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Elderly Man Burned After Smoking While Using Oxygen Tank

An elderly man suffered first and second-degree burns Monday morning during a smoking-realted mishap that involved the man’s oxygen breathing tank, according to Fire Media Affairs.


A 29-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle Thursday night while strapping in a child in a car seat. (CBS)

Woman Struck By SUV While Putting Child In Car Seat

A woman hit after getting her child into a car seat in the South Chicago neighborhood remained in critical condition Friday.


Coal Gasification Plant Site

Meeting Planned To Discuss Southeast Side Coal Plant

Southeast Side residents plan to gather for a town hall meeting tonight to discuss a controversial plan that would put a new energy plant in their neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2011