At Least 14 Gresham Elementary Students Taken To Hospital After Pepper Spray DischargedAt least 14 elementary school students were taken to the hospital after pepper spray was discharged in their Gresham school Wednesday morning, authorities say.
Stray Gunfire Kills Woman In Cell Phone Store, Strikes Ambulance In Chicago Lawn, Police SayA woman has died after being shot by stray gunfire in a cell phone store in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Friday night, police confirm.
At Least 20 Overdoses Reported On West Side, 3 Victims Dead; Person Seen Distributing Drugs From CarThe Chicago Fire Department said those being treated for overdoses at Homan and Chicago were taken to several hospitals including Norwegian, St. Mary and West Suburban.
Chicago Fire Department Hands Out Free Smoke Detectors After Fatal Fire In Washington HeightsMembers of the Chicago Fire Department gave out free smoke detectors and information to Washington Heights residents after a fire killed a 50-year-old man Friday night.
Two-Year-Old Max Alexander Dies After Fall From Third Story Window In North Lawndale NeighborhoodA two-year-old died after a fall from a window of a building in the 1500 block of S. St. Louis Avenue in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood Thursday night, Chicago police confirm.
Two-Year-Old Dies After Fall From Third Story Window In North Lawndale NeighborhoodA two-year-old died after a fall from a window of a building in the 1500 block of S. St. Louis Avenue in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood Thursday night, Chicago police confirm.
5-Alarm Factory Fire At Newly Weds Foods In Kelvyn Park Leaves Building A Total LossCrews are on the scene of a fire at a factory near North Keeler Avenue and West Wrightwood Avenue in the Kelvyn Park neighborhood.
Two Chicago Firefighters Injured In East Garfield Park FireThe Chicago Fire Department has reported that two firefighters were injured in an East Garfield Park Sunday night.
Adding Ambulances Hasn't Improved Emergency Response Times, Data Shows; 'This Is An Egregious Shell Game'Have ambulance response times improved since the summer?
Six Injured When SUV Crashes Into Ambulance Taking Patient To HospitalSix people were injured, including two paramedics and a police officer, when an SUV T-boned an ambulance carrying a patient early Tuesday morning in the Rogers Park neighborhood.
History Of The Fire Pole Started With Black Chicago Firehouse In 1870sAfrican American firefighters played a key role in developing a staple of the firehouse: the sliding pole. In honor of Black History Month, CBS 2’s Derrick Young spoke with a retired fire chief turned author.
6 Displaced After North Lawndale FireThe Chicago Fire Department responded to a fire in the 1800 block of South St. Louis Ave. in North Lawndale Sunday.
Fire Displaces Englewood FamilyEighteen children are without a home after flames quickly spread through their West Englewood home.
Chicago Firefighter Charged With Sexual AssaultA 32-year-old Chicago firefighter has been charged with sexual assault.
Woman Struck By Car Outside Rush University Medical CenterA 19-year-old woman was struck by a car Tuesday morning outside Rush University Medical Center, and was dragged a short distance, before firefighters were able to lift the car off of her.