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Heavy rains Monday night caused the Chicago River to flood a project to expand the Riverwalk downtown. The project was delayed while crews worked to drain or pump out the water. (Credit: Twitter/@ChicagoPhotoSho)

Chicago River Floods Riverwalk Construction Project

Flooding from Monday night’s storm has forced a temporary delay on the project to renovate the Chicago Riverwalk downtown.

07/01/2014

Authorities released this sketch of a man suspected of fatally shooting a business owner March 1, 2014, in the Gage Park neighborhood. / image from Chicago Police

Sketch Of Suspect In Shop Owner’s Slaying Released

Police have released a sketch of a man suspected of fatally shooting a Gold Coast shop owner during an apparent robbery in March.

05/12/2014

Burglars used baseball bats to smash the front window at the Saint Laurent Paris store on the Gold Coast, then made off with hundreds of thousands of dollars of merchandise. (Credit: CBS)

Break-In At Saint Laurent Paris Store On Gold Coast

Thieves busted out windows at a luxury retail store on the Gold Coast early Friday, and made off with hundreds of thousands of dollars in merchandise.

04/04/2014

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ComEd Vault Catches Fire In Gold Coast, At Least Two Buildings Lose Power

At least two buildings lost power Sunday afternoon when a ComEd vault caught fire in the Gold Coast neighborhood.

03/23/2014

Allan Kustok (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

After Taking Wife’s Body To Hospital, Kustok Tells Nurse He’s ‘Life Of The Party’

Allan Kustok lived an apparent double life, maintaining the outward façade of a suburban family man, while carousing and womanizing on the sly, prosecutors said.

02/25/2014

A police car in front of the Residence Inn hotel at 201 E. Walton Place early Sunday. (Credit: NVP News Video)

Texas Man Says He Was Shot While Driving In Gold Coast, Authorities Have Doubts

A Texas man was shot while driving in the Gold Coast neighborhood off the Magnificent Mile Saturday night.

11/10/2013

Two deer wandered into Chicago's Gold Coast on Thursday. (Captured News)

One Deer Caught On Gold Coast Dies, Other Released

Animal Care and Control was called and tranquilized both animals. One of the deer had a badly injured leg, and “did not survive the stress of this ordeal.”

11/01/2013

Two deer wandered into Chicago's Gold Coast on Thursday. (Captured News)

Oh, Deer: Wildlife Invades Gold Coast

The two animals were spotted in the 1200 block of North State Parkway, walking on the sidewalk before wandering into a residential building’s gated front yard around 2:15 p.m.

10/31/2013

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Police: Man Shot Over Parking Space Dispute In Gold Coast

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen, while the male suspect fled in a white car and is not in custody.

09/21/2013

Deandre Minor (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Attempted Rape On Gold Coast

A man has been charged with trying to sexually assault a 54-year-old woman early Friday in her Gold Coast home.

08/10/2013

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Suspect Sought In 2 Sex Assaults On Near North Side

A 26-year-old woman was sexually assaulted as she walked in the Gold Coast neighborhood early Sunday morning.

06/23/2013

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Man Dies From Fire In Gold Coast Apartment

A 52-year-old man found dead in his Gold Coast apartment late Friday died of carbon monoxide poisoning from a fire, and his death was ruled accidental, an autopsy determined Saturday.

06/15/2013

The Lurie Mansion (Credit: Estately.com)

Ann Lurie Lists Gold Coast Mansion For $18.7 Million

Philanthropist Ann Lurie is selling her Gold Coast mansion, asking $18.75 million for the 120 year old limestone masterpiece.

06/03/2013

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Police: Man Killed In Jump From Gold Coast Building

A man jumped to his death early Tuesday from the Gold Coast high-rise building where he lived, authorities said.

05/21/2013

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Chicago Police Boost Mag Mile Presence

Chicago police officers were out in force Friday night, nearly a week after youths caused disturbances near and along the Magnificent Mile.

04/07/2013

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Cross-Dressing Shoplifters In ‘Bad Wigs And Cheap Clothes’ Hit Gold Coast Stores

Some men, dressed as women, have been hitting fancy Gold Coast stores – not to shop, but, to shoplift.

04/03/2013

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Man Shot In Leg In Gold Coast Neighborhood

A man was shot in the leg Tuesday morning as he got into his car parked in the Gold Coast neighborhood, police said.

02/05/2013

North Michigan Avenue. (Credit: Greater North Michigan Avenue Association)

Union Supporters Protest Illinois Minimum Wage

Union supporters took to the streets today to demand an increase in the state’s minimum wage.

12/22/2012

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Burglary At High-End Retailer Overshadowed By Price Of Merchandise

CBS 2′s Walter Jacobson is flabbergasted by the type of merchandise ripped off from a hoity-toity Gold Coast store Thursday.

12/06/2012

Shattered glass was still visible on the floor of the Jimmy Choo boutique on Oak Street on Thursday, after an early morning burglary at the designer shoe and purse store. (Credit: CBS)

Burglars Hit Jimmy Choo Store On Gold Coast

Fans think that Jimmy Choo shoes are hot, but, this morning, police say some are actually hot in the wrong way after an overnight burglary.

12/06/2012

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