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Woman Shot In Head In Humboldt Park

The 44-year-old woman suffered a gunshot wound to the head about 8:25 p.m. after a male suspect fired shots into a gas station from the outside in the 900 block of North Pulaski Road.

04/03/2014

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Victim Describes Videotaped Attack By Machete-Wielding Assailant

“One of them hit the bike with the machete, in the back wheel, and that stopped me,” the bicyclist tells CBS 2′s Chris Martinez.

03/27/2014

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Boy, 17, Critically Wounded In Humboldt Park Drive-By

The teenager was crossing the street about 8:20 p.m. in the 1300 block of North Spaulding Avenue when a tan-colored minivan drove past and someone inside the vehicle fired shots.

03/21/2014

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Man Charged In Humboldt Park Stabbing Death

Daniel Travis, 61, stabbed 47-year-old Gregory Shanks in the chest and head a few minutes before 3 p.m. Wednesday as the two argued, a statement from police said.

03/20/2014

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Male In Custody After Fatal Humboldt Park Stabbing

Gregory Shanks, 47, was stabbed in the chest about 2:55 p.m. when he was involved in an argument with another male at an apartment building in the 700 block of North Trumbull Avenue.

03/20/2014

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Pair Of Cold Deaths Brings County’s Total To 23

At least 23 people have died of cold-related causes in Cook County this season, the most since 2008-09, with the latest being a Humboldt Park man and an Austin woman.

03/04/2014

Shawn Harrington, a basketball coach at Marshall High School, talks with CBS 2 about his recovery from gunshot wounds. (CBS)

Coach Paralyzed By Gunfire: ‘I’m Going To Walk Again’

Shawn Harrington talked with CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez about the Jan. 30 shooting, his diagnosis and what’s next.

02/14/2014

Rekeia Williams paid for this billboard for what would have been her son's 19th birthday. Williams has gotten personally involved in the investigation into her son's murder, and thinks more parents of murder victims should do the same. (Credit: CBS)

Murder Victim’s Mom Thinks Parents Need To Get Involved In Investigations

A Chicago woman who lost her son to street violence said if more parents were doing what she’s doing, police might be able to solve more murders.

02/11/2014

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Boy, 15, Shot In Humboldt Park Neighborhood

A teenage boy suffered a gunshot wound to the arm Sunday morning in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

01/26/2014

Ferguson takes a break in a chair one of her neighbors put out for "dibs" after digging out the entire spot. (Credit: Instagram/jamiepie)

Humboldt Park Woman Declares ‘No Dibs,’ Shovels Entire Block

A West Side woman wants to put an end to the Chicago tradition of claiming “dibs” on parking spots shoveled out after snowstorms.

01/10/2014

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Man Shot, Robbed In Humboldt Park

The man was shot in the leg about 8:10 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Chicago Avenue.

01/09/2014

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Man Dies While Shoveling Snow In Humboldt Park

The man was shoveling snow in the 1400 block of North Washtenaw Avenue about 10:20 p.m. and started having chest pains.

01/06/2014

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Humboldt Park Shooting Leaves Man In Serious Condition

A man suffered several gunshot wounds — two to the chest and one to the arm — Saturday afternoon in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood.

01/04/2014

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Humboldt Park Woman Dies From Exposure To Cold

Margie Chandler is the fifth cold-related death of the season in Cook County.

12/13/2013

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Man Shot And Killed In Humboldt Park

Police patrolling the neighborhood heard gunshots about 12:30 a.m., and found a 21-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds, lying on the sidewalk in the 600 block of North Springfield Avenue.

10/09/2013

A Chicago firefighter works to help extinguish a fire in the 3200 block of West Wabansia Avenue on Oct. 8, 2013. (Credit: NVP Video)

Firefighter, Civilian Injured In Humboldt Park Fire

A firefighter and one other person were injured, and several people were forced out of their homes, after damaged three buildings in the Humboldt Park neighborhood overnight.

10/08/2013

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Chicago Not Actually ‘Murder Capital’ Of, Well, Anything

Thanks to recent headlines, you’d think the FBI rolled out the red carpet and handed Chicago a beautiful, hand-engraved (in cursive!) plaque that reads Murderiest Murder City in Murderland. In reality, the FBI did no such thing. Here’s a closer look at the FBI’s statistics and how they do and do not relate to homicides in Chicago

09/26/2013

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2 Dead, 22 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Overnight

A 36-year-old man who was shot in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood died about an hour later, after he was rushed to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.

09/20/2013

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Six Hospitalized From Injuries At Riot Fest Music Festival

At least six people were taken to hospitals late last night from the Riot Fest musical festival in Humboldt Park.

09/15/2013

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Man Shot, Critically Injured In Humboldt Park

A man was critically injured in a Humboldt Park neighborhood shooting Friday afternoon.

09/14/2013

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