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Justus Howell, a Zion teen, was killed in a police-involved shooting. (CBS)

Coroner: Teen Killed By Zion Police Shot Twice In Back

Relatives of a 17-year-old boy fatally shot by a Zion police officer called for justice for Justus Howell on Sunday. Family members said he was shot twice in the back, which authorities confirmed.

04/06/2015

Several males were involved in a fight outside Navy Pier on Sunday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Boy Injured In Fight Outside Navy Pier

The boy, whose exact age was not immediately known, got into the altercation with three to four other males about 10:15 p.m. outside Navy Pier in the 600 block of East Grand Avenue, said police News Affairs Officer Janel Sedevic.

12/29/2014

Navy Pier Disturbance

Five Arrested After Brawl At Navy Pier

A huge fight between dozens of teens has led to the arrests of five people Friday night at Navy Pier

12/27/2014

Elgin Police Department

Elgin Police Probe Scuffle That Stirred Facebook Controversy

Police in Elgin were investigating a scuffle between a cab driver and another motorist, an incident which sparked a mini-uproar on social media over the past few days.

10/27/2014

Several Chicago police vehicles responded to Dunbar High School on Thursday after a large brawl at the school. (Credit: Chicago Sun-Times)

Bronzeville School Evacuated After Fight Breaks Out

What started with a false fire alarm ended with three students in custody — and a great big mess in the school.

09/25/2014

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy talks to reporters about gun violence in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

‘Frustrated’ McCarthy: ‘We Had People Who Died Over The Weekend’

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy became a bit testy Monday during his weekly news conference on gun confiscations, when reporters peppered him with questions about something completely different.

07/14/2014

Police swarmed Montrose Avenue Beach Sunday night, responding to a fight in progress. Four officers were injured, including at least one struck in the head by a bottle thrown at police. Nine people were arrested. (CBS)

5 Charged In Montrose Beach Melee That Left 4 Cops Injured

Two men were charged with throwing bottles that struck police officers who were breaking up a large fight at Montrose Beach on Sunday, and three other men were charged in connection with the melee.

07/13/2014

Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/10/2014

Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.

07/10/2014

Smart phone user (CBS)

Mom: Kids Attacked Son, Put Video On Facebook

It happened while Anthony Avila was walking home from school in Joliet on Monday. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

06/05/2014

Joseph Firek (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder, Hate Crime In Death Of Rogers Park Man

Joseph Firek, 59, was charged with one count of first-degree murder and a hate crime for allegedly battering 59-year-old Michael Tingling in the 7100 block of North Clark Street Wednesday afternoon. The stress from the fight led to Tingling’s eventual death.

03/21/2014

Krys Barch of the Florida Panthers fights Brandon Bollig.  (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Bollig Becoming More Than A Fighter

Saturday night, the hockey world was abuzz in the wake of an all-out, slapshot style line-brawl between the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks.

670 The Score–01/21/2014

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Man Stabbed Trying To Break Up Domestic Dispute

A man was stabbed multiple times trying to break up a fight early Friday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

11/29/2013

Scottie Pippen. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Scottie Pippen Won’t Be Charged In Malibu Fight

Prosecutors won’t file criminal charges against Scottie Pippen for fighting with an autograph seeker who authorities say was drunk and exaggerated his injuries including faking seizures after claiming the former Chicago Bulls star punched him in the face.

08/27/2013

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Four Teens Wounded In Austin Shooting

Four people were hurt in a gang-related shooting after large groups of teenagers started fighting in the street Monday night in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

05/21/2013

Chicago police block the entrance to the 63rd Street Beach, after responding to a large fight that started at 57th Street and Lake Shore Drive, and ended at 63rd Street. Three teens were arrested, and one officer was hurt responding to the brawl. (Credit: CBS)

Three Teens Arrested After Large Fight On Lakefront On South Side

Three teens were arrested on Sunday, after police broke up a large fight along the lakefront in the Jackson Park neighborhood.

05/20/2013

Chairs go flying inside Bacci Restaurant. (Credit: You Tube)

Wrigleyville Brawl Caught On Tape

A violent scene on the North Side is caught on tape: Customers brawling inside a restaurant

04/12/2013

Stabbing graphic, generic sized image

Man Stabbed To Death In Fight With Roommate

The man, 28, was stabbed in the chest about 7:15 p.m. in the 4800 block of North Drake Avenue.

03/19/2013

Green Line

Man Dies From Fight At South Side Green Line Station

A man died Saturday after he got into a fight with another man on a South Side CTA Green Line station platform.

03/16/2013

Armando Marentes /(Credit: Chicago Police)

Fight Erupts At High School After Theft Of Cannabis

A high school student was arrested Friday after a school fight due to him allegedly stealing cannabis from another student’s home.

03/10/2013

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