Cicero Avenue

Police said a security guard shot three people outside Lake & Cicero Ice House liquor store early Friday, after they fired shots at someone in another vehicle. (Credit: CapturedNews)

Three Shot, One Fatally, Outside Austin Liquor Store

A woman was killed and two men were wounded in a shooting outside a liquor store in the Austin neighborhood early Friday.


Karolina and Bill Hogueisson (Family Photo)

Good Samaritans Save Suicidal Man Sitting In Middle Of Busy Street

A couple on their way to work Friday stopped to help a man sitting in the middle of busy Cicero Avenue, but little did they know, they had already him.


Police investigate after a 22-year-old man was shot in the 400 block of North Cicero Avenue. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Seriously Wounded In Austin Shooting

The 22-year-old man was standing in an alley in the 400 block of North Cicero Avenue at 2:25 a.m. when he “heard shots and felt pain,” police said.


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New Videos Show Mayor Emanuel’s Motorcade Run Red Lights, Go Wrong Way Down Cicero Avenue

If the purpose of a ticket is to deter a crime, it’s not working. Not for Mayor Emanuel’s motorcade at least…


A vehicle at the West Side gas station where a 20-year-old man was fatally shot early Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Slain At West Side Gas Station

Shortly after 2 a.m., he was outside the station in the 100 block of South Cicero Avenue when someone walked up and shot him multiple times, police said.


A suspect driving a stolen SUV crashed into a utility pole after a high-speed chase, and managed to elude police after the wreck. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Chase Ends In Crash In Oak Forest

It started around 3 a.m. in nearby Markham, when police tried to pull over a GMC Envoy believed to have been stolen. The driver sped off, with the SUV’s headlights turned off, and police gave chase.


Surveillance camera footage shows the moment before impact, when a speeding pickup truck ran a red light in Oak Lawn, and plowed into several cars stopped at the light. (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Two Nuns, Elderly Man Killed In ‘Bizarre’ Oak Lawn Wreck

Two nuns and an elderly man were killed Sunday, when the man ran a red light, and plowed into cars stopped in the oncoming lanes in Oak Lawn. Eleven other people were injured in the wreck, two of them critically.


Five people were injured in a crash at Cicero and State in southwest suburban Bedford Park. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Five Hurt In Bedford Park Crash

The two-vehicle crash happened at South Cicero Avenue and State Road at 11:58 p.m., according to Bedford Park police.


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Driver Injured After Vehicle Flips Over, Pins Him In Oak Lawn

The male driver, whose age was not immediately known, was driving in the northbound lanes on Cicero Avenue near 99th Street when his vehicle flipped over about 1:20 a.m.


An Oak Forest police officer died after a crash at 159th and Cicero. (Credit: CBS)

Oak Forest Police Officer Dies In Crash

James Morrissy, 62, died at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, after a crash near 159th and Cicero in Oak Forest.


David Cross (left), 36, and Jeffery Cross (right), 35, are charged with tying up and stabbing two people during a robbery Monday morning on the Northwest Side.

Two Men Charged With NW Side Stabbing, Robbery

David Cross, 36, and Jeffery Cross, 35, are charged with two counts each of attempted murder, armed robbery with a dangerous weapon, aggravated battery, and aggravated unlawful restraint, all felonies.



Semi Overturned, 1 Hurt In Crash On I-294 In Alsip

One person suffered minor injuries and three lanes were closed for nearly 30 minutes during the morning rush Friday after three semi trucks were involved in a crash on the Tristate Tollway in south suburban Alsip.


CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Extending 31st Street Bus West To Cicero

After a 13-month test, the CTA’s board Wednesday approved permanent extension of its No. 35 31st/35th bus route along 31st Street between Kedzie and Cicero, but that’s not what a roomful of protesters wanted.


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Phone Cord Tangled In Steering Wheel A Factor In Fatal Crestwood Wreck

His wife of 31 years was killed in a car accident involving unusual circumstances, but Robert Shattuck is not bitter or angry.



Woman Dies 5 Days After Crash In Crestwood

Linda Schattuck, 60, was hurt in the Aug. 8 traffic crash in the 13900 block of South Cicero Avenue


The man driving this car managed to get out safe after crashing into a small lake in Richton Park. He told rescue crews his wife and child were in the car in the water, but it turned out they were at home. (Credit: CBS)

Man Escapes, No Other Victims In Car That Plunged Into Richton Park Lake

A 911 call at about 2:30 p.m. Friday summoned firefighters to the edge of Lake George, near the intersection of Sauk Trail and Cicero Avenue.


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1 Dead, 5 Hurt In Southwest Side Crash

A vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed struck a pedestrian before colliding with three other vehicles, police said.


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One Dead, Five Hurt In Car Crash

One person was killed and five others suffered “non life-threatening” injuries in a four-car auto accident on the Southwest Side early Monday, police said.


(Credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Local)

1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Overnight Violence

One man was killed and nine were wounded in shootings across the city that began Wednesday afternoon and continued until just past midnight Thursday.


A look at the new large video screen proposed for Wrigley Field. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Wrigleyville Residents Discuss Cubs’ Renovation Plans, Offers To Move

As the Cubs defeated the arch-rival Cardinals several blocks away, neighborhood residents and a Cubs vice president again discussed details of the Wrigley Field renovation plan, and possible competition to move the team.

WBBM Newsradio–05/08/2013