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15-year-old boy shot multiple times after answering front door of Lawndale home

A 15-year-old boy was shot when he answered the door to his Lawndale home Thursday evening, police said. About 6 p.m., the teen answered the door to his home in the 1200 block of South Homan and was met by a male armed with a gun, Chicago Police said. He then shot the boy in the back multiple times

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 01:37:00

City of Chicago's first Culver's opening January 23 at Lake Meadows Market in Bronzeville

The first Culver's restaurant within the city limits of Chicago will open its doors on Tuesday, January 23, at 10 am., in the city's Bronzeville neighborhood, according to franchise owner Baron Waller and Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, the developer of the Lake Meadows Market retail center at 35th

CHICAGOCRUSADER.COM - 2018-01-19 16:38:50

2 killed, 8 wounded in Thursday shootings across Chicago

A Chicago Police officer looks for shells casings after two people were shot early this morning on the 6600 block of Evans. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times Two people were killed in a shooting early Thursday, kicking off a violent day that ended in eight other people shot across Chicago. The double-fata

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 14:01:00

'Something Happened': Mother of Teen Found Frozen in Waukegan Pool Pleads For Justice

A devastated mother made the journey from Mexico to claim her son's body in Waukegan after he was found dead under mysterious circumstances. Lucio Cambray was found dead in a pool at an abandoned home in Waukegan earlier this month. His mother sobbed as she spoke to reporters Thursday about seeking

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-18 22:50:41

Citing police torture, judge orders convicted murderer freed

CHICAGO (AP) - A Cook County judge on Thursday cited alleged torture by Chicago police for freeing a man who spent 21 years in prison for two 1997 murders. Police allegedly used an industrial-strength paper-cutter to slice off the toes of Jaime Hauad's shoes and threatened to cut off the then 17-yea

TOWNHALL - 2018-01-18 23:43:09

Chicago man dies 4 years after suffering gunshot to head

CHICAGO (AP) - Authorities say a Chicago-area man died last fall from injuries suffered in a 2013 shooting on the city's West Side. The Chicago Tribune reports that the Cook County medical examiner determined 35-year-old Clarence Fuqua died Sept. 13 at an Evanston hospital from complications from a

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-01-18 16:06:49

Oak Park Offers Police Escort For Pedestrians From Dusk To Dawn

OAK PARK, IL - Police in Oak Park are offering a service for pedestrians who feel uncomfortable walking in the village after dark. In the light of recent increasing reports of robberies and assaults, the village will provide a police escort for residents upon request between dusk and dawn. In a pos

PATCH - 2018-01-18 17:54:05

Serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman at it again, police say

She did it again. Serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman, who has had repeated arrests for sneaking onto planes without a ticket and entering restricted areas of airports, is now being held at O'Hare Airport awaiting charges for illegally boarding a flight to London, where she was arrested by British custo

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 22:06:00

Police charge juvenile with murder following Huntsville teen's shooting death

Deputy Coroner Tyler Berryhill says Brandon Thornton of Huntsville died Wednesday from injuries sustained in the shooting. The shooting happened on Marinawoods Drive at an apartment complex. The case is being investigated as a homicide. Huntsville police say a juvenile suspect was arrested Mond

WAAY-TV - 2018-01-18 23:47:00

Collinsville man arrested for head-butting APD officer

A Collinsville man is in the Albertville City Jail after he head-butted an Albertville police officer. Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith said officers were called to a disturbance at a poultry plant and began an investigation. Smith said officers detained Moises Felix, 29, of Collinsville. He had

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2018-01-18 18:17:00

Highway 53 in Madison County blocked because of storage unit fire

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - Multiple fire departments are on the scene of a storage unit fire on Highway 53 in Madison County. This is south of Ready Section Road. Toney Fire and Rescue says multiple units are on the scene, which are blocking the highway. Working Storage Unit Fire at 8887 Hwy 53. Multipl

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-19 18:57:27

Blountsville woman dead after her car left the road and struck a ditch near Oneonta

An elderly woman died Thursday when she drove into a ditch on Valley Grove Road, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Marilyn D. Williams, 74, was driving a 2010 Chevrolet HHR on Valley Grove Road when the crash happened. She was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers said. The crash hap

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 02:58:23

'He was supposed to be his best friend': Family horrified by teen's shooting death

Before he was gunned down, the one thing 17-year-old Brandon Thornton wanted to do was graduate high school. "I guess he graduated to wings instead of graduating Grissom," said the Huntsville teen's aunt Tammy Lynn Thornton. "He wanted to prove to everyone he could graduate and go to college." Brand

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:24:35

Mother, daughter fell into freezing lake in Alabama

MADISON, Ala. (AP) - A mother and daughter fell into a freezing Alabama lake after their dog ran onto it and fell through. Madison Fire and Rescue Capt. Michael Sedlacek says the mother and daughter were outside with the dog when it ran onto the lake and fell through a thin sheet of ice. Al.com repo

WAFF - 2018-01-19 12:16:00

Fleeing suspect Tased 3 times, then shot, while dragging deputy

An east Alabama man dragged a Cherokee County sheriff's deputy with his vehicle several hundred feet before he was Tased and then shot by the lawman. Sheriff Jeff Shaver said the incident happened about 3 p.m. Wednesday when a deputy stopped 42-year-old Brett Littlejohn of Cedar Bluff. During the st

AL.COM - 2018-01-18 14:24:14

Alabama State Parks offering winter getaways

Is it time for a winter getaway? Outdoor Alabama thinks an Alabama State Park is the perfect place to help you recharge and get ready for the new year without draining your bank account. Select parks are currently offering winter specials on overnight accommodations now through February 2018. Check

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 21:38:54

Lakewood pedestrian dead, driver jailed after crash

LAKEWOOD - Police have arrested the driver in a collision that left a 53-year-old pedestrian dead Thursday evening. Lucas Rodriguez De La Rosa of Lakewood died after a car struck him on Ocean Avenue near Pearl Street shortly before 10 p.m., police said. The collision comes just four days after anoth

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-01-19 17:46:14

Pedestrian struck, killed by suspended driver in Lakewood, cops say

A 24-year-old man driving with a suspended license struck and killed a pedestrian in Lakewood on Thursday night, authorities said. Juan Soriano Ramirez (Photo courtesy: Ocean County jail)Jeff Goldman | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Township resident Lucas Rodriguez De La Rosa, 53, was hit near the in

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 17:30:16

Woman, 20, missing from home in Bradley Beach

[Lisset Crozier-Rothman, 20, of Bradley Beach is missing and was last seen on Fletcher Lake Avenue on Friday, Jan. 12. PHOTO COURTESY OF BRADLEY BEACH POLICE DEPARTMENT] BRADLEY BEACH - The Bradley Beach Police Department is searching for Lisset Crozier-Rothman, 20, of Bradley Beach who went missing

STARNEWSGROUP.COM - 2018-01-19 13:08:18

Four relatives arrested in East Brunswick man's death

Subscribed, but don't have a login? UNION COUNTY - Four members of a family well known to police in Middlesex County have been arrested and charged with last weekend's fatal shooting of an East Brunswick man outside an Elizabeth restaurant. Tyquan Fuqua, 26, and Almalik Fuqua, 27, both of New Brunsw

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 21:15:43