A man was fatally shot Sunday night in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
About 6:30 p.m., 49-year-old Darnell L. Simmons was in the 300 block of North Central Avenue when he was shot in the chest, Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said.
Simmons, who lived in Austin, was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, where he was pronounced dead at 7:13 p.m., authorities said.
The Cubs traded Zach McKinstry, outrighted Rowan Wick, optioned Christopher Morel, and reassigned Mike Tauchman and Roenis Elías to minor-league camp.
Highland Park shooting witness — in Nashville when another massacre unfolded — rips lack of action on guns
Ashbey Beasley, who was blocks away from the Highland Park July 4th parade shooting, went viral after addressing the media in the wake of a shooting that killed three students and three adults at a Nashville elementary school.
The FOP has, without exception, vociferously opposed every proposed police reform and effort to obtain police transparency.
Bears general manager Ryan Poles said Monday he’ll sit down with chairman George McCaskey and incoming president/CEO Kevin Warren as he tries to decide whether the Bears have interest in drafting Georgia defensive tackle Jalen Carter.
The Bears thought they made a competitive offer to keep running back David Montgomery. Then he signed a three-year deal with the Lions for similar money: $18 million.