| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Three teenagers have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a 4-year-old girl as she rode her scooter near her grandmother's home early this week, authorities said.
Laquan Waters, 18, Tyrese Pearson, 17, and Roosevelt Stevens, 15, have...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:04 AM
West Pullman on Tuesday saw a double homicide, the first double homicide in Chicago since June, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
Two men, ages 35 and 38, were shot to death in the 100 block of East 120th Street, police said....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:14 PM
A large tree fell on a group of people exiting a South Side church where they had been attending funeral services this afternoon, authorities said.
Six people were taken to the hospital, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:46 AM
An infant was injured in a cooking fire early this morning in the East Chatham neighborhood, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The 1-month-old was taken in fair-to-serious condition to Jackson Park Hospital from the fire in the 7900 block of...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 7:16 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
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• An infant was injured in...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:32 AM
At least seven people were wounded in shootings across the South Side on Thursday night and Friday morning, including a 15-year-old boy.
The boy was shot on 73rd Street between Wentworth Avenue and Perry Avenue in the Park Manor neighborhood about 8:...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Three South Side brothers accused of abducting a 15-year-old girl at gunpoint and sexually assaulting her in December appeared in bond court Sunday.
Prosecutors say Aziz Animashaun, 22, jumped out of a black SUV at 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 21 and told the...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:18 PM
West Garfield Park has recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 24-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 4000 block of West Wilcox Street, police said. A 33-year-old man was stabbed to...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Six teens were shot, two fatally, in five attacks on the North, South and West sides this afternoon, authorities said.
A shooting about 11:50 p.m. in the Humboldt Park neighborhood claimed the life of a 14-year-old boy, police said.
| Jan 6, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Chicago police were conducting homicide investigations after a 19-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday evening on the South Side and another man died following a West Side stabbing.
About 7 p.m. Sunday, two people approached the 19-year-old in a front...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:00 AM
A refurbished CTA bus that offers fruit and vegetables has been making stops on the South Side for only a few weeks, but already the demand for this fresh food is high.
Fresh Moves, a mobile food market that has been serving the West Side for more...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:39 PM
An investigation this week into drug sales in the Chatham neighborhood resulted in two South Side men charged with possessing more than a kilogram of heroin, police said.
After getting information about possible drug sales in the area of the 400 block of...