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Missing woman, 61, last seen in South Shore

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Robberies reported in Gold Coast, River North: police

In each incident, a group of two or three males attack and rob someone before fleeing in a white SUV, Chicago police said.

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2 more cold-related deaths reported in Cook County: medical examiner

The deaths of a 71-year-old woman and 47-year-old man bring the season’s total to 21.

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Owner of St. Charles home repair company sentenced for fraud scheme

Salvatore Lobello, Jr. collected deposits totaling to $4,500 from his victims and failed to complete the work and get permits for the jobs.

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Patient charged with sexually assaulting Maywood mental health center employee

Deandre Coleman, 23, allegedly assaulted an employee at John Madden Mental Health Center, 1200 S. 1st Ave., on Jan. 8, state police said.

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Trump legal team sends Senate fiery response to impeachment summons

The document offers a taste of the rhetoric expected to be deployed by the president’s defenders in the Senate.

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Man fatally shot inside convenience store in Austin

Eugene Burns, 40, was approached by two males who both pulled out guns and opened fire, police said.

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Man fatally shot in Avondale

Johnathan Barajas, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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Bail denied for man charged in shooting that wounded 13 at Englewood party

Keilon Jones, 25, is charged with attempted murder in the Dec. 22 shooting during a party in the 5700 block of South May Street.

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Teen girl killed in Englewood shooting

Three males approached her in a silver-colored sedan before one of them shot 17-year-old Camerie K. Crawford in the head, neck and back, authorities said.

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Chicago digs out from sloppy snowstorm, but bitter cold front to bring subzero windchills

The freezing temperatures follow a snowstorm that dumped about 3 inches of snow.

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Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Woods, who died last week at age 87, was eulogized Saturday by spiritual leaders, the music community, city leaders and presidents Obama and Trump.

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Scenes from the 2020 Chicago Women’s March

Thousands of women braved unfavorable weather Saturday to converge downtown with leaders including Lori Lightfoot, Kim Foxx and Toni Preckwinkle.

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Man, 28, missing from Washington Park since September

Craigory Coleman was last seen Sept. 19 in the 5100 block of South King Drive.

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Prince Harry, Meghan to no longer use ‘royal highness’ titles, says Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace said Harry and Meghan will cease to be working members of the royal family when the new arrangements take effect in "spring 2020." They will be known as Harry, Duke and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

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Man critically wounded in West Town shooting

A weapon was recovered at the scene but it does not appear to be the weapon used in the shooting, police said.

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Man, 38, missing from Printer’s Row since October

Adam Larson was last seen Oct. 8 in the 600 block of South Dearborn Street.

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Teen girl, 14, missing from Englewood, last seen leaving for school

Lativia "Tivi" Johnson was last seen about 8 a.m. Tuesday in the 7200 block of South Marshfield Avenue on her way to school.

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4 charged in connection with police chase on Lake Shore Drive and crash near McCormick Place

All four men are facing multiple felony drug and weapon charges in addition to charges related to the chase, police said.

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Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

A Kane County jury found 37-year-old Mario Piñeda guilty of seven counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

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Police seek suspect in Gary bank robbery

The male suspect walked into the People’s Bank, 1801 W. 25th St. in Gary, and handed the teller a note demanding money and implying that he had a weapon, police said.

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Burglary, attempted burglary reported minutes apart in North Center

Both incidents happened within ten minutes of each other Jan. 12 in the 1800 block of West Irving Park Road, police said.

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2 men wounded in Austin shooting

They were standing on the sidewalk in the 200 block of North LaPorte Avenue when someone in a red sedan opened fire, Chicago police said.

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Boy, 17, shot while entering Bronzeville home

The 17-year-old was about to walk into a home when he heard gunshots and felt pain in the 3500 block of South Giles Avenue, according to Chicago police.

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Chicago investment manager accused of swindling $500k from women he met online

Marcus Beam, 49, told victims that their funds would be invested in companies like Uber and Lyft, but he allegedly used the money for his own personal expenses.

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Burglars target Little Village, Lawndale homes: police

The burglar forced their way into the home through a back door in each case.

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Missing woman last seen on Near North Side found safe

Police canceled the alert Friday.

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Advocates for disabled call Amtrak policy hiking costs 25-fold — to $25,000 —  ‘grossly unfair to wheelchair users’

Amtrak usually accommodates members from Access Living for around $1,000, removing seats to make room for people with wheelchairs. But the group was hit with a much bigger estimate this year: more than $25,000.

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CPD vehicle struck by stray bullet in Austin: police

No injuries were reported, and officers were taken to a hospital for observation.

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Ground stop issued at O’Hare, hundreds of flights canceled as snowstorm hits Chicago area

Up to 4 inches of snow will hit the Chicago area Friday evening before temperatures plummet to below-zero wind chills over the weekend, forecasters say.

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Thieves target Pink Line riders in Lawndale, Little Village: police

Both of the thefts happened in the morning hours.

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More than 100,000 students missed the latest CPS strike makeup days

Student attendance was 62% on the second makeup day stemming from last fall’s 11-day teachers strike.

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Trump brings in experienced legal team for impeachment defense

The additions bring experience in the politics of impeachment as well as constitutional law to the team.

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With U of I tuition rising, Pritzker strikes deal so more low-income students can attend tuition-free

The governor said he personally asked the board to expand its free tuition program to low-income families.

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In Chicago, yesterday’s reform is tomorrow’s reform

Or haven’t we been down this road previously?