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3 Killed, 11 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The first fatal shooting on the day occurred in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. A 19-year-old man was fatally shot at 2:55 p.m. in the 900 block of West Agatite, police said. He was dead at the scene.

03/10/2015

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Police Warn Of North Side Home Burglaries

Police are warning residents on the North Side after three recent home burglaries in the Lakeview and Uptown neighborhoods. In each incident, burglars entered apartments by force or through unlocked doors, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

03/02/2015

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3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday afternoon in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. Officers responding to a call of a person shot about 2:30 p.m. in the 2000 block of West 69th Place found a 26-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the hip, police said.

02/23/2015

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Man Killed In Uptown Shooting

A man was shot to death Saturday afternoon in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side.

02/22/2015

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Man Dies In Uptown Apartment After Apparent Carbon Monoxide Exposure

The man was discovered about 10 p.m. inside an apartment unit in the 1000 block of West Winona Street, authorities said.

02/06/2015

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Police: Robber Team Pounces On Victims In Uptown, Lincoln Square

The would-be victims were all on foot when a pair of predators attacked and robbed them, CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/12/2015

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Police: Several Robberies Reported In Uptown And Lincoln Square

The robberies happened in December and January, where two men approach a person from different directions before knocking them down or battering them, according to a statement from Chicago Police. Two of the robberies occurred near the CTA Argyle Red Line station, police said.

01/09/2015

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Man Dies Following Shooting Near Truman College

A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after being wounded in a drive-by shooting near Truman College Tuesday morning.

12/10/2014

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Man Shot Near Truman College

Police said someone in a black 4-door sedan heading west on the 1100 block of West Wilson Avenue opened fire around 10 a.m. – apparently aiming at another vehicle – and ended up hitting a 21-year-old man on the street. Police said the man was not the intended target.

12/09/2014

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Scenes From ‘Gotham': Chicago Transforms For ‘Batman v. Superman’

Chicago becomes ‘Gotham’ for new superhero movie.

11/14/2014

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Pair Charged In Carjacking, Chase

A 76-year-old man was parking his 1998 Mercedes about 9:30 p.m. in a garage in the 3600 block of West Peterson when suspect Joe Milton and a teen walked up, hit him over the head and took off in his car, police said.

10/09/2014

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Chicago Police Officer Seriously Injured In Uptown Rollover Crash

A Chicago Police officer was seriously injured in a rollover crash in the North Side Uptown neighborhood Monday afternoon.

09/29/2014

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Man Shot To Death In Uptown

A man was shot and killed Monday morning in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side.

09/15/2014

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Man Charged With Setting Wife On Fire

James Roberts, 66, and his wife, 60, got into an argument over money in a parking lot in the 4300 block of North Broadway on Sunday. The man, who is in a wheelchair, “became irate” and threw rubbing alcohol over the top of his wife’s head down her body, then set her body on fire with a lighter, according to a police report.

09/09/2014

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Woman In Critical Condition After Husband Sets Her On Fire

The man, 66, and woman, 60, got into a heated argument over money in a parking lot in the 4300 block of North Broadway at 9:05 p.m., according to a police report.

09/08/2014

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Two Women Shot At Montrose Beach

The women were on the athletic fields at Montrose Beach, just south of the Wilson Avenue exit ramp from Lake Shore Drive, when they were shot around 6 p.m.

06/30/2014

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1 Dead, 35 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Ronnie Amos, 42, was found shot in the 3600 block of West Chicago Avenue at 8:54 a.m. on Saturday, authorities said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9:26 a.m.

06/30/2014

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Two Hurt In Uptown Fire

Police said the fire started on the third floor of an eight-story building on the 4600 block of North Marine Drive.

06/26/2014

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Sonic Drive-In Opens Uptown Restaurant Ahead Of Schedule

Before today, Chicagoans had travel outside the city to indulge in Sonic, a drive-in fast food restaurant established in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Well, the wait for one within Chicago’s city limits — and it was a long wait — is finally over. The Sonic Drive-In in Uptown opened its doors to the public Thursday.

05/01/2014

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Uptown Shooting Victim Recounts His Story Of Survival

How did Brion Payne survive being shot at close range earlier this month? He thinks he knows. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports

04/14/2014

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