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Man charged after shooting CPD officer in "ambush" while responding to domestic incident in Little Italy

CHICAGO (CBS) -- A man is charged with attempted murder after shooting a Chicago police officer responding to a domestic incident Friday morning in the Little Village neighborhood. Jalen Vales, 27, is charged with two felony counts of attempted first-degree murder and one felony count of aggravated battery to a peace officer. He is due in bond court Saturday. Around 8:30 a.m., officers responded to a domestic disturbance at the Taylor Street Apartments at 1342 W. Taylor St., an apartment building that also houses a Chicago Public Library branch on the ground floor. Police were called to the Little Italy building by a...
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2 men dead, 3 others injured after mass shooting in The Loop

CHICAGO (CBS)-- Two people are dead and three others injured after a mass shooting in The Loop early Friday morning. Police said five men were leaving Persona Lounge, in the 400 block of South Wells Street around 1:45 a.m., and got into an argument with another man. That man fired shots, hitting the five men -- killing two. One of the victims, identified as 29-years-old Duan Bates by the Medical Examiner's Office, suffered a gunshot wound to the left side of the head and was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition and was pronounced dead a short time later.A 26-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was also taken to Stroger in critical condition but was later pronounced dead.Another 29-year-old man was shot in the buttocks, A 35-year-old man was shot twice in the left arm, and another man of unknown age was shot in the left buttocks. All three were taken to Northwestern Hospital in good condition.Police are investigating.  
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Chicago First Alert Weather: Dry Now, Storms Later

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Finishing the long holiday weekend with wet weather including a thunderstorm threat. There's a chance for scattered thunderstorms in the late day but a bulk of the activity arrives after dark. Partly cloudy, hot, and humid in the lower 90s. The chance for rain and storms continues...
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Chicago's bloody holiday weekend continues: 54 people shot, 7 dead since Friday evening

Violence in Chicago continues to escalate over the long July 4th weekend, with 54 people shot, 7 of them fatally. The weekend kicked off with 22 people shot, four fatally, within the span of 20 hours on Friday. Violent encounters with police also popped up throughout the weekend, with Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown begging parents to take responsibility over their children.
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Lockport Mother of Two Allegedly Leaves Kids In Car While She’s in a Bar

A Lockport mother was arrested, processed, and released on an I-Bond for Endangering the Life or Health of a Child. On June 28, 2022, at 7:33 p.m., Officers responded to the 1400 block of North Center Street for a welfare check. Upon arrival, Officers learned that a resident had located two young male children, ages 2 and 3, left unattended in a vehicle parked on the street. The vehicle was not running, and all the windows were up. The interior of the vehicle appeared to be in squalid condition and the children were not fully clothed. The children were let out of the vehicle.
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Chicago shooting: 5 wounded in Parkway Gardens

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Five people were wounded in a shooting in Parkway Gardens Monday morning, Chicago police said. The shooting occurred while the victims were standing outside at about 12:13 a.m. in the 6500-block of South Martin Luther King Drive, police said. A 17-year-old boy was wounded in the arm...
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White Sox Wake-Up Call: July 4, 2022

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Illinois organization warns of gas leaks and explosions

(The Center Square) – A new report from an Illinois advocacy group shows damaging methane gas pipeline leaks occur every 40 hours in the U.S. The Public Interest Research Group, or PIRG, reports between 2010 through nearly the end of 2021, almost 2,600 gas pipeline incidents occurred that were serious enough to require reporting to the federal government. Of those, 850 of the incidents resulted in fires and 328 in an explosion.
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The Bear’s Den, July 4, 2022

With training camp ahead, where do Bears land in NFL power rankings? - Chicago Sun-Times - Plus, a look at the Bills, Rams, the NFC North and the rest of the league. CHGO Bears Podcast: Chicago Bears Schedule Preview: Week 10 - Detroit Lions - CHGO - In this episode, Nicholas Moreano and Mason West answer some Twitter questions and preview the Bears’ Week 10 opponent — the Detroit Lions.
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55 shot, 7 dead, since Friday in Chicago as July 4 weekend continues

CHICAGO — Fifty-five people have been shot, seven fatally, in Chicago as the extended Fourth of July weekend continues. Those shot include a 10-year-old boy who was inside his home when he was shot three times. The latest shooting happened in the Parkway Gardens apartments near the corner of 65th Street and King Drive close […]
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Chicago Bears 2022 roster ranking: No. 60 Nate Peterman

We are getting closer to the start of the Chicago Bears season and with that, we are getting closer to the 53-man roster in our countdown of the Bears roster. The list is going from 90 to one and ranking the players based on their ability to impact the Bears’ record.
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Kim Kardashian Shares An Adorable Photo Of North, Chicago Sleeping On Bed

Kim Kardashian is not denying her children any kind of attention. The mother of four shared an adorable photo of her daughters – North and Chicago – with her 322 million Instagram followers Sunday. In the photo, 9-year-old North and 4-year-old Chicago can be seen lying nose to...
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Chicago Cubs vs Milwaukee Brewers 7/4/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

The Chicago Cubs will go against the Milwaukee Brewers in MLB action in American Family Field, WI, on Monday, July 4, 2022, at 4:10 PM ET. The Cubs narrowly missed extending their unbeaten run to five on Sunday with an 11-inning loss after pulling off two upsets against Boston in an interleague clash of legendary organizations.
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Chicago Bears 2022 roster ranking: No. 59 Joe Thomas

As the offseason slowly counts down to the start of training camp we are counting down the Chicago Bears roster to see which players may be the most valuable on the roster. We are going from 90 all the way down to number one, and today we are at number 59.
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