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More Girls Accuse Niles North Coach Of Inappropriate Behavior

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

A former Niles North gymnastics coach accused of inappropriate behavior with students is facing new allegations.

City, County Team Up For Kids’ Summer Jobs Program

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

The city of Chicago this year is teaming up with Cook County government to mount its summer jobs program.

1 Dead In Fire In Humboldt Park

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

A person was found dead in an abandoned building that caught fire Friday afternoon in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood.

Teen Shot During Robbery In Lawndale

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

An 18-year-old man was shot during a robbery Friday night in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

Fire Extinguished In Arlington Heights Apartment Building

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

Firefighters evacuated an apartment building in unincorporated Arlington Heights Friday afternoon where a fire was found in one of the units.

Woman Shot And Killed On SW Side Balcony

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

A woman was killed when she was shot while on a second-floor balcony in the South Side Archer Heights neighborhood.

Police: Man Sold More Than 8,000 Counterfeit Phones

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

Local and federal authorities arrested a man accused of producing more than 8,000 counterfeit Motorola mobile telephones sold online and through businesses in Lincolnshire and Glenview.

Man Shot In Lawndale Neighborhood

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

A man was shot early Saturday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

Two Police Officers Injured In Roseland Head-On Collision

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

Two Chicago Police officers were injured early Saturday in a head-on collision with a car in the South...

Man Charged With DUI After Rear-Ending Ambulance

    CBS 2, over 2 years ago

A motorist was charged with driving under the influence after rear-ending an ambulance on a ramp from the Kennedy Expressway to the northbound Tri-State Tollway Friday night.

Man High on Cocaine Rear-Ends Ambulance


A motorist was charged with driving under the influence after rear-ending an ambulance on a ramp from the Kennedy Expressway to the northbound Tri-State Tollway Friday night.

Marine from Elgin Dies


A United States Marine from northwest suburban Elgin died in Afghanistan while “conducting combat operations,” according to a release issued Friday by the U.S. Department of Defense.

Program Features Summer Jobs for Youth


Chicago and Cook County are joining forces to provide summer jobs and other opportunities to keep children and youth safe this summer.

2 Cops Injured in Head-On Collision


Two Chicago Police officers were injured in a head-on collision with a car in the South Side Roseland neighborhood.  

Special prosecutor to re-examine case of Koschman, Daley nephew


Declaring “the system has failed” David Koschman, a judge took the rare step Friday of appointing a special prosecutor to re-examine the 2004 case of the 21-year-old from Mount Prospect who died after being punched in the face by a nephew of then-Mayor Richard...

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