Illinois

MLK Shootings

10 Killed, 29 Wounded In MLK Day Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (CBS) — At least 39 people have been shot across Chicago over the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday… READ MORE
Chicago

Judge denies bail for 4 suspects in Chicago torture video

A judge denied bail Friday for the four suspects accused of beating a mentally disabled man and streaming it live… READ MORE
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Hate Crime Charges Filed In Torture, Kidnapping Of White Man In Chicago

Hate crime and kidnapping charges have been filed against four African-Americans who abducted and tortured an 18-year-old white man with… READ MORE
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Chicago records 762 homicides in 2016, up 57 percent from previous year

The city of Chicago recorded 762 homicides in 2016 — an average of two murders per day, the most killings… READ MORE
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48 Shot, 11 Fatally, In Christmas Weekend Shootings In Chicago

CHICAGO — Eleven men were killed and at least 37 other people have been wounded in shootings over Christmas weekend… READ MORE
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CHICAGO WAY? YET ANOTHER ALDERMAN IS ACCUSED OF CORRUPTION

CHICAGO — An alderman indicted on corruption charges while he sat in a City Council meeting is merely the latest… READ MORE
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Chicago pledges $1 million fund to protect ‘anxious’ immigrants from Trump deportations

Chicago will use $1 million leftover from a tax rebate program to defend immigrants there from any deportation efforts undertaken… READ MORE
Protests

Socialists Protest Trump, Capitalism In Chicago

Radical groups congregated in downtown Chicago Saturday to resist a Trump presidency by any means necessary. The rally, which started… READ MORE
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Emanuel Tells Undocumented Immigrants Chicago ‘Always Will Be A Sanctuary City’

CHICAGO (CBS) — Even as President-elect Donald Trump vows to immediately deport 2 to 3 million undocumented immigrants when he… READ MORE
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Halloween Weekend Marks Deadliest This Year With 17 Dead, 41 Wounded


Police officers patrol outside Wrigley Field during Game Five of the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the… READ MORE
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19 people shot across Chicago in first 12 hours of Halloween weekend, 6 fatally

Six people were murdered across Chicago during the first 12 hours of the Halloween weekend while 19 total were shot.… READ MORE
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Chicago Gets Serious About Sky-High Murder Rate By Banning WESTERN COWGIRL PLAYSET, Other Toys

Amazon.com will not deliver a toy cowgirl playset to Chicago residents, apparently because of a municipal law in the city… READ MORE
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7 killed, 22 wounded in Chicago weekend shootings

Seven people were killed and at least 22 others have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday evening, according… READ MORE
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