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Man, 92, Dies After Being Pulled From Near North Side Residential PoolPolice and paramedics were called to the building in the 100 block of East Oak Street at 12:40 p.m. for the medical emergency, authorities said. Bernard Hornung, who lived in the building, was pulled from the water and taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:24 p.m.
Smash-And-Grab Thieves Hit Gold Coast Clothing StoreAround 5 a.m., thieves used a crowbar to pry their way inside Moncler, at 33 E. Oak St., and then smashed glass display cases to get to the valuables inside.
Park District Car Falls In Lake MichiganPart of the Lakefront Trail was closed Friday, after a Chicago Park District vehicle slid into Lake Michigan.
Moncler, Gold Coast Fashion Boutique, Burglarized A high-end fashion boutique was burglarized in the Gold Coast neighborhood on the Near North Side early Monday.
Man Charged With Killing Wife, Dumping Body On Metra Tracks In GenevaKane County prosecutors said 47-year-old Shadwick King has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife, 32-year-old Kathleen King.
Doorman Hailed As Hero For Saving Sex Assault VictimA Chicago doorman is being hailed as a hero after coming to the rescue of a woman who had been sexually assaulted.
Burglars Hit Jimmy Choo Store On Gold CoastFans think that Jimmy Choo shoes are hot, but, this morning, police say some are actually hot in the wrong way after an overnight burglary.
Michigan Avenue Ramp To Lake Shore Drive ClosingA popular route onto Lake Shore Drive will close next month for some much needed repairs.
Police Officer, Other Driver Injured In Crash Near Mag MileA police squad car headed to an emergency call just off the Magnificent Mile was hit by another driver Friday morning, leaving both the officer and the other driver injured.
Retail Therapy For Free In ChicagoIt's ok to just look. Here are a few of Chicago's best spots to window shop.
Cat Shot, Wounded With BB Gun In ElginElgin police are searching for someone who shot and wounded a Siamese cat with a BB gun over the weekend.
Swim Bans At Nearly All City BeachesWith sweltering temperatures continuing on Tuesday, Chicagoans might want to hit the beaches to take a dip in the lake, but swim bans were in effect at all the but one of city's beaches Tuesday afternoon due to heavy fog.