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DePaul Student Sexually Assaulted, Robbed Near Loop Campus: Safety Alert

DePaul Student Sexually Assaulted, Robbed Near Loop Campus: Safety Alert

A DePaul student was sexually assaulted and robbed near the Loop Campus Friday night, according to a public safety alert sent by the university on Saturday.  The student was walking near Congress and Wabash at approximately 10:30 p.m., according to the alert. He was approached from behind and incapacitated with a noxious substance on a cloth, the alert said, then dragged into an SUV.

Cubs Game Postponed Due to Weather Concerns

Cubs Game Postponed Due to Weather Concerns

NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox CHICAGO, IL – APRIL 11: A general view of Wrigley Field during the National Anthem before the home opener between the Chicago Cubs and the Cincinnati Reds on April 11, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) Saturday’s Cubs game against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field was postponed due to concerns about the forecast for inclement weather, according to a release from the team.

Chicago State University Lays Off More than 300 Employees: Report

Chicago State University Lays Off More than 300 Employees: Report

Amid the state budget crisis, hard-hit Chicago State University laid off more than a third of its staff on Friday. Dick Johnson reports.

Alderman Refuses to Apologize For Using Racial Slur

Alderman Refuses to Apologize For Using Racial Slur

The removal of Blaine Elementary School Principal Troy LaRaviere this late in the school year has raised a number of questions. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

College Student Attacked on Train While Witnesses Watched

College Student Attacked on Train While Witnesses Watched

A 19-year-old college student in Chicago was returning home from a morning class Thursday when she says she was attacked by two people on a Chicago Blue Line train, all while witnesses sat and watched. Lauren Jiggetts reports.

Death of Chicago Bartender Run Over by Cab Ruled a Homicide

Death of Chicago Bartender Run Over by Cab Ruled a Homicide

Newly released surveillance video shows the troubling moments before a popular Chicago bartender was run over by a taxi cab after being beaten unconscious in a downtown crosswalk. Anthony Ponce reports.

‘Modern Family’ Star Asks Fans to Write to Boy Battling Cancer

‘Modern Family’ Star Asks Fans to Write to Boy Battling Cancer

The family of a little boy battling incurable cancer is hoping the Chicago community can help give him a very special birthday. Lucas ‘Bear’ Cervone turns 6 on May 7, and all he wants are cards and letters.

Things to Do in the Chicago Area This Weekend: April 29-May 1

Things to Do in the Chicago Area This Weekend: April 29-May 1

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