Jury Selection To Begin For Corey Morgan And Dwright-Boone Doty In 'Targeted Assassination' Of 9-Year-Old Tyshawn Lee“It was the worst form of evil I think I’ve ever seen,” said Rev. Michael Pfleger, who presided over Tyshawn’s funeral.
Teen Football Player Dies, After Being Found Unresponsive In Swimming PoolA 14-year-old football player has died, after he was found unresponsive at the bottom of the swimming pool at Calumet New Tech High School in Gary, Indiana.
City Installing Concrete Barriers Along Lakefront To Prevent Flooding DamageLake Michigan reached near record high levels this year, due to an extremely wet spring.
Four Suspected In Three-State $1 Million Burglary Ring Arrested After Police Chase In Wisconsin“This was a big one. They were very active. They were hitting every few days, and they weren’t slowing down,” Greenfield Police Assistant Chief David Patrick said.
Treja Kelly Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting After Altercation With Man Near AlleyAn 18-year-old girl was shot and killed while walking down the street Sunday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Victim Recovering After Bowling Ball Attack In Cicero; 'It's Offensive, It's Hurtful, It's Cruel'“What in your thought process says, ‘Bowling ball, hit him in the head while he’s being held,’” Tamekio Williams said of the attack on her son, Damante.
National Weather Service Investigating Likely Tornado Tuesday Night In WaukeganA funnel cloud was spotted over the city near the Waukegan Airport around 7 p.m. The National Weather Service has said there is evidence a tornado likely occurred, causing a narrow path of damage for about two miles.
Navy Pier Flyover Closing To Complete Second Phase Of $64 Million ProjectThe Navy Pier Flyover will close temporarily starting Tuesday, as crews work to complete the second of three phases for the long-awaited overpass along Lake Shore Drive.
Suspect In Custody After Shooting Inside Walmart In Hobart, IndianaThe Walmart in Hobart, Indiana, has reopened after a Sunday afternoon shooting that forced the store to close for more than 12 hours.
Hurricane Dorian Could Snarl Labor Day Weekend Travel PlansFor people flying out of Chicago for the Labor Day weekend, the effects of Hurricane Dorian are likely going to be on their mind as the storm approaches the Florida coast.
Melrose Park Police Officer In Custody In Fatal Off-Duty Shooting In MaywoodMaywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley Jr. confirmed the Melrose Park officer was being held in police lockup, but he wouldn’t go into detail about the shooting, saying detectives have yet to interview the officer.
Toddler Dies After Temporary Steel Walls Fall On Her At Akira Store In Orland Square Mall“I think everything that could have been done was done under the circumstances,” Orland Park Police Chief Tim McCarthy said.
Akeira Boston, 16, Slain In Dolton Amid Concerns About ViolenceMinutes after Dolton village officials held a meeting calling for more police officers to help with violence, a woman was shot in the area.
Community Alert: Four Women Sexually Assaulted In Six Weeks In Greater Grand CrossingA warning for women in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood: Police believe the same man is threatening women at gunpoint, sexually assaulting them, and robbing them.
Rough Waves On Lake Michigan Prompt Warnings For Swimmers, BoatersThe National Weather Service and the U.S. Coast Guard are warning people to stay out of the water at Chicago’s beaches, due to waves up to six feet high.