CPD's Riccio Has Lightfoot's Ire For Going On Summer VacationPolice confirmed that Anthony Riccio, CPD's First Deputy Superintendent, took a family holiday earlier this month, just after the Memorial Day weekend that resulted in 43 shootings and seven murders.
West Side Leaders Protest Judicial Nominee, Say An African American Should Represent The Community"We want someone who is African American to hold that seat. It's been our seat and we don't want to let it go."
Illegal Dumping In The Back Of The Yards NeighborhoodThe next time you take the CTA Orange Line, you might confuse a plot of land near the Western station for a landfill.
Special Delivery: Woman Gives Birth Outside Fire Station"You're almost not sure what to expect and definitely being on the other side of things this time it was very exciting to see the baby's head and move around. It's such a miracle."
Shooting On Lake Shore Drive The Latest In Violent Incidents On The RoadwayBack in May of 2016, a 15-year-old girl was shot to death and a man was wounded on Lake Shore Drive in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. Veronica Lopez was a freshman at Foreman High School and the youngest of five siblings.
Upcoming Overnight Lane Closures On Kennedy ExpresswayThe work is expected to be finished by mid-August.
R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty To New Sexual Assault ChargesR. Kelly pleaded not guilty Thursday to new sexual assault charges filed by Cook County prosecutors last week, the most serious criminal charges filed against the embattled R&B singer to date.
Lightfoot To Burke: Get Out NowLightfoot said what makes this indictment extraordinary is the number of instances in which Burke is allegedly using his position to line his pockets.
Ald. Burke Indicted On Charges Of Racketeering, ExtortionThe indictment also details a rather petty form of extortion by Burke. He allegedly threatened to oppose an admission fee hike for a Chicago museum, unless that museum hired the child of a personal friend for an internship.
'We Are Taking Responsibility': Boeing CEO Apologizes After Deadly Crashes
A New Day At City Hall As Lightfoot Rebukes BurkeWith the bang of the gavel, Mayor Lightfoot took control of her first City Council meeting. But it was a verbal confrontation with Ald. Bruke that really showed who's boss.
Man Acquitted In Murder Of Boy Found In West Side LagoonTestifying in his own defense, Kamel Harris claimed he was caring for Knox, but handed the boy over to three people with the approval of the boy's mother.
Community Event Hopes A 'Call To Action' Will Curb Violence"We, as the citizens of City of Chicago, must take personal responsibility for what is happening to our city."
Father Pfleger Hopes 'We Report Violence' Signs Can Combat The Problem"They don't just have to look for a police car. They can look for a neighbor."
Alderman On Lightfoot Rebuke: 'She Painted Us All In A Very Broad Stroke'"Turning and giving us all the evil eye, mean mugging us to try to make it feel like she's trying to intimidate us, was completely uncalled for."