Chicago Sky reporter
Madeline Kenney covers the Chicago Sky for the Chicago Sun-Times.
The murder of Michael Brown has once again confronted Chicago with kids killing kids, and the problem of meting out justice to juveniles while keeping the streets safe.
Police say Deshawn London, 20, planned to steal a pair of Air Jordans when he shot Torrence Sumerlin last August.
Suspect accused of killing WGN-TV security guard during carjacking told police the shooting ‘wasn’t supposed to happen.’
Gregory Watson said he fired his gun because Salena Claybourne “was reaching and pushing him,” according to prosecutors.
Man says he was instructed by God to kill 70-year-old woman because she ‘was the devil’: prosecutors
Thomas Diskin, 56, was arrested Tuesday morning and faces charges of first-degree murder, home invasion and aggravated cruelty to animals, authorities said.
Chicagoan unites with uncle, aunt who left Ukraine amid Russia’s invasion, plans to help more people
Jackie Birov, of Wicker Park, didn’t want to stop at just helping family. She’s been able to assist at least six other people in leaving Ukraine over the last week — and she’s not done yet.
Executive chef Dana Heffernan’s journey through Tuscany in his late 20s inspired most of the menu at the East Loop restaurant.
After leaving Kyiv, Ukrainian woman sings on Chicago-based artist’s song to raise funds in support of her homeland: ‘It unites, it inspires, it helps a lot’
The goal is to encourage groups from all over the nation to record their renditions of the tune and send it to the artist so he can add it to the website to help generate more money for the cause.
“It’s showing support for my family back in Ukraine,” 17-year-old Dasha Lukinova said Sunday afternoon at a rally in support of Ukraine that drew thousands to Daley Plaza.