14th Street

Firefighters use foam to control fire found under the dock area of a Near West Side commercial building. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

No Injuries In Fire At Near West Side Commercial Building

Firefighters responded to the four-story building near 14th Street and Western Avenue at 7:23 p.m., Fire Media spokesman Jeff Lyle said. The fire was found below the building’s dock area.

02/06/2015

A bicyclist died after a car hit him from behind in west suburban Forest Park. The car kept going after the crash. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Bicyclist Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Forest Park

Witnesses said a speeding silver sedan struck the cyclist from behind, sending him flying into the air, and then kept going.

06/02/2014

Police Lights Police Car

Woman Sexually Assaulted, Husband Robbed In South Loop

Residents in the South Loop are being urged to be vigiliant- after an armed man sexually assaulted a woman.

01/10/2013

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Gas Leak Blocks Off Canal Street In South Loop

A gas leak caused traffic headaches in a busy part of the South Loop Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

Morgan Street Barricade

Police Blockade Area Near UIC For 4 Hours After Robbery

What started as an armed robbery on the city’s Near West Side turned into what police thought was a barricade situation overnight.

12/06/2011

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Car Slams Into BBQ Takeout In North Chicago, Followed By Copper Thieves

A shuttered barbecue take-out place in North Chicago was rammed by a car and stripped of its metal components, in what police say might be two separate crimes.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011