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  • Western Washington beaches fall between nation's worst, best

    Western Washington beaches fall between nation's worst, best
    Most beaches look idyllic at first glance, but as you head to the shore this summer, what's really lurking in the water you're bathing in? Sharks and jellyfish aren't the only things to worry about, it turns out. Pollution from storm water runoff and...
  • Power outages, damaged police cars in wake of storm

    Power outages, damaged police cars in wake of storm
    About 20,000 homes and businesses served by Commonwealth Edison Co. were without power  this afternoon in the wake of severe thunderstorms that pelted the Chicago area with golf ball-size hailstones, disrupted Metra service for hours in the far northern...
  • Herd of deer killed by lightning

    Seven deer -- including six huddled in a circle -- were found apparently killed by lightning in a southern Wisconsin farm field, neighbors and authorities said Tuesday. The deer were likely killed Sunday night, said neighbor Randy Lantz, 54. “It&...
  • Questions linger in drowning death of Harvey boy

    The 15-year-old Harvey boy who died a day after he was pulled from a pond in southeastern Wisconsin was described today as "a decent swimmer." "At this time there does not appear to be a clear explanation" as to what caused the drowning of Jamari Smith,...
  • A life's love shattered

    A life's love shattered
    (From police and court records) On the morning of Saturday, Dec. 2, 1995, Chicago Police Officer Robert Hanrahan was dispatched by radio at about 7:50 a.m. to the alley behind 1830 W. Newport Ave., on the North Side of the city. He arrived at 7:53, and...
  • After the chase, a widow's grief

    Last September, I was subpoenaed to appear in Cook County Circuit Court to testify in the retrial of a murder suspect. My role was anything but dramatic. In December of 1995, I had pointed out to police officers in a passing patrol car the direction the...
  • String Of Armed Robberies Ends With Arrests

    (WGN-AM)- A two-month crime spree ended Thursday when five suspects were charged with 20 armed robberies throughout northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, authorities said. The robberies took place between April 25 and Thursday, Lake County Sheriff...