MARY MITCHELL: The daughter of the founder of Harold’s Chicken Shack is asking for the city’s help in her fight to stop people from ripping off the iconic brand. Kristen Pierce-Sherrod and her husband, Vincent Sherrod, say they are the legal owners of the Harold’s Chicken name, but a half-dozen “rogue” stores have popped up in recent years. “We want to take back control over what’s rightfully ours,” she said.
North and South Side riders of the CTA’s busiest rail line — the Red Line — should see improvements under plans outlined Wednesday. For North Read More
A South Side man was ordered held without bail Wednesday for allegedly sexually assaulting and robbing a woman at knifepoint after he followed her out Read More
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said Wednesday that understanding Tsarnaev’s family is key to their case, offering a glimpse of the defense Read More
NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia’s aggression in Ukraine, the alliance’s chief said Wednesday. Read More