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Man, 21, shot in Lawndale

A man was wounded by gunfire Wednesday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.<p>About 12:30 p.m., the 21-year-old was shot in the hand …

Crime

Cicero officer to be released from hospital after being shot on Southwest Side

Cicero police officer Luis Duarte is ready to continue his recovery at home after being shot while on-duty during an investigation last week on the …

Concealed Carry

Women who experienced higher levels of trauma gave birth to significantly smaller male babies

Researchers have found significantly lower birth weights in male infants -- an average decrease of 38 grams, or approximately 1.3 ounces -- born to …

Mount Sinai

Former Mount Sinai Hospital ER doc who sexually abused patients was 'hypersexual,' shrink testifies

Former Mount Sinai Hospital emergency physician David Newman had “hypersexual” bipolar episodes when he drugged and sexually abused four patients in …

Mental Disorders

Man Killed, Woman Injured In Brighton Park Drive-By Shooting

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> A man is dead and a woman is injured after a shooting in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Sunday morning.<p>At about 4:30 a.m. a …

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3 hurt in separate shootings across city

Three men were injured, one critically, in separate daytime shootings Sunday across the South and West Sides, Chicago police said.<p>In the latest shooting, a 22-year-old man was standing next to his own vehicle in the 2800 block of South Kedzie Avenue in the Little Village neighborhood just after …

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Pedestrian struck by semi-truck, killed in Cicero

A pedestrian struck was fatally struck by a semi-truck Wednesday morning in west suburban Cicero.<p>Tammie Ihrig, 55, was hit by the truck at 9:13 a.m. …

Semi Truck

Concealed carry licensee called hero for intervening when man fires on police, but 'it could have gone the other way'

A licensed concealed carry gun holder who shot at a man suspected of wounding a Cicero police officer on Thursday is being lauded as a hero by town officials.<p>But proponents of concealed carry say the lines between what is justified and what isn’t often can be blurred when citizens open fire. And a …

Concealed Carry

Cicero Police Officer Recovering In The Hospital After Being Shot 4 Times

<b>CHICAGO (CBS</b>)—A man who happened to be carrying a gun is credited with saving a police officer being shot at on the Cicero-Chicago border late …

Concealed Carry

Suburban Chicago officer shot on city’s southwest side

A suburban Chicago police officer has been shot while conducting an investigation on the city's southwest side.<p>Chicago Police spokesman Anthony …

Concealed Carry

Woman dies days after shooting in South Austin

A West Side woman died three days after a gunman shot her in the head in front of her home in the South Austin neighborhood.<p>Blanca C. Miranda, 29, was pronounced dead at 4:30 p.m. Monday at Stroger Hospital, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.<p>Miranda was one of two people shot …

Cook County

Belmont Heights neighborhood man shot 8 years ago dies

A 45-year-old man shot in the back eight years ago on the West Side has died of his wounds, officials said Saturday.<p>Michael O’Neill was pronounced dead Friday at 4:40 p.m. at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital in Melrose Park, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.<p>An autopsy Saturday …

Cook County

Man dies after Labor Day shooting in E. Garfield Park

A 25-year-old man died Thursday after he was shot on Labor Day in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.<p>Trenton Land, a resident of …

News

Teen bicyclist shot, wounded in Little Village

A teenage boy was critically wounded in a shooting early Saturday in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.<p>The 16-year-old was riding …

Crime

2 wounded in shootings Thursday after nearly 24-hour lull

Two people were wounded in separate shootings on Thursday night, breaking a nearly 24-hour lull in gun attacks in Chicago.<p>Most recently, a 26-year-old man was grazed in the thigh around 11:30 p.m. in the Trumbull Park neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.<p>He was on the sidewalk in the …

Loyola University

Chicago Beauty SHOT IN HEAD . . . Killed After REFUSING Gang Member's Advances!!!

A 21 year old Chicago woman was killed, reportedly after rebuffing romantic advances from an alleged gang member. Jasmine Jackson died of a gunshot …

Crime

Next surgery for Jim Kelly takes place Tuesday

Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly has returned to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where he’ll have the next stage of his post-oral cancer treatments.<p>The 58-year-old is expected to have new permanent dentures inserted into his mouth.<p>Kelly previously underwent a 12-hour surgery in …

Cancer

Nina Kogekar, Peter Gross

Dr. Nina Neha Kogekar and Peter Samuel Gross were married Sept. 1 at the home of the groom’s paternal grandparents, Merle Ginsburg and Barry Ginsburg, in Roxbury, Conn. Emily Snow Gross, the groom’s sister, became a minister with American Marriage Ministries to preside over the event.<p>The couple met …

Oracle

Man critically wounded in Little Village shooting

A man was critically wounded in a shooting early Sunday in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.<p>About 4:30 a.m., the 24-year-old was …

Crime

Man Stabbed During Homan Square Carjacking

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> A 34-year-old man is in serious condition after being stabbed during a carjacking in Homan Square Sunday afternoon.The victim was …

Crime

2 killed, 6 wounded Saturday in citywide shootings

Two people were shot to death — and six others were wounded — Saturday in Chicago over a 24-hour period.<p>The two homicides happened within 20 minutes …

Law Enforcement

Man, 20, shot in abdomen in Austin

A 20-year-old man was wounded in a shooting early Saturday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.<p>The shooting happened about 2:45 a.m. in the …

Crime

3 wounded in Gage Park shooting

Three men were wounded in a shooting in the Gage Park neighborhood Friday morning.<p>The men were sitting inside a vehicle when a white Buick pulled up …

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Woman killed, man hurt in West Garfield Park shooting: police

A woman was killed and a man was wounded in a shooting Friday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said.<p>The …

Crime

Man wounded in Lawndale shooting

A 37-year-old man was wounded in a shooting early Saturday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.<p>The man was walking about 1:45 a.m. in …

Crime

3 men wounded in Gage Park shooting

Three men were wounded — two of them critically — in a shooting early Friday in the Gage Park neighborhood on the South Side.<p>About 4:30 a.m., the men …

Crime

Man extradited from Mexico to face murder charge in 1994 Logan Square shooting

A 43-year-old man was extradited this week from Mexico to face a murder charge more than 24 years after a fatal shooting in Logan Square.<p>Cook County …

Crime

19-year-old man critically wounded in Austin shooting

A man was critically wounded during a shooting Thursday afternoon in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.<p>The 19-year-old was shot about 5 p.m. …

Crime

1 killed, 11 wounded in shootings across Chicago Tuesday

One person was killed and 11 others were wounded, including two teenage boys, between about 5:20 a.m. and 11:50 p.m. Wednesday in shootings across …

Crime

Two wounded in Brighton Park shooting

Two men were shot Wednesday evening in a Brighton Park neighborhood shooting on the Southwest Side.<p>The pair was standing on a sidewalk just before 9 …

Crime