| May 6, 2013
First lady Michelle Obama said the nation has to embrace youths whose lives are surrounded by violence and "let them know we hear" their concerns.
In a taped interview on CBS' "Sunday Morning" television show, the first lady weighed in about violence in...
| May 7, 2013
| 5:33 AM
A Chicago police officer was shot in the leg by a fellow officer who had fired at a charging dog Monday night in the Englewood neighborhood, authorities said.
The shooting happened about 9 p.m. in the 1200 block of West 72nd Place as Englewood...
| Apr 19, 2013
Heather Easterling and Shawn Stevens were married Jan. 12, 2013, at sunset on the beach at St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
The bride is the daughter of Russell and Cindy Stuart and Tom and Kathi Easterling of central Illinois. She is a senior meeting...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Two women were killed in separate homicides Monday, bringing the total number of female homicide victims this year to 19, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 70-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 1100 block of East 81st...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:08 AM
A 15-year-old boy released from police custody on Friday was among five people shot through early Saturday morning, according to police.
The boy was shot About 2 p.m. on the 6400 block of South Claremont Avenue in the West Englewood neighborhood, said...
| Apr 10, 2013
— First lady Michelle Obama, visiting Chicago on Wednesday for a discussion with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and civic leaders on ways to combat youth violence, will stop afterward at Harper High School, whose students have often been casualties in recent...
| Apr 11, 2013
As politicians in Washington took a step toward tightening the nation's gun laws Wednesday, first lady Michelle Obama sat down with Chicago high school students whose stories about violence brought her to tears.
Before the meeting began at Harper High...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Heather Easterling and Shawn Stevens were married at sunset on the beach at St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
The bride is the daughter of Russell and Cindy Stuart and Tom and Kathi Easterling of central Illinois. She is a senior meeting planner at...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Two men were being questioned after a fight in Englewood early Sunday morning left two men hospitalized with stab and beating wounds and two other people injured, police said.
Authorities were called to the 7000 block of South Racine Avenue just after 1...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:03 AM
Two Chicago police officers were injured when their SUV collided with a car they had been pursuing in Englewood on the South Side, police said.
The SUV and the four-door sedan came to rest against a two-story home at the corner of 73rd and Morgan...
| Mar 7, 2013
Former Chicago Bulls guard Jannero Pargo and his wife, "Basketball Wives LA" reality show star Malaysia Pargo, have placed their seven-bedroom, 11,887-square-foot mansion in Riverwoods on the market for $2.4 million.
A Chicago native who attended Paul...