Activist, Political Strategist Carolyn Rush Laid To Rest In ChicagoMrs. Rush was active in the civil rights movement and served as a community organizer. She was married to Rep. Bobby Rush.
7 People Shot Across Chicago On ThursdayThe latest attack happened about 11:30 p.m. in the Eden Green neighborhood on the Far South Side, where a 42-year-old man was walking in the 13300 block of South Indiana when a gunman opened fire from a parking lot nearby, according to Chicago Police. A bullet grazed his leg and he declined treatment.
Girl Chess Prodigy, 13, Is The Pride Of Her Englewood SchoolTamya Fultz just took home the bronze in the IESA state chess tournament in Peoria. She was the only girl, and the only African American medalist. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
2 Killed, 16 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe weekend’s first shooting left a 17-year-old boy dead in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Father Held On $750,000 Bail After 3-Year-Old Boy ShotMichael D. Riley received charges on multiple counts after his 3-year-old son was accidentally shot playing “cops-and-robbers."
Scientist Determines Chicago Neighborhoods With The Most Dog PoopA data scientist discovered canine droppings are a real problem in some Chicago neighborhoods.
Toddler Among 5 Shot Thursday In ChicagoThe toddler was playing “cops and robbers” with other children about 5 p.m. inside an Englewood home in the 6200 block of South Aberdeen when he was accidentally shot in the head, apparently with his mother’s gun which had been left unlocked, according to Chicago Police.
4 Wounded In Chicago Shootings ThursdayThe latest shooting happened about 10:30 p.m. in the Gresham neighborhood.
Chicago Wants To Demolish Squalid Home Where 9 Kids Were FoundCity lawyers are heading to court Thursday afternoon to seek a demolition order for a two-story home in the 900 block of West 59th Street.
Girlfriend Charged After Man Dies From Being Force-Fed BleachYasmine Elder poured bleach down the throat of Darrius Ellis during a fight early Monday and made him swallow it, authorities said.
Man Dies After Being Forced To Drink Caustic SubstanceChicago authorities say a 26-year-old man has died after being forced to drink a caustic substance and the death has been ruled a homicide.
Man Charged In 2015 Christmas Day Murder Tied To Drug Turf DisputeA reputed drug dealer was jailed on a $1 million bond Tuesday in a 2015 Christmas Day murder during an argument over turf sales in Englewood.

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