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Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Construction worker hit by vehicle on the Kennedy Expressway in Rosemont
A man driving a silver Mercedes near Cumberland Avenue rear-ended a construction truck, which struck the worker standing in front of it.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Taxi drivers robbed attempting to pick up riders in Park Manor: police
In both incidents, one or two men in Park Manor called taxis to them and robbed the drivers at gunpoint.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

5 shot — 1 fatally — Tuesday in Chicago
The days only fatal shooting happened in front of an Englewood elementary school on the South Side.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Man injured in Princeton Park drive-by
The man, 21, was walking at 11:42 p.m. in the 9300 block of South Wentworth Avenue when someone in a red sedan fired shots at him.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Burglaries in Marquette Park prompt community alert
Five burglaries have been reported in the area thus far. Chicago police did not release a description of the burglar.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Man critically wounded in Old Town shooting
The 21-year-old was standing in a group of people in the 400 block of West Goethe Street when two people approached on foot and fired shots.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Cubs' Jose Quintana deals, Javy Baez highlight-reels in 7-2 victory over Dodgers
At 11-10, the Cubs, 8-2 over their last 10 games, find themselves above .500 for the first time since winning on Opening Day in Miami.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 24, 2019

Horoscope for Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Moon Alert We have the "all clear" today to shop and do business. The moon is in Capricorn. Aries (March 21-April 19) You are conspicuous today whether you know it or not. People notice you. They will definitely notice, for example, a public argument in an elevator. They will also notice your dealings with authority […]

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

1 killed, 1 wounded in Englewood shooting: police
They were sitting in a parked vehicle in the 200 block of West 57th Street when someone fired shots, Chicago police said.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

1 shot dead, 1 wounded near Englewood elementary school: police
They were sitting in a parked vehicle outside Sherwood Elementary School in the 200 block of West 57th Street when someone fired shots.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

6 injured in pin-in crash on West Side
Three adults were in critical condition, according to authorities.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Ivan Nova shelled for four home runs in White Sox 9-1 loss to Orioles
Right-hander Ivan Nova is supposed to eat innings in the White Sox starting rotation, which shouldn'tbe asking a terrible lot from the veteran.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Ivan Nova shelled for four home runs in White Sox' 9-1 loss to Orioles
Nova is supposed to eat innings in the Sox' rotation, but he has been bad more often than not in his first five starts.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Addison Russell heads to Iowa, his re-emergence with Cubs apparently near
Russell, 25, will reach a crossroads as he tries to both put his disturbing personal story behind him and reclaim his former role as a Cubs regular.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Kim Foxx sees no ‘haters' despite ‘noise' surrounding Jussie Smollett case
The top prosecutor said she hasn't blamed racism for criticism of the Smollett case and that she's still on good terms with CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Chicago's Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year: ‘I was able to find my voice'
The award is presented annually to one of the 20,000 youth served citywide in recognition of leadership, service and academics.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

‘Flash Crash' trader fails to help feds bring conviction in spoofing case
Instead the case ended with a mistrial two weeks ago, and a judge dismissed the indictment against a Naperville software exec in the case Tuesday.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Former legislative inspector general: ‘A powerless role,' system ‘broken'
"For members of the General Assembly, there is no punishment that an LIG can recommend," Porter wrote.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: Put patients first in the fight over the closing of Westlake Hospital
What's happening at Westlake Hospital shows someone needs to be able to step in, when it's appropriate, and say the patients come first.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

‘Bizarre' Jussie Smollett defamation suit may hinge on who is telling the truth
The Osundairo brothers, the key witnesses against Smollett, have sued his attorneys, saying they defamed them when talking about the alleged hoax.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

To win Jussie Smollett suit, brothers may need to do what prosecutors didn't
The Osundairo brothers, the key witnesses against Smollett, have sued his attorneys, saying they defamed them when talking about the alleged hoax.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Winning ‘bizarre' Jussie Smollett suit may require doing what prosecutors didn't
The Osundairo brothers, the key witnesses against Smollett, have sued his attorneys, saying they defamed them when talking about the alleged hoax.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Dorothy Brown comes up repeatedly as worker's trial gets underway
Though the worker is accused of lying to a federal grand jury, prosecutors say the feds in 2015 had their sights set on Brown, who is not charged.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Man gets 3 years for driving into cop in Elmhurst
Byron Auterberry was convicted in February on charges that he drove toward officers during a traffic stop, causing an officer to fire shots at him.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Five things we learned from Bears GM Ryan Pace's pre-draft press conference
For Bears general manager Ryan Pace, gamesmanship starts days before the NFL draft — even when he doesn't have a pick until the third round.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

