University Of Maryland Student Anat Kimchi Dead After Being Stabbed On South Wacker Drive DowntownA woman was stabbed in the back and killed in broad daylight Saturday afternoon on South Wacker Drive near Van Buren Street downtown.
Man Attacked With Knife In Fight On Riverwalk DowntownA man was stabbed Sunday evening in a fight on the Riverwalk downtown.
Man Stabbed Overnight In Fight Near London House DowntownA man was recovering Sunday after being stabbed overnight downtown.
Police Warn Of Spree Of Carjackings, Armed Robberies, Shootings Around CityPolice late Wednesday issued a community alert about a spree of carjackings and armed robberies that have been happening around the city in recent days – including one that occurred right downtown early Wednesday morning.
Man In Car Shot By Pedestrian After Argument In The LoopA man was shot while sitting in a car after an argument in The Loop Saturday morning.
Police Release Surveillance Video In Shooting That Killed Man, Wounded Woman On Chicago River DowntownNewly-released surveillance video showed people running and ducking for cover during a shooting along the Chicago River downtown last weekend.
Drying Out After Rain Floods Out Lower WackerSo much rain fell, many underpasses were blocked.
Wooden Pallet Fire Shuts Down Lake Shore Drive DowntownA construction crew container caught fire near Lake Shore Drive on Wednesday afternoon, forcing the closure of the northbound and southbound lanes downtown.
Two Men In Critical Condition After Being Stabbed On North Michigan AvenueTwo men were stabbed overnight on North Michigan Avenue, after one of them got into an argrument with a group of people.
Work At Old Chicago Post Office Shuts Down Parts Of Wacker DriveSome ramps from Wacker to Congress Parkway are closed through Monday morning.
Building Evacuated On Wacker Drive Due To Chlorine Leak, 6 HospitalizedAn office building on Wacker Drive was evacuated, and at least six people have been taken to hospitals, due to an apparent chlorine leak.
Lane Closures On Wacker Drive To Begin MondayPartial lane closures are scheduled to begin Monday on Wacker Drive at Lake Shore Drive for bridge repairs.
Igloo Pops Up In The Middle Of Wacker DriveOn Upper Wacker Drive at Columbus Drive, in the shadow of luxury high-rises and within view of Trump Tower, stands a different kind of structure, albeit temporary: an igloo.
Plans For City's Third Tallest Building Get First ApprovalThe Wanda Vista Tower, the vision of Chicago architect Jeanne Gang, would be located in Lakeshore East, along the Chicago River, and would include a five-star 210-room hotel, and more than 400 condominiums, along with restaurant and retail amenities on the upper levels.
Speed Bumps Being Installed On Lower Wacker To Deter Drag RacersDays after a man crashed his car and died during a drag race on Lower Wacker Drive, changes are being made to try to make it impossible.