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Man charged with West Chicago shooting

Details: A man is accused of shooting at four people in a vehicle, striking one, earlier this month in West Chicago. Marco Calderon, 18, was arrested April 22 and charged with aggravated battery with a

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Man killed in Maywood shooting

Details: The shooting happened about 6 p.m. in the 600 block of South 12th Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. A man was fatally shot …

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Eddie Olczyk leaning toward Known Agenda in Kentucky Derby

Details: Essential Quality figures to be the favorite when the odds post Tuesday, but the Blackhawks analyst and NBC handicapper has other ideas. Of …

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The COVID-19 disaster that did not happen in Texas

Details: Cases are rising mainly in states with stricter disease control policies — for all sorts of reasons. People drink and eat at Truck Yard beer garden in …

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Mark Giangreco officially out at ABC7 after 27-year run at

Details: Mark Giangreco and ABC7 reached a separation agreement Friday that ends the popular sports anchor’s 27-year run at the station, Chicago media blogger Robert Feder reported.

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Ford extends closure at Chicago assembly plant

Details: It orders more factory shutdowns or productions cuts to deal with a shortage of microchips. Ford’s Chicago factory at 12600 S. Torrence Ave. Getty Images Ford’s Chicago assembly plant, 12600 S

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Man killed roommate, hid body in West Rogers Park

Details: The body of Mark Criddell, 49, was found March 28 in inside the apartment he had shared with Anton Urbikas, prosecutors said. Anton Urbinkas allegedly beat his …

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Re-entry fear: why some of us are dreading the return to

Details: Just five weeks to reopening? Or two months? Pritzker and Lightfoot at odds, yet again, on COVID-19 restrictions . Gov. J.B. Pritzker said that barring another surge of infections, he’ll let the

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Man fatally shot after fight in parking lot in Portage

Details: The 28-year-old was in a parking lot in the 3500 block of North Austin Avenue, when he got into a fight with a person who pulled out a gun and shot him in the chest.

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Plans at LeClaire Courts site promise to atone for CHA’s

Details: In 2011, the CHA demolished LeClaire Courts, promising a better replacement that mixed races and incomes. The bureaucracy creaked, finally in 2019 picking a …

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Man under influence of ketamine was driving at 108 mph in

Details: A 25-year-old Des Plaines man faces counts of reckless homicide and driving under the influence of drugs in connection to a March crash that killed three people in …

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Ford extends Chicago plant shutdown due to chip shortage

Details: The closure at 12600 S. Torrence Ave. now runs through the week of May 10. Ford’s Chicago Assembly Plant will be idled through the week of May 10 because of a …

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Chicago murals: West Loop’s popup art exhibition Artopia

Details: Unlike actual street art, you have to pay for admission here, $30 for kids and $40 for adults. Masks are required. A self-guided tour is about an …

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Illinois coronavirus: No vaccine passport for state

Details: An employee demonstrates the HELIIX Health Passport at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas earlier this month. Such vaccine passports won’t be required in …

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Murders, carjackings spike in 1st 3 months of 2021

Details: Share All sharing options for: Murders, carjackings spike in 1st 3 months of 2021, although overall crime down from last year, police say

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Former Melrose Park cop charged as part of gambling

Details: John Amabile, 33, is charged with running an illegal sports bookmaking operation. The charge stems from the same investigation that led to last …

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Woman killed, 3 other people hurt in West Town crash

Details: A woman was killed and at least three other people injured in a crash Thursday night in West Town. The 58-year-old woman was driving her silver Lexus north in …

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Helen Ward Carry, iconic minister of Christ Universal

Details: Rev. Carry had also been director of the Johnnie Colemon Institute, the church’s teaching arm. There, she became known by many as "the teacher of teachers," since every student at …

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Owner of downstate bar described in CDC report on

Details: Owner Ryan Garrett said of the "30 to 40" that attended the grand opening, "most were just close friends or acquaintances." No one was turned away …

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Woman struck, killed by bus in Palos Hills

Details: A woman died after being hit by a PACE bus Sunday in suburban Palos Hills. Agata Gorz, 42, was struck at the intersection of 107th Street and 88th …

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Woman fatally shot in Dolton

Details: Laresha Bowles, 36, was shot about 2:10 a.m. in the 14200 block of Ellis Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. A woman was killed in a shooting Sunday in south suburban

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Gov. Pritzker signs firefighter pension fix over Mayor

Details: The governor argued the pension fix ensures "certainty and fair treatment" for hardworking firefighters, but Republican lawmakers and fellow Democrat Lightfoot counter that it will sock already

