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Damage was discovered in and around the tourist attraction in Grant Park overnight, police said.
Three 16-year-old boys were shot, one of them fatally, while they were getting into a car about 7 p.m. Friday in the 5600 block of North Rockwell Street.
Multiple people from a car fired shots, prompting a guest of a repass service at the Salvation Army to return shots. One person has been arrested, but police are searching for other suspects.
Police found the man, 34, with multiple gunshot wounds to the body in the 400 block of West Division Street around 2:30 a.m.
The man was fighting with a woman when two other men intervened and began battering him, police said.
Plans to add housing in the downtown corridor will help reinvigorate the district, architects and developers said, but there are still construction challenges with turning office spaces into residential units.
“When we put out one fire, another will spark up,” said Charles McKenzie of Englewood First Responders. “But my motto is we keep hitting it until we get the fires out.”
The former Little Village firehouse will open as Yollocalli arts center in the summer of 2025.
People who read don’t censor books, writes Natalie Moore, who talked with the former head of the American Library Association about the current wave of book bans across the country.
The Platform Committee — some 200 Democrats from 57 states and territories — will hold a virtual hearing on July 9.
Writer believed that without knowing history, people can have no perspective on on life today.
Haymarket Center sued in 2022 after Itasca denied a request to use a vacant Holiday Inn as a 240-bed center for people with substance-use disorders.
A 16-year-old boy shot Jai’mani Amir Rivera Tuesday afternoon near the child’s apartment complex in the 2300 block of West Jackson Boulevard, police say.
Nancy Adduci, former director of the Cook County state’s attorney’s Conviction Integrity Unit, had said she found nothing wrong with the prosecution of Kevin Jackson for the murder of another man at a West Side gas station in 2001.
The Hoffman Estates company provides software services to about 15,000 auto dealers across North America.
Starting today, in response to reader feedback, the Sun-Times is expanding its Sunday newspaper with more features, opinions, sports, money, arts, culture and entertainment stories — and a new community page, Executive Editor Jennifer Kho writes.
Three people have been killed in separate shootings this week near the beach.
Ex-state Sen. Annazette Collins told the judge that she “let the voters down” and is “determined to never be in this situation again.”
Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle said law enforcement groups have been prepping for more than a year and have coordinated with 15 public safety entities — including the Chicago Police Department.
The 19-year-old was standing on the sidewalk around 6:15 p.m. in the 1700 block of West 46th Street when someone approached him and fired shots, Chicago police said.
The company said names, addresses, health insurance information and personal information like Social Security numbers may have been exposed in the attack.