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Two Shot In Greater Grand Crossing

One man, 27, was shot twice in the right arm, police said. The second man, 24, was also shot, but details on his injury were not yet known.

11/29/2013

A 20-by-80-foot sinkhole opened on the street in West Pullman, near 124th and Wentworth. (Credit: CBS)

Sinkhole Opens On West Pullman Street

A massive sinkhole opened up overnight in the West Pullman neighborhood, swallowing part of a street and adjoining parkway.

11/11/2013

A semi-truck crashed and burst into flames on northbound Interstate 57 near Wentworth Avenue early Wednesday. (Credit: NVP Video)

Northbound I-57 Reopens After Fiery Truck Crash

The jack-knifed truck was first reported about 2:25 a.m. near Wentworth Avenue.

11/06/2013

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Woman Who Shot Self While Hiding Gun In Police Cruiser Charged

Tiara M. Paul, 20, was stopped by patrolling officers in the Armour Square neighborhood about 5 p.m. in the 3400 block of South Wentworth Avenue for unsafe crossing between cars on a CTA train.

11/04/2013

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4 Hurt In Crash After Driver Tried To Flee Police

Two men, one woman and a 15-year-old boy were taken to separate hospitals with non life-threatening injuries following the midnight crash.

10/17/2013

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2 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Evening

Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

08/13/2013

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2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday Night

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.

08/10/2013

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Five People Shot In City Overnight

At least five people — including a 16-year-old girl — were wounded in shootings throughout the city Wednesday night through early Thursday morning.

07/25/2013

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Girl, 16, Shot While Riding In Car

A 16-year-old girl was shot in the South Side Fuller Park neighborhood while she rode in the backseat of a car Wednesday evening.

07/25/2013

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PACE Van Driver Causes Crash On South Side

Chicago police say the driver of a PACE van carrying as many as nine developmentally disabled adults was at fault in a crash in Roseland on Monday morning.

06/24/2013

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Man Struck By Train, Critically Injured In Roseland

Paramedics found him just after 8 p.m. near 114th Street and South Wentworth Avenue.

05/15/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Lunar New Year In Chicago

Say goodbye to the dragon and get ready to celebrate the year of the snake as the Chicagoland area prepares for the Chinese new year. From tea ceremonies to parades, there’s plenty to do to start the new year. Use this list to get started in planning your own festivities.

02/08/2013

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6 Killed, 36 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least six people were killed and 36 others were wounded in separate shootings across Chicago late Friday into Sunday morning, authorities said.

08/19/2012

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2 Dead, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two men were killed and at least 17 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago late Friday into early Saturday.

08/18/2012

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1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

One teenage boy was killed and 12 others were injured in Chicago just between 9 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Champlain Avenue Shooting

3 Killed, 7 Injured In Post-Holiday Shootings

Three people were killed, and seven others were injured, in shootings during the day Thursday as the high climbed to 102 degrees, and during the steamy night afterward.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2012

Allen Tate, 42, was arrested in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood after he allegedly fired a gun in the Bridgeport neighborhood, then fled from police for more than 16 miles. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Arrested After Firing Shot In Bridgeport, 16-Mile Police Chase

A man who was alleged to have fired a gun on a Bridgeport neighborhood street late Saturday was apprehended by police not long afterward, but not before he led police on a pursuit that stretched more than 16 miles south, ending after he abandoned his car in the Far South Side Altgeld Gardens area.

04/08/2012

Authorities said three people were shot in the Morgan Park neighborhood and then seven people were hurt when a Chicago Fire Department vehicle responding to the shooting hit another vehicle that had run a red light. (Credit: CBS)

Three Shot In Morgan Park; 7 Hurt When Responding CFD Vehicle Crashes

One person is dead and two were wounded in a shooting Sunday in the Morgan Park neighborhood, and seven more were hurt when a fire chief car crashed on its way to the scene.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2012

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2 Women Hurt When Car Hits Snow Plow

Two women were critically injured early Tuesday when their car hit a snow plow in the West Chatham neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2012

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Two Men Found Dead In Calumet City

Two men were found dead in a vehicle Wednesday evening in south suburban Calumet City.

11/23/2011

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