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Boy, 12, Arrested After Gun Goes Off In School Restroom

The principal managed to take the gun away from the boy, and police believe the child fired it on accident.



Parents In Berkeley Furious Over School Field Trip To Jail

Some parents from west suburban Berkeley are angry, after their kindergarteners were taken on a field trip to a local jail.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012


Two Seriously Injured While Street Racing On Eisenhower

Two people were seriously injured after being ejected from a car that was street racing on the Eisenhower Expressway in west suburban Berkeley Saturday night.


James Garcia  (courtesy Garcia family)

Painful Wait Continues For Family Of Man Missing In Lake

Police resumed their search Monday morning for a man who went missing in Lake Michigan over the weekend.


School Bus

Kid Dropped At Wrong Bus Stop, School Has Stranger Drive Him Home

A west suburban woman is upset because she says the school bus dropped her six-year-old off at the wrong stop yesterday – and then school officials told a stranger to drive the boy where he needed to go.



Woman Dead After Suburban Crash

A woman died Monday after the vehicle she was driving collided with another vehicle and struck a tree in west suburban Westchester.


Scales Of Justice

U.S. Sues School District Over Muslim Pilgrimage

The U.S. Department of Justice is suing a west suburban school district for not allowing a Muslim teacher to take leave to go on a religious pilgrimage.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2010