‘Momentum' building in Chicago Catholic schools despite enrollment losses
About 71,000 students are enrolled at Catholic schools in the Chicago area, a 2 percent decline compared to last school year.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Bob Vondrasek: Knocked on doors, helped people, kicked ‘big shots around'
As a community organizer for four decades, Vondrasek fought banks and utility companies, City Hall and Springfield, poverty and injustice.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Luminary podcasting app debuts, blends free and subscription services
Luminary has operations in New York and Chicago. Its co-founder and CEO is Matt Sacks, son of Sun-Times investor Michael Sacks.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Man dies from fall in Gold Coast
Chicago police said he jumped about 4:15 p.m. in the 200 block of East Delaware Place.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Piccolo Award winners Akiem Hicks, Roquan Smith bullish on DC Chuck Pagano
The Bears defensive players are just getting to know Pagano, but early impressions are positive, as expected.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

‘Avengers: Endgame': Three hours of action and emotion, and worth every second
This superhero adventure for the ages is a contender for best of the Marvel series and the undisputed champion when it comes to emotional punch.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Water boil order issued in Northbrook
The boil order was issued Tuesday and will last until at least Wednesday, the Village of Northbrook said in a statement.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Coho, trout, crappie, all things spring: Chicago fishing, Midwest Fishing Report
All kinds of options--coho, walleye, crappie--as spring settles in around Chicago fishing, showing in this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Melinda Gates Q&A: She talks about her marriage, helping poor women, much more
Melinda Gates talks about her new book, helping fight poverty, finding a balance with husband Bill Gates and blowback she got from Catholic church.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Tunney stakes claim to Finance Committee chairmanship
Ald. Tom Tunney's name has been mentioned because he's a 17-year veteran of the City Council who was an early supporter of Lightfoot.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

‘Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer—a Naperville native—breaks $1M winnings mark
His winnings to date: $1,061,554, to be exact.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

James Holzhauer breaks $1 million winnings mark on ‘Jeopardy!'
His winnings to date: $1,061,554, to be exact.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Boy, 17, shot in foot in Lawndale
Someone in a passing black sedan shot at the 17-year-old about 9:25 a.m. in the 1600 block of South Homan, according to Chicago police.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

David Carr's writings will be collected in a book, ‘Final Draft,' out next year
The work of writer David Carr, who died in 2015, will be collected in a book edited by his widow, with an introduction by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Why the stakes are high for Cook County with Supreme Court's 2020 Census case
We don't yet know for sure how the Supreme Court will decide, what we do know is that many see the citizenship question as a barrier to participation.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Chicago Jazz Festival lineup includes tributes to Nat King Cole, Jazz Institute
Cécile McLorin Salvant and the Eddie Palmieri Sextet are among the Millennium Park headliners.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Suit says meat packers conspired against ranchers, Merc traders
The suit accuses the meat-packing giants, including Tyson Foods and Cargill, of violating U.S. antitrust law by depressing cattle prices.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

$120M Six Corners project hits a snag in final blow to defeated alderman
Ald. John Arena has spent years trying to fill the hole in a Six Corners site that once was Chicago's premier shopping destination outside the Loop.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Flip of a coin decides south suburban trustee race: ‘Crazy from start to finish'
Cook County Clerk Karen Yarbrough broke a tie in the Sauk Village trustee race Tuesday the only way Illinois law will allow: with the toss of a coin.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

RIP Rahm Emanuel, ‘the most Chicago of Chicago mayors'
Rahm will spend the next few weeks in hyperkinetic victory laps, huffing around City Hall, both hands raised for high fives that aren't returned.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

24-year-old Wisconsin Powerball winner to claim $768M
"My heart started racing, my blood started pumping, I felt warm. I started screaming."

