caught in crossfire Tuesday night, is a student intern and was in class at the time of the shooting.
University Of Chicago Medical Center Shuts Down Trauma Center Ahead Of Possible Nurses' Strike Next WeekThe hospital went on ambulance bypass for pediatric patients on Monday and for adult patients on Wednesday.
Buffalo Grove Police Obtain Arrest Warrant For Anatoliy Ermak, Wanted In Murders Of His Ex-Wife And Her HusbandPolice said Anatoliy Ermak shot and killed his ex-wife and her husband in an underground parking garage on Sunday night.
Naperville Central High School Student Charged With Hate Crime Over 'Slave For Sale' Ad On CraigslistPolice said the student took a picture of a black classmate last Thursday, and then posted the photo on a Craigslist ad titled title “Slave for sale (Naperville).” The post also contained a racial slur, according to police.
Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax“The CPD’s prosecution of Mr. Smollett based on the Osundairo Brothers’ false statements about the attack has caused Mr. Smollett to be the subject of mass public ridicule and harm to him personally,” Smollett’s attorneys wrote.