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Man dies after ultralight aircraft crashes in Huntley

Details: A 54-year-old man died after his ultralight aircraft fell from several hundred feet Saturday in northwest suburban Huntley. James McCulla Jr., of Huntley, was found in the downed ultralight about

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Motorcyclist dies in Summit crash

Details: A Burbank man died after he was hit by a vehicle while riding a motorcycle Sunday in suburban Summit. Kevin Trentz, 32, was struck about 3:10 a.m. at the intersection of …

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Man fatally shot in Bronzeville

Details: The 18-year-old was near an alley in the 200 block of East 38th Street when someone opened fire, striking him in the head and chest, police said. An …

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‘Tragic accident.’ Toddler dies after being run over by

Details: The 18-month-old boy was outside with his mother and siblings Tuesday evening as his father got into a pickup truck parked about 50 feet away. A …

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Westlake Hospital: Law will make it easier to reopen

Details: Westlake Hospital, closed nearly two years ago, faces an easier path to reopening under legislation signed into law Tuesday by Gov. J.B. Pritzker.

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Driver hospitalized after Naperville crash

Details: Authorities responded to the crash about 12:40 p.m. at the intersection of 75th and Washington streets, Naperville police said in a statement. A …

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Cubs still working to get 85% of Tier 1 personnel

Details: Manager David Ross says the team is making progress daily but has yet to reach MLB’s threshold. PITTSBURGH — As COVID-19 vaccines continue to …

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1 injured in Streamwood fire

Details: A person was injured after a fire broke out at a home Sunday in suburban Streamwood. Crews responded to a blaze about 6:20 a.m. at a two-story home in the 700 block of …

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Derek Chauvin verdict: celebrities react via social media

Details: From Kerry Washington and Oprah Winfrey to Whoopi Goldberg and the Los Angeles Dodgers, celebrity social media lit up Tuesday with reaction to …

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Adam Toledo remembered as kid with ‘big imagination’ and

Details: Adam Toledo’s mother did not attend a vigil for her 13-year-old son Monday evening because she didn’t feel up to it, but she sent a statement that …

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COVID-related pneumonia is far harder to treat — here’s

Details: Data from Northwestern University research, made public in a new study in the journal Nature, is being offered to pharmaceutical companies in an effort to attack the life-threatening condition.

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Chicago invites development ideas for 3 commercial

Details: The requests for proposals aim to encourage investment to communities emphasized in the mayor’s Invest South/West program. A rendering of potential development on the 4000 block of …

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‘Twilight: Gods’ reviews: Lyric Opera delivers a

Details: Audiences experience this work from their cars, nine vehicles at a time (126 total per night) snaking through a blue-lit, maze-like path in the Millennium Lakeside Parking Garage with the help of

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Man found fatally shot in Englewood: police

Details: Officers found Bryone Dupart lying unresponsive on the street in the 900 block of West 61st Street A 27-year-old man was found fatally shot Friday …

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Mass vaccination site opens next to Wrigley Field

Details: Advocate Aurora Health, in partnership with the Chicago Cubs, is overseeing the site at Gallagher Way. The Chicago Department of Public Health …

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Chicago High School Sports

Details: High School Sports on Chicago Sun-Times. Marist Brothers Catholic order hid abuse by member who helped run Chicago school in the 1970s, suits say "I was groomed really from the start of school" by

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9 shot, 1 fatally, Thursday in Chicago

Details: A 19-year-old man was killed in a drive-by shooting Thursday in the 2500 block of West Cermak Road. One person was killed and eight others wounded Thursday in …

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Biden’s infrastructure plan offers a bridge to a better

Details: Like the New Deal in its grand scope, the American Jobs Plan promises to go a long way toward fixing roads, rebuilding schools and lifting paychecks for ordinary Americans.

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Former Worth Township Supervisor John O’Sullivan charged

Details: The accusations against O’Sullivan and others revolve around an alleged scheme to pay off a relative of an Oak Lawn trustee in May 2017 as part of an effort to expand a …

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Jonathan Toews update: Stan Bowman says Blackhawks captain

Details: Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman said center Jonathan Toews “is not really ready to play hockey” but “seems in good spirits” and is hopeful that Toews will be “back to himself” soon.

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Villa Park man charged with carjacking Amazon delivery

Details: A Villa Park man has been charged with carjacking an Amazon delivery driver last week in the western suburb. The driver had parked his car near …

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2 killed, 3 injured in Hammond crash

Details: Isaiah Cunningham, 21, and Arianna Robinson, 22, were both pronounced dead at the scene about 4:25 p.m., the coroner’s office said. Two people …

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