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Man Burglarizes Car In Evanston, Takes Only About $16 In Change

Police in Evanston have arrested a man who is suspected of burglarizing a car parked inside of a garage, but only taking $15.91 in change.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

Northwestern University

Another Northwestern Student Attacked For His Cell Phone

Another Northwestern University student was attacked by robbers for his cell phone overnight, in the third such incident in just the past few weeks on or near the Evanston campus.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011

Surveillance image of an armed robbery in Winthrop Harbor. (Credit: Winthrop Harbor Police)

‘Spiderman’ Robbery Caught On Tape In Winthrop Harbor

A tobacco store surveillance camera capture a frightening armed robbery earlier this week in Winthrop Harbor.


Northwestern Robbery

Northwestern Student Attacked, Robbed Of Smartphone

Northwestern University students are on alert, after someone punched a student and robbed him of his smartphone on campus.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2011

Uptown Fatal Crash

Police Seek Driver Who Left Woman Dead In Uptown

Police are looking for the public’s help in finding a hit and run driver responsible for the death of a 43-year old woman in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011

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Woman, Teenage Girl Hospitalized After Uptown High-Rise Fire

A woman and a teenage girl are recovering, after being injured in an electrical fire in a high-rise apartment building.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

Uptown Shooting

2 Wounded In Latest Uptown Shooting

Two men are wounded after being shot in broad daylight in the Uptown neighborhood, in the third such incident since Sunday in the space of a couple of blocks.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Uptown Fatal Shooting

1 Man Dead, 1 Wounded In Uptown Shooting

One man is dead, and another is wounded, after a drive-by shooting in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011


Addison Woman Dies In Fall Off Uptown Building

A 22-year-old Addison woman died after she fell while trying to climb to a building’s roof during a party in Uptown over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

A fire broke out at a building in the 5700 block of North Sheridan Road on Aug. 19, 2011. (Credit: Anonymous CBS 2 Viewer)

Fire Breaks Out At Edgewater Building

Firefighters were on the scene of a blaze at a building in the Edgewater neighborhood Friday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011


Woodstock-Era Legend Melanie To Play Free Concert In Evanston

Paul McCartney is not the only icon of 1960s pop music coming to town this month.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2011

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Firefighter Hurt Battling Bartlett Blaze

A firefighter was hurt early Saturday while battling a blaze at a house in northwest suburban Bartlett that a resident of the home had tried to extinguish with a garden hose before calling 911.


Brian Banks

Police: Man Attacked Paramedics Who Tried To Help Him

Paramedics found Brian Banks passed out and apparently drunk in his car, with his feet sticking out of the open back door, in the northeast corner of the Lakeview neighborhood Tuesday night.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011

Uptown Violence

More Than 2 Dozen Charged In Uptown Sting

More than two dozen people are facing drug-related charges stemming from a police investigation in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2011

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Fire Breaks Out In Lakeview Apartment Building

One person was injured this morning when a fire broke out in an apartment building in North Lakeview.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011

Scales Of Justice

Condo Owner: Keep Bedbug-Sniffing Dog Out

A North Side condo owner says the rules are the rules, and no pets allowed, means no pets – even if they can sniff out bedbugs.

WBBM Newsradio–06/08/2011

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Woman Plunges To Death From Sheridan Road High-Rise

A woman is dead, after plunging from a high-rise on Sheridan Road in the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

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Man’s Guns Confiscated After Willis Tower Threat

After he reportedly threatened the Willis Tower, Chicago Police found a stash of guns in a man’s Uptown neighborhood apartment.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

Waukegan Fire

Fire Destroys Building In Downtown Waukegan

A major fire broke out in downtown Waukegan Wednesday morning, sending up billows of smoke that could be seen for miles.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

14 Wounded, 2 Dead In Overnight Shootings

At least 14 people were shot and wounded and two men are dead following a series of shootings during an eight-hour span throughout the city late Saturday and early Sunday.