Shots fired near Niles North high school after basketball game

Authorities are investigating after gunshots were fired near Niles North High School after a basketball game Friday night in north suburban Skokie. Fans leaving Niles North at 10:04 p.m. after a basketball game against Evanston Township High School ran back to the school to tell officers that they’d heard gunshots in the 9700 block of LeClaire Avenue, according to a statement from Skokie police. Niles North is located less than a block away at 9800 Lawler Ave. Witnesses told investigators that...

Man shot while driving on Northwest Side

A man was shot early Sunday while driving in the Arcadia Terrace neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 27-year-old was driving about 4:30 p.m. when...

65-year-old man shot on CTA bus in Austin

A 65-year-old man was shot on a CTA bus Saturday evening in the West Side Austin neighborhood. He was on the bus just after 6 p.m. when he heard...

Man, 44, wounded in Bronzeville drive-by shooting

A man was wounded Saturday night in a South Side Bronzeville neighborhood drive-by shooting. The 44-year-old was sitting in his vehicle about 11:40 p...

Man shot in knee in Heart of Italy

A man was shot in the knee early Sunday in the Heart of Italy neighborhood on the South Side. The 28-year-old was walking about 2:45 a.m. in the 2300...

Police: 2 men shot dead in Belmont Central drive-by attack

Two men were shot to death early Sunday in a Belmont Central neighborhood drive-by attack on the Northwest Side. The men, ages 19 and 25, were...