Imagine that: Police were questioning two men, one with a broken leg, the other with a gunshot wound, after a homeowner repelled two people who broke into his home in Englewood this afternoon, authorities said.The Chicago Fire Department...Show More Summary
The late actress Brittany Murphy and her late husband, screenwriter Simon Monjack Los Angeles, CA—Are operatives in our government murdering citizens questioning the subversive activities of public officials? Has Los Angeles County Coroner...Show More Summary
Meeting yesterday: I am embarrassed to be in the FOP. The entire meeting was the personal fight between Shields and Dougherty. Dougherty explained how he was helping the vet get a doctors letter so he could come back full duty. The problem was Bill never addressed the issue over bringing politics into the conversation nor did he deny it. Show More Summary
Telling the truth about Rahm's fair (adopted) city is frowned upon: When Rahm Emanuel wants to rant, he'll rant. But when it comes to the French, the Chicago mayor is biting his tongue... well, sort of.Recent reports revealed a warning...Show More Summary
They're generating "cash"....but there's a catch: Speed cameras around Chicago schools and parks have churned out more than 2,700 tickets and 324,000 warning notices during the first month of enforcement, but 90 percent of speeders have...Show More Summary
If you've been watching the news lately, you know that Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been having his share of personal problems. So the I-Team is running interference for him since all of the city and state pension problems have been solved: The I-Team looks at the embattled Mayor of Toronto Rob Ford and why Mayor Ford is a frequent visitor to Chicago. Show More Summary
There are scumbags, then there are scumbags. Aldercreature Jason Ervin is the later: The commander of a West Side police district is leaving to become a police chief in the suburbs — prompting an alderman to demand that Chicago Police Supt. Show More Summary
Hopefully, you'll hear about it where it might make a difference: In the home stretch of the 2012 presidential campaign, from August to September, the unemployment rate fell sharply — raising eyebrows from Wall Street to Washington.The decline — from 8.1 percent in August to 7.8 percent in September — might not have been all it seemed. Show More Summary
396 arrests and free as a bird: Shermain Miles read her Bible on the train, ignoring the wind’s destruction outside as she returned to Chicago on Monday and prepared to pick up the pieces of her own shattered life.For those who had been...Show More Summary
A holiday that had fallen by the wayside in recent years due to the massive shortages of popular calibers. Today is National Ammo Day, however, and all are encouraged to go out and get a couple boxes. Besides aiding the economy, we can all use the practice.
What is the same old story, the same old song and dance? Two West Side men including a parolee are facing charges after police said shots were fired in a car causing state police to close two West Loop ramps of the Kennedy Expressway early Saturday, police said.Martez Staples, 25, of the 1200 block of South St. Show More Summary
This sounds familiar: Of course, if you have the media in the bag, you don't even have to spend pennies on the political image.
We never thought we'd see anyone admit this publicly, but there it is: On Sunday, appearing on ABC’s This Week with fill-in host Martha Raddatz, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) admitted that Democrats knew full well that Americans would...Show More Summary
The multi-talented Carice van Houten Los Angeles, CA—Carice van Houten is not well known yet in the USA. She’s well represented at CAA by Tracy Brennan and managed by Janey van Ierland at Nummer19 in the Netherlands. This very beautiful...Show More Summary
Windy, rainy, chilly - perfect shooting weather evidently: At least 15 people were shot across the city during a roughly seven-hour stretch starting Saturday night, including 11 shot within three hours early this morning, according to police. Show More Summary
They can't stand McGoof or what? The supt is livid that Goreman and OGrady both dropped tier papers for the end of Nov. Goreman to Amtrak and ogrady to Harwood Hts as the chief. 10 other exempts interviewed for various local Chief jobs. Show More Summary
Of course, if Cutler touches the ball, all odds are out the window.
Hello? Media? Anyone home? A 20-year-old man on parole in a 2009 carjacking is the second person charged in the slaying of a veteran UPS employee who was gunned down in a robbery as he walked to a West Garfield Park "L" stop on his way...Show More Summary
Another burden on society who will continue to be a burden to society as long as he breathes air: A South Side man has been charged in an August shooting that killed one man and injured four others who were gathered near a church inShow More Summary
What a pair of assholes - Rahm for his offer, Mike for his incompetence: Mayor Rahm Emanuel is offering Chicago Police officers a 5 percent pay raise over three years — with no retroactive pay raise — and demanding that active officers...Show More Summary