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Two Men Shot In Woodlawn

The two were standing on the sidewalk in the 6000 block of South Champlain Avenue about 10:40 p.m. when a black van drove by and opened fire on them.

09/09/2013

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Woman Killed In South Side Crash

Luwana Hethington, 28, of Hammond, Ind., was killed in a crash near the intersection of East 68th Street and South Champlain Avenue.

08/11/2013

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Indoor Use Of Power Washer Prompts Warning About Carbon Monoxide

The Fire Department was warning Chicago residents not to use gasoline-powered machines indoors, after responding to a potentially deadly carbon monoxide leak in the Chatham neighborhood.

07/16/2013

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Gangs, Weather, Reluctant Witnesses Drive Holiday Weekend Bloodshed

This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.

07/08/2013

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Man Charged With Fatal New Year’s Day Shooting

A man was charged with first-degree murder for the shooting death of a man on New Year’s Day in South Side Bronzeville neighborhood.

02/15/2013

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Dixon Teen Held Without Bail For Fatal Shooting In Park Manor

Quovadus Mahomes, 17, was arrested just minutes after he gunned down Devin Common and injured the men Common was walking with Tuesday afternoon in the 7400 block of South Champlain Avenue, Cook County prosecutors said.

01/31/2013

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At Least 3 Dead, 8 Wounded By Gunfire Throughout City

A 15-year-old girl and two men are dead, and at least eight other people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city Tuesday, police said.

01/29/2013

Chicago police investigate a shooting on the 4500 block of South Champlain Avenue in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood on Jan. 1, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Male Shot In Head, Critically Wounded In Grand Boulevard

A person is in critical condition after he was shot in the head Tuesday afternoon in the South Side Grand Boulevard neighborhood.

01/01/2013

Ald. Roderick Sawyer (6th) was greeted with hostility from two young men in the Chatham neighborhood, when he visited the 7800 block of South Champlain Avenue to offer help to local residents in the wake of a deadly shooting on the block over the weekend. (Credit: CBS)

Alderman’s Offer Of Help At Scene Of Shooting Met With Hostility

Fighting crime is not so simple, and that’s something CBS 2 cameras saw first-hand on Monday, when visiting the scene of one of this past weekend’s shootings.

CBS 2–08/27/2012

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Another Bloody Night In Chicago: 1 Dead, 10 Injured

It was another bloody night in Chicago, as gunfire ripped through communities on the South and West sides and left one person dead and 10 others injured between Monday afternoon and early Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

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9 Dead, At Least 15 Wounded In Citywide Shootings

Nine people were killed and at least 15 others wounded in shootings across the city from Friday night through Monday morning.

04/15/2012

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Hit-And-Run Driver Kills 2 At 95th And Cottage Grove

Two pedestrians died overnight, after they were hit by a car at the busy junction of 95th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

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At Least Five Wounded In Saturday Night Shootings

At least five people were wounded in apparently unrelated shootings Saturday night on the South Side.

08/28/2011