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Henry McCall used ceramic tiles, a screwdriver, and a 2-by-4 to fight off armed robbers who had shot a friend of his in Avalon Park. (Credit: CBS)

Man Uses Screwdriver To Fight Off Robbers Who Attacked, Shot Friend

A would-be armed robber got more than he was expecting on Saturday. He was stabbed with a screwdriver, when an Avalon Park resident came to the defense of his friend.

CBS 2–09/16/2013

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1 Dead, 17 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday

The most recent shooting occurred early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

07/29/2013

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Police Warn Woodlawn Residents About Recent Gunpoint Robberies

Police are warning residents in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood about two recent robberies.

07/23/2013

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Murder Charges Filed In Death Of Man Impaled On Fence

A 33-year-old Pullman man has been charged with the murder of a man who was impaled on a metal fence post after being punched in the face and falling at a party earlier this month.

06/27/2013

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Man Arrested After Threat At Elementary School In Pullman

Shortly before 9 a.m. Thursday police responded to Schmid Elementary School in the 9700 block of South Greenwood Avenue following a report of a threat.

03/21/2013

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3 Killed, 7 Injured In Post-Holiday Shootings

Three people were killed, and seven others were injured, in shootings during the day Thursday as the high climbed to 102 degrees, and during the steamy night afterward.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2012

This home about a block north of President Obama's Kenwood mansion is on the market for $1.7 million.

Want To Be Obama’s Neighbor? $1.7 Million Could Do It

He hasn’t been home much in the past four years, but for about $1.7 million you could be President Obama’s neighbor.

06/12/2012

Firefighters said 12 families were displaced after a fire at this apartment building at 1012 Greenwood Av. in Maywood on Dec. 4, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

12 Families Displaced By Maywood Fire

Twelve families were displaced from a Maywood apartment building after a fire Sunday morning.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2011

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Man Beaten To Death On South Side Street

Chicago Police are investigating the death of a man in his 40s who was beaten by a group early Sunday morning on the South Side.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2011

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Two People Wounded In Drive-By Shooting

A man and woman were wounded during a drive-by shooting Sunday in the South Side Grand Crossing neighborhood.

07/04/2011