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Teen Shot In Englewood After Argument On CTA Bus

About 9:15 p.m., the teenager was shot after he was involved in an argument with another male on a CTA bus in the 5700 block of South Racine Avenue, police said.


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Man Found Shot Dead In Englewood

Officers responded to a call of shots fired at a building in the 6900 block of South Racine Avenue about 1:30 p.m.


Four people were hospitalized after three vehicles, including a Chicago police SUV, crashed about 12:25 a.m Tuesday. in the 7200 block of South Racine Avenue, police said. (Credit: NVP Video news)

Police Officers Among 4 Injured In South Side Crash

Four people were hospitalized early Tuesday after three vehicles, including a Chicago Police SUV, crashed in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.


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Driver Cited In West Side School Bus Crash

A 48-year-old woman heading south in her car on Racine failed to stop at a stop sign and hit the school bus, which was heading west on 16th Street.


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1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Overnight Shootings In Chicago

The fatal shooting happened in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Jose Rodriquez, 30, was shot in the head about 7 p.m. in the 6000 block of South Talman Avenue.


A car crashed into a concrete barrier wall along the Racine Avenue on-ramp on the Eisenhower Expressway, after going the wrong way in the eastbound lanes of the expressway. (Credit: NVP Video)

Wrong-Way Drivers Caught On Eisenhower, Dan Ryan Expressway

Illinois State Police said they believe alcohol was a factor in two incidents of wrong-way driving on Chicago expressways overnight.


Firefighters rescued a man from a fire at 5602 S. Racine Av. on July 29, 2013. Officials said the fire was being investigated as suspicious. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Firefighters Rescue Man From Arson Fire In Englewood

The man, 26, was about to jump from the top floor when he was plucked from a window ledge by firefighters with a ladder.


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Five Hospitalized After Bad Reaction To Drugs In Bridgeport

Police said they have not determined what drug, or drugs, they were under the influence of.


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Police Search For Car That Struck, Killed Elderly Man

Arthur Johnson, 77, was walking east across 83rd Street when a Mercedes-Benz traveling north on Racine Avenue struck him Wednesday morning.


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Woman Cited In Crash That Injured 2 Police Officers

A motorist who collided with a police cruiser en route to a call with its lights flashing and sirens blaring was cited multiple times for causing the Tuesday night crash.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.


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Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze In Englewood

A firefighter was taken to a hospital in serious condition after he was injured battling a blaze in the Englewood neighborhood Thursday afternoon.



Two UIC Students Robbed At Gunpoint Near Campus

Police have issued alerts after two UIC students were robbed at gunpoint — and one beaten — in the last three days on the West Side.


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Autopsy: Man Killed By Own Pit Bulls In Englewood

An autopsy Thursday confirmed an Englewood man was killed by at least one of his own pit bulls Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

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Man Critically Wounded In Brainerd Shooting

A man was shot and critically injured early Sunday in the Brainerd neighborhood on the South Side.


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Another Bloody Night In Chicago: 1 Dead, 10 Injured

It was another bloody night in Chicago, as gunfire ripped through communities on the South and West sides and left one person dead and 10 others injured between Monday afternoon and early Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

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Report: Investor Buys Uptown Building That Housed Goldblatt’s, Borders

The vacant building that housed Goldblatt’s, and later Borders, in the Uptown neighborhood has been purchased by an investor who plans to bring in new businesses, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

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Woman Killed In Rollover Crash On Eisenhower Expressway

A 40-year-old woman was killed in a rollover crash on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday morning.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2012

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Police Seek To Identify Man Found On South Side

Chicago Police hope someone can help them solve the mystery of a John Doe, found wandering on a South Side street on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

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Officer Wounded When Gun Goes Off After Chase

A Chicago Police officer was hospitalized Monday morning, after a police chase ended on the south lakefront with the officer’s own gun discharging.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012