After Violence Took Over Friday Columbus Statue Demonstration, Mayor Says: 'That's Not Peaceful Protest. That's Anarchy'They not only sharpen a PVC pipe, they're seen re-stocking the crowd with projectiles: bricks and frozen water bottles; fuel to a hot, tense Friday evening.
Mother On Gunman Who Shot Daughter 17 Times: 'That Person Has Not Been Arrested'Lois Jones describes her new normal: spending nearly 12 hours each day here at Advocate Christ Medical Center. Jones has been by her daughter Kewane Jones' bedside, since July 13.
State Officials Investigate After Carnival Rides Injure TwoThe Illinois Department of Labor became involved after a young boy suffered an injury at a church festival in Midlothian on Thursday and after a woman fell off a ride at a carnival in Plainfield.
One Dead, Four Injured In Englewood Car CrashThe Chicago Fire Department said one of two vehicles involved was flipped over. The four other victims were transported to area hospitals.
Passenger On Derailed Train: 'I Hope This Car Doesn't Tilt And Fall Over'Emergency responders had to use a cherry picker to bring down the injured from the elevated tracks. Some were on stretchers.
Still No Answers On Why A CTA Green Line Train Derailed"We won't know until we get the train into the shop and do an inspection and find out if there's any damage or if it was something that was wrong with the train itself."
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.
One Person Injured After Massive House Fire in Western SuburbsA three-story home in the western suburbs went up in flames late Monday evening, injuring one person inside.
CPD: Car Accident Leaves One Child Dead, Seven InjuredAccording to police, a Ford Focus entered the intersection after the light turned red, causing an accident with a Ford SUV.
Magnitude 5.9 Earthquake Hits HaitiIn 2016, Hurricane Matthew shredded parts of the country and left at least 336 people dead.
Indiana Authorities Investigate Car Going Through HousePolice and fire department workers extricated the driver and took her to a local hospital.
Baby Dies In West Englewood Fire, Father InjuredThe fire happened overnight near 59th Street and Hermitage, right across the street from Hermitage Park.
Three People Shot As A Celebration Turns To Chaos In EnglewoodIt was close call for a 22-year-old mother shot while she was carrying her baby in her arms. She was hit in the chest and brought to the hospital in serious condition.
Police Search For Shooter Injuring Three People In EnglewoodA 27-year-old was grazed in the right leg. A 24-year-old-woman was shot in the left leg and a 22-year-old woman was shot in the chest. She was taken to Mount Sinai in serious condition.
The Search For A Shooter Who Hit Four People Including A Baby"He donned something on his face and at that time you could see the silhouette of the gun come out. I heard seven shots."