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47 shot, 2 fatally, in weekend shooting across Chicago
Forty seven people have been shot, two fatally, in weekend shootings across Chicago, police said.
2 boys die after being pulled from Lake Michigan at Indiana Dunes State Park
Two Chicago boys, ages 10 and 14, have died after being pulled from Lake Michigan near the shores of Indiana Dunes State Park, according to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (IDNR).
Community holds vigil for victim of ‘unbelievably horrific’ murder in West Chicago
WEST CHICAGO, Ill. —In a field just off Joliet Road in West Chicago, around 200 people gathered Sunday to commemorate the life of 18-year-old Luis Guerrero as three teensface charges in connection with his murder.
3 Dead, at Least 11 Wounded in Shootings Sunday
The city’s first homicide occurred in the 4600 block of North Clifton just after 8 a.m., police said. A 33-year-old man was sitting in a car when someone on a bike pulled up next to the vehicle and opened fire, striking him multiple times.
'Peace picnic' turns violent: 3 people shot, another is beaten
The picnic, which took place at Seward Park on the city’s North Side, was off to a safe start, but onlookers say the mood quickly turned when a group of young men showed up and started fighting.
Teen who Chicago police say fatally shot self after chase ID'd
Police said officers saw a 15-year-old boy in the 1500-block of South Keeler Avenue who appeared to have or be firing gun. When the officers tried to question him, he ran, police said.
2018 Chicago Air & Water Show returns to lakefront Sunday
Headliners include the Air Force Thunderbirds, The Army Golden Nights, and The Navy Leap Frogs.
At Least 50 People Shot in Chicago Since Friday Evening
Shot Spotter technology alerted police to the shooting, and when they arrived on scene, they found the teen unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at the scene, and Area Central detectives are investigating.
Report: 46 people shot in Chicago since Friday night
Police investigate a shooting about 12:30 a.m. Friday, August 17, 2018 in the 200 block of East Illinois St. in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
Skokie School District 73 1/2 Calendar 2018-19: First Day, More
SKOKIE, IL — The first day of school Skokie School District 73 1/2 is August 22 and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the dates on your calendar ASAP. The Skokie School District 73 1/2 has released its 2018-2019
3 shot at park on Near North Side; person in custody
A “person of interest” was taken into custody shortly after the shooting, which happened about 6 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of West Division Street at Seward Park, according to Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi.
Officials Escaping Consequences in Major Crimes 2 Kids
FBI agents in Chicago heard from multiple afraid parents about organized crimes 2 kids being swept under the rug and muzzled in DuPage County IL this week. The new revelation that a former Naperville firefighter got "probation" for a major child porn case has several area parents enraged by a patter
Car towed with 11-year-old boy still inside, Glendale Heights police say
GLENDALE HEIGHTS, Ill. — A suburban tow truck driver on Friday towed a pizza delivery man’s car while his 11-year-old son was still inside, police said.
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GLENDALE HEIGHTS, Ill. -An Illinois tow truck driver was charged after he hauled away a pizza delivery car while a 11-year-old boy with Down syndrome was inside the vehicle,WLSreported.
Dwyane Wade Threatens Jimmy Butler for Flirty Comment on Gabrielle Union’s Pic
Stay away from his woman.Dwyane Wadegot defensive after fellow basketball playerJimmy Butlerleft aflirty commenton his wifeGabrielle Union’s Instagram.Celebrity Couples Who Took a Break Before Getting MarriedThe incident began when Union, 45, posted asexy photo of herself in a swimsuiton Thursday, A
Chicago Air & Water Show kicks off Saturday
CHICAGO — The 60th annual Chicago Air & Water Show kicked off Saturday morning.The show runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.Fighter jets, aerial stunt planes and other aircraft took off from Gary on their way to the show at North Avenue Beach.For more information, visitchicagoairandwater
Teens accused of strangling, stabbing man, pouring gasoline and lighting him on fire, then running him over in Chicagoland area
Authorities said Tia Brewer, 16, and Francisco Alvarado, 18, stabbed Luis Guerrero, 18, set him on fire and ran over him with a car. Brewer and Alvarado were charged with first-degree murder. Brewer has been charged as an adult. A third man, Jesus Correa, 18, was charged with concealment of a homici
Fat cat seeking fur-ever home in Chicago suburbs
MORTON GROVE, Ill. — A fat cat in the Chicago suburbs is seeking a fur-ever home.Bruno came toWright-Way Rescuein Morton Grove in April and has been stealing hearts ever since, according to the shelter at 5915 N. Lincoln Ave.The 7-year-old polydactyl cat tips the scale at 25 pounds. He likes to walk
Teen Charged In Shooting Outside Garfield Park Basketball Tournament
CHICAGO (CBS) —A 13-year-old boy faces a felony weapons charge, after a shooting outside a basketball tournament left Marshall High School football player Kenwon Parker dead, and another teenager critically wounded.
Will County Jail Weekend Edition, Aug. 18
DEVON BAKER JR., 21, 1200 block of Violet Lane, Joliet, arrested by Joliet Police on three charges of aggravated battery, disorderly conduct and criminal damage to property.