Diangelo Haynes, 29, sent the teen explicit texts, promising to "make her toes curl," prosecutors said.
Terrell Johnson, 19, was arrested and charged with giving the teen second-degree burns, authorities said.
Chicago newcomer Alex Zielonko created the free iPhone app after falling asleep a few times on the "L."
The Tax Increment Financing district would be the eighth eliminated by the mayor.
A 26-year-old man was killed in Austin. Three men were hurt when gunfire erupted in an Englewood lounge.
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Mensa Kifle, 20, was shot to death outside the Lickity Split frozen custard shop last week.Read More »
The 60-year-old suburban man was simply walking by panhandlers fighting over turf, a prosecutor said.Read More »
A coffee shop and a gallery with art and museum quality furniture joined the neighborhood this week.Read More »
"The Cubs need to start the work as soon as possible," said Ald. Tom Tunney.Read More »
A fry bar offering poutine and rooftop flicks could be coming to Milwaukee Ave. as early as April.Read More »
The NCAA announced the decision for more than 500 championship event sites Wednesday.Read More »
Two other children were found alive in the apartment in the 3700 block of West 13th Street, police said.Read More »
The Lincoln Avenue store is set to close Dec. 28 barring an 11th-hour buyer stepping forward.Read More »
The deadline to sign up children for CPS selective enrollment testing is Friday.Read More »
Residents had split feelings about the express bus proposal at a Tuesday night open house.Read More »
The trees will eventually be given away to people who still need them, but for now they're decorations.Read More »
VIDEO: And we talked to an expert about the upcoming CPS selective enrollment tests.Read More »
The home at 205 W. Eugenie St. Unit G was listed earlier this month.Read More »
John P. Lara, 31, had the lights flashing and siren on but was not responding to an emergency, cops said.Read More »
The French bakery, closing Dec. 31, had a non-compete clause with New Wave forbidding certain sales.Read More »