1 Killed, 5 Wounded In West Pullman Mass Shooting; 15-Year-Old Girl, Off-Duty Firefighter Among Injured VictimsOne of the wounded victims in a mass shooting this weekend was an off-duty firefighter who was shot in the face and seriously hurt. He was celebrating a family member’s birthday when the bullets flew.
Woman Dies In Elgin House FireA 64-year-old woman died as a result of an Elgin house fire early Saturday morning, fire officials said.
Man Dies After Falling Onto Roosevelt Red Line TracksThe man was standing by himself when he stumbled and fell onto the tracks, authorities said. When he fell, he hit his head and was electrocuted. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
NW Indiana Property Owner Finds Man's Body After SnowstormThe man's body was found after a winter storm dropped up to 18 inches of snow near Valparaiso.
Bridgeport Road Worker Killed In I-80 Construction Zone"I really hope truly that it was an accident. That he tried to move out of the way. We don't have all of the details, just that he went into the closed lanes of traffic."
Bicyclist Dead After Hit By Car On Chicago's West SidePolice said the car went through a yellow light and couldn't stop in time because the pavement was wet after Wednesday morning's rain.
Investigation Continues Over Chicago River Boating Accident Leaving 7-Year-Old DeadBeaches are closed, river use is up and so are water levels. It heightens risk on the water. Just after 6:30 Wednesday night, things got scary then deadly near Chinatown.
Chicago ER Doctor And The Battle Against COVID-19: 'Stay Home. This Is The Real Deal'"I deal with gunshots every day and trauma and crazy stuff. And this is the only thing that scares me."
Washington State Reports First Coronavirus Death In U.S.Washington state health officials said Saturday a person has died of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. It is the first reported coronavirus death in the United States.
Chicago Child Is First Flu Death In Illinois"It's not too late to get the flu vaccine."
On Board Juice WRLD's Plane: Pounds Of Pot, Prescription Meds; No One Claims CargoIn addition to the cannabis, authorities also discovered six prescription bottles of liquid codeine, three firearms, and metal piercing bullets.
Authorities: Chicago Man Killed Behind Indiana ApartmentThe man was identified as 21-year-old Drequan Burglar of Chicago.
ArcelorMittal Fined $14K After Worker Dies In Train AccidentOfficials have said 49-year-old Edwin L. Fleming of Schererville, Indiana, died when the engine he was operating struck a railcar on an adjacent track in a raw materials yard.
Avowed White Supremacist Gets Life Sentence In Charlottesville Car AttackThe "Unite the Right" rally on Aug. 12, 2017, drew hundreds of white nationalists to Charlottesville to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.
Deaths From Brain, Heart Problems Higher For NFL Than MLBBrain diseases caused or contributed to 39 NFL deaths compared with 16 deaths among baseball players. That amounts to a nearly three times greater risk for NFL players, results that echo an earlier study comparing brain disease deaths in NFL players with the general population.