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#SNOWBRAWL2013: The Snowball Fight Of The Century

#SNOWBRAWL2013 is the most epic-est of snowball fights that will ever take place ever in the history of history. Put on your coat, some gloves, maybe some protective gear, and show up, friend. If you don’t, you just might regret not going for the rest of your miserable life.


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Cops: Correctional Officer Pulls Gun In Fight Over Washer

A Cook County correctional officer faces weapons charges after she allegedly pulled a gun while arguing with a woman over a washing machine and said, “This is all the protection I need.”


A melee breaks out during a basketball game between Corliss and South Shore high schools. (Justin Simonds)

Cops Break Up Melee At High School Basketball Game

Corliss High School was hosting South Shore Friday evening. During the game, a scuffle started on the court. Then people in the stands got involved.


Chuck E. Cheese

Seven Charged In Matteson Chuck E. Cheese’s Brawl

A brawl Saturday night at the Chuck E. Cheese’s restaurant in Matteson ended in a cloud of pepper spray and seven people arrested on charges ranging from disorderly conduct to battery.


Hobart, Ind. police cuff three teen suspects after a shooting inside Westfield South Lake Mall Saturday. (Twitter)

Security Added At NW Indiana Mall After Fight, Gunfire

Authorities have beefed up the police presence at a northwestern Indiana shopping mall where a fight among teenagers led to gunfire a couple weeks ago.


Hobart, Ind. police cuff three teen suspects after a shooting inside Westfield South Lake Mall Saturday. (Twitter)

Three Teens Charged In Fight At Mall In NW Ind.; One Still At Large

Three teens arrested at Westfield Southlake Mall on Saturday night are being detained at the Lake County Juvenile Center in Crown Point.


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4 Inmates Injured In Cook County Jail Fight

A fight at the Cook County Jail has landed four inmates in the hospital.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

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Man Charged In Fight That Ended In Crash Through Macy’s Window

A Northcenter neighborhood man is in serious criminal trouble in connection with a fight in which he and another man crashed through the window of the Macy’s flagship store downtown.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

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Rival Gang Members Hired By Same Temp Agency, Fight On Break

The past couple of nights have been busy ones for police in southwest suburban Tinley Park.

WBBM Newsradio–09/13/2012

Paxton Avenue Stabbing

Girl, 15, Stabbed In Leg In Fight In South Shore

A 15-year-old girl was hospitalized Tuesday morning, after being stabbed in the leg in a fight with three other girls in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2012

Fans gather in Grant Park on Aug. 4, 2012, for the second day of the Lollapalooza music festival. (Credit: CBS)

Two Stabbed During Fight Near Lollapalooza Music Festival

Two men who got into a fight with each other late Saturday in Grant Park just after the Lollapalooza music festival ended, in which one of them slashed the other with a knife, will not pursue charges against each other, police said.


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3 Arrested For Fighting, Throwing Things At Indiana Water Park

Three people have been arrested after a fight at a water park in Northwest Indiana, in which someone hurled a hammer through the windshield of a car.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

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3 Women Arrested After Fight Breaks Out At Beauty School Graduation

The occasion was a beauty school graduation, but the scene was less than beautiful this past weekend when a thrashing fight broke out.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

Belmont Avenue Fight

Officer, Others Injured In Brawl Long After Pride Parade

A Chicago Police officer was cut and injured, and at least one other person was reportedly stabbed, when revelry apparently got out of hand in the Clark and Belmont district in Lakeview – long after the vast majority of the crowd out for the Gay Pride Parade had gone home.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

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Three People Injured In Burnham Bar Fight

A man being held in police custody was among three people injured early Sunday during a fight in a bar in south suburban Burnham.


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Man Gets Into Fight With State Trooper After Being Caught Walking On I-57

An Illinois State Trooper found himself in an unusual situation this morning along Interstate 57 in the southern suburbs

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

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North Chicago Officer Wounded While Investigating Fight

Officials are investigating a shooting incident that wounded a City of North Chicago police officer Friday night, according to James Jackson, North Chicago’s interim chief of police.


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Civil Trial Over Jefferson Tap Fight Begins

Three Chicago police officers who were acquitted of criminal charges in connection with a 2006 bar fight were back in court Monday.


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Elgin Woman Charged With Urging Daughter To Beat Girl Up

An Elgin woman is facing federal charges after she allegedly encouraged her teenage daughter to beat up another girl and then videotaped the assault.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2012


Man Dies After Fight In Broadview

A man died Saturday after a drunken fight in west suburban Broadview.