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Rachel Galbreath. (Credit: Justice for Rachel Galbreath Facebook page.)

Family Urges Public To Help Find Daughter’s Killer

Rachel Galbreath was found beaten to death inside her South Holland home on May 9 of last year.


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Autopsy: Woman Found Dead In South Holland Was Murdered

A woman found dead Friday morning in south suburban South Holland died from multiple injures she suffered during an assault, an autopsy revealed Saturday.


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Man Killed In Crash On Bishop Ford

He was driving a motorcycle that struck another vehicle.


A Harris Bank brank in south suburban South Holland was robbed Tuesday afternoon. / photo from FBI

Man Robs South Holland Bank

A Harris Bank in south suburban South Holland was robbed Tuesday afternoon.


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Dwyane Wade To Pay Ex-Wife $5 Million In Divorce Settlement

Basketball superstar Dwyane Wade will pay his former high school sweetheart, Sioh­vaughn Funches-Wade, $5 million in a divorce settlement that a judge decided was valid on Monday.


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South Holland Cab Driver Dies After Being Shot In Robbery Last Week

A 48-year-old cab driver who was robbed and then shot by two men who hailed his car on the South Side last week has died, authorities said.


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Man Accused Of Supplying Illegal Trafficker With Firearms From Gun Shows

Federal prosecutors said David Lewisbey supplied Englewood gun trafficker Levaine Tanksley with most of the 43 guns Tanksley allegedly sold to a federal informant in April.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2012

Donne Trotter uses a term some may find offensive during a recent speech. (Amateur video)

Embattled Sen. Trotter Among 2nd Dist. Hopefuls Asking For Democratic Nod Saturday

All eyes will be on the Democratic Party on Saturday, when committeemen will decide which candidate to support in the 2nd Congressional District to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.


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Woman Who Abducted Son –Twice — Found In Memphis

Taneil Curtis allegedly abducted her baby Nov. 7 during a state-supervised visit, prompting Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart to question the state’s child-welfare agency. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.


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1,000 Attend Local Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

More than 1,000 homeowners showed up Saturday at the South Holland Community Center, where state officials sponsored a program to help people facing foreclosure.


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New South Suburban Company Offers Flameless Cremations

A 23-year-old south suburban funeral director has just started what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind in Illinois – flameless cremations.

WBBM Newsradio–09/27/2012

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Men Accused Of Stealing Over $50K In Checks From Obama Campaign HQ

Two south suburban men were due in bond court Saturday, charged with stealing checks from President Barack Obama’s Chicago campaign headquarters.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

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Car Slams Into Semi, Catches Fire On Tri-State

A driver was injured, and the Tri-State Tollway was snagged, when a car slammed into the back of a truck, careened into a wall, and caught fire.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

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South Holland Man Convicted Of Running Major Dog-Fighting Operation

A South Holland man was convicted Wednesday on dozens of charges for running a sophisticated dog-fighting ring out of his home.


A man tried to rob an Chase Bank in South Holland, the FBI said. (Credit: FBI)

Police Hunt For Man Who Tried To Rob Chase Bank In South Holland

Federal authorities are looking for the man who tried to rob a Chase Bank branch in south suburban South Holland on Thursday.


A culex tarsalis female mosquito that was caught in a trap will be tested for the presence of the West Nile virus. (Photo by Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

South Suburbanite Is 2nd Human Case Of West Nile In Cook County

A man from south suburban South Holland is the second confirmed human case of West Nile virus in Cook County this year, according to county health officials.


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Mortgage Scam Artist Going To Prison For 17 Years

A South Holland man is going to prison for 17 years for running a mortgage fraud scam that cost lenders about $16 million.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2011

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Judge Bars Tax Preparer From Doing Others’ Returns

A judge has barred a suburban Chicago tax preparer convicted last year of falsifying tax returns from ever again filing anyone else’s federal returns.


The suspect was wearing a grey t-shirt with the word "Timberland" written on the front.

Feds Seek Man Wearing “Timberland” T-Shirt During Bank Robbery

Federal authorities are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday at a TCF branch inside a South Holland grocery.


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South Suburbs Clean Up After Tornadic Storm

Neighbors are cleaning up a day after strong storms prompted a tornado warning and produced a funnel cloud south of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2011