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The man who led Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke’s defense team found himself back in a courtroom Tuesday, asking a panel of judges to reverse an imprisoned Chicago cop’s conviction. But this time, lawyer Dan Herbert wasn’t fighting for Van Dyke. Instead, he was working for Marco Proano, who...
A public art registry meant to save murals on Chicago buildings from overzealous city graffiti-blaster crews is headed to the full City Council.The...
At least six people were shot on Monday outside of a funeral service in Chicago, Illinois, where a service was taking place for a local rapper. <br data-cke-eol="1"> (iStock)At least six...
A federal judge has laid out plans for a historic two-day hearing offering members of the public a chance to weigh in on a proposed consent decree that would govern police reform in Chicago. It’s another part of the ripple effect from the Oct. 20, 2014, shooting death of 17-year-old...
Chicago Police Department said three people were killed and seven wounded in Chicago Sunday.  (Chicago Police)Three people were fatally shot and seven others wounded Sunday in what amounted to be...
CHICAGO -- The city of Chicago is setting aside $5 million to eliminate slow zones on especially busy bus lines. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office announced the funding Sunday as part of the 2019 proposed budget. One focus will be addressing traffic bottlenecks at certain intersections, including by installing designated bus lanes...
10/22/2018, 05:56am Police investigate a shooting and carjacking early Monday in the in the 1600 block of West Cullerton. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times Subscribe for unlimited digital access.Try one month for $1! Subscribe for unlimited digital access. Try one month for $1! Subscribe Print subscriber? A man was shot during a carjacking early Monday in...

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