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FOX News
Illinois man says a fiery hot sauce saved his lifeVariety literally became the spice of life for an Illinois man: While sampling
Illinois man says a fiery hot sauce saved his life
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Variety literally became the spice of life for an Illinois man: While sampling the wares at a hot-sauce shop in Myrtle Beach, SC, Randy Schmitz had a seizure that ended up being a blessing. Schmitz was visiting the Pepper Palace while on vacation... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 injured in separate shootings on the Far Southeast, South and Northwest sidesThree people were injured Tuesday in separate shootings on the South, Southeast
3 injured in separate shootings on the Far Southeast, South and Northwest sides
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Three people were injured Tuesday in separate shootings on the South, Southeast and Northwest sides, according to Chicago police. In the latest shooting, a 20-year-old man was shot at 7:17 p.m. on the 1200 block of North Washtenaw Avenue in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2 accused of injuring paramedics in Printers RowA man and woman are accused of injuring Chicago Fire Department paramedics Sund
2 accused of injuring paramedics in Printers Row
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
A man and woman are accused of injuring Chicago Fire Department paramedics Sunday night in the Printers Row neighborhood. Robert Adams, of the 200 block of West Harrison Street, and Cherise Finley, of the 1400 block of South Canal Street, were... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Five things to know about U of C Medicine's trauma center reversalAfter years of protests calling for University of Chicago Medicine to reopen it
Five things to know about U of C Medicine's trauma center reversal
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
After years of protests calling for University of Chicago Medicine to reopen its long-shuttered adult trauma center, the South Side academic medical center is gearing up to do so. U of C Medicine, a three-hospital campus in Hyde Park, is planning to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
9 days into month, homicides in Chicago nearly equal all of last FebruaryTwo people were killed and 24 others wounded in shootings in Chicago this weeke
9 days into month, homicides in Chicago nearly equal all of last February
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Two people were killed and 24 others wounded in shootings in Chicago this weekend, with the number of homicides so far this month just four short of last February's total. Chicago has seen at least 16 homicides in eight days this month -- including... Read more
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NBC Chicago
2 Killed, 20 Wounded in Weekend ShootingsTwo men were killed and at least 20 other people have been wounded in shootings
2 Killed, 20 Wounded in Weekend Shootings
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
Two men were killed and at least 20 other people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend, according to Chicago Police. The latest homicide happened Sunday afternoon in Humboldt Park on the West Side. A 21-year-old man was outside... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Fatally Hit by Car after FightA 30-year-old man was fatally struck by a car after a River North fight early S
Man Fatally Hit by Car after Fight
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
A 30-year-old man was fatally struck by a car after a River North fight early Sunday, according to Chicago Police. About 4:20 a.m., he got into a fight with another person who hit him in the head, sending him falling onto the street near Hubbard and... Read more
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The Atlantic
Between an Immigration-Detention Center and a Home of One's OwnCHICAGO—Immigration detention centers here in northern Illinois and southern Wi
Between an Immigration-Detention Center and a Home of One's Own
The Atlantic / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO—Immigration detention centers here in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin are inundated. In three county jails originally for local criminals, nearly 600 undocumented immigrants are locked up, waiting for court hearings that may be as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Driver faces DUI charge in fatal Lake Shore Drive crashA woman who died after the taxi in which she was riding was hit by a suspected
Driver faces DUI charge in fatal Lake Shore Drive crash
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
A woman who died after the taxi in which she was riding was hit by a suspected drunken driver going the wrong way on Lake Shore Drive was about to graduate from University of Chicago Law School, authorities said Saturday afternoon. The driver, whose... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Driver in fatal crash admitted to having 5 or 6 drinksA Lakeview man accused of drunkenly driving the wrong way on Lake Shore Drive e
Driver in fatal crash admitted to having 5 or 6 drinks
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
A Lakeview man accused of drunkenly driving the wrong way on Lake Shore Drive early Friday and killing a woman after he struck her oncoming taxi was ordered held on $750,000 bail Sunday in Cook County bond court. Erik F. Johnson, 23, of the 3500... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Dr. Julie Morita on the HPV vaccinationDr. Kimbra Bell, left, administers a flu vaccine Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 to patien
Dr. Julie Morita on the HPV vaccination
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
Dr. Kimbra Bell, left, administers a flu vaccine Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 to patient Christine Scully, of Chicago, who decided to get the shot during an appointment at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Hospitals are reporting an early flu season. (Chris... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Lawyer and Theater Supporter Richard Orlikoff Dies at 92NewsHyde Park lawyer defended the theater troupe that would be the genesis of T
Lawyer and Theater Supporter Richard Orlikoff Dies at 92
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 7 days ago
NewsHyde Park lawyer defended the theater troupe that would be the genesis of The Second City. Richard M. Orlikoff (J.D. ’49), a long-time Hyde Park resident and lawyer, defended Chicago’s... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
