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A driver went missing after a high-speed crash killed a woman and shut down the Ontario feeder ramp to the Kennedy Expressway early Monday morning, police said. Now, two witnesses say they stopped to help after the crash and captured who they say the driver was on cellphone video...
An emotional vigil was held Monday evening to remember a 47-year mother of six run down, authorities say, by a vehicle driven by a man evading police.Family and friends gathered at the site of the crash where Stacy Vaughn-Harrell was killed early Saturday morning by a man who was...
CHICAGO (WLS) -- An off-duty Chicago police officer was being pursued by police before being killed in a crash that also claimed the life of a woman early Tuesday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood on the city's West Side.Chicago police said two vehicles were involved in the crash shortly...
An off-duty Chicago police officer was among two people killed in a crash on Chicago’s West Side early Tuesday morning.Police said shortly after 1 a.m. the off-duty officer was driving his personal SUV in the 4400 block of West Roosevelt when he collided with another vehicle being driven by...
Jae C. Hong/Associated PressNew York Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro left Monday's game against the Chicago White Sox with a hamstring injury.According to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, Castro will undergo an MRI Tuesday and is hoping not to go on...
About 36,000 TNT-brand fireworks are being recalled in four states after three people received burns.TNT Red, White, & Blue Smoke fireworks "can explode unexpectedly after being lit, posing burn and injury hazards to consumers," the Consumer Product Safety Commission said.Anyone who has the fireworks should stop using them and...
An off-duty Chicago Police officer was one of two people killed in a crash early Tuesday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side, police said.The officer was driving his personal SUV about 1 a.m. in the 4400 block of West Roosevelt when it collided with another vehicle, according...
Elon Musk, the entrepreneur behind Tesla and SpaceX, is in talks with Mayor Rahm Emanuel about constructing a high-speed underground rail line connecting the city’s downtown area and O’Hare International Airport, according to a report.Emanuel told the Chicago Tribune he plans to have Musk’s team come to Chicago to...

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