Fifteen shootings were recorded in the first 12 hours of Chicago’s weekend that left four people dead and another 16 wounded across the city.
Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade, was...
Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 02:40 PM CDT
Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me
A man who claimed to be shot during a robbery near Navy Pier early Saturday actually shot himself, according to Chicago Police.
Authorities initially said that around 2:20 a.m., a 22-year-old man was walking...
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 11:54 AM CDT
49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand for the playing of the national anthem before his team’s preseason game Friday against Green Bay. After the game, he told NFL Media in an exclusive...
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 01:05 PM CDT
Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA
The Chicago Cubs moved another step closer to a division title with an extra-innings win over the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, but how did their rivals in the race for the crown and for home-field advantage fare?...
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 09:36 AM CDT
Crash Closes Lanes of OB Kennedy Expressway Near Kimball Ave
A crash on the Kennedy Expressway blocked 2 outbound lanes Saturday morning near Kimball Ave on Chicago's Northwest Side, according to the Illinois State Police.
No further details on the crash were...
Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 10:28 AM CDT
Authorities Investigate Arson in Deadly South Side Fire
Officials are investigating a deadly fire on Chicago's South Side early Saturday as arson, according to police.
The fire occurred at a two-story home in the 5400 block of South Laflin in the Back of...
Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 12:17 PM CDT
Witnesses, Victims Share Harrowing Details of Carjackings
The CTA has announced multiple service changes for this weekend, including Red Line trains bypassing several North Side stations because of construction and additional bus service for events across the city.