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  • Suspect questioned in shooting of 2 teen girls on West Side

    Suspect questioned in shooting of 2 teen girls on West Side
    A suspect was being questioned in connection with the shooting of two 17-year-old girls in the West Garfield Park neighborhood this morning, police said. One of the girls was shot in the chest and suffered a graze wound to the head in the attack in...
  • 3 pit bulls fatally shot during drug bust, 2 men charged

    3 pit bulls fatally shot during drug bust, 2 men charged
    Chicago police made two arrests and shot three pit bulls who had been commanded to attack them while working on a drug bust early Saturday on the West Side, police said. Kelvin Murray, 27, of the 4300 block of West Thomas Street, was charged with felony...
  • Whole new world for CTA riders?

    Whole new world for CTA riders?
    CTA riders had mixed reactions about their commute Monday, the first workday since the agency's service cuts and additions took effect. Steffany Amacher of Lakeview typically takes the No. 80-Irving Park bus, the Brown Line and the Red Line to the...
  • New City sees 4 homicides in 10 days

    New City has recorded four homicides in the last 10 days, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Nov. 22, a 19-year-old man was shot to death in the 4900 block of South Seeley Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 19-year-old man was...
  • 7 injured in West Side crash

    7 injured in West Side crash
    Seven people were injured in a traffic crash early this morning on the West Side in the city's West Garfield Park neighborhood. The crash happened about 4:31 a.m. near the intersection of Cicero Avenue and Ferdinand Street, said Chicago Police...
  • Officials: Man dies after West Garfield Park blaze

    Officials: Man dies after West Garfield Park blaze
    A man died following a fire late this morning on the West Side, officials said. The fire erupted at 10:50 a.m. in the 4000 block of West Van Buren Street, according to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Robert Perez. The man, 75,...
  • Fox59 gears up for final push for Pack the Pantries initiative

    Fox59 gears up for final push for Pack the Pantries initiative
    Fox59 is making another push to Pack the Pantries. On Wednesday, Fox59 Morning News will be live at two locations throughout the morning encouraging people to donate to local food banks as part of Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard’s Pack the Pantries...
  • 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...