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John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County

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  • Activists: South Side hospital patients caught in 'trauma deserts'

    Activists: South Side hospital patients caught in 'trauma deserts'
    For the nearly 2,200 people shot last year in Chicago, getting to a trauma center within minutes was often their best hope of not becoming one of the city's 415 homicide victims. But how fast they received trauma care depended on where in Chicago they...
  • 3 dead, 3 wounded in city shootings

    3 dead, 3 wounded in city shootings
    Three people were killed and several others wounded in shootings Monday, police said. The latest shooting happened about 9 p.m. in the Gresham neighborhood, according to police. A gunman stepped out of a red vehicle in the 7600 block of South Hoyne...
  • 4 injured, 3 critically, in South Side crash

    4 injured, 3 critically, in South Side crash
    Four people were injured, three of them critically, when two cars collided in the Park Manor neighborhood this morning, according to police. The crash happened about 12:45 a.m. in the 300 block of East 71st Street, Police News Affairs Officer Hector...
  • 4 wounded in shooting outside Goose Island nightclub

    4 wounded in shooting outside Goose Island nightclub
    Four men were wounded in a shooting outside a Near North Side nightclub early this morning, authorities said. The shooting happened about 3:40 a.m. outside Hearts, a club at 1115 N. North Branch Street. Officers found two wounded men in a parking lot...
  • Ex-doctor gets almost 6 years for Craigslist sex-drugs scheme

    Ex-doctor gets almost 6 years for Craigslist sex-drugs scheme
    A former Chicago doctor was sentenced Tuesday to nearly six years in prison for posting dozens of ads on Craigslist offering prescription drugs like Adderall and Xanax in exchange for sexual favors. “Need Addreall or Xanax?” read one in...
  • Mississippi man charged in 2013 slaying on West Side

    Mississippi man charged in 2013 slaying on West Side
    A Mississippi man has been charged in a 2013 shooting that killed a 25-year-old man on the city's West Side in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. Randon Walker, 23, of the 300 block of Mulberry in Lexington, was charged with first-degree murder in the...
  • 1 dead, at least 20 wounded in overnight gun violence in Chicago

    1 dead, at least 20 wounded in overnight gun violence in Chicago
    Chicago was hit with a burst of gun violence on the Fourth of July, with at least 21 people shot, one of them fatally, during an 11-hour stretch from Friday evening into Saturday morning, according to police. That brought to 36 the number of people who...
  • Shootings across city leave 1 dead, 16 more wounded

    Shootings across city leave 1 dead, 16 more wounded
    A shooting between rival gangs in Little Village left a 16-year-old boy dead and two other teens wounded Friday night. The three were among at least 17 people shot overnight, according to police. The Little Village shooting happened about 11:30 p.m....
  • 4 wounded in separate shootings on South, West sides

    4 wounded in separate shootings on South, West sides
    At least four people were wounded this morning and afternoon in separate shootings on the city's West and South sides, said police. In the latest shooting confirmed by Police News Affairs, a 17-year-old boy told police he was shot about 4 p.m. in the...
  • Interim CEO to stay on as head of Cook County hospital system

    Interim CEO to stay on as head of Cook County hospital system
    The Cook County hospitals board ended a $100,000 nationwide search for a new CEO Friday by simply taking the “interim” tag off the title of the guy who has held that position since January. The board voted unanimously to name Dr. John Jay...
  • 2 injured during South Side church demolition

    2 injured during South Side church demolition
    Two men were injured by falling bricks during the demolition of a church in the Grand Crossing neighborhood this afternoon, authorities said. Fire crews were called to the scene near 72nd Street and South Dorchester Avenue following the report of a...