A semi truck caught on fire Monday afternoon on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side. The fire was reported at 2:05 p.m. on the right shoulder on inbound I-90/94 near 35th Street, according ...
The man accused of killing a Chicago Police officer had gotten into an altercation with a group of Hispanic men about an hour earlier, then shot the cop because he was “the first Hispanic he saw ...
A 24-year-old man who is in custody as the main suspect in the slaying of a Chicago police officer over the weekend once applied to be a Chicago cop himself but that ended when he was arrested in ...
Mayoral candidate Toni Preckwinkle on Monday stood firmly behind U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush and refused to condemn the racially-incendiary language he used to describe Lori Lightfoot as a protector of ...
Survivors of sexual assault in Illinois will soon be able to track their rape kits online without compromising privacy. An online sexual assault tracking system is in creation by the state’s ...
Toni Preckwinkle has portrayed Lori Lightfoot as a “wealthy corporate lawyer who’s defended the elites in this country” only to “recast” herself as a police reformer when the record ...
President Donald Trump may be reveling in what he sees as “complete and total exoneration” from special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, but his legal perils are far from over.
Chicago Public Schools released budgets for individual buildings Monday, the earliest in a long time and a sign of the district’s “improved financial ground,” officials said. Total school ...
CTA riders will soon be able to use Apple Pay to buy a ride on the train or bus. Starting later this year, Chicagoans will be able to store their Ventra Card data on their iPhone, Apple announced ...
There’s a lot to look forward to with the start of the Cubs’ season just around the corner, from the sights, sounds and smells of Wrigley Field to the hope of another season that ends in World ...
It’s hard to have Bulls across the chest when there’s already so much kinesiology tape. That’s where Jim Boylen’s group is these days, limping down the stretch, and looking for enough ...
LOS ANGELES — U.S. prosecutors on two coasts have charged President Donald Trump critic and attorney Michael Avenatti with extortion and bank and wire fraud. A spokesman for the U.S. attorney in ...