A development venture wants to tear down the Howard Johnson Inn in River North and build 298 residential units in its place. The venture between Chicago-based firms Mac Management Co. and Magellan Development Group LLC has asked for a zoning change for the tower at 720 N. LaSalle St., chicagobusiness.com reports.
The two, 17 and 29, were leaving a house about 1:40 a.m. in the 2500 block of South Hamlin Avenue when someone inside a gold Suburban opened fire, police said.
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The shootings occurred about a mile apart and over the span of about 10 minutes, Chicago police said.
The 39-year-old woman and the boy were exiting the expressway in the 100 block of East 59th Street when someone inside a dark-colored Audi fired shots.
The Empire Builder train derailed at 4 p.m. Saturday near Joplin, a town of about 200, Amtrak spokesman Jason Abrams said in a statement.