Man killed, teen injured in Little Village shooting: police Man killed, teen injured in Little Village shooting: police

A man was killed and a teen was injured in a drive-by shooting in Little Village Saturday night, police said. The shooting happened on the 2500 block of South Trumbull at around 11:54 p.m. The men were in a vehicle stopped at a stop sign when a two-door white sedan pulled up and fired shots. A 22-year-old man was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital with a gunshot wound to the head where he was pronounced...

yesterday, 17:54
Homer Glen asks voters whether it should try to dissolve township Homer Glen asks voters whether it should try to dissolve township

Homer Glen makes up nearly 62% of the township, with Lockport accounting for about 30%. About 6.8% of the township is unincorporated area and just over 1% is New Lenox and Lemont combined.

yesterday, 16:09
Blizzard pummels Northern California with heavy snow and high winds, shutting down roads, ski areas Blizzard pummels Northern California with heavy snow and high winds, shutting down roads, ski areas

Major ski areas were closed from Lake Tahoe to Mammoth as a blizzard hit California's Sierra Nevada with heavy snow and high winds.

yesterday, 23:34
Unhoused man accused of trying to steal a Waymo self-driving car in downtown L.A. Unhoused man accused of trying to steal a Waymo self-driving car in downtown L.A.

The man entered and tried to operate a Waymo vehicle that had stopped to let out a passenger Saturday night, an LAPD detective said.

yesterday, 22:50
USC Scripter Awards for screen adaptations go to 'American Fiction' and 'Slow Horses' USC Scripter Awards for screen adaptations go to 'American Fiction' and 'Slow Horses'

Writers Cord Jefferson and Percival Everett for "American Fiction," and Mick Herron and Will Smith for "Slow Horses," won the 36th annual USC Libraries Scripter Awards for feature film and episodic television adaptation, respectively.

yesterday, 20:57
CPD: Officer shot while patrolling in Humboldt Park CPD: Officer shot while patrolling in Humboldt Park

A Chicago police officer was shot while patrolling in Humboldt Park early Sunday morning, officials said. Two officers were on routine patrol on the 3800 block of West Augusta Boulevard at around 2:02 a.m. when an unknown number of people began shooting at a group of men walking down the street. A bullet hit the window of their marked squad car. One officer was shot in his bulletproof vest, and...

yesterday, 17:18
17-year-old killed in South Loop shooting, police say 17-year-old killed in South Loop shooting, police say

A 17-year-old died after he and another teen were found shot in a parking lot Saturday night in South Loop, police said. Officers were near the 500 block of West Roosevelt Road around 8:06 p.m. when shots were fired. Police discovered the two teens in the parking lot of a bank with apparent gunshot wounds, authorities said. Officers performed lifesaving measures at the scene. The 17-year-old was...

yesterday, 15:59
A woman clutching an infant is found in the rubble of Ukraine building after Russian drone strike A woman clutching an infant is found in the rubble of Ukraine building after Russian drone strike

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has urged Western allies to boost his country’s air defenses after a Russian drone strike destroyed an apartment block in the southern port city of Odesa and killed at least 11 people. Officials on Sunday said the bodies of a boy — and a young woman clutching an infant — were pulled from the rubble of the building destroyed Saturday. The Odesa branch...

yesterday, 11:54
Trader Joe’s chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic Trader Joe’s chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic

More than 61,000 pounds of steamed chicken soup dumplings sold at Trader Joe’s are being recalled for possibly containing hard plastic, according to U.S. regulators. The Agriculture Department’s Food Safety and Inspection Service noted that the now-recalled dumplings, which are produced by CJ Foods Manufacturing Beaumont Corp., may be contaminated with foreign materials — specifically hard...

yesterday, 23:20
Thousands return for 24th Chicago Polar Plunge amid sunny skies and high temps Thousands return for 24th Chicago Polar Plunge amid sunny skies and high temps

Over 5,000 people sprinted into the freezing waters of Lake Michigan Sunday for the 24th Annual Chicago Polar Plunge, raising over a million dollars for Special Olympics programs. The participants, many of whom donned cheeky costumes and matching ensembles, were graced with sunny 60-degree weather as they splashed into the lake. All proceeds of the event will benefit Special Olympics Chicago...

yesterday, 22:44