4 wounded in city shootingsAt least three men and a boy were shot Tuesday afternoon in separate attacks ac
4 wounded in city shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
At least three men and a boy were shot Tuesday afternoon in separate attacks across the city, according to Chicago police. The most recent shooting left a 27-year-old man wounded in the Albany Park neighborhood. The man walked into Swedish Covenant... Read more
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The News & Observer
Better snoozing with science | News & Observer January 31, 2016 1:00 PM Sleep specialist recommends the
Better snoozing with science
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
| News & Observer January 31, 2016 1:00 PM Sleep specialist recommends these monitors to help you get a good night’s sleep While sleep doctors warn against the use of smartphones and TVs... Read more
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Quartz
If my doctor had ignored my intuition about my pregnancy, I’d be dead - Quartz SIXTH SENSE Both doctors and patients should pay attention to their
If my doctor had ignored my intuition about my pregnancy, I’d be dead
Quartz / Posted 11 days ago
- Quartz SIXTH SENSE Both doctors and patients should pay attention to their instincts. (George... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Classmate held without bail in IIT student's killingAn Illinois Institute of Technology student killed his classmate with a large,
Classmate held without bail in IIT student's killing
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
An Illinois Institute of Technology student killed his classmate with a large, thick tree branch after the two got into a dispute while driving home together from a North Side strip club, prosecutors said Saturday. Security officers spotted Carlos... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Possible suspects questioned in West Side man's killingPolice were questioning possible suspects Thursday in the fatal shooting of a 6
Possible suspects questioned in West Side man's killing
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Police were questioning possible suspects Thursday in the fatal shooting of a 62-year-old man on the West Side earlier this week. The man was identified as Robert Howard Jr., 62, and he was shot Tuesday in the 1000 block of West Maxwell Street, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Woman charged in connection with West Side neighbor's slayingA neighbor has been charged in the shooting death of a 62-year-old man on the W
Woman charged in connection with West Side neighbor's slaying
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
A neighbor has been charged in the shooting death of a 62-year-old man on the West Side earlier this week, police said Friday. Charneise Silas, 45, has been charged with aggravated battery in the slaying of Robert Howard Jr., 62, according to a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After Ebola scare, Chicago prepares for next public health crisisInside the pediatric intensive care unit at Lurie Children's Hospital, Drs. Sab
After Ebola scare, Chicago prepares for next public health crisis
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Inside the pediatric intensive care unit at Lurie Children's Hospital, Drs. Sabrina Derrington and Bria Coates practiced taking off gloves. It sounds basic — but it wouldn't be if you were treating a patient infected with Ebola. As part of a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Police shoot 4 after answering calls of gunfireThe first four people shot in Chicago in the new year were wounded by officers
Police shoot 4 after answering calls of gunfire
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
The first four people shot in Chicago in the new year were wounded by officers answering calls of shots fired in two South Side neighborhoods, authorities said. Three of the people were shot shortly before 2 a.m. in the Fernwood neighborhood after... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Review: Saigon Sisters' Bang Chop Thai restaurant in West Loop - Business Of LifeIn a perfect world, no one would have to walk more than two blocks in any direc
Review: Saigon Sisters' Bang Chop Thai restaurant in West Loop - Business Of Life
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 days ago
In a perfect world, no one would have to walk more than two blocks in any direction for a dish of pad thai. To fans who wish those noodles were as omnipresent as pepperoni pizza, downtown Chicago's scarcity of Thai restaurants feels wrong, and the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Student Beaten to Death by Fellow Student on IIT CampusAn Illinois Institute of Technology student was beaten to death by another stud
Student Beaten to Death by Fellow Student on IIT Campus
NBC Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
An Illinois Institute of Technology student was beaten to death by another student while returning to campus early Thursday morning. Jermiron “Jay” Morris, an undergraduate student at IIT, was found around 5 a.m in the 3000 block of South Wabash... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man beaten to death in BronzevilleA 36-year-old man was beaten to death early Thursday in the Bronzeville neighbo
Man beaten to death in Bronzeville
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
A 36-year-old man was beaten to death early Thursday in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said. Upon arriving at the address, officers discovered the man lying on the ground, bleeding from visible trauma to his face,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Northwestern team competes for $1M prize to slow agingThe Fountain of Youth may be only a pill away. Researchers at Northwestern Uni
Northwestern team competes for $1M prize to slow aging
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
The Fountain of Youth may be only a pill away. Researchers at Northwestern University say a drug that blocks a protein produced by aging cells in your body could control how fast you grow older. They were contacted by the Palo Alto Longevity Prize... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Woman Shot in Vehicle Near Navy PierPolice are investigating a shooting near Navy Pier that left a 20-year-old woma
Woman Shot in Vehicle Near Navy Pier
NBC Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
