8 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday AfternoonEight people -- including a 17-year-old boy left critically wounded -- were shot Monday afternoon and evening throughout the city.
Man Found Shot In Neck At West Englewood Gas StationHow or where the 26-year-old was shot remains uncertain because much of the man’s story does not check out, police said.
Woman's Found Stabbed To Death In Vacant BuildingDenise Warfield, 47, was found just before 4:30 p.m. Saturday in a building in the 7200 block of South Ashland Avenue, authorities said.
Ashland To Get CTA's First 'Bus Rapid Transit' RouteA 16-mile stretch of Ashland Avenue will be the city’s first target for bus rapid transit, with a plan for high-speed buses from 95th Street to Irving Park Road announced Friday at a cost of about $10 million per mile.
Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Fatal Drunken Hit-And-RunA 70-year-old Far South Side man whose blood alcohol level was “extremely high” when he fatally struck a woman on the South Side in a 2011 hit-and-run is going to prison.
Woman Chases, Catches Purse Snatcher In EvanstonNever try to separate a woman from her designer purse. A north suburban woman chased and caught a man who snatched her $2,600 Louis Vuitton purse through her vehicle window as she waited in line for a car wash in Evanston on Monday.
3 In Custody After Hostage Situation Ends On West Side The hostage situation began after police officers were sent to a building near Ashland Avenue and Hastings Street about 3:16 a.m., when they received a call about a domestic dispute.
Man Killed In Englewood ShootingA man died after being shot in the head early Friday in the Englewood neighborhood.
Car Chase Sends 2 To The HospitalA car speeding away from police ended up crashing into two other vehicles Sunday night on the Southwest Side, sending the speedster and another driver to the hospital, police said.
Man Robs Hair Salon In Wicker ParkA man robbed a hair salon Monday morning in the North Side Wicker Park neighborhood.
Massive Warehouse Fire Caused By Open Flame InsideThe Chicago Fire Department has determined the extra-alarm blaze that gutted a Bridgeport warehouse was caused when an open flame in the building ignited combustible material inside.
Extra-Alarm Fire Engulfs Bridgeport Warehouse Firefighters were at the scene of an extra-alarm blaze at a large vacant warehouse in the Bridgeport neighborhood Tuesday night.
Man Killed When SUV Strikes Semi-Truck In PilsenThe driver of an SUV was killed early Monday when he crashed his Chevrolet Blazer into the back of a parked semi-trailer in the Pilsen neighborhood on the West Side.
Third Cold-Related Death Reported In Cook County A homeless man is the third person in Cook County to die of cold exposure since November, according to an autopsy conducted Saturday afternoon.
Man Killed During Struggle With Police In West Englewood The shooting occurred at 55th Street and Ashland Avenue.