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Not that Blackhawks, Bulls would know it, but NHL's postseason blows away NBA's
I'm Just Sayin': The NBA playoffs are a blight on humanity. The Stanley Cup playoffs are merely a billion times better.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Kim Foxx will not appear before County Board to discuss Jussie Smollett case
Kim Foxx cited her recent decision to refrain from publicly commenting on the matter during the ongoing investigation by the county's IG's office.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

2 dead, at least 14 hospitalized in series of drug overdoses
A person, whose age and gender were not immediately known, was found dead of an apparent overdose at 6:28 a.m. in the 600 block of North Homan Avenue.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Former Bears K Robbie Gould requests a trade from 49ers
Former Bears kicker Robbie Gould has requested a trade from the 49ers, a source confirmed, as the two struggle to come to terms on an extension

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Former Bears kicker Robbie Gould requests a trade from 49ers
Former Bears kicker Robbie Gould has requested a trade from the 49ers, a source confirmed, as the two struggle to come to terms on an extension

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Reunion coming? Ex-Bears K Robbie Gould requests trade from 49ers
Former Bears kicker Robbie Gould has requested a trade from the 49ers, a source confirmed, as the two struggle to come to terms on an extension

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Walgreens to hike minimum age for store tobacco sales nationwide
Walgreens has decided to ban tobacco sales to minors after a federal official called the chain a top violator of laws restricting access to minors.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Swole, buzzy, among new words in Merriam-Webster dictionary
Bug-out bag, go-cup and omnicide are just a few of the 640 additions to Merriam-Webster's dictionary added Monday.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Joe Biden to officially announce 2020 bid on Thursday
Former Vice President Joe Biden will launch his 2020 presidential campaign on Thursday, according to a person familiar with his plans.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Man charged with shooting woman in Near North Side apartment
Walton was arguing with the 64-year-old woman about 11:50 a.m. when he fired shots at her in the 100 block of West Elm Street, according to police.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

North Coast Music Festival lineup headed by Bassnectar and Major Lazer
The annual Labor Day weekend blowout moves to Northerly Island for its 10th edition.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Woman arrested for dumping bag of puppies in Coachella trash bin
Animal services spokesman John Welsh said Deborah Sue Culwell was arrested at her residence in Coachella Monday evening.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Supreme Court's conservatives seem fine with census citizenship question
The outcome could affect how many seats states have in the House of Representatives and their share of federal dollars over the next 10 years.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Prepare the public for impeachment and get on with it
No one can trust the outcome of the next election. Now is the time for impeachment. Why would anyone believe Trump would allow himself to be fired?

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

White Sox' Carlos Rodon welcomes extra days of rest
White Sox notebook: Carlos Rodon will pitch on six days rest Friday, Tim Anderson says he's the smartest runner in the league, and other Sox bits.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Spring turkey harvest in Illinois well ahead of 2018: Above 5-year average, too
Spring turkey harvest by Illinois hunters is well ahead of the pace in 2018, and also ahead of the five-year average, too.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Crystal Lake police release 911 call reporting 5-year-old boy missing
In the call, which was made at 9:04 a.m. on April 18, Andrew Freund Sr. tells a police dispatcher that he could not find his son that morning.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

NFL Draft 2019: All of the Sun-Times' Bears draft preview coverage in one place
Get ready for the 2019 NFL Draft with all of the Sun-Times' Bears preview coverage in one place.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Impeachment debate plays out among Democrats at CNN town hall forums
A central question faced candidates throughout the night: Who is best positioned to deny Trump a second term?

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Osundairo brothers' lawsuit: Smollett ‘directed every aspect' of fake attack
The Osundairo brothers contend in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett paid them "a sum of money to stage the attack."

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Foxx recuses herself from case involving Chicago activist
Officers alleged in a court filing that Foxx appeared with activist Jedidiah Brown at a recent rally in support of her and took a selfie with him.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Kim Foxx recuses herself from case involving Chicago activist
Officers alleged in a court filing that Foxx appeared with activist Jedidiah Brown at a recent rally in support of her and took a selfie with him.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Beyonce's ‘Lemonade' available on Spotify, Apple Music starting today
Previously, the only place listeners could legally stream "Lemonade" in full was on Tidal, the Jay-Z-owned streaming service.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

