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.
More Than 25,000 Unemployment Claims Filed In Illinois For Week Of August 31, Amid COVID-19 PandemicThe Illinois Department of Employment Security reported 25,478 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of August 24 in Illinois.
Construction Begins On New 47-Story Michigan Avenue Skyscraper DowntownThe 523-foot glass and steel skyscraper at 300 N. Michigan Ave. will include 289 residential units and a 280-room hotel by Netherlands-based citizenM.
R. Kelly Loses Appeal In Repeated Bids To Be Granted Bail“We perceive no clear error in the district court’s determination that the government has demonstrated by clear and convincing evidence that Kelly presents risk of a danger to the community and by a preponderance of the evidence that Kelly presents a flight risk," the ruling states.
Woman Arrested After Leaving Baby, 2 Other Children Alone In Car In North AustinPolice said the woman left a 6-year-old boy, a 3-year-old girl, and a 3-month-old girl unattended in her car around 11:50 a.m. in a parking lot near North and Cicero avenues.
On Labor Day, Final Phase Of Pullman National Monument Work To BeginLocal, state, and federal officials will break ground Monday on a $34 million renovation of the 12-acre visitors’ center for the Pullman National Monument.