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Security guard helps 2-year-old boy found walking alone in South Austin

CHICAGO (CBS) -- A 2-year-old boy was found wandering alone in the South Austin neighborhood.Police said the boy, only wearing a diaper, was found walking in the 300 block of South Cicero Avenue around 4:15 a.m.A security guard at a nearby gas station spotted the boy, looked for his parents and called police. "He was just fine when he got to me," Gerald Foster said. "We came in, I got him a shirt, got him a juice and a bag of chips and just took care of him like he was mine." Police confirmed the child's parents were located. Police said the child does not appear to have any injuries. 
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Cubs meet the Cardinals with 1-0 series lead

Chicago Cubs (27-44, fourth in the NL Central) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (40-33, second in the NL Central) PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Adrian Sampson (0-0, 1.59 ERA, .53 WHIP, five strikeouts); Cardinals: Miles Mikolas (5-5, 2.64 ERA, .97 WHIP, 69 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Cardinals -200, Cubs +170; over/under is 9...
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Woman, 22, fatally shot during argument in Englewood

CHICAGO - A woman was shot and killed during an argument with a man Tuesday night in the Englewood neighborhood. The 22-year-old was arguing with a man around 11:10 p.m. when he pulled out a gun and shot her in the head in the 5900 block of South Bishop Street, police said.
CHICAGO, IL

Kopech explains balk: 'It was the right call'

Michael Kopech didn’t sugercoat how he performed in the White Sox loss to the Orioles on Friday night. Despite surrendering only three hits一 one of which was a bunt single on the first pitch of the game一 Kopech was unhappy that his lack of control and miscues let the Orioles score more easily.
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Will County Sheriff’s Office: Joliet Man Traveling With Open Alcohol Causes Fatal Crash In Homer Glen

The Will County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene of a tragic three-vehicle accident last evening, June 21, around 5:30pm. The accident occurred on 143rd Street, just west of Hillcrest Road in Homer Glen. Northwest Homer Fire, Homer Fire, and Lemont Fire personnel were on scene to assist the seven people who were involved in the accident and were suffering from multiple injuries.
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Smash-and-grab thieves hit Loop store

CHICAGO - Thieves broke into a retail store and made off with merchandise Tuesday night in the Loop. Just before midnight, police responded to an alarm at a retail clothing store in the 100 block of South State Street. They found the front door had been shattered with a rock...
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Chicago’s minimum wage increase and fair workweek changes start July 1, 2022

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP) announced the annual scheduled increase in Chicago’s minimum wage and a scheduled enhancement of the Fair Workweek ordinance requirements. Every July 1, Chicago’s minimum wage increases per the Minimum Wage Ordinance. The Chicago minimum...
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ILLINOIS STATE POLICE WARNING MOTORISTS NOT TO ENGAGE IN AGGRESSIVE DRIVING BEHAVIORS

Increased road rage incidents leading to violence on Chicagoland Expressways. The Illinois State Police is warning the public not to engage in aggressive driving behaviors as the number of reported road rage incidents resulting in expressway shootings is increasing. Motorists are not only at risk of being involved in a traffic crash due to road rage, but there is now the danger of being involved in an expressway shooting.
CHICAGO, IL

2 wounded in Woodlawn drive-by shooting

CHICAGO - Two men were wounded in a drive-by shooting Wednesday morning near Jackson Park in the Woodlawn neighborhood. A 38-year-old man and a 34-year-old man were standing outside around 1:33 a.m. when a white SUV pulled up and someone inside started shooting in the 6400 block of South Stony Island Avenue, police said.
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Dr. Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, Leading Neurosurgeon From University of Illinois at Chicago, Joins University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Newswise — CLEVELAND - A leading neurosurgeon from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, has joined University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center as the new Director, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery and the Warren R. Selman Endowed Chair of Neurological Surgery. She also is Vice-Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at UH.
CHICAGO, IL

Person of interest identified in parking lot shooting at Matteson Amazon facility

CHICAGO (CBS) -- A frightening scene outside a south suburban Amazon warehouse Tuesday where gunfire erupted in the parking lot.Police laid out yellow evidence markers outside the massive Amazon facility in Matteson, Illinois. Witnesses told police, two people got into an argument in the parking lot this morning.One started shooting but no one was hit. Both people involved had taken off by the time police arrived. Investigators said they have identified a person of interest and there is no danger to the public.
MATTESON, IL

Man shot, wounded at North Avenue Beach; 3 officers injured breaking up fight hours later

CHICAGO (CBS) -- A man was in critical condition late Wednesday after being shot at the North Avenue Beach the night before.Afterward, three Chicago Police officers were injured while breaking up a fight blocks away in nearby Old Town.A flyer posted to social media invited people to attend a "trend" at the beach Tuesday evening. It was around 4 p.m. when young people started showing up at North Avenue Beach for the event.With conditions still sunny and hot before nightfall Tuesday evening, the Chicago Police Department made two arrests between 5 and 6 p.m.Officers said while the gathering started off...
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White Sox' Michael Kopech Explains Balk That Scored Adley Rutschman

Kopech explains balk: 'It was the right call' originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago. Michael Kopech didn’t sugercoat how he performed in the White Sox loss to the Orioles on Friday night. Despite surrendering only three hits一 one of which was a bunt single on the first pitch of the game一 Kopech was unhappy that his lack of control and miscues let the Orioles score more easily.
CHICAGO, IL

Hendricks dominates Cards, Cubs shutout St. Louis 3-0

Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks continued his dominance over the Cardinals with another stellar pitching performance in their 3-0 shutout win on Friday night at Busch Stadium. Hendricks pitched 7 and a third shutout innings, allowing just five hits while striking out six Cardinals to get the win. Andre Pallante was the tough luck loser for St. Louis. He pitched six innings, allowing just three runs. Nico Hoerner’s second inning two run homer was all the offense the Cubs needed in building the 2-0 lead. Ian Happ’s double in the 5th inning was the only other run scoring hit in the game.
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