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The front part of a car crashed into a building in Humboldt Park early Tuesday. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

7 Hurt When Car Crashes Into Building In Humboldt Park

A vehicle was involved in an accident with a CTA bus in the 3900 block of West Ontario around 12:15 a.m., police said, citing preliminary information. One of the vehicles hit a building, which caught fire after the crash, police said.


Chicago police search a pickup truck for evidence, after someone in another vehicle shot at the truck while both were driving on the Kennedy Expressway. (Credit: NVP Video)

Chicago Police Witness Shooting On Kennedy Expressway

Officers observed a white car traveling on the Kennedy Expressway near the outbound Ontario ramp shoot at a white truck about 3:45 a.m.


Flames and smoke pour out of a 7th floor window of a 27-story high-rise in Streeterville on Feb. 1, 2013. (Photo courtesy Stephanie Eltawil)

High-Rise Fire Extinguished In Streeterville

The fire was on the 7th floor of a 27-story high rise at 230 E. Ontario St., according to the Fire Department.


Alejandro Escobar (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged In Hit-And-Run Outside River North Nightclub

A west suburban Melrose Park man is facing attempted murder charges for allegedly running down two men on purpose Sunday after a fight erupted in a River North nightclub.


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5 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend Violence

At least five people were killed, and 23 others were wounded, by gunfire and other violence in Chicago this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2012

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Man, 20, Stabbed To Death In River North Area

A man who had recently moved to Chicago from Puerto Rico was stabbed to death in a fight with a group of people in the River North area early Saturday.


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Man Shot, Critically Wounded Right Off Magnificent Mile

A man was in critical condition after being shot and wounded in a gang-related road rage incident right off the tony Magnificent Mile.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2012

A protester is arrested during a confrontation with Chicago police bike officers on Michigan Avenue on June 6, 2012. (Source: UStream)

A Dozen Protesters Arrested During March On Michigan Avenue

A dozen protesters were arrested Wednesday evening, during a protest march through downtown Chicago, as part of a show of solidarity with a student strike in Quebec.


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Zagat Ranks Les Nomades As Chicago’s Top Restaurant

It seems that more people like Italian cuisine, but more French restaurants – including one in Chicago – got the nod as the best in the USA in the latest survey by Zagat.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

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Ontario Street To Be Reduced To 2 Lanes In River North

Motorists trying to get to the Kennedy Expressway from the Magnificent Mile will face some frustration this month, as a resurfacing project narrows Ontario Street to two lanes.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

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Pedestrian Hit By Bus In Streeterville

It was a bumpy ride for those onboard a Chicago Transit Authority bus overnight, as it hit a pedestrian in the Streeterville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

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Northwestern Staffer Robbed In Streeterville

Police are looking for a man who robbed and punched a Northwestern University staff member early Tuesday in the Streeterville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2010