11 Dead, Nearly 70 Wounded In Weekend Violence In ChicagoAt least 11 people were shot to death and about 70 wounded in a weekend burst of violence in Chicago.
Chicago Police: Man Killed By Police Appeared To Be ArmedFootage from body-worn cameras and surveillance cameras shows that a black man who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, authorities said Sunday.
Anti-Violence Protesters Shut Down Part Of Chicago FreewayThousands of anti-violence protesters marched along a Chicago interstate on Saturday, shutting down traffic to draw attention to the gun violence.
A Chicago Teen, Shot In The Head, Was Covered With A Sheet By Paramedics. He Died Nearly A Day Later"He is responsive," the officer said. "He just moved ... from side to side and his arms. So he is not dead."
Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Fatally Shot During PursuitAn off-duty police commander was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon in downtown Chicago after he spotted a man matching the radio description of an armed suspect officers were chasing on foot, the city's police superintendent said.
Transgender Inmate Seeks Rare Transfer To Female PrisonA 26-year-old transgender Chicago woman serving a 10-year sentence for burglary is seeking a rare transfer from a male to a female prison where she says she'll be less vulnerable to abuse.
Dutoit Out At 7 Symphonies Amid Sexual Assault AccusationsSymphonies in Boston, San Francisco and Sydney have severed ties with world-renowned conductor Charles Dutoit.
Death Of Chicago Woman Found In Hotel Freezer Found To Be An AccidentA medical examiner has determined that a 19-year-old woman whose body was found inside a suburban Chicago hotel freezer died by accident.
Prosecutors: Chicago Slaying Was Part Of Sexual FantasyThe fatal stabbing of a hairstylist in Chicago was part of a sexual fantasy hatched in an online chatroom between a Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee, whose plan included killing someone and then themselves, prosecutors told a Cook County judge Sunday at a bond hearing for the men.
Chicago To File Federal Lawsuit Over Sanctuary Cities ThreatChicago will keep fighting President Donald Trump's immigration policies with a federal lawsuit alleging it's illegal for the federal government to withhold public safety grants from so-called sanctuary cities.
Chicago Giving Departing Inmates Overdose-Reversing DrugChicago now gives at-risk inmates the overdose-reversing drug naloxone upon their release from jail and Los Angeles is poised to follow suit, putting the antidote in as many hands as possible as part of a multifaceted approach to combatting the nation's opioid epidemic.
Police Say Chicago Officers Shot And Wounded Were Targeted Two Chicago police officers were shot and wounded late Tuesday when two vehicles pulled up alongside their car and someone started firing indiscriminately in what authorities believe was a targeted attack.
Baby Born Premature Dies After Mother Shot Dead in ChicagoA baby girl has died about five months after she was born prematurely when her mother was killed in a drive-by shooting in Chicago.
Feds Release Scathing Report on Chicago Police AbuseChicago police have violated the constitutional rights of residents for years, permitting racial bias against blacks, using excessive force and shooting people who did not pose immediate threats, the Justice Department announced Friday after a yearlong investigation.
Trump Takes Dig at Rahm Emanuel Over Chicago HomicidesPresident-elect Donald Trump says Rahm Emanuel, Chicago's mayor and President Barack Obama's former chief of staff, should ask for federal assistance if he can't bring down the city's rising homicide tally.