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.
Prayers For Recovery After Woman Is Shot In The Head While Driving In DoltonBowman was driving on Sibley Boulevard in Dolton with her four youngest girls when she was shot in the head. She lost control of her minivan, crashing into a tree near Cottage Grove Avenue.
Suspect Sought In South Shore Home InvasionPolice said the victim was home with his girlfriend when three men stormed into their bedroom.
Big Cleanup In Grant Park After Lollapalooza Ends 4-Day Run Of Music, Food, And FunThe cleanup started just hours after the last performer, Ariana Grande, took the stage on Sunday night.
Police Warn Of String Of Robberies At CTA Stations In The Loop And South LoopSeveral people have been robbed on CTA trains and platforms in the Loop and South Loop in the past two weeks.
Six Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire In AustinFive adults and one child were taken to the hospital Monday morning, when an extra-alarm fire swept through a three-story apartment building in the Austin neighborhood.
8 Killed, 39 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoAnother hot weekend ended with dozens of people rushed to the emergency room with gunshot wounds. Shootings left eight people dead and 39 wounded over the weekend.
Parents Urge Prosecutors Not To Show Leniency To Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault Of 14-Year-Old GirlJason Gil, 42, was charged with seven felony counts in February; including criminal sexual assault, solicitation of child pornography, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, possession of child pornography, solicitation to meet a child, and grooming.
Immigrant Rights Groups To Protest Customs And Border Protection Conference In ChicagoWith the blessing of Mayor Lori Lightfoot, several groups plan to rally outside the Marriott Marquis Chicago on Tuesday after the hotel decided to host a two-day U.S. Customs and Border Protection conference.
Nurses Picket At University Of Chicago Medical Center, Protest Over Staffing Levels And Security ConcernsRegistered nurses are protesting at the University of Chicago Medical Center, claiming poor working conditions prevent them from providing patients with the best possible care.
Hidden Dangers In Lake Michigan As High Water Levels Hide Break Walls"We'll go from record lows to record highs. Six or seven years ago, we were having water levels that are so low that boats weren't able to get into the slips and now we're having water levels so high, that boats aren't able to get out into certain harbors."
Chicago Weather: City Officials Preparing For Dangerous Heat Wave Starting TomorrowChicago is preparing for what could be a dangerous few days from Thursday through Saturday, with extreme heat moving in.
Neighbor Sees Dumpster Full Of Books: 'It's Very Sad'"Just thinking the impact it could have made on someone reading those, and it's just left in the dumpster. It's very sad."
Victim Of Rogers Park Violent Crime: 'I Don't Want To See It Get Swept Under The Rug'"I just want to bring this to light. I don't want to see it get swept under the rug because this is happening way too often."
Divvy Rider In Critical Condition After Hit And Run In River NorthA man is in critical condition this morning, after being hit by a car overnight while riding a Divvy bike.