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  • Bellwood man charged in 2011 killing on West Side

    Bellwood man charged in 2011 killing on West Side
    A Bellwood man was ordered held in lieu of $2 million bail Sunday over the alleged 2011 killing of a rival Chicago drug dealer on the city's West Side. Deshawn Neal, 29, was arrested Saturday and charged with first-degree murder in connection with the...
  • Hearing officers oppose 13 of closings planned by CPS

    Hearing officers oppose 13 of closings planned by CPS
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s push to shut 53 city elementary schools ran into an unexpected buzz saw of criticism Tuesday from hearing officers hired to vet the process, with several raising doubts about the wisdom of the proposals and recommending...
  • 1 dead, 8 wounded in shootings across city

    1 dead, 8 wounded in shootings across city
    A 36-year-old man was killed early Sunday morning and eight others wounded since Saturday afternoon in shootings from the Northwest Side to the Southeast Side. The man killed was shot about 6:05 a.m. in the 2500 block of West Division Street in the...
  • Officials: Man points shotgun at officers, is shot by police on West Side

    Officials: Man points shotgun at officers, is shot by police on West Side
    One man was wounded by police after he pointed a shotgun at officers from his car in the East Garfield Park neighborhood this morning, officials said. No police officers were injured and the man, 30, who was holding a sawed-off shotgun when police fired...
  • Cops: Man charged after pointing shotgun at police

    Cops: Man charged after pointing shotgun at police
    A man has been charged after he pointed a shotgun at police and was wounded by an officer -- one of two police-involved shootings over the weekend. Daniel D. Jackson Jr., 31, of the 400 block of North Central Park Avenue, was shot in the arm around 4:30...
  • 8 wounded in shootings across Chicago

    8 wounded in shootings across Chicago
    Eight people were shot Thursday afternoon and Friday morning from the Old Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side to the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. A man, 34, was dropped off at Our Lady of the Resurrection...
  • Wrigleyville shooting was 7th over last day

    Wrigleyville shooting was 7th over last day
    Three people were shot overnight and another four wounded Saturday afternoon, according to police. The most recent shooting happened across the street from Wrigley Field about 3:20 a.m. Sunday. A man, age 25, was shot in the upper back outside the 7-...
  • Reports blister Chicago psychiatric hospital for youths

    Reports blister Chicago psychiatric hospital for youths
    When Garfield Park Hospital opened in February, the child psychiatric center promised to treat Chicago's toughest kids, including young gang members and sexually aggressive adolescents. But Illinois officials stopped sending juvenile state wards to...
  • 1 dead, 8 wounded in shootings Sunday

    1 dead, 8 wounded in shootings Sunday
    Shootings across the city left at least one man dead and eight people wounded Sunday, police said. Two people were shot and one died in a shooting about 8:04 a.m. in the 2300 block of West Lake Street in the West Town neighborhood, Chicago Police...
  • Seven shot on South, West sides

    Seven shot on South, West sides
    A 19-year-old man was shot behind the ear Friday night in a church parking lot on the West Side, police said, one of at least seven people shot since about 7:40 p.m. The bullet came out of his neck and the man is still alive, police said. Police taped...
  • Firefighters battle extra-alarm fire on West Side

    Firefighters battle extra-alarm fire on West Side
    Firefighters were called to the scene of an extra-alarm blaze that broke out at a vacant apartment building on the West Side in the city's East Garfield Park neighborhood this afternoon. The fire started about 4 p.m. in the rear of the building on the...