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A security guard has been charged with battering a patron at a northwest suburban bar earlier this month, an incident that involved a former ...
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's growing anxiety about the federal Russia probe has spilled into public view with his warning that ...
Ald. Roberto Maldonado (26th) speaks with the media in February. File Photo. | Ashlee Rezin/Sun-Times. Fran Spielman · @fspielman | email ...
The new owners of the Chicago Sun-Times realize the future of news is digital. What they need is a digital strategy for the Second City's No.
Three men were wounded when shots rang out early Friday on the Dan Ryan Expressway. Just after 1 a.m., two of the men were riding in an ...
A 34-year-old North Side man was killed in a motorcycle crash Thursday afternoon near the Loop. About 4:30 p.m., Dobri R. Dobrev was riding ...
Chicago is known for its architecture and several cruises give tours of the most iconic buildings. | Choose Chicago, via USA Today.
Jack, belonging to Geniuslink co-owner Jesse Lakes, roams the office in Seattle, where employees' perks include canine companions, Bose ...
J.B. Pritzker, right, and Gov. Bruce Rauner, left. Sun-Times File Photos by Max Herman. Tina Sfondeles · @TinaSfon | email.
Three men were killed and five other people were wounded in shootings Tuesday across Chicago. Most recently, a man was shot to death in ...
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert departs the federal courthouse in Chicago in April 2016 after his sentencing on federal banking charges ...
Most recently, a man was found shot to death Monday night in the South Side Grand Crossing neighborhood. Officers responded about 9:40 ...
A woman died Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in southwest suburban Orland Park. Brittney Devoe, 27, was pronounced dead at 2:07 p.m.
DEAR ABBY: I'm a single 38-year-old woman. I haven't been in a relationship in more than 10 years because of school, work and kids.
Avoid shopping or big decisions from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Chicago time. After that, the moon moves from cancer into Leo. Aries (March 21-April 19).
A forest fire in southern Spain has forced the evacuation of around 1,000 people and is threatening Donana National Park, one of Spain's most important nature reserves.
An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing over 150 people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, an official said.
"Progressive" is the most popular buzzword in big-city Democratic politics in this era after a socialist came close to winning the party's nomination for president.
A woman has been charged with murder for allegedly driving her vehicle at multiple people, leaving another woman dead last month in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
Three people, including a 15-year-old boy, were shot during a backyard party Saturday night in west suburban Aurora. The three were among several people at a party 11:05 p.m.
Crews searching through the rubble left by a landslide that buried a mountain village in southwestern China found bodies, but more than 100 people remained missing.
President Donald Trump on Sunday bemoaned what he calls "the level of hostility" that he says has stymied bipartisanship in Washington.
A teenager fell about 25 feet from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park Saturday night into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below to catch her.
At least 1,675 people have been shot this year - 292 of them fatally, according to Chicago Sun-Times data. The most recent killing happened about 2:40 a.m.
... of protocol, the Sheriff's Department asked State's Attorney Kim Foxx in May to investigate how a female detainee wound up in a cell with two male inmates before an encounter that was possibly sexual in nature, the Chicago Sun-Times previously ...
Gov. Bruce Rauner has called for a special session of the Illinois Legislature. | Rich Hein/Sun-Times file. Sun-Times Editorial Board.
A source told the Chicago Sun-Times that the Hodgkinsons were licensed foster parents from 1990 to 2003. Fred Widel, who moved in just a few hundred yards from the Hodgkinsons three years ago, said that Hodgkinson mentioned he was retiring late last ...
The Russian military claims it has killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State group, in an airstrike. | AP file photo.
Officers were called for reports of gunfire at 1:13 a.m. near East Calhoun and South Jefferson streets in Woodstock, according to a statement from Woodstock police.
... Illinois Lottery officials said Thursday. Concern over the state's fiscal condition prompted the Multi-State Lottery Association to drop Powerball in Illinois, according to internal Illinois Lottery communications obtained by the Chicago Sun-Times ...
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump appeared to confirm Friday that he is under investigation for obstruction of justice, saying he's being investigated for firing FBI Director James Comey by the man who told him to do it.
A 17-year-old boy was killed in an Austin shooting late Thursday on the West Side. About 11:15 p.m., officers responding to a shooting found Ahmad Smith on a sidewalk in the 5900 block of West Thomas, according to Chicago police and the Cook County ...
But police brass were concerned, sources told the Chicago Sun-Times, that the dead cop's widow, Officer Dina Markham, who discovered the body, had worked in internal affairs, an assignment she'd held for years, until June 2016, when she was transferred ...
Although the Abrams email that drew the Ethics Board rebuke is more than two years old, the Chicago Sun-Times reported in April on a more recent exchange that occurred earlier this year.
Online juggernaut Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a strong move to expand its growing reach into groceries. In a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, Amazon.
In this file photo, Michelle Carter stands as court is in recess at the end of the day at her trial in Taunton, Mass. Carter is charged with involuntary manslaughter for encouraging Conrad Roy III to kill himself in July 2014.
A federal judge ordered YouTube star Austin Jones released from custody Thursday and barred him from using the internet and social media while he awaits trial on child pornography charges.
The other two Illinois GOP players, Rep. John Shimkus and Rep. Darin LaHood were not at the practice, their spokesmen said.
In 2008 file photo, Somali militia of Al-Shabab are seen during exercises at their military training camp outside Mogadishu. | AP File Photo.
Three people were killed and five others were wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago.
Flames and smoke engulf Grenfell Tower, a residential block of flats in west London on June 14, 2017, as firefighters continue to control a fire that started in the flats in the early hours of the morning.
Gov. Bruce Rauner and education Secretary Beth Purvis (left) want a school funding reform bill to be less generous to Chicago public schools.
UPS workers gather outside a UPS package delivery warehouse where a shooting took place Wednesday, June 14, 2017, in San Francisco.
charged Wednesday, June 14, 2017 with involuntary manslaughter in an investigation of Flint's lead-contaminated water. | Jake May/The Flint Journal-MLive.
WASHINGTON - The investigation into ties between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government has now turned to investigating Trump himself for obstruction of justice, the Washington Post reported Wednesday.
Gov. Bruce Rauner (left) and Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan. | Rich Hein/Sun-Times. Tina Sfondeles · @TinaSfon | email.
Kofi Ademola, right, of Black Live Matter-Chicago, listens as Craig Futterman, clinical professor of law at the University of Chicago Law school and founder of the civil rights and police Accountability Project at the Mandel Legal Aid Clinic, discusses ...




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