Elderly, Unarmed Black Woman Tased in Kenosha; Two Officers Suspended

(WGTD)---Two Kenosha police officers were suspended for five days for tasing a 77-year-old Black woman who may have had physical and mental impairments. According to reports that were released by the police department Tuesday at WGTD’s request, the incident began with a slow-speed pursuit that stretched from Mt. Pleasant to Kenosha in the early morning hours of January 15th. It wasn't clear in the reports why Mt. Pleasant Police initially wanted to stop the woman, since the reports provided by Kenosha Police indicated that the driver was obeying traffic laws during the lengthy pursuit.
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4 killed, 4 injured at Englewood party early Tuesday morning

CHICAGO — Four people were shot to death and four others were injured in a shooting Tuesday morning during a party on the South Side. Police said the shooting happened around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 6200 block of South Morgan Street in Englewood. Neighbors said there was a party at the residence.

21 shot, 3 fatally, Monday across Chicago

CHICAGO - Twenty-one people were shot, three of them fatally, Monday in Chicago, including a man who was killed, and two women who were wounded, in a shooting in Back of the Yards on the South Side. About 11:05 p.m., they were outside at a party in the 5200 block...
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Four local Chicago ice cream shops that you have to stop at this summer

It may come as a surprise to those who know Chicago as a freezing city with the nickname “Chi-beria,” but summer can get pretty hot in the Windy City. For us, a hot summer day is best finished with a cool, tasty sweet treat! And our favorite summer sweet treat is without a doubt ice cream. We know loving ice cream in the summer isn’t that original, but luckily, Chicago has a number of ice cream shops that are!
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4 Movies that were filmed in Wheaton

Wheaton is a suburban city in Milton and Winfield Townships and is the county seat of DuPage County, Illinois. It is located approximately 25 miles west of Chicago. According to the 2019 United States Census, Wheaton has an estimated population of 52,745, making it the 27th most populous municipality in Illinois.
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Over 21 vehicles issued citations in rowdy funeral processions

On June 4 at 2:22 p.m., police were called about a funeral procession traveling westbound on Roosevelt Road. A vehicle was observed driving in both lanes of traffic and had passengers hanging out of the car windows. The owner of the vehicle was issued a local ordinance citation for reckless driving, which was sent via certified mail.
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Alleged Carjacker Returns Toddler to Mom After Realizing Girl Was Inside Car He's Accused of Stealing

A Chicago man allegedly attempting to steal a car from a woman drove off with her toddler in the backseat before returning the little girl. On Friday, a 26 year-old woman was delivering food when an unidentified man allegedly pulled her out of her 2010 Nissan SUV, according to a Chicago Police Department news release. The alleged carjacker then drove off without realizing the the woman's 3 year-old daughter was in the backseat.

4 killed, 4 wounded in Englewood mass shooting

CHICAGO - Four people were killed and four others were wounded Tuesday morning in a mass shooting in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened at 5:42 a.m. after an argument inside a residence in the 6200 block of South Morgan Street, police said. Four people were...
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OMG Illinois’ Best Doughnut is a Dessert Lovers Dream

Did you know that the word "dessert" is spelled with two S's because you always want two servings?. That's not actually true, but it's how I remember how to spell it instead of writing "desert". After learning what Illinois' best doughnut is, I DEFINITELY want two servings. The doughnut combines...