| Nov 16, 2011
| 3:49 PM
Seven homicides were recorded Nov. 5, making it the deadliest day of the year so far, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At 2:10 a.m., a 23-year-old man was shot to death in the 1300 block of South Troy Street in North Lawndale,...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Authorities say a man arrested on weapons charges this week is also the suspect in a more serious crime – the recent shooting death of a 26-year-old man on Chicago's Far South Side.
The suspect, a 23-year-old who was already on parole for...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Hundreds of candidates for the state legislature, countywide offices and Chicago ward committeeman began filing today for the March 20 primary.
In Springfield, the line stretched from the door of the State Board of Elections for more than a block, a...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 4:18 AM
A 43-year-old south suburban man was found dead in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood after being shot multiple times, according to authorities.
A spokesman for the Cook County medical examine's office said Darryl McWilliams, of the 17900 block of Edwards...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 4:32 PM
A man was shot to death in the East Chatham neighborhood early this morning, down the block from his home, authorities said.
The man was on the street in the 7900 block of South Drexel Boulevard just before 6 a.m. when he was fatally shot, said Chicago...
| May 20, 2011
| 6:00 AM
A year after Chicago Police Officer Thomas Wortham IV was fatally shot in front of his parents’ Chatham home, his former commander says he’s done his best not to be angry despite the enduring emotional toll.
“I still remember the...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 11:30 AM
We have countless awesome sports photos in the archives here at The Baltimore Sun, and I have decided to share one with you each week in a regular feature called "Throwback Thursday." The MLB draft is next week, so I decided to search for ridiculous...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 5:23 PM
Five homicides were recorded in Chicago on Monday, making it the deadliest day of the year so far, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
At about 1:50 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot and killed in the 5600 block of South May Street in...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 6:51 PM
An accused head of a stick-up crew that robbed small restaurants and banks at gunpoint was found guilty today by a federal jury in Chicago of fatally shooting a bank teller during a 2007 holdup of a South Side bank.
David Vance gunned down teller...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 4:01 AM
Two people died after being shot Friday afternoon by a gunman who then exchanged fire with Chicago police officers in the South Side's Chatham community, officials said.
Neither the officers nor the gunman was wounded. The gunman and an alleged...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 12:10 AM
A 5-year-old girl was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident Friday night on the South Side in the city's Chatham neighborhood.
Chicago Fire Department paramedics were called shortly after 8 p.m. to the 8100 block of South Evans Avenue for a girl...