It was inspired by the plot of the new Spike Lee film, 'Chi-Raq'
Medical marijuana dispensaries are open for business in Illinois.
Tyshawn Lee was shot multiple times in an alley way in the city’s South Side
‘The most abhorrent, cowardly, unfathomable crime I’ve ever witnessed in 35 years of policing’
Police arrested the father who said he bought the weapon for protection as he is a former gang member and ‘snitched’ in a trial
Police say the father of the two boys knowingly stored the loaded gun on top of a refrigerator where the children were able to access it
This autumn is the perfect time to explore the city's architectural heritage
As its first architectural biennial opens to visitors, David Whitley is blown away by the Windy City
Central Park breaks 118-year-old record when the temperature dropped to -15C
A long-running legal battle in the United States could change the way Sherlock Holmes and other characters are portrayed in future books and films
With Arctic winds plummeting temperatures to -50C, much of North America has shut down as authorities warn of the life-threatening freeze
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Krokodil, which is considered more addictive that heroin, originated in Russia
Authorities say there are no reports of fatalities and that no one is in custody
How do you like your champagne moments? Suzann Pettersen posted her entry with victory at the Evian Championship to claim her second major championship. An eight-footer for par at the last to give her a two-shot victory over 16-year-old prodigy Lydia Ko triggered an avalanche of corks at the foot of the Alps.
In the context of what had gone before, a birdie was cause for letting off flares. After three in four holes around the turn yesterday and an eagle at the last for a 68 Rory McIlroy was pledging a round of drinks in the Conway Farms clubhouse.