| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:12 AM
One person was critically hurt during a car crash in the Douglas Park community on the West Side early this morning, police said.
One person, a male whose age was not available, was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital following the 3:15...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 6:02 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• At least seven people have been wounded during six shootings Saturday night and early Sunday citywide including a 48-year-old man shot on the Mag Mile, officials said. Read more
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Michael Pena wanted to sit closer to the floor-to-ceiling windows at NoMI during a recent lunch — and who wouldn't? The trendy restaurant on the seventh floor of the Park Hyatt hotel offers customers a scenic view of Michigan Avenue and the Water...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:55 PM
Authorities are questioning a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed a correctional officer as she was about to begin her overnight shift at Cook County Jail.
Police found a vehicle that matched the description to the one they were looking for, a...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 1:48 AM
At least 22 people were shot, three fatally, across the city Friday night and Saturday morning.
The latest slaying was gang-related and occurred about 6 a.m. when a man identified as Gerry Woods, 37, of the 4500 block of South Wood Street, was shot in...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:48 AM
VICTORIA, British Columbia - Victoria retains its compact, easygoing nature, with major sights clustered around downtown's Inner Harbour. But I decided to explore the edges of the city - or at least as far as I could leisurely go on foot, bike and a...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:30 PM
At least 13 people were shot on the city's South and West sides late Sunday and early this morning, including a 71-year-old man shot by a BB gun, authorities said.
Among them was a 15-year-old boy fatally shot by a police officer during a foot chase...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:28 PM
A man shot and wounded another man in a drive-by on the West Side because "someone had to pay" after he was not allowed to see his child on Father's Day, police said.
Xavier Guzman, 25, whose nickname is "Lil Bin Laden," has been charged with...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:09 AM
A man on parole for trying to shoot a police officer has been arrested for stealing a car from one woman and trying to rob another on the West Side, authorities said.
Artavis Johnson, 31, of the 100 block of North Laramie Avenue in the South Austin...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 2:15 AM
Four people were shot Saturday morning and Friday night, according to Chicago police.
A male whose age wasn't available was wounded in the most recent incident, in the 5800 block of South May Street in the Englewood neighborhood. He was taken to John H....
| May 19, 2013
| 8:48 AM
UPDATE: Chicago police say that an unidentified toddler who had been found on the West Side this morning has been reunited with his family. Police had no other details.
Police are asking for the public's help...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 2:36 PM
A 35-year-old woman was found dead in Douglas Park this afternoon, authorities said.
Police said the body was found about 1:30 p.m. in the West Side park.
The Cook County medical examiner's office said it was called to the 1400 block of South...