| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The body of a man was found as firefighters extinguished a blaze in the Fulton River neighborhood this morning.
The small fire broke out around 10:10 a.m. in a residence in the 300 block of North Canal Street, according to Chicago Fire Department...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 2:10 PM
A man was taken to a hospital in serious-to-critical condition after he became unconscious while working on electrical cables underground at at a construction site this afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood.
Chicago Fire Department companies were...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:09 AM
A 25-year-old man fatally shot in the Lawndale neighborhood Thursday has been identified.
The man killed was Eric Woods, who lived at the same address where the shooting happened, a representative of the Cook County medical examiner's office said this...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:31 AM
A man and woman were hospitalized after a fire broke out in a home in the South Side's Brainerd neighborhood and spread to two adjacent homes early this morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The fire started about 4 a.m. in a home in the...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:10 PM
A man who did security work for Chicago rapper Twista was found shot to death and lit on fire in a South Side home Friday.
The man was identified as Davy Easterling by the Cook County medical examiner’s office Sunday.
Easterling was found in...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:52 AM
An oil container at a large steel plant caught fire this morning on the Far South Side, but firefighters put out the blaze and reported no injuries.
The fire started about 4:30 a.m. inside the plant, which has a listed address in the 400 block of West...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:07 AM
An 81-year-old man who was injured during a fire in at his Burnside neighborhood home Friday night has died, officials said.
Peter Stewart, 81, of the 700 block of E. 88th Place, was pronounced dead at 9:29 p.m. at Advocate Trinity Hospital, according...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Green Line trains are moving again after a man was found dead early this morning on the CTA tracks near the Pulaski stop, authorities said.
At 8:33 a.m. normal service has resumed to north and southbound trains, according to CTA spokeswoman Catherine...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:43 AM
A Chicago police officer was released from the hospital this morning, hours after a bullet fragment struck him in the head as officers served a search warrant in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, authorities said.
The tactical officer was hit between the...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Ten people were shot overnight across the city, one of them fatally.
Among the surviving wounded is a retired Chicago police sergeant who was wounded in a home invasion about 11:45 p.m. in his East Side home. He's in serious-to-critical condition,...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 8:15 AM
A 23-year-old man was taken to a hospital in serious condition after being shot this morning in the Edgewater Beach neighborhood, authorities said.
Someone shot the man in the abdomen about 7:40 a.m. in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue,...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:52 PM
Three people were shot and wounded this afternoon near Jackson Park Hospital, authorities said.
A woman, 30, and two men, ages 25 and 26, were shot about 5 p.m. as they drove on 76th Street near the hospital, police said. They were in a vehicle when...