Neighbors Alarmed As More Fires Erupt In Hegewisch -- This Time In Garage, Abandoned RestaurantResidents of the city’s Far Southeast Side were concerned Monday night after a series of fires – some of them intentionally started.
Car With Body Inside Pulled From Little Calumet River; License Plates Match Those Of Man Who Had Been Missing Since SaturdayA car with a body inside was pulled from the Little Calumet River on the city’s Far South Side Thursday afternoon.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder After State Police Say He Shot At Car On Bishop Ford FreewayA suspect stood charged with attempted murder Tuesday after police said he shot at a car on the Bishop Ford Freeway over the weekend.
Bishop Ford Freeway Shut Down After Tanker Flips Over, Prompts Hazmat ResponseA section of the Bishop Ford Freeway was closed in both directions Monday afternoon after a truck flipped over.
Man Wounded In Riverdale ShootingAbout 9:40 p.m., the 20-year-old was shot in the nose and ear in the 900 block of East 130th Street, police said.
Woman Killed When Tire Smashes Into Windshield On Bishop FordA 64-year-old woman was killed Wednesday morning, when a tire flew off an SUV on the Bishop Ford Freeway, and smashed into the windshield of her car.
CTA Still Examining Three Options To Extend Red Line SouthThe CTA says, contrary to published reports, it has NOT narrowed to two the list of potential routes for a Red Line extension to 130th Street. Nor is it in a position to move ahead with construction.
Crash On Bishop Ford Injures 6, Closes Southbound LanesSix people were injured in a traffic crash involving two semi-trucks and a passenger vehicle on the Bishop Ford Freeway early Tuesday, prompting authorities to close the interstate’s southbound lanes to travel.
4 Dead, 31 Wounded In Shootings This WeekendTwo boys – ages 13 and 14 – were among four killed, and at least 31 others were wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend.
Workers Take Down Barriers Blocking Building Where Kids Died In FireCity workers on Thursday morning removed a set of concrete and steel posts that had blocked a key entrance to an apartment complex where two small children died in a fire earlier this week.
DCFS Probes Neglect Allegations In Deadly Far South Side FireThe Illinois Department of Children and Family Services in investigating accusations of neglect, for the family that lived in the Far South Side apartment where a fire broke out early Tuesday and killed two children.
2 Toddlers Dead In Far South Side FireTwo toddlers were killed early Tuesday in a townhouse fire on the city’s Far South Side, and an accident involving a 6-year-old boy cooking on the stove may be to blame.
3 Questioned In Bloodbath At Store Near Altgeld GardensThree people are being held by police in connection with a shootout this week at a store near the Altgeld Gardens public housing complex on the Far South Side.
Emanuel: Red Line Will Be Upgraded Now, Extended LaterIf you're wondering why the $1 billion plan to remake part of the CTA does not include Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s desire to extend the Red Line five miles south, officials say $1 billion is hardly enough for that project.
4 Dead, 2 Wounded In Altgeld Gardens Store ShootingA security guard tried to defend a store near the Altgeld Gardens public housing development from several men who walked in and started shooting Wednesday night, but he was outgunned.