They don’t patrol the streets or face the dangers their fellow officers face. In fact, they are confined to their desks. But over a dozen officers linked to the scandal of Sgt. Ronald Watts and his crew at...
For the first time since he left the team after the 2011 season, former Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen will be at the team’s annual Fan Festival later this month, the club announced this week.
An Illinois father and stepmother will spend decades in prison in the starvation death of their 6-year-old son, who authorities say weighed just 17 pounds (8 kilograms) when he died.
Have you noticed that Chicago hasn't had many food trucks roaming around lately? That’s because a city ordinance limits where certain food trucks can park, and some say this is driving many entrepreneurs out of...
The Chicago Board of Elections announced Wednesday that early voting for the February mayoral election will begin at the end of this month.
A person was taken into custody during an attempted bank robbery Wednesday afternoon in the Near North neighborhood, which followed two other bank robberies earlier in the day in the Loop and River North.
A group of people stole a man’s jacket at gunpoint late Tuesday in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
San Francisco 49ers kicker Robbie Gould still has plenty of connections to the Chicago Bears, but with free agency looming, could a reunion with the team be in the cards?
City building inspectors say they observed multiple code violations when they inspected singer R. Kelly’s Near West Side studio on Wednesday afternoon.
A frightening close call with a Metra train raised eyebrows last month when video showed a crossing gate failing to lower on time but an investigation revealed that wasn't the only near-miss that day and...
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