The day Beyonce's ‘Lemonade' became available on Spotify, Apple Music is today
Previously, the only place listeners could legally stream "Lemonade" in full was on Tidal, the Jay-Z-owned streaming service.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Mechanical failure delays Metra Milwaukee District North trains
Inbound train No. 2122, which departed Fox Lake at 7:16 a.m., experienced a mechanical failure near Long Lake, according to Metra.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Eating Right: How sweet are stevia's benefits?
The non-nutritive sweetener is a product that is, ounce for ounce, 200 to 350 times sweeter than table sugar.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Malfunctioning air bags could affect 12.3M vehicles
Vehicles made by Toyota, Honda, Kia, Hyundai, Mitsubishi and Fiat Chrysler from the 2010 through 2019 model years are included in the probe.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Man hit by Metra train in Elmwood Park pronounced dead
An equipment train struck Sokol Slowamirs, 31, about 7:30 a.m. Monday near the station at 7600 W. Grand Ave.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Aurora woman arrested for firing at neighbor
Lagwanda Hudson, 44, and her neighbor had been involved in an ongoing dispute. Aurora police said. The source of the dispute was unclear.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Evanston police warn residents of arrest warrant phone scam
Since 4 p.m. Monday, at least four residents have reported being contacted by somebody claiming to be Evanston Police Sergeant Joe Bush.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Dear Abby: Should I still call my mom if she won't remember it?
The calls were a weekly habit for decades, but they're painful now that man's mother has dementia and barely speaks.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Burglar hits businesses in Little Village: police
In both reported incidents, the burglar entered the businesses through a window and fled with stolen property, Chicago police said.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Man, 24, missing from Hegewisch
Mack Cummings was last seen Sunday in the 2800 block of East 130th Street.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

12 shot, 1 killed Monday in Chicago
Twelve people were shot, one of them fatally, Monday in gun violence across Chicago.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Massive 6.3 earthquake strikes Philippines
The earthquake struck Tuesday afternoon east of Tutubigan in the country's central region.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

1 dead in Northwest Side fire
A 38-year-old man was pronounced dead after a fire in the 4800 block of North Keystone Avenue.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Catalytic converter thefts in Little Village prompt community alert
Police said three males were involved in two catalytic converters thefts in Little Village.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Pritzker ‘sticking by' call to impeach Trump: Mueller report ‘sad statement'
"I was right two years ago when I called for his impeachment, and I'm right today. I'm sticking by that," Pritzker told the Sun-Times.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 23, 2019

Horoscope for Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Moon Alert Caution: avoid shopping or important decisions from 6:15 a.m. until 6:15 p.m. Chicago time. After that, the moon moves from Sagittarius into Capricorn. Aries (March 21-April 19) Today there's a Moon Alert, which means travel, medicine and the law will be a bit unpredictable. Do not assume you know what will happen. Ditto […]

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man reported missing from Rogers Park
Nicholas Harrel, 37, was last seen April 14 in the 7600 block of North Sheridan Road, Chicago police said.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man jumps from vehicle that fell in Lake Michigan
The person was removed from the submerged vehicle in the 6100 block of South Promontory Drive.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Person pulled from vehicle in Lake Michigan
The person was removed from the submerged vehicle in the 6100 block of South Promontory Drive.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man critically wounded in Austin shooting
The 35-year-old was sitting in a parked car in the 5500 block of North Avenue when someone approached him and fired shots.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

2 men shot in East Garfield Park
The men, ages 18 and 23, were shot at 5:47 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of North Avers, according to Chicago police.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man, 44, shot while standing in front yard in Englewood
The man was standing in front of a home in the 6800 block of South Justine when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in the leg, police said.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man's body found in pond in Zion: police
Officers responded about 11:30 a.m. Monday after maintenance workers saw the body in the pond in the 1500 block of Lorelei Drive, police said.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Sanguinetti kicks off Congress bid accusing Casten of ‘palling around' with AOC
Ex-GOP lieutenant governor kicks off bid to unseat congressman portraying him as "the very, very socialist far left, like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez."

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

No regrets, apologies from shortstop Tim Anderson; White Sox thrash Orioles
"People don't know what we go through as black men," Anderson said. "What I said was one of those things that happens when black men get mad."

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

No regrets, apologies from White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson
"People don't know what we go through as black men," Anderson said. "What I said was one of those things that happens when black men get mad."

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

EDITORIAL: Don't ‘redshirt' 5-year-olds out of kindergarten
The state Senate did its job earlier this month by passing a bill that sets the age for kindergarten attendance at 5. The House should follow suit.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man charged with DUI in I-355 crash that injured pregnant driver
Doctors had to induced labor due to her injuries, the state's attorney's office said. The baby has been placed in intensive care.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

By the numbers: David Bote, Daniel Descalso and the truth about clutch hitting
No real pattern has been found in terms of who comes through and who falters when the game is on the line, and there is no clutch-hitting component i

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Man shot, wounded while driving on NW Side
He was driving in the 2100 block of North Pulaski when multiple people in a oncoming vehicle opened fire.

Chicago Sun-Times News
Apr 22, 2019

Trump plunges U.S. deeper into forgotten wars
Few Americans know that the United States is a participant in the bitter civil war in Yemen, a conflict that has savaged that impoverished country.

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