Chicago

Obama recalls Hitler, advocates democracy

Even though he didn’t specifically mention Donald Trump by name, President Barack…

Chita Rivera keeps her options open

Chita Rivera shrugs off a question raised by a character in the…

Justice report finds excessive force, shoddy discipline by Chicago police

CHICAGO — A damning U.S. Department of Justice report released Friday morning…

Facebook beating of disabled white teen becomes conservative rallying cry

CHICAGO — A depraved attack on a mentally disabled white teen broadcast…

Scoop: J.Lo, Marc Anthony reunite in Miami in support of Hillary

It wasn’t a trick and to many, it was probably a treat,…

Sheriff: 2 bailiffs, suspect dead in Michigan courthouse

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — Two bailiffs were shot and killed Monday inside…

US cities see unexplained rise in violent crimes this year

CHICAGO — Violent crimes — from homicides and rapes to robberies —…

TSA chief: Help is on the way to address long airport lines

WASHINGTON — The Transportation Security Administration will add 768 new screeners by…

Deadline looms for Gov. Jerry Brown to act on tobacco age

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on…

Police begin wider body camera use after months of testing

BOSTON — After months of testing, many of the nation's big-city police…

Police: 6 dead in Chicago home in possible murder-suicide

CHICAGO — Chicago police on Thursday found the bodies of four men,…

Chicago police misconduct has frayed relations with blacks

CHICAGO — A South Side police commander and his officers tortured black…

Responding to mistrust, feds investigate Chicago police

CHICAGO — Responding to deepening mistrust of one of the nation's largest…

Chicago mayor fires police chief in wake of video release

CHICAGO — Rahm Emanuel sought for months to keep the public from…

Chicago police officer charged with murder in teen’s death; video released

CHICAGO — A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager…

Harvey and Murphy lead Mets over Cubs 4-2 in NLCS opener

NEW YORK — Matt Harvey, Daniel Murphy and the New York Mets…