After a chaotic night that ended with a 16-year-old dead, two men wounded and 30 people arrested, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced minors won’t be allowed in the park after 6 p.m., Thursday through Sunday, unless they’re with a “responsible adult.”
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The youngest homicide victim was a 16-year-old boy shot Saturday near “The Bean” in the Loop.
The teen exchanged gunfire with several occupants of a car at a Citgo parking lot in the 1000 block of Jackson Street on Sunday, police say.
The boy was arrested on Michigan Avenue moments after he allegedly shot a 16-year-old during a large unsanctioned gathering Saturday evening, according to Chicago police.
Demonstrators hailed long-time Al Jazeera broadcaster Shireen Abu Akleh as their “eyes and ears” in Palestine.
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The Bucks, who breezed past the Bulls in the first round, were routed in Game 7.
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Three walks and a groundout in the eighth lift Pittsburgh.
Four people were in a car that rolled over around 3:30 a.m. in the westbound lanes near Oakley Boulevard, just east of Western Avenue, Illinois State Police said.
“Our love for each other is our strength,” the post said. “We will continue trying to expand our beautiful family.”
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A white 2013 Toyota Highlander struck a cyclist about 1 p.m. May 11 at the intersection of Sunnyside and Melvina avenues, Chicago police said.
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The public wants specifics about what programs and agendas candidates propose. Meanwhile, there are politicians who have chosen instead to simply attack, vilify and demean their opponents while doing very little to promote their plans if elected.
A damning state audit found that the child welfare agency has failed to implement reforms meant to ensure children’s safety when they are returned home from foster care.
Two of the seven teens died to their injuries.
The two were standing on a sidewalk in the 700 block of South Albany Avenue about 2:30 a.m. when they were struck by gunfire, police said.
Two men were among a group of people walking in the 300 block of South State Street about 11:40 p.m. when two male juveniles started shooting at the group, police said.
Quigley returned to the court after missing the Sky’s first two games with an injury to her right knee. She scored seven points in 21 minutes in the Sky’s 82-78 victory against the Lynx.
He was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in fair condition, police said.
Yoan Moncada hit a 424-foot home run in the fourth inning, and his walk in the ninth set the stage for a dramatic 3-2 victory that snapped the Yankees’ five-game winning streak.
Contreras’ bat is as hot as Cubs president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer and manager David Ross have ever seen it.
Chris Mueller made his first start and Jairo Torres debuted, but a pair of mistakes extended the Fire’s MLS losing streak to four.
These little tomato-esque tart “vegetables” are easy to use and a delight to eat.
Steele left his last start against the Dodgers a week ago with a sore left thumb.
The man, 34, was near the sidewalk about 4:35 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Ashland Avenue when someone opened fire.
The 19-year-old was inside a home about 5:35 p.m. in the 5700 block of South Indiana Avenue when someone fired shots.
Manager Tony La Russa hopes Giolito can pitch Monday or Tuesday against the Royals in Kansas City.