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Knife-Wielding Robber May Have Struck Again In Chicago, Elmwood Park

Chicago police say the latest attack happened Tuesday at a Dunkin Donuts in the North Austin neighborhood.


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Teen Arrested For Molesting Girls On Red Line Train

Police have arrested a teenager suspected of molesting underage girls on a CTA Red Line train last month.


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Men Try To Grab Teen Girl On Northwest Side

A green SUV approached the 14-year-old girl as she was walking north on Laramie Avenue near George Street and a front passenger attempted to strike up a conversation.


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Chicago Area On Alert For Severe Thunder Storms

Kankakee County could also be in danger of flooding, weather officials say.


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Man Tried To Abduct Girl, 12, At Red Line Station

Police are searching for a man who tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl Friday at a South Side Red Line station, but was thwarted when a passer-by intervened.


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Cats Credited With Alerting Aurora Family To Fire

A family’s cats are being credit with alerting their human companions to a fire in Aurora over the weekend.

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Woman Beaten, Sexually Assaulted In Lakeview

Police have issued an alert for residents of the city’s Lake View neighborhood after a woman was sexually assaulted while walking home from a CTA station Tuesday evening.


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Police Issue Alert After North Side Garbage Fires

Police are searching for someone who set fires to at least four city garbage cans in the Roscoe Village and Lake View neighborhoods.