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Disgruntled Father Gets Life In Prison For Fire That Killed Family

Prosecutors said Subhash Chander was offended because his 22-year-old daughter, Monika Rani, had married without his consent, beneath her station in India’s caste system.

05/14/2015

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Police: Oak Lawn Man Dead After Boating Accident Near Fox Lake

The incident happened about 5 p.m. Monday at a Pistakee Lake pier at a private residence in the 35000 block of Marine Drive.

05/11/2015

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Boy, 16, Killed In South Shore Shooting

The 16-year-old boy was found outside in the 1400 block of East 73rd Street with gunshot wounds to the chest and neck on Thursday evening.

04/23/2015

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Person Dies In Police-Involved Shooting In Zion

The incident occurred after police responded to reports of a fight in the 2300 block of Gilead Avenue.

04/04/2015

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Two killed, Six wounded In Shootings Friday On South, SW Sides: Police

The most recent fatality happened about 2 p.m. in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

04/03/2015

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Metra Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian In Lisle

Inbound train No. 1272 struck a pedestrian just east of the Lisle station just after 4 p.m., Metra spokeswoman Meg Reile said. Officials said the pedestrian had died.

03/16/2015

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Person Fatally Struck By Metra Train In Northwest Suburbs

Outbound train No. 615, which left Chicago at 11:30 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive in Harvard at 1:20 p.m., struck the pedestrian a few minutes before 1 p.m. in Woodstock.

03/12/2015

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Gunfire Kills Elderly Man, Wounds Woman And Two Small Children

Police say they responded to a call of a “person shot” around 6:30 p.m. in the 200 block of West 105th Street, but found four people who had been hit.

03/09/2015

Elizabeth Peralta-Luna and her two children, Dylan and Elizabeth. (Family provided photo.)

Driver Cited After Woman, Two Children Fatally Struck By Semi-Truck

Initially, authorities said, the three victims were rushed to the hospital: two children in critical condition to Mt. Sinai and an adult to Stroger Hospital.

03/06/2015

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Pedestrian Killed, 3 Injured In West Garfield Park Crash: Police

A vehicle in the 300 block of South Pulaski struck the pedestrian, then several parked vehicles, about 1:20 p.m.

03/05/2015

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Boy, 17, Fatally Shot, Man Wounded On South Side

About 7:20 p.m., Deonte M. Hoard and the 23-year-old man were shot in the 10500 block of South Yates Avenue, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

03/02/2015

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Morton Grove Police Ask Public’s Help In Solving Fatal Hit-And-Run

A vehicle hit 86-year-old Richard Mikulec Jan. 12 near the intersection of Harlem and Shermer in Morton Grove last month. The Army Air Corps veteran died from his injuries.

02/23/2015

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Girl, 5, Killed In Kane County crash

A 5-year-old girl was killed and her father and another person were injured Friday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash near northwest suburban Pingree Grove.

02/20/2015

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Boy, 13, Dies After Collapsing In Basketball Game

Dramon Ratcliff of Bolingbrook was playing basketball at Plainfield Central High School when he collapsed, the Will County Coroner’s Office said.

02/05/2015

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Woman Dies In Chicago Heights Crash

Sandra J. Saatkamp, 61, was involved in a crash near Western Avenue and Lincoln Highway. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

12/26/2014

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Man Killed By His Pit Bull In Northwest Indiana: Coroner

Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris says Edward Cahill suffered multiple severe bite injuries to his arms and face that resulted in massive blood loss. He says no one witnessed the attack in Cahill’s home in Portage, 50 miles west of South Bend.

12/26/2014

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Person Fatally Struck At Red Line’s Loyola Station

Howard-bound train struck the person about 7:35 p.m. Monday.

12/22/2014

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Police Search For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run In Waukegan

Adrian Gonzalez, 21, was taken to Vista Hospital in Waukegan suffering “major head trauma,” police said. Gonzalez died of those injuries on Thursday.

12/18/2014

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Man Killed, Two Injured In Fire At Senior Living Center

CHICAGO (STMW) — One man was killed and two other people were hurt in a fire in a senior living center Thursday evening, police and fire officials said. Fire department crews were called to the […]

12/11/2014

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Woman Fatally Struck By Vehicle In Skokie

Rescue crews responded to a call of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle about 5:50 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Touhy Avenue.

12/11/2014

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