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Man Sexually Assaults Woman On Northwest Side

Police have issued a community alert in the Mayfair neighborhood, after a woman was sexually assaulted Monday night.

06/18/2013

Electric Pole, Power Sign

Police: Man Electrocuted While Climbing Pole To Tag Roof

The 19-year-old man was climbing the pole in the 1800 block of West Montrose Avenue at 2:45 a.m. when he came in contact with a transformer.

05/30/2013

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Two Critically Injured In Drive-By Shooting On Northwest Side

Two men are in critical condition after they were shot during an apparent gang-related shooting in the Northwest Side Irving Park neighborhood early Saturday.

01/05/2013

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Reports: Slain Uptown Woman Owned Popular Hair Salon

A woman who was found shot and stabbed to death in her Uptown neighborhood apartment was well known as the operator of a hair salon nearby, according to published reports.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least 17 people have been wounded – two fatally – in shootings around the city since Friday night.

09/02/2012

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Woman Shot To Death In Uptown Apartment

A 45-year-old woman was found shot to death in an apartment in the Uptown neighborhood Sunday morning.

09/02/2012

Rockwell Street Fire

Residents Rescued From Burning Building In Ravenswood

Quick action from firefighters helped save residents overnight at an apartment building in the Ravenswood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

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5 Men Stabbed Near Montrose And Elston

Five men were stabbed early Friday morning, in what police believe was a gang fight near Montrose and Elston avenues.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012

Gay Pride Parade, 2008

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

Kennedy Expressway Crash

Man Killed After Slamming Into Guardrail On Kennedy Expressway

A driver hit a guardrail and died after losing control of his vehicle on the Kennedy Expressway overnight.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

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Cops: Driver, 19, Critically Hurt In Crash Was Intoxicated

A 19-year-old driver was allegedly intoxicated when he crashed into a tree on the Northwest Side early Saturday, injuring himself and a passenger.

04/29/2012

Admon Shasho, 27, is charged with raping and trying to rob a woman in the North Center neighborhood on April 14, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In Lincoln Square

A 27-year-old man was arrested on Saturday, after sexually assaulting a woman in an alley in the Lincoln Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2012

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Daily Deal Sites Blamed For Driving Restaurant Out Of Business

Popular daily deal sites are blamed for driving a hot dog diner into debt.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2011

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Man Charged In 2009 Murder Of Lincoln Square Bar Owner

A man has been charged with the murder of a Lincoln Square bar owner who was brutally beaten in an attack outside the bar two years ago.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2011

Albany Park Shooting

Alcohol-Fueled Fight Leads To Shooting In Albany Park

Police say an alcohol-fueled argument led to a shooting overnight in the Albany Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

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Raccoons Invading Along Lakefront

Dark-eyed, wild bandits have invaded both the north and south lakefront, but officials are working to out-smart them.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Salvation Army Crash

Van Slams Into Thrift Store In Albany Park

A van slammed into a Salvation Army thrift store in the Albany Park neighborhood early this morning.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2011

Intersection of Montrose and Magnolia in Uptown

1 Held In Fatal Uptown Shooting

A person of interest is being questioned in connection with a shooting in the Uptown neighborhood that left one man dead and another wounded.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2011

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Cop Performs CPR, Saves Toddler’s Life

A Chicago Police officer is being hailed as a hero, for helping save the life of a toddler who couldn’t breathe Thursday afternoon on the Northwest Side.

11/05/2010