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Girl Dies, Boy Missing After Falling Into Kankakee River

Girl Dies, Boy Missing After Falling Into Kankakee River

A 12-year-old boy is missing and his 13-year-old sister hospitalized in serious condition after the pair became trapped in dangerous waters in the Kankakee River Monday evening.

Man Stabbed on CTA Bus in Marquette Park

Man Stabbed on CTA Bus in Marquette Park

A 29-year-old man was stabbed during a fight with another person on a CTA bus on the city's Southwest Side Tuesday night.

More Than 60 Shot in Memorial Day Weekend Violence

More Than 60 Shot in Memorial Day Weekend Violence

Chicago police beefed up patrols for Memorial Day as more than 60 people were shot during the violent three-day holiday weekend.

Car Crashes Into Doorway at O'Hare Airport on Memorial Day

Car Crashes Into Doorway at O'Hare Airport on Memorial Day

A vehicle slammed into a doorway at O’Hare Airport on Memorial Day as travelers flocked home following their holiday travels.

8 Dead as Nation's Midsection Prepares for Severe Storms

8 Dead as Nation's Midsection Prepares for Severe Storms

Funnel clouds and twisters swept through Nebraska and Colorado on Monday as several other states in the country's mid-section — including flood-battered Texas — prepared for potentially powerful wind gusts, hail...

Popular Chicago Restaurant Vandalized With Anti-Gay Graffiti

Popular Chicago Restaurant Vandalized With Anti-Gay Graffiti

A popular Chicago restaurant is fighting back after being vandalized with anti-gay graffiti over the weekend.