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An Amtrak train struck a station wagon that got stuck on the tracks in Riverside on Thursday. (Credit: Riverside Police)

Woman, Dog Hurt When Train Hits Car In Riverside

A woman and a Shih Tzu named Tuxedo narrowly escaped serious injury after an oncoming train in west suburban Riverside struck the woman’s vehicle on Thursday.

02/21/2014

Photo Of Traffic On The Kennedy. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Plan To Add Lanes To Kennedy Expressway Motoring Ahead

Adding two extra lanes to the westernmost stretch of the Kennedy Expressway doesn’t bother Demetrios Agalianos. But a wall just feet from his Northwest Side home — meant to lessen noise from the busy expressway — isn’t sounding as sweet

02/14/2014

Crews clear an apartment building after a fire broke out Wednesday night in southwest suburban Bridgeview. (Photo from NVP News Video)

1 Hurt, 18 Displaced By Bridgeview Fire

Emergency crews responded about 11:50 p.m. to the blaze that started in a first-floor unit of an apartment building in the 9000 block of South Harlem Avenue.

01/23/2014

James Whiteside (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Two Sexual Assaults

A Lincoln Park man has been charged in connection with two sexual assaults that allegedly took place Friday – one against an elderly woman near Midway International Airport, and in a separate attack hours earlier in the Montclare neighborhood.

12/30/2013

Fire Graphic

Roof Of Suburban Burger King Collapses During Fire

The manager of the fast-food restaurant at 3441 S. Harlem in Berwyn called 911 a few minutes after 8 a.m. to report smoke coming from the ceiling.

11/06/2013

Ambulance

3 Hurt When Pace Bus Crashes On Stevenson

Illinois State Police said the bus was driving on the left shoulder of the northbound lanes of the Stevenson, when it crashed with two other vehicles near Harlem Avenue.

11/01/2013

Workers assess the damage to the Blue Line cars. (Credit: Richard Wyatt/WBBM Newsradio)

NTSB Continues Probe Into Blue Line Crash Mystery

The federal government shutdown is not stopping the investigation into what caused that mysterious Blue Line crash in Forest Park.

10/01/2013

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Drunk Driver Crashes Into Roadside Safety Checkpoint In Chicago Ridge

A roadside safety check over the weekend by Chicago Ridge police turned out to be anything but safe — and a lot shorter than planned.

09/04/2013

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Man Arrested After Barricading Himself In SW Side Building

He had climbed up onto the building’s roof at some point during the situation, although negotiators were eventually able to convince him to come down.

07/30/2013

Firefighters rescued seven people trapped on the second-floor of an apartment building in Montclare, during a fire on July 17, 2013. (Credit: Paris Lewbel/Captured News)

Firefighters Rescue 7 From Blaze In Montclare

Firefighters responded to the fire at a three-story building at 3009 N. Harlem Av. around 12:30 a.m., to find several people hanging out second floor windows, shouting for help.

07/17/2013

Brian Lykins (L) and Emil Niemi (R) are accused of robbing a donut shop and twice robbing a convenience store on the Northwest Side. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Pair Arrested For Robberies Of Convenience Store, Donut Shop

Brian Lykins and Emil Niemi are charged with aggravated robbery for holding up two late-night businesses on the Northwest Side.

07/09/2013

A fatal accident at Harlem Avenue and 61st Place  in Summit. (CBS)

Police: Distracted Driver Kills Summit Man On Street

One person is dead after an accident Monday morning in Summit.

04/29/2013

A bandit wearing a Spiderman mask robs a Harlem Avenue store this week. (Chicago Police)

‘Spiderman Bandit’ The Latest Serial Robber To Hit Chicago Businesses

Spiderman is a hero in the movies, but he’s turning out to be a bad guy in Chicago.

02/21/2013

A man wearing a hooded sweatshirt and a Spider-Man ski mask twice robbed a 7-Eleven on the 2700 block of North Harlem Avenue -- once on Jan. 24, and again on Feb. 19, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man In Spider-Man Mask Robbed Same 7-Eleven Twice

Spider-Man is supposed to catch the crooks just like flies, not be one himself.

02/19/2013

File photo of a Blue Line train.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Makes Repairs That Caused Delay On Blue Line

Trains on the CTA’s Blue Line are experiencing delays early Tuesday because of a “track condition” near the Harlem station.

01/22/2013

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Chicago Ridge Man Found Stabbed To Death At Home

A 50-year-old man died Friday morning after suffering multiple stab wounds at his home in southwest suburban Chicago Ridge, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

10/06/2012

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Driver Of Dump Truck Sought In Deadly Accident

Chicago police are releasing a description of a dump trunk that struck and killed a 72-year-old woman on the southwest side last month.

09/07/2012

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Woman Attacked In Tinley Park Road Rage Incident

Tinley Park police have issued a warning after an 18-year-old woman was involved in a road rage incident.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2012

Dump Truck Fatal

Woman, 72, Struck And Killed By Dump Truck On Southwest Side

A dump truck driver struck and killed a 72-year-old woman in the Southwest Side’s Clearing neighborhood Friday evening, then drove off.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

Cermak And Harlem Water Main Break

Water Main Break Leaves Cermak And Harlem Awash In Mud

The busy intersection of Cermak Road and Harlem Avenue was awash in mud Monday morning, after a water main broke beneath the pavement.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2012

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