Man in wheelchair luring South Loop robbery victims
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Man in wheelchair luring South Loop robbery victims

A group of robbers have lured victims in the South Loop with a man panhandling from a wheelchair. The man in the wheelchair asks for change or a…

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String of armed robberies in Little Village
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String of armed robberies in Little Village

Police are warning residents in the Little Village neighborhood about a string of three armed robberies that took place just blocks apart on Saturday. In each incident, the…

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Man run over by CTA bus on Southwest Side
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Man run over by CTA bus on Southwest Side

A 60-year-old man was run over by a CTA bus late Sunday on the Southwest side. The man had been knocking on the bus in attempt to get…

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5-year-old girl among  several shot in  Garfield Park
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5-year-old girl among several shot in Garfield Park

A 5-year-old girl was among 6 wounded in a shooting incident in East Garfield Park on Sunday night. Three children, ages 5, 14, and 15, were parked in…

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7 people wounded after shooting at Aurora birthday party
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7 people wounded after shooting at Aurora birthday party

Seven people were wounded, one critically, at a child’s birthday party in Aurora. Officers responded to a call in the 300 block of West Park Avenue shortly after…

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Cubs fan charged with felony trespassing after running onto Wrigley Field
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Cubs fan charged with felony trespassing after running onto Wrigley Field

Joseph W. Confer, 24, was charged with one felony count of criminal trespass to a place of public amusement. The Cubs fan ran onto the field at about…

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Elderly woman found dismembered on South Side
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Elderly woman found dismembered on South Side

The body of an 81-year-old woman was found Sunday in a home on the Far South Side. The body had been dismembered and placed in storage bins. Chicago…

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9 killed, 30 wounded in Chicago this weekend
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9 killed, 30 wounded in Chicago this weekend

Nine people were killed and 30 were wounded in shootings across the city over the weekend. Police identified many of the shootings as gang-related. A man was walking…

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Chicago woman accused of beating neighbor to death with metal pole
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Chicago woman accused of beating neighbor to death with metal pole

Tabatha Washington, 33, allegedly joined a fight Wednesday night in her apartment building in the 5300 block of Washington Blvd. Prosecutors say Washington beat her 29-year-old neighbor Kim…

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Woman falls from Belmont Red Line platform after blow to the head
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Woman falls from Belmont Red Line platform after blow to the head

A woman says a man punched her from behind causing her to fall from the CTA Belmont platform onto the tracks. The woman was standing on the platform…

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