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26-Year-Old Man Shot in Chicago's Gold CoastPolice say the victim is in critical condition at Northwestern.
Melrose Park Man Charged With Sexual Assault, Child PornRodolfo Salazar, 39, was charged after a sheriff’s department investigation stemming from a report Monday that Salazar had sexually assaulted a 14-year-old Villa Park girl multiple times in the 10300 block of West Medill Avenue in unincorporated Melrose Park, according to the sheriff’s office.
Police Coach Baseball In Englewood To Bridge The Gap With CommunityKids playing baseball on a sunny afternoon isn’t news, but what’s happening in Englewood this summer certainly is.
Teen Beating Victim Organizes Anti-Violence RallyA mob on the West Side beat a teenager so severely, he needed facial surgery; but the boy isn’t seeking revenge, he’s taking action to bring peace to his community.
After Yearlong Budget Impasse, Optimism Growing In SpringfieldState lawmakers were holding their breath Wednesday night over a tentative deal to end the epic budget stalemate.
Istanbul Suicide Bombing Begs Question: Why Target Turkey?If federal officials are correct, and the suicide bombing at Istanbul’s largest airport was the work of ISIS, then why Turkey, a country that's predominantly Muslim?

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Emma: White Sox Will Ultimately Determine Ventura's FateVentura is managing through the final year of his contract.
Levine: Melky Cabrera Out With Sore WristThe White Sox will be without left fielder Melky Cabrera for three to four games.
Bulls' Jimmy Butler Praises Derrick Rose, Says 'It Had To Be One Of Us' Getting Traded"I don't think anything's for certain," Butler says of whether the Bulls will for certain keep him after trade speculation.
Recently Cut By White Sox, Mat Latos Signs Minor League Deal With NationalsLatos got off to a brilliant start to the season before it unraveled in Chicago.
Cubs Roll Past Reds For 3-Game SweepAnthony Rizzo got it started early with a three-run inside-the-park homer, and Chicago won 9-2.
Brian Campbell: 'I'll Take A Discount To Play' With BlackhawksChicago has its sights set on improving its blue line depth.

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