At 13 years old, Connor Bedard, was proclaimed “the future of hockey.” Four years later, he was selected at No. 1 by the Chicago Blackhawks as the “cornerstone” of their rebuild.
The Bears played on Christmas Eve (Dec. 24) for the first time in 1989 and Christmas Day (Dec. 25) in 2005.
The oldest rivalry in the NFL doesn’t include a team from Green Bay, Wis.
Illinois has a vast real estate market, with average home values ranging from around $65,000 to upwards of $400,000 in counties throughout the state.
Search the map to see how Illinois home values compare by ZIP code.
Take a look at our map to see the median rent price in each Chicago ZIP code.
Here are some affordable, kid-friendly Halloween events going on across the city through Oct. 31.
Using data from the Zillow Home Value Index, here are the top 10 most expensive ZIP codes in the Chicago area.
Browse the map to see where active wildfires are burning in the United States.
Can the Chicago Bears go from worst to first?
The South American country is the world’s largest exporter of bananas, shipping about 7.2 tons a year by sea. It is also wedged between the world’s largest cocaine producers, Peru and Colombia, and drug traffickers find containers filled with bananas the perfect vehicle to smuggle their product.
This database shows contributions over $10,000 made to the Obama Foundation.
The latest data at least offers a hopeful sign that the increases in violent crime during the pandemic were not the start of a new era of steadily rising crime, as many experts had worried. But the data is limited to the cities in which the council could obtain data, and the authors cautioned that for some categories only a few cities released statistics.
Of the 174 names on the list, 120 are members of the Chicago Police Department. Officers from other departments include the Cook County sheriff’s office, law enforcement officers within departments of correction and more than a dozen suburban communities.
As loved ones still mourn the loss of those killed a year ago, countless communities have come to learn what it’s like to lose loved ones to gun violence.
Tribune photographers captured moments around the city as thick smoke hung in the air.
Here is a look at how Illinois compares with other states by number of monkeypox cases, as recorded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Fourteen states currently have bans on abortion at all stages of pregnancy, one when cardiac activity can be detected around six weeks, and three at 12 to 15 weeks.
Climate change is bringing more extreme heat to Chicago. Explore community trends with interactive maps showing the city's hotter areas.
Use this database to search the names listed within the Illinois attorney general’s report for the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Chicago’s population as of July 1, 2022, was estimated at 2,665,039.
Here’s an in-depth look at voter turnout from Chicago's mayoral runoff election broken down in graphics.
Schools across Illinois tested their water for lead because of a 2017 Illinois law. Find the results here.
Here’s a look at the total number of votes cast per precinct in Chicago's April 4 mayoral runoff election and how it compare with Feb. 28's results.
Another hearing. Another delay. This is what passes for progress in the Cook County criminal courts, a system that a Tribune investigation found is failing at its most essential function: ensuring fair and timely justice.