Suit filed in collapse which killed firefighters
The daughter of a Chicago firefighter is suing the owners of a foreclosed South Shore laundromat, alleging their failure to properly maintain the building resulted in her father's death.
Chief Keef arrested for disorderly conduct near Atlanta
South Side rapper Chief Keef was arrested near Atlanta this week for disorderly conduct, two months after he was released from custody in Chicago.
Man gets 145 days in South Side teen's killing
A Chicago man has admitted to killing a Beverly neighborhood teenager by punching him in the head in 2011, and will serve 145 days in jail, a prosecutor said today.
Woman charged with killing mother, 82, in South Shore
A 51-year-old woman has been charged with killing her 82-year-old mother, whose body was found on Mother's Day in the home they shared in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood, officials said.
Muddy Waters' home, Chicago bridges make endangered list
Blues legend Muddy Waters' former home in the North Kenwood neighborhood on the South Side and Chicago's bascule bridges are among the 10 most endangered historic sites in the state, a preservation group says.
15-year-old shot dead blocks from Obama's Chicago home
A 15-year-old Chicago boy was found shot to death in a backyard Monday night just four blocks away from President Barack Obama's home on the city's South Side.