Several Calumet City families are safe after escaping from a fire that gutted a home on Madison Avenue. 

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Boy, 15, Critically Wounded In Morgan Park ShootingA 15-year-old boy was shot and critically wounded early Monday evening in the Morgan Park neighborhood. Katie Johnston reports.
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Seven Months After Beating, Woman Who Attacked Faith Phoenix Still Lives In Their CHA BuildingFaith Phoenix’s bruises are healed, but the beating she suffered seven months ago inside a public housing complex still stings.
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Three Men Wearing Ski Masks Steal ATM From Citgo Gas Station In Archer HeightsAn ATM was stolen from an Archer Heights gas station overnight.
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