Police Officer Injured Breaking Up Fight In ElginAbout 7:50 a.m., officers responding to the 1500 block of Larkin Avenue attempted to separate several individuals who were fighting, according to a statement from the Elgin Police Department. During the incident, an officer was injured and was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Coroner: Teen Killed By Zion Police Shot Twice In BackRelatives 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.
Boy Injured In Fight Outside Navy PierThe 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.
Five Arrested After Brawl At Navy PierA huge fight between dozens of teens has led to the arrests of five people Friday night at Navy Pier
Elgin Police Probe Scuffle That Stirred Facebook ControversyPolice 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.
Bronzeville School Evacuated After Fight Breaks OutWhat started with a false fire alarm ended with three students in custody -- and a great big mess in the school.
'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.
5 Charged In Montrose Beach Melee That Left 4 Cops InjuredTwo 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.
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.
CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara 'Chopped' Alvarez's Pride To Get The FightFrom 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.
Mom: Kids Attacked Son, Put Video On FacebookIt happened while Anthony Avila was walking home from school in Joliet on Monday. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Man Charged With Murder, Hate Crime In Death Of Rogers Park ManJoseph 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.