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Rideshare Passenger Fatally Shot on South Side: Sources

Rideshare Passenger Fatally Shot on South Side: Sources

A rideshare passenger was shot and killed while inside a vehicle on Chicago’s South Side early Monday, according to police sources. The 34-year-old man was sitting in a car in the 7400 block of South Stony Island Avenue at around 2:10 a.m.

Police Warn of Robberies in Loop CTA Pedways

Police Warn of Robberies in Loop CTA Pedways

Authorities are warning people about a string of robberies that are happening in pedways of CTA train stations in Chicago’s Loop. Chicago police issued a community alert Sunday on three incidents in which five offenders have robbed pedestrians in the tunnels between the CTA Red and Blue Lines.

Forecast: Foggy, Damp & Chilly Start

Forecast: Foggy, Damp & Chilly Start

unable to retrieve full-text content NBC Storm Team 5 meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update.

Rundown: Uber Rider Shot, CTA Robbery, Hidden Picasso

Rundown: Uber Rider Shot, CTA Robbery, Hidden Picasso

unable to retrieve full-text content The top headlines you need to know as you start your day on Feb. 19, 2018.

Suburban Man Makes It Big in Dhallywood

Suburban Man Makes It Big in Dhallywood

unable to retrieve full-text content A suburban man thought basketball would be his ticket to stardom. Instead, he’s making his mark in movies that are big hits in Bangladesh.

Madigan Addresses Handling of Harassment Allegations

Madigan Addresses Handling of Harassment Allegations

In the past two days, House Speaker Mike Madigan has sent a pair of letters to Democratic House members as he combats questions of sexual harassment against one of his top aides and how he has handled those allegations. In a rare Saturday letter, Madigan announced a group of three women — including Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, will lead a statewide discussion about the role of women in the Democratic Party and how to “change the culture of politics.”    Madigan has also asked Comptroller Susana Mendoza and State Rep.

‘Get Behind the Vest’ Pancake Breakfast Raises Thousands

‘Get Behind the Vest’ Pancake Breakfast Raises Thousands

The 4 th Annual “Get Behind the Vest” pancake breakfast was held Sunday, and over 10,000 pancakes were handed out to people hungry to help a great cause. “(They’re) delicious.

Sit-Ins, Marches Planned in Chicago Over School Shootings

Sit-Ins, Marches Planned in Chicago Over School Shootings

Days after a mass shooting claimed 17 lives in Florida, rallies and walk-outs have occurred across the U.S. as the gun debate rages on.

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