Man shot in Ashburn

A man was shot Thursday afternoon in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.The 38-year-old suffered multiple gunshot wounds about 3:20 p.m.in the 2400 block of West 79th Street, police said.He was taken in serious condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, police said.

The Latest
The primary is the only congressional race in Illinois with two incumbents facing off — the product of redrawn district lines.
The 1st Congressional District primary to replace the retiring U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Illinois had 17 challengers, while one strong opponent was trying to upend the legendary U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis.
Preckwinkle said Tuesday night she looks “forward to all the good work that lies ahead” as her opponent, Richard Boykin — a former Cook County Board commissioner — conceded the race: “The voters have spoken, and I stand by their decision.”
Ramirez was up 65% to Villegas’ 25%, with more than half of the 551 precincts counted.
As the results came in, Miller’s supporters filled a ballroom at a hotel here for her election-night party, sharing stories about driving voters to the polls — and talking about the heat their candidate has faced in social media since her “white life” gaffe.