| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:35 PM
A homicide investigation has been opened after a woman was beaten to death with a metal flag pole in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side over the weekend, officials said.
The woman was identified by police and the Cook County medical...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Here in Hampton Roads, we're all about beaches and rivers. A string band from Nashville is coming our way to help us celebrate what's in our own collective back yard.
The Infamous Stringdusters are preparing to launch their 2013 American Rivers Tour,...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Auburn Gresham, Austin, East Garfield Park and Roseland have each recorded two homicides this month, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Auburn Gresham, a 39-year-old man was shot to death Wednesday in the 8700 block of South Throop...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Despite Chicago's recent crisis of gang-related street murders, the Roseland Community Hospital in a tough south-side neighborhood is on the verge of closing because of finances, and community groups have been energetically campaigning to keep it open....
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:07 AM
A 16-year-old girl in the back seat of a car was wounded when someone opened fire from inside a passing dark-colored SUV on Wednesday night, according to police.
The girl was among at least five people shot overnight. The car she was in pulled into a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:44 AM
A 16-year-old boy shot during a West Englewood robbery was one of at least 7 people shot Tuesday evening into this morning, according to police.
About 7:53 p.m., several male assailants approached the 16-year-old as he rode his bike down the 1800...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:52 AM
A woman was charged with DUI after her SUV rolled over on Interstate 57 on the South Side early this morning, injuring nine children, authorities said.
The children ranged in age from 3 to 14. Some of them were not wearing seatbelts or proper restraints,...
| 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...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 7:36 AM
At least 9 people were shot overnight across Chicago.
A 30-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot in the South Deering neighborhood on the Far South Side Saturday night, officials said. The man was shot in the left side of his body at about 7 p....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:23 PM
A South Side man has been charged in last month's slaying of a Fernwood man outside of his home, authorities said.
Devonta Williams, 19, has been charged with murder in the slaying of Michael Kizer, 34, of the first block of West 107th Street, on May...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:06 PM
At least three people were fatally shot, including a mother and her 5-year-old son, another person stabbed to death and at lest four other people shot in attacks from Thursday to this morning in Chicago, authorities said.
Chavonne Brown, 31, and her son...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:41 PM
A van filled with special needs students collided with another van this morning on the Far South Side, sending nine students and two adults to area hospitals.
About 8:42 a.m., a van from St. Colette School carrying the special needs children had "a...