| Dec 25, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Jack A. Lawrence, whose career as a cryptographer spanned nearly four decades, died Dec. 19 of pulmonary fibrosis at Riderwood Village, a Silver Spring retirement community.
The longtime Columbia resident was 85.
He was born and raised in Chicago, where...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• Authorities seized nearly 350 pounds of marijuana during a home search in the Southwest Side's Ashburn neighborhood Saturday, the Chicago Police Department announced Saturday...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Authorities seized nearly 350 pounds of marijuana during a home search in the Southwest Side's Ashburn neighborhood Saturday, the Chicago Police Department announced Saturday night.
Police charged a 22-year-old man with felony cannabis possession...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
School isn't for everyone, yet it could be. There should be a program in school for people who need help throughout school. Some people need emotional help. Some people go through emotional problems and don't know how to deal with...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:56 PM
A Chicago man was charged with trying to have someone kill two witnesses about to testify at his son’s murder trial, authorities said.
Euripides Caguana, also known as “Caca,” 59, of Chicago, Caguana, of the 3700 block of West 81st...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Twin 9-year-old girls who were missing from the Ashburn neighborhood after their aunt disappeared with them and her 9-year-old son have been found safe, police said this afternoon.
No details were released, but at about 4:30 p.m. police announced the...
| May 7, 2013
| 5:25 AM
A suspected Auschwitz concentration camp guard and former Chicago resident was arrested Monday in Germany, according to a Nazi-hunting group.
Prosecutors in Stuttgart did not name the 93-year-old man, but said he was arrested on "strong suspicion" of...
| May 16, 2012
| 1:08 PM
New City and Woodlawn each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Saturday in Woodlawn, a man was shot to death in the 6200 block of South Rhodes Avenue and a 28-year-old woman was fatally shot in the...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Greater Grand Crossing and the Lower West Side each recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Greater Grand Crossing, a 30-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 7000 block of South Perry...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 8:25 PM
One man died and eight others were wounded in separate shooting attacks across the city Friday night and Saturday morning, police said.
A 26-year-old man was shot on the 1300 block of West Washburne Avenue in the University Village / Little Italy...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 10:55 PM
A 15-year-old boy was wounded Wednesday night in a shooting on the Southwest Side, Chicago police said this morning.
A gunman opened fire on the teen in the 3300 block of West 83rd Street in the Ashburn neighborhood just before 9 p.m. Wednesday, police...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Austin saw three homicides in two days this week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, two men, ages 22 and 25, were shot to death in the 1200 block of North Mason Avenue, police said. Two days earlier, a 35-year-old man was...