A crash involving a car and a semi-trailer truck shut down all but one lane of eastbound Interstate 80/94 near the Illinois-Indiana state line early Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Killed In Crash On I-80/94 Near State Line

A fatal crash on eastbound Interstate 80/94 closed all but one lane of the expressway for more than an hour-and-a-half early Tuesday near the Illinois-Indiana border.


Surveillance image showing suspects in a Lansing bank robbery on Friday, July 25. / photo from FBI

Men In Wigs, Face Paint Rob Lansing Bank

Three men in face paint and wigs robbed a bank in south suburban Lansing Friday afternoon, according to the FBI.


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Two Boys Accused Of Vandalizing Lansing Church

Two young boys have a date in juvenile court after they were accused of vandalizing a south suburban church, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.


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Chicago Man Shot, Killed In Lansing

A Chicago man was shot and killed Sunday morning in south suburban Lansing.


Jeremiah Thompson (Credit: Lansing Police)

Bail Denied For Man Charged With Killing 2-Year-Old Daughter

Jeremiah Thompson, 21, has been charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of 2-year-old Jahariah Patterson.


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Man Charged With Murdering 2-Year-Old Daughter In Lansing

The father of a 2-year-old girl is facing murder charges after the baby died Wednesday in south suburban Lansing.


Police conducting a death investigation in Lansing. (Credit: CBS)

Lansing Child Died Due To Blunt Force, Child Abuse

A two year old died of blunt force trauma and child abuse, the Cook County Medical Examiner ruled on Wednesday.


David Lukowski (Credit: Lansing Police)

Man Facing Sex Abuse Charges Tied To Now-Closed Lansing Daycare

A Grant Park man was charged Monday with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, in connection with incidents that happened in the early ‘90s at a south suburban daycare center.


Police conducting a death investigation in Lansing. (Credit: CBS)

Police Investigating Death Of Child In Lansing

Lansing Police were investigating the death of a two-year-old girl in Lansing on Wednesday.


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Man Charged With Kidnapping Daughter, 3, In Lansing

A man accused of kidnapping his 3-year-old daughter at gunpoint in south suburban Lansing has been arrested.


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Police: Man Who Kidnapped Daughter Still On The Loose

Police are searching for a man who kidnapped his 3-year-old daughter for several hours before she was reunited with her mother Thursday night in south suburban Lansing.


Thomas M. Chmura (Credit: Antioch Police)

Trial Date Set For Monk Charged With Child Abduction

Thomas Chmura, 57, is charged with four counts of child abduction, related to his alleged offering of rides to a number of girls whose ages ranged from 11 to 14 in April.


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Man Dies After Lansing Shooting

A man died early Saturday after a shooting in south suburban Lansing.


The FBI released this surveillance image of a bank robbery suspect following a holdup in Lansing, Ill. (FBI)

Three Rob Bank In South Suburban Lansing

Three bank robbery suspects stormed into a south suburban bank on Thursday, leaving two workers injured.


No one was injured Monday when a helicopter crashed in Lansing, Ill. with two aboard. (Courtney Gousman/CBS 2)

No One Injured In Copter Crash At Lansing Airport

A Robinson Helicopter R-22 Beta crashed about 6:45 p.m. Monday during a training exercise at Lansing Municipal Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.


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Chicago Area Communities With Most Prostitution In Hotels

A new DePaul College of Law study identifies three Chicago area communities that have the most instances of prostitution in hotels.


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Man Charged With Taking Teen Girl To Illinois For Sex

Indiana authorities have arrested a man accused of taking a 14-year-old girl from Hammond into Illinois and forcing her to have sex with him.


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Man Dies After Gyrocopter Crashes In Lansing

A man is dead after his gyrocopter crashed Monday morning at an airport in south suburban Lansing, Illinois State Police said.


Martin N. Pazdzuira (Credit: FBI)

FBI: Lansing Man Caught Trying To Lure Teen Into Sex

A south suburban man arranged to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex, but she turned out to be an undercover law enforcement officer, the FBI announced Tuesday.


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Boy, 9, Drowns In Pool In Lansing

Police in south suburban Lansing, and the Indiana Department of Child Protective services, are investigating the death of a 9-year-old Chicago boy.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2012