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A police robot was used to investigate suspicious items on Lake Shore Drive. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Lake Shore Drive Reopens After Suspicious Package Checked

Chicago police shut down Lake Shore Drive on the North Side for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon as they investigated a suspicious package.


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Man Hospitalized After Fire In Andersonville

Emergency crews were called to the fire in a two-flat building in the 1600 block of West Foster Avenue about 1:53 a.m.


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Biker Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Edens Expressway

The crash happened in the northbound lanes of the Edens Expressway (I-94) near Foster Avenue, on Chicago’s Northwest Side, about 1:30 a.m.


Police investigate a crash at Foster and Nagle avenues, after a road rage incident a few miles away on March 22, 2013. A man was shot in the back in the Mayfair neighborhood, and both the victim and the shooter crashed into each other a few miles away at Foster and Nagle. (Credit: CBS)

Road Rage Shooting Leads To Crash In Jefferson Park

Two people were hospitalized Friday morning, after a road rage shooting in the Portage Park neighborhood led to a two-vehicle crash a couple miles away in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.


A woman died after she was pulled from the Chicago River along the 3000 block of West Foster Avenue on Sept. 2, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Dies After Being Pulled From Chicago River

A 42-year-old woman died after being pulled from the Chicago River on the North Side Sunday afternoon.


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Man Hit, Killed By Car In Lincoln Square

A man is dead after being struck and killed by a vehicle early Saturday, along busy Western Avenue in the Lincoln Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

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Man Charged With Murder Of Boy, 13, In Pizzeria At Foster And Broadway

A Rogers Park man stands charged with shooting and killing a 13-year-old boy in a pizzeria at Foster Avenue and Broadway in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

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Boy, 13, Shot Dead Near Foster And Broadway

A 13-year-old boy from West Rogers Park is dead after being shot early Tuesday in the Uptown neighborhood, near Foster Avenue and Broadway.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012

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Man Killed By Police In Albany Park Shootout

Police shot and killed a man overnight after he allegedly opened fire at them in the Albany Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011

A sinkhole opened up at the intersection of Foster and Elston avenues on Aug. 20, 2011, swallowing a 2003 Acura. The driver was able to crawl out. (Credit: CBS)

Foster, Elston Reopen After Sinkhole Swallows SUV

Part of the intersection of Foster, Elston and LaPorte avenues has reopened, as crews repair a gaping sinkhole that opened up over the weekend and swallowed a passing sport-utility vehicle.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

A sinkhole opened up at the intersection of Foster and Elston avenues on Aug. 20, 2011, swallowing a 2003 Acura. The driver was able to crawl out. (Credit: CBS)

City: Sinkhole Should Be Fixed By Monday

The city is estimating a Monday morning road re-opening, after a sinkhole swallowed a vehicle and shut down a Northwest Side intersection Saturday morning.

WBBM Newsradio–08/21/2011

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Two Officers Injured In Crash, Squad Car Totaled

Two Chicago Police officers were injured in a crash when a squad car swerved to avoid another vehicle and crashed into a pole on the Northwest Side early Friday.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

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Officers Hospitalized After Police Wagon Hits Car

Two Chicago Police officers were hospitalized overnight, when their transport wagon hit another car in the Andersonville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2011