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2 killed, 8 wounded in Thursday shootings across Chicago

A Chicago Police officer looks for shells casings after two people were shot early this morning on the 6600 block of Evans. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times Two people were killed in a shooting early Thursday, kicking off a violent day that ended in eight other people shot across Chicago. The double-fata

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 14:01:00

Rudy L. Horne dies at 49; Chicago native checked the math in 'Hidden Figures'

Until 2016, Rudy Horne was known for writing about subjects with titles like "Bright Discrete Solitons in Spatially Modulated DNLS Systems" and "Existence, Stability and Dynamics of Solitary Waves in Spinor Dynamical Lattices." That all changed on Christmas Day 2016, when "Hidden Figures" opened. He

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 15:07:00

Mild temperatures lead to weekend rain

Relative mild air of Pacific origin has spread into the Chicago area and will remain in control through the weekend. Temperatures are not excessively warm ... readings generally in the 40s ... but it is mild compared to the chill that prevailed for several days previously. A new storm system develop

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-19 01:43:24

Chicago's sanctuary city lawsuit in federal court

The fight over federal funding for sanctuary cities heads to court Friday, when oral arguments are set to begin at the Dirksen Federal Building. The city is fighting U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Millions of dollars to help fight crime are at stake. The city of Chicago claims Sessions has vio

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-01-19 12:59:42

UCPD issues alert on car jacking at Lake Park Avenue BP Gas Station

Staff Writer On Friday morning a car was stolen from the BP Gas Station on the 5100 block of South Lake Park Avenue, according to the University of Chicago Police Department. The robbery occurred just after 8:30 a.m. on Friday. University Police said two unknown people approached a driver at the BP

HPHERALD.COM - 2018-01-19 17:06:45

15-year-old boy shot multiple times after answering front door of Lawndale home

A 15-year-old boy was shot when he answered the door to his Lawndale home Thursday evening, police said. About 6 p.m., the teen answered the door to his home in the 1200 block of South Homan and was met by a male armed with a gun, Chicago Police said. He then shot the boy in the back multiple times

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 01:37:00

Emanuel, Rauner Discuss Chicago Making Amazon's Top 20 HQ2 List

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) - Mayor Emanuel and Governor Rauner had somewhat different perspectives on Chicago making the list of 20 possible sites for Amazon's much sought-after second headquarters. To be clear, Governor Rauner said that Chicago and Illinois have a lot to offer Amazon - everything it

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 09:39:27

North Park University pastor suspended for officiating gay wedding

Reverend Judy Peterson CHICAGO - The Evangelical Covenant Church has suspended the credentials of the campus pastor at North Park University for officiating at a same-sex wedding. Reverend Judy Peterson, who has worked with the university for over 11 years, faces a church disciplinary hearing Friday

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-19 17:14:57

Police: Deaths likely murder-suicide

A preliminary autopsy report into the deaths of three people found Wednesday in a Bryan apartment shows one shot and killed the others before turning the gun on himself. According to Bryan police, the report shows Virginia Ann Benefield and Larry Darnell Davis were shot and killed by Melvin Benefiel

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2018-01-19 06:00:00

Shooting at Bryan apartment ruled murder suicide

BRYAN, Texas -- The shooting in Bryan Wednesday morning ruled a murder suicide. The autopsy report showed that both Virginia Winzenried Benefield and Larry Darnell Davis were shot and killed by Melvin Benefield. Melvin Benefield then turned the gun on himself. We will update you with more informa

KAGSTV.COM - 2018-01-18 21:34:32

4 sought in two Bryan robberies, one successful, one not

BRYAN, TX - Bryan police are looking for four men they believe are responsible for two separate convenience store robberies about an hour and a half apart Wednesday night. At 9:23 p.m. officers were called to Tommy's Drive In at 1520 West 28th Street where four men tried to commit a robbery. The fou

CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-01-18 21:26:33

Bryan police: Triple slaying was double homicide, suicide

BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Police have said that a man shot and killed his wife and another man at a Central Texas apartment before turning his gun on himself. The bodies of Melvin Nathan Benefield, wife Virginia Ann Benefield, and neighbor Larry Darnell Davis were found at the Benefield's Bryan apartment

KALB.COM - 2018-01-19 07:24:00

Waco: Crash involving three vehicles sends one to hospital

WACO, Texas (KWTx) At least one person was transported to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash in Waco Wednesday night. Three vehicles were involved in the accident at South University Parks and Lockwood Lane around 6:30 p.m. Police are still investigating what led to the crash.

KWTX - 2018-01-18 04:44:00

Shooter in Bryan murder-suicide had previous domestic dispute with victim

BRYAN, Texas-Authorities are calling it a murder suicide after three people were found dead Wednesday in a Bryan apartment. Police said that 54-year-old Melvin Benefield shot his wife, 46-year-old Virginia Benefield, and 65-year-old Larry Davis. Court documents show a domestic dispute between the Be

KAGSTV.COM - 2018-01-19 02:46:35

Family homeless after early morning house fire

WACO, Texas (KWTX) A family is without their home after a fire scorched their house early Monday morning. Christina Guimond tells KWTX her 14-year-old daughter was awake past her bedtime when she heard crackling near her bedroom. Her daughter then woke her and her husband Daniel up and got the famil

KWTX - 2018-01-19 16:11:00

Fire leaves family in the cold

WACO, TX - There is not much damage visible from outside, but a Friday morning fire at a Waco home left the interior with damage and no heat to protect pipes or the family from cold temperatures. Fire units were sent to 2118 Park Avenue at 4:23 a.m. on a report of smoke in the home. When units arriv

CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-01-19 16:37:46

Girl's family gets $2 million settlement in New Jersey school bus death

The parents of a 14-year-old special needs student in Paterson, N.J., who died five years ago after stepping out of the rear emergency door of a moving school bus will receive $2 million in a lawsuit settlement. The Paterson Press reports that the settlement calls for the insurance provider for the

ASUMAG.COM - 2018-01-18 15:43:27

Inmate dies two days after attempting suicide

KEARNY -- A woman who attempted suicide at the Hudson County jail over the weekend has died, officials said. Cynthia Acosta was found hanging early Sunday morning. She was brought to Jersey City Medical Center where she remained in extremely critical condition for two days before dying on Tuesday, c

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 08:02:16

$50K Powerball ticket sold at grocery store

A $50,000 Powerball ticket for Wednesday's drawing was sold at a Burlington County grocery store. The ticket matching four numbers and the Powerball was bought at a ShopRite on Fairview Boulevard in Delran. Wednesday's winning numbers were 3, 33, 37, 51 and 57. The Powerball number was 21 with a mul

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:43:43

Three arrested in connection with 2016 Englewood armed home invasion

ENGLEWOOD - The suspected gunmen who allegedly robbed a couple in their Sutton Place condo nearly two years ago, and their alleged getaway driver have been arrested, police said. "For the last 20 months, our detectives worked on this case nonstop," Chief Lawrence Suffern said Thursday in a prepared

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-18 22:37:00