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A CTA train. (CBS)

CTA Still Examining Three Options To Extend Red Line South

The CTA says, contrary to published reports, it has NOT narrowed to two the list of potential routes for a Red Line extension to 130th Street. Nor is it in a position to move ahead with construction.

04/17/2014

Marcus Lynch (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Lakeview Rape, Robbery

Marcus Lynch, of the 4700 block of South Loomis Boulevard, allegedly followed a 22-year-old woman from a gas station at the corner of Halsted and Addison streets, and into a nearby alley Tuesday afternoon.

04/16/2014

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Harvey Cops Shoot, Kill Man Who Tried To Run Them Over

At 10:22 a.m., police received a call of a possible armed robbery at a hotel in the 16900 block of South Halsted Street, according to a statement from Harvey police. As officers were walking up to the hotel, they “encountered the suspect” who was in a vehicle in the parking lot.

04/14/2014

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Two Shot During Fight In Englewood

A 24-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were part of a group involved in a fight at Halsted and 66th streets when someone pulled out a gun and fired numerous shots about 7:10 p.m.

04/09/2014

Computer-generated rendering of a heliport planned for the Bridgeport neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Helicopter Express)

Zoning Committee OKs Bridgeport Heliport Plan

A Wheeling company’s plan to build a heliport along the Chicago River in Bridgeport has cleared a major hurdle, and likely will be approved by the City Council on Wednesday, over the objections of some people who live nearby.

04/02/2014

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Four Hurt In South Side Crash

Four people were hospitalized after a domestic dispute turned into a car chase that ended in a crash in Englewood early Friday.

02/07/2014

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Police Officer, 2 Others Hurt In Alcohol-Related Crash In Englewood

Two police officers from 6th District were standing on the street conducting a traffic stop when a dark-colored SUV struck the passenger door of the officers’ squad car.

11/27/2013

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods Gets OK To Set Up Shop In Englewood

Upscale grocer Whole Foods — derisively known as “Whole Paycheck” for its high prices — got the OK Thursday to set up shop in Chicago’s impoverished Englewood community.

11/22/2013

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Man Falls 3 Stories After Robbery Attempt In Auburn-Gresham

An unknown suspect allegedly robbed a 28-year-old man of a purse before running up the rear stairs of a building. Soon after, the 62-year-old man fell from the third floor.

11/20/2013

Chicago police officers outside a Bridgeport apartment after an officer shot a knife-wielding man while responding to a domestic disturbance. (Credit: NVP Video)

Cop Shoots, Kills Knife-Wielding Man In Bridgeport

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a man early Friday in Bridgeport, after he allegedly came at officers with two knives.

10/18/2013

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Three Children Hit By Car In Englewood

The crash happened at 7:30 a.m. at 68th and Halsted streets. None of the children suffered life-threatening injuries.

10/10/2013

A 13-year-old boy was shot Monday afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood. (CBS)

Boy, 13, Wounded In Englewood Shooting

A teenage boy was seriously injured in a shooting Monday afternoon in Englewood.

10/07/2013

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

4 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 3 a.m. Saturday on the Near West Side.

09/23/2013

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

Man Slain In Englewood

Robert Hart was walking in the alley in the 6000 block of South Halsted Street about 11:10 p.m. when the shooter came up behind him and started firing

09/23/2013

Fire Department hazardous materials teams and the Police Bomb and Arson Section responded to calls of a suspicious package at the Mariano's at 40 S. Halsted St. on Sept. 19, 2013. Crews determined the bag was not dangerous. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Suspicious Package At West Loop Mariano’s Deemed Safe

A Chicago Fire Department hazardous materials team and the Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section were called to the Mariano’s at 40 S. Halsted St. shortly before 9 a.m.

09/19/2013

Artistic rendering of a Whole Foods Market planned for the Englewood neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Whole Foods To Open Store In Englewood

As part of the city’s strategy to eliminate so-called “food deserts” in Chicago, City Hall has reached an agreement with Whole Foods to bring an 18,000-square-foot grocery store in the Englewood neighborhood.

09/04/2013

Roman Forman (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With May Shooting Death In West Pullman

Roman Forman, 25, faces one count of first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of 25-year-old Freddie Walton.

08/11/2013

Cashier Matthew Camp leads the demonstration outside the Whole Foods in Lake View. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Retail Workers Take Fight For $15 Wage To Whole Foods

About 15 employees of Whole Foods – and a few dozen supporters – demonstrated outside the Whole Foods store on Halsted Street in Lakeview on Wednesday, calling for better pay, and an end to what they believe is unfair policies.

07/31/2013

Terrence Graves (Photo supplied to CBS)

Street Vendor Shot And Killed At Gas Station Near I-57

A street vendor was shot and killed early Tuesday at a gas station near an exit ramp from Interstate 57 in the Washington Heights neighborhood.

07/02/2013

Seven people were hurt in a three-car crash involving a Chicago Police SUV in the 7600 block of South Halsted Street on June 20, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

7 Hurt In Auburn-Gresham Crash Involving Police Car

Seven people, including two Chicago police officers, were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in Auburn-Gresham on Thursday, as the officers responded to a shooting.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2013

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