Heroic police officers, firefighters honored for bravery in ceremony not held since COVID-19 lockdown
After a four-year hiatus, Mayor Brandon Johnson presented the Carter Harrison and Lambert Tree awards to six police officers and firefighters. One of the honorees said she was “blessed that everybody ... was able to go home to their families alive.”
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FBI agent tells how morning visit led to ex-Ald. Danny Solis wearing a wire on longtime colleague Ed Burke
Special Agent Ryan McDonald’s testimony came nearly five years to the day after the FBI raided former Chicago Ald. Edward M. Burke’s offices Nov. 29, 2018.
Losing is one thing, but doing so with little effort — especially on the defensive end — is unforgivable for a unit that had a top five defensive rating last season. It’s on coach Billy Donovan to hand out a punishment that fits the crime.
‘Maestro’: Bradley Cooper orchestrates an elegant portrayal of the brilliant but selfish Leonard Bernstein
Directing and doing the best acting of his career, he also showcases Carey Mulligan, passionate as the conductor’s long-suffering wife, Felicia.
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Yelp has released its first list of the year’s best new restaurants.
Nearly a dozen former and current Peoples Gas workers allege that the utility company racially discriminated against Black employees in the Chicago area, according to a recently filed federal lawsuit.
The Central Market’s opening marked completion of the eight-year, $400 million Midway Modernization Program, which expanded security checkpoints and upgraded parking garages and concessions.
Cuban would retain control of the team’s basketball operations.
Derogar la ordenanza no impediría que los migrantes lleguen a Chicago, y el debate sobre la ordenanza ha empeorado las tensiones raciales.
If the GOP field consolidates, she could end up becoming the Trump alternative that independents, moderates and disenchanted Republicans have been hoping for, S.E. Cupp writes.
The 9-month-old was shot late Tuesday night in the first block of East Garfield Boulevard, police said.
Cubs manager Craig Counsell still has holes to fill in his 2024 coaching staff.
Statistics show that ice hockey has more concussion injuries at the youth level based on athletic exposures, a reader says.
Kane said that game Tuesday or home games against San Jose on Dec. 7 and Ottawa on Dec. 9 are possible options for his first game with Detroit.
“I want to feel it, I want to see the pitcher and let my natural ability shine with that,” DeJong said.
Offensive player of the year is Ohio State receiver Marvin Harrison Jr., defensive player of the year is Illinois defensive lineman Jer’Zhan Newton and freshman of the year is Purdue defensive back Dillon Thieneman.
The adeptness with which Foligno has grown comfortable in Chicago, earned every player’s trust and ascended into a leadership role has been remarkable. The Hawks will need his vocal abilities even more moving forward.
The former first lady had her intimate funeral at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, where she and her husband spent decades welcoming guests and where a wooden cross Jimmy Carter fashioned in his woodshop is displayed.
The hall, not the players, decide which team emblem goes on the Cooperstown plaques.
International pressure for a lasting cease-fire is mounting. An Israeli ground invasion of the south to pursue Hamas will likely bring an escalating cost in Palestinian lives and destruction that the United States, Israel’s main ally, could be unwilling to bear.
Hunters give many reasons why they like using certain single-shot rifles, which are now legal for use in firearm deer seasons in Illinois.
This year’s annual United Nations climate summit, which starts Thursday, should bring our climate emergency back to the forefront. Americans should demand our leaders make saving the planet a priority.
Unable to perform well sexually, man is sympathetic when his wife asks if she can get some action on the side.
Raul Perez, 24, of Blue Island and Luis Gonzalez, 22, of Chicago, were arrested Sunday. They allegedly shot at police who tried to question them. One officer was hurt.
The FBI is searching for a man wanted in multiple bank holdups in the Loop every three to four weeks since September. In one instance, he had a gun.
The season continued slipping away Tuesday — and in embarrassing fashion. The Celtics ran up the score on the Bulls in a 124-97 victory.
‘Fire incident’ on Sunday shuts down city office at Northerly Island Visitor Center ‘until further notice’
A fire occurred about 5 a.m. Sunday on the first floor of a two-story building at 1521 S. Linn White Drive, the Chicago Fire Department said. No one was reported hurt.
The family of five — three adults and two children — became stranded when unexpected snow began to fall as they neared the mountain’s summit on Nov. 22.