Woman Dead, Teen Injured In Englewood Hit-And-RunTwo pedestrians enjoying a conversation were run down by a speeding minivan today, and police are now on the lookout for a silver minivan that took off after the crash in Englewood.
Woodridge Man Brings Loaded Weapons On Metra Train"All of a sudden there's a cop at my shoulder practically yelling at me, throwing me up against the seat, handcuffing me."
1 Construction Worker Killed, 1 Injured By Falling Steel Beams In EvanstonPolice said, around 8:25 a.m., a load of steel fell at a work site on the 800 block of Emerson Street, coming down on two construction workers.
Copper Thieves Targeting Light Poles In Northwest IndianaThieves stealing copper wiring in northwest Indiana have cost taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars in repairs, and Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.
Van Dyke's Defense Targets Laquan McDonald's PastAt the Jason van Dyke trial today, it may have sounded more like Laquan McDonald was on trial.
Cubs' Russell On Leave Amid Abuse Claims; Epstein Calls Allegations 'Very Disturbing'Domestic violence allegations against him first came to light a year ago, when a friend of his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, accused him of abuse in an Instagram post.
Jason Van Dyke Murder Trial: Prosecution Rests Its CaseAfter four days of testimony, prosecutors rested their case Thursday against Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke, and his defense will begin presenting its first witnesses on Monday, seeking to convince jurors Van Dyke was justified when he shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in 2014.
Man Who Held Civilian At Gunpoint In Bridgeport Identified As Chicago FirefighterMore details have been released about the man who held a Chicago Heights man at gunpoint in Bridgeport.
Northwestern Grad Student Caught In Crossfire, Fatally ShotA Northwestern graduate student was gunned down on a Chicago street over the weekend after getting caught in the middle of crossfire of another shooting, Chicago Police said.
Flooding May Ruin More Than The Floors For An Elgin Homeowner"The city should've done more investigations. To fix the problem or help to get us through this issue."
'Nightmare' Traffic On Lake Shore Drive During Road ResurfacingCommuters who rely on Lake Shore Drive are calling a 40-day construction project that started last week a "nightmare."
A Circle Swap Gives Free School Supplies For Chicago Teachers"It's great to be able to come through and look at all this stuff and pick and choose."