Police are investigating a shooting near Navy Pier that left a 20-year-old woman wounded. About 12:30 a.m. Sunday, the woman was in the front passenger seat of a car in the 500 block of East Grand when someone started shooting from a vehicle behind... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Why kidney transplants are harder to getKidneys are by far the most in-demand organ for transplants. Yet Chicago-area h
Why kidney transplants are harder to get
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 19 days ago
Kidneys are by far the most in-demand organ for transplants. Yet Chicago-area hospitals are putting down their scalpels and taking on fewer cases. In 2015, local transplant centers collectively performed nearly two-thirds fewer kidney transplants... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Land of Bait-SwitchNo, there's no health insurance company named Land of Bait-and-Switch operating
Land of Bait-Switch
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
No, there's no health insurance company named Land of Bait-and-Switch operating in Illinois. But we understand why people might think so. Over the past few months, many people signed up with upstart insurer Land of Lincoln Health in part because it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 boys among 4 wounded in city shootingsA man and three boys were wounded Thursday in four separate shootings on the So
3 boys among 4 wounded in city shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
A man and three boys were wounded Thursday in four separate shootings on the South, West and Southwest sides, police said. About 4:15 p.m., a 32-year-old man was shot in the buttocks in the 6100 block of South Carpenter Street in the Englewood... Read more
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NBC Chicago
4 Teens Injured in Shooting on South SideFour teens who were traveling in a van were injured in a shooting on the South
4 Teens Injured in Shooting on South Side
NBC Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
Four teens who were traveling in a van were injured in a shooting on the South Side Tuesday evening, police said. The incident took place in Bronzeville in the 4900 block of South King Drive around 3:38 p.m., police said. A 17-year-old male was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
4 hurt in Bronzeville shooting, second in neighborhood in five hoursFour teens were injured after someone shot up their van in the Bronzeville neig
4 hurt in Bronzeville shooting, second in neighborhood in five hours
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Four teens were injured after someone shot up their van in the Bronzeville neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, about 10 blocks south of where another person was shot a few hours earlier. The most recent shooting happened at 48th Street and King Drive... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
United Releases Statement From President And CEO Oscar MunozThanks Employees, Others For Good Wishes During Medical Leave United Airlines
United Releases Statement From President And CEO Oscar Munoz
The Aero-News Network / Posted 23 days ago
Thanks Employees, Others For Good Wishes During Medical Leave United Airlines has released a statement from president and CEO Oscar Munoz concerning his recent heart transplant and subsequent recovery. "My family and I are deeply grateful for your... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
United CEO Oscar Munoz heading home from hospital after heart transplantJan. 16--United Chief Executive Oscar Munoz, who on Jan. 6 had a heart transpla
United CEO Oscar Munoz heading home from hospital after heart transplant
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 24 days ago
Jan. 16--United Chief Executive Oscar Munoz, who on Jan. 6 had a heart transplant, said Friday that he is headed to his Chicago home from the hospital. In a letter to employees of the Chicago-based airline, Munoz, who had been in the top job for six... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 seriously hurt in South Chicago wreckThree people in their 20s were seriously hurt when the car they were in crashed
3 seriously hurt in South Chicago wreck
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Three people in their 20s were seriously hurt when the car they were in crashed into a tree on the South Side early Sunday, authorities said. They were inside a car that hit a tree about 4 a.m. in the 7900 block of South Yates Boulevard in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2 dead, 10 wounded in Saturday shootingsTwo men were killed and at least 10 other people were wounded in separate shoot
2 dead, 10 wounded in Saturday shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Two men were killed and at least 10 other people were wounded in separate shootings Saturday in Chicago, including two men who walked into a South Side police station after having been shot in a car nearby. In the Albany Park neighborhood about 8:15... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Big decisions wait for United CEO to recoverAs United Continental Holdings waits for Oscar Munoz to return as chief executi
Big decisions wait for United CEO to recover
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 26 days ago
As United Continental Holdings waits for Oscar Munoz to return as chief executive, the airline is gambling it can put off big decisions critical to its turnaround. While Munoz recovers from a January heart transplant, the company's relationship with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2 teens, 5 others wounded in separate shootingsTwo teenagers men and at least five others were wounded since Friday afternoon
2 teens, 5 others wounded in separate shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Two teenagers men and at least five others were wounded since Friday afternoon in separate shootings on the South, Northwest and West sides, Chicago police said. Most recently, a male, whose age was not immediately available, was wounded during a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
United CEO says he's leaving hospital after heart transplantCHICAGO - United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz says he is going home from the hospit
United CEO says he's leaving hospital after heart transplant
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 27 days ago
CHICAGO - United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz says he is going home from the hospital nine days after a heart transplant. In a letter to employees that United released Friday, Munoz said his doctors have been impressed with his progress and expect a... Read more
