Rufus Carson was charged in an August 2018 rape and beating that left an 18-year-old woman hospitalized in serious condition with severe facial fractures.Alisa Hauser / Chicago Police Department

Woman, 18, Visiting Chicago From Poland Had To Relearn How To Walk And Talk After Brutal West Town Rape, Prosecutors Say

Rufus Carson, 38, charged in the West Town rape, rejected a 30-year plea deal Tuesday and could face 150 years in prison if the case goes to trial.

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State Rep. Curtis Tarver Charged With Carrying A Gun After His License Was Revoked, Police Say

Tarver was arrested late Monday in Woodlawn after police pulled him over for a busted headlight.

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16-Story Hotel Between Alhambra Palace And City Winery Approved By Key City Commission

In addition to the new hotel, the city's Plan Commission also approved an 11-story apartment building across the street from nearby Union Park.

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Work Begins To Turn Wilson Men’s Hotel In Uptown Into $1,000 Micro-Apartments

The former single-room occupancy building will be called Wilson Club and include 76 micro apartments.