Christopher Young Charged With Kidnapping, Sexual Assault Of 6-Year-Old Homewood Girl, 6 Years After Girl Is FoundA south suburban man has been charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl – six years after the girl reported the crime.
10 Years Later, Porch Collapse Survivor Says 'I Cringe When I Think About This'Ten years ago this month, 13 people died when two levels of porches full of party-goers collapsed in Lincoln Park. "I don't remember hitting the ground,” survivor Natalie Brougham said.
City Proposes $6.2 Million Settlement With 2003 Iraq War ProtestersThe City of Chicago has reached a $6.2 million settlement with protesters who were arrested or detained by police during a 2003 demonstration against the Iraq War.
Deadly Lake Shore Drive Fire Raises Doubts About High-Rise Safety A fire this month that killed a woman in a Lake Shore Drive high-rise is drawing renewed attention to the question of the safety of such buildings.
Settlement Near Between City And Group Of 2003 War ProtestersSixteen Iraq War protesters wrongfully arrested after a 2003 demonstration that shut down Lake Shore Drive will receive an undisclosed financial settlement — and Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration is attempting to settle with 850 others.
FBI Seeks Fugitive Child Sex Assault SuspectThe FBI is seeking the help of the public in finding a former Southwest Side man accused in the 2003 sexual assault of three children.
Murders That Rocked Gay Community Unsolved After 7 YearsSeven years after Kevin Clewer was found brutally stabbed to death in his apartment in Boystown, and fears erupted about a serial killer in the neighborhood, the case remains unsolved.
Parents Emphasize Dangers Of Soccer GoalsThe parents of a little boy killed by a falling soccer goal are determined to see that it never happens to another child.
Bartman Documentary To Debut At New York Film FestThis year's TriBeCa Film Festival in New York will include a documentary on Steve Bartman.