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Daily Herald
United CEO says he's leaving hospital after heart transplantCHICAGO -- United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz says he is going home from the hospi
United CEO says he's leaving hospital after heart transplant
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
CHICAGO -- United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz says he is going home from the hospital nine days after a heart transplant. In a letter to employees that United released Friday, Munoz said his doctors have been impressed with his progress and expect a... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
United's Munoz leaving hospital nine days after transplantUnited Airlines chief executive Oscar Munoz has been cleared to leave his hospi
United's Munoz leaving hospital nine days after transplant
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
United Airlines chief executive Oscar Munoz has been cleared to leave his hospital nine days after undergoing a heart transplant operation. Munoz, 57, is leaving Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago today, according to a letter he sent to... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Man shot and killed on Chicago SkywayCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Skyway on the city's South Side has been shut down i
Man shot and killed on Chicago Skyway
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 29 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Skyway on the city's South Side has been shut down in both directions as police investigating the slaying of a man who was shot and killed while riding in a car. Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi (goo-lee-EHL'-mee) says the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Man shot and killed on Chicago SkywayCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Skyway on the city's South Side has been shut down i
Man shot and killed on Chicago Skyway
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 29 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Skyway on the city's South Side has been shut down in both directions as police investigating the slaying of a man who was shot and killed while riding in a car. Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi (goo-lee-EHL'-mee) says the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Man shot and killed on Chicago SkywayCHICAGO -- The Chicago Skyway on the city's South Side has been shut down in bo
Man shot and killed on Chicago Skyway
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Skyway on the city's South Side has been shut down in both directions as police investigating the slaying of a man who was shot and killed while riding in a car. Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi (goo-lee-EHL'-mee) says the shooting... Read more
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Marshall County Tribune-Courier
Local woman battles cancer with positivity says she’s ‘meant to sparkle’ -Courier Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com Marshall County native Ashley Lyles 35 sought treatment for a severe headache in late December when she ...Local woman battles cancer with positivity, says she’s ‘meant to sparkle’ Mars
Local woman battles cancer with positivity says she’s ‘meant to sparkle’ -Courier Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com Marshall County native Ashley Lyles 35 sought treatment for a severe headache in late December when she ...
Marshall County Tribune-Courier / Posted 30 days ago
Local woman battles cancer with positivity, says she’s ‘meant to sparkle’ Marshall County native Ashley Lyles, 35, sought treatment for a severe headache in late December when she learned she had a rare, terminal brain cancer. Doctors told her she... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 dead, 12 wounded in Chicago as long July 4th weekend beginsThree men were killed and a dozen people were wounded in shootings across Chica
3 dead, 12 wounded in Chicago as long July 4th weekend begins
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Three men were killed and a dozen people were wounded in shootings across Chicago from Wednesday afternoon through this morning as the long Fourth of July weekend began. Five of the victims were shot in two attacks in the Austin police district on... Read more
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NBC Chicago
7 Killed, 29 Wounded in Chicago Weekend ShootingsSeven people were killed and at least 29 others people have been wounded in sho
7 Killed, 29 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings
NBC Chicago / Posted a month ago
Seven people were killed and at least 29 others people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend. Officers responded to a call of an attempted robbery at Z&S Food and Liquor, 1351 W 87th St., just after 8:30 p.m., authorities... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Stabbed at CTA Red Line StationA man was stabbed in the neck with a box cutter during a fight Saturday night o
Man Stabbed at CTA Red Line Station
NBC Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
A man was stabbed in the neck with a box cutter during a fight Saturday night on the platform at the Jackson Red Line station in the Loop. At 10:10 p.m., the 37-year-old man was standing on the Red Line platform in the 200 block of South State... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man stabbed at Red Line stationA 37-year-old man was stabbed in the neck on the platform of the Jackson Red Li
Man stabbed at Red Line station
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
A 37-year-old man was stabbed in the neck on the platform of the Jackson Red Line station Saturday night. He was fighting with two males and one female at the station in the 200 block of South State Street at about 10:10 p.m. when one of the males... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
6 injured in crash on Kennedy off-rampSix people were taken to hospitals, five of them in serious-to-critical conditi
6 injured in crash on Kennedy off-ramp
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Six people were taken to hospitals, five of them in serious-to-critical condition, after a crash on a Kennedy off-ramp early Saturday morning, authorities said. At about 2:20 a.m., two cars crashed on the southbound off-ramp from the Kennedy... Read more

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