Early Voting Kicks Off In Chicago In All 50 WardsIn light of the pandemic, there's been a major push urging Americans to vote by mail or vote early for the Nov. 3 elections.
1 Killed, 3 Wounded In West Garfield Park ShootingPolice said the shooting happened around 6:50 p.m., as the four victims were sitting in a vehicle on the 100 block of South Keeler Avenue.
Fire Under Kennedy Expressway Destroys Tents In Homeless Encampment In AvondalePolice and fire officials said they responded to a fire in the Belmont Avenue viaduct under the Kennedy Expressway shortly after 10 a.m.
Gov. JB Pritzker To Self-Isolate For 14 Days After Staffer Tests Positive For COVID-19The governor's office said the staffer tested negative for the coronavirus last Wednesday during weekly testing, but began feeling sick, and was tested again Monday, and confirmed as positive for the virus.
4 Shot In Chicago Lawn Drive-ByPolice said, around 3:30 a.m., the victims were standing next to a car on the 2400 block of West Lithuanian Plaza, when someone in a passing sedan opened fire, shooting each of them.
Man Shot And Killed In AustinPolice said officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of gunfire on the 5700 block of West Midway Park shortly after 10 p.m., and found the unidentified man in the driver's seat of a parked car, with multiple gunshot wounds to his face and chest.
Family Of Olga Maria Calderon Demands Answers In Murder Of Walgreens Clerk; Accused Killer Recently Was Removed From Electronic Monitoring“This could have been prevented if people cared, if people weren’t so involved in their own agendas. There are so many dominoes that fell that led to this event that should not have even been in place," said Calderon's husband, Israel Alvarado III.
Timmy Jordan, 39, Charged With Murder In Mass Shooting At West Side PartyTimmy Jordan is charged with two counts of first-degree murder and three counts of attempted first degree murder.
Chicago Weekend Violence: 53 People Shot, 10 Fatally In Weekend ShootingsAt least 41 people have been shot, nine of them fatally, so far this weekend across Chicago.
Man Stabbed Outside CTA Green Line Stop In South AustinAround 3:30 p.m., a man was stabbed on the sidewalk on the 4700 block of West Lake Street. The victim then ran into the Cicero stop on the Green Line to ask for help.
3 Wounded In Lawndale ShootingPolice said the shooting happened around 7 p.m. on the 1600 block of South Pulaski Road.
Former CPS Chief Of Staff Pedro Soto Pleads Guilty To Lying To FBISoto admitted to lying to federal investigators about whether he gave confidential inside information to a lobbyist working for a company seeking a custodial contract worth more than $1 billion.
Woman Pulled From Lake Michigan In Critical Condition Near 87th StreetA young woman was in critical condition Friday afternoon, after Chicago Fire Department divers pulled her out of Lake Michigan in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Burglars Hit Dental Office In Union Ridge, Latest In String Of Possibly Connected Break-Ins On Northwest SideSurveillance video from inside the building showed one person jumping over the front desk, and a second burglar coming in to help. They removed something from under the desk, possibly a safe.
Mail Carrier Critically Wounded In Burnside ShootingA U.S. Postal Service worker was shot in the stomach Thursday morning near 91st and Ellis, and was hospitalized in critical condition.