Police Call In SWAT Team After Man Throws Things From Roof Of River North BuildingA SWAT team was called into action in River North in the middle of the day Saturday, after a man stood on the roof of a building with a metal pole in hand and started throwing things.
Father Of Woman Paralyzed In Crash Calls Driver 'Coward' For Fleeing The SceneThe father of a 25-year-old woman who was left paralyzed after a friend drove his car over an embankment following a night of drinking, said he can’t understand how her friend just left her there and took a cab home to Naperville.
Chicago Entrepreneur Dreams Of Chicago's Own Island ResortThe vision of Beau D'Arcy and his two partners calls for a floating vessel, 300-by-100 feet, almost twice the length of the Odyssey cruiseliner, about a mile offshore in Lake Michigan.
Four Wounded In River North ShootingThe group was standing in a cul-de-sac in the 500 block of West Erie Street at 3:10 a.m. when people in a dark-colored sedan driving past flashed gang signs before opening fire, police said.
Man Killed In West Side StabbingThe victim, thought to be in his 20s, was found in an alley in the 5000 block of West Erie Street in the Austin neighborhood about 11:25 p.m. Monday.
$500K Bond For Alleged Purse Snatcher Chased Down By WitnessesBond was set at $500,000 Saturday for a man charged with felony robbery after he allegedly attacked a woman and stole her purse in the River North neighborhood Friday morning -- but not before he knocked her to the ground and kicking her. He was taken into custody by police after two witnesses chased him down.
River North Purse-Snatcher Chased Down, Detained By WitnessesThanks to three good Samaritans, a purse snatcher was caught after allegedly beating a woman up and robbing her Friday morning.
Chicago's Korean Community Protests Defectors' Repatriation From ChinaMembers of Chicago’s Korean community protested Thursday morning, after the Chinese government decided to repatriate about 30 defectors from North Korea.
18 Displaced In West Side FireSix people were displaced from their homes early Monday, when a fire broke out in a fast food restaurant on the ground floor of their West Side building.
9-Year-Old Twins Hospitalized After West Side FireNine-year-old twins were recovering Friday morning, after their home caught fire on the city’s West Side.
Man, Teen Girls Steal SUV, Crash Into Pole In River NorthA joyride in a stolen Lexus ended in a crash in River North that left a 14-year-old girl in critical condition, and a man and another teenage girl behind bars.
Man Charged After Off-Duty Officer Shoots Suspect A man was charged with aggravated assault after an off-duty Chicago Police officer shot a person who allegedly pointed a gun at him early Sunday in the River North neighborhood.
Man Shot, Killed, In Van In West TownPolice are looking for clues into a shooting early Thursday that left a man dead in the West Town neighborhood.
Actor Found Seriously Injured In River NorthA north suburban actor was found severely injured in the River North neighborhood on Sunday morning, and a relative claims he was mugged at a local bar.