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Two Shot In South Chicago

An 18-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man were standing on a sidewalk near 85th Street and Exchange Avenue when a light-colored vehicle stopped by them, and someone inside fired shots.


Four people were injured in a crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway near 85th Street early Wednesday. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Dan Ryan Wreck; Rain Blamed For Multiple Highway Crashes

The crash occurred shortly after 5 a.m. near 85th Street.


Seven-year-old Christian Lyles (left) and 5-year-old Jaden Donald were critically wounded in separate shootings on July 4 and 5, respectively. Both were out with their family at city parks to celebrate the holiday. (Photos supplied to CBS)

Two Boys, 5 And 7, Among Victims Of Holiday Gun Violence

Dozens of people have been shot this long holiday weekend, including two boys who were just trying to enjoy family parties for the 4th of July.


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4 Hurt When Boat Capsizes On Lake Michigan

The boat capsized after colliding with a break wall near East 85th Street and South Mackinaw Avenue about 10:20 p.m., police said.


Chicago police investigate after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in the 1700 block of West 85th Street on May 30, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Teen Who Moved To California To Escape Violence Slain On South Side

Patrick Sykes, 15, returned to Chicago last week to visit family and friends. He was here for just five days before he was shot and killed Thursday a block away from his childhood home.


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Four Hurt In Wrong-Way Crash On Chicago Skyway

A 25-year-old man has been cited for driving the wrong way on the Chicago Skyway, after a head-on crash with a pickup truck Thursday morning that sent four people to hospitals.


Police at the scene of a shooting at 75th Street and Constance Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Police Cruise South Shore To ‘Wake Up’ Residents

There was no sleeping in the South Shore neighborhood this morning, as sirens woke up residents.


Boat Accident

8 People Recovering After Boat Crash In Lake Michigan

Eight people are recovering, after their boat hit a break wall in Lake Michigan, offshore from the old U.S. Steel plant grounds.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Dave Matthews Concert Promo

Dave Matthews Band Coming To Old U.S. Steel Site

A long-vacant site on the South Lakefront will be the site of a concert by the Dave Matthews Band this summer, and eventually, a brand new city neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011