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Elderly Woman Airlifted To Hospital After Early Morning Crash

The incident happened at 12:45 a.m. near 75th Street and the curve at Route 34. The woman was traveling westbound in her Cadillac sedan when it hit a median, crossed over eastbound lanes and rolled over into a ditch.

05/29/2014

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Owner Of Building Where Firefighters Died Gets 6 Months For Contempt

The owner of a building where two firefighters died in an extra-alarm blaze in 2010 has pleaded guilty to contempt charges for failing to make court-ordered repairs to the building, and he has been sentenced to six months in jail.

05/15/2014

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1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

Just before 7 p.m., 36-year-old Chad Collins was shot in the 2300 block of East 75th Street, authorities said. Collins, of Harvey, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead.

03/10/2014

Crews battle an extra-alarm fire that collapsed the roof of a store at the corner of 75th and King on Friday. (Credit: NVP News Video)

Store Roof Collapses In Extra-Alarm Blaze On South Side

Flames and heavy smoke were already shooting through the roof of the Dollar & Up store near the intersection of East 75th Street and South Martin Luther King Drive when crews responded about 12:15 a.m.

01/17/2014

An ambulance responds at the scene of a person trapped on ice at 75th and the lake. (CBS/Pamela Jones)

Man Rescued From Icy Lakefront

Chicago first-responders rescued an individual at 75th Street and the lakefront this afternoon following emergency calls of a person stuck on the ice.

01/02/2014

Dwayne Timberlake (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Charges Filed In 2011 Shooting Death Of South Side Woman

Dwayne Timberlake, 22, was charged with first-degree murder for allegedly shooting and killing 24-year-old Princess Cole Streeter near the intersection of 75th Street and Exchange Avenue in the early hours of Feb. 5, 2011

11/06/2013

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2 Dead, 22 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Overnight

A 36-year-old man who was shot in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood died about an hour later, after he was rushed to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.

09/20/2013

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2 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Evening

Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

08/13/2013

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17-Year-Old Shot In South Shore

The boy is at least the 12th person wounded in shootings in the city since Wednesday night and the sixth since Thursday afternoon.

07/26/2013

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

7 Injured In Gun Violence Since Thursday Night

At least seven people were injured in shootings across the city Thursday night and early Friday. A Chicago Police officer also shot a teen who ran from officers during a street stop early Friday in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.

06/14/2013

Three women were hurt when a car hit a tree late Monday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Three Women Hurt In South Side Crash

They were in a car that crashed into a tree in the 0 to 100 block of East 75th Street about 11:20 p.m., Fire Media Affairs said.

06/04/2013

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Four Wounded In South Shore Shooting

Four people were wounded in a Thursday afternoon shooting on a South Shore neighborhood street — just a block away from where five people were wounded in a December shooting.

02/07/2013

A fire in the South Shore neighborhood displaced seven people.

Seven Displaced By South Shore Fire

Firefighters began fighting the fire early Sunday morning on 75th Place, between Exchange and Coles.

12/09/2012

Jovan Killingsworth, 20, of the 6400 block of South May Street, was charged with four counts of aggravated assault with a firearm to a police officer and one count of unlawful use of a weapon. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Held On $500K Bond In Police-Involved Shooting On South Side

A man has been charged in connection with a police-involved shooting early Friday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side that left him hospitalized.

09/09/2012

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Suspect Wounded In Police Shooting

There has been another police-involved shooting, this time on the South Side.

09/07/2012

Wal-Mart (file; Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Naperville Offers Big Tax Incentive To Keep Wal-Mart From Leaving

Residents of some parts of Chicago protested and tried to stop Wal-Mart when the retailer announced plans to move in, but in Naperville, the city government is willing to dish out some big money to keep Wal-Mart from leaving.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2012

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Another Bloody Night In Chicago: 1 Dead, 10 Injured

It was another bloody night in Chicago, as gunfire ripped through communities on the South and West sides and left one person dead and 10 others injured between Monday afternoon and early Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

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3 Shot In South Shore Neighborhood

Three people were shot Saturday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side.

04/22/2012

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Woman Dead, Man Wounded In Grand Crossing Shooting

Police are searching for a gunman who killed a woman and wounded a man in a drive-by shooting in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Carter Funeral Home

South Shore Funeral Home Expects To Reopen Soon

Five days after his funeral home was shut down for lack of heat or power, a South Shore mortician said he’s not about to go out of business.

WBBM Newsradio–02/26/2012

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