A chance meeting, a baptism of fire and a magical night in Chicago: 40 years after the concert of Muddy Waters and the Rolling Stones

A chance meeting, a baptism of fire and a magical night in Chicago: 40 years after the concert of Muddy Waters and the Rolling Stones

In the increasingly hot British blues scene of the early ’60s, a handful of youngsters seek to reflect on the deepest traditions on the other side of the Atlantic. The name of Muddy waters had already functioned as a password for the chance encounter between Mick jagger and Keith Richards it was one more than … Read more

VIDEO: Public transportation bus crashes into KFC restaurant, injuring two in Chicago

VIDEO: Public transportation bus crashes into KFC restaurant, injuring two in Chicago

A Chicago Transit Authority bus crashed into a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant. Photo: Yuichi Yamazaki / Getty Images A Chicago Transit Authority bus crashes into Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant, the driver was reportedly trapped in the wreckage. It’s unclear how many people were on the bus, but according to the Chicago Fire Department, at least … Read more

Chicago woman who helped store her mother’s body in a suitcase in Indonesia after boyfriend killed her she left prison

Chicago woman who helped store her mother’s body in a suitcase in Indonesia after boyfriend killed her she left prison

Heather Mack during the sentencing hearing against her in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia on April 21, 2015. Photo: Agung Parameswara / AFP / Getty Images The Chicago woman, convicted of helping her boyfriend kill her mother in Indonesia and hiding the body in a suitcase with the intention of fleeing, was released from prison on Friday. … Read more

Immigrant who lived for three months in Chicago airport after arriving from Los Angeles acquitted of charges

Immigrant who lived for three months in Chicago airport after arriving from Los Angeles acquitted of charges

Travelers at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. Photo: Scott Olson / AFP / Getty Images A man who lived for three months at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport undetected was acquitted this week of a related criminal charge. A Cook County judge told Aditya Singh, 37, not guilty this Tuesday of illegal transfer to a restricted … Read more

They release images of the three minors who would have shot and killed a young Latina in Chicago when she was sitting in a car in front of her house

They release images of the three minors who would have shot and killed a young Latina in Chicago when she was sitting in a car in front of her house

Authorities in Chicago are on the trail of the three suspects in the shooting and murder of Melissa De La Garza. Photo: Chicago Police and CPS / Courtesy The Chicago Police Department released a new video showing the three suspects in the shooting and killing of 18-year-old Melissa de la Garza last month. Detectives from … Read more