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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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Cops Find Guns, Drugs While Arresting Man For Threatening Girlfriend

Police arresting a West Side man for threatening his girlfriend with a gun Saturday night discovered assault weapons and drugs at his home.

05/13/2013

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9 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.

02/11/2013

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Firefighter Hurt During Extra-Alarm Fire On South Side

One firefighter was hurt battling an extra-alarm blaze at an abandoned New City factory that made parade floats Monday night on the South Side.

02/04/2013

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Man Shot Dead Inside His Car In Auburn Gresham

A man was shot dead in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood Wednesday night, authorities said.

10/25/2012

One of 17 plaques on Halsted Street honoring contributions of the LGBT community, as part of the new Legacy Walk project in Lakeview. (Credit: CBS)

‘Legacy Walk’ In Lakeview Honors LGBT Community

You can get an education simply by walking up Halsted Street in the Lakeview neighborhood on the North Side, thanks to the newly-dedicated “Legacy Walk.”

WBBM Newsradio–10/11/2012

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Woman Sexually Assaulted On Waveland Avenue In East Lakeview

A woman was sexually assaulted early Thursday in the East Lakeview neighborhood – on the densely-populated stretch of Waveland Avenue between Wrigley Field and Boystown.

07/05/2012

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Organizer: Go To Uptown To Watch Gay Pride Parade

As you’ve no doubt heard by now, big changes are in store for the Gay Pride Parade this Sunday – and organizers are urging spectators to camp out on the new Uptown leg of the route.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012

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Deer Occupies Enclosed Vacant Lot On Halsted Street

A deer has been holding court in a vacant lot in the Lincoln Park neighborhood for the past two days now.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

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Fullerton Avenue To Close All Day Saturday As Children’s Memorial Moves

A full 130 years after opening its first facility in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Children’s Memorial Hospital is leaving the neighborhood behind for a shiny new facility in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

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8 Shot During Overnight Hours On South, West Sides

Another violent night on the streets of Chicago has sent eight people – including two teenage boys – to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

A Chicago Police squad car crashed into a CTA bus on May 19, 2012, injuring two officers, a CTA driver, and six other people. (Credit: CBS)

2 Cops Among 9 Hurt When Squad Car Hits CTA Bus

A CTA driver was critically injured and eight other people were hurt early Sunday in a chain-reaction crash on the South Side that involveda bus, a squad car and other vehicles.

05/20/2012

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy discusses police strategy for handling the large protests expected before and during the NATO summit in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

McCarthy Confident Police Can Handle NATO Protests

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Wednesday that Chicago police officers assigned to NATO protest duty have passed their first test ahead of this weekend’s NATO summit.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012

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Retail-Apartment Development Moving Forward Near Boystown IHOP

A proposed retail and apartment complex in Boystown still isn’t sitting well with its neighbors.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2012

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Woman Charged With DUI In Fatal Crash In Englewood

A 28-year-old woman has been charged with drunk driving in a crash that killed a young mother in the Englewood neighborhood on Friday.

04/22/2012

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28-Year-Old Mother Killed In Crash On South Halsted Street

One woman was killed and three others were injured early Friday in a crash that closed busy South Halsted Street in the Hamilton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

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Report: Feud Among Organizers Has Hurt Funding For Greektown Parade

A public feud among Greektown organizers over allegations of missing money has sponsors backing off from the community’s biggest event of the year.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2012

The city of Chicago is removing old railroad tracks from Kingsbury Street as part of a redevelopment plan. (CBS)

Crews Removing Old Railroad Track In Effort To Beautify Near North Side

City crews are ripping out a set of old, unused railroad tracks, as they begin a new beautification project on the city’s Near North Side.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2012

Gay Rights

Center On Halsted To Celebrate 5 Years Serving LGBT Community

The Center on Halsted LGBT community center will soon celebrate five years in operation with a gala expected to attract 1,500 people.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2012

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Magazine Names Chicago’s Alinea The World’s Best Restaurant

The famed Alinea restaurant in the Lincoln Park neighborhood has been named the best restaurant in the world by a publication that bills itself as the private jet lifestyle magazine.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

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