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Illinois State police investigate after a semi-tractor trailer truck was shot several times while headed north on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Roosevelt Road. The truck driver pulled over on the Kennedy Expressway near Madison Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Shots Fired At Moving Semi On Kennedy Expressway

Illinois State Police said, around 2:50 a.m., a passenger in a gold Chevrolet Impala fired shots at a semi-tractor trailer headed north on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Monroe Street.

03/17/2015

Artist's rendering looking west on Washington Street, after the Loop Link bus rapid transit project is complete. (Credit: Chicago Department of Transportation)

City Begins Work On Bus Rapid Transit Lanes In The Loop

City officials were warning of increased traffic delays in the Loop beginning Monday, as work begins on the so-called “Loop Link” project to provide faster bus service from Union Station to Millennium Station.

03/16/2015

Deshawn Johnson (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Fatal Halloween Shooting, Robbery

Deshawn Johnson, 26, faces counts of first-degree murder, attempted murder and armed robbery for the attack that happened about 7:10 p.m. on Oct. 31, 2014, according to Chicago Police.

02/20/2015

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8 Injured In CTA Bus Crash On Near West Side

CTA spokesman Brian Steele said a car passed the bus and tried to make a right turn as the bus pulled away from the curb. Steele said there was minor damage to both vehicles.

02/12/2015

A car struck a building after hitting two other vehicles on the West Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Driver Injured After Car Hits Vehicles, Building On West Side

A speeding car was heading east on Madison Street about 2:30 a.m. when it struck a van near Keeler Avenue, police said. The car then struck another car and a fire hydrant before hitting a building.

01/20/2015

Burglars stole jeans and shoes after crashing through the front of a Cisco NYC store on the West Side. (Credit: CBS)

Thieves Swarm West Side Store In Smash-And-Grab Heist

After a van smashed through the front of a West Side clothing store early Wednesday, 20 people swarmed inside, stealing tens of thousands of dollars worth of designer jeans in less than three minutes.

11/26/2014

The scene of a police-involved shooting early Sunday in Austin. / photo from NVP News Video

Man Dies After Being Shot By Police In South Austin

The officer shot the armed man multiple times after the man turned and raised his gun at the officer, according to police and union officials.

05/12/2014

Nahshon Shelton (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Angry Over Tax On Soda Pulls Out Submachine Gun

Nahshon Shelton didn’t want to pay the 22-cent tax on his $1.79 two-liter of Pepsi on Saturday afternoon, so he allegedly pulled a blue-steel Intratec .22-caliber submachine gun inside the convenience store where they tried to make him pay it — and he threatened to kill everyone there.

04/14/2014

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$15,000 Worth Of iPads Stolen From Oak Park School District

The iPad Minis, which were purchased for use by low-income students, were stored in the district’s server room.

11/14/2013

Ambulance

Elderly Cyclist Struck, Killed By Car In Oak Park

Suleyman Cetin, 91, was riding a bike in the 500 block of Madison Street in Oak Park about 7:56 p.m. when he was hit by a Chevy Impala.

10/25/2013

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Man Shot Multiple Times In Austin

The 26-year-old man was shot in both legs, the side and the shoulder about 2:15 a.m. in the 4600 block of West Madison Street.

10/21/2013

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

6 Shot Throughout City Overnight

No one was in custody for any of the shootings Friday morning.

08/02/2013

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

Man Shot While Fleeing Gunman In Garfield Park

A 35-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot three times in the Garfield Park neighborhood early Wednesday, police said.

07/31/2013

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

1 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings In Early Hours Of New Year

A West Town neighborhood man became the city’s first homicide victim of the New Year, which so far has seen at least ten other people wounded in separate shootings, authorities said.

01/01/2013

School bus (CBS)

7 Students Hurt In School Bus Crash On Near West Side

Seven students suffered minor injuries in a school bus crash on the Near West Side, about two blocks west of the United Center.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2012

Skokie Accident

Car Slams Into Building In Skokie, Causes Major Damage

Structural engineers were checking out a building in Skokie Tuesday morning after as high-speed crash.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

Police collect evidence in Maywood after an off-duty Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who attacked him, after the officer accidentally struck the man's 4-year-old daughter as she was crossing the street on Aug. 11, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Maywood Teen Charged With Beating Cop After Motorcycle Accident

Authorities have charged a teen in the beating of an off-duty Chicago Police officer who was involved in an accident in Maywood over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

College Preparatory School Of America in Lombard, Ill. (Credit: CBS)

Islamic School Hit With Acid-Filled Bottle In Lombard

An Islamic school in west suburban Lombard is at least the second Muslim institution to report an attack this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

Police collect evidence in Maywood after an off-duty Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who attacked him, after the officer accidentally struck the man's 4-year-old daughter as she was crossing the street on Aug. 11, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Off-Duty Chicago Cop Fatally Shoots Man In Maywood

A motorcycle accident involving a Chicago police officer ended with the off-duty cop shooting the father of the girl he had hit, when that man attacked him after the crash.

08/12/2012

64th And Hoyne Shooting

2 Killed, 8 Injured In Overnight Gun Violence

Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

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