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Ford Thinks Big With New Cargo Van

Company shows off the Transit van, which replaces its long time Ford E-Series.

07/09/2014

Four Injured In River North Crash

Rescue crews responded to the two-vehicle crash about 11:05 p.m. in the 400 block of North Clark Street.

02/28/2014

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Van Filled With Blackhawks Fans Hits Tree, Flips On Its Side

A day of celebration came to an abrupt halt early Friday when a van full of Blackhawks fans hit a tree and rolled onto its side near in Western Springs.

06/28/2013

Nine people were hospitalized after a van crashed into a tree in the Morgan Park neighborhood on March 18, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Nine Injured In Far South Side Crash

The crash involved a van or minibus that crashed into a tree.

03/18/2013

William Tinkler faces four counts of animal cruelty after authorities found 60 dead cats and at least one dead dog in the van parked in his driveway in Elgin. (Credit: Elgin Police)

Elgin Man Charged With Animal Cruelty After 60 Dead Cats Found In Van

An Elgin resident faces four counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty, after authorities found 60 dead cats in a van in his driveway.

WBBM Newsradio–09/26/2012

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2 Hurt When Van, Postal Truck Crash In Schiller Park

Two people were hospitalized Friday morning in an accident involving a postal truck and a van in Schiller Park.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2012

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Woman Left Disabled Adults In Van In 100-Degree Heat

With temperatures hovering around 100, a south suburban woman left four mentally challenged adults in a van outside a southwest suburban Walmart on Thursday, while she went inside to shop, authorities said.

06/29/2012

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City Of Evanston Changes Course, Agrees To Pay After Cop Backs Into Woman’s Van

The City of Evanston did an about-face Thursday, and decided to pay for repairs a woman needed after a police officer backed into her van.

WBBM Newsradio–06/28/2012

A van is engulfed in flames Friday night -- one of two mysterious blazes on a residential street. (CBS)

Mysterious Fires On Same Skokie Street Have Neighbors Worried

Police and fire investigators aren’t saying much, but neighbors are certainly talking about what they think might be a religious hate crime.

05/26/2012

The suspect shown here allegedly slashed the tires of a police van during the NATO summit. (Chicago Police)

Cops Seek Man Who Slashed Tires Of Police Van During NATO Summit

Chicago Police released a photo Friday of a man suspected of slashing the tires of a police van during the May 19 anti-NATO demonstrations.

05/25/2012

The Best Buy store at 2100 N. Elston Ave. (CBS)

Best Buy Burglars Take Big Bite Of Apple Inventory

Officially, police say a preliminary report shows 60 iPads, 11 Apple laptops and 10 GPS devices were stolen from the store at an estimated value of $42,000.

05/07/2012

Police Shooting

2 Men Charged In Burglary, Attempted Getaway That Led Police To Shoot

Two West Side men have been charged with burglarizing an electronics store on the edge of the Little Village neighborhood and smashing the stolen getaway van through a garage door – prompting police to open fire.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

Rogers Park Attempted Abductors

Police Search For Would-Be Abductors In Rogers Park

Families in the Rogers Park neighborhood are being told to keep an eye out, as police search for two men who tried to abduct multiple children – the youngest just 4 years old.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012

Carbon Tigers Drum

Chicago Band Seeking Help Finding Stolen Instruments

Chicago’s Carbon Tigers say they’ll never stop making music, but some one’s trying to make it tough for them.

02/24/2012

CTA Bus Accident

Van Hits CTA Bus On Far Northwest Side

A CTA bus was left with a substantial dent early Friday near the Kennedy Expressway in the Far Northwest Side’s Norwood Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2012

B.T. Gregory pushes the wheelchair of his 17-year-old son. (CBS)

Burglars Torture Man With Red-Hot Spoon, Steal Van Used For Disabled Son

A 70-year-old man says burglars tortured him with a red-hot spoon in his apartment in the old Cabrini-Green neighborhood, and stole the van he uses for his disabled son.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

Kedzie Avenue Accident

Van Crashes, Flips Over On Kedzie Avenue Near Stevenson

A van hit a wall and flipped over on Kedzie Avenue on the city’s Southwest Side early Friday, leaving the driver injured.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

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Cops Seek Van Linked To Rape, Abduction Attempt

Police are looking into similarities between the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl and the attempted abduction of a 14-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2011

Police say a 15-year-old girl was held at gunpoint, forced into the back of a van and then raped on Oct. 11, 2011, near Calumet Perspectives Charter School on the South Side. (Credit: CBS)

Residents Say Van Used In Rape Parked Near School For Days

A teenage girl walking to school says she was held at gunpoint, thrown into a van and raped. On Tuesday, friends and family were expressing concern surrounding the vehicle that some said had been parked in the area for days.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011

Police Chase Crash

Suspects Caught After 10-Mile Chase, Shots At Police

Several suspects were in police custody Monday morning, after police chased a carjacked van for about 10 miles on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

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