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The water tank on top of the Swedish American Museum in Andersonville is being removed, after it was damaged by the extreme cold this winter. (Credit: CBS)

Iconic Andersonville Water Tower Coming Down

Crews have begun removing an iconic water tower on top of a museum in Andersonville, after it was damaged by the extreme cold this winter.

03/20/2014

Four Injured In River North Crash

Rescue crews responded to the two-vehicle crash about 11:05 p.m. in the 400 block of North Clark Street.

02/28/2014

Sandwich Me In sandwiches. (Credit: Sandwich Me In)

Sandwich Me In: One Restaurant, One Year, Only Eight Gallons Of Garbage

In one year, Justin Vrany produced only eight pounds of garbage.

02/25/2014

Deion Brown (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Caught Robbing Second Cabbie In Lakeview

A South Side man arrested while holding up his second cab driver of the morning early Tuesday in the North Side Lake View neighborhood has been ordered held on $500,000 bond.

02/20/2014

The scene of a deadly shooting at a North Side McDonalds. (Credit: Joshua Sharpe)

Teen Killed, 3 Others Wounded In Shooting At Rogers Park McDonald’s

One person was shot and killed on Wednesday afternoon in a McDonald’s parking lot in Rogers Park.

02/05/2014

Wrigley Field.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

City Moves To Let Cubs Sell Beer In Wrigley Field Plaza

The Cubs would be allowed to sell beer and wine from kiosks at an open-air plaza adjacent to a renovated Wrigley Field — and fans would be allowed to bring drinks in plastic cups to the plaza — in the latest in a string of concessions to the team.

11/27/2013

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Police Search For Man Who Posed As Cop, Raped Woman In Uptown

The man told the woman he noticed someone following her and that she should enter his vehicle for safety. He later sexually abused her when he forced her to exit the vehicle so he could “search” her.

10/16/2013

Oakland Athletics v Chicago Cubs

Deal On Wrigley Means Final Approval Likely On Wednesday

A compromise on some of the details behind the $500 million Wrigley Field renovation plan should clear the way for final City Council approval on Wednesday.

07/23/2013

George Koukos (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Held On $100K Bond For Stabbing, Running Over Inflatable Rat

George Koukos became upset when an inflatable rat used by Teamsters pickeding in the Loop blocked his way into a building where he was going for a moving job.

07/11/2013

Police have released a sketch of a suspect wanted in a sex assault on the North Side. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Guardian Angels Hope Tip From Flyer Leads To Arrest In Daylight Rape

Members of the Guardian Angels crime-fighting patrol passed out leaflets in search of the man who sexually assaulted and robbed a woman waiting for a bus.

WBBM Newsradio–05/08/2013

Police have released a sketch of a suspect wanted in a sex assault on the North Side. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Issue Sketch Of Sex Assault Suspect

Chicago police are investigating a reported rape that happened in broad daylight on the North Side last week.

05/07/2013

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2 Men Stabbed On Near North Side

Two men were stabbed early Saturday on the Near North Side.

04/06/2013

Deontae Latham (Credit: Chicago Police)

Rockford Man Charged With South Loop Rape, Robbery

A Rockford man has been charged with brutally attacking and sexually assaulting a woman in the South Loop in January, before breaking into her home and robbing her husband.

03/26/2013

Surveillance photo shows the so-called Mummy Bandit robbing the North Community Bank branch at 1555 N. Damen Ave. on Feb. 22, 2013. (Credit: FBI)

‘Mummy Bandit’ Robs Fourth Bank

A man dubbed the “Mummy Bandit” by the FBI, because his head and face are covered, robbed a West Town bank Tuesday, marking at least four such crime committed while carrying various items such as stuffed toys and a bucket.

03/06/2013

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Suspect Arrested After Stabbing Man At Wrigleyville Bar

A man is in custody for allegedly jumping out a bathroom stall and stabbing a man in the neck at a bar early Sunday.

12/09/2012

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‘Intoxicated’ Woman Critically Injured When Struck By Cab In Lakeview

CHICAGO (STMW) – A woman who drunkenly walked into a roadway and was struck by a taxi cab on the North Side remains remains in critical condition. Police say the woman, 26, was “intoxicated” when […]

11/24/2012

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Woman, Baby Struck By Car In Lincoln Park

A woman and a baby were injured Monday afternoon when they were struck by a car in Lincoln Park.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2012

Gas Main Break

Gas Main Rupture Ties Up Traffic In River North

A construction crew hit a gas line in River North Thursday morning, prompting police to shut down nearby streets.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2012

Andersonville Parklet

‘Parklet’ Replaces 2 Parking Spaces In Andersonville

The Andersonville neighborhood is home to Chicago’s first “people spot,” with a miniature park is taking the place of two parking spaces on Clark Street.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

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All Evanston Beaches Closed Due To High Bacteria Levels

The City of Evanston has closed all of its lakefront beaches for the day, after water tests showed dangerous levels of E. coli bacteria.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

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