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Cicero Avenue Shots Fired

Gunman Opens Fire On Officers On West Side

A gunman opened fire at Chicago Police officers overnight on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

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French Mastiff Chases Off Robbers At Cicero Gold Exchange

Police in west suburban Cicero are looking for a group of men who broke into a gold exchange store and attacked an employee, while filling up a bag with piece after piece of expensive jewelry.

CBS 2–08/07/2012

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Man Critically Wounded In Shooting At Austin Gas Station

A man was critically wounded in a shooting in the West Side Austin neighborhood early Sunday.

08/05/2012

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Fire Breaks Out At Cicero Avenue Used Car Dealership

A fire broke out Friday at a used car dealership on Cicero Avenue in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2012

Dawn Bausone-Gazda (right), a nurse at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, performed CPR on Gerald "Jack" Boekeloo last November, saving his life after he suffered a heart attack outside a White Castle restaurant. (Credit: CBS)

Man Meets Nurse Who Saved His Life After Heart Attack

An Oak Lawn man who survived a massive heart attack has finally met the nurse who performed life-saving CPR while on her lunch hour last fall.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

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5 Held After Police Fire At SUV During West Side Chase

Five people were in police custody Thursday morning after a police pursuit that ended in the West Side’s South Austin neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Employees say Prime Staffing abruptly closed Thursday and told its employees they would not be paid. (Credit: Natalie Cheng/CBS Chicago)

Employees: Staffing Agency Shut Down, Said No One Would Be Paid

Employees are furious amid reports that a Chicago business employing hundreds of people has abruptly closed.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012

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2 Weeks, 3 Smash-And-Grab Retail Thefts

For the third time in just the past few weeks, police are trying to find some brazen thieves who get into stores by smashing their way in.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

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Wal-Mart To Open On Old Sportsman’s Park Site

The site of the old Sportsman’s Park racetrack is getting a new life as the site of a Wal-Mart Supercenter.

04/10/2012

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Two Dead, Seven Wounded In Citywide Shootings

Two men are dead and seven others were wounded in shootings throughout the city Saturday night and early Sunday, police said.

03/25/2012

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Concrete Falls Down Onto Kennedy Expressway

Parts of the Kennedy Expressway were closed overnight, after a chunk of concrete came crashing down onto the roadway.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

Fire Vehicle Crash

Car Slams Into Fire Vehicle Headed To Blaze

A car slammed into a fire squad company on the city’s West Side, as the company raced to the scene of a fire 2 1/2 miles away.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

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18 Displaced In West Side Fire

Six people were displaced from their homes early Monday, when a fire broke out in a fast food restaurant on the ground floor of their West Side building.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Cicero Avenue Shooting

Man Shot, Wounded On West Side

A man was shot and wounded overnight on Cicero Avenue on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

Cicero Avenue Fire

Extra-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At West Side Chinese Restaurant

An extra-alarm fire broke out early Wednesday at a Chinese restaurant in the South Austin neighborhood, and left two other buildings damaged.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

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3 Held In Robberies Of Crestwood Little Caesar’s, Walgreens

After spending days on the run, two more suspects are in custody in connection with an armed robbery in the south suburbs.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

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Crash Leaves Car In Flames At Busy Matteson Intersection

A car burst into flames early Monday in a crash at a major intersection in south suburban Matteson.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2011

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Medical Examiner’s Office Worker Busted In Prostitution Sting

A Cook County Medical Examiner’s office employee was busted in a prostitution sting overnight, for allegedly soliciting a woman who turned out to be an undercover police officer.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011

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Suspect Escapes After Cops Fire Shots During Traffic Stop

An armed robbery suspect escaped after Police officers fired shots at him on Monday when he pointed a gun at a police officer in the West Lawndale neighborhood.

09/26/2011

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Nine Hurt When Bus, 3 Cars Collide

Nine people including a child were hurt during a collision involved three cars and a CTA bus Sunday morning on the Northwest Side, according to the fire department.

07/17/2011

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