Police huddle before a Monday night news conference after a gunman opened fire at Mercy Hospital, leaving a young officer, a doctor and another hospital employee dead. Mauricio Peña / Block Club Chicago

4 Dead After Gunman Opens Fire At Mercy Hospital: ‘We Don’t Know How Much Damage He Was Prepared To Do’

"This tears at the soul of our city," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said. The gunman killed a doctor in the parking lot before going into the hospital and killing the officer and a hospital worker, police said.

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Pilsen’s Via Crucis ‘Brings People Together’ On Good Friday

To celebrate Good Friday, hundreds of Catholics walked along 18th Street for the annual reenactment of the living stations of the cross in Pilsen.

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Happy Village Officially Sells For $1.5 Million — But Dive Bar’s Renovation On Hold ‘For One Last Summer’

"We're going to run it as-is for the next six months," said Andrew Miller, one of the bar's new owners. "We're cognizant of the connection people have with this place."