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Police Investigate Report Of Girl Duct Taped Inside Van In Woodlawn

According to a community alert from Chicago Police, the girl was walking home from school in the 1000 block of East 63rd Street shortly before 4 p.m., when a man grabbed her from behind, and tried to pull her into a white full-sized van with painted windows.

08/26/2014

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Police: 1 Killed, 1 Wounded In West Englewood Shooting

Two men, ages 34 and 35, were standing outside in the 2000 block of West 63rd Street about 2:37 a.m. when a black vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, police said. The vehicle then drove off in an unknown direction.

07/04/2014

Joey Jones is charged with murder and attempted murder for two separate shootings on April 1, 2014. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Chicago Lawn Slaying, Uptown Shooting

Joey Jones, 31, has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 57-year-old Omar Maslat, a cashier at a convenience store in the 2400 block of West 63rd Street. He’s also been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of 50-year-old Brion Payne in Uptown.

04/02/2014

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Man Shot To Death In Chicago Lawn

The man, thought to be in his 50s, was shot in the chest about 6:15 a.m. in the 2400 block of West 63rd Street.

04/01/2014

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Man Charged In Teen’s Stabbing Death

Adan Montano, 37, was charged with one count of first degree murder for allegedly stabbing 18-year-old Stephanie Serrano to death at a house party Monday night.

01/08/2014

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Woman Stabbed To Death In Chicago Lawn

The 18-year-old woman was at a party at an apartment building in the 2900 block of West 63rd Street when she got into an argument with a man about 10:15 p.m.

01/07/2014

The CTA has rebuilt 10 miles of the Red Line, from 95th Street to Chinatown. (CBS)

Authorities: Person Struck, Killed By Red Line Train In Englewood

Red Line trains are resuming normal service after a person was struck and killed by a train Wednesday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said.

12/04/2013

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Man Found Dead In South Side Police Station Restroom

A citizen attempting to use the restroom at the station, at 1438 W. 63rd St., found the man unresponsive about 6:30 a.m. Thursday.

11/22/2013

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods Gets OK To Set Up Shop In Englewood

Upscale grocer Whole Foods — derisively known as “Whole Paycheck” for its high prices — got the OK Thursday to set up shop in Chicago’s impoverished Englewood community.

11/22/2013

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods To Open Store In Englewood

As part of the city’s strategy to eliminate so-called “food deserts” in Chicago, City Hall has reached an agreement with Whole Foods to bring an 18,000-square-foot grocery store in the Englewood neighborhood.

09/04/2013

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Police Warn Woodlawn Residents About Recent Gunpoint Robberies

Police are warning residents in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood about two recent robberies.

07/23/2013

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4 Hurt In South Side Crash

Four people were injured, three of them critically, in a two-car crash on the South Side Sunday evening.

06/24/2013

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9 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.

02/11/2013

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Cop Shoots Man Who Attacked CTA Passenger

A CTA passenger and bus driver were hospitalized Thursday evening after being attacked by another passenger, who Chicago Police shot and later Tased to subdue him.

11/22/2012

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1 Dead, 5 Wounded In Shootings Over Just 1 Hour

It was another violent night in Chicago, with one man killed and five others injured in shootings in a period of just one hour.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

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Ald. Thompson Hospitalized After Collapsing At Music Festival

Ald. JoAnn Thompson (16th) remained hospitalized Monday after collapsing the day before.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

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Three Hurt In Dan Ryan Crash

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway Sunday afternoon.

07/15/2012

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Teen Shot And Killed In Marquette Park

A 16-year-old boy died after he was shot in the head Saturday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood.

06/10/2012

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8 Shot During Overnight Hours On South, West Sides

Another violent night on the streets of Chicago has sent eight people – including two teenage boys – to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

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On This Day In 1950: The Green Hornet Streetcar Disaster

One of the city’s worst mass transit disasters occurred on this day 62 years ago on the South Side.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

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