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  • Ricciardo wins Belgian Grand Prix after title rivals collide

    SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium - Australian Daniel Ricciardo won the Belgian Grand Prix for Red Bull on Sunday while Mercedes title rivals Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton provided the drama of the day by colliding on the second lap. Hamilton failed to...
  • Baltimore police commissioner takes down suspect after shooting

    Baltimore police commissioner takes down suspect after shooting
    As communities across Baltimore gathered Saturday for events designed to address the violence troubling the city, mayhem occurred once more. In a chaotic chain of events, the city's police commissioner came across a shooting in a Northeast neighborhood,...
  • Bicyclist Killed In New Milford Crash

    NEW MILFORD — A crash in the area of 415 Chestnut Land Road left a bicyclist dead Saturday, police said. The bicyclist collided with a pickup truck at 8:27 a.m., police said. The bicyclist was taken to New Milford Hospital, where police said he...
  • Authorities looking for witnesses in fatal Sylmar crash

    Investigators are looking for witnesses to a Friday evening traffic collision in Sylmar that left two people dead, police said. The victims were passengers in a black 2005 Nissan 300Z that lost control near the intersection of San Fernando Road and...
  • Man, 73, dies in one-car accident near Aurora

    Man, 73, dies in one-car accident near Aurora
    A 73-old-Sugar Grove man died after striking a utility pole in his pickup truck Friday afternoon near Aurora West County Forest Preserve near west suburban Aurora, according to authorities. Rodger Lambert, 73, of the 300 block of Maple Avenue, was...
  • 3 killed in San Diego County crash were students from Japan

    3 killed in San Diego County crash were students from Japan
    The three people killed and five others injured in a single-car crash in northern San Diego County late Thursday were from Japan and studying at Palomar College in San Marcos, officials said. All were ages 18 to 22. The group of eight were in a 2000...
  • Ex-cop could face prison for violating probation

     Ex-cop could face prison for violating probation
    A former Chicago police officer convicted of making a fake 911 report while off-duty to get out of a DUI stop could face prison time after prosecutors allege he violated his probation by drinking at a West Town bar. Investigators looking into the...
  • Triathlete making strides after near-fatal crash

     Triathlete making strides after near-fatal crash
    When Terri Cenar came to, she knew immediately that something terrible had happened. After colliding with a semitrailer as it turned right from LaSalle Street onto Chicago Avenue, Cenar was underneath the trailer, the bicycle she had been riding...
  • Mail Truck Crashes On SB I-91 In Wethersfield

    WETHERSFIELD — A tractor trailer truck carrying U.S. Mail crashed on southbound I-91 Tuesday night south of exit 25. The truck broke open, spreading mail across the highway. The crash was reported about 10:15 p.m. The truck's fuel tanks also...
  • 405 Freeway traffic back to normal after Jamboree ramp crash

    Northbound traffic on the 405 Freeway was snarled Tuesday afternoon when a sedan crashed into a light pole along the Jamboree Road onramp, knocking the pole into the roadway, authorities said. The crash, which occurred just before 1 p.m., prompted a...
  • Speed limit on Waukegan Road in Northbrook debated

    Speed limit on Waukegan Road in Northbrook debated
    For Katherine Marek, hearing the squeal of tires and the bang of smashing metal and plastic outside of her Northbrook house is common. A kitchen window at Marek's house faces the busy Waukegan Road, and Marek said she has heard or seen the aftermath...