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A damaged Chevy Cobalt from a crash at 71st and King. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Dead, One Injured In Greater Grand Crossing Crash

About 9:20 p.m. a Honda Odyssey minivan heading north on King Drive struck a Chevrolet Cobalt at the intersection of 71st Street, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

10/22/2014

The former Dominick's store in the South Shore neighborhood is the only Dominick's location that has yet to find a new owner, but local residents think they've found a buyer in New Orleans-based Sterling Farms, owned by actor and entrepreneur Wendell Pierce. (Credit: CBS)

Hairston Gives Mariano’s CEO Tour Of Possible Store Sites In South Shore

Ald. Leslie Hairston (5th), who earlier criticized the Mariano’s grocery store chain for ignoring her ward, has taken the company’s top man on a tour of possible sites to open a new store.

08/19/2014

Firefighters work to extricate someone from a vehicle involved in a crash early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Four Injured In Greater Grand Crossing Crash

Four people were injured, three of them critically, in a crash early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

08/06/2014

James Jones (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Fatal June Shooting In Chicago Lawn

James Jones, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder for the shooting that killed 18-year-old Demarcus Boswell on June 19, authorities said.

07/25/2014

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Man Killed In Chicago Lawn

The man, 18, was in the 2800 block of West 71st Street at 4:52 p.m. when he was shot in the face and torso.

06/19/2014

This pickup truck smashed into a store on the South Side. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Woman Buying Lottery Tickets Injured After Pickup Slams Into Store

A woman buying lottery tickets at a South Side convenience store was injured when a pickup truck careened into the building.

04/18/2014

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

4 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 3 a.m. Saturday on the Near West Side.

09/23/2013

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Overnight

No one was in custody for any of the shootings Tuesday morning.

08/20/2013

Chicago police officers investigate in the Park Manor neighborhood, after a 16-year-old boy and his 15-year-old girlfriend were shot near a gas station. A 49-year-old man also was wounded. (Credit: CBS)

4 Teens Wounded In 2 Separate Shootings Overnight

In the most recent shooting, a 16-year-old boy and his 15-year-old girlfriend were shot while walking home from a basketball game. The boy was critically wounded.

08/15/2013

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday Night

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.

08/10/2013

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2 Teens Among 6 Hurt In Shootings, Stabbing Tuesday Night

One teen, a 16-year-old boy, was in the 1700 block of West 71st Street in the West Englewood about 7:55 p.m. when a group of males approached him and demanded the bicycle he was riding.

07/31/2013

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2 Dead, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two people were killed and at least 17 others were hurt in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, including two people shot when gunfire erupted near a passing ambulance — forcing paramedics to take cover and call for help.

06/10/2013

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Man Found Shot In Neck At West Englewood Gas Station

How or where the 26-year-old was shot remains uncertain because much of the man’s story does not check out, police said.

06/07/2013

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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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Man Shot In Chest While Driving On South Side

A man was shot in the chest early Sunday as he drove in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

09/16/2012

71st And Western Fatal Shooting

1 Killed, 3 Wounded In Separate Shootings 1 Mile, And 10 Minutes, Apart

One man was killed and another was injured in a shooting at 71st Street and Western Avenue Monday night.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2012

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28-Year-Old Mother Killed In Crash On South Halsted Street

One woman was killed and three others were injured early Friday in a crash that closed busy South Halsted Street in the Hamilton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

71st Street Bus Attack

Rider: Teens ‘Got On The Bus And Started Beating On People’

The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications has released the 911 tapes from a horrifying attack this month, in which four teenagers disabled a CTA bus and beat and robbed a passenger.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

Anthony Williams (left) and Darius Love (right), both 17, were charged with beating a CTA bus driver on Jan. 21, 2012. Two 13-year-old boys were also charged as juveniles in the attack. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

4 Teens Charged With Beating On CTA Bus

Four teens — two of them 17 years old and two who are 13 — were arrested Saturday night shortly after they allegedly disabled a CTA bus and beat someone on board.

01/22/2012

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Hundreds Come To South Side Church For Free Thanksgiving Groceries

Hundreds of people came to a Roman Catholic Church on Chicago’s South Side Wednesday to get free groceries for Thanksgiving meals.

WBBM Newsradio–11/23/2011

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