| Jun 11, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Taking a leaf from the early days of Joseph Papp in New York and endeavoring to increase its own accessibility, Chicago Shakespeare Theater says it plans to tour its "Short Shakespeare" production of an abbreviated version of William Shakespeare's "The...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 4:36 PM
On "The Good Wife," Alicia meets with a death-row inmate who has information that could help her client....
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:34 PM
"I saw this man at Douglas Park in Santa Monica, and he struck me as unusual and typical of Los Angeles at the same time," says Jennifer Boissavy. Every day of 2011, we're featuring reader-submitted photos of Southern California moments.......
| Jun 22, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Santa Monica police Wednesday were seeking clues on how a woman celebrating her graduation from UCLA ended up in the city, where she was struck and killed by a taxi. Melissa Del-Aguila, 24, a West Los Angeles resident, was last......
| Aug 18, 2011
| 12:26 PM
Chicago police have arrested a 21-year-old man they believe was involved in a shooting last month in the Lawndale that left a woman dead.
Parish Wilson, of the 0-99 block of North Hamlin Avenue, was arrested Wednesday morning in Carpentersville, police...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:07 AM
A security guard was killed on the West Side and at least five others wounded Thursday night in separate South Side shootings, according to police.
The 51-year-old guard was shot about 9:40 p.m. in the parking lot of the Save-A-Lot grocery store in which...
| May 20, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Friends and family of a missing 20-year-old Central Indiana woman are banding together to find her. They searched for Valerie Carter at Douglas Park near 30th and Ralston Friday evening.
The Ball State student went missing Wednesday. She was last seen...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 8:14 AM
At least ten people were injured overnight in separate violent incidents around the city, police said.
At 11:40 p.m. in the Douglas Park neighborhood, a 28-year-old woman was shot in the back in the 1800 block of South Albany Avenue, according to a...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 7:31 AM
An off-duty Chicago Police detective shot a man and woman after he stopped to check out a "disturbance" in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side early this morning.
Police said the man approached the detective's car with a handgun around 1 a.m....
| Mar 22, 2012
| 1:30 PM
One of two people shot by an off-duty police detective on the West Side has died, while the other person has been charged with assault, officials said.
Rekia Boyd, 22, of the 3400 block of West 79th Street, was pronounced dead at 1:15 p.m. Thursday at...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:43 PM
On a quiet, cool Saturday afternoon in Douglas Park, about a dozen bird watchers stood under a large, bushy tree, peering through binoculars to search its leafy branches for an ornithological version of treasure dropping from the sky.
There, in North...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Tonight's Cover Story is about the will to live through the story of a paralyzed pit bull. 3 years ago, Red the pit bull was shot in a home invasion and left for dead. But, as WGN's Sean Lewis reports, he's teaching us all a thing or two about never...