Sears Holdings Corp., parent of the Sears and Kmart retail chains, filed for bankruptcy protection early Monday — a last-ditch effort to save an American icon that shaped shopping habits for more than a century.
Two Chicago police officers are facing dismissal after the department's top cop found they should not have fired at a stolen Jaguar convertible two years ago during a chaotic chase that ended with the unarmed teen driver being killed by another o...
The foundation representing basketball player Stephen Curry and his wife, author and television personality Ayesha Curry, recently donated between $10,000 to $100,000 to the Obama Foundation, the updated contributors report reveals.
Calumet City police officers acted with “utter disregard” for the safety of others last November when they initiated a high-speed, inter-jurisdictional pursuit of teenage shoplifting suspects that ended in a serious two-vehicle crash, a lawsu...
Hundreds of supporters have donated more than $51,000 so far to help the school-age daughters of Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, convicted earlier this month in the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald.
Waiting for the “L” during this stretch of unseasonably cold weather and wish the heat lamps were on? Well, you might want to press your luck and hit the clunky metal heater buttons and see what happens.
“Bait bills” tucked into the $3,774 stolen from a Carpentersville bank last week and brought to a Barrington bank on the same day led to the arrest of the suspect, a criminal complaint filed in federal court said.
Waukegan police arrested a local woman and charged her with murder last week following an incident they described as “domestically charged” that ended with her allegedly striking and killing her boyfriend with a vehicle.
One of Sears’ many contributions to Chicago-area history was its role in the growth of the “reverse commute,” the trend of employees traveling from the city to work in the suburbs, instead of downtown.