BREAKING NEWS: Police Officer Shot And Killed In Fox Lake; Manhunt Underway COMING UP: News conference at 3:45 p.m.


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Actress Molly Glynn Dies After Being Struck By Falling Tree

Veteran Chicago theater actress Molly Glynn has died after she was struck by a falling tree in Winnetka while riding her bicycle during a severe storm Friday afternoon, a hospital spokesman confirmed.


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Woman Dies, 2 Others Hurt In Woodlawn Shooting

The shooting happened about 3:30 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Eberhart Avenue, Fire Media Affairs spokesman Juan Hernandez said.


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Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl, 9, Near Austin Elementary School

The man threatened to hurt her parents if she did not come with him, but the girl ran away and told an adult, police said in a community alert.


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Man Tries To Lure Girl, 9, Into SUV With Promise Of Candy: Police

A man approached the child in a red or maroon SUV and told her, “I have candy. If you want some, get in,” according to a Chicago Police Department community alert issued Friday.


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Girl, 15, Shot In West Pullman

Police said the girl was at her boyfriend’s home when someone ran up to the porch where they were sitting and shot her.


Bus driver Victor Ray allegedly passed an inappropriate note to a 12-year-old girl. (Downers Grove Police)

Bus Driver Arrested After Passing Note To Young Girl

A west suburban bus driver was arrested after passing an inappropriate note to a young girl on his bus route.


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Girl, 12, Killed In Northwest Suburban Fire

A 12-year-old girl was killed in a fire early Friday that destroyed a home in northwest suburban McHenry.


Vehicle Strikes Girl On Far South Side

An 11-year-old girl was critically injured when she was struck by a vehicle Sunday in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood.


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Naperville Man Gets 15 Years For Sex With Young Girl

A Naperville man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after admitting he had sexual contact with a girl under the age of 13.


A 13-year-old girl fell through a skylight Thursday evening at this Northwest Side business address. (CBS)

Girl, 13, Falls Through Skylight Of NW Side Business

The 13-year-old girl was on the roof of a business in the 5500 block of West Montrose Avenue when she fell through the skylight.


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Girl Shot In Stomach On West Side

A girl suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen in a shooting Friday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, fire officials said.


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Girl, 12, Rescued From Lake Near North Avenue Beach

Paramedics were attending to the child near the beach house, according to Fire Media Affairs, adding that a second ambulance was being sent to the beach.


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Girl, 7, Shot In Arm During Drive-By Shooting

A bullet hit the 7-year-old as she played in the front of her home on South Artesian Avenue, police said.


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DCFS Investigating Death Of 3-Year-Old Aurora Girl

The state Department of Children and Family Services has launched a probe into the death of a 3-year-old girl from west suburban Aurora.


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Girl, 7, Suffers Bullet Graze Wound On Far South Side

The shooting occurred shortly after 7 p.m. on the 600 block of East 133rd Street. Police indicated that the gunman fired into a crowd of children, striking the girl.



A Girlie Good Time in Chicago

Every little girl (whether she’s 6 or 46) likes to be treated like a princess. A little bit of sparkle, a little bit of pampering and a whole lot of pink can sure take a girl far. Chicago has many options to make each girls feel special on her birthday or any day. From dress up-parties to interactive experiences, each shop has a different way to create an unforgettable celebration.


Danielle McClinton, 17, is being charged as an adult for allegedly biting a police officer during a lunchroom disturbance. (Chicago Police Department)

Teen Girl Charged With Biting Police Officer During Lunchroom Disturbance

Police say a 17-year-old student bit a Chicago Police officer in the hand three times as the officer tried to arrest her after a large fight during lunch Thursday at a West Side high school.


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Man Tries To Abduct 12-Year-Old Girl In Evanston

A 12-year-old girl escaped without injury after a man attempted to abduct her Monday morning as she walked to school in north suburban Evanston.



Suit: McDonald’s Employee Exposed Himself To Girl At Eatery

A woman filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the McDonald’s Corporation after an employee allegedly exposed himself to her daughter in the play area of a Northwest Side restaurant in 2009.