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Police Question Person Of Interest In North Side Attacks On WomenChicago Police issued a community alert this week about the attacks, which have seen women approached from behind by an unknown man as they return home during the early morning hours.
Sink Holes Sprouting On North SideOne of them is big enough to swallow a large exercise ball and deep enough to devour a small child. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Cabbies Robbed At Knife Point On North SidePolice are cautioning North Side taxi drivers after a pair of cabbies were robbed at knifepoint in separate incidents last week in Ravenswood and West Ridge.
Two Neighborhoods Rattled By Sex AssaultsWomen walking in two Chicago neighborhoods are taking each step with more caution after two sexual assaults that happened a week ago Sunday. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Emanuel Drops Plans For A High School Named After ObamaThere has been grumbling among aldermen and others who balked at the idea of naming a school on the city's near North Side after a president whose political career was launched on the South Side.
4 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting happened early Monday in West Englewood. Officers found a man, thought to be in his 50s, unresponsive on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1500 block of West 72nd Street about 12:45 a.m.
Teen Dies After Falling In LakeThe teen fell into the water near the 4000 block of Recreation Drive about 6:10 p.m. He was pulled from the lake and taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 7:06 p.m.
Cyclist Struck, Killed By Brown Line Train In Albany ParkAbout 12:20 a.m., a man riding his bike was struck by a northbound train as he attempted to go around the gates near the CTA Kimball station in the 4700 block of North Kedzie Avenue, police said.
Driver Cited After Rollover Crash In Lincoln ParkThe 32-year-old man was driving a 2006 Toyota 4Runner SUV westbound on LaSalle Drive at 10:58 p.m. when it turned left onto the 1700 block of North Clark Street and collided with a Toyota Camry taxi.
Palatine Man Found Dead In North Side AlleyNathan Breitling, 28, of the 800 block of Morris Drive in Palatine, was found dead in the alley of the 4200 block of North Kenmore Avenue about 7:15 a.m. Thursday.
Search Resumes For 2nd Victim After Woman Rescued From Montrose HarborA woman fell in Montrose Harbor around 2 a.m., and Chicago Fire Department and Police Marine Unit crews were able to pull her out and get her to a hospital, but another person also might have gone in the water.
Lake Shore Drive Reopens After Suspicious Package CheckedChicago police shut down Lake Shore Drive on the North Side for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon as they investigated a suspicious package.