Sun-Times Wire

A woman crossing the street in the 300 block of South Laramie Avenue was struck by a vehicle. The driver fled the scene, police said.
The man, 34, was speeding when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a pole and tree early Tuesday morning at 59th Street and Western Avenue, police said.
The man, 40, was in the 10000 block of South Winston Avenue when he got into a fight with another man.
The officers did not return fire and no one was injured, police said.
The squad car was going west near the 2800 block of West Harrison Street when it hit the truck going east on Harrison Street, police said.
Curtis Brown died of natural causes Friday, authorities say. HIs body was in the cargo area of a van stolen in Rockford. The body was found on a Chicago street.
The cost of first-class Forever stamps jumped on Sunday to 63 cents. The last jump was just six months ago.
Ruben Olivares, 36, was found in a vehicle with a gun shot wound to the hip.