| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:29 AM
A man was shot multiple times in the Sheridan Park neighborhood last night and left in critical condition, one of at least 13 people shot across the city Friday and early Saturday morning, officials said.
Paramedics were called to the 1200 block of West...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:08 AM
With Roseland Community Hospital on the brink of closure, President and CEO Dian Powell has resigned a day after officials said she inaccurately blamed the hospital's financial insolvency on missing payments from the state.
Powell on Monday said the...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:16 PM
A 56-year-old woman was shot to death in the South Chicago neighborhood, one of five people killed in South Side shootings between 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and 12:30 a.m. Thursday.
Ten others survived attacks during a period of about 12 hours in which 15...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Chicago Lawn saw a double homicide last week, Chicago's first double homicide in three months, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
Two men, ages 30 and 22, were discovered fatally shot in the 7100 block of South Oakley Avenue, police...
| May 23, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Rich Welsh used to think twice about driving all the way from his home in Osceola to the west side of South Bend for barbecue.
It was 40 miles round-trip.
Granted, he would definitely make the trip every now and then, albeit not as often as he had a...
| May 26, 2013
| 6:15 PM
A 34-year-old man was critically wounded this afternoon in a domestic-related stabbing on the West Side while two women were shot in a separate incident.
The stabbing happened about 2:45 p.m. near Monitor and North avenues in the city's North Austin...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Three young men who police say belonged to two different gangs walked into Roseland Hospital overnight with gunshot wounds, each shot within blocks of each other in a pair of West Pullman neighborhood attacks.
Two, 19 and 22, were shot in front of...
| May 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
During the shabby final days of the last of the burlesque houses that once dotted State Street near Congress Parkway, three of us — in possession of a few bucks and self-confidence fueled by fake IDs — entered the Follies Theater and saw a...
| May 17, 2013
| 3:29 PM
The 38th season finale of "Saturday Night Live" airs this weekend and with it come more than a few questions about the confirmed departure of one cast member, the possible departure of two others and the unpredicatable nature of the tempermental musical...
| May 18, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Kanye West is scheduled to perform Saturday night on the season finale of "Saturday Night Live," where the rapper is widely expected to preview material from an upcoming album that may be released on June 18.
A day before that rather conventional...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:43 PM
A 12-year-old boy was hospitalized after being accidentally shot while handling a gun with another boy in the Little Village neighborhood Saturday afternoon, police said Sunday morning.
The boy was one of at least nine people shot during six separate...
| May 20, 2013
| 5:11 AM
A 17-year-old boy is in critical condition after he and a 19-year-old woman were shot early this morning as they sat in a vehicle in the Albany Park neighborhood, police said.
The shooting was one of at least three that happened Sunday night and early...