The FBI is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the capture of two convicted robbers who rappelled down the side of a high-rise federal jail in the South Loop, scurrying some 15 floors to freedom on a rope made of bedsheets.
Police say a suburban ambulance driver was three times over the legal limit for alcohol when he ran a red light, his emergency lights and sirens on, and crashed into a pickup truck on the North Side. […]
TCF will also add 52 more 'L' station ATMsTCF National Bank said Wednesday it will close 37 branches inside Jewel stores in the Chicago area in order to focus on growth elsewhere, including the addition of more "L" station ATMs. […]
A generally smooth rush hour was reported this morning as the second winter storm to hit in four days dropped up to 3 inches of snow across the Chicago area. Next: Brutal cold, with wind chills at 15 to 30 below zero tonight. […]