A man was arrested late Friday night in Indiana after leading police on an hours-long chase that began after he allegedly fired a gun inside a store in Chicago's west suburbs.
At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat.
SWAT teams were called to the Lakeview neighborhood early Saturday morning after a man barricaded himself inside an apartment.
There's a bit of a point to David Tolchinsky's left ear. He can part his fingers in classic Spock style, a feat he said he's never had to practice.
A 19-year-old man charged with murder in the killing of a Las Vegas mother in a neighborhood gunbattle suffered a fractured skull as an infant — an injury that lawyers said could become a factor in the case.
An 18-year-old man was shot in the face while inside a car Friday afternoon on the West Side.
TAMPA -- General manager Stan Bowman pulled the trigger on a deal to give the Chicago Blackhawks depth on defense.
On the outside, the metal box looks like an oversized bread container. But what's inside could save an abandoned newborn's life.
Bail was set at $600,000 on Friday for a science teacher who has been accused of having sexual relations with a 17-year-old female student at Plainfield Central High School, according to the Will County state's attorney's office.
In preparation for an upcoming major exhibition, the second floor contemporary art galleries of the the Art Institute’s Modern Wing will be closing temporarily, beginning March 8.
The parents of an American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State group say they are surprised a college-educated, London-raised man is the masked militant known as "Jihadi John" from the video of their son's slaying but also realize stopping him won't end the bloodshed.
So many historic buildings in Chicago are being turned into hotels these days that it almost comes as a surprise to see a new hotel stretch into the sky.
TAMPA — Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman got his man — or at least one of them.
Apparently Google bloggers like to post porn. A lot.
Rep. Aaron Schock lives large and loudly on Instagram, where he broadcasts his exploits from the Greek Isles to the glaciers of Patagonia. He's shown surf boarding in Hawaii, doing the tango in Buenos Aires and parasailing in the Andes.
That Daniel Olaska fatally stabbed Shaun Wild early on Feb. 4, 2012, is not in dispute.
Missouri's auditor, who fatally shot himself in an apparent suicide, had vowed to take down the state's most powerful politicians and donors, including his fellow Republicans, when he launched an anti-corruption campaign for governor last month.
Aurora police are questioning two male juveniles in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year- old Aurora resident Friday afternoon.
Thousands of Uber driver names and driver's license numbers may be in the hands of an unauthorized third party due to a data breach that occurred last year, the ride-hailing company announced today.
The Republican-controlled House unexpectedly rejected short-term funding for the Department of Homeland Security on Friday, increasing the prospect of a partial shutdown at midnight of an agency with significant anti-terrorism responsibilities.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks say Anthony Mason, a rugged power forward who was a defensive force for several NBA teams in the 1990s, has died. He was 48.
Bureaucratic mix-ups have let thousands of drunken drivers avoid mandatory license suspensions and stay on the roads, a Tribune investigation has found.
SPOILER ALERT: This discusses the first three episodes of the third season of "House of Cards."
Chicago police Officer Raoul Mosqueda's story about the night he and his partner fatally shot a man during a South Side traffic stop remained unchanged for four years.
An attorney for one of two Wisconsin girls accused of repeatedly stabbing a classmate and leaving her for dead has argued that the charge against her should be dismissed because she believed a fictional horror character called Slender Man would kill her family if they didn't attack their friend...
More than a week after Gov. Bruce Rauner declared he was "literally days away" from a solution to the $1.6 billion shortfall in this year's budget, the governor insisted Friday that he and Democrats are "very close" to a deal.
Allegations that the Chicago Police Department abuses the rights of people that police detain for questioning have been a central element of the notorious police misconduct issues in this city for decades.
Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at the age of 83, will forever be associated with his iconic role as Mr. Spock, the mind-melding, nerve-pinching and eminently logical Vulcan science officer on the 1960s TV show "Star Trek."
Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic former deputy prime minister turned Russian opposition leader, was shot and killed in Moscow Saturday, officials said. He was 55.
Late-arriving absentee ballots have moved Northwest Side Ald. Deb Mell above the benchmark she needs to avoid a runoff -- at least for the moment, according to city election officials.