ComEd Vault Fire Sends Thick Smoke Into Downtown Streets, Cuts Power To BuildingsSeveral downtown buildings were left without power Thursday after an underground electrical fire in a ComEd vault.
Police: Man, Woman Dead After West Chatham Shootout, But Man Returned Fire On Gunman FirstPolice say a gunman shot another man and a woman who later died in the West Chatham neighborhood Sunday, but not before the man returned fire and wounded the gunman.
Crews Spend Hours Fixing Ruptured Water Main In West ChathamCrews on Sunday evening were still working to fix a water main break that happened several hours earlier in West Chatham.
Two ComEd Workers Burned In Electrical Shortage In The LoopTwo ComEd workers were burned in an electrical shortage in The Loop, police confirmed.
1 Shot, 1 Stabbed In West Pullman FightOne man was shot and the other stabbed during a fight in the West Pullman neighborhood Wednesday evening, police said.
Woman Hit, Killed By Flatbed Truck In River North; Friends Say She Was PregnantA pedestrian was hit and killed by a flatbed truck in Chicago's River North neighborhood Tuesday morning, Chicago police confirmed.
Blue Line Service Partially Halted For Hours After Person Is Hit, Killed By TrainChicago Transit Authority Blue Line service was suspended for hours Sunday night, after someone was hit and killed by a train.
Part of LaSalle Closed For Falling GlassGlass fell from an eighth-story window in Chicago's River North neighborhood Thursday afternoon, causing police to close LaSalle Street between Superior Street and Chestnut Avenue.
Tax On Trading Stocks Pushed To Raise RevenueIt would amount to a sales tax on trading stocks.
LaSalle Street Bridge To Close For One Week Starting MondayThe LaSalle Street Bridge will be closed to daytime traffic for about one week starting Monday to replace a center lock that has been out of repair since last year.
Woman, 74, Killed By Truck In Gold CoastThe woman was struck by a turning truck in the 1100 block of North LaSalle Street at 11:55 a.m., according to Chicago Police.
Man Killed In Princeton Park ShootingPolice responded about 11:30 p.m. to the 9300 block of South LaSalle Street, where they found 31-year-old Erskin Palm on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds to the chest, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Four Wounded In Thursday Night ShootingsMost recently, a 23-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 12700 block of South Parnell Avenue at about 10:30 p.m. when a man got out of a dark colored car and fired shots, police said.
Cook County Commissioner Scuffles With Bike ThiefCommissioner John Fritchey said he was driving north on LaSalle Street on Monday, when he noticed a man on an old bike, pulling the tire off another bike.
Man Shot And Killed In West PullmanEarly Sunday, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 11700 block of South LaSalle Street found the 31-year-old man inside a car parked in an alley, police said.