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West Garfield Park crash kills woman, 23

A 23-year-old woman has died after a car crash early Saturday on the West Side.<p>Brianna Lindsey, 23, of the 500 block of North Pine Street, was pronounced dead at 9:24 a.m. Saturday at Stroger Hospital, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.<p>Lindsey was driving east in the 4400 block …

Jimmy Butler's surprising, remarkable friendship with Mark Wahlberg

The morning after Mark Wahlberg attended last Sunday's Golden Globes featured the typical bustle of a house with four children and two working parents.<p>School beckoned. A business trip loomed.<p>Suddenly, a text message arrived: <i>Please make sure my best friend knows I'm wishing her a happy birthday and</i> …

Topping off tank can lead to costly repair

<b>Q: My wife called my attention to a squib on Page 66 of the January issue of</b> <b>Good Housekeeping</b> <b>that</b> <b>says one should not pump more gasoline after the first automatic shut-off</b> <b>because that action may damage the emissions system. I am asking about this because I apparently did just that two months ago.</b></b> …

1 dead, 4 wounded in shootings

A man was killed and four other people were wounded in shootings citywide Sunday, Chicago police said.<p>At 6 p.m., police were called to the 1900 block of North Keeler Avenue in the Hermosa neighborhood and found a 39-year-old man shot in an alley, said Officer Michelle Tannehill, a police …

Box office: Kevin Hart and Ice Cube's 'Ride Along 2' unseats 'Star Wars'

The box office power of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” wore off this week as Universal Pictures’ “Ride Along 2” unseated the latest chapter in the space saga from the top spot it’s held for four weeks.<p>The sequel to the 2014 buddy cop comedy hit starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube grossed an estimated …

Best British food in Chicago

Best British food in Chicago<p>1<p>Photograph: Erica Gannett<p>Restaurants, British<p>Owen & Engine<p>Logan Square<p>At this gastropub, classic British comfort food is …

Food (UK)

Sweet'N Low to end Brooklyn production after nearly 60 years

For almost 60 years, tiny pink packets of Sweet'N Low have flowed, millions upon millions, from Cumberland Packing Corp., the Brooklyn company where the sugar substitute was first created.<p>But the family-owned company told workers just over a week ago that manufacturing and packing work would stop …

1 dead in DuPage crash on I-290

One person has died after the vehicle he was driving crashed Sunday morning into a parked trailer in a construction zone on the shoulder of Interstate 290 in Itasca, officials said.<p>According to Illinois State Police officials, the crash happened at 8:49 a.m. on I-290 westbound at Thordale East in …

2nd NFL team in Chicago? After Rams move, what's Shahid Khan thinking?

When former Mayor Richard M. Daley floated the concept of a second NFL team in Chicago before the 2012 season, fantasy trumped reality.<p>The possibility appeared as impractical as it was improbable. Daley sounded hopelessly out of touch, stuck in another era, even suggesting government assistance for …

Schedule gets tough at seemingly inopportune time for Bulls

Monday's matinee at the Pistons on the NBA's Martin Luther King Jr. Day showcase begins a stretch of 10 of 13 road games for the Bulls and eight games against teams in playoff spots as of Sunday morning.<p>That doesn't sound ideal for a team that has dropped four or five and is dealing with the …

Hot Doug's is taking over Publican Quality Meats on January 18

Doug Sohn always seems to have something new up his sleeve, whether it's making pizza for Piece or serving sausages during Cubs games. The latest …

Sausages

Bulls plan to replace Joakim Noah by committee

Coach Fred Hoiberg mentioned rookie big man Cristiano Felicio twice during his post-practice remarks Sunday, an indication of how quickly Joakim Noah's impending shoulder surgery affected the Bulls' big-man depth.<p>Hoiberg said Taj Gibson, who also happens to be the starting power forward, is the …

Americans freed in Iran arrive in Germany

The Americans released by Iran have arrived in Germany, according to a U.S. State Department official speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss their status.<p>No other details were immediately available about how long they would remain in Germany and when they might return to the U.S.<p>Earlier on …

3 charged in Uptown armed robbery

A man and two boys were charged with armed robbery after they robbed a man at gunpoint in the Uptown neighborhood early Sunday, Chicago police said.<p>Richard Brooks, 18, of the 5000 block of North Ashland Avenue and two boys, whose names were not available because they are juveniles, were charged …