• Afghanistan May 1

    21 Dead, At Least 90 Wounded in Suicide Truck Bombing in Afghanistan

    A suicide truck bombing struck a guest house in Eastern Afghanistan late Friday night.

  • San Dimas Mar 27

    Woman Who Tried to Protect Dog Stabbed to Death in California

    A woman and her dog were stabbed to death Thursday near a San Dimas park and a man was taken into custody.

  • Alaska Feb 5

    3 Hikers Found Dead After Alaska Avalanche

    The bodies of three men have been located in the debris of an avalanche slide near Anchorage, Alaska State Troopers said

  • South Pasadena Nov 29, 2020

    Man Stabbed to Death by Ex's Family After He Breaks in to Attack Her

    A man in his 40s was stabbed and beaten to death Saturday in South Pasadena, California, after he broke into his ex-girlfriend’s house to attack her.

  • lawndale Jul 5, 2020

    Woman Killed, 5 Men Hurt in Lawndale Shooting

    Six people were shot, one of them fatally, when someone fired into a crowd that was setting off fireworks Sunday in Lawndale on the West Side. The group was lighting fireworks on the sidewalk at 1:14 a.m. in the 1500 block of South Millard Avenue when a white vehicle approached and someone inside started shooting, according to Chicago police. A…

  • lake shore drive Jul 4, 2020

    1 Dead, 2 Wounded in Lake Shore Drive Shooting

    A woman was killed and two men were wounded after a shooting on S. Lake Shore Drive Saturday morning, Chicago police said. The three victims were walking at the 3100 block of S. Lake Shore Drive at around 5:20 a.m. when approximately six men approached the female victim. Three or four of the men distracted the 34-year-old woman when two…

  • Chicago gun violence Jun 21, 2020

    60 Shot, 9 Fatally, So Far this Weekend in Chicago

    Nine people have been killed, four of them minors, and 51 others have been wounded in shootings across Chicago so far this weekend. A 13-year-old girl was killed and two other teens were wounded Saturday night in Austin on the West Side. The girl was inside a home about 8:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of North LeClaire Avenue when…

  • Dan Ryan Expressway Jun 21, 2020

    Dan Ryan Crash Leaves 1 Dead, 7 Injured

    One person was killed and seven others were injured in back to back vehicle crashes Sunday on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side, according to preliminary information from Illinois State police. About 12:30 a.m. a vehicle occupied by four passengers crashed and rolled over on I-94 near 47th Street, according to Illinois State police. Three people stopped on…

  • Near West Side Jun 7, 2020

    Man Killed, 3 Critically Injured in Near West Side Shooting

    A man was killed and three others were critically injured during a shooting early Sunday in the Near West Side, according to Chicago police. Officers responded to a report of shots fired at around 2:29 a.m. in the first block of S. Seeley Avenue. Upon arrival, police found a 29-year-old man on the ground unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds to…

  • Washington Park May 30, 2020

    Security Guard Killed in Washington Park Stabbing, Suspect in Custody: Police

    A man was arrested after allegedly stabbing a security guard to death Saturday at an apartment complex in Washington Park on the South Side. The 43-year-old suspect was trying to break out multiple windows about 2:05 a.m. in the courtyard of the building in the 6200 block of South King Drive, Chicago police said. When the 53-year-old security guard confronted…

  • Humboldt Park May 24, 2020

    Man Fatally Struck by Two Vehicles in Humboldt Park

    A man was struck by two vehicles and killed Saturday in Humboldt Park on the West Side. The man was walking across the street about 9 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Chicago Avenue when an unknown vehicle struck him, Chicago police said. Then, a 24-year-old woman driving a GMC Terrain ran him over while he was lying in…

  • Logan Square May 24, 2020

    Man Killed in Humboldt Park Shooting

    A man was shot to death Saturday in Humboldt Park on the Northwest Side. The 28-year-old was found on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head at 11:08 p.m. in the 3400 block of West North Avenue, according to Chicago police. Two males were seen running from the scene. The man, identified as Alejandro Castro, was taken to…

  • Austin May 22, 2020

    Man Killed, Another Injured in Austin Shooting: Police

    A man was killed and another is in critical condition after a shooting in the 100 block of N. Lorel Avenue early Friday morning. The men were found inside a parked vehicle in Austin on the West Side at around 12:56 a.m., according to Chicago Police. One man was pronounced dead at the scene after being shot in the neck,…

  • Gary May 17, 2020

    12-Year-Old Chicago Boy Shot to Death in Indiana

    A 12-year-old Chicago boy died of a gunshot wound Saturday in Gary, Indiana. Demetrius Townsel Jr. was pronounced dead at 9:36 p.m. at Methodist Hospital Northlake Campus, 600 Grant St. in Gary, according to a statement from the Lake County coroner’s office. He lived in the Back of the Yards on Chicago’s South Side. He had been shot and...

  • Ashburn May 10, 2020

    Concealed-Carry Holder Released Without Charges in Fatal Shooting of Teen

    A gunman who claimed he was firing in self defense when he fatally shot a teenage boy Thursday on the Southwest Side was released without being charged. The 16-year-old boy was a passenger in a vehicle when someone shot him in the head about 10:35 a.m. in the 3900 block of West 83rd Street, Chicago police said. A female driver…

  • McKinley Park May 2, 2020

    Man Shot to Death in McKinley Park

    A 30-year-old man was shot and killed Saturday morning in McKinley Park on the city’s South Side, Chicago police said. The male victim was involved in a verbal altercation at around 2:30 a.m. in the 1600 block of W. 35th. St. when the male offender produced and shot a handgun, police said. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the…

  • Bishop Ford Expressway May 2, 2020

    Man Killed in Hit-And-Run while Walking on Bishop Ford

    A man was fatally struck by a vehicle Friday on the Bishop Ford Freeway near the Pullman neighborhood on Chicago’s Far South Side, according to state police. He was on foot about 10:25 p.m. when he was hit by the vehicle on southbound I-94 near 115th Street, according to Illinois State Police. The man was pronounced dead and the...

  • Riverdale Apr 26, 2020

    2 Dead After I-57 Hit-And-Run

    A man and woman were kiled in a hit-and-run Sunday morning on I-57 near Riverdale. A couple was getting their car towed on northbound I-57 near 138th Street at around 4:26 a.m. when they were hit by a vehicle, according to Illinois State Police. The man was dead at the scene and the woman was taken to Christ Medical Center…

  • Little Village Apr 26, 2020

    Man Killed in Little Village Hit-And-Run: Police

    A man was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Little Village Saturday evening. The man, between 40 and 50 years old, was crossing the street about 8:35 p.m. in the 4100 block of W. 31st St. when he was struck by a white SUV, police said. The SUV continued eastbound on 31st St. and fled the scene, police said. The…

  • Englewood Apr 19, 2020

    Man Killed, Another Hurt in Englewood Shooting: Police

    A man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting Saturday in Englewood on the South Side. They were sitting in a parked vehicle at 11:56 p.m. when someone walked up and fired shots in the 5700 block of South May Street, according to Chicago police. A 22-year-old man was hit multiple times in the side and ran to…

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