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Woman Killed When Car Fleeing Chicago Police Strikes Taxi

Around 10:54 p.m., officers attempted to pull over a white Jeep Grand Cherokee that had been reported stolen and was traveling at a high rate of speed southbound in the 500 block of North State Street and failed to stop before turning right onto Grand Avenue, according to police.

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-06-21 10:41:00

9 wounded in Chicago shootings Wednesday

Police investigate a shooting about 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in the 8100 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-06-21 13:15:00

Days of rain bring flooding concerns to Chicago area

The first day of summer has brought heavy rain, storms and flooding to much of the Chicago area.Widespread rains of 1 to 3 inches have been recorded so far across the Chicago area.Midway Airport has seen 2.55” so far today. Breaking the previous record of 1.53” set back in 1937.— Demetrius Ivory (@D

WGNTV.COM - 2018-06-21 23:36:14

111th Street To Close At Sacramento For Rail Work

CHICAGO, IL — A CSX railroad project that's caused traffic congestion in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood and nearby in Evergreen Park for the last few weeks will continue into July. Work is planned at the rail crossing on 111th Street and Sacramento Avenue beginning on Monday, June 25. Signs posted

PATCH - 2018-06-21 17:10:14

Man found dead in Lawndale garbage cart identified

Scott S. Johans, 47, was found dead about 11 a.m. June 13 in an alley off the 1400 block of South Hamlin, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-06-21 13:07:32

Police Seek SUV In Connection With West Side Fatal Shooting

The victim, Curtis Britt, was shot several times and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

PATCH - 2018-06-21 15:06:14

Poke Burrito To Open In Oak Park

OAK PARK, IL -- Diners in Oak Park will have a chance to try a unique fusion of Asian and Latin cuisine one Poke Burrito officially opens. This newest downtown Oak Park restaurant, which uses fresh ingredients to craft Latin-infused sushi bowls and sushi burritos, has set a June 29 grand opening dat

PATCH - 2018-06-21 02:05:30

Niles Blotter: Police Report Tobacco Sales To Minors At 5 Locations | Journal & Topics Media Group

A 30-year-old Morton Grove man was charged with possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia, and no headlights. Police stopped him in the 7300 block of N. Waukegan Road at 12:27 a.m. Saturday, June 9 for allegedly driving without lights. He was allegedly in possession of a glass jar of

JOURNAL & TOPICS - 2018-06-21 09:28:10

Horace Mann Elementary School, Oak Park, Illinois - June 2018

Horace Mann Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 97, and is located at 921 N Kenilworth Avenue in Oak Park, Illinois. There are currently 55 homes for sale ranging from $66,000 to $2,199,000.


Woman Charged With Murder In Death Of Des Plaines Man: Cops

CHICAGO, IL — A 23-year-old woman has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Des Plaines man, police said. Aida Busatlic, of Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood, appeared in court Monday for a bail hearing. The victim, 26-year-old Spiros Ibrem, was shot in the head Friday morning


7 shot, 1 fatally, in Tuesday shootings across Chicago

A 33-year-old man was riding his bicycle in the 4000 block of North Mango when someone walking by fired shots, striking him in the arm, police said.

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-06-20 12:00:00

Travelers Stranded After Tuesday Storms Wait for a Way Out

Due to severe weather conditions surrounding ORD, airlines are reporting delays avg. 30 mins. & 200+ cancellations. Confirm flight status w/ airline.— O'Hare Intl. Airport (@fly2ohare)June 19, 2018

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-06-20 10:58:19

Police release more details about car in fatal Burbank hit-and-run

BURBANK, Ill. (WLS) --Burbank police said they're closing in on the driver behind aweekend hit-and-runthatkilled a 9-year-old boy.Police said at about 9:45 p.m. on Saturday night a 29-year-old mother and her two children were struck by a gray four-door vehicle while crossing the street at 86th and C

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-06-20 02:54:11

Officer Who Fatally Shot 2 Testifies in Wrongful Death Suit

But LeGrier's mother, Janet Cooksey, and his father Antonio LeGrier were in the courtroom Tuesday.


Dying Teen Presumed Dead Starts Breathing Under Sheet | PatchPM

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Teen dies at hospital after being shot in Univ. Village, covered with sheet

A second person has died in a shooting on Chicago's West Side. A 17-year-old boy, who was initially presumed dead and covered with a sheet, was pronounced dead early Tuesday morning.


AP News - Chicago teen to be sentenced in 2014 Facebook feud slaying

The teen, who turns 19 next month, pleaded guilty in January to first-degree murder in the April 2014 killing of Endia Martin, when both were 14 years old, and attempted first-degree murder in the wounding of Lanekia Reynolds, the girl she went to fight that day.


Shot Teen Thought Dead By Paramedics Was Still Alive

CHICAGO, IL — A teen who had been shot in the head multiple times early Monday on the West Side was initially pronounced dead at the scene when he was still alive and breathing. The 17-year-old boy died early Tuesday at Stroger Hospital, according to ABC 7 Chicago.


Burglar Crawls Through Unlocked Window In Oak Park: Cops

OAK PARK, IL — A home was burglarized in Oak Park after a man crawled in through an unlocked window. The burglary took place Monday afternoon in the 1000 of Wisconsin, according to police.


Hundreds of Flights Canceled at O'Hare for Severe Weather

Due to severe weather conditions surrounding ORD, airlines are reporting delays avg. 30 mins. & 200+ cancellations. Confirm flight status w/ airline.— O'Hare Intl. Airport (@fly2ohare)June 19, 2018