Chicago Ranked Most Affordable Major City For Minimum Wage Workers, Study Finds, But That's Not Saying MuchA new study finds it takes 69% of a minimum wage worker's take-home pay to afford the median rent in Chicago, before any other expenses.
Antoine Jackson Charged With Sexually Assaulting, Robbing Woman On Red LineAntoine Jackson, of Woodlawn, has been charged with one count each of attempted aggravated criminal sexual assault, aggravated sexual abuse, robbery, and aggravated battery.
Millennium Station Evacuated After Fire Alarm; Metra Electric And South Shore Line Trains DelayedMillennium Station was evacuated for about half an hour Thursday morning after fire alarms and sprinklers started going off, compounding delays for the Metra Electric District following wire problems.
MISSING: Qin Zheng, 54, Of Portage ParkQin Zheng, 54, was last seen on the 5500 block of West Wilson, police said.
Illinois License Plate Fees For Some Trailers Have Jumped 555% In 2020; 'It Just Boggles The Mind'If you own a trailer, the new license plate fee might empty your pockets starting this year.
Two Swim Team Members Robbed, One Of Them Shot Outside Lindblom High SchoolTwo teenagers who are on the boys' swim team at Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School were robbed and one of them was shot in the chest Tuesday evening outside the school, as they were getting back from a swim meet.
LOCATED: Phillip Divittorio, 60, Had Been Missing Since DecemberPhillip "Little Phil" Divittorio, 60, was supposed to board a Rock Island District train at the Metra station in Joliet on Dec. 4, but went missing, according to a missing person alert issued Tuesday by Chicago police.
R. Kelly Misses Court Date; Will Face September Trial On Charges Of Sexually Assaulting Former Hairdresser Lanita CarterKelly has a long list of charges, including aggravated criminal sexual assault. Some of the accusers were underage.
Man Charged With Driving While High On Pot After Head-On Crash In LisleCole Dixon's arrest might be the first pot-related DUI case in the state since recreational cannabis became legal in Illinois this year.
Oakbrook Terrace Mayor Tony Ragucci Resigns Amid Reports Of Federal InvestigationAccording to published reports, the FBI seized $60,000 from a safe in Oakbrook Mayor Tony Ragucci’s home in October.
Man Wanted For Murder In Michigan In Custody After Standoff In Kane CountyA man wanted for murder in Michigan was arrested Tuesday morning in west suburban Montgomery, following a nearly four-hour standoff with police and federal marshals.