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Gangs, Weather, Reluctant Witnesses Drive Holiday Weekend Bloodshed

This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.

07/08/2013

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1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Overnight Violence

One man was killed and nine were wounded in shootings across the city that began Wednesday afternoon and continued until just past midnight Thursday.

05/09/2013

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Zion Man Killed In Near West Side Shooting

A man from far north suburban Zion was shot and killed while standing on a front porch early Sunday on the Near West Side.

12/16/2012

Laflin Street Fatal

1 Dead, 5 Wounded In Shootings Over Just 1 Hour

It was another violent night in Chicago, with one man killed and five others injured in shootings in a period of just one hour.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

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Body Found In Garbage Can On Near West Side

A body was found in a garbage can Monday Morning on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Princeton Avenue Shooting

Overnight Shootings Leave 2 Dead, 5 Wounded

Two men were killed and at least five more were injured in overnight shootings in the city.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011