Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, reversing her previous stance, recused herself Thursday from the Jason Van Dyke prosecution.
Silky-voiced Chicago soul singer Reggie Torian, who stepped in to sing with The Impressions after the departure of Curtis Mayfield, is dead at 65.
Emanuel asked the federal appeals court to issue a writ of mandamus ordering U.S. District Judge John Darrah to dismiss a Friends of the Parks lawsuit
City leaders in Gary have voted against allowing an $80 million immigration detention center to be built in the northwestern Indiana city.
A former Chicago police officer who faced up to 16 months in prison for his role in a mortgage fraud scheme was sentenced to three years of probation.
A murder suspect led police on a chase that started in west suburban Lombard and resulted in two crashes involving law enforcement vehicles in Chicago
The Shedd Aquarium announced Thursday morning that its newest arrival, a two-week-old dolphin calf, is a boy.
Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Stephen Cina will resign in June, ending a four-year run as head of the once-troubled Cook County morgue.
Wal-Mart is bringing back door greeters to a majority of its more than 5,000 stores by mid-summer to improve customer service.
Tribune Publishing announced Wednesday that its board of directors unanimously rejected Gannett’s takeover bid of $815 million.
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