CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) - A teenage boy was fatally wounded by a gunshot Friday evening during a police chase in Lawndale, officers said.
Chicago police say the chase started after officers saw the boy with a gun about 6:55 p.m. in the 1500 block of South Keelerc.
They questioned the boy; he ran away and, police say, eventually shot himself in the head. … More
Communities ravaged by flooding and residents tired of having outdoor plans spoiled in the northeastern United States will welcome some dry days during the coming week.
Wet weather continued to wreak havoc across parts of the northeastern United States this week while a major bridge collapse killed dozens amid severe storms in Italy.
This year’s final NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway will be threatened by showers and thunderstorms on Saturday night.
Of the more than 614,000 bridges standing in the United States, many of them face the threat of damage from extreme natural events.