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File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Wounded In South Chicago Shooting

About 9:40 p.m., the 22-year-old was walking in the 8100 block of South Phillips Avenue when he heard shots ring out and felt pain, police said.


Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

Two people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded by gunfire across Chicago since Tuesday evening.


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Firefighter Hurt At Extra-Alarm Blaze On South Side

A firefighter was injured Tuesday afternoon while battling an extra-alarm blaze that gutted a South Side building.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

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Police: Extremely Drunk Driver Tries To Punch Firefighter After Crash

A motorist who was more than four times over the legal limit for alcohol punched a firefighter who tried to help him after he crashed early Thursday on the Southeast Side.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2011