Roosevelt Road

A traffic sign at Columbus Drive and Fairbanks Court warns of the pending closure of a stretch of Lake Shore Drive between May 19 and 21, for the upcoming NATO summit at McCormick Place. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Ramping Up Security Measures For NATO Summit

With less than a week to go until the NATO summit, there are growing signs of the extra security that’s going into place in time for the arrival of NATO delegates this weekend.

CBS 2–05/14/2012

Graphic Of A Girl In Silhouette. (AP Graphic)

Two-Year-Old Girl Abandoned On West Side

State officials are asking for the public’s help in locating the family of a 2-year-old girl who was abandoned on the West Side last week.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2012

Surveillance video image of two suspects in a shooting at a 7-Eleven store in Forest Park on April 28, 2012. (Credit: Forest Park Police)

Two Suspects Sought In Forest Park Shooting

Police in west suburban Forest Park are on the lookout for two suspects involved in a shooting over a cell phone this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2012

Roosevelt Road Shooting

4 Men Shot In North Lawndale In Violent Chicago Night

Four men were shot and wounded Thursday night in a drive-by attack in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012

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Man Dies After Fight In Broadview

A man died Saturday after a drunken fight in west suburban Broadview.

03/25/2012

Red Line Evacuation

Small Fire Shuts Down Roosevelt Red Line Stop, Reroutes Trains

A small trash fire in the Red Line subway prompted first responders to evacuate the Roosevelt Road station, and shut off power to the trains.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2012

Fire Vehicle Crash

Car Slams Into Fire Vehicle Headed To Blaze

A car slammed into a fire squad company on the city’s West Side, as the company raced to the scene of a fire 2 1/2 miles away.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

Chicago police released these surveillance photos of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman on a CTA Red Line train on Feb. 24, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Police Release Photos Of Red Line Sexual Assault Suspect

Police have put out pictures of a man suspected of raping a woman on a CTA Red Line train last week, and the Guardian Angels have been handing out fliers in an effort to find the assailant.

02/28/2012

Roosevelt Red Line Stop

Power Cut To CTA Red Line After Derailment

Red Line CTA trains were severely disrupted Thursday morning after a derailment and small fire in the Red Line near the Roosevelt stop.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

Wrong-Way Driver

3 Hurt When Wrong-Way Driver Hits Car, Van On Lake Shore Drive

In a headline that is becoming all too familiar, three people are hurt – one critically – after a wrong-way driver slammed into multiple vehicles, this time on Lake Shore Drive.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

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At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday Morning

At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.

01/29/2012

DuPage County Fire

Cops: Man Killed 4 In Villa Park, Set Fire, Killed Self In Dolton

A man facing prison for heroin possession fatally shot his girlfriend, her two sons and niece as they slept in the home they shared in unincorporated Villa Park early Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2012

Gas Leak Generic

Gas Leak Blocks Off Canal Street In South Loop

A gas leak caused traffic headaches in a busy part of the South Loop Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

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Police: Villa Park Spa Was Offering More Than Massages

Two employees of a spa in Villa Park were doing more than giving massages, police say.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Officer Clifton Lewis

Community Pays Last Respects To Fallen Officer

Police say they have new leads Thursday morning in the murder of Officer Clifton Lewis, as the community pays its last respects.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Metra Accident

Metra Train Hits Car; Union Pacific-West Line Shut Down

The Metra Union Pacific West Line was shut down for some time Thursday morning, after a train hit an empty car in West Chicago.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011

Police investigate the scene of where a man was shot at a South Loop CTA station on Monday night. (CBS)

2 Teens Charged In South Loop ‘L’ Stop Shooting

Two teenage boys have been charged in a shooting that left a man wounded at the busy Roosevelt Road ‘L’ platform in the South Loop.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

Chicago firefighters battle an extra-alarm blaze in an abandoned factory building at 2626 W. Roosevelt Rd. on Dec. 27, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Firefighters Put Out Extra-Alarm Blaze On West Side

Firefighters worked more than two hours Tuesday night to extinguish an extra-alarm blaze on the West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

Columbus And Roosevelt Crash

Pickup Truck Slams Into Taxi At Columbus And Roosevelt

Early morning rush hour traffic was tied up downtown Monday, after a pickup truck slammed into a taxi at Columbus Drive and Roosevelt Road.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

Eisenhower Expressway Shooting, Chase

Police Catch Shooting Suspects After Chase On Eisenhower

A shooting on the city’s West Side led to a high-speed chase on the Eisenhower Expressway overnight, before police finally caught three suspects miles to the west.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

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