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CTA train (CBS file)

Man Saves Woman From Oncoming Blue Line Train

A man wearing a bright orange jacket jumped onto the Blue line tracks to alert an oncoming train after a woman fell off the platform.

04/02/2014

Two of the four cars damaged in a four-car crash in the West Town neighborhood. Seven people went to hospitals. (Credit: NVP News Video)

Man Charged In West Town Crash That Injured 7

Reginald Green, 29, was charged with two counts of misdemeanor DUI and one count of failure to reduce speed.

01/17/2014

Two of the four cars damaged in a four-car crash in the West Town neighborhood. Seven people went to hospitals. (Credit: NVP News Video)

7 Hurt In 4-Car Crash In West Town

About 1:30 a.m., a car was heading east in the 1500 block of West Chicago Avenue “at a high rate of speed,” when it rear-ended another car, and caused a domino-effect crash, damaging two more cars.

01/16/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot, Robbed In Humboldt Park

The man was shot in the leg about 8:10 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Chicago Avenue.

01/09/2014

Snarf's is closed in River North. (CBS)

Restaurant-Chain Boss Sorry About Mass Layoff Right Before Christmas

The top executive for a restaurant chain that abruptly fired nearly 20 of its Chicago workers right before the holidays – by email – has apologized for the “insensitive and poorly planned” way it was handled.

12/25/2013

Thatcher Woods. (CBS)

Human Remains Found In Woods In River Forest; Man Confesses

Chicago Police are investigating human remains found in a wooded area in west suburban River Forest on Thursday.

10/11/2013

Assorted cash. (Marissa Villarrubia/InstaGram)

Same Man Likely Robbed Two North Side Stores

Chicago police are investigating two robberies early Wednesday morning that may have been committed by the same man.

02/06/2013

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Man Shot In Leg In Gold Coast Neighborhood

A man was shot in the leg Tuesday morning as he got into his car parked in the Gold Coast neighborhood, police said.

02/05/2013

Harsha Maddula

Search Resumes Tomorrow For Missing Northwestern Student

A desperate search is underway for a missing student at Northwestern University.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

Chicago Avenue Carjacking

Man Carjacked, Shot In Leg In East Garfield Park

A 39-year-old man was recovering Wednesday morning, after a terrifying experience in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

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20 Juveniles, 4 Adults Arrested In Gold Coast Ruckus

About 20 juveniles and four adults were arrested after police responded to reports of people being pushed in the Gold Coast Saturday.

08/26/2012

Fatal Taxi Crash

Man Waiting For Bus Hit, Killed By Taxi At Milwaukee And Chicago Avenues

A taxicab was destroyed beyond recognition Tuesday morning, after it slammed into a bench and a pole at Chicago and Milwaukee avenues and killed a man waiting at a bus stop.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

Police Kill Dog

Police Shoot, Kill Pit Bull While Breaking Up Illegal Party On West Side

A Chicago Police officer shot and killed a dog early Friday, while breaking up a squatters’ party on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

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One Killed, One In Custody In West Side Shooting

Charges are pending against a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a man early Sunday in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood, police said.

06/24/2012

Antonio Davis, Tyquan Tyler

4 Dead, 31 Wounded In Shootings This Weekend

Two boys – ages 13 and 14 – were among four killed, and at least 31 others were wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2012

Children's Memorial Hospital

Fullerton Avenue To Close All Day Saturday As Children’s Memorial Moves

A full 130 years after opening its first facility in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Children’s Memorial Hospital is leaving the neighborhood behind for a shiny new facility in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

CTA RED LINE

Dye Pack Explodes In Red Line Subway As Bank Robber Flees

Fumes prompted the Chicago Transit Authority to reroute the Red Line subway Friday morning, and there are reports that a bank robbery in which a dye pack exploded is to blame.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

Chicago And Sacramento Crash

2 Vehicles Wrecked In West Side Crash

Two vehicles were demolished early Monday in a crash on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012

Several crashes were reported due to snow or icy roads on Jan. 2, 2012, including a crash involving around a dozen cars near Randolph Street. (Credit: CBS)

Snow, Icy Roads Cause Multiple Crashes

A coating of light snow made the roads a mess early Monday morning.

01/02/2012

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Man, Teen Girls Steal SUV, Crash Into Pole In River North

A joyride in a stolen Lexus ended in a crash in River North that left a 14-year-old girl in critical condition, and a man and another teenage girl behind bars.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

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