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1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two men were shot — one fatally — about 10:30 p.m. Friday while they were traveling west in a vehicle in the 1800 block of West 19th Street in the Pilsen neighborhood.


Four residents of a building in Pilsen were forced out of their homes, after part of the front facade collapsed overnight. (Credit: CBS)

Building Façade Collapses In Pilsen

Several residents in the Pilsen neighborhood were forced out of their homes early Wednesday, after the façade of their building collapsed.


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Man Walking His Dog Shot On West Side

He was walking his dog when he was gunned down on Chicago’s West Side.


Quinn Chapel AME Church, at 24th Street and Wabash Avenue, is the city's oldest African-American church. (Credit: CBS)

2 Churches Near McCormick Not Holding Services During NATO Summit

Churches near McCormick place are taking steps to deal with the upcoming NATO summit. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports there will be no Sunday services at two historic houses of worship when the summit starts in two weeks.

CBS 2–05/06/2012

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Woman Shot, Killed At Party In Lawndale

A woman shot to death at a Southwest Side party Saturday morning has been identified.


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9 Dead, At Least 15 Wounded In Citywide Shootings

Nine people were killed and at least 15 others wounded in shootings across the city from Friday night through Monday morning.


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Woman, 2 Children Hospitalized After Pilsen Fire

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 4-month-old child is among those recovering after flames swept through a home in the Pilsen neighborhood. The fire broke out around 1:40 a.m. Wednesday in the basement of the three-story building […]

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012


Austin Neighborhood Man Shot Dead In Maywood

Maywood police are investigating the slaying of a Chicago man early Saturday in the west suburb, police said.


Whittier Elementary School Parents

Whittier School Sit-In Continues Despite Passing Of Deadline

Parents sitting in at the Whittier Elementary School fieldhouse let a construction deadline come and go Tuesday.

WBBM Newsradio–06/29/2011

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Body Pulled From River Near Chinatown

A body was pulled from the Chicago River’s South Branch near Chinatown this morning.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2011

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Pilsen Neighbors: Clean Toxic Lead At School

People in the Pilsen neighborhood are calling on the federal government to clean up toxic lead near a school.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011