Man Carjacked At Gunpoint DowntownPolice said a 31-year-old man was sitting in his car on the 200 block of South Wacker Drive around 6:35 a.m., when a black vehicle pulled out, and two men got out, approached the victim's car, forced his door open, and pointed a gun at his head.
Downtown Chicago Businesses Stay Boarded Up Until After Election"We got hit twice so, it was hard. We can’t handle it anymore."
Chicago Business Owners Get Ready For Weekend Protests: 'I'm Nervous'"There are great people in Chicago, not only looters," Cha said. "We have good people in Chicago."
City Issues Warning After People Are Seen On Video Sitting On Raised DrawbridgeIn a jaw-dropping viral video, people are seen sitting on top of a raised drawbridge downtown near the Merchandise Mart.
Fingerpointing After Protest Turns Violent: Activists Accuse Police Of Attacking ThemThere was fallout and finger-pointing Sunday, a day after another clash between Chicago Police officers and demonstrators in downtown Chicago.
Protesters, Police Clash Violently On Downtown Streets; Supt. Brown Says Agitators Assaulted OfficersA total of 24 people were arrested Saturday night as another protest led to violent clashes between demonstrators and police downtown.
LIVE UPDATES: Demonstrators Clash With Police Downtown, 24 People ArrestedDespite earlier plans to shut down the Dan Ryan, protesters Saturday afternoon seemed to be avoiding the expressway.
Downtown Overnight Access Restrictions To Persist Until Next Monday Morning In Wake Of LootingRestricted access rules for Chicago’s Central Business District will remain in place for overnight periods until 6 a.m. Monday.
In Wake Of Monday Morning Looting, Central Business District Access Will Be Restricted Beginning At 9 p.m. TuesdayChicago Police citywide teams will be used to supplement staffing for police districts – including the downtown area.
Chicago Has Long History Of Civil Unrest, But Downtown Location Makes This Year DifferentThis has been a very tense time in Chicago, with first the pandemic and then major outbreaks of unrest, just two months apart. As CBS 2's Jim Williams noted Monday night, the city has lived through this before.
LIVE UPDATES: Looting, Unrest Overnight Across Downtown Chicago; The Loop Shut DownDozens of stores, banks and other businesses were broken into across downtown Chicago overnight.
African-American Nightclubs Have Been Shut Out Of Downtown Area, Promoters And Business Owners SayClub promoters advise people to look around downtown Chicago – what’s missing? The answer is that there are no African-American nightclubs, and there haven’t been any for years.
Downtown Protesters Disrupted Police Radio Communications, Source SaysProtesters in downtown Chicago on Saturday were able to disrupt police communications so as to prevent police from responding properly, a source said.
Man In Critical Condition After Being Pulled From Lake Offshore From DowntownA man was in critical condition Saturday evening after being pulled from Lake Michigan offshore from downtown Chicago.
Concerns About Not Getting Pot Sales Rolling In Downtown ChicagoSome people passionately argued against Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's idea to ban sales in the central business district. They're concerned it would limit accessibility for people with mobility challenges.