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Important Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease

If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.


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Three Dogs Perish In Naperville Apartment Fire

One person was slightly injured and three pet dogs died Wednesday afternoon in a fire that did an estimated $100,000 damage to an apartment complex on in west suburban Naperville.


Bernice King, 33 (left), and her daughter Angel Harris, 14 (right), were killed in a fire in an apartment in Gary, Ind. Police said the fire was set intentionally, and they have leads on the suspect. (Credit: CBS)

Woman, Teen Daughter Killed In Gary Apartment Fire; Blaze Deliberately Set

A woman and a teenage girl were killed and five more – a firefighter among them – were injured early Wednesday in an apartment fire in Gary, Ind.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

Some Merillville, Ind. tenants were without water for more than a day. (CBS)

Ind. Tenants Without Water For 2 Days

Hundreds of families in northwest Indiana were without water for more than a day. As CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.


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Boy, 11, Wounded When Gunshot Breaks Window On Near West Side

An 11-year-old boy was wounded early Thursday when gunshots shattered the window of his home on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

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Workers Take Down Barriers Blocking Building Where Kids Died In Fire

City workers on Thursday morning removed a set of concrete and steel posts that had blocked a key entrance to an apartment complex where two small children died in a fire earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2012

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Man shot in Matteson apartment complex

A man was shot in the leg, while another man was also injured in a Thursday morning incident at an apartment complex in a south suburb.