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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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One Killed, One Seriously Hurt In New City Crash

One man was killed and another seriously injured when a vehicle hit a pole early Saturday in the South Side New City neighborhood, police said.

04/06/2013

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Englishman Seeks To Reclaim Record Time For Riding ‘L’ System

A Leicester, England, man is looking to reclaim the record time for riding the whole CTA ‘L’ system, after three other teams broke the record this